Money drives Washington Redskins name change

Money drives Washington Redskins name change

Washington Redskins Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 6 July 2020 Money drives Washington Redskins name change In the 1976 classic All the President’s Men, Deep Throat becomes agitated with Bob Woodward (played by Robert Redford) over his lack of progress in...
MLB return in jeopardy, so is the sport itself

MLB return in jeopardy, so is the sport itself

MLB return? Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 16 June 2020 MLB return in jeopardy, so is the sport itself An MLB return to play would be more important to that sport than any other, yet major league baseball finds itself on the brink of disaster over the...
The NASCAR rebrand finally arrives

The NASCAR rebrand finally arrives

NASCAR rebrand Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 15 June 2020 The NASCAR rebrand finally arrives The NASCAR rebrand continues, a long journey from its beginning. The stock car racing organization holds roots in the South when bootleggers during Prohibition...
League accepting NFL protests. Tide turning?

League accepting NFL protests. Tide turning?

NFL protests Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 9 June 2020 League accepting NFL protests. Tide turning? If there’s one thing we’ve learned over the past few days, it’s that the NFL players own a lot more power than they (or we) previously thought. The...
What the NASCAR reopening means

What the NASCAR reopening means

NASCAR reopening Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 19 May 2020 What the NASCAR reopening means Sports are creeping back into our lives with some charity events, UFC fights and some soccer. But many more than expected tuned into the NASCAR reopening with record...
It’s a start: NCAA athletes benefiting from their likenesses

It’s a start: NCAA athletes benefiting from their likenesses

NCAA athletes Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 30 April 2020 It’s a start: NCAA athletes benefiting from their likenesses It’s not perfect, but NCAA athletes being allowed to profit off their likeness is a start in the right direction for amateur sports. And...
The NFL Draft: The league gets lucky

The NFL Draft: The league gets lucky

The NFL Draft Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 22 April 2020 The NFL Draft: The league gets lucky I’m not the biggest NFL fan (I prefer the college level), but I do find the actions of sports’ most valuable brand interesting and often amusing. Gronk going to...
NFL free agency at least provides a distraction

NFL free agency at least provides a distraction

NFL free agency Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 18 March 2020 NFL free agency at least provides a distraction Things are certainly in a strange place. People continue to be holed up and will be for the foreseeable future. All the while, a crazy NFL free...
Why the death of Kobe Bryant hits so hard

Why the death of Kobe Bryant hits so hard

Kobe Bryant Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 27 January 2020 Why the death of Kobe Bryant hits so hard I’ll admit I have complicated feelings about Kobe Bryant. But today’s not the time to go over the positives and negatives. Let’s just say he was one of the...
Kentucky Derby controversy – a good thing for the sport?

Kentucky Derby controversy – a good thing for the sport?

Kentucky Derby controversy Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 6 May 2019 Kentucky Derby controversy – a good thing for the sport? In boxing, controversy just primes the mob to yell, “We wanna a rematch!” In horse racing, with the Kentucky Derby controversy...
NBA branding needs fewer All-Stars for Golden State

NBA branding needs fewer All-Stars for Golden State

NBA branding Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 3 July 2018 NBA branding needs fewer All-Stars for Golden State Here I go again, spouting out about NBA branding. But can you blame me? What with the Golden State Warriors picking up yet another high-calibre...