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Ticket sales were “capped” by NYRA at 50,000 and “sold out more than two weeks in advance, even before it was announced that American Pharoah would compete.”
It took the NFL 50 years to achieve parity. It took the XFL one night to achieve parody. Philadelphia Daily News columnist Bill Conlin ("Sports Reporters," 2/4).
West Valley officials "say they are scurrying to nail down potential developers that could turn acres of farmland" at 99th Avenue and Thomas Road into a hub of restaurants, shops and hotels if a $335M
A sellout crowd of about 36,000 at the Citrus Bowl for the debut of the XFL Saturday night gave the Orlando Rage the largest home-opening crowd ever for an Orlando-based professional sports team, acco
Olympic Gold medalist Marion Jones'' "once-vibrant presence on TV commercials has faded and her public appearances are few and low-key," according to Ned Barnett of the Raleigh NEWS & OBSERVER. Burns
During the first period of yesterday''s NHL All-Star Game, ABC''s Brian Engblom described MA-based Trakus'' technology, which tracks the speed and distance a player skates and his position on the ice.
NFL: In DC, Michael Wilbon wrote that passing on Ravens defensive coordinator Marvin Lewis for a head coaching position in the NFL "stinks more than usual, even in the context of NFL hiring practices.
The $87M sale of the Coyotes, expected to be completed this week to Wayne Gretzky and Steve Ellman, "has been delayed again," according to Jay Greenberg of the N.Y. POST. Sources "close to Gretzky" sa
The following lists preliminary overnight Nielsen ratings from recent sports events (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR NCAA Men''s B-Ball: (regional) 2/3 ABC 3:00-5:00pm 2.0/5 Winter X-Games 2/3
Some NHL and TV execs have "privately ... grumbled over the years that NHL players are too shy in front of the camera, too unwilling to promote themselves, making the game hard to sell to the masses,"
The Magic are giving away bobblehead dolls of G Darrell Armstrong to the first 5,000 fans at Wednesday night''s game against the Wizards. The dolls come with two scratches on their foreheads because A