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The Atlantic 10 Conference will not "move the days of its conference tournament at the Barclays Center for the ACC in 2017 ... unless it gets a deal with the ACC that could include a non-conference scheduling agreement," according to a source cited by Andy Katz of ESPN.com. SI.com this morning ...
Interest in Saturday''s Oscar De La Hoya-Felix Trinidad welterweight title bout "is so high," it will be "the richest non-heavyweight bout ever," according to Steve Springer of the L.A. TIMES. The fig
A Longwoods Int''l survey delivered to 150 members of the New England Ski Industry Summit revealed that the average age of skiers in New England "rose" from 36.2 to 40.6 between ''94-98, while the "na
In winning the U.S. Open, Serena Williams "immediately provided more power, more diversity, more marketability to a sport that, in America at least, had been declining in popularity," according to Fra
The "surging careers" of Venus and Serena Williams "will make the price tags of their endorsement deals escalate," according to Richard Sandomir of the N.Y. TIMES, who notes that with Venus Williams''
Serena Williams was a guest of today''s morning talk shows following her U.S. Open championship on Saturday. Williams became the first African-American to win a major women''s singles title since ''58
A crowd of 584,490 attended the two-week event, setting a U.S. Open attendance record (N.Y. POST, 9/13). In Ft. Worth, Simon Gonzalez writes the previous high was 559,544 in ''97, the year Arthur Ashe
In Providence, Ellen Liberman reported that more than 200,000 fans are "expected to converge" for the final days of the Gravity Games, which run through Sunday. Liberman noted the heavy volume of fans
Telluride ski resort in CO has "backed out of its agreement to host" the 2000 World Snowboard Championships after it was "unable to line up" corporate sponsors, according to Michele Conklin of the ROC
The most "staggering" number to "emerge" from Saratoga Race Course''s 36-day ''99 meet that ended Monday was the "daily wagering average" of "nearly" $15.5M in on- and off- track wagering, according t
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The U.S. Open begins today in Flushing, NY, and the SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL''s Daniel Kaplan writes in a front- page feature that the USTA will be "raking in the cash -- serious cash," from the two-wee