Top Sports Resources

http://espn.go.com/

www.sportsline.com

www.si.com

www.sports.yahoo.com

www.msn.foxsports.com

www.nytimes.com/pages/sports

http://www.usatoday.com/sports/default.htm

http://abcnews.go.com/sports

www.sportingnews.com/

www.sportsnews.com/

http://www.reuters.com/news/sports?type=sportsNews

www.latimes.com/sports/

http://sportsnetwork.com/

www.tennischannel.com

*www.ire.org (for information about investigative sports reporting and Computer Assisted Reporting)

*Websites on steroids (from IRE, Mark Fainaru-Wada, reporter from the San Francisco Chronicle)

    www.usantidoping.org

    www.wada-ama.org

    www.steroid.com

    www.snac.com

    www.getbig.com

*Data Sources (from IRE- MaryJo Sylwester, Sports Database Editor from the USA Today)

www.nfhs.org (high school participation surveys)   

www.nfhs.org/scriptcontent/Va_Custom/Directory/MemberDirector.cfm (all high school associations)

www.ope.ed.gov/athletics/ (Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act Data- about participation numbers, numbers and average salaries for      coaches, revenues, and expenditures for all colleges and universitites)

http://goomer.ncaa.org/wdbctx/ncaa_rpts/ncaa.rev_dist_rpts?p_rpt=NSP&p_type=USES (NCAA summary reports about how money is spent towards Student Athletes)

www.athleticdirectory.com/halloffamedir.html (Hall of Fame directories)

www.sec.gov/ (Often sports business is conducted by publicly traded companies. Here you can see endorsement deals, stadium information, and 10-K filings)

*Web Resources (from IRE, Carl Prine, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review & MaryJo Sylwester, St. Paul Pioneer Press) 

physed.otago.ac.nz/sosol/contents.htm (The Sociology of Sports Online edition)

www.esb.com (Elias Sports Bureau- great site for statistics)

biz.stats.com/sportswecover.asp ( Stats, Inc. collects unique data sets that are used by some teams to develop strategies. Has statistics for all sports)

www.sportsbusinessdaily.com (Sports Business Daily online edition- looks at connection between money and sports)

www.thesportseconomist.com (Contributors are economics professors at American and Canadian universities)

sports-law.blogspot.com (Legal aspects of athletics)

www.abanet.org/forums/entsports/home.html

www.law.cornell.edu/topics/sports.html

www.sportslaw.org/

www.law.tulane.edu/tuexp/journals/slj/frame.htm

sabernomics.com (Baseball statistics)

www.footballoutsiders.com (Statistics and commentary about NFL football)

www.footballproject.com

www.twominutewarning.com

www.footballcommentary.com

www.nfl-edge.com

www.drafthistory.com/articles.html

www.gbnreport.com

www.askthecommish.com/salarycap/faq.asp

he.net/~budsport.index.php (the "Killer Stat" for football)

www.pro-football-reference.com/ (Most important stats from 1960 to present for NFL)

www.jt-sw.com/football/boxes/index.nsf (Box scores for NFL games)

www.cfbdatawarehouse.com (College football box scores)

www.alleyoop.com (NBA stat analysis)

www.puckerings.com/research.html (Hockey statistics)

www.bigsoccer.com/forum/forumdisplay.php?s=&forumid=806 (Soccer commentary)

www.hbo.com/realsports/correspondents.shtml (Real Sports and Inside the NFL)

www.espn.go.com/tvlistings/weeklyoutsidethelines.html (ESPN's Outside the Lines)

www.worldstadiums.com (Listing of 8,500+ stadiums in the world, including capacity, location, building information and photos)