NJBIZ - Sports and Entertainment http://www.njbiz.com/section/sports Sports and Entertainment Sports and Entertainment en-us Copyright 2015 NJBIZ Mon, 05 Oct 2015 04:49:45 EST Mon, 05 Oct 2015 04:49:45 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151001/NJBIZ01/151009985&source=RSS Pru Center, N.J. Devils partner with Goya The Prudential Center and the New Jersey Devils have teamed with Goya Foods in a broad partnership deal that will include prominent branding, new food concepts at the Newark arena and charitable efforts around the state, the organizations announced Thursday. Thu, 01 Oct 2015 08:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151001/NJBIZ01/151009985&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150928/NJBIZ01/150929809&source=RSS Eatontown sports video network teams up with Florida mobile app firm An Eatontown sports video network has been acquired by a Florida mobile sports platform, it said Monday. Mon, 28 Sep 2015 11:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150928/NJBIZ01/150929809&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150928/NJBIZ01/150929846&source=RSS Manufacturing The heat is on Three former college roommates are living the dream down in Sea Isle City. Fri, 25 Sep 2015 10:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150928/NJBIZ01/150929846&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150928/NJBIZ01/150929848&source=RSS Down to business Bracken promises Summit will produce more than just a lot of talk With over 500 guests having attended the first-ever New Jersey Business Summit in Atlantic City earlier this month, it's no surprise to hear state Chamber of Commerce CEO and President Tom Bracken say the &#8220turnout was phenomenal. &#8221 Fri, 25 Sep 2015 10:05:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150928/NJBIZ01/150929848&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150926/NJBIZ01/150929829&source=RSS Red Bulls name SNHU official education partner The New York Red Bulls and Southern New Hampshire University are teaming up to expand educational opportunities for both soccer players and students throughout the region. Fri, 25 Sep 2015 14:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150926/NJBIZ01/150929829&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150921/NJBIZ01/309219993&source=RSS In an effort to attract new members, developers are turning Edgewood into a family-friendly resort-style venue When it comes to country clubs, Eric Witmondt and Bruce Schonbraun know the stereotype &#8212 a focus on golf and not much else, an exclusive feel that's not so welcoming to their members' families. They also know that's not always what members are looking for these days. Fri, 18 Sep 2015 10:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150921/NJBIZ01/309219993&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150920/EXECMOVES/309219987&source=RSS Close Up Amy Scheer, chief commercial officer of the New York Red Bulls What you do Ensure the club is maximizing revenue opportunities across sponsorship, tickets and youth training programs. Fri, 18 Sep 2015 13:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150920/EXECMOVES/309219987&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150920/NJBIZ01/309219990&source=RSS Editorial Rutgers needs to get its athletic house in order Football players are well known for putting on eye black before they take to the field. It seems that at Rutgers, though, they&#8217ve confused eye black for black eyes. How else can you explain the latest bruises on the face of the athletic department following a string of high-profile arrests of players following a series of home invasions,. . . Fri, 18 Sep 2015 11:37:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150920/NJBIZ01/309219990&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150920/GRAPEVINE/309219991&source=RSS Grapevine State has 'more than a shot' at sports betting rehearing If you care at all about New Jersey's never-ending quest to legalize sports betting, then there's a good chance you've heard of Daniel Wallach, a Florida-based sports and gaming attorney with Becker Poliakoff. Fri, 18 Sep 2015 10:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150920/GRAPEVINE/309219991&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150918/NJBIZ01/150919774&source=RSS Stockton Blatstein buying Showboat casino for 22 million Stockton University has agreed to sell the former Showboat Casino Hotel in Atlantic City to developer Bart Blatstein&#8217s firm for 22 million, the school announced Friday. Fri, 18 Sep 2015 12:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150918/NJBIZ01/150919774&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150918/NJBIZ01/150919776&source=RSS PalaCasino.com launches app to provide virtual gaming for N.J. market PalaCasino. com, an online and real-money gaming provider in the New Jersey market, announced Friday it has launched its first mobile app offering access to casino games on smartphones and tablets. Fri, 18 Sep 2015 11:50:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150918/NJBIZ01/150919776&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150918/NJBIZ01/150919777&source=RSS Roe to leave NJSO The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra board of trustees announced today that James Roe, the NJSO CEO and president, has been appointed the president and executive director of the Orchestra of St. Luke. Fri, 18 Sep 2015 11:44:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150918/NJBIZ01/150919777&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150917/NJBIZ01/150919811&source=RSS National logistics competition returning to New Jersey If you&#8217re looking for a friendly game of &#8220pallet jack relay&#8221 and a good cause, find your way to Cranbury. Thu, 17 Sep 2015 14:09:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150917/NJBIZ01/150919811&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150917/NJBIZ01/150919815&source=RSS NFL Alumni, former Philadelphia Eagles QB, raise 100K for charity programs Ron Jaworski, former Philadelphia Eagles quarterback, recently visited the NFL Alumni Association headquarters in Mount Laurel to present it with a check for 100,000 to support its &#8220Caring for Kids&#8221 and &#8220Caring for Our Own&#8221 programs. Thu, 17 Sep 2015 12:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150917/NJBIZ01/150919815&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150917/NJBIZ01/150919824&source=RSS Stockton board OKs sale of Showboat Stockton University's board of trustees voted Wednesday to sell the former Showboat Hotel Casino property in Atlantic City, though school officials declined to disclose the buyer and sale price until the end of a due diligence period. Thu, 17 Sep 2015 08:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150917/NJBIZ01/150919824&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150915/NJBIZ01/150919864&source=RSS Update Report blames Saatkamp, Caesars in Showboat deal A new report lays blame largely on Stockton University's former president in the school's ill-fated purchase of Showboat Casino Hotel in Atlantic City last year, citing his &#8220haste to obtain approval of the deal&#8221 and failure to tell the board of trustees about legal hurdles that ultimately derailed plans to convert the gaming hall to a. . . Tue, 15 Sep 2015 14:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150915/NJBIZ01/150919864&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150915/NJBIZ01/150919865&source=RSS Privatized N.J. lottery not a moneymaker, report says Gov. Chris Christie's decision to privatize New Jersey's lottery two years ago has yet to pay dividends, according to a report Tuesday by The Associated Press. Tue, 15 Sep 2015 14:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150915/NJBIZ01/150919865&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150914/NJBIZ01/150919901&source=RSS Developer Blatstein agrees to buy Showboat from Stockton, source says Developer Bart Blatstein is in line to buy the shuttered Showboat Casino Hotel from Stockton University, a purchase that could close the door on the school's ill-fated plans to convert the property to a satellite campus, NJBIZ has learned. Mon, 14 Sep 2015 13:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150914/NJBIZ01/150919901&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150914/NJBIZ01/309149997&source=RSS How the ultimate sports fan can 'wear the game' It started as one of those silly things OK, dumb a college guy would do. Fri, 11 Sep 2015 09:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150914/NJBIZ01/309149997&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150910/NJBIZ01/150919999&source=RSS New York Giants, HackensackUMC Foundation announce partnership, create Tackle Kids Cancer Sunday Night Football is still a few days away but the New York Giants are ready to tackle. Thu, 10 Sep 2015 06:48:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150910/NJBIZ01/150919999&source=RSS