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NBA Free Agency Begins With Teams Spending Big Money, Largely To Keep PlayersPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 02 / 15
NBA free agency kicked off Wednesday with "plenty of lucrative deals without much player movement," and teams spent "freely as the league waded into a new era of inflated payrolls," according to Scott Cacciola of the N.Y. TIMES. The Cavaliers re-signed F Kevin Love to a five-year deal worth around $...
In the wake of recent negative off-field incidents involving NFL players, Vikings President & CEO Roger Headrick is "quietly lobbying" for a league-wide code of conduct, according to ESPN''s Chris Mor
The NBA fined the Lakers'' Magic Johnson $10,000 and suspended him for three games for bumping referee Scott Foster during Sunday''s game (NBA). Johnson called the penalty "justified," adding, "It''s
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