District Judge Schedules Trial Date In Tom Benson Case Against Estranged FamilyPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 26 / 16
A federal judge "has scheduled a Dec. 8 trial date in TOM BENSON 's lawsuit seeking to take away ownership in the Saints and Pelicans from his estranged family" after settlement talks failed to produce an agreement, according to Katherine Sayre of the New Orleans TIMES-PICAYUNE. U.S. District ...
The off-the-court lifestyle of Lakers C SHAQUILLE O''NEAL is the subject of profiles in USA TODAY, the N.Y. TIMES and MIAMI HERALD this morning. In a Cover Story, USA TODAY''s Greg Boeck writes on O''
Reports out of Detroit have JOE DUMARS being named the Pistons'' Exec VP/Basketball Operations today, replacing RICK SUND, who will remain with the Pistons "as an assistant to Dumars." Pistons Preside
On last night''s "Late Show," CBS'' DAVID LETTERMAN noted that ABC Sports President HOWARD KATZ was the ceremonial starter of the Indy 500 and waved the green flag. Letterman: "[What''s] wrong with sp
The WALL STREET JOURNAL''s Robert Johnson profiles the continued appeal of the HANSON BROTHERS, from the ''77 film "SLAP SHOT," who have assumed "one of the sports world''s oddest and most enduring cu
WILLIAM EDWARD SIMON, who oversaw the ''84 Summer Games in L.A as USOC President, passed away Saturday in CA. He was 72. Current USOC President BILL HYBL, on Simon: "I believe it was his vision and co
AmEx announced some organizational changes within its Global Media/Sponsorship Marketing team, as JIM HEDLESTON was named VP/U.S. Media, and JAN HERBERT was named VP/Int''l Media & Sponsorship Marketi
Sanex WTA player MARY PIERCE said that reports of her "impending marriage" to Indians 2B ROBERTO ALOMAR "are greatly exaggerated." Pierce, on the reports: "That''s news to me. That''s interesting" (Mu
Former NBAP Media and Marketing Group President GARY STEVENSON has been named interim President & CEO of Raleigh- based Total Sports, according to Terry Lefton of BRANDWEEK ONLINE, who noted that Stev
Anaheim Sports announced recent promotions and additions to their Ad Sales Department. RICHARD MCCLEMMY has been promoted to Senior Advertising Sales Manager after spending five years with the Angels
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