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Cleveland Hosting Bevy Of Big-Time Sporting Events SaturdayPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 22 / 14
Cleveland on Saturday "arguably will be the busiest sports city in America," as "all three pro sports venues downtown will host games simultaneously." There are a "variety of other events going on," so that there will be "as many as 100,000 people downtown at the same time." Progressive Field will h...
Former NBA player WORLD B. FREE was named Community Relations Player Representative for the 76ers. Free has worked in the team''s basketball operations department the last two seasons and will continu
ESPN''s Bob Ley reported on the passing away of SCOTTY CONNAL, a "founding father of ESPN." Connal, who spent 32 years at NBC and became Exec Producer of NBC Sports, died from complications following
MARIO LOPEZ from "Saved by the Bell" will play gold medal diver GREG LOUGANIS in the upcoming USA Network movie, "Breaking the Surface: The Greg Louganis Story." The film is expected to air in early '
The N.Y. Rangers have promoted JOHN ROSASCO to Dir of Public Relations, ROB KOCH to Asst Dir of Public Relations and FRANK BUONOMO to Public Relations Assistant. ... The MLS K.C. Wiz named KIRK SCHNUR
After his "Moment" on JACKIE JOYNER-KERSEE, NBC''s Dick Enberg floated the possibility of her trying out for the new WNBA. Joyner-Kersee played basketball at UCLA (NBC, 7/28). ....STEPHEN GEPPI, minor
Bulls scout JIM STACK has been promoted to Asst VP/ Basketball Operations (CHICAGO TRIBUNE, 7/26)....PHIL MUSHNIK, sports media columnist for the New York Post, has been named columnist for TV Guide (
RUSS BRANDON was named Marlins Asst Dir of Corporate Sales (SportsTicker)....PAGANO, SCHENCK & KAY will be the first agency of record for the new golf division of PRINE SPORTS GROUP, a NJ- based tenni
SHAQUILLE O''NEAL will develop a third feature film, "Shaq Fu," the second in a two-picture deal with Interscope, which released "Kazaam." Before working on "Shaq Fu," O''Neal must complete work on Wa
BREMANTE BRYANT joins SportsChannel New York as host of "SportsChannel Light." He was previously a reporter/anchor for the New Jersey Network (BROADCASTING & CABLE, 7/22 issue)....ADAM ARON will join
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According to a report in this morning''s N.Y. POST by Jack Newfield, boxing promoter BOB ARUM has made a deal with federal investigators for immunity in exchange for testimony that he paid IBF Preside