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Bust, Boom, and Hope: August 20, 2013

**Failed Sacramento Kings bidder Chris Hansen was unveiled as the anonymous donor behind an effort to force a public vote on the city’s proposed downtown arena. **The rebranded New Orleans Pelicans are seeing record season-ticket sales in advance of their “inaugural” season. **The Nashville Predators are offering a special ticket plan aimed at keeping rival Chicago Blackhawks fans out of Bridgestone Arena. Bust, Boom, and Hope: August 20, 2013

Winners and Losers--August 9, 2013

**The Big Ten Conference expects to distribute $26.4 million to member schools next year. **A subscriber fee dispute has resulted in Time Warner Cable blacking out CBS channels in markets including New York and Los Angeles. **RFK Stadium will be without a permanent tenant once MLS club D.C. United moves into their own facility in 2016. Winners and Losers--August 9, 2013

Bust, Boom, and Hope: August 6, 2013

**Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel is under investigation by the NCAA for allegedly receiving money in exchange for signing autographs. **The Big Ten Conference expects to distribute $26.4 million to member schools next year, with the payouts increasing to more than $35 million per year by 2017. **The University of Oregon unveiled a new Football Performance Center that includes a barbershop, duck pond, and locker room accessible by biometric thumbprints. Bust, Boom, and Hope: August 6, 2013

Winners and Losers--August 2, 2013

**Madison Square Garden could be forced to relocate within the next decade to accommodate upgrades to Penn Station. **Hurt by bad weather and not having any living inductees, the Baseball Hall of Fame drew just 2,500 fans this weekend to its annual induction ceremony. **Rutgers University reached an 11-year, $65 million multimedia rights and sponsorship deal with IMG College. Winners and Losers--August 2, 2013

Bust, Boom, and Hope: July 30, 2013

**Hurt by bad weather and not having any living inductees, the Baseball Hall of Fame drew just 2,500 fans this weekend to its annual induction ceremony. **The Chicago City Council unanimously approved the Cubs’ $500 million renovation plan. **The Dallas Cowboys this season are partnering with NBC to unveil a new 360-degree red zone view for TV audiences and fans attending games at AT&T Stadium. Bust, Boom, and Hope: July 30, 2013

Winners and Losers--July 26, 2013

**A reduction in the NHL’s salary cap under the new CBA has led to a relatively quiet free agency period. **“Turbo,” the Dreamworks Animations movie whose plot centered on the Indianapolis 500, generated a disappointing $21 million in its opening weekend at the box office. **Boosted by high-profile player acquisitions this past offseason, the Los Angeles Dodgers and Toronto Blue Jays are experiencing two of the largest year-over-year attendance in MLB. Winners and Losers--July 26, 2013

Bust, Boom, and Hope: July 25, 2013

**Milwaukee Brewers star Ryan Braun has been suspended for the remainder of the MLB season for his connection to the Biogenesis steroid scandal. **The Michigan Strategic Fund approved a plan to issue up to $450 million in bonds to fund a mixed-use entertainment district featuring a new Detroit Red Wings arena. **The NFL is considering adding a second Hall of Fame game, held during the regular season, as a way to boost interest in the museum. Bust, Boom, and Hope: July 25, 2013

Winners and Losers--July 19, 2013

**The free agent acquisitions of Dwight Howard and Andre Iguodala have had a tremendous impact on the Houston Rockets’ and Golden State Warriors’ ticket sales. **Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shahid Khan has expanded his sports portfolio by buying EPL club Fulham for a reported $300 million. **Though he’s been the biggest surprise of the MLB season, Yasiel Puig has struggled to adapt to his overwhelming media coverage. Winners and Losers--July 19, 2013

Winners and Losers--July 12, 2013

**One of the few times a sports team should be lauded for losing money, the New England Patriots exchanged more than 1,200 Aaron Hernandez jerseys, including 300 youth jerseys. **Anaheim officials said that the city-owned Angels Stadium is in need of $150 million in upgrades over the next decade. **After becoming the first Brit to win Wimbledon in 77 years, Andy Murray likely will reap a marketing windfall. Winners and Losers--July 12, 2013

Bust, Boom, and Hope: July 11, 2013

**The St. Louis Convention & Visitors Commission rejected the Rams’ proposal for a $700 million renovation to the Edward Jones Dome. **After becoming the first Brit to win Wimbledon in 77 years, Andy Murray likely will reap a marketing windfall. **Retired football coach Bobby Bowden is returning to FSU to help the school with fundraising efforts. Bust, Boom, and Hope: July 11, 2013
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