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"We have to realize that there is not a single moment to lose, that every effort has to be made every day to bring the construction of Olympic sites and infrastructure forward" – IOC President Thomas Bach , on preparations for the '16 Rio de Janeiro Games ( REUTERS, 12/10 ). "The de...
NBC''s "Meet The Press" on Sunday will feature a roundtable discussion with Tim Russert on the topic, "Basketball, Sports and Responsibilities." Guests include Michael Jordan, Charles Barkley, Grant H
All 49 living players from the NBA''s "50 Greatest Players" list will be present for a ceremony during halftime of the All-Star Game. The 50th player, the late Pete Maravich, will be represented by hi
For the fourth year, Schick is sponsoring the Rookie Game at All-Star Weekend. In addition to the Rookie Game, Schick will sponsor a rookie practice to be held as part of Friday''s Jam Session. Schick
With a $90M increase in int''l sales, gross retail int''l sales at NBA Properties jumped 22.5% in ''95-96. The following charts the league''s retail growth (NBA): YEAR DOMESTIC INTER-NATIONAL TOTAL ''
ESPN Chilton interviewed U.S. population, ages 12+, on the NBA. In ''95, there were 1,000 respondents per month, and in ''96 there were 1,500 respondents per month. Percentages are weighted. The NBA f
Ratings for the ''96 All-Star Game were up 9.3% from the ''95 game, but down 8.6% from ''92. The following chart lists All-Star ratings and shares from ''92-96, all on NBC (Nielsen Sports Marketing):
With the NBA''s broadcast and cable TV contracts up after the ''97-98 season, THE DAILY surveyed a panel of industry executives and media analysts to comment on the next round of TV negotiations. Amon
The following lists this year''s salaries of the NBA players taking part in the All-Star Weekend (THE DAILY): EASTERN CONFERENCE WESTERN CONFERENCE V. Baker MIL $3.765M D. Schrempf SEA $3.333M T. Bran
The following is a profile of Gund Arena in Cleveland, host of the NBA All-Star game (THE DAILY/USA TODAY, 9/6/96). ARENA: Gund Arena. Cleveland, OH TENANTS: NBA Cavaliers, IHL Lumberjacks. AGE: Opene
TODAY: NBA Mid-season Attendance YEAR-TO-DATE TEAM HOME DATES ''96-97 AVG. TOTAL %CAP ''95-96 AVG. TOTAL +/- ATTEND FROM ''95-96 CHA 21 24,042 504,882 100% 24,042 No Change CHI 22 23,835 524,372 109%