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Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Against NFL Over Painkiller DistributionPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 17 / 14
A federal court judge today dismissed a lawsuit against the NFL brought by former players alleging the league failed to oversee the distribution of prescription painkillers. Judge William Alsup ruled that the lawsuit was preempted by federal labor law, as the NFL had contended, because the pl...
ATP Tour Dir of Communications/Americas KEVIN O''KEEFE is leaving his position this week to focus full-time on sports entertainment projects. He will continue his relationship with the Tour and will s
Former SLOC President TOM WELCH pleaded no contest to a Class B misdemeanor battery charge. He will be placed on probation for 12 months and undergo family counseling (SALT LAKE TRIBUNE, 8/1)....PAUL
GREG ANDERSON, former PR Manager at Nike Sports Management, was named Dir of Marketing for the Mavericks (Mavericks)....Beckett Publications named DOUG KALE Senior Editor in the Sports Data Publishing
The USOC has appointed former NHLE VP/Worldwide Licensing FRED SCALERA as its new Dir of Licensing/ Merchandising. Scalera will manage and develop the USOC''s licensing program and will oversee the de
Wizards F CHRIS WEBBER Wednesday "unveiled his recording label, Humility Records, by introducing the label''s first group, ''Nocoast,''" according to the DETROIT FREE PRESS. Humility Records already h
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According to Laura Italiano in this morning''s N.Y. POST, sportscaster MARV ALBERT''S "name and phone number are listed in the address book of murdered Manhattan dominatrix Nadia Frey." The report als
Hippo Inc., the maker of Tegra golf equipment and apparel, named CHUCK PRESTIGIACOMO VP/Sales for the Tegra Brand. Prestigiacomo most recently was Taylor Made''s National Sales Manager (Hippo Inc.)...
EVANDER HOLYFIELD is at Walt Disney''s Wide World of Sports complex in Orlando this weekend watching his children participate in the ''97 AAU National Track & Field Club Championships (THE DAILY)....T
Raycom Sports promoted JOE GALLAGHER to Senior VP/Sales & Marketing and DE CORDELL to VP/Regional Sales, effective August 1. Gallagher had been VP/Corporate Development and Cordell was Dir of ACC Prop
MAGIC JOHNSON has backed out of a plan to put a movie theater complex in New York''s Harlem area. Ken Lombard, President of Magic Johnson Theaters, said the company was unable to agree on rent with Ha