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And The Oscar Goes To: SBD Looks At '16 Sports Flicks, While Execs Opine On FavoritesPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 24 / 17
The Oscars are once again upon us! With ABC on Sunday night set to air the 89th Academy Awards, THE DAILY takes a look back at the major theatrical sports releases of '16 and how they fared at the box office. We also give out our own “Sports Oscars” in some categories, while execs ...
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The sports world mourns the loss of PGA Tour player PAYNE STEWART and his friends and agents, Leader Enterprises Founder ROBERT FRALEY and President VAN ARDAN, after all three were killed yesterday, a
TERRENCE HOWARD, star of "THE BEST MAN," will play MUHAMMAD ALI in MANDALAY SPORTS ENTERTAINMENT''s "KING OF THE WORLD," which is set to air this season on ABC. Meanwhile, Fox has "given the go-ahead
MARINERS NOT STANDING PAT: PAT GILLICK was named Mariners Exec VP & GM (Mariners). In Toronto, Larry Millson notes that Gillick "had been part of the Sportsco group that tried to buy" the Blue Jays, b
MORE CHANGES AT FLEET: The SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL''s Daniel Kaplan reports that GREG CLARK "will now run" Fleet Boston Corp.''s sports group, replacing SCOTT POIRIER. Kaplan notes that Poirer "will no
SC Circuit Judge COSTA PLEICONES ruled Friday that LESLIE PRICE can use testimony from a former Hornets cheerleader in her sexual-assault suit against Hornets Owner GEORGE SHINN. Pleicones also said t
RICHARD CHIARELLO was named LiquidGolf.com CEO. Chiarello was previously with CA-based Computer Associates Int''l (LiquidGolf.com)....JIM KUZNAR was named Dir of Sponsorship Development for Palace Spo
In Minneapolis, Sid Hartman reports the "hot rumor" in N.Y. is that NBA Commissioner DAVID STERN wants to hire Target Center Exec Dir DANA WARG "as one of his top aides" (Minneapolis STAR TRIBUNE, 10/
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CALVIN GRIFFITH, who was Twins President and Majority Owner for 24 seasons before selling the franchise in ''84, died yesterday at the age of 87 due to heart ailments and a kidney infection. Griffith'
ANDY MCGOWAN has been named VP/Communications for the Capitals and will be responsible for the PR, broadcast, community relations, Internet and publication functions for the team. McGowan, who was Dir