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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 31 / 14

NBC Sports hockey analyst Eddie Olczyk  will face off against fans in a shoot-the-puck competition at Horseshoe Casino in Indiana.

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05/16/95
ARENA FOOTBALL, HOT DOGS, AND APPLE PIE

The Arena Football League (AFL) announced that on Friday night, its teams "drew 19% more fans" than MLB in the two markets in which they competed head-to-head -- Milwaukee and San Francisco/San Jose.

Tags: AFL, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLB, NBA, NFL, NHL

05/16/95
CANADIAN NHL TEAMS ADD NBA-STYLE GLITZ TO KEEP FANS HAPPY

Canadian NHL teams, many of whom "have generally been content to open the doors, play a little music and offer three periods of hockey" in the past, are adding "NBA-type" entertainment to their games

Tags: Calgary Flames, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA, NHL, Canucks Sports and Entertainment, Vancouver Canucks

05/15/95
IS THE LUSTER BEGINNING TO WEAR OFF OF AIR?

The reaction to Michael Jordan''s number change has turned generally negative for both the NBA and Jordan. OPINION SAMPLER: In New York, Harvey Araton writes, "Here, we are again seeing the self-right

Tags: ABC, Chicago Bulls, ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, McDonalds, NBA, Orlando Magic, RDV Sports, Walt Disney

05/15/95
DRAFT RULES LIKELY TO REMAIN THE SAME WITHOUT A CBA

In Atlanta, Ailene Voisin reports that NBA officials met with new NBPA Exec Dir Simon Gourdine "twice this week in an attempt to obtain a collective bargaining agreement by the end of the postseason."

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA

05/15/95
IS REVENUE-SHARING BATTLE LOOMING IN THE NFL?

"A major league beef could be brewing over a revenue-sharing plan" that the NFL''s owners will discuss during league meetings later this month in Jacksonville, according to Will McDonough in Sunday''s

Tags: Dallas Cowboys, Leagues and Governing Bodies, New York Jets, NFL

05/15/95
BASEBALL'S SALARY CAP BURIED AS QUICKLY AS IT WAS REVIVED

Two MLB owners said late last week that management will continue to negotiate for a payroll tax system with the MLBPA and "won''t return to a salary cap proposal," according to Mark Maske of the WASHI

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Atlanta Braves, Baltimore Orioles, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLB, Time Warner

05/12/95
FOLLOW THE NUMBER; WILL MJ OBEY THE LEAGUE OR HIS NUMBER 23?

The NBA fined the Bulls $25,00 yesterday for failing to report Michael Jordan''s jersey change before Game 2 against the Magic. The league also said Jordan''s switch to 23 won''t be approved this seas

Tags: CBS, Chicago Bulls, ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA, Nike, Orlando Magic, RDV Sports, Sara Lee, Viacom, Walt Disney

05/12/95
OWNERS STEP TO THE NLRB PLATE BUT RESULT COULD BE SAME

MLB owners returned to court yesterday seeking an appeal of the injunction that ended the 232-day strike. "From all indications, they will not be successful," writes Mike Shalin in this morning''s BOS

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLB

05/11/95
POOR ATTENDANCE FOR NHL CANADIAN TEAMS CONTINUES

The "attendance drop" that hit the NHL''s Canadian teams after the lockout "has persisted into the playoffs," according to an analysis in today''s Toronto GLOBE & MAIL. Attendance for the Flames'' 1st

Tags: Boston Bruins, Calgary Flames, Chicago Blackhawks, Comcast-Spectacor, Detroit Red Wings, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NHL, Philadelphia Flyers, Pittsburgh Penguins, San Jose Sharks, St. Louis Blues

05/11/95
NBA TO GUARANTEE EXPANSION TEAMS' DEBT UNTIL CBA IS REACHED

NBA Commissioner David Stern, in Toronto to announce the Canadian national TV deal with CTV, said an agreement has been reached to allow the Raptors and the Grizzlies "to make the balance" of their $1

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, NBA, Toronto Raptors

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