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Going Off The Grid: Execs Chime In On Inauguration, NBA "Super Teams"

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 01 / 19 / 17

"Going Off The Grid" is a weekly survey of sports execs and personalities offering their thoughts on a handful of pressing (and trivial) issues in sports and pop culture. This week, panelists weigh in on NBA "super teams" and Trump's inauguration. Octagon First Call VP/Hollywood Negotiatio...

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