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Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Against NFL Over Painkiller DistributionPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 17 / 14
A federal court judge today dismissed a lawsuit against the NFL brought by former players alleging the league failed to oversee the distribution of prescription painkillers. Judge William Alsup ruled that the lawsuit was preempted by federal labor law, as the NFL had contended, because the pl...
"Once better positioned than any other professional sports entity to rocket into the new millennium," the NFL holds its annual meeting in Palm Beach, FL, this week "with the thrusters apparently stuck
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The deal between Don King Productions and the MGM Grand included a no-interest loan of $15M for King to purchase MGM stock, with King allowed to repay the loan through gate receipts, according to an A
MLB owners and players "continue to inch toward a labor agreement," according to Tom Haudricourt of the MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL. "But the key word is ''inch.''" The union''s Thursday counterproposa
By a 13-8 vote on Friday, the Cleveland City Council approved an amended deal with the NFL to return football to that city in ''99. According to the Akron BEACON JOURNAL, the Council added several pro
MLB labor talks resumed in Tampa last night. The players have yet to make a counteroffer to the owners'' most recent proposal ("Sports Tonight," CNN, 3/7)....In a poll of baseball fans conducted by Ne
Cleveland City Council members delayed a vote on approval of a proposed stadium deal with the NFL amid a report from the city''s School District that it was cutting 324 teachers to save $52M. Accordin
The heads of the NHL, NHLPA and IIHF hope to use this summer''s World Cup of Hockey "as a means of spreading the gospel of hockey throughout the world," according to David Shoalts of the Toronto GLOBE
Today, officials from the NHL, NHLPA and the IIHF announce the details of the ''96 World Cup of Hockey, an eight-team tournament to be held in nine cities in North America and Europe from August 26 th
The Cleveland City Council "wants to improve" the city''s proposed agreement with the NFL with "nine last-minute changes that Mayor Michael White says could kill the deal," according to this morning''
USA Hockey announced the World Hockey Summit will be held in Boston from July 11-13. The Summit, an international symposium and expo, will also include a Career Seminar presented by Sports Careers (US