Business of Sports: What's Ahead in 2012?
Expectations for the sports fan
- Duration 5:53
- Date Jan 3, 2012
Expectations for the sports fan
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Thanks so you know Latin man oh man if you -- home and had like the TV time.
It finally you've picked up some sort of gave me in some sort is for Rick Karr was -- this right now.
I -- tell you there are a lot of that stuff going on this weekend happy new year -- Chris miss happy Chanukah happy everything is -- -- there.
That's the big you know -- I did okay video idea I need to yell louder because it'll spark.
We're gonna happen -- -- Nobody -- -- and I am.
Here celebrating the new year.
One of my CIA heroes.
Former -- governor Bob Graham.
And I are meeting on another issue we're interviewing -- -- the -- on using his office before that shameless plug.
But it doesn't matter -- where I am right that's part of the deal.
Yeah -- -- it OK so.
Before we did until your picks and predictions we have like a bunch of great games this weekend.
We had a bunch of -- basketball of course at a talk seasons back look kicked off on Christmas Day.
Yeah gimme your overall your whole overall thesis on that -- that last ten days.
Overall -- -- the last ten -- this is why this pork industry it is 750 billion dollar business men it's because people -- didn't generate nearly two billion dollars the economic impact for those 35 locations.
What -- up dabhol notwithstanding everybody talking to many poppycock and that the NBA.
I think gains on Christmas Day I -- that gets you excited because if -- side.
But also that all kinds if -- records all across the board.
As far as baseball collective bargaining agreement has been resolved.
The real story about that for a while.
-- -- felt finishes its frenetic regular season here get get knocked out I don't care I wanna hear it don't why we're talking business here.
And -- far -- -- -- concern is that -- NHL season heading into the break with a fantastic winter classic because finish between the Rangers and the -- couldn't be any better.
Dow -- giants game when it did not have one of the -- viewers should thus far this season.
Because dealership in a while and it set the stage for a very successful conversion.
From NBC generally the NBC sports network is now taken over -- -- and it's regional.
So everywhere you look at the dollar signs are bigger than they ever have before the business of sports.
And it took my kid eat my signing and on the Oregon game on you say you're right about the bulls bald I have to say if -- can get into -- -- -- I think I can.
But that's not neither here nor there -- -- about it.
And are bearish unless you want Rutgers tickets in the future keeps saying this stuff about people -- -- for tickets a week later what's wrong with you.
At the act -- point taken I thought about -- your predictions for the new year one of them has to do -- Mark Cuban.
Yeah mark it will try try try but he will fail -- media consortium divided doctors why because there are a lot of other people in the life.
Stand -- steady LA basketball magic.
-- I can't imagine good jobs and Steven Cawley.
Guggenheim capital CO -- mark Walter.
Aren't element influential sports agent -- Mark Cuban is a great -- now because he's more into a national.
Champion NBA title holding Dallas maverick -- -- yet.
I don't think -- -- successful.
It is being divided -- only because there's something other people what a great big dollar -- I think.
Yet that you know hot that it's unfortunate that a -- -- -- screwed up in a divorce but there it is.
Let's talk about -- Olympics prediction.
Five point five billion people gonna watch that's way over our point seven billion at watched in Beijing.
We're also immediately clarion call for.
Business -- sports across the -- international development.
Brazil is excited because that's where -- games will be.
After -- in 2012.
Talk to Jack -- Annika Sorenstam together they're doing golf courses in Brazil this will open up a site of the world.
That hasn't been opened before from the sports perspective.
And we have the 2012.
Olympics -- -- heading to 2006 being in real and it Brazil.
Yet while that's good stuff I I -- to -- via.
Did a good.
Did a tragic -- NASCAR more than NASCAR needs pat why godaddy.com she -- back to don't.
I'm going to -- to godaddy.com -- -- -- -- but that's next Sunday at shameless plug you know I'm with our.
That's -- mobile and and the world next -- the national championship.
But the bottom line is Natalie dropped out godaddy dot and then get a good name.
She does need NASCAR -- validate her.
Capability of driving on this circuit jeez what an Indy car race if she'd done fairly well in an Asian Cup -- nationwide -- -- NASCAR circuit which hasn't.
Although she is a great spokes person it's great for -- -- With a great finish at homestead for Tony Stewart.
Viewer -- -- TV ratings obviously band viewership any interest in NASCAR up.
The economy is turning around at all the sports along with it and so it is important for her and NASCAR but NASCAR we'll get along fine -- -- -- Florida.
We unfortunately have to go public next time we're gonna talk about all the Soo glad they -- godaddy.com is right in there again because -- and big money in the east and will -- -- -- I'm not mistaken there all sold out already.
-- -- -- -- -- -- You're not mistaken and actually will talk about the national chippy creek because it's happening -- getting it actually.
Yeah and you know but it's a little New York centric but we gotta talk about Time Warner Cable an amnesty then -- you know -- tip.
Rick are you also have a great time -- Titanic.
I -- say hi to her and I will see you next week thank you.