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Mercedes-Benz Stadium Roof Will Not Open For Undetermined Period

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 25 / 17

The retractable roof at Mercedes-Benz Stadium will “be in the closed position when the new Falcons stadium debuts next month and for an undetermined period of time beyond that.” AMB Group CEO Steve Cannon  said that construction delays “have the project behind schedule on ful...

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Closing Bell, April 7, 2004

The Daily Insider Afternoon News & Headlines Wednesday, April 7, 2004 4:00pm ET Print The Closing Bell ...

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ISC Q1 Profits Up 9.4% Over '03

Daytona Beach-based ISC posted a 9.4% increase in Q1 profits, according to Thomas Brown of the Daytona Beach NEWS-JOURNAL, who notes the gain came on revenue of $144.2M, up $13.3M, or 10%, from the ye

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League Notes

BULLISH: In a front-page report in the WASHINGTON POST, Lee Hockstader examines Professional Bull Riders (PBR) and writes Americans "are embracing bull riding ... largely because of the sport's depend

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ESPN2's MLB Opener Earns 1.9

MLB: ESPN2 earned a 1.9/ (1,629,000 HHs) Nielsen cable rating for Sunday night's MLB Opening Night telecast of Red Sox-Orioles, up 36% from the 1.4/ (1,154,000 HHs) for Indians-Angels in '02, the last

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Executive Transactions

EXECS: TaylorMade Golf replaced CFO HOWARD ALLRED with HARM OHLMEYER, who previously served as Head of Corporate Control for adidas-Salomon. Allred has been reassigned within the company (MIAMI HERALD

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NHL Franchise Notes

In Calgary, Pablo Fernandez reports after the Flames' first two playoff games sold out in less than three hours Friday, extra tickets could be made available later this week, as 500 additional seats "

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MLB Contemplating Uniform Ads

After the Yankees and D'Rays displayed ads for Ricoh on their uniforms during MLB's season-opening series in Japan (see THE DAILY, 4/2), MLB is "considering whether to allow advertising on uniforms, s

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Bonds Inks Solo Licensing Deals

Giants LF Barry Bonds has inked 20 new licensing deals since January after pulling out of the MLBPA's licensing operation (see THE DAILY, 11/19), according to Eric Young of the S.F. BUSINESS TIMES, wh

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New Suitor For The Suns?

Trinidad & Tobago-based Internet gambling company Casino Fortune (www.casinofortune.com) "has sent a letter of intent" to Suns Chair Jerry Colangelo and contacted Lehman Brothers to "discuss purchasin

Tags: Basketball, Franchises, NBA, Phoenix Suns, Sacramento Kings

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