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NHL's Bettman Indicates Olympic Participation, CBA Negotiations Could Still Be LinkedPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 09 / 16
The NHLPA may have officially shot down the idea of extending the CBA through '25 in exchange for continued Olympic participation, but the door "still seems to be wide open to explore that framework further," according to Chris Johnston of SPORTSNET.ca. NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman came out ...
Astros Owner Drayton McLane Jr., "one of the chief supporters of the movement" to get MLB Acting Commissioner Bud Selig to accept the job on a permanent basis, said he''d like to see an official annou
FOX AND NHL QUESTION TIMES'' COVERAGE: In Sunday''s N.Y. TIMES, Fox and NHL officials wrote letters to the editor in response to recent columns on the state of the league. Fox VP/Media Relations Lou D
NBPA Exec Dir Billy Hunter is quoted by Stephen Smith of the PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER as saying, "In all likelihood, there will be a lockout -- unless a miracle takes place, which it probably won''t. We'
CA-based Trident Media Group''s TransGlobal Entertainment has signed some of the top women''s pro volleyball players to exclusive multi-year deals with the intent to host its own events and to license
MLB Acting Commissioner Bud Selig issued a statement yesterday afternoon in response to Murray Chass''s report in the N.Y. Times that Selig was about to be named permanent MLB Commissioner. Selig: "Th
A lockout of NBA players "appears imminent even though the two sides have discussed a moratorium," according to David Moore of the DALLAS MORNING NEWS. While the union has suggested a "no-strike, no-l
A "moratorium resembling a no-lockout, no-strike pledged was discussed" Wednesday during an NBA collective bargaining session as a way to reinstate the 12 players who were removed from the U.S. World
Yankees Owner George Steinbrenner, on the five-game suspension handed down to Yankees P Mike Stanton by AL President Dr. Gene Budig after Stanton hit Orioles Eric Davis with a pitch in Tuesday''s game
Bud Selig, who has served as MLB''s acting commissioner for nearly six years, "has decided to accept the job" on a permanent basis, according to Murray Chass of the N.Y. TIMES. Chass'' piece was tease
NHL''s general managers yesterday adopted recommendations designed to "increase offensive production, cut down on undetected fouls and reduce confusion and debate about goal-crease interference," acco