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Celtics See Drops In TV Ratings, Secondary Ticket Prices As Bruins Business Surges

04 / 16 / 14

The Celtics and Bruins find themselves "on diverging paths of fortune," and signs of their "skewed trajectories are written on the faces of fans and the bottom lines of businesses from Sportsworld to TD Garden," according to a front-page piece by Bob Hohler of the BOSTON GLOBE. The Celtics have play...

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STALLIONS OWNER TO TAGLIABUE: LET US JOIN THE NFL

In a letter delivered yesterday to NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue, CFL Stallions Owner Jim Speros said the Stallions are the "best current prospective franchise" for Baltimore and asked if the team c

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01/24/96
NEW GROUP OF INVESTORS CONSIDER BRINGING MLB TO WASHINGTON

A group of investors led by former Orioles exec and NFL player Calvin Hill is considering a bid to bring MLB to Washington, according to the WASHINGTON POST. Hill''s group would compete with Virginia

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01/24/96
OILERS SET TO ANNOUNCE PSL REQUEST NUMBERS IN NASHVILLE

Today, the Oilers will announce the exact number of PSL requests the team has received, with sources saying the team is close to meeting its goal of selling 44,700 PSLs to Nashville fans and raising $

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01/24/96
DODGERS FORM ALLIANCE TO STUDY BRINGING THE NFL TO L.A.

The Dodgers said Tuesday they have formed an alliance with Catellus Development Corp. to study the feasibility of acquiring an NFL expansion franchise and building a new stadium. The NFL Stadium Commi

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01/24/96
ENDING DRIVE TO DIVERSIFY, MOLSON PLANS TO SELL DIVERSEY

Molson Cos., ending a drive to diversify away from its core business, said it has agreed to sell most of its cleaning- chemicals division for C$780M. Molson hasn''t decided on whether it will sell the

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01/23/96
EVERYTHING'S UP-TO-DATE IN KANSAS CITY

While the late Ewing Kauffman thought the way to sell tickets was to produce victories, new Royals VP/Marketing and Communications Mike Levy says baseball in Kansas City is now in a "new age," and it

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01/23/96
ASTROS DEBUT ADVERTISING FOR '96 SEASON TICKET CAMPAIGN

As part of their ''96 Season Ticket Campaign, the Astros debuted a series of TV spots yesterday featuring four prominent residents and Astros fans: President and Mrs. Bush, former Oilers Coach Bum Phi

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01/23/96
JUDGE RULES IN FAVOR OF KEEPING RAIDERS RECORDS PRIVATE

In a three-page decision filed Friday, Alameda County Superior Court Judge Ronald Sabraw ruled that the Oakland Football Marketing Association (OFMA) does not fall under the CA Public Records Act, acc

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01/23/96
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