NJBIZ - Sports and Entertainment http://www.njbiz.com/section/sports Sports and Entertainment Sports and Entertainment en-us Copyright 2016 NJBIZ Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:24:29 EST Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:24:29 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160208/NJBIZ01/160209800&source=RSS Super Bowl ad was 'smart bet' for N.J. beverage company Bai Brands Hamilton-based Bai Brands joined in on the collection of absurdist commercials that aired Sunday night during Super Bowl 50. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 14:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160208/NJBIZ01/160209800&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160208/NJBIZ01/302089998&source=RSS The rising Some better events, a better Devils team and, of course, Bruce have fans flocking to the Pru Center Since a high-profile change in ownership more than two years ago, executives with the Prudential Center have made no secret about wanting to &#8220tell their story&#8221 to New Jersey&#8217s business community. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 10:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160208/NJBIZ01/302089998&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160204/SFW/160209866&source=RSS Building their brand The best 'Super Bowl ads' already are on the air As the editor of NJBIZ, I hear the same concern from top executives at top companies How do I grow my brand &#8230 properly? Thu, 04 Feb 2016 15:05:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160204/SFW/160209866&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160201/NJBIZ01/302019991&source=RSS Cutting the mustard Chester-based French's feels upgrading product quality has increased its sales The French's brand is as iconic in America as baseball games and the hot dogs that are served with its signature mustard at stadiums around the country. Fri, 29 Jan 2016 14:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160201/NJBIZ01/302019991&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160128/NJBIZ01/160129762&source=RSS Borgata, Tropicana announce major Atlantic City renovation plans The Borgata and Tropicana casinos have each announced plans to make major investments in the renovation of their Atlantic City properties. Thu, 28 Jan 2016 13:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160128/NJBIZ01/160129762&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160126/NJBIZ01/160129829&source=RSS Philadelphia 76ers provide update on Camden training facility's progress The Philadelphia 76ers released an update Tuesday on their future 125,000-square-foot training facility currently under construction in Camden. Tue, 26 Jan 2016 12:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160126/NJBIZ01/160129829&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160121/NJBIZ01/160129946&source=RSS Ultimate golf center coming to Edison Topgolf International, a global golf entertainment leader, unveiled Thursday that Edison will be its first New Jersey location. Thu, 21 Jan 2016 10:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160121/NJBIZ01/160129946&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160119/NJBIZ01/160119746&source=RSS Court backs Trump Entertainment in fight with union, meaning Icahn could take over Taj A federal appeals court has paved the way for billionaire investor Carl Icahn to take control of Atlantic City's ailing Trump Taj Mahal, siding with the casino's ownership group after its union challenged the operator's ability to complete its Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings. Tue, 19 Jan 2016 14:38:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160119/NJBIZ01/160119746&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160118/NJBIZ01/301189997&source=RSS Klein's getting the max out of his business model Bryan Klein knows firsthand how life&#8217s challenges prevent people from prioritizing their health. Fri, 15 Jan 2016 11:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160118/NJBIZ01/301189997&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160114/NJBIZ01/160119848&source=RSS Senate panel approves updated North Jersey casino bill The Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee voted Thursday to advance the latest bill seeking a voter referendum on the expansion of casino gaming beyond Atlantic City. Thu, 14 Jan 2016 15:05:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160114/NJBIZ01/160119848&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160114/NJBIZ01/160119863&source=RSS North Jersey casino bill set to go before committee Just days after Gov. Chris Christie helped to broker a deal between Senate President Steve Sweeney D-West Deptford and Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto D-Secaucus on pending legislation that could lead to an expansion of casino gaming in northern New Jersey, the updated bill is now set to go before the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee. . . Thu, 14 Jan 2016 08:32:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160114/NJBIZ01/160119863&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160113/NJBIZ01/160119894&source=RSS In the office Powerball pool? Here's what you need to know With the newsworthy Powerball jackpot now at 1. 5 billion for Wednesday night's drawing, people are trying to increase their odds by pooling their resources, combining tickets and splitting the spoils. Wed, 13 Jan 2016 11:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160113/NJBIZ01/160119894&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160112/NJBIZ01/160119923&source=RSS Legislators propose state takeover of Atlantic City Senate President Steve Sweeney, state Sen. Paul Sarlo and state Sen. Kevin O'Toole announced their plans Tuesday to put forth a bipartisan bill calling for a state takeover of Atlantic City's finances. Tue, 12 Jan 2016 16:50:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160112/NJBIZ01/160119923&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160111/NJBIZ01/160119968&source=RSS Lawmakers, business leaders react to North Jersey casino referendum compromise Legislators and business leaders from both ends of the state are weighing in on Monday's news that Gov. Chris Christie has brokered a deal with Senate President Steve Sweeney D-West Deptford and Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto D-Secaucus that will likely bring a unified measure supporting a voter referendum on casino expansion to a vote in the. . . Mon, 11 Jan 2016 18:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160111/NJBIZ01/160119968&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160111/NJBIZ01/160119983&source=RSS North Jersey casino expansion plan faces legislative stalemate Lawmakers have until the end of the day Monday, which marks the end of the current legislative session, to reach an agreement on how they would want to alter the state constitution to pave the way for an expansion of casino gaming into North Jersey. Mon, 11 Jan 2016 08:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160111/NJBIZ01/160119983&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160108/NJBIZ01/160109843&source=RSS Atlantic City recovery bills head back to Christie's desk Three bills intended to boost Atlantic City's recovery efforts were given final legislative approval from the state Senate on Thursday, sending them back to Gov. Chris Christie's desk for reconsideration. Fri, 08 Jan 2016 10:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160108/NJBIZ01/160109843&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160107/NJBIZ01/160109876&source=RSS Sky Zone Trampoline Park opening in South Plainfield Sky Zone Trampoline Park is holding its grand opening in South Plainfield on Saturday after leasing 40,000 square feet of space in the borough, it said recently. Thu, 07 Jan 2016 09:42:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160107/NJBIZ01/160109876&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160105/NJBIZ01/160109950&source=RSS Atlantic Club back on the market Less than two years after it was purchased by Florida-based development group TJM Properties, the shuttered Atlantic Club casino in Atlantic City is now back on the market. Tue, 05 Jan 2016 13:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160105/NJBIZ01/160109950&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160104/NJBIZ01/301049998&source=RSS Resolution 2016 Change of heart When Tiffiny Marinelli founded Energy in Motion, a Rockaway-based business specializing in group exercise instruction and corporate wellness seminars, nearly 20 years ago, she never could have predicted how the demand for her services would change. Mon, 04 Jan 2016 11:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160104/NJBIZ01/301049998&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151221/NJBIZ01/151229976&source=RSS Top tips from N.J. lawyers on the company holiday party Much like wrapped presents, holiday parties come in all shapes and sizes. Mon, 21 Dec 2015 13:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151221/NJBIZ01/151229976&source=RSS