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NHL Expansion Into Warm-Weather Cities Aides In The Development Of Top-Level ProspectsPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 06 / 24 / 16
NHL expansion and franchise relocation to fresh precincts have "resulted in creating hockey incubators" in parts of the U.S. "not normally associated with ice," according to Matt Higgins of the N.Y. TIMES. The Maple Leafs "are expected to use the No. 1 pick to select" C Auston Matthews from Scottsda...
The following list home attendance figures for all MLB interleague games played Thursday, June 12-Wednesday, June 19. Comparisons are to each team''s home season attendance average through June 11. ''
MLBPA Exec Dir Donald Fehr told the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee yesterday that MLB owners and the MLBPA "tentatively" have agreed on proposed legislation that would "limit" the owners'' exemption
Sam Goody, the national music store chain owned by Musicland Stores Corp., will be the official music sponsor of the ''97 Miller Lite AVP Men''s Pro Beach Volleyball Tour (AD AGE, 6/18)....In its week
The NHL''s Expansion Committee has recommended the addition of four new teams for its next round of expansion: Nashville, which will begin play for the ''98-99 season; Atlanta, which will begin in ''9
Houston and Oklahoma City were the two expansion finalists who were not selected. Among local reaction: HOUSTON: In Houston, Neil Hohlfeld: "On the day they were officially bypassed ... for an expansi
ATLANTA: TBS will own the team and Turner Sports President Harvey Schiller is expected to be named team President. Schiller "expects at least 12,500 season tickets to be sold, with the team averaging
MLB Acting Commissioner Bud Selig, on interleague play: "It''s been a huge success. ... It hasn''t surprised me. It was such a natural. The only question is ''what took you so long?'' Interleague play
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The Indy Racing League (IRL) announced it will assume the sanctioning and officiating responsibilities for all of its races, beginning with the Samsonite 200 in Colorado Springs, CO on June 29. The IR
CNN/SI''s Bob Lorenz reported that the NHL''s Executive Committee will inform the Board of Governors on Tuesday that it is recommending four cities receive expansion franchises. Lorenz: "The plan will
MLB''s first weekend of interleague play saw over a 42% increase in attendance compared to the home team''s average attendance through Sunday, June 8. See #25 for a team-by- team breakdown of interlea