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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 19 / 14

Fox Sports has reached a deal with the Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational and Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic to sell all of the events’ multimedia assets. The deal makes FS1 the home of the two men’s regular-season college basketball tournaments ( Fox Sports ). The Magic anno...

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08/19/98
MEDIA NOTES

NORTH & SOUTH: Ottawa Sports Radio (OSR-1200), the area''s first all-sports station, will launch next month. OSR VP & GM Dianne Wilson: "It''s going to be a guys-oriented station. Our target is the 35

Tags: News Corp./Fox, Ottawa Senators, Media, Wilson Sporting Goods

08/19/98
MARKETPLACE ROUND-UP

NFL: The NFL announced its official postseason locker room licensees: Logo Athletic will supply the Super Bowl locker room coaches cap and Divisional Champions locker room hat and T-shirt; Starter the

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Callaway Golf, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, Miami Dolphins, NASCAR, NBA, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Puma, San Francisco 49ers, Toronto Raptors, Visa

08/19/98
ADIDAS GOLF USA MOVES TO CARLSBAD; ADIDAS FACES LEGAL SUIT

adidas Golf USA said it will move its business operations from Tualatin, OR, to the Carlsbad, CA, headquarters of Taylor Made Golf, which is also owned by adidas-Salomon, according to Bruce Bigelow of

Tags: Washington Nationals

08/19/98
SAY HELLO TO HIS LITTLE FRIEND: TONY BOSELLI'S GOOD BURGER

The 93 McDonald''s restaurants in Northeast FL and Southeast GA have begun selling the "Boselli Burger," named after Jaguars OL Tony Boselli, according to Earl Daniels of the FLORIDA TIMES-UNION. The

Tags: Jacksonville Jaguars, McDonalds

08/19/98
LERNER THE FAVORITE GOING INTO NFL'S "DOG-AND-PONY SHOW"

Today is the day that "seven aspiring owners of the Browns pitch themselves in front of all 30 NFL team owners" in Atlanta, according to Tony Grossi of the Cleveland PLAIN DEALER. Grossi: "No prize is

Tags: Cleveland Browns, Franchises, Jacksonville Jaguars, NFL

08/19/98
ARE BROADCASTERS ROOT, ROOT, ROOTING FOR THE HOME TEAM?

Every radio and TV broadcaster for the 30 MLB teams "is either paid by the club he or she covers or is hired with that club''s approval," according to Ted Rose, who examines the relationship between t

Tags: Cleveland Indians, Miami Marlins, Houston Astros, MLB, New York Yankees, Media, YankeeNets

08/19/98
LEAGUE NOTES

GOLF: GOLFWEEK''s "Forecaddie" reports that LPGA Commissioner Jim Ritts "would like to see the women''s tour conduct five to six stand-alone ''senior'' tournaments next season. And word is Eli Lilly &

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, LPGA, NFL, PGA Tour

08/19/98
FALK SAYS MJ NOT DONE YET: STILL SEEKING "APPROPRIATE" DEALS

Michael Jordan "would consider additional endorsement opportunities," although his agent, David Falk, said that anything he would agree to would have to be "a perfect fit," according to Pete Coates of

08/19/98
BALLPARK SUPPORTER CRITICIZES BROCHU, EXPOS STADIUM EFFORT

One of the Expos'' ballpark project''s "high-profile promoters has cast aspersions on Expos president Claude Brochu and on the near-impenetrable veil of secrecy surrounding the project he was recruite

Tags: Franchises

08/19/98
WAS IOC LOOKING TO PROTECT TV PARTNERS IN IBM BREAKUP?

There''s "more than meets the eye" to the IOC''s "failed talks" with IBM over a new eight-year sponsorship deal, according to Josh Rubin of the TORONTO STAR. IBM, which has been a major Olympic sponso

Tags: IBM, IOC

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