Paul Fruitman discusses the Vancouver Whitecaps’ record-setting home opener attendance, ticket sales, premium seating, and growth opportunities for the team.
This week on the digest, 1.67 million people watch the Raptors vs. Rockets on Sportsnet, 110,555 fans attend the 2018 Brier, the ECHL expands to St. John’s, the Whitecaps set a club record home opener crowd, and DAZN strikes 3-year deal with MLS.
A weekly digest of the top Canadian sports business news, tweets, and more. All links are curated by hand by the Sports Business Canada team. Posted every Sunday/Monday. Submit your links to firstname.lastname@example.org. Disenchantment in the “mecca of MMA” Following the dismissal of Tom Wright, EVP and General Manager for UFC Operations in Canada, our friend Matthew Ryder at […]