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Pegulas Acquire Majority Stake In Apparel Brand AdPro Sports

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 21 / 17

Bills co-Owners  Terry  and  Kim Pegula  have "acquired a majority ownership stake" in N.Y.-based AdPro Sports, a move that "further cements their already deep portfolio of local holdings." This marks Pegula Sports & Entertainment's "entry into the manufacturing field with cu...

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SunTrust Park's Financial Effects Become Clearer

The full financial effect of SunTrust Park and its neighboring mixed-use development, The Battery Atlanta, is "not yet clear," but initial indications are that the development is "exceeding projections for its first season," according to Jon Gargis of the MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL. Among the dollars "c ...

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Raiders Popular In L.A. Despite Chargers Presence

The Raiders "remain hugely popular" in L.A., and based on the "robust response from the Southland on season-ticket deposits for the Raiders soon-to-be new home in Las Vegas, that doesn’t appear to be waning anytime soon," according to Vincent Bonsignore of the L.A. DAILY NEWS. Raiders Owner Ma ...

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Aly Raisman Slams USAG Over Abuse Case

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Paciolan, StubHub Add To College Partnerships

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Huge Crowds Show Up For Solheim Cup In Iowa

Crowds "turned out in force throughout the week" for the Solheim Cup in Des Moines, which saw the U.S. defeat Europe 16 1/2 to 11 1/2 to claim the competition for the second consecutive time, according to Luke Kerr-Dineen of USA TODAY. Tournament officials "projected record-breaking attendance ...

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China Clamps Down On Sports Investments

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MLB, ESPN Expanding Shred Hate Program

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