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SI To Pay Tribute To Michael Phelps At Sportsperson Of The Year Event

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 07 / 16

SI today said it will include a special tribute to swimmer Michael Phelps during this Monday’s Sportsperson of the Year event at Barclays Center. The tribute will celebrate Phelps’ status as the most decorated Olympic athlete of all time with 23 Gold Medals, three Silver Medals and two...

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01/14/03
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Tuesday, January 14, 2003 The CHICAGO READER’s Michael Miner writes about the Chicago Tribune’s hiring of former L.A. Times columnist Mike Downey under the header, “So Much for Retirement.”  The addit

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01/14/03
Franchise Notes

NFL: In San Diego, Norberto Santana Jr. notes that city council members voted 7-2 yesterday to extend the Chargers'' lease renegotiation trigger deadline from December 1 to March 1, but "then added a

Tags: Atlanta Hawks, Baseball, Basketball, Miami Marlins, Football, Franchises, Houston Rockets, San Diego Chargers, San Francisco 49ers, Toronto Blue Jays, Washington Redskins

01/14/03
Sunshine, TWC Dispute Heats Up

As its carriage dispute with Time Warner Cable continues, the Sunshine Network announced yesterday that it will televise tonight''s Lightning-Senators game, "thereby taking it off Time Warner''s syste

Tags: Basketball, Hockey, NBA, Orlando Magic, Ottawa Senators, Media, Tampa Bay Lightning

01/14/03
Change To Effect AOL Teams?

The resignation of AOL Time Warner Chair Steve Case "has no apparent trickle-down effect" on the Braves, Hawks and Thrashers, according to Tim Tucker of the ATLANTA CONSTITUTION. Braves/Hawks/Thrasher

Tags: LA Angels, Atlanta Braves, Atlanta Hawks, Baseball, Basketball, Dallas Mavericks, Franchises, Hockey, Turner Sports, Walt Disney

01/14/03
Marketplace Round-Up

After the PGA Tour "agreed to pick up the entire" $3M purse for the August 21-24 Reno-Tahoe Open, tournament organizers "reached an agreement Friday on a four-year extension" of their contract through

Tags: And 1, Basketball, Colleges, Golf, hp, PGA Tour

01/14/03
Orangemen Getting Video Boards

The SYRACUSE POST-STANDARD’s Mike Waters reports that the Carrier Dome, which hosts Syracuse Univ.’s (SU) basketball and football games, will “install two video display boards in time” for the ’03 foo

Tags: Basketball, Colleges, Football

01/14/03
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Adding Another Chapter Gary Bettman uses Sabres bankruptcy proceedings to try and jumpstart CBA talks; but Bob Goodenow reportedly is telling players an ''04 shutdown could last as long as 18 months,

01/14/03
Game-Worn NHL Jersey Sales

The NHL''s partnership with MeiGray to sell game-worn jerseys at www.nhlgameworn.com is examined by Adrian Dater of the DENVER POST, who notes profits from sales are split among the 21 participating t

Tags: Colorado Avalanche, Hockey, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NHL

01/14/03
SBC Center Adjustments

The Spurs are averaging 17,374 fans per game and have sold out the 18,797-seat SBC Center for five of their 17 games, according to Johnny Ludden of the SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS-NEW, who wrote that the Spur

Tags: Basketball, Facilities, San Antonio Spurs

01/14/03
AFL On NBC Signs Advertisers

NBC has landed a number of advertisers for its first year coverage of the AFL, as Wendy''s, Geico, Barbasol, Kia, Super 8 and Denny''s are all buying time, according to John Dempsey of DAILY VARIETY,

Tags: Baseball, Basketball, Football, Hockey, MLB, NBA, NBC, NFL, Arizona Coyotes, Phoenix Suns, Wendys

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