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Bettman Praises Shanahan For Player Safety Work, Says No Replacement Lined Up Yet

04 / 18 / 14

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman on Wednesday said that former NHL VP/Player Safety & Hockey Operations Brendan Shanahan, who became Maple Leafs President this week , "leaves a lasting legacy with his involvement with the league's player safety department, a position that did not exist until he to...

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01/18/95
BASEBALL HELD HOSTAGE -- DAY 160: THE BLAME GAME

MLBPA Exec Dir Donald Fehr sent a letter yesterday to Acting MLB Commissioner Bud Selig "scolding the owners for allegedly blaming the union for the inactivity in talks." The letter "alleges that the

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01/18/95
THE RE-ENTRY MARKETING OF THE NHL

"In hockey, we now have an in vitro case study: how to market a sport that nearly self-obliterated a season. Obviously, the best marketing is to open -- or re-open -- the doors with major league playe

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01/17/95
THE GROWTH OF NASCAR VS. ITS TRADITIONAL BASE

"NASCAR these days is a boom town on the frontier of American sport. Everyone is making money -- drivers, car owners, track operators," according to Sunday''s RICHMOND TIMES-DISPATCH. Ben Blake writes

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01/17/95
DALLAS-FT. WORTH OFFICIALS WORRIED ABOUT MLB ALL-STAR GAME

An AP report notes that, besides looking for replacements, the Rangers have "another worry: the All-Star Game." Area business leaders are concerned that game could be lost which could cost the Dallas-

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01/17/95
POST-LOCKOUT FALLOUT FROM 10 NHL CITIES

BUFFALO: Empire Sports Network will televise 46 of the Sabres 48 games, the most games ever carried on the regional sports network. The remaining two games will appear on Fox''s national broadcast, an

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01/17/95
A RESTRUCTURING OF THE APSL IS ANNOUNCED

The APSL is set with seven teams for ''95 after owners accepted an application for a New York franchise, and the Ft. Lauderdale and L.A. teams withdrew from the league. The league will operate with fi

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01/17/95
THE HOCKEY MINOR LEAGUES AT THEIR ALL-STAR BREAKS

The AHL''s first All-Star game since December 1959 takes place tonight at the Providence Civic Center, while the IHL plays its All-Star Game tomorrow in Las Vegas. The AHL game will be televised at 8:

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01/17/95
NBA'S STERN ACKNOWLEDGES SLOW-MOVING LABOR TALKS

NBA Commissioner David Stern acknowledged that negotiations with the players union for a new CBA are "moving slowly." Stern, who has expressed hopes to have a deal by the All-Star break: "I don''t kno

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01/17/95
BASEBALL HELD HOSTAGE -- DAY 159: THE REPLACEMENT PLAN

MLB''s Executive Council has approved the recommendation of the Operating Committee on the guidelines for the use of replacement players. The directive asks the clubs to prepare for opening spring tra

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