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U.S. Justice Department antitrust division attorneys "are nearing a recommendation to block Comcast Corp.’s bid to buy Time Warner Cable Inc.," according to sources. Sources said that attorneys "are leaning against the merger out of concern that consumers would be harmed and could submit their...
ONE PROMOTION GONE AWRY: The NATIONAL POST''s Chris Jones reports that during the Blue Jays'' promotional use of the Hot Dog Blaster during Tuesday''s game at SkyDome, hot dogs "fragmented immediately
Bank of America (BOA) "decided to sponsor the previously unnamed club level" at Ericsson Stadium as part of the company''s eight-year sponsorship extension with the NFL Panthers "after finding a good
News Corp. has "put its cable holdings under one banner called Fox Cable Networks," according to Sallie Hofmeister of the L.A. TIMES, who writes that the "reorganization is an effort to capitalize on
Fred Edelstein reports in his PRO FOOTBALL INSIDER that the "buzz" among NFL owners has Wayne Huizenga "possibly selling" the Dolphins, "perhaps as soon as before the start of the next season" (FRED E
Acclaim Entertainment has signed exclusive multi-year agreements with George Foreman and Roy Jones, Jr., to serve as spokespersons for the upcoming HBO Boxing video game, which will be released for So
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April 26-27, 2000 in Santa Monica, CA - Don''t miss presentations from Broadband Sports and Bucs WR Keyshawn Johnson at World Research Group''s Interactive Sports 2000 West conference - the industry''
TV MONITOR: Last night''s 10:00pm ET 60-minute edition of FSN''s "The National Sports Report" led with the final game of retiring Rockets F Charles Barkley, followed by Lakers-Spurs. Total NBA coverag
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In the last year, "at least a dozen" European Premier division football-club owners have been "privately huddling" with U.S. fund managers about following the "American model" of raising corporate spo
The Nets concluded their season last night with a 111- 108 loss to the Cavaliers, their 11th straight defeat, and now a "power struggle apparently is under way between the Nets ownership and the Yanke