Rowdies, Fury Defect From NASL To USL PGA Tour Opens New Office In Tokyo NHL, Players Set Escrow Withholding Rate At 15% Goodell Addresses NFL's Domestic Violence Policy NFL Owners Agree Not To Extend Ticketing Deals MLS Sets Third Consecutive Attendance Record NFL Reopens Investigation Into Giants' Josh Brown Sources: NBA, NBPA On Verge Of New CBA Manfred Expects Domestic Violence Policy To Evolve Roger Goodell Addresses Dip In NFL Ratings
Tampa Bay, Ottawa Defect To USL, Again Raising Questions About Future Of NASLPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 26 / 16
The Tampa Bay Rowdies and Ottawa Fury FC are "coming aboard" for the '17 USL season after defecting from competing league NASL, according to Ridge Mahoney of SOCCER AMERICA. If all 29 teams that played in '16 return, USL will field 32 teams in '17, as Reno will have an expansion team. Minnesota Unit...
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NBC and Turner "have targeted the Orange Bowl" as the home for a Miami team if they go ahead with plans to launch a pro football league to oppose the NFL, according to Barry Jackson of the MIAMI HERAL
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Roller Hockey Int''l (RHI) "will not field teams this summer as it attempts to pay off" $1.5M in debts and secure $12M in "financing" for the ''99 season, according to Sheldon Spencer of the SAN JOSE
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GOLF: In SI''s "Golf Plus," Seth Davis profiles Casey Martin and writes that while Martin is in position to earn his PGA Tour card, Martin has not had a top-10 finish since January and "his game''s vi
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The Corel WTA Tour and Arnon Milchan''s Regency Enterprises entertainment company announced a joint partnership yesterday where Regency will acquire the worldwide TV distribution rights to the Tour''s
The NBPA had an "advisory meeting with about 20 agents on Friday to discuss what the league had placed on the table so far" in negotiations for a new CBA, according to Frank Hughes on ESPN SportsZone.
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