• Attracted over 4 million readers for 800+ Sports Business OpEd articles authored since May 2010

  • Monthly national media appearances (e.g. CNBC, Bloomberg TV, FoxBusiness, CNN) discussing topical Sports Business stories, including two appearances on NBC Nightly News during the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, two appearances on CBS Evening News and numerous appearances on CNBC since 2012.

Dr. Rishe talks about the 2018 World Cup, the finalists and the tournament's impact


CGTN America (7/9/18)… “Discussing Economics of the 2018 World Cup on Productivity Levels”



CNN International (7/2/18)…”Discussing Economics of LeBron James Move to L.A.”



Newswise.com (6/13/18)… “World Cup 2026 a Matter of Economics”



Forbes.com (6/8/18)..Authored “Creating Memorable Authentic Experiences A Central Theme At SBJ’s 2018 Brand Engagement”



Spreaker.com (6/3/18)… “Missed Opportunities”



Forbes.com (6/2/18)...Authored "Why Secondary Ticket Prices For NHL Finals Are Higher Than For NBA Finals In 2018"   



Forbes.com (5/30/18)… Authored “FC Cincinnati Ascends To MLS As City Shows It Can Pack The House For Soccer”



Tampabay.com (5/29/18)… “Rays Move to Ybor City Would Put Team in Heart of Region’s Population, Study Shows”



Forbes.com (5/28/18)…Authored “Why The Vegas Golden Knights' Success Off The Ice Should Come As No Surprise”



Tampa Bay Times (5/22/18)...Regarding Rays New Stadium Discussions



Blogtalkradio.com (5/15/18)… “Potential Economic Benefit of Legalized Sports Betting”



LAtimes.com (5/3/18)… “As Pujols Pulls Within One Hit of Another Milestone, He Still Belongs more to St. Louis than Anaheim”



News.stlpublicradio.com (5/2/18)… “Ballpark Village Shooting Spurs Increased Security, Concerns About Economic Impact”



Wsoctv.com (4/2/18)… “Potential Bidder with Carolinas Ties Visits Carolina Panthers”



Cnbc.com (3/9/18)… “Ways the NCAA Can Reform its Image, and Compensate its Athletes”



Forbes.com (2/23/18)…Authored “Day 1 Recap Of 2018 Sloan Sports Analytics Conference”




LAtimes.com (2/16/18)… “Streaming Video is NBC’s Fountain of Youth at Winter Olympics”



Wsoctv.com (2/6/18)… “With Football Season Over, All Eyes on Who Will Buy Panthers”



Wfpl.org (2/5/18)… “Could This Group Finally Bring the NBA to Louisville”



Telegraph.co.uk (1/29/18)… “Sporting Spectacle Mixed with US Razzmatazz: Super Bowl Delivers an Advertising Touchdown”



Foxbusiness.com (1/26/18)… “Super Bowl LII to Draw $500M in Ad Revenue”


Forbes.com (1/21/18)…Authored “Real Estate Investment Near Kings’ Golden 1 Center Revitalizing Downtown Sacramento”



Youtube.com (1/7/18)… “Developments Around Golden 1 Center in Sacramento with Scott Freshour”



Forbes.com (1/2/18)…Authored “Ownership Share Of Raiders And A New Stadium Are Too Much For Jon Gruden To Ignore”



Wsoctv.com (12/27/18)… “Consistency Key to Panther’s Success, Value as they Head to Playoffs”



Wfae.org (12/18/17)… “Panthers' News Brings Speculation About Buyer, Worry About A Move”



Forbes.com (12/18/17)…Authored “Carolina Panthers Owner Jerry Richardson Tarnishes Professional Legacy With Workplace Misconduct”



Forbes.com (12/1/17)…Authored “GumGum Partnership With Saints, Pelicans Points To Better Measuring Of Sponsorship Valuation”



Forbes.com (11/29/17)…Authored “Breaking Pact With Greg Schiano, Tennessee Athletics Department Shows Its Cowardice”



Kmov.com (11/27/17)… “St. Louis Comptroller Plans Appeal, Will Not Release Funds for Scottrade Financing Deal”




Forbes.com (11/1/17)…Authored “Oversaturation And Changes In Viewing Habits The Most Likely Explanations For NFL's Ratings Dip”



LAtimes.com (10/19/17)… “Babe Ruth Will Be a Bad Boy in a TV Bio as Major League Baseball Makes a Pitch for Younger Viewers”



1)3/31/17 - Appeared with CNN's Maggie Lake about the pay increases earned by the USA Women's hockey team

