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Dustin Johnson Serving Suspension After Positive Cocaine TestPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 01 / 14
Golfer Dustin Johnson is "serving a six-month suspension from the PGA Tour after testing positive for cocaine," according to a source. Johnson on Thursday announced that he was taking a leave of absence. Under the Tour's policies, it is not required to announce any disciplinary actions f...
Ohio State has signed a deal estimated at $9.25M to outfit its athletes and coaches exclusively in Nike apparel and shoes for the next five years. Nike will provide $1M a year in products, $725,000 to
The Red Sox announced yesterday they have signed a one-year contract with WABU-TV to carry 80 games next season. Terms were not announced, but Jack Craig of the BOSTON GLOBE writes the station will gu
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A poll conducted by the Nashville Banner and cited in the HOUSTON CHRONICLE indicates that "only" five of Nashville''s 13- member delegation to the TN Legislature will vote to approve $55M in tax free
Former Piston Bill Laimbeer has signed a deal with PASS cable to do a sports program. Laimbeer''s show will be featured monthly (DETROIT NEWS, 12/22)....NHL Senior VP Steve Solomon, formerly of ABC, "
Construction engineers in Tampa now say the new state-of- the-art stadium Malcolm Glazer wants to keep the Bucs'' in town will cost $192M, $24M more than originally estimated. (ST. PETERSBURG TIMES, 1
NBC''s Will McDonough is being criticized by some Browns observers for favoring Art Modell in his discussions of the team. But McDonough, in speaking with the Akron BEACON JOURNAL, said his coverage i
Rupert Murdoch''s News Corp. "has intensified" efforts to gain the European broadcast rights to the 2000 Sydney Games by forming an alliance with the Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic Games
ERIC and MARC FLEISHER, sons of the late NBPA Exec Dir LARRY FLEISHER, are suing one another. One of Eric''s claims is that Marc "diverted energy and money" from their firm in his bid to head the NBPA
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