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Saints, Falcons Display Unity In Circle After National Anthem; NBA Players Mull ProtestsPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 27 / 16
The Saints and Falcons last night "came together for a display of unity" by joining hands in a circle on the field before their "MNF" game, according to Mike Triplett of ESPN.com. Saints coach Sean Payton and Falcons coach Dan Quinn "figured it was a great way for players to join the growing pr...
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NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman was the guest on ESPN2''s "The Mike Lupica Show" yesterday. Bettman said he uses attendance, ratings, media exposure and sponsorships and licensing to measure the health
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