How To Go Broke, by John L. Smith and Vince Young

Friday, September 21st, 2012

I'm no Darren Rovell -- much to the delight of anyone who has ever met me -- but I know a great sports business story when I see one. Or in this case, two. The financial woes of Arkansas football coach John L. Smith and free agent quarterback Vince Young came ...

NBA Celeb Bailout ’09

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009

 In these tough economic times, some professional sports teams have had to look for alternative ways to generate capital and stay afloat. Raising ticket prices isn’t really an option for many franchises as cost-conscious spectators are less likely to shell out top bucks. Plus, it would look like a cash ...