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Audience Analysis: ESPN Gets Strong Audience For Randy Moss "30 For 30" Documentary

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ESPN drew 2.17 million viewers for “Rand University” on Nov. 11, marking the net’s best documentary audience since the premiere of “The Book Of Manning” on Sept. 24, 2013 and eighth-best documentary audience since the “30 for 30” project began in ’09. ...

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11/11/14
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76ers Chief Revenue Officer Chris Heck yesterday said that the team for its new Camden, N.J., HQ is "looking to create an entire campus for use by the team, its front office and community members." Heck, addressing the Southern New Jersey Chamber of Commerce, said the campus will have "multip ...

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11/10/14
Truck Race Called After Phoenix Power Outage

NASCAR "halted a dark and tiresome Camping World Trucks Series race late Friday with 24 laps remaining to avoid potential disaster after repeated power outages" at Phoenix Int'l Raceway, according to Jeff Lockridge of the ARIZONA REPUBLIC. Power at PIR "went out and the track went dark" at 9:45pm MT ...

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11/10/14
Charlotte Seeks To Restructure NASCAR HOF Debt

Faced with " continuing financial losses " at the NASCAR HOF, the city of Charlotte "has begun negotiating with Wells Fargo and Bank of America about forgiving" a $19M loan used to build the museum, according to a front-page piece by Harrison & Frazier of the CHARLOTTE OBSERVER. The loan -- ...

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11/10/14
Could Cole Field House Be A Football Facility?

The Univ. of Maryland "is seriously considering converting" Cole Field House -- the school's basketball home from '55 until the '02-03 season -- into a facility that "could host indoor football practices and other activities," according to sources cited by Jeff Barker of the Baltimore SUN. The "not- ...

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11/10/14
Facility Notes

A TAMPA BAY TIMES editorial stated it is time for the Rays and St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman to "change the narrative about the future of major-league baseball" in the city. The Rays "have had a rough offseason so far." The smartest way to "stem the negative talk is for the Rays and the ci ...

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11/07/14
Indian Wells Tennis Garden Adds Videoboards

BNP Paribas Open Tournament Dir Steve Simon on Wednesday announced that Indian Wells Tennis Garden has "added eight video walls" to the venue's main stadium "to increase the total number of video monitors to 54 in the 54-acre tennis facility," according to Leighton Ginn of the Palm Springs DESERT SU ...

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11/07/14
Delaware North Tweaks Company Name, Logo

Delaware North Cos. is "tweaking its name and changing its logo as the privately held hospitality and concessions giant prepares to celebrate its 100th anniversary and move into a new downtown Buffalo headquarters next year," according to Stephen Watson of the BUFFALO NEWS. Delaware North "is droppi ...

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11/06/14
Senators To Offer Several Premium Seating Options

The Senators this week are "opening a display model for the 14 Victory suites that will be the most formal option" in the club's "broader project to improve the experience for fans" at Canadian Tire Centre, according to Robert Bostelaar of the OTTAWA CITIZEN. The new suites are part of the "les ...

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11/06/14
Vegas Officials Working On New Soccer Plan

Las Vegas officials are "working on a plan to help deliver a new downtown soccer stadium by packaging the soccer venue with four possible park projects and a parking garage" under a $45.7-50.7M bond proposal, according to Alan Snel of the LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL. Parks were "included in the new fun ...

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11/06/14
NASCAR HOF Loses $1.4M In Recent Fiscal Year

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