Dodgers Fever has officially hit Los Angeles -- and local carrier KCAL 9 is a big beneficiary. Nielsen estimates that the blistering hot team's victory over the New York Yankees on Tuesday night…
When CAA Sports and Roc Nation, the entertainment shingle founded by rapper-entrepreneur Jay-Z, announced April 2 they were partnering to create athlete management firm Roc Nation Sports, the…
Having already built a strong brand and business model in the music world, Roc Nation is launching Roc Nation Sports and will co-partner with CAA to represent athletes. Founded by Shawn “Jay-Z”…
Harold (Hal) Steinbrenner, co-owner/general partner, New York Yankees chairman & James Murdoch, deputy COO, News Corp.
Both scions of prominent fathers and strong managers in their own right, Steinbrenner and Murdoch were the drivers behind News Corp.'s November acquisition of 49% of the YES Network, or Yankees…
As the New York Yankees celebrated, Fox execs were popping their own champagne.
New Line Cinema is playing ball with Jim Carrey and Jake Gyllenhaal on "Damn Yankees," attaching both actors to star in a contemporized film transfer of the classic musical.
The optimism, innocence and breezy charm of certain mid-'50s musicals can be like a cure-all tonic, which makes "Damn Yankees" the right kind of show for an America plagued by soaring gas prices and…
Phil Rizzuto, the Hall of Fame shortstop during the Yankees' dynasty years and beloved by a generation of fans who delighted in hearing him exclaim "Holy cow!" as a broadcaster, died Tuesday in West…
Cablevision's MSG Network said Tuesday it has reached a settlement in a lawsuit over future telecast rights of Yankee baseball games that will allows it to air 85 regular-season games during the 2002…
Chuck Dolan's Cablevision Systems Corp. and George Steinbrenner, owner of the New York Yankees, denied reports that Dolan is negotiating to buy the team for more than $500 million.