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Going Off The Grid: Execs Talk Mayweather-McGregor, Fall TV Shows

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 17 / 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 opine on the Mayweather-McGregor buildup, as well as their can't-miss fall TV show. Blue Jackets P...

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07/27/01
Executive Transactions

TWINS TAP HANSON: In Minneapolis, Judd Zulgad reports the Twins have hired former Triax Cablevision exec RIC HANSON to "work on securing distribution from cable and satellite companies for the team''s

Tags: Baseball, Basketball, Cablevision, Colleges, DirecTV, ECHL, Hockey, Minnesota Timberwolves, Minnesota Twins, NBC, People and Pop Culture

07/27/01
Davis To Testify In Gold Club?

Assistant U.S. Attorney ART LEACH said that Broncos RB TERRELL DAVIS "may not be called to testify" in The Gold Club racketeering trial, according to John Fox of the ROCKY MOUNTAIN NEWS. Leach said th

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07/26/01
Names In The News

ESPN.com''s Mike Florio reported Pro Football Insider Publisher FRED EDELSTEIN has allegedly "bilked agent EUGENE PARKER, persuading him to put approximately $100,000 into a deal Edelstein said involv

Tags: Basketball, Detroit Pistons, ESPN, Football, Los Angeles Lakers, Motorsports, NFL, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney, Washington Wizards

07/26/01
Executive Transactions

CHIP OFF THE ''OL BLOCK: The NTRA named CHIP CAMPBELL to the newly-created position of Senior VP/Television & Sponsorship, to be based at the NTRA''s N.Y. office. Campbell will head the TV, sponsorshi

Tags: ECHL, Golf, Hockey, Horse Racing, PGA Tour, Soccer, People and Pop Culture

07/26/01
Gold Club Trial Impact Debated

Last night''s edition of FSN''s "The Last Word" featured a discussion on the involvement of athletes in The Gold Club racketeering trial. Attorney/Fox News Channel contributor ROB BECKER, on how the l

Tags: Atlanta Braves, Baseball, Basketball, Comcast-Spectacor, NBA, Orlando Magic, Philadelphia 76ers, People and Pop Culture, WNBA

07/26/01
NBC Olympic Promotions

DAVID NEAL, who has been NBC Olympics Exec VP for the last three Summer Olympics, and NBC Olympics Senior VP/Business Development & Marketing GARY ZENKEL have each been promoted to the newly-created p

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07/25/01
Executive Transactions

TURNED UP: Turner Broadcasting Sports Sales promoted PATRICIA FROHMAN to Senior VP and LORIE DURNAN to VP. Both are based in N.Y. and will report to Turner Sports Sales Exec VP KEITH CUTLER. Frohman w

Tags: AHL, Churchill Downs Inc., Football, Golf, Hockey, Horse Racing, Motorsports, NASCAR, People and Pop Culture, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

07/25/01
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END OF AN ERA: PHIL HOCHBERG, the Redskins'' longtime public address announcer, said that he is retiring. Hochberg began working as the team''s press box announcer in ''62 and had served as PA announc

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07/25/01
Athletes Tarnished By Gold Trial?

As The Gold Club racketeering trial continues in Atlanta, FSN''s Jim Rome said of Broncos RB TERRELL DAVIS'' involvement in the trial: "If you''re getting freaky in the back room of The Gold Club, you

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07/24/01
Executive Transactions

STARRING ROLE: The MetroStars named TOM NEALE as COO, effective August 6. Neale was previously Earthquakes GM. Neale will oversee all front office operations as well as start-up operations of the plan

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