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Brian France Says NASCAR To Be Aggressive In Disassociating Itself With Confederate FlagPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 06 / 29 / 15
NASCAR Chair & CEO Brian France on Saturday said that the governing body "will be aggressive in dissociating" the Confederate flag from its events going forward, according to Jenna Fryer of the AP. France said, "We want to go as far as we can to eliminate the presence of that flag. I personally ...
The MLBPA "officially rejected" the owners'' latest offer on service time yesterday, but MLB chief labor negotiator Randy Levine "said he thought the sides had ''inched closer'' to an agreement," acco
The USTA will re-do the U.S. Open Men''s Singles draw today, due to concerns expressed by the players. USTA President Les Snyder: "By remaking the draw, the USTA will protect the integrity of the draw
AFL Commissioner Jim Drucker will step down when his contract expires to spend time developing an expansion team. Drucker said he will spend the next few months evaluating potential expansion sites an
The AVP faces a boycott of its Miller Lite U.S. Championships in Hermosa Beach, CA, over the issue of charging for seats to the event. A local volleyball player has started a grass-roots group that la
MLB labor negotiations resumed yesterday with the MLBPA rejecting an ownership proposal that included two modifications - - on service time and the second tax-free year at the end of the deal -- "desi
The U.S. 500 debuted last Memorial Day at Michigan International Speedway (MIS), but "it can be said with a good deal of certainty," that it will not return to MIS, according to the DETROIT NEWS. Whil
After a week of internal debate among ownership, negotiators for MLB''s players and owners "appear to be ready to resume their efforts to complete a new collective bargaining agreement" (N.Y. TIMES, 8
USA TODAY''s Bryan Burwell calls the NFL''s preseason instant replay experiment "a success" (USA TODAY, 8/21).... The IHL''s 23rd All-Star Game will be held February 18, 1997, at the "brand new" Van A
In a move to "further enhance its marketing efforts ... with a full-time sponsorship sales effort," NASCAR announced it will open an office in New York City, effective October 1. The office, located a
Reaction continues on the Mets-Padres series in Monterrey, Mexico, with the HOUSTON CHRONICLE reporting that MLB "took a historic first step toward the possibility of eventually expanding to Mexico."