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MMAAA Claims Attorneys Trying To Keep Organization From Signing UFC FightersPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 08 / 16
The MMA Athletes Association yesterday issued an "urgent news" release alleging that attorneys were trying to stop the new trade association from attracting UFC fighters as members. "Yesterday, the MMAAA received a 'cease and desist' letter from a group of lawyers seeking to stop the MMAAA from sign...
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.
Michael Ovitz''s bid for an NFL team in L.A. was examined by CNN''s Casey Wian on "Moneyline." Sports management consultant David Carter: "Michael Ovitz brings three major things to the table that the
NJ high school basketball player Al Harrington said Monday that he will skip college and make himself eligible for the NBA Draft, according to Michael Amsel of the ASBURY PARK PRESS. Harrington, 18, s
A team of MLB All-Stars will travel to Japan this November to play a series of games against Japanese teams. The ''98 tour will consist of eight games played between November 6-15 in Tokyo, Fukuoka an
During media day for the WNBA Liberty yesterday at the Reebok Club in Manhattan, Rebecca Lobo expressed hope that a players'' union would soon be formed, according to Ackert & Garcia of the N.Y. DAILY
IRL: On SPEEDNET, Bill Koenig writes that for IRL team owners, the "hunt continues for sponsors." While there has been an increase of sponsorship spending on the league level, teams are "hoping to see
"There is a simple, irrefutable fact about hockey that the past year in broadcasting ought to have made obvious even to TV executives, and it''s this: Americans really don''t like hockey very much," a
NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue has asked Giants co- Owner Bob Tisch to be the "point man" on the league''s new NFLX interactive entertainment centers, according to Mike Freeman of the N.Y. TIMES. The
Phoenix Home Life Mutual Insurance Co. has contacted Silver Bullets co-Owner Bob Hope about becoming the primary sponsor of the women''s baseball team, according to Jeff Jacobs of the HARTFORD COURANT