Posts Tagged Sports business

Sporting Kansas City parts with Olum

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Sporting Kansas City declined contract options on several players, including goalkeeper Eric Kronberg, and terminated the contract of midfielder Lawrence Olum on Tuesday.

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Goodell and Smith meet on personal conduct

This is an Aug. 5, 2011, file photo showing NFL Comissioner Roger Goodell, left, and NFLPA Executive Director DeMaurice Smith shaking hands after signing their collective bargaining agreement at the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio. Saying the NFL is "making things up as they go along," players' union chief DeMaurice Smith wants the league and its owners to take disciplining players out of the hands of Commissioner Goodell. Troy Vincent, the NFL's executive vice president of football operations, countered that Goodell's authority was collectively bargained with the union in 2011, while the personal conduct policy in place nearly 20 years has never been part of contract negotiations. (AP Photo/Phil Long, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and players’ union chief DeMaurice Smith are meeting Tuesday to discuss the league’s personal conduct policy.

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NBA commissioner meets with Bucks investors

MILWAUKEE (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is in Milwaukee to meet with Milwaukee Bucks investors and talk with young professionals involved in start-up companies.

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AP Source: Sandoval reaches deal with Red Sox

In this Oct. 25, 2014, file photo, San Francisco Giants' Pablo Sandoval walks past fans wearing panda heads after striking out during the third inning of Game 4 of baseball's World Series against the Kansas City Royals in San Francisco. Sandoval and the Boston Red Sox have agreed to a multiyear contract, a person with knowledge of the deal said. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Monday, Nov. 24, 2014,  because the Red Sox had not announced the agreement. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — From his three-homer game in the 2012 World Series to that lasting image of his arms in the air celebrating another Giants championship last month, Pablo Sandoval made quite a mark in San Francisco.

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Alabama State fires football coach Reggie Barlow

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama State have fired football coach Reggie Barlow two days after the Hornets completed a 7-5 season.

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