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Associated Press Feature on Sports Business Radio's 10-year Run

Sports Business Radio is celebrating its 10-year anniversary this week. The Associated Press sat down with SBR Co-Founder and Host Brian Berger to discuss the show's success over the past decade.

Read the feature here: http://bigstory.ap.org/article/sports-business-radio-celebrates-10th-ann...

Digging Deep into College Athletics and the NFL on the 10th Anniversary Edition of SBR

We're celebrating our 10th Anniversary of Sports Business Radio, which launched 10 years ago this week. SBR Co-Founder Keith Forman joins the show to take a trip down memory lane and recount some of the most memorable moments of the past decade. Rand Getlin of Yahoo! Sports joins us to discuss the NLRB's ruling with Northwestern student athletes and how the ruling impacts the college sports landscape. Darren Heitner, sports & entertainment lawyer, Forbes.com sports business reporter and the new book "How to Play the Game" joins the show to discuss his new book and also Mark Cuban's recent comments about the NFL and what the league could look like over the next decade.

Listen to the show on iTunes, Swell App, Tunein Radio App, Stitcher App or here:
http://www.sportsbusinessradio.com/audio/2014/04/sbr-02-april-2014

Two-Time MLS Executive of the Year, Portland Timbers COO Mike Golub Chats with Sports Business Radio

Mike Golub, Portland Timbers COO and MLS Executive of the Year 2 of the past 3 seasons joins us to discuss the tremendous success of the Timbers and the growth and popularity of MLS in North America. Portland will play to the MLS All-Star game in August.

Brian Cheek, Director of Strategic Accounts for Postano stops by to tell us about how Postano is enhancing the social media experience for sports fans. Learn more about Postano at http://www.postano.com/solutions/sports/.

John O'Sullivan, author of the book "Changing the Game – The Parent’s Guide to Raising Happy, High Performing Athletes and Giving Youth Sports Back to Our Kids" joins us to discuss the interesting findings in his book.

Follow Sports Business Radio on Twitter @SBRadio.

Listen to this week's edition of Sports Business Radio on iTunes, the Swell App, the Tunein Radio app or via the link below:

http://www.sportsbusinessradio.com/audio/2014/03/sbr-12-march-2014

NBA Commissioner David Stern Reflects on his 30-Years Leading the NBA

NBA Commissioner David Stern, the first-ever guest on Sports Business Radio back in 2004, is retiring as NBA Commissioner at the end of January.

He joined Sports Business Radio host Brian Berger to reflect on his 30-year run as NBA Commissioner and discussed his legacy, proudest moments, biggest regrets and his future plans.

Listen to the interview here:
http://www.sportsbusinessradio.com/audio/2014/01/david-stern

Celebrating 10 Years of Sports Business Radio

2014 is the 10-year anniversary of Sports Business Radio. Over the past decade, we've gone one-on-one with some of the biggest names in sports.

NBA Commissioner David Stern, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, MLS Commissioner Don Garber, NCAA President Mark Emmert, College Football Playoff Executive Director Bill Hancock, boxing legend Sugar Ray Leonard, NFL Hall of Famer Roger Staubach, MLB Hall of Famer Ryne Sandberg, Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra, NFL MVP Aaron Rodgers, NBA MVP Steve Nash, Seattle Seahawks owner Paul Allen, NBA Hall of Famer Charles Barkley, super agents Leigh Steinberg and David Falk and golf legend Jack Nicklaus have all appeared on Sports Business Radio.

Listen to some of our favorite conversations from the past 10 years here: http://www.sportsbusinessradio.com/audio/interviews

Enjoy!

MLB Hall of Fame and Sports Licensing on this Week's Episode of Sports Business Radio

Maury Brown from the BizofBaseball.com joins Brian Berger to discuss the MLB Hall of Fame voting process. Does the process need to be overhauled? How would Brown and Berger change the voting procedures? They discuss.

Jason Bolt, Founder and CEO of Society43 stops by to discuss his growing sports-themed sunglasses company that has deals with the NBA and 80 top collegiate sports programs. Bolt also takes us inside the licensing process.

Listen to this edition of Sports Business Radio via this link:
http://www.sportsbusinessradio.com/audio/2014/01/sbr-10-january-2014

Sports Business Radio Counts Down the Top 10 Sports Business Stories of 2013

Every year, we count down the top sports business stories of the year. Listen to this week's show where we count down the Top 10 Sports Business stories of 2013.

Listen via iTunes, the Swell app or here: http://www.sportsbusinessradio.com/audio/2013/12/sbr-19-december-2013

Happy Holidays from all of us at Sports Business Radio. We're looking forward to our 10th year on the air in 2014!

Latest Edition of Sports Business Radio Tackles Sochi Olympics & Miami Dolphins Controversy

Dave Mingey, President & Co-Founder of GlideSlope (www.theglideslope.com) joins us to discuss the lead-up to the Sochi Winter Olympic Games & how Olympic sponsors are preparing their campaigns around a politically controversial Russia. Jason Cole (@JasonPhilCole), NFL reporter for the National Football Post joins us to discuss the Richie Incognito - Miami Dolphins story and take us inside an NFL lockerroom to see what really happens amongst teammates. Keith Strudler, Director of the Marist College Center for Sports Communication joins us to discuss his program as well as the program's new partnership with the Sports PR Summit. Listen to the latest edition of Sports Business Radio on iTunes or here: http://bit.ly/HD6wHO

Christine Brennan of USA Today & Jon Wertheim of Sports Illustrated Appear on Latest Edition of Sports Business Radio

Christine Brennan, sports columnist for USA Today and commentator for NPR and ABC News, Jon Wertheim, Executive Editor for Sports Illustrated and Mike Jones, GM and Director of Golf Operations for Kapalua Golf Resort join host Brian Berger on the latest edition of Sports Business Radio. Listen via this link. http://bit.ly/15ZzCpB

Sports Business Radio host Brian Berger's Fox Sports Radio Network Appearances

Sports Business Radio host Brian Berger has made a number of appearances recently on the Fox Sports Radio network to provide insight and commentary on sports business and crisis PR angles.

Berger joins Rob Dibble and Amy Van Dyken to discuss Johnny Manziel and Riley Cooper:
http://www.foxsportsradio.com/articles/-fsr-tonight-articles-445429/fst-...

Berger joins JT the Brick and Tom Looney to discuss A-Rod's suspension and Johnny Manziel's most recent controversy:
http://tinyurl.com/l7k83yc

Berger joins JT The Brick and Tom Looney to discuss Ryan Braun's suspension and his future here:
http://tinyurl.com/kufw2a3

Berger joins Rob Dibble and Amy Van Dyken to discuss the recent rash of controversies off the field in sports (13 minute mark):
http://bit.ly/1aaYUWb

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