Growth in Latin participation good business

Updated: September 28, 2006, 5:34 PM ET
By Richard Lapchick | Special to ESPN.com

If sports fans notice America celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month, they might think of the great Latino players in Major League Baseball, in which 29 percent of the players are Latino. Some might think of Latino boxers. Depending on their interests, they might know that 20 percent of Major League Soccer players are Latino. Still others might know that more than 3 percent of NBA players and Division I college student-athletes are Latino.

But would anyone think about NASCAR, winter sports ...

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