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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 29 / 14

SportsBusiness Daily is seeking an entry-level Staff Writer at our Charlotte, N.C., headquarters. Qualified candidates will have excellent knowledge of sports and business issues, with equally strong writing and verbal skills. Must also have a solid work ethic and thrive in a team environment. Stron...

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06/24/96
SALES OF SUITES COULD LEAVE SILVER AND BLACK IN THE RED

Six weeks before the Raiders open their ''96 preseason schedule, less than half of the planned 175 Oakland Coliseum suites have been sold, and building plans have been scaled back by 20%, according to

Tags: Franchises, NFL, Oakland Raiders

06/24/96
BASEBALL NOTES: STRUGGLE FOR FANS CONTINUES IN SOME MARKETS

In San Jose, Michael Martinez notes although some teams are seeing a return a gradual return to their fan base since the strike, the Giants'' and A''s lack of tradition, new stadiums and consistency h

Tags: Chicago White Sox, Miami Marlins, Franchises, Oakland Athletics

06/24/96
BREWERS FANS CHEER SELIG; NEW PLAN FOR FINANCING DISCUSSED

Milwaukee County Exec Thomas Ament offered a new plan to help finance a Brewers ballpark on Friday, as county supervisors "generally praised the plan or reserved judgement." According to Schuldt & Lam

Tags: LA Angels, Anaheim Sports, Anheuser Busch, Franchises, Milwaukee Brewers, Walt Disney

06/24/96
FRANCHISE NOTES

Minorities make up 38.9% of the Diamondbacks'' workforce, almost double the average for MLB teams. Of 65 employees, 7.8% are black and 31.1% are hispanic (MESA TRIBUNE, 6/21). ....Impending contract t

Tags: Arizona Diamondbacks, Cablevision, Chicago Bulls, CHL, Franchises, Madison Square Garden, MLB

06/21/96
MILWAUKEE MAYOR OFFERS NEW PLAN TO KEEP BREWERS IN TOWN

Milwaukee Mayor John Norquist offered a new proposal to help finance Miller Park for the Brewers in an attempt to keep the team in Milwaukee, according to Nichols & Rinard of the MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SEN

Tags: Franchises, Milwaukee Brewers

06/21/96
STAVRO SELLS OFF 25% OF MLG HOLDINGS TO TANENBAUM

Steve Stavro is selling 25% of MLG Holdings, Ltd. to Lawrence Tanenbaum, a long-time friend and head of a Toronto construction firm, according to reports in Toronto this morning. The deal is worth an

Tags: Franchises, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, News Corp./Fox, NHL, Toronto Blue Jays, Toronto Maple Leafs, Toronto Raptors

06/21/96
FRANCHISE NOTES

The Mavericks reportedly are increasing ticket prices, some as high as 80% for the ''96-97 season. For the past four years, the team has frozen ticket prices for customers who had owned tickets since

Tags: Boston Celtics, Comcast-Spectacor, Dallas Mavericks, Franchises, IBL, Brooklyn Nets, Philadelphia 76ers, Southwest Sports Group, Sports Illustrated, YankeeNets

06/21/96
JACKSON STAYS IN CHICAGO RATHER THAN GO TO TERRAPIN STATION

The Bulls reached agreement with coach Phil Jackson on a one-year deal worth $2.5M, according to Terry Armour of the CHICAGO TRIBUNE. Jackson is now the third highest-paid coach in the league, behind

Tags: Chicago Bulls, Franchises, Miami Heat, NBA, Brooklyn Nets, YankeeNets

06/20/96
MINOR LEAGUE PROMOTION OF THE YEAR? CLOTHING OPTIONAL NIGHT

In an attempt to boost attendance, the Palm Springs Suns are inviting fans to attend their July 8 game in the nude. The Suns, who play in the independent Western Baseball League, have been averaging f

Tags: Franchises, Phoenix Suns

06/20/96
RANGERS AND ORIOLES BATTLE OVER RAINOUT SCHEDULE

Rangers Player Rep Will Clark "took exception" to a release issued by the Orioles that "essentially blamed the Ranges for the mess in rescheduling Monday''s game that was rained-out," according to the

Tags: Baltimore Orioles, Franchises

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