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Kentucky Issues Drake Cease-And-Desist Letter For Illegal Contact With RecruitsPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 23 / 15
The Univ. of Kentucky has "issued DRAKE a cease-and-desist letter" after the entertainer's appearance at the school's Big Blue Madness event "because he took photos with some recruits," according to Kami Mattioli of SPORTING NEWS. Kentucky's compliance office "self-reported the impe...
New Balance has signed on as the official athletic shoe of the ''01 Goodwill Games, to be televised from Brisbane, Australia, on TNT August 29-September 9. New Balance receives category exclusivity, v
Bruno''s Inc. has signed a five-year deal "thought to be worth $350,000 annually" for its Food World supermarket subsidiary to be presenting sponsor of the Senior Bowl, an all-star college football ga
NBC''s NBA playoff pregame show yesterday examined NBA Commissioner David Stern''s call for a minimum age requirement for league eligibility. Speaking with NBC''s Peter Vecsey, Stern said, "It''s bett
While Nike is "said to be downsizing its college marketing program with coaches around the country," the company is negotiating a deal with UNLV men''s basketball coach Charlie Spoonhour that could re
Rams co-Owner and KS-based developer THF Realty Principal STAN KROENKE is ending a six-year tenure on the Wal-Mart Stores BOD. Wal-Mart spokesperson ROB PHILLIPS, on Kroenke: "His reason for leaving t
TV MONITOR: FSN''s "National Sports Report," ESPN''s "SportsCenter," and CNN/SI''s "Sports Tonight" all led with Bucks-Hornets last night. The 10:30pm ET 30-minute edition of FSN''s "NSR" followed wit
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Earlier this week, ESPN reached an agreement to own the Las Vegas Bowl (see THE DAILY, 5/16), and Steve Guiremand of the LAS VEGAS SUN wondered what the Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority (LVCV
The Gallup Organization polled 1,024 adults 18+, and asked them if they were a fan of a particular sport. Gender/Age statistics are indexed to 100. A reading higher than 100 indicates people within th
TV MONITOR: Last night''s 10:30pm ET 30-minute edition of FSN''s "National Sports Report" led with Raptors-76ers, followed by Cubs OF Sammy Sosa hitting his 400th homer. "NSR" did not report on the NH
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At the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) trade show in L.A., which begins today and runs through Saturday, Sega of America is announcing the launch of new Sega Sports titles and its move to expand on