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Judge Again Denies Preliminary Approval Of $765M NFL Concussion Settlement04 / 17 / 14
U.S. District Court Judge Anita Brody yesterday "denied preliminary approval" of the $765M settlement between the NFL and "more than 4,500 of its retired players in the concussions case that has been in the spotlight," according to Jeff Blumenthal of the PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL. Plaintiff layw...
Although NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue indicated the NFL could expand into Canada, maybe as soon as ''97, the city of Vancouver does not expect to be a home for the new team. Warren Buckley, Preside
The IHL has announced that it will be forming a European division for the ''96-97 season. The conference will include teams from Britain, Austria, Denmark, France, Italy, Sweden and Switzerland (N.Y.
THE SPORTS BUSINESS DAILY conducted a survey of participants at the 17th International Sport Summit, held in New York from January 17-18. The results, gathered from approximately 100 responses, are no
The MLBPA "left little doubt yesterday that it is willing to remain on strike until ownership retreats or the government imposes a settlement," writes Peter Schmuck in this morning''s Baltimore SUN. T
The ABC NEWS/WASHINGTON POST poll surveyed 1,026 randomly selected adults (382 of which identified themselves as baseball fans) from January 26-29. The margin of error on the poll is +/- 3% for the fu
In Toronto, Alan Adams writes that International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) President Rene Fasel "admits his error" by not receiving "the blessing" of NHLPA Dir Bob Goodenow before negotiating a con
MLB announced yesterday that Thursday''s expansion committee meeting scheduled for Chicago has been relocated to Washington to accommodate Red Sox CEO John Harrington and Braves President Stan Kasten,
MLS Chair Alan Rothenberg is reportedly interested in expanding into Toronto with a franchise that would play at the SkyDome. Rothenberg has sent representatives to Toronto to speak with Richard Peddi
Members of the MLBPA and the owners'' negotiating committee are all headed back to Washington. Separate meetings with Special Mediator Bill Usery are scheduled for today, while face- to-face talks beg
John Walker, a former researcher for the NFLPA, was arrested by the FBI on a charge of embezzling more than $50,000 of the union''s funds. Walker was arrested around kickoff time on Super Bowl Sunday,