Quote of the Day

"What we owe players is a full description of the risks involved with playing. As long as a player fully understands the risks, why should we feel sorry for him when he gets hurt?"
-– Flames President of Hockey Operations Brian Burke, on the NHL’s role in concussion prevention and player safety. (CALGARY SUN, 11/26)
Tuesday November 26, 2013 Vol. 20 — No. 55 Print This Issue

Top Stories

  • Taking A Big Step Forward

    Rogers also controls mobile rights, Internet streaming and radio rights

    The NHL’s new Canadian media rights agreement with Rogers Communications for 12 years and C$5.2B was formally announced at a press conference this morning in Toronto. The deal starts next season and continues through the '25-26 season. “It’s a game-changer for hockey broadcasting in Canada,” said Rogers President & CEO Nadir Mohamed. “We’re proud to bring more games, more content and more in-depth coverage. We’ve been looking to build on our sports portfolio for some time and have now substantially built our Sportsnet brand.” Rogers signed sublicensing deals with CBC for English-language broadcasts of “HNIC” and other game telecasts, and TVA for all national French-language mul ...

  • Time To Take Action

    Former NHLers file lawsuit claiming league concealed concussion risks.

  • Islands Of Adventure

    Beckham targeting PortMiami as potential MLS stadium site.

  • Risk Vs. Reward

    Does Kobe's big-money deal limit Lakers going forward?

  • Bloom Off The Rose?

    adidas faces another prolonged stretch without its top endorser after Derrick Rose is shut down.

  • Center Of Attention

    SportsCenter app offers deep content but needs fine tuning.

  • Good Luck Chuck

    Mariners' Armstrong makes surprising decision to retire.

  • Modern Technology

    Actor Eric Stonestreet brings his social media muscle to bear in AT&T's "Be The Fan" campaign.

  • Pick Of The Litter

    SBD/SBJ Reader Survey results: Robert Kraft, Micky Arison cited as effective team owners.

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