Market Heat Report: NYE Weekend Sports Take Over Top 20
Today’s Top 20 reveals tomorrow’s plans – and today’s, and Sunday’s and Monday’s. New Year’s weekend is jam-packed with college football, NFL, and NBA games so there’s something going on for fans of every sport. At No. 1 is Saturday’s Orange Bowl between Wisconsin and Miami, and at No.... Read more
Chicago Teams Criticize Proposal to Raise Concert Tax
After Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced his plan to increase the city’s amusement tax on concerts at large venues, Chicago’s professional sports teams and venues got together to declare their strong opposition. Along with a tax raise on 911 phone calls and ride-sharing services, the mayor wants to eliminate the amusement... Read more
Market Heat Report: MLB Monday
Monday’s Market Heat Report reflects an eventful day ahead of us- today’s Yankees vs. Indians, Diamondbacks vs. Dodgers, Red Sox vs. Astros, and Cubs vs. Nationals Division Series games are all among the Top 20 today, along with Monday Night Football’s Bears vs. Vikings. In weeks ahead, popular NFL... Read more
Market Heat Report: Football Season Underway While Baseball Wraps Up
It’s a super sporty day in the marketplace- so much so, in fact, that sporting events of one kind or another make up three quarters of all top sales today. The Top 5 sees Chiefs-Redskins, Cowboys-Packers, and Packers-Bears, with plenty more NFL games to follow. The AL Wild Card... Read more
Market Heat Report: Yankees American League Wild Card Game Leads
Moving up the chart to the Number 1 spot today is the New York Yankees American League Wild Card game set for next week. After their win last night over the Tampa Bay Rays, they officially clinched the home-field advantage for their last chance at winning the AL East.... Read more
Market Heat Report: NFL Sales Still Strong
Once again, post-weekend sales reflect the enthusiasm of football fans, with twelve games in the Top 20. Three of those games took place yesterday, including Redskins vs. Raiders in the top spot, Eagles vs. Giants and Patriots vs. Texans. One game tonight- Cardinals vs. Cowboys at University of Phoenix... Read more
Market Heat Report: US Open Tennis Takes Over
The US Open Tennis Championship in Flushing, New York is underway, and record-breaking matches are bringing fans from all over the world to see the action. Seven spots on the top 20 went to various matches in this weekend’s third round, next weekend’s semifinals, and the mid-week quarterfinals in between.... Read more