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Last Chance To Enter SBD/SBJ's Annual Super Bowl Bowl Pick 'Em

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 01 / 30 / 15

With the Patriots and Seahawks set to meet in Glendale for Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, SportsBusiness Daily 's and SportsBusiness Journal 's annual Super Bowl pick 'em contest is open. Test your prognostication skills against those of your fellow subscribers. Those who best predict the game'...

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LEAGUE NOTES

WNBA: The Detroit franchise has sold 2,000 season tickets in two weeks and is two-thirds of the way to the WNBA mandate of 3,000 by November 10 (DETROIT NEWS, 10/16). MLS: More than 32,000 tickets hav

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10/16/97
EASY PARTNERS: COMPAQ NOT QUITE AT THE SUMMIT

In Houston, the Arena Operating Co. (AOC) President Steve Patterson said that although AOC has concluded an agreement with Compaq Computer Corp. to rename The Summit the Compaq Center, the Houston Cit

Tags: Facilities, hp, Houston Rockets

10/16/97
CALLING ALL STATIONS: PRIMECO TELECOM INKS DEVIL RAYS DEAL

PrimeCo Personal Communications and the Devil Rays have signed a three-year, multimillion-dollar partnership under which PrimeCo will maintain the Devil Rays Fan Info Line, a 24-hour database updated

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10/16/97
IN NEW CAMPAIGN, THREE PACERS GET A TASTE OF FRENCH LICK

Antonio Davis, Fred Hoiberg and Haywoode Workman star in a new Pacers ad campaign in which the players take a trip to Larry Bird''s hometown of French Lick "to learn more about their new coach and sel

Tags: Franchises, Indiana Pacers

10/16/97
MARKETPLACE ROUND-UP

SHOE NEWS: Puma, in what it calls the "year of the cat," is "readying" a TV campaign for next year with an eye on World Cup ''98. Two of Puma''s three spots, from PA-based Gyro, will focus on soccer (

Tags: CBS, McDonalds, NHRA, Puma, Viacom, Walt Disney

10/16/97
NAPBL ATTENDANCE SHOWS SOME HOT MARKET FOR MINOR LEAGUE

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Tags: Cleveland Indians, Colorado Rockies, Leagues and Governing Bodies

10/16/97
AFTER SEASON-LONG DEBATE, MLB OK'S ONLY MINOR REALIGNMENT

MLB owners approved its Phase One of realignment which will move three teams -- the Devil Rays from the AL West to the AL East; the Tigers from the AL East to the AL Central and an undetermined AL tea

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Detroit Tigers, Kansas City Royals, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Milwaukee Brewers, MLB, Sports Illustrated, Tampa Bay Rays, Time Warner

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THE DAILY SEEKS MEDIA RELATIONS MANAGER FOR CT OFFICE

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Tags: Classified Advertisements

10/16/97
NFL OWNERS FEEL AT HOME IN DC: LOTS OF TALK, LITTLE ACTION

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Tags: Anheuser Busch, Cleveland Browns, Dallas Cowboys, Denver Broncos, Edmonton Oilers, Indianapolis Colts, Jacksonville Jaguars, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Los Angeles Dodgers, New England Patriots, News Corp./Fox, NFL, San Diego Chargers, San Diego Padres, San Francisco 49ers, Sports Illustrated, Time Warner

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FRANCHISE NOTES

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Tags: Chicago Cubs, ECHL, Edmonton Oilers, Franchises, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, NFL, Toronto Raptors, Wilson Sporting Goods

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