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Kings Cite Culture Change For Trading Cousins; Is Ranadive Too Hands On With Team?

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 21 / 17

Kings VP/Basketball Operations & GM Vlade Divac set the team "on a new path" Sunday night when he made the "sharp move away from" C DeMarcus Cousins by trading the All-Star to the Pelicans, according to James Ham of CSNBAYAREA.com. A source said that the Kings "grew tired" of Cousins' "constant ...

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Bucs Raise Ticket Prices For Second Straight Year

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Stadium Deal Could Help DC United Sign Top Players

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Leonsis Sees DC, Baltimore As "Super City"

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Most Dolphins Season-Ticket Prices Will Not Change

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Riddick: 49ers Almost Hired Him, McDaniels

ESPN's Louis Riddick said he was "very, very, very, very, very, very, very close" to becoming 49ers GM and did not get the job because he and potential coach Josh McDaniels were a package deal. Riddick appeared Thursday on ESPN Radio and said the 49ers were "very sensitive about the relationship" be ...

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Phillies Diss Christie With "Bridgegate" Reference

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Manfred Confident In Tigers Under Chris Ilitch

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Redskins Analyst: Is McCloughan Drinking Again?

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Predators Could Sell Out All Home Games

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