Tag: Sports Illustrated

Sports Illustrated Launches Ticket Marketplace, SI Tix

In 2014, Ticketmaster agreed to a $400 million settlement in a consumer class-action lawsuit that offered credit to 50 million ticket buyers who were charged “order processing fees” that were secretly profit centers for the company.

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Grant Wahl of Sports Illustrated on Soccer’s Growth in United States

Grant Wahl joined Sports Illustrated in 1996. Coincidentally, Major League Soccer played its inaugural season that same year in the United States.

Over the course of the past 20 years, Wahl has seen soccer and the MLS grow and improve in America. The league itself has doubled since its inception from 10 to 20 teams, will expand to 23 by the 2018 season and can be seen weekly on Fox Sports 1 and ESPN. Continue reading “Grant Wahl of Sports Illustrated on Soccer’s Growth in United States”