Quote of the Day

"We want to transition to one of those NBA teams that really is one of the world’s teams."
-- Bucks President Peter Feigin, on searching for an international brand to buy naming rights for the team’s new arena. ("Squawk Box," CNBC, 10/9)
Tuesday October 10, 2017 Vol. 24 — No. 22 Print This Issue

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  • Repeat Offender?

    Hill’s tweets were deemed detrimental because some ESPN sponsors were listed

    ESPN has suspended "SportsCenter" host Jemele Hill for two weeks due to a "second violation" of the net's social media guidelines, according to Frank Pallotta of CNN MONEY. Hill on Sunday took to Twitter to comment on Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones' edict that any player who "'disrespects the flag' will not play." Hill wrote, "If you strongly reject what Jerry Jones said, the key is his advertisers. Don't place the burden squarely on the players." Hill added, "Just so we're clear: I'm not advocating a NFL boycott. But an unfair burden has been put on players in Dallas & Miami w/ anthem directives." ESPN's Michael Smith, who co-hosts the 6:00pm ET version of "SportsCenter," did "not appear" on yesterday's broadcast. A source said that with Hi ...

  • Walk The Line

    Jones says players "need consequences" to avoid peer pressure regarding protests.

  • On The Exempt List

    Trump threatens to hurt NFL with federal tax law as feud continues.

  • Hitting The Jackpot

    Golden Knights ready to take Vegas ice for first time.

  • Square Dance

    Knicks sign website publisher to jersey patch deal.

  • Payment Process

    The 76ers hope Joel Embiid can stay healthy and fulfill his immense potential with new mega-deal.

  • Far East Movement

    NBA new league-wide deal with Rakuten could help expedite games being held in Japan.

  • School Ties

    ESPN promotes Lee Fitting to oversee college nets' production.

  • See You Later, Alligator

    UF debuts its swamp-themed Nike football uniforms, but fans are lukewarm on the move.

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