FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The NFL folded its development league in Europe after 16 years on Friday, calling the decision a sound business move that will allow for a stronger international focus on regular-season games outside the United States. The announcement came less than a week after the Hamburg... Read more
by Seth D. Olson TicketNews.com Could ‘Roid Rage’ have been a factor in the alleged murder-suicide of WWE star Chris Benoit’s wife and child? Some believe so. “A lot of prescription medication” was found in the home, including anabolic steroids, said Fayette County Sheriff Lt. Tommy Pope. Chris Benoit... Read more
New York Times : Following a grisly murder scene created by a former champion, World Wrestling Entertainment is trying mightily to cut ties with a deed that echoes a sport that stages brawls between feuding, well-built men. So close are the similarities that they may include the cause of... Read more
Without a binding agreement between Nashville Predators owner Craig Leipold and Canadian billionaire Jim Balsillie, talk of the team relocating to Canada is strictly premature. That was NHL commissioner Gary Bettman’s stern message Wednesday after a meeting of the league’s board of governors. Leipold and Balsillie, the co-CEO of... Read more
From The New York Times: SAN FRANCISCO, June 20 — Just one day after the management shake-up at Yahoo, the company’s board was called on to make a decision that had nothing to do with the resignation of Terry S. Semel as chief executive or the appointment of the... Read more
By Alfred Branch, Jr. TicketNews.com Police busted a pair of alleged ticket scalpers Tuesday within a half-mile of where the College World Series is being played in Omaha, NE, marking the latest attempt by the NCAA to strike out ticket reselling. According to Omaha police, Chavet Sikes of Holdrege,... Read more
By Takashi Miutsya Ticketnetwork.com Everybody is waiting to see the historical achievement. As of June 17th, Barry Bonds has 748 home runs, and he only has 8 more to beat the record set by Hank Aaron (July 20, 1976), and the obvious question is, when is it going to... Read more
By Stacey Willets TicketNews.com releases its exclusive weekly Top Tens today. Read on for a sneak peek of this week’s hot events. Though the dog days of summer haven’t quite officially begun, a lot of people are already looking ahead to September. While some of them are simply counting... Read more
The Denver Broncos have raised single-game ticket prices for fans who want seats closer to the field by $5-$10. The Broncos also announced that single game tickets will go on sale June 28th beginning at 11:00am. Read more
HAMILTON (CP) – There’s no guarantee that the NHL will be coming to Hamilton but hockey fans already have the option of reserving their seats at Copps Coliseum. Ticketmaster began taking deposits for Hamilton Predators season tickets on Thursday even though Jim Balsillie’s purchase of the NHL team in... Read more