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2014 SBJ/SBD Reader Survey Seeks Your Input On Sports Business

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 24 / 14

It’s time to make your opinion known as the 10th annual SportsBusiness Journal/SportsBusiness Daily Reader Survey is underway. The survey features 100 questions across leagues, teams, facilities, sponsorship, media, and more. Some of the questions that you will find in this year's survey are...

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12/10/98
MEDIA NOTES

WE''RE CERTAINLY NOT PERFECT, BUT....: Fox Sports Net misspelled the last name of Chris Myers in yesterday''s USA Today ad promoting his debut as a "Fox Sports News" anchor. The copy spelled it "Meyer

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12/10/98
GOULD MEDIA REPORT SEES SHIFT IN POWER OF SPORTS NETWORKS

Gould Media''s "Television Sports Rights ''99" report, to be published next week, analyzes major changes in the pecking order of television sports networks. The January 1998 NFL TV deal put CBS back i

Tags: ABC, CBS, Classified Advertisements, ESPN, NBC, News Corp./Fox, NFL, NHL, Viacom, Walt Disney

12/10/98
MARLINS PLAYERS TO BECOME TELEMARKETERS TO AID TICKET SALES

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Tags: Miami Marlins, Franchises, Miami Heat, UPN

12/10/98
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

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Tags: NCAA, People and Pop Culture

12/10/98
HOOPS HELD HOSTAGE, DAY 163: FISSURES AMONG THE AGENTS?

NBPA Exec Dir Billy Hunter found that "dissension" among player agents is "beginning to grow" as they are "losing patience" with the NBA lockout, according to Tim Povtak of the ORLANDO SENTINEL. Hunte

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Miami Heat, NBA, NBC, News Corp./Fox, Orlando Magic, RDV Sports, Showtime, Utah Jazz

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THE SPORTS BUSINESS DAILY TURNSTILE TRACKER

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12/10/98
GROCERY BILL: FLUTIE SIGNS LOCAL DEAL WITH WEGMANS

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12/10/98
LEAGUE NOTES

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Tags: Anheuser Busch, CHL, Detroit Lions, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Los Angeles Dodgers, Milwaukee Brewers, MLB, News Corp./Fox, NFL, San Diego Padres

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Tags: New York Jets, Sports Illustrated, Media

12/10/98
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