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Brian France Says NASCAR To Be Aggressive In Disassociating Itself With Confederate FlagPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 06 / 29 / 15
NASCAR Chair & CEO Brian France on Saturday said that the governing body "will be aggressive in dissociating" the Confederate flag from its events going forward, according to Jenna Fryer of the AP. France said, "We want to go as far as we can to eliminate the presence of that flag. I personally ...
The rebuilding of baseball''s image was examined on an ESPN cover story called "The Payoff Pitch." ESPN''s Peter Gammons noted with the CBA done, MLB Enterprises CEO Greg Murphy "can now begin the tas
Former NBA player Craig Hodges, who is suing the NBA for $40M, alleging "an unlawful boycott," is featured in the N.Y. DAILY NEWS. He claims he was "blackballed" by the league for his "Afrocentrism."
USA Hockey is "expected to announce today" the acquisition of the National InLine Hockey Association, according to Mike Spence of the Colorado Springs GAZETTE TELEGRAPH. The deal "would more than doub
The efforts of Turner Sports President Harvey Schiller to land an NHL franchise are profiled by Henry Unger in the ATLANTA CONSTITUTION. Schiller will make a presentation to league officials next mont
In the wake of Canadian Health Minister David Dingwall''s proposed tobacco restrictions last week, race promoters told a parliamentary committee yesterday the legislation would prohibit tobacco compan
Lawyers are taking depositions from various NFL owners to prepare for the relocation-fee lawsuit stemming from the Rams move to St. Louis, according to Vito Stellino of the Baltimore SUN. The case is
In Boston, Kevin Paul Dupont writes on NHL expansion: "The talent base just isn''t there to support the growth spurt. That''s the truth the NHL should take to the bank, rather than the $60 million or
MLBPA Exec Dir Donald Fehr and management negotiator Randy Levine signed a 12-page memo of agreement on MLB''s new labor agreement (USA TODAY, 12/10). HOLIDAY SHOPING: From the MLB''s winter meetings,
The Indy-car fraternity "is abuzz" about the IRL''s changes to the top of the organization, according to Robin Miller of the INDIANAPOLIS STAR-NEWS. Among the appointments was former Goodyear exec Leo
Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones and the NFL "are very close to dropping" their countersuits over marketing practices, according to Richard Sandomir of the N.Y. TIMES. Although the "war appears to be ending"