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An investment group called Project Fanchise is "planning to start a new indoor-football league that lets fans call plays in real-time from their mobile devices or home computers, make personnel decisions and even choose the warm-up music before games," according to Brad Reagan of the WALL STREET JOU...
The ATP Tour summer''s season has seen a boost in attendance and TV viewer interest. The du Maurier Open in Toronto drew 119,688 during the week of August 3-9, breaking the ''86 attendance record by n
The NBPA''s "bid for a union vote by the WNBA players was delayed Wednesday" when league officials told the NLRB "they were not ready to proceed," according to an AP report in the DETROIT NEWS. The NL
The U.S. Soccer Federation (USSF) will choose President Alan Rothenberg''s successor on Saturday, and the "new boss will be just as obscure as his predecessor eight years ago," according to Steve Davi
So far this season, "it''s hard to see how" the chase for MLB''s single-season HR record "has given baseball a big bang," according to USA TODAY''s Michael Hiestand in a Sports cover story. While MLB
GOLF: GOLFWEEK''s "Forecaddie" reports that LPGA Commissioner Jim Ritts "would like to see the women''s tour conduct five to six stand-alone ''senior'' tournaments next season. And word is Eli Lilly &
"Posturing, diplomacy, rhetoric and misconceptions have all dotted the line of negotiations between the NBA and the Players Association since the league imposed a lockout on July 1," according to Mike
Venus and Serena Williams are profiled by NEWSWEEK''s Peyser & Samuels under the header, "Venus And Serena Against The World." Peyser & Samuels: "Neither sister has yet to win a major singles title, b
MLB: USA TODAY''s Hal Bodley reports that MLB Commissioner Bud Selig has asked former Commissioner Fay Vincent to return on a consulting basis. Vincent will not be a paid consultant (USA TODAY, 8/18).
The Patriots-Cowboys American Bowl ''98 drew 106,424 at Mexico City''s Azteca Stadium last night. It did not top the record of 112,376 for the Oilers-Cowboys game in Mexico City in ''94, but it did ma
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The proliferation of basketball start-up leagues that are "hoping to cash in" by "embracing a strategy" of paying their players, which "is expressly barred by the" NCAA, is profiled by Rodney Ho of th