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Time To Participate In The 2014 SBJ/SBD Reader Survey

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 20 / 14

It’s time to make your opinion known as the 10th annual SportsBusiness Journal/SportsBusiness Daily Reader Survey is underway. The survey features 100 questions across leagues, teams, facilities, sponsorship, media, and more. * How often do you watch live sports on a mobile device? ...

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GIVING BACK FUND: The SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL''s Langdon Brockinton writes that the NFL has given its clubs "local broadcast sales rights to their respective team highlights shows." The new "revenue-ge

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OWNERSHIP HAS ITS PRIVILEGES: JORDAN EYES STAKE IN HORNETS

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PRELIMINARY OVERNIGHT RATINGS FROM WEEKEND SPORTING EVENTS

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Tags: Cablevision, CBS, Los Angeles Lakers, NASCAR, NBA, NBC, New York Knicks, News Corp./Fox, NHL, Nielsen, The Back of the Book, Viacom

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MLB GAINS FRONT-PAGE COVERAGE WITH HISTORIC HAVANA GAME

The Orioles defeated the Cuban National Team 3-2 in 11 innings yesterday in front of more than 50,000 at the Estadio Latinoamericano in Havana. In opening ESPN''s broadcast, Jon Miller noted the prese

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MARKETPLACE ROUND-UP

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MILES OF CHANGE? ATP TOUR TO ALTER SPONSORSHIP LANDSCAPE

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FACILITY NOTES

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