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Cowboys Will Be Fined Under NFL Policy For Having Three Players On Suspension

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 28 / 16

The Cowboys will be "fined by the NFL under the club remittance policy for having three players on suspension," though the policy for this year is "still being finalized and the fine won't be tabulated until the end of the season," according to Clarence Hill Jr. of the FT. WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM.&...

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Foley Shifts Focus To Hockey Operations

Las Vegas' NHL expansion franchise will begin play in '17-18 , and Principal Owner Bill Foley on Thursday "made it clear" that he "needs to get his hockey operations staff hired as quickly as possible," according to Steve Carp of the LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL. Foley said, "The coach is not important ...

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76ers Excited For Ben Simmons

76ers No.1 overall pick Ben Simmons is "the complete package: a star player with the marketing appeal that can turn a franchise in a city into the city of that franchise," according to John Smallwood of the PHILADELPHIA DAILY NEWS. If Simmons becomes the player "everyone hopes and accomplishes what ...

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CFL Argonauts Make BMO Field Debut

The CFL Toronto Argonauts drew an "enthusiastic crowd" of 24,812 for their BMO Field debut on Thursday, just short of a sellout, but the atmosphere at the team's new venue was "electric on a brilliant summer evening," according to Dan Ralph of the CP. The Argos played the last 27 years at Roger ...

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Mets End Yankees Head-To-Head Attendance Run

For the first time in the 7 1/2-year histories of Citi Field and the new Yankee Stadium, "more people paid to watch the Mets than the Yankees when the two played home games on the same day," according to Jared Diamond of the WALL STREET JOURNAL. Until Tuesday, the teams had "hosted games on the same ...

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NHL Announces Las Vegas As Expansion Team

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman announced that the league will expand to Las Vegas, and "after decades of trying" the city "skated into" a professional sports league, according to a front-page piece by   Steve Carp of the LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL. The expansion team will be the NHL's 31st and wil ...

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Can Las Vegas Sustain Long-Term Success?

The NHL's expansion to Las Vegas will "represent a significant part" of Commissioner Gary Bettman's legacy, according to Scott Burnside of ESPN.com. With an assembly of the "strongest group of owners in the league’s history, the expansion into uncharted territory in Las Vegas looms as a major ...

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Foley Becomes Public Figure After Vegas Approval

Fidelity National Financial Chair Bill Foley, an "admitted recluse" who is behind Las Vegas' successful NHL expansion effort, "might well be the most important, or at least the most interesting, man in hockey," according to Scott Burnside of ESPN.com. If the Las Vegas move "is uncharted territory fo ...

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NHL Keeping Quebec City On Radar

Quebec City yesterday had its NHL application for expansion deferred, but Commissioner Gary Bettman "has not closed the door on the city getting back in the league," according to Michael Traikos of POSTMEDIA NEWS. Bettman, speaking at a news conference announcing Las Vegas as the league's 31st fran ...

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Islanders' Transfer Of Ownership Official

NHL owners yesterday officially "approved the transfer of majority ownership in the Islanders from Charles Wang to the duo of Scott Malkin and Jonathan Ledecky," according to Jim Baumbach of NEWSDAY. NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said that Malkin and Ledecky will own 85% of the team and Wang "will r ...

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Knicks' Jackson Makes Splash With Rose Trade

Knicks President Phil Jackson yesterday "pulled off his most intriguing deal yet" in acquiring former MVP G Derrick Rose from the Bulls in exchange for C Robin Lopez and Gs Jerian Grant and Jose Calderon, and the move is "an audacious one," according to Mike Vaccaro of the N.Y. POST. Despite his ext ...

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