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Time To Participate In The 2014 SBJ/SBD Reader Survey

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 20 / 14

It’s time to make your opinion known as the 10th annual SportsBusiness Journal/SportsBusiness Daily Reader Survey is underway. The survey features 100 questions across leagues, teams, facilities, sponsorship, media, and more. * How often do you watch live sports on a mobile device? ...

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02/27/97
MEDIA NOTES

CTV has announced the name of its sports cable channel, which is jointly owned by CTV, Rogers cable, Molson, and Fox. It will be called CTV Sports Net (Toronto GLOBE & MAIL, 2/27)....NBC showed "recor

Tags: Baltimore Orioles, CBS, Cincinnati Reds, NBA, NBC, News Corp./Fox, Speedway Motorsports Inc., Media, Viacom

02/27/97
FRANCHISE NOTES

Bucs GM Rich McKay said in a deposition yesterday that last year Hollywood Park, CA, race track Owner R.D. Hubbard offered $60M up front as well as up to $90M in additional revenues to Bucs Owner Malc

Tags: Detroit Lions, Franchises, Kansas City Chiefs, San Antonio Spurs, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

02/27/97
MLB TEAM NEWS & NOTES: NEW-LOOK RED SOX TO WEAR MANY HATS

The following lists MLB team news by market: A''S: Any fan purchasing a full season-ticket plan for the Athletics will receive Mark McGwire and Jose Canseco autographed baseballs (Athletics). BLUE JAY

Tags: Atlanta Braves, Baltimore Orioles, Boston Red Sox, Colorado Rockies, Franchises, Los Angeles Dodgers, MLB, News Corp./Fox, Oakland Athletics, San Diego Padres, Seattle Mariners, Time Warner, Toronto Blue Jays, Walt Disney

02/27/97
JUAN MORE TIME: SAMARANCH LOOKS TO CONTINUE IOC RUN

Juan Antonio Samaranch intends to run for a fourth term as president of the IOC, according to James Christie in the Toronto GLOBE & MAIL. Samaranch, 76, told Radio Suisse that if he receives a "favour

Tags: IOC, Olympics

02/27/97
FOX SPORTS WINS ANOTHER ROUND IN LEGAL DISPUTE WITH DISNEY

Orange County Superior Court Judge Ronald Kline ruled that Fox Sports West 2 (FSW2) will remain the exclusive cable carrier of Mighty Ducks games. The court denied a preliminary injunction request by

Tags: Anaheim Ducks, Anaheim Sports, Los Angeles Dodgers, News Corp./Fox, Media, Walt Disney

02/27/97
FORMER HERMAN'S EXEC FORMISANO JOINS NASCAR TEAM

MARIA FORMISANO has joined the NASCAR New York staff as Senior Manager, Corporate Sponsorship. Formisano will be responsible for overseeing the management of the NASCAR Official Status Company account

Tags: NASCAR, People and Pop Culture

02/27/97
MLB/JACKIE ROBINSON FOUNDATION DETAIL CELEBRATION

MLB and the Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF) officially unveiled a series of initiatives celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Jackie Robinson''s entry in the major leagues and breaking the color barrie

Tags: ABC, Anheuser Busch, Coca-Cola, ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, McDonalds, MLB, NCAA, Walt Disney, Washington Nationals, Wheaties

02/27/97
SAN DIEGO STADIUM EXPANSION FOES CALL AN END TO THEIR BATTLE

Former San Diego City Councilman Bruce Henderson and attorney Mike Aguirre yesterday "declared their legal challenge dead" to stop expansion efforts for Jack Murphy Stadium, according to LaVelle & Blo

Tags: Facilities

02/27/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

ESPN promoted LOU KOSKOVOLIS to VP/Advertising Sales, Eastern Division. Koskovolis has been an Account Exec with ESPN since June ''91 (ESPN)....The Brewers named DAN LARREA as their new Traveling Secr

Tags: ESPN, Milwaukee Brewers, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

02/27/97
POLLIN'S DISABLED SEAT PLANS REJECTED IN FEDERAL COURT

A U.S. Federal Judge "has rejected" Bullets/Caps Owner Abe Pollin''s latest seating plan for the disabled at the new MCI Center, according to Maryann Haggerty of the WASHINGTON POST. U.S. District Jud

Tags: Facilities

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