Special Report: Business of Sports
Clippers are climbing, but Lakers and Dodgers are still the teams to beat By MATTHEW BLAKE and JOSHUA NIV Staff Reporters
AEG signs El Silencio to feature at sports park and music venues
The Los Angeles Galaxy and Dignity Health Sports Park have agreed to a multiyear sponsorship deal with Santa Monica-based El Silencio Holdings Inc. in a partnership the team is calling the first of its kind.
Deals with blockchain and AR firms bolster team’s tech bona fides
Clippers keep focus on tech with new partnerships.
Partnership includes naming rights to G League affiliate, in-stadium signage, concerts
Casino retains naming rights to Clippers’ affiliate.
Club to operate affiliate with Beijing-based company signed on as sponsor
L.A. Kings adopt Chinese youth sports team.
UCLA and Wescom Credit Union have agreed upon a 10-year, $38 million partnership that will rename the school’s basketball arena from Pauley Pavilion to the Edwin W. Pauley Pavilion presented by Wescom.
Company will oversee in-venue sales as well as e-commerce for teams
Anschutz Entertainment Group chooses Chicago vendor for online retail and e-commerce at Staples Center, StubHub Center and other venues.
AEG Facilities, a stand-alone division of AEG, has agreed to a multi-year deal with the Buenos Aires Arena to manage and operate the facility. The 16,000-seat arena is controlled by Argentinian media outfit, La Nación, and is set to open their doors in mid-2019.
Snap and SeatGeek partner with LAFC for in-app ticket purchases
LAFC strikes a deal with SeatGeek to sell tickets via Snapchat.
The day before the 2018 World Cup hosted its first match, FIFA, the International Federation of Association Football, announced that the U.S., Mexico and Canada will host the 2026 games.