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Former FIFA VP Chung Mong-joon on Thursday confirmed he would "formally announce his candidacy to replace" Sepp Blatter as President of the organization next week "with a swipe" at his opposition, UEFA President Michel Platini, according to Ben Rumsby of the London TELEGRAPH. Chung: "Platini is good...
MLB owners are "urging" Blue Jays President Paul Beeston to "consider moving to New York" to become MLB''s COO in what could lead the way to co-commissioners, according to Bill Madden of the N.Y. DAIL
MLS Commissioner Doug Logan confirmed Friday that the league is finalizing plans to expand to Chicago and Miami for the ''98 season. Logan said during a media luncheon in San Jose that he "had hoped t
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SI''s Jackie MacMullan writes on the IRS investigation of NBA refs on tax evasion. MacMullan: "Although NBA commissioner David Stern has publicly adopted a wait-and-see stance, league sources confirme
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In Chicago, Dave Van Dyck noted that White Sox Chair Jerry Reinsdorf "did not participate in the 10-member conference call" with MLB''s Executive Council last Thursday in ratifying the new labor deal.
A Manhattan Beach, CA, City Council agreement to permit seating charges could stop a 30-year tradition of free admission to volleyball tournaments at Manhattan Beach, according to this morning''s L.A.
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