League Structure

News Articles & Books

MLS's New York Red Bulls Coach Hans Backe on why he doesn't like the MLS Cup (playoff champion), and prefers to focus on winning the Supporter's Shield (regular season winner) (ESPN)

 

Oklahoma senator, Tom Coburn, requesting that the NFL be declassified as a charitable organization and begin paying taxes on their earnings, similar to other corporations (Think Progress)

 

The International Wrestling Federation wanting to change rules in order to increase excitement (Wall Street Journal)

Podcasts & Webpages

A discussion on how playoffs reduce the probability that the league champion wins the playoffs (Freakonomics)

 

Additional Videos

 

Jadrian Wooten, PhD

@Wootenomics