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Maple Leafs Lure Babcock From Red Wings With Highest Coaching Salary In NHL HistoryPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 21 / 15
MLSE is set to pay former Red Wings coach Mike Babcock "a record amount of money" -- $6.25M per season over eight years -- to coach the Maple Leafs in a "shocking turn of events," according to Darren Dreger of TSN.ca. Babcock "was the subject of an 11th hour bidding war" between the Leafs, Sabr...
Baseball "is in the air" once again in Toronto, as the off-season moves by the Blue Jays have increased interest in the team, according to Larry Millson of the Toronto GLOBE & MAIL. George Holm, Dir o
The Packers and their fans were examined in an ESPN "Outside the Lines" special called "Inside Titletown USA." ESPN''s Bob Ley noted, financially, the Packers posted a record $5.5M profit last year an
The Ravens, hoping to "generate interest in the team''s pricey future," has sent out seven-minute videotapes to about 18,000 season-ticket holders, according to Jon Morgan of the Baltimore SUN. Today
Acting Commissioner Bud Selig said he believes that Mariners'' owners "plan to listen to offers from potential buyers outside Seattle who would move the team if they''re allowed to purchase it," accor
The chair of the NBA committee that awarded Toronto''s John Bitove, Jr. an NBA franchise is "concerned about who''s behind Bitove''s ouster as Raptors'' co-owner and president," according to Doug Smit
In Tampa, Roy Cummings examines the potential sale of the Lightning under the header "New Owners Could Mean The End For Esposito In Tampa Bay." Potential buyers include Albuquerque/Las Vegas businessm
The Celtics and Knicks will take part in a "Legends Throwback Weekend" to celebrate the NBA''s 50th Anniversary on their home-and-home series January 10-11. Several Celtics and Knicks former player wi
Shareholders of Northwest Sports Enterprises Ltd., the publicly traded firm that controls the Canucks, were warned yesterday "it may be the next millennium before Northwest turns a profit," according
The Blue Jays signing of Roger Clemens on Friday to a guaranteed, three-year, $24.75M, contact "does more than any other slogan or marketing campaign could muster ... it managed to change how baseball
Colts GM Jim Irsay and his mother, Harriet Irsay, who is divorced from Colts Owner Robert Irsay, were interviewed separately last week by Kathleen Johnston of the INDIANAPOLIS STAR-NEWS amid speculati