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ESPN Star Sports has launched its fifth service in Asia, a pay channel dedicated to the Taiwanese market, according to AD AGE. The service will "feature Mandarin programming, Taiwanese commentators, C
Last Saturday''s NHL season opener "was good news" for the CBC, as "Hockey Night in Canada" drew 1.28 million viewers for the Red Wings-Maple Leafs game, up 311,000 over last season''s Leafs-Isles ope
Sammy Sosa will throw out the first pitch before Game One of the World Series at Yankee Stadium on Saturday and Tony Bennett will sing "America the Beautiful" during pre- game ceremonies (MLB). Yankee
NY-based Family Golf Centers has acquired four golf facilities: Timber Ridge in K.C., Coyote Creek in Vancouver, Douglasdale in Calgary and Pine Canyon in NJ. The company also signed letters of intent
A N.Y. Daily News/WABC-TV poll shows that N.Y. residents "would overwhelmingly vote down spending taxpayer money to build a new Yankee Stadium outside the Bronx if a proposed referendum were held toda
Before the World Golf Village opened in May, the "attraction was predicted to draw 1 million people in its first 12 months," but so far it is "on pace to draw only 240,000 in its first year," accordin
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Host Communications has signed new agreements with the CompUSA Florida Citrus Bowl, the Builders Square Alamo Bowl and the Toyota Gator Bowl through 2001. Host now holds the exclusive radio and publis
The Twins, "because of club owner Carl Pohlad''s loyalty to Pepsi, have decided to end their three-year Metrodome contract with Coca-Cola after just one year," according to Charley Walters of the ST.
NBPA Exec Dir Billy Hunter responded to comments made on Wednesday by MSG President Dave Checketts, who implied that owners are prepared to sit out the entire season. Hunter: "Our players desperately
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The NFL Oilers, 9,400 tickets short of a sellout for this Sunday''s game against the Bengals, will be giving away 7,500 Beanie Babies. Oilers Exec VP/Marketing Don MacLachlan said that the promotion "
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