Lance Armstrong is finished as an endorser. On Monday, he was fired by one of his last remaining sponsors, Oakley, after cycling's governing body stripped him of his seven Tour de France titles and banned him for life. Armstrong was previously booted by Nike, A-B and others...MORE
First we outsourced our jobs and economy to China. Now we're outsourcing athletic endorsers too as Dwyane Wade signs with Chinese basketball brand LI-NING...Talk about rubbing salt in the wounds. MLB sends World Series e-mails to Washington Nationals fans...MORE
Mike McCarthy: TV Interviews Reel
Mike with New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul
There’s no biz like sports biz. Award-winning sports business reporter Mike McCarthy gives you his independent, no-holds barred take on the megabuck athlete endorsements and off-the-field scandals, the ticket deals and scams, plus the national sports news you care about from TV, Movies, Madison Avenue, Sneakers and Beer. Please bookmark our page and support our advertisers. Thanks for reading SportsBizUSA.com.
Mike with SI Swimsuit supermodel Kate Upton
Got a news tip, video, or link? Want Mike to cover your event? Or book Mike for a speaking engagement? Tell it to McCarthy.