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Pundits Criticize Goodell For Taking Pass On Steelers-Pats AFC Title Game In FoxboroPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 01 / 18 / 17
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell will attend the NFC Championship game in Atlanta on Sunday over the Steelers-Patriots AFC Championship contest, and it appears Goodell is "afraid to show his face" in Foxboro following Deflategate, according to Karen Guregian of the BOSTON HERALD. It is possible the ...
While much of the weekend World Series media coverage cast a negative pall over the state of MLB, last evening''s historic Game Seven could recoup some of the lost glory of this year''s Fall Classic.
A crowd of 57,318 attended the MLS Cup ''97 at RFK Stadium yesterday as DC beat Colorado 2-1 in a "cold rain" (William Gildea, WASHINGTON POST, 10/27). MLS also awarded its ''98 championship game to t
The NBPA "hopes to present a united front when its agents advisory committee meets" today in N.Y., according to ESPN''s David Aldridge. Aldridge: "The committee contains most of the agents who were pa
In a "rare outburst of anger and candor," Marlins Manager Jim Leyland "lashed out at critics" of the ''97 World Series, according to Dan Shaughnessy of the BOSTON GLOBE. Leyland "seemed to be directin
ABL: The ABL signed Jennifer Azzi to a four-year contract extension (ABL). League CEO Gary Cavalli said Azzi''s signing means 29 of the ABL''s top 35 players have signed contract extensions. Cavalli:
Testimony was heard yesterday from Raiders Owner Al Davis in the $130M antitrust suit filed by the St. Louis Convention and Visitors Commission against the NFL, according to William Lhotka of the ST.
MLB Acting Commissioner Bud Selig met the press yesterday in Cleveland and "expressed optimism" that the low TV ratings for the ''97 World Series would improve and "indicated that the game''s leaders
The NBA "has launched an investigation in an effort to determine whether a new fast-food restaurant -- called Wraptors -- is infringing on the Raptors'' name, trademark and logo," according to Marty Y
The ABL has "decided to remain the only pro sports league in America that bans reporters from its locker rooms," according to the L.A. TIMES'' Earl Gustkey. Gustkey: "Incredibly, a league that needs a
NBA: In the aftermath of the McDonald''s Championships, the INT''L HERALD TRIBUNE''s Ian Thomsen wrote the NBA "is going to have an interesting time selling its top players internationally after [Mich