Featured Story

NFLPA Will Appeal Hardy Suspension, Could Sue NFL Over Wording In Announcement

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on

The NFLPA will not only appeal the NFL's 10-game suspension of Cowboys DE Greg Hardy, but is "also considering filing suit against the league," according to a source cited by Clarence Hill Jr. of the FT. WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM. At issue for the union is that the NFL "didn’t mention domestic viole...

Read More

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NFL

More Stories

10/17/96
CFL FACING THIRD AND LONG AT THE 55?

The CFL may be entering its final "few weeks of existence," according to its Chair John Tory, in an interview with Marty York of the Toronto GLOBE & MAIL. Tory: "This is third down and long for us and

Tags: CFL, Detroit Lions, Leagues and Governing Bodies

10/16/96
ABL'S OPENER PREVIEWED AS SOME QUESTION LEAGUE'S LONGEVITY

The ABL''s inaugural season begins Friday and many media outlets are previewing the new league along with the WNBA, the women''s league debuting in June and backed by the NBA. In the ABL, nearly one-t

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA, Phoenix Suns, WNBA

10/16/96
LEAGUE NOTES

The NHL will not "get excited" about St. Paul, MN''s bid for an expansion team until there is public financing to renovate St. Paul Civic Center. One person involved in league expansion: "We don''t op

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLS, New York Jets, NHL

10/16/96
REPORTS HAVE RED SOX' HARRINGTON "COOL" TO LABOR DEAL

Management negotiator Randy Levine met with MLBPA Exec Dir Donald Fehr in New York yesterday, but sources close to the situation said Levine "still has not received authorization from the owners to co

Tags: Boston Red Sox, Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox, Miami Marlins, Kansas City Royals, Leagues and Governing Bodies

10/15/96
NFL ESTABLISHES ITS DIPLOMATIC CORP WITH INTERNATIONAL BRANCH

The NFL has formed NFL International (NFLI) which will be headed by NFL Properties VP/Business Development & Special Events Don Garber. Garber has been named Senior VP/Managing Dir of NFLI and will be

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NFL

10/15/96
NET ASSETS, IMG AND ATP TOUR FORM UNIFIED SENIOR TENNIS TOUR

Net Assets, operators of the Nuveen Men''s Senior Tennis Tour, has formed an alliance with IMG and the ATP Tour for a unified worldwide circuit. This represents, for the first time, a coordinated pres

Tags: ATP, IMG, Leagues and Governing Bodies

10/15/96
MLB NEWS: PRO-DEAL OWNERS GROWING TESTY WITH NO-DEAL FORCES?

White Sox Owner Jerry Reinsdorf "again argued" during an owners conference call this week that management "should pull" its labor proposal off the table, threaten another industry shutdown next season

Tags: Arizona Diamondbacks, Baltimore Orioles, Chicago White Sox, Colorado Rockies, Dallas Cowboys, Kansas City Royals, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Philadelphia Eagles, Philadelphia Phillies

10/15/96
LEAGUE NOTES

NBC''s Joe Gibbs on Bears LB Bryan Cox: "Bryan Cox is embarrassing all of us. ... This guy needs to be taken care of, needs to be ejected from games and penalized ("NFL on NBC," 10/13). ESPN''s Chris

Tags: Chicago Bears, ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLS, NBC, New England Revolution, NFL, Walt Disney

10/11/96
LEAGUE NOTES

In Toronto, Craig Daniels writes that basketball in Canada "suffers desperately from a leadership vacuum. It needs direction and a strong voice, and it''s only sensible that the NBA''s Canadian arm ev

Tags: Anheuser Busch, HBO, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Miami Dolphins, MLB, NBA, NFL, NHL, Time Warner

10/11/96
WILL WNBA AIM TO STEAL ABL OPENING WEEKEND WITH SIGNINGS?

The WNBA and the ABL, two start-up professional women''s basketball leagues, are "battling for talent, TV exposure, marketing dollars and the nation''s attention, according to David Halbfinger in a fr

Tags: ABC, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLS, NBA, Nike, Reebok, Walt Disney, WNBA

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug