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2014 SBJ/SBD Reader Survey Seeks Your Input On Sports Business

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 24 / 14

It’s time to make your opinion known as the 10th annual SportsBusiness Journal/SportsBusiness Daily Reader Survey is underway. The survey features 100 questions across leagues, teams, facilities, sponsorship, media, and more. Some of the questions that you will find in this year's survey are...

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05/16/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Georgetown basketball coach JOHN THOMPSON "refused to rule out" a jump to the NBA if the situation was right (WASHINGTON POST, 5/16)....Orioles Owner PETER ANGELOS unveiled plans for a $140M-150M conv

Tags: ABC, Baltimore Orioles, NBA, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

05/16/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The USOC named ROBERT MARSH Manager of the SLOC Development Program. He had previously served as Dir of the Park City Ski Educational Foundation (USOC)....The IHL Wolves promoted CHRIS GARGANI to Dir

Tags: SLOC, People and Pop Culture, USOC

05/15/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

The Boston Globe''s BOB RYAN has been named as the print recipient of the Basketball Hall of Fame''s Curt Gowdy award (BOSTON GLOBE, 5/15)....Bucs Owner MALCOLM GLAZER made a bid Wednesday to buy the

Tags: Nike, Reebok, People and Pop Culture, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

05/15/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The Sabres dismissed GM JOHN MUCKLER. Assistant GM LARRY CARRIERE was named acting GM (Sabres)....ERIC SILVER was named Senior Copywriter for S.F.-based Goodby, Silverstein & Partners. He had been on

Tags: Buffalo Sabres, Nike, People and Pop Culture, Wieden Kennedy

05/14/97
HUIZENGA HOLDS SHAREHOLDERS MEETING; TAKES REPUBLIC TO NYSE

WAYNE HUIZENGA''s Republic Industries approved a plan to move trading in the company''s common stock to the NYSE from the NASDAQ. The company "expects to be listed on the Big Board," with a new symbol

Tags: People and Pop Culture

05/14/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

DAVE GAVITT was named Chair of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Gavitt also currently serves as President of the NCAA Foundation (Hall of Fame)....JONATHAN LEESS was named to the newly c

Tags: ABC, Indianapolis Colts, NCAA, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

05/14/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

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Tags: Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, NBC, People and Pop Culture, Toronto Maple Leafs, Toronto Raptors

05/14/97
WOODS MEETS THE PRESS; TALKS OF FUZZY, FAME, AND CLINTON

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Tags: ABC, ESPN, MasterCard, MLB, PGA Tour, Sports Illustrated, People and Pop Culture, Time Warner, Walt Disney

05/13/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

MICHAEL SILVER, the co-author of DENNIS RODMAN''s book "Walk on the Wild Side," answered Rodman''s charge of Silver "taking too much creative license" with the book. Silver, on Rodman: "One thing I''v

Tags: Minnesota Wild, People and Pop Culture

05/13/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The Capitals announced that VP/GM DAVID POILE''s contract would not be renewed. Poile had been with the Caps since ''82 (Capitals). Poile: "I''ve done everything I can do for the franchise. I bleed Ca

Tags: People and Pop Culture, SportsLine.com, Washington Capitals

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