Leveling the playing field : how the law can make sports better for fans /

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Weiler, Paul C
Format: Book
Published: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2000
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Table of Contents:
  • Prologue: Sports on trial
  • I. The integrity of sports. Misconduct on the field
  • Honoring civil rights in sports
  • The deadliest sin in sports - The sports war on drugs
  • Athletes as role models
  • The moral ideal for American sports
  • II. Owners versus players. Show us the money
  • Sports joins the union
  • Opening the Flood-gates
  • What antitrust did for players
  • How to level the player field
  • Salary sharing among players
  • III. Owners versus owners--and fans. The brave new world of franchise free agency
  • How far have we traveled?
  • What the law should do with Raiders
  • Stadium socialism or a stadium cap?
  • Sports in intellectual space
  • What should leagues be like?
  • Expand or break up the big leagues?
  • A better world for fans
  • Epilogue: A performance-enhancing law for sports