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NBA Sends Draft Lottery Issue To Committee For More StudyPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 22 / 14
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver today said that owners have sent back the issue of draft lottery reform to the league's competition committee for additional study with a need to find the right balance between creating appropriate incentives and allowing a draft to work as it should. He also addr...
DON NOMURA, the agent for HIDEO NOMO and HIDEKI IRABU, among others, is profiled by Steve Glain on the front page of the WALL STREET JOURNAL. Calling him Japan''s "real-life" Jerry Maguire, Glain writ
The USOC announced that JIM FOX, who has directed the USOC''s broadcast marketing and business efforts for almost four years, will leave the organization to pursue new opportunities, effective immedia
Maxfli Golf named EDWARD HUGHES VP of Marketing. Previously, Hughes was Marketing Dir of Old El Paso food brand for the Pillsbury (GOLFWEEK, 5/31 issue)....MLBP promoted PEGGY O''NEILL-JANOSIK from Ma
NBC Sports named LISA MALOSKY as its courtside reporter for its WNBA broadcasts. Malosky currently works on Rockets TV coverage (NBC Sports)....Fox/Liberty Networks promoted the following people: RICH
A MA Superior Court jury decided yesterday that Patriots Owner and Foxboro Park Owner ROBERT KRAFT did not defraud track operator CHARLES SARKIS. The jurors "rejected" Sarkis''s claim that Kraft had "
Former Piston DAVE BING, Chair of the Bing Group, has been appointed to MI-based Standard Federal Bank''s board of directors (DETROIT FREE PRESS, 5/29)....DENNIS RODMAN "will be the subject of an ABC
ABC Inc. named PRESTON PADDEN President of ABC Television. Padden was "formerly Rupert Murdoch''s top U.S. satellite executive" (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 5/29)....Reebok named JACK GUZE Senior VP & Chief
FCC Chair REED HUNDT announced he intends to leave the commission (AD AGE, 5/28)....LPGA VP CINDY DAVIS has resigned effective June 4 to join the Arnold Palmer Golf Co. as Exec VP/Business Development
STEVEN KOTLOWITZ has left the Hollywood agency of ICM to become a hockey agent, according to Kirk Honeycutt of the HOLLYWOOD REPORTER. Kotlowitz has joined NHL agent RICH WINTERS as his partner in the
The Pacers'' MARK JACKSON and partner JEFF FARLEY have completed their first screenplay entitled "The Impossible Dream," about a fictitious college basketball player from Brooklyn. They play to "sit d