Another packed hour on the Offside radio show, where we talk the business and law of sports. Listen live at 1200AM or pick up the Podcast afterwards at http://www.team1200.com/.
We will hit the following topics:
1) The economics of Blake Griffin's dunk over the Kia Optima car during All-Star weekend. It had a tremendous impact for all brands involved, especially Kia.
2) The latest on the NBA lockout. We will talk about the lawsuit filed today as well as the labor law complaint filed by the owners. We will also discuss the significant (or lack thereof) of NBA players playing abroad as far as leverage for the Union.
3) We will talk the Isles failed attempt to get enough votes for public funding of an arena.