Tampa Bay Lightning honor fallen Tampa officer

Sports is often cited as a way to escape from the drudgery often encountered in every day life. Sometimes, it does more than help us escape. It actually can contribute…

Peyton Manning's 7th annual PeyBack Bowl

This guy seems to do it all. (His commercials are awesome). The PeyBack Bowl “partners local and national celebrities with corporate sponsors for an evening of bowling featuring great prizes…

Notah Begay and the NB3 Challenge

NB3 Challenge – Notah Begay, Tiger Woods, Mike Weir, and Camilo Villegas. The corresponding press release can be found at http://www.notah.com/content.aspx?id=783. Congratulations to all involved on a great event. [vodpod…

Survey results from LBG Research

While not sports-focused, this is clearly relevant to those at sports properties and companies who are currently working together or considering partnerships. The complete report, “Making the Most of What…

ESPN and Veterans Day; Schaap and "The Sporting Life"

From Street & Smith’s SportsBusiness Daily’s Closing Bell, Aug. 28, 2009. Kudos to ESPN for highlighting this very special day and for providing another forum for Jeremy Schaap’s reporting. ESPN…

Run for a Dream

Great opportunity for those interested in running a marathon and a great model for those organizations looking to attract donors in a creative way. To learn more about Run for…

Mickelson and Start Smart

Mickelsons Host Fifth Annual "Start Smart" Event

The PGA and its member tournaments and players have been amongst the most committed, whether measured by time or money, to charitable causes. Phil Mickelson is certainly an example of…

14 Billion-dollar donors…with a touch of sports

A quick scanning of the bios showed a couple of sports-targeted, at least in part, philanthropists.  Outside of super-entrepreneur Ted Turner at #14, the most sports-centric is Dietmar Hopp. Hopp,…

Lance Armstrong, technology take on cancer

The LIVESTRONG Global Cancer Summit will be running from today to Wed, Aug. 26th. You can get more information and sign up for updates at http://livestrongblog.org/.  Below is an article…

Eunice Kennedy Shriver – Obit from SI

Jack McCallum’s piece was so good – he had a tremendous subject to write about – that I wanted to make sure it got another run.  The full article can…