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South Korea's Chung Mong-Joon Launches Bid For FIFA Presidency, Takes Jab At PlatiniPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on
Former FIFA VP Chung Mong-joon on Thursday confirmed he would "formally announce his candidacy to replace" Sepp Blatter as President of the organization next week "with a swipe" at his opposition, UEFA President Michel Platini, according to Ben Rumsby of the London TELEGRAPH. Chung: "Platini is good...
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"
A number of media outlets looked at the low scoring in the NBA this season. In an extensive piece in Sunday''s N.Y. TIMES, Clifton Brown writes, "as the NBA celebrates its 50th season and plans for a
Pete Rozelle, who served as commissioner of the NFL from 1960-89, died Friday night at the age of 70. As NFL commissioner, Rozelle oversaw the merger with the AFL, obtained the most lucrative network
MLB''s winter meetings continue in Boston today. On Friday, MLB Enterprises CEO Greg Murphy gave his status on the game, according to Peter Gammons of the BOSTON GLOBE. Among the news: 38% of fans are