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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 31 / 14

NBC Sports hockey analyst Eddie Olczyk  will face off against fans in a shoot-the-puck competition at Horseshoe Casino in Indiana.

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06/27/96
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06/14/96
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06/14/96
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06/14/96
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06/12/96
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06/03/96
CFA ELECTS TO DISBAND IN FACE OF CONFERENCE DISINTEREST

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05/30/96
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05/29/96
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05/10/96
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