Articles matching tag: 2015 Predictions

  1. Column: Sports Business Stories to Watch in 2015December 29, 2014

    It’s the time of year to trespass into the unknown and predict the biggest sports business stories to watch in 2015. Last year I should have played the lottery, hitting on all six predictions: The continuing saga of concussions in football and all of sports; Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s return to relevancy in NASCAR and what it meant to the sport; the O’Bannon Case; the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia; the continued expansion and cost of sports programming; and the growing backlog of worthy candidates for the Baseball Hall of Fame and its impact on the Hall’s business. There’s no way I will be as prescient this year…is there?