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Who stands above all others in the sports business world? Submit your entry for the '15 SPORTS BUSINESS AWARDS by Friday, January 9 . We’re looking for the best in 15 categories, including: Sports Media Sports Television Digital Sports Media To see the full list of categorie...

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01/09/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

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01/09/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

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01/08/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

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01/08/97
GOLF NAMES: IS WOODS WITHOUT HOPE?

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01/08/97
THE HEAT IS ON: NBA TEAM MAKES SUDDEN FRONT OFFICE MOVES

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01/08/97
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01/07/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

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