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ESPN's Jed Drake Discusses World Cup Logistics, Preparation, Plans For Brazil12 / 06 / 13
ESPN Senior VP & Exec Producer Jed Drake was in Brazil for Friday's '14 FIFA World Cup draw, overseeing the construction of the net's main set on Copacabana Beach and the build-out of its technical system at the Int'l Broadcast Center a few miles away. THE DAILY caught up with Drake earlie...
The NHL Board of Directors will be in an "expansive mood" when it meets later this month, according to SI Senior Editor Paul Fichtenbaum. Fichtenbaum, on "CNN/SI," said "There is little doubt that the
In Boston, Peter Gammons writes that while there is "growing suspicion that many owners would like" Acting Commissioner Bud Selig to remain on the job, the majority of NL owners "want to move on," and
The Red Sox released a ticket price increase this weekend, raising the cost of every seat in Fenway Park, according to Gordon Edes in the BOSTON GLOBE. GM Dan Duquette sent a letter to season ticket h
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An affidavit from a General Motors auditor states that seven Reds employees, including acting CEO John Allen, are among those who Reds Owner Marge Schott falsely claimed bought cars from her dealershi
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The Twins campaign for a new ballpark is examined by Jay Weiner of the Minneapolis STAR TRIBUNE. The Twins lease at the Metrodome includes an escape clause that can be exercised after the ''97 season.
Nike Chair & CEO PHIL KNIGHT was named one of BUSINESS WEEK''s "Top Managers of 1996" (BUSINESS WEEK, 1/13 issue)....Avalanche Goalie PATRICK ROY and two other investors have bought the Beaufort Harfa
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