Harris Blitzer Sport & Entertainment (HBSE)

Veteran sports industry executives David Abrams and Arne Rees have formed the investment firm Velocity Capital Management, which plans to invest up to $50m (€50m) in early-stage sports, media, and entertainment c…

The National Basketball Association's Philadelphia 76ers have created a new development company that will spearhead the construction of a new $1.3bn (€1.2

In this week’s episode, podcast co-hosts Eric Fisher and Chris Russo interview Meredith McPherron, chief executive and managing partner of Drive by DraftKings. Fisher and Russo also discuss ongoing turbulence and change in the golf business spurred by the arrival of LIV Golf, Bruin Capital’s sale of streaming video technology company Deltatre, Susquehanna Investment Group’s new support of sportsbook PointsBet, a non-fungible token partnership involving the National Hockey League and NFT distribution platform Sweet, and moves by Fanatics chief executive Michael Rubin to sell his equity in Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment and further position the company into sports betting.
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Fanatics chief executive Michael Rubin is selling his minority equity stake in Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment, the parent company of the National Basketball Association's Philadelphia 76ers and…

Executive helped lead broad renaissance for NBA franchise

Hugh Weber has announced he is stepping down from his role as Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment president this summer after nine years with the organization

NHL team had been among last in the league to employ alternate uniform

In this week’s episode, podcast co-hosts Eric Fisher and Chris Russo interview Steve Phelps, Nascar president. Eric and Chris also discuss the surprising departure of Scott O’Neil from Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment, the continued growth and activity of Sportfive’s golf business, and the decision of trading card and collectibles executive Ken Goldin to sell his Goldin Auctions to Collectors Holdings.
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Scott O'Neil is stepping down from his role as Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment (HBSE) chief executive after eight years "in order to pursue new opportunities

The debut episode of the new SportBusiness Finance Weekly podcast features an interview with Scott O’Neil, chief executive of Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment.
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Fanatics owner Michael Rubin has increased his equity stake in Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment, sources have confirmed to SportBusiness

Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment, owners of the National Basketball Association’s Philadelphia 76ers and National Hockey League’s New Jersey Devils among other properties, has named David Gould as th…

Harris Blitzer Sports and Entertainment has suffered a fresh blow in its attempts to build a new stadium for its National Basketball Association team, the Philadelphia 76ers

Latest move closely follows fellow HBSE initiative to fight systemic racism

Organizational campaign adds to existing efforts through NBA Foundation

Josh Harris and David Blitzer, the billionaire managing partners of the National Basketball Association’s Philadelphia 76ers and National Hockey League’s New Jersey Devils, acquired a minority stake in …

76ers, Devils owners looking to expand sports empire