NJBIZ - Sports and Entertainment http://www.njbiz.com/section/sports Sports and Entertainment Sports and Entertainment en-us Copyright 2018 NJBIZ Tue, 13 Nov 2018 00:59:30 EST Tue, 13 Nov 2018 00:59:30 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181106/NJBIZ01/181109916&source=RSS NJ Devils and FanDuel team up FanDuel and the New Jersey Devils have entered into a partnership&#8212the gaming company&#8217s first sports betting agreement with a National Hockey League team. Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:33:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181106/NJBIZ01/181109916&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181105/NJBIZ01/181109938&source=RSS Making something old new again Specter of historic tax credit presents 'huge' opportunity for cities, developers Since the middle of the 19th century, the John A. Roebling&#8217s Sons Co. factory stood as one of the centerpieces of Chambersburg. At its peak, it employed 15,000 workers in a sprawling complex, famed for the Roebling wire rope &#8212 metal cables and wires used in the George Washington and Golden Gate bridges, as well as electrification,. . . Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181105/NJBIZ01/181109938&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181101/NJBIZ01/181109999&source=RSS Jets, MGM Resorts unveil sports-betting partnership The New York Jets inked a sports-betting partnership with MGM Resorts International, the gambling and hotel giant which owns the Borgata Hotel Casino Spa in Atlantic City. Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:55:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181101/NJBIZ01/181109999&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181031/NJBIZ01/181039955&source=RSS Jets, MGM Resorts unveil sports-betting partnership The New York Jets inked a sports-betting partnership with MGM Resorts International, the gambling and hotel giant which owns the Borgata Hotel Casino Spa in Atlantic City. Wed, 31 Oct 2018 16:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181031/NJBIZ01/181039955&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181031/NJBIZ01/181039960&source=RSS AC's Claridge Hotel to ban plastic straws in 2019 The owners of the Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City announced plans for the entire resort to eliminate the use of plastic straws beginning Jan. 1. Wed, 31 Oct 2018 14:44:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181031/NJBIZ01/181039960&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181030/NJBIZ01/181039993&source=RSS Caesars inks deal with Harris Blitzer, to open sports lounge at Pru Center Caesars Entertainment on Tuesday became the first gamingentertainment company to sign a deal with an NBA and NHL team when it entered into a multiyear agreement with Harris Blitzer Sports Entertainment, whose properties include the Philadelphia 76ers, New Jersey Devils and Prudential Center in Newark. Tue, 30 Oct 2018 08:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181030/NJBIZ01/181039993&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181029/NJBIZ01/181039970&source=RSS NJBIZ Lists Tourist Attractions View the 2018 Accounting Firms in the Oct. 22 issue of NJBIZ. Wed, 31 Oct 2018 11:52:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181029/NJBIZ01/181039970&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181025/NJBIZ01/181029924&source=RSS NJ pension fund won't divest Nike shares following Kaepernick ad Managers of New Jersey&#8217s 78 billion public worker pension fund said Thursday they will not divest from Nike stock, following requests by a member in September who was displeased with the shoe company&#8217s ad featuring former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Thu, 25 Oct 2018 14:15:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181025/NJBIZ01/181029924&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181025/NJBIZ01/181029930&source=RSS Devils, Pru Center sign multiyear deal with William Hill team first in NJ to partner with sportsbook The New Jersey Devils and Prudential Center have entered into a multiyear agreement with William Hill US that makes the NHL team the first professional sports entity in the state to partner with a sportsbook since betting was legalized in June. Thu, 25 Oct 2018 08:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181025/NJBIZ01/181029930&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181022/NJBIZ01/181029987&source=RSS NFL Alumni promotes prostate cancer screenings Getting men screened for prostate cancer may have gotten a whole lot easier. Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:18:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181022/NJBIZ01/181029987&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181022/NJBIZ01/181029994&source=RSS Emmy winner brings sound advice to Montclair State media students Marko Costanzo is known in Hollywood for his sound editing. He&#8217s created the effects for more than 500 films and television programs and been nominated for eight Emmy Awards, winning three for his work on HBO&#8217s &#8220Boardwalk Empire&#8221 and its limited series &#8220The Night Of. &#8221 Mon, 22 Oct 2018 06:55:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181022/NJBIZ01/181029994&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181018/NJBIZ01/181019864&source=RSS Kastner named campaign cabinet chair for United Way Ryan Kastner has been appointed the 2018-19 campaign cabinet chair for the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey. Thu, 18 Oct 2018 13:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181018/NJBIZ01/181019864&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181015/NJBIZ01/181019940&source=RSS Lizura takes on senior vp role at NJPAC Tim Lizura, former president of the New Jersey Economic Development Authority, will serve as senior vice president of real estate and capital projects for the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, the theater announced. Mon, 15 Oct 2018 08:33:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181015/NJBIZ01/181019940&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181012/NJBIZ01/181019953&source=RSS Mobile, online sports betting boosts NJ's Sept. take to 184M Bolstered by the rollout of online and mobile sports betting, the total taken in by New Jersey gambling sites soared to 184 million in September, almost double the amount wagered the previous month. Fri, 12 Oct 2018 14:38:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181012/NJBIZ01/181019953&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181012/NJBIZ01/181019956&source=RSS Harrison chosen to head Newark Museum Linda Harrison has been named the new director and chief executive officer for the Newark Museum, effective January. Fri, 12 Oct 2018 14:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181012/NJBIZ01/181019956&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181005/NJBIZ01/181009898&source=RSS NJ film industry 'ready for its close-up' thanks to tax credits, Murphy says Gov. Phil Murphy showed off the set for NBC&#8217s new spy drama in Cresskill on Friday, to drive home that the state&#8217s film and TV tax credit program was up and running. Fri, 05 Oct 2018 15:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181005/NJBIZ01/181009898&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181002/NJBIZ01/181009947&source=RSS Hamilton Township is All Play USA Hamilton Township has been selected as the locale for All Play USA LLC&#8217s flagship facility, the company said Tuesday. Tue, 02 Oct 2018 15:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181002/NJBIZ01/181009947&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181001/NJBIZ01/181009998&source=RSS Sax targets 70K raise from next Four Miler The patients at St. Joseph&#8217s Childen&#8217s Hospital in Paterson aren&#8217t just patients. They&#8217re kids, and like anyone else in their age group, they want to play and engage. Through St. Joseph&#8217s Child Life department, they have the opportunity to create art, garden, and play with therapy animals through their holistic. . . Mon, 01 Oct 2018 07:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181001/NJBIZ01/181009998&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180928/NJBIZ01/180929853&source=RSS Brisas named official empanada of Red Bulls Brisas Bakery and Restaurant, a family-owned establishment based in Elizabeth, has been named the official empanada of the New York Red Bulls. Fri, 28 Sep 2018 12:46:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180928/NJBIZ01/180929853&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180926/NJBIZ01/180929896&source=RSS iPlay granted platinum green business rating Indoor amusement park and event venue iPlay America has achieved a platinum rating from the Green Business Bureau, the Freehold-based company said Wednesday. Wed, 26 Sep 2018 14:09:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180926/NJBIZ01/180929896&source=RSS