Howard Megdal

Capital Sports-Biz Report: MLS labor pains; Hal's Yanks:

Welcome to Capital’s new Sports Business Report, a weekly digest of news on what matters in one of New York’s highest-profile industries.

Bio: Howard Megdal is Writer At Large for Capital New York, and currently contributes to USA Today Sports Weekly, Sports Illustrated and Vice Sports. His books include The Baseball Talmud, Taking the Field and Wilpon's Folly. His book on the Cardinals will be published by St. Martin's Press in October 2015. Follow Howard on Twitter @HowardMegdal.

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Capital Sports-Biz Report: MLS labor pains; Hal’s Yanks

Welcome to Capital’s new Sports Business Report, a weekly digest of news on what matters in one of New York’s highest-profile industries.

Feb. 27, 2015

 
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The price of Hal Steinbrenner’s expertise

There is little question that Hal Steinbrenner, managing general partner of the New York Yankees, is the reason the team does not employ Yoan Moncada, 19-year-old Cuban uberprospect who signed this week with the Boston Red Sox.

Feb. 25, 2015

 
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Capital Sports-Biz Report: The A-Rod dilemma; SNY’s guy

News on what matters in one of New York’s highest-profile industries

Feb. 20, 2015

 
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Carmelo Anthony ends season, after a baffling wait

For nearly the entire 2014-15 season, the Knicks and Carmelo Anthony faced a decision over his injured left knee.

Feb. 19, 2015

 
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The end of Prokhorov’s Nets experiment

Grand plans for Brooklyn team come to nothing

Feb. 17, 2015

 
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Capital Sports-Biz Report: The state of the Wilpons; Red Bulls as anti-Galacticos

Your weekly report on the state of New York's sports industry

Feb. 13, 2015

 
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Red Bulls bolster depleted personnel, not profile

Announce midfielder Sacha Kljestan, most recently of Anderlecht in Belgium

Feb. 13, 2015

 
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In a big year for New York soccer, MLS comes out flat

Red Bulls and NYCFC create P.R. calamities

Feb. 6, 2015

 
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Carmelo Anthony’s season in isolation grinds on

Two ushers stood in the upper reaches of Madison Square Garden about an hour before the Knicks and Celtics tipped off Tuesday night.

Feb. 4, 2015

 
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Cosmos' Brooklyn experiment appears to be temporary

Play at home of Cyclones

Jan. 23, 2015