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Manfred Defends Pace-Of-Game Ideas, Says Extra Innings Runner Won't Come To MLBPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 17 / 17
MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred on Thursday "emphatically defended a series of pace-of-game proposals," spending most of his 30-minute press conference at the Grapefruit League media day "pushing a series of potential changes that he hopes will create more action and less dead time," according to Jayso...
"Silence greeted" the NBA one day after it canceled the first two weeks of its regular season, according to Bart Hubbuch of the DALLAS MORNING NEWS. NBA Dir of Sports Media Relations Chris Brienza: "T
News Corp. Chair Rupert Murdoch is planning "to expand his global sporting empire" by launching a professional rugby league in "at least eight major" U.S. cities, according to Peter Jackson of the Lon
Houston business exec Jim McIngvale, who is sponsoring the Gallery Furniture Charity Basketball Game on October 23 in Houston''s Hofheinz Pavilion, told THE DAILY that he is "talking to two or three d
Two NBA officials told Mike Wise of the N.Y. TIMES that Tuesday''s proposal offered by the NBPA that included a "Superstar" luxury tax "would not have an impact" on the current labor dispute. The "lea
Despite "modest encouragement" over a new union proposal, the NBA yesterday canceled the first two weeks of its ''98-99 season, the first time in the league''s 51-year history that it will lose games
After the league canceled its first two weeks of regular season games, "several agents said Tuesday that player support of the union''s agenda could soon start eroding," according to Bonnell & Laye of
While neither NBA Commissioner David Stern nor Deputy Commissioner Russ Granik offered an estimate of potential losses for the owners from the 99 canceled games, Granik said the players would lose "ab
The cancelation of NBA games received front-page treatment in today''s USA Today, N.Y. Times, Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, Dallas Morning News, Houston Chronicle and Miami Herald, and was the lea
The NBA and NBPA resume talks today in N.Y. "in what is seen as a last chance to salvage an 82-game season," according to USA TODAY''s Roscoe Nance. If their "second bargaining session in five days do
NHL Senior VP/COO Steve Solomon said on Saturday that the NHL would not return to Japan next season with its opening game format, according to George Johnson of the CALGARY SUN. Solomon: "The year 200