Category Archives: The Statistics

Let him eat!

As he was being freed from a night in a NY jail, eating champ Takeru Kobayashi, stated that he was “tired and hungry.”  Well, not to worry Kobi! They are letting him eat!  After storming the Coney Island stage following Joey Chestnut’s Victory on the 4th of July, the Major League Eating commissioner stated that [...]

Talk about filling seats!

Hard work, phenomenal sales prowess, efficient marketing strategies, and (our personal favorite) EXCITING PROMOTIONS all have a part in the superior success of these teams. Take a look at the standings for these “seat fillers!” League Team % of Capacity Average Attendance NFL Dallas Cowboys 109.80% 87,814 NBA Dallas Mavericks 103.60% 19,883 NHL Chicago Blackhawks 103.60% 20,426 *Street & [...]

Hall of Fame Premiums & Promotions

Promotional merchandise aka “giveaways”, “premiums”, “swag” have long been a staple of professional sports teams.  According to a recent study by Sports Business Daily , the marquee player bobblehead or figurine may be as good in the clutch as the player himself.  Bobbleheads move the needle on MLB ticket sales last year producing an average increase of 12.70%!  Caps produced a 7% [...]