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Phil Jackson Talks Regret In Using "Posse" Regarding LeBron, Touches On Marijuana Use

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 07 / 16

Knicks President Phil Jackson last night said he "could regret" using the word "posse" to describe LeBron James' friends and business associates, but declined to go deeper, saying he is "not supposed to discuss other teams' players in this position that I have." Jackson appeared on CBS Sports Networ...

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BARKLEY INVOKES FIRST AMENDMENT IN POSSIBLE SUIT AGAINST NBA

Charles Barkley said he is considering filing a lawsuit against the NBA after its most recent fine against him, according to Sefko & Barron of the HOUSTON CHRONICLE. The league fined Barkley $10,000 f

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03/31/98
MLB OPENER: LEAGUE SLOWLY MAKING INROADS OR LOSING GROUND?

MLB opens its ''98 season with 11 games on the schedule today, including the debut of expansion teams in Florida and Arizona. ESPN will televise three national games live, including the D''Backs opene

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03/31/98
LEAGUE NOTES

Univ. of TN star Chamique Holdsclaw, who will stay in school for her senior year, has taken out an insurance policy with American Specialty Underwriters (N.Y. DAILY NEWS, 3/31)....The USGA will allow

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03/31/98
A MILLION PEOPLE, MAYBE MORE, PASS THROUGH THE WTA TOUR GATE

The Corel WTA Tour has passed the million mark in on- site attendance after last week''s Lipton Championships. It marks the earliest time in Tour history that women''s tennis has drawn over a million

Tags: CBS, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Viacom

03/30/98
MORE TROUBLE FOR TOP NBA REFS AS SEASON NEARS AN END

The NBA "is about to face a crisis" as another "wave of indictments" of league referees for tax fraud will be handed down before the end of the regular season, according to Mike Monroe of the DENVER P

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03/30/98
FEHR TO OWNERS: "DON'T MAKE US CLEAN YOUR CLOCKS AGAIN"

MLB''s Players Relations Committee (PRC) sent a letter to the MLBPA on Friday and announced that it was giving "one year''s notice, as per the basic agreement, for the owners to take action on the DH

Tags: ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLB, Walt Disney

03/30/98
HOUSTON HAS NO PROBLEM WITH THE NFL: POLL SHOWS SUPPORT

The NFL "may prefer" L.A. over Houston, but "recent polling indicates Houston cares more about" the NFL than L.A., according to John Williams of the HOUSTON CHRONICLE. A poll conducted by Baselice & A

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03/30/98
BOXING OUT IN K.C. AS WOMEN'S LEAGUES TRY TO RECRUIT TALENT

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03/30/98
LEAGUE NOTES

GOLF SUIT: The AP''s Ron Sirak reported that a U.S. District Court Judge denied a request for an injunction in a $9M antitrust suit filed by Harry Toscano which claimed that the Senior PGA Tour and it

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03/27/98
OVITZ ON THE COMEBACK TRAIL: EYEING NFL TEAM FOR L.A.?

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