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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Thursday night followed up on his letter to fans about improving the game, saying this effort is "not as focused on the length of the game." Appearing on NFL Network's "Up to the Minute," Goodell said, "This is focused on what’s happening outside of the plays ...
A team of MLB All-Stars will travel to Japan this November to play a series of games against Japanese teams. The ''98 tour will consist of eight games played between November 6-15 in Tokyo, Fukuoka an
NJ high school basketball player Al Harrington said Monday that he will skip college and make himself eligible for the NBA Draft, according to Michael Amsel of the ASBURY PARK PRESS. Harrington, 18, s
During media day for the WNBA Liberty yesterday at the Reebok Club in Manhattan, Rebecca Lobo expressed hope that a players'' union would soon be formed, according to Ackert & Garcia of the N.Y. DAILY
IRL: On SPEEDNET, Bill Koenig writes that for IRL team owners, the "hunt continues for sponsors." While there has been an increase of sponsorship spending on the league level, teams are "hoping to see
"There is a simple, irrefutable fact about hockey that the past year in broadcasting ought to have made obvious even to TV executives, and it''s this: Americans really don''t like hockey very much," a
NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue has asked Giants co- Owner Bob Tisch to be the "point man" on the league''s new NFLX interactive entertainment centers, according to Mike Freeman of the N.Y. TIMES. The
Phoenix Home Life Mutual Insurance Co. has contacted Silver Bullets co-Owner Bob Hope about becoming the primary sponsor of the women''s baseball team, according to Jeff Jacobs of the HARTFORD COURANT
In his Monday column in USA TODAY, Larry King writes, "Look for Bud Selig to be named the permanent commissioner of baseball. ... We should have an announcement before the end of the year" (Larry King
The "frenzied recruitment" of NJ high school basketball player Al Harrington will end today when he holds a news conference to declare his intentions, according to Lenn Robbins of the N.Y. POST, who r
NBA Deputy Commissioner Russ Granik appeared on the "NBA on TNT" with Verne Lundquist and Doc Rivers prior to the start of the second half of the Knicks-Pacers game last night. Granik, on the league''