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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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10/27/98
MEDIA NOTES

OLBERMANN TO FOX? USA TODAY''s Peter Johnson reports that Keith Olbermann "will be out the door soon" at MSNBC. Johnson: "Some suspect Olbermann is sick of news, itching to get back into sports, and F

Tags: ABC, CBS, ESPN, HBO, Madison Square Garden, NASCAR, NBC, New York Yankees, News Corp./Fox, Media, Time Warner, USA Networks, Viacom, Walt Disney, YankeeNets

10/27/98
ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY GIVES NFL MIDSEASON REVIEWS

Halfway through the NFL season, ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY''s Mike Flaherty grades the performance of the NFL TV partners'' broadcast teams. Flaherty calls CBS''s Jim Nantz a "vanilla anchor" in giving the

Tags: ABC, CBS, ESPN, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney

10/27/98
FRANCHISE NOTES

In N.Y., Yankees Owner George Steinbrenner "has been spotted going in and out of Trump Tower repeatedly" as sources say "he is in marathon" talks with Cablevision Chair Charles Dolan (N.Y. POST, 10/27

Tags: Cablevision, Miami Marlins, Franchises, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, MLB, NBA, New York Giants, New York Yankees, Toronto Raptors, WNBA, YankeeNets

10/27/98
LEAGUE NOTES

In Toronto, David Shoalts reports that the World Cup of Hockey, last played in the summer of ''96, "is unlikely to be played again." NHL Oilers President & GM Glen Sather: "I haven''t heard a word abo

Tags: Boston Bruins, Dallas Stars, Edmonton Oilers, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLS, NBA, NHL, Southwest Sports Group

10/27/98
OFF THE TEEBOX: O'MEARA