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Isiah Thomas Expected Backlash Over Role With Liberty, Insists He Is "Activist For Equality"Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 22 / 15
WNBA Liberty President and co-Owner Isiah Thomas said that he expected his hiring to be "met with furor because of the sexual harassment trial" in which MSG was ordered to pay more than $11M in damages, according to Marc Berman of the N.Y. POST. But Thomas has told friends for years that he "never f...
At White Sox Chair Jerry Reinsdorf''s "request," the team''s radio partner, WMVP, will take down a sign near Wrigley Field that "ridicules" the Cubs, according to Joe Goddard of the CHICAGO SUN-TIMES.
With the Bullets preparing to undergo a name change to the Wizards next season, team officials and the NBA have been testing potential designs with focus groups, according to Wendy Lane of the WASHING
The "surging popularity" of the Mariners made ''96 the team''s best financial year yet, but an audit released by the team shows a loss of $13.1M, according to Heath Foster in the SEATTLE POST-INTELLIG
The Angels unveiled their new uniforms yesterday, featuring navy, periwinkle and red as primary team colors, with medium blue, light blue, gold and bronze as secondary colors. The Angels new logos, on
White Sox Chair Jerry Reinsdorf said Saturday that "shutting out Cubs fans is the primary reason" he was expected to approve a proposal making all tickets to the three Cubs-White Sox games June 16-18
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Sacramento Mayor Joe Serna met with Arco officials Friday, offering help in talks with the Kings over promotional rights at Arco Arena, as well as mending fences over a "joke" he made, according to To
In Hartford, Michael Arace notes Oilers Owner Peter Pocklington''s plan to take the team public. Pocklington said he turned down an offer from an American investor to buy 49% of the Oilers. Arace note
Despite an announcement not to make fans buy PSLs for next season, the Warriors remain bound by contract to sell seating rights at the new Oakland Arena, according to Renee Koury in the SAN JOSE MERCU