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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 04 / 28 / 15

MLB.com goes with the header, " MLB Historically Sensitive To Outside Turmoil ." Last night's postponement of an Orioles home game amid violence and protest "isn't a first," and, "sadly, it's probably not a last, either." USA TODAY notes the possibility of the Chargers leaving San Diego for ...

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06/18/99
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

ROBERT O''CONNOR was named President of the Events Division at SFX Sports Group. O''Connor is Exec VP/COO of SMTI (SMTI)....Former ABL Reign GM KAREN BRYANT was named Senior Dir of Operations for Seat

Tags: AHL, Clear Channel/SFX Sports, NTRA, People and Pop Culture, WNBA

06/18/99
RAINBOW SPORTS TO DISCUSS "SPORTS IN THE NEW MILLENNIUM"

Rainbow Sports, a division of Jesse Jackson''s Rainbow/PUSH Wall Street Project, is holding a conference, "Sports in the New Millennium," June 30-July 1, 1999 in Washington, DC. The conference include

Tags: Classified Advertisements, NCAA

06/18/99
FINAL NATIONAL RATINGS FROM RECENT SPORTING EVENTS

The following lists final national Nielsen ratings from recent broadcast and cable sports programming (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR NHL Stanley Cup: Game 2 10-Jun Fox 8:00-11:00pm 3.3/6 NBA

Tags: ABC, Cablevision, CBS, Colorado Avalanche, Dallas Stars, ESPN, HBO, Indiana Pacers, MBNA America Bank, MLB, NASCAR, NBA, NBC, New York Knicks, New York Mets, New York Yankees, News Corp./Fox, NFL, NHL, Nielsen, PGA Tour, Southwest Sports Group, Media, TBS/TNT, Time Warner, TNN, Viacom, Walt Disney, Washington Mystics, WNBA, YankeeNets

06/18/99
ELECTION REPORT SHOWS SPENDING OF COYOTES ARENA BACKERS

The Coyotes and arena developer Ellman Cos. spent $1.35M "convincing Scottsdale voters to form a stadium district" to help finance the $624M Los Arcos Mall hockey arena and entertainment complex, acco

Tags: Facilities, Arizona Coyotes

06/18/99
FRANCHISE NOTES

In Vancouver, Neil Macrae, on the NHL''s action in the Isles'' attempt to trade RW Ziggy Palffy: "If you''re an owner and you have an asset you want to move or sell or give away, the league shouldn''t

Tags: Cincinnati Bengals, Franchises, Green Bay Packers, NBA, NHL, San Antonio Spurs, SportsLine.com

06/18/99
MEDIA NOTES

TV MONITOR: Last night''s 11:00pm ET edition of ESPN''s "SportsCenter" led with the U.S. Open, followed by Rangers- Yankees. FSN''s "Fox Sports News Primetime" led with Rangers-Yankees, followed by An

Tags: LA Angels, Anaheim Sports, Baltimore Orioles, ESPN, Acushnet, HBO, IBM, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, New York Yankees, News Corp./Fox, Sports Illustrated, Media, SportsLine.com, Time Warner, Toronto Blue Jays, Walt Disney, Washington Nationals, YankeeNets

06/18/99
THE GOODENOW AND THE BAD: JUDGE DOESN'T BELIEVE TESTIMONY

NLRB Judge Margaret Kern ruled in favor of the NHLPA''s "several complaints of unfair labour practice against the NHL," but she concluded in one decision that the testimony of NHLPA Exec Dir Bob Goode

Tags: Calgary Flames, Edmonton Oilers, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NHL, Ottawa Senators

06/18/99
A NEW GENERATION FOR MEADOWLANDS: COKE OUT AFTER 14 YEARS

PepsiCo has inked a multiyear deal with the NJ Sports & Exposition Authority to get exclusive soft drink pouring rights and sponsorship at the Meadowlands Sports Complex, replacing Coca-Cola. Pepsi si

Tags: Coca-Cola, Continental Airlines, PepsiCo

06/18/99
GIVE MARIO CREDIT: LEMIEUX GETS SUPPORT FROM PENS' CREDITORS

Mario Lemieux''s plan to save the Penguins "received a boost" yesterday with an endorsement from the team''s unsecured creditors, according to Ann Belser of the PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE. The creditors,

Tags: Franchises, News Corp./Fox, Pittsburgh Penguins

06/18/99
WERE REPORTS OF THE NBA'S DEATH GREATLY EXAGGERATED?

The NBA "was for all intents and purposes out of business" six months ago, but "now the story is very different," as the "fans are back, the arenas are packed and television ratings, while off slightl

Tags: Chicago Bulls, Houston Rockets, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA, NBC

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