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BShapiro
Podcast Episodes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/TaoEp0640.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSWhen it comes to corporate sponsorship activation, having a shorthand with sports franchises can be a key asset. Ben Shapiro relates back to his experience at selling The Golden State Warriors, first in the ticket sales office, before rising in the

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ADolich
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http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/TaoEp0588.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSAndy Dolich’s career has spanned over 40 years, with just about every type of sport imaginable. Dolich recalls his early days with the Philadelphia 76ers, Maryland Arrows, Washington Capitals and Washington Diplomats. But Dolich’s 15-year stint with the Oakland Athletics helped

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Stub Hub located on 1440 Broadway in Manhattan on Tuesday, March 19, 2013. Credit: Byron Smith
Blog Posts

StubHub’s battle with The National Basketball Association’s Golden State Warriors and Ticketmaster got a little deeper on Friday, July 31, 2015 according to a Law360 report, when two motions to dismiss the case were heard by a Federal Court Judge in a California courtroom. The TM/GS Warriors argument: The StubHub

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Ticket Secondary Wars
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The Ticket Secondary Wars of 2015 have now gotten state legislators involved in Florida, Washington State, Michigan and Missouri, coupled with two lawsuits against professional teams who have canceled tickets for not using Ticketmaster resale channels. It has created a debate about whether resellers have the ability to maximize their

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NBA
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The NBA 2014-15 regular season wound down completely from April 13-15, 2015 with the last vestiges of home games finished off. Remarkably, ticket dumping didn’t happen in most cases, although there were some startling bad GIPs for a few games, it was not the norm overall. April 13, 2015 The

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NBA Resale Market
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The NBA began to wind down its season during the week of April 6-12, 2015 with few games on the slate as every team aimed toward the playoffs. There is always a week in between the NBA and NHL playoffs, with the ability of both to rest their players and

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StubHub
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One of StubHub’s most challenging issues to combat in their lawsuit against Ticketmaster is how StubHub’s sellers are charged for tickets placed on the secondary market’s site.¬†Ticketmaster might have a few issues with that too. Specifically when it comes down to the topic of preferential pricing, where specific seller metrics

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NBA Secondary Recap
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The NBA secondary market for March 30-April 5, saw some incredible action by the San Antonio Spurs-Miami Heat contest on March 31, which had the highest MCAP ($1.56 million) out of all of the resales during that period. The Golden State Warriors-Dallas Mavericks matchup shined, hitting $1.118 million MCAP against

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StubHub lawsuit
Blog Posts

StubHub’s watershed lawsuit against Ticketmaster and The Golden State Warriors illustrates a huge issue: Should one vendor be able to control both the primary and secondary markets? Here’s the lawsuit filed by StubHub, and some of the accusations are big. While ticket brokers have existed in the shadows for years,

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NBA
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March 23, 2015 The Memphis Grizzlies-New York Knicks battle at Madison Square Garden opened up with a surprising Monday $1.4 million MCAP with 3,682 SVG sitting out on the marketplace. But that doesn’t mean it was a good thing for resellers, as the ARP was $53.86 against a $77.46 MLP

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