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Bettman Praises Shanahan For Player Safety Work, Says No Replacement Lined Up Yet04 / 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...
The NHL Board of Governors meet in New York today to discuss management''s next move in the protracted lockout of NHL players. The following are quotes from participants and media observers on where p
When the CFL concluded its two days of meetings in Baltimore this weekend, "team owners were able to measure progress in small steps." The aim of the meetings was to "solidify the rapidly changing str
The labor dispute "seemed no closer to resolution Sunday, when the owners made a counter proposal they claimed was within the framework of the proposal" made by the MLBPA on Saturday. They gave the pl
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and NHLPA Exec Dir Bob Goodenow did not speak by telephone as expected, but the two sides did restate their positions via fax. DEAR GARY: Goodenow "urged Bettman to recon
The CFL Board of Governors were told by Hamilton Tiger-Cats Chair Roger Yachetti that he expects the team to meet league- imposed ticket and sponsorship goals. The team is 85% of the way toward reachi
The NBA''s venture into Canada was supposed the be the league''s bold first step into the international realm, laying the precedent for a more ambitious move into Mexico and Europe. But the two expans
The NHL announced the cancellation of the All-Star Game which was scheduled to be played on January 21 in San Jose. In September, the NHL announced its deal with Fox Sports to carry a limited number o
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In a gathering yesterday with union officials, a group of 40 player agents "said they may consider a freeze on signings of their clients if the owners impose their salary cap next week. That would thr
The MLBPA Exec Board ended three days of meetings by approving the outlines of a plan to engage club owners and striking major leaguers in an economic partnership" (Chris Haft, CINCINNATI ENQUIRER, 12
IMG, the Cleveland-based management and marketing firm, yesterday bought the Grand Prix of Dallas, the season finale of the SCCA Pro-Racing Trans-Am Championships. The annual race is seen as the city'