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NHL Begins Formal Push Into China With Announcement Of Preseason Games In '17Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 30 / 17
The NHL formally launched its push into the Chinese market last night with the announcement of the league’s first ever preseason games in the country. As part of the announcement, which is part of a multiyear deal with China-based commercial sports company Bloomage Int'l Group, the Kings and C...
The NFL announced that paid attendance for the ''97 regular season was the second-highest total in NFL history. Fans purchased 14,966,294 tickets to the NFL''s 240 regular- season games in ''97, repre
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While negotiators for the NFL and NFLPA have been working to extend the current CBA which expires in 2002, "several key differences have slowed negotiations dramatically in recent days," according to
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The CISL has ceased operations after five years. The indoor soccer league had eight franchises at the time it suspended play. CISL Commissioner/Founder Ron Weinstein: "The remaining owners and myself
The WTA Tour officially named Ric Clarson as its new CEO. Clarson, who was the PGA Tour''s VP/Tournament Business Affairs, will begin his four-year term this month (WTA Tour). In a teleconference with
MLB maintains the second largest fan base of the four major pro leagues in both the U.S. and Canada according to a new Fox Sports/The Marment Group survey. The following survey was conducted of 1,000