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Under the header "St. Louis Is A Tale Of Two Cities," the ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH's Joe Strauss writes, "If the Cardinals are the civic religion, the Rams have become a sporting stigma." In a HOLLYWOOD REPORTER Q&A, Turner Broadcasting President David Levy says of the "ceil...
The NFL''s $600M bond issue "may be sold as soon as today," according to Newman & French of the WALL STREET JOURNAL. The issue "is expected to yield" about two percentage points more than the "benchma
Documents filed by News Corp. with the SEC on Tuesday indicated that it "expects to raise" $1.9B in a stock offering of 13% of Fox Entertainment Group, according to Martin Peers of DAILY VARIETY. The
Golden Bear Golf Inc. CEO Richard Bellinger "has resigned to pursue other interests," according to Ann Carrns of the WALL STREET JOURNAL. As a result, CFO Stephen Winslett has been named COO. The comp
SFX Entertainment and The Marquee Group (TMG) will "change the terms" of their deal "struck before the stock market''s dramatic sell-off in recent weeks," according to Richard Morgan of DAILY VARIETY.
TX-based Golfsmith''s bid of $10.25M for CA-based Lynx Golf, which recently filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, includes $8.35M in cash, and was approved by a bankruptcy court, according to Bruce Bigelow
NY-based Family Golf Centers has acquired four golf facilities: Timber Ridge in K.C., Coyote Creek in Vancouver, Douglasdale in Calgary and Pine Canyon in NJ. The company also signed letters of intent
Nike has "agreed to increase wages 22% for entry-level factory workers in Indonesia," according to the WALL STREET JOURNAL. The move is retroactive to October 1 and "raises the entry price for Nike''s
In a "cost-cutting" reaction to its slumping sneaker sales, Reebok "plans to stop most of its athletic shoe production in the Philippines," according to Greg Gatlin of the BOSTON HERALD. Reebok "plans
News Corp. Chair & CEO Rupert Murdoch told shareholders Tuesday in Australia that he "believes the world is headed toward a ''deflationary market'' -- but he made it clear" the proposed IPO of Fox Ent
SLM Int''l, the company that makes CCM hockey equipment, has agreed to buy Sports Holdings Corp. (SHC), creating a $200M sports equipment company. SHC, a hockey equipment marketer in Scandinavia and c