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Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Against NFL Over Painkiller DistributionPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 17 / 14
A federal court judge today dismissed a lawsuit against the NFL brought by former players alleging the league failed to oversee the distribution of prescription painkillers. Judge William Alsup ruled that the lawsuit was preempted by federal labor law, as the NFL had contended, because the pl...
The following lists preliminary overnight Nielsen ratings from recent sports events (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR "NHL On ABC": (regional) 3/24 ABC 1:00-4:00pm 1.2/3 LPGA: Nabisco Champ.
CBS'' 5.8/13 overnight Nielsen rating for its NCAA men''s basketball tournament coverage through Sunday is down 3% from last year''s 6.0/12. Saturday''s regional finals drew a 6.8 preliminary rating,
The following lists final Nielsen ratings from recent sports events (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR NHL On ABC: (regional) 3/17 ABC 3:00-6:00pm 1.1/3 NCAA Men''s B-Ball: MO-Duke 3/17 CBS 1:00
Mavericks Owner MARK CUBAN will guest host CNBC''s "SQUAWK BOX" on March 30. Cuban will appear with anchor MARK HAINES for the entire three hours, "bringing an end to the program''s first-ever Head Ho
XFL officials will arrive in DC Tuesday to meet with the D.C. Sports & Entertainment Commission, which operates RFK Stadium, about "placing an expansion team there in either" ''02 or ''03, according t
CBS "has caught up, and in some ways, surpassed" ESPN''s NCAA men''s basketball tournament coverage of the ''80s, according to Barry Jackson of the MIAMI HERALD. CBS has also "done a far better job th
THE DAILY continues "Spons-o-Meter," a comprehensive list of official corporate sponsors of various leagues and governing bodies. Today: The Southern Conference. Host Communications administers and se
IT''S ALL TAT: N.Y.-based Fifty Rubies Marketing''s Dakkan Abbe, who came up with the idea of corporate tattoos on players, on the NBA saying that it would prohibit the tattoos: "What if they found ou
SFX agent RANDY HENDRICKS said that Clear Channel Communications, which owns SFX Sports Group, is "separating its baseball agency from its other businesses to address concerns about a potential confli
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New Univ. of Louisville (UL) men''s basketball coach Rick Pitino''s six-year contract, which was "yet to be finalized last night, could be worth as much as" $2M per year, which would make him the high