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BOB WOLFF TO RECEIVE VIN SCULLY LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD IN SPORTS BROADCASTING

BOB WOLFF TO RECEIVE VIN SCULLY LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD IN SPORTS BROADCASTING; PBS NEWS HOUR ANCHORS JUDY WOODRUFF, GWEN IFILL TO RECEIVE CHARLES OSGOOD AWARD FROM WFUV RADIO ***Broadcasters to be honored on November 1st in New York City***   New York, September 19— The late, legendary sportscaster Bob Wolff, one of the most prolific and recognizable voices in sports broadcast history, has been selected ... Read More »

NFL Week 1 Injury Report

ARIZONA CARDINALS at DETROIT LIONS ARIZONA CARDINALS   Status Report      OUT LB Deone Bucannon (ankle)        QUESTIONABLE G Mike Iupati (tricep), DT Robert Nkemdiche (calf) Practice Report      DID NOT PARTICIPATE IN PRACTICE   Wednesday LB Deone Bucannon (ankle), WR Larry Fitzgerald (not injury related), DT Robert Nkemdiche (calf), QB Carson Palmer (not injury related)   Thursday LB ... Read More »

PBR bucks back to Long Island, September 23 & 24

NYCB LIVE, home of The Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, to host the world’s best bull riders PUEBLO, Colo. – Following the most successful season in its history, and a fast start to 2017, the PBR (Professional Bull Riders) will bring its Built Ford Tough Series (BFTS) back to Long Island after a 12-year hiatus. NYCB LIVE, home of The Nassau Veterans Memorial ... Read More »

2017’s Best Cities for Soccer Fans – WalletHub Study

With Atlanta United recently breaking the highest average per-game home attendance record for every major sport except the NFL and the average MLS team today worth $223 million, up from $185 million in 2016, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2017’s Best Cities for Soccer Fans. To find the best places for loving on the world’s most favorite ... Read More »

2017 US Open Stats & Fun Facts – WalletHub Report

With violent grunts, squeaking sneakers and creaking necks set to join the Big Apple’s city symphony as play in the 137th US Open kicks off on Aug. 28, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its 2017 US Open Fun Facts report to get fans ready for 14 days of tennis bliss. Below, you can find a few highlights from the report, which includes ... Read More »

Report: Legalized Sports Betting Is Gaining Political and Public Acceptance

A recent estimate found that if sports betting were legalized nationwide, Gross Domestic Product would increase by $11.6 billion and more than 125,000 jobs would be created. A new Reason Foundation policy brief examines the growing acceptance sports betting, the negative black market effects of today’s prohibition, the potential benefits of legalizing sports gambling, and the constitutionality of the Professional ... Read More »

Wow-Women of Wrestling to Make Its East Coast Debut During Wrestlecade Weekend

WrestleCade Founder Tracy Myers Pacts With Female Wrestling Pioneer David McLane to Showcase WOW Superheroes, November 24-26 in Winston-Salem, NC   Los Angeles – August 29, 2017 –  WrestleCade Weekend, one of the largest annual independent wrestling weekends anywhere in the world, has added the WOW-Women Of Wrestling (WOW) to its all-star lineup of stars for their Nov. 24-26, 2017 weekend ... Read More »

Empire City Casino is Bleeding Blue! New York Giants Two-Time Super Bowl Champion Mark Bavaro Heads to Casino on Saturday, August 26th

Popular Tight End to Meet and Greet Fans, Sign Autographs in Entertainment Lounge  Yonkers, NY – Empire City Casino will be the place to be for fans of “Big Blue” when two-time New York Giants Super Bowl champion Mark Bavaro appears in the casino’s Entertainment Lounge Saturday, August 26th beginning at 6:30 p.m.  The popular tight-end will meet and greet football enthusiasts, pose for photos and sign autographs before heading ... Read More »

NASDAQ SETS SAIL WITH CLIPPER ROUND THE WORLD YACHT RACE

Nasdaq ‘Ignites Ambition’ as Team Partner in greatest ocean adventure around the planet Nasdaq is to be a Team Partner in the next edition of the unique Clipper Round the World Yacht Race, which sees a diverse cross-section of people from all walks of life put their everyday routines on hold to embark on the greatest ocean adventure around the ... Read More »

Take Me Out to the…Casino! Former Yankees First Baseman Tino Martinez Heading to Empire City Casino On August 16th

Four Time World Champion to Take Photos and Watch “Subway Series” Yankees vs. Mets with Fans   Yonkers, NY — Empire City Casino continues to bring New York baseball’s most popular players to the largest entertainment destination in the northeast.  Former New York Yankees first baseman Tino Martinez, a key player on four “Bronx Bombers” World Series championship teams, will ... Read More »