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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 31 / 14

NBC Sports hockey analyst Eddie Olczyk  will face off against fans in a shoot-the-puck competition at Horseshoe Casino in Indiana.

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IMMEDIATE OPENING! COME JOIN THE EDITORIAL TEAM AT THE DAILY

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07/16/98
ROYAL FAMILY IN TURMOIL? LAWYER SAYS SALE MAY BE DELAYED

Jennings Newcom, an attorney for the Royals, told the Jackson County (MO) Complex Authority yesterday that the sale of the team "could be delayed into next year," according to Jeffers & Crumpley of th

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07/16/98
MEDIA NOTES

SOCCER: France launched its first cable and satellite sports news channel, with a second to follow next month. Digital platform Television Par Satellite unveiled Infosport, while Canal Satellite will

Tags: ESPN, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Oakland Athletics, Media, Walt Disney

07/16/98
FACILITY NOTES

U.S. Senate candidate Geraldine Ferraro, on the Yankees pursuit of a new ballpark: "I think it is a certifiably dumb idea to move Yankee Stadium, with its jobs and its revenues, away from the Bronx" (

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07/16/98
NEW GOLF EVENTS WANT THE WORLD AND THEY WANT IT NOW!

The PGA Tours Int''l Federation announced that the first three World Golf Championships, scheduled to begin in ''99, will offer purses of $5M each. The Federation also announced that the fourth intern

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07/16/98
TRAFFIC ON THE ISLAND ONE CONCERN FOR GOODWILL GAMES

While Nassau County officials look forward to hosting the Goodwill Games starting on Saturday, "one potential nightmare hovers over their vision like a nagging summer cold: Traffic." Officials hope th

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07/16/98
PROPOSAL TO KEEP TWINS IN TOWN HAS MSFC DROPPING LAWSUIT

The Metropolitan Sports Facilities Commission (MSFC) "offered Wednesday to drop its lawsuit against the Twins in exchange for the team making a commitment to stay in Minnesota for at least two more se

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07/16/98
NFL TEAM NOTES: DON'T PUT THE BROWNS IN CANTON JUST YET

The Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton announced that its ''99 Hall of Fame exhibition game between the Browns and Cowboys has been "pushed back a week" from August 7 to August 14, due to scheduling

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07/16/98
TAYLOR MADE READY TO ENTER BALL GAME AFTER PLANT PURCHASE

Taylor Made Golf has purchased part of MS-based golf ball manufacturer Hansberger Precision Golf (HPG), which makes RAM Tour golf balls, according to Bruce Bigelow of the SAN DIEGO UNION-TRIBUNE. Term

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07/16/98
ABC DROPS PLANS FOR EXTENDING ESPN BRAND TO MONDAY NIGHT

Due to the reaction of its affils, ABC "has backed away" from using ESPN in the title of its "Monday Night Football," according to Richard Huff of the N.Y. DAILY NEWS. ABC "will give exposure" to ESPN

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