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Tonight's Event....Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 23 / 14
Washington State Univ. will host a grand opening for its WSU Connections store in Spokane 4:30pm PT. The store will feature a school ticket office, staff for the Cougar Athletic Fund and IMG College, as well as a retail outlet.
PHIL JACKSON hosted a party Monday honoring former teammate and U.S. Senator BILL BRADLEY (D-NJ) at MICHAEL JORDAN''S Restaurant in Chicago. Jackson on Bradley: "He went on to bigger and better things
Golfer Tiger Woods has reportedly decided to begin his pro career, according to Larry Dorman of the N.Y. TIMES. It "will start" with a deal with Nike worth $40M over the next five years, and his "comi
Sports Marketing Letter''s annual "Ten Most Wanted List," based on endorsement earnings, was released with the following ''96 earning potential results: MICHAEL JORDAN ($38M), SHAQUILLE O''NEAL ($23M)
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STEPHEN BRUNT, sports columnist for the Toronto GLOBE & MAIL, has written "Diamond Dreams: 20 Years of Blue Jays Baseball," released by Viking. The GLOBE & MAIL''s William Humber: "''Diamond Dreams''
The Marlins announced the resignation of Media Relations Dir CHUCK POOL. He had been with the team since ''92. His duties will be assumed by RON COLANGELO (USA TODAY, 8/27)....AL LAMACCHIA, Blue Jays
TIGER WOODS won an unprecedented third consecutive U.S. Amateur Championship, in what Larry Dorman of the N.Y. TIMES characterized as "a comeback as dramatic as any in the annals of golf." Dorman note
Olympic gymnastic coach BELA KAROLYI will appear on the MTV Video Music Awards on September 4 as a "coach" to DENNIS RODMAN, HOOTIE & THE BLOWFISH, ALANIS MORISETTE AND SNOOP DOGGY DOGG (N.Y.POST, 8/2
Starwave Corp. named ALEX ALBEN as VP/Business Affairs & General Counsel and SUSAN MULCAHY as VP/Entertainment Group (INSIDE MEDIA, 8/25)....GIB FORD, formerly of Converse, has joined Bob Woolf Associ
The Comcast all-sports channel reportedly named SAM SCHROEDER as VP/Programming & Production. He was with PRISM for 13 years before becoming President of CCI, an independent PA- based TV production co
The Black Sports Agents Association (BSAA) will hold its summer meeting in Oakland on Saturday, September 7. Presiding over the meeting will be REV. JESSE JACKSON, one of the founder members of the BS