2)08/22/16 - Fallout from Ryan Lochte Losing Endorsements(NBC Nightly News)
3)08/19/16 - Ryan Lochte’s Costly Mistake(Fox Business)
4)08/19/16 - Predicting Lochte’s future endorsement losses(NBC Nightly News)
5)08/19/16 - Are Ryan Lochte’s Sponsorships at Risk(CNBC)
6)08/04/16 - Sports apparel giants battle for Olympic success(CNN Money)
7)06/17/16 - NBA finals tickets skyrocket (Fox Business)
8)05/24/16 - Inglewood To Host Super Bowl LV In 2021 (CBS Los Angeles)
9)04/25/16 - Curry injury latest blow to UA(CNBC)
10)03/31/16 - US Women’s World Cup Soccer Team accuses Federation of discrimination (Fox 2 News)
11)03/17/16 - Reacting to Putin’s Judgments on Russian Doping Scandal (Russia Today)
12)02/27/16 - FIFA Under New Leadership: How to Move Forward (CCTV America)
13)02/05/16 - Cam Newton's Endorsement Potential (CNN)
14)02/01/16 - Assessing the Economic Impact of Super Bowls (Bloomberg TV)
15)01/13/16 - The Rams Relocation to Los Angeles(Nightly Business Report – CNBC)
16)01/13/16 - The Rams Relocation to Los Angeles(CNBC-Squawk on the Street)
17)11/10/15 - Discussing Doping Scandals in Sports(CCTV America)
18)09/01/15 - Serena Williams Endorsements and Grand Slam Run (CNN)
19)07/30/16 - NFL’s Handling of Deflategate(Bloomberg TV)
20)07/21/15 - Sponsors Score Well at 2015 British Open (CNN)
21)07/10/16 - U.S. Women's Soccer Capitalizing on World Title (FoxBusiness)
22)07/07/16 - Endorsement Potential for Carli Lloyd(CBS This Morning)
23)05/27/15 - Sponsors Could Impact FIFA's Reforms (Bloomberg TV)
24)05/18/15 - Finding Value in NFL Draft's Later Rounds (CNBC's Squawk Box)
25)04/21/15 - Jordan Spieth and Under Armour (CNBC's Squawk Box)

Learn More


1) 08/22/16 Patrick Rishe discusses the business side of the Olympics (CBS Sports Radio)
2) 08/19/16 What’s next for Michael Phelps (People & Yahoo)
3) 08/15/16 Of Super Bowl’s $240 Million boost, South Bay only gets 20% (Mercury News)
4) 08/15/16 Michael Phelps could owe Uncle Sam for winnings from the Olympics (Money)
5) 08/14/16 Phelps' biggest contribution to swimming: Money (CNN Money)
6) 08/12/16 Why Michael Phelps may not be as marketable as you think (CNBC)
7) 08/11/16 Why Michael Phelps May Not Be Able to Cash In on His Olympic Gold (The Fiscal Times)
8) 07/28/16 Quality of a free education (CBS Sports Radio)
9) 07/22/16 Effect of ban on Russia could span beyond the Olympic Games (Yard Barker)
10) 07/13/16 The real reason male golfers are dropping the Olympics (The Source)
11) 07/13/16 Tim Duncan's impact on Spurs worth hundreds of millions (Biz Journal)
12) 07/01/16 Russia’s Olympic Ban: What Happens Next? (CGI)
13) 06/17/16 The impact of Russia’s Rio ban (The Source)
14) 05/31/16 Sports Copa America 2016: Tickets Information, Sales Update, Event Details For Centenario Tournament (International Business Times)
15) 04/29/16 NFL Draft 2016: Laremy Tunsil Loses Millions After Pot Debacle (International Business Times)
16) 04/21/16 Stephen Curry is also high scorer for Under Armour (CBS)
17) 04/14/16 ESPN takes a flyer on drone racing (Market Place)
18) 04/07/16 Secondary Ticket Prices with Golden State (CBS Sports Radio)
19) 02/25/16 How FIFA Reform Could Help Women’s Role in Soccer Governance (International Business Times)
20) 02/14/16 The 2016 Seattle Seahawks: No Points for Degree of Difficulty (Medium)
21) 01/16/16 Rams Departure May have Little Econ Impact (STL Post-Dispatch)
22) 01/13/16 The Departure of the Rams to Los Angeles (KMOX - St. Louis)
23) 12/23/15 Discussing Thoughts on Cardinals TV Deal with FS-Midwest (CBS Radio – 920 AM “Pressbox”)
24) 12/02/15 The Economics of Inflated MLB Salaries (Marketplace Radio)
25) 11/11/15 Disney's Iger Gets Involved in L.A. Push (CNBC)
26) 11/11/15 Russian Olympic Athlete Doping Scandal (CNBC)
27) 05/15/15 Why NFL Players Have Less Endorsement Appeal (CNBC)

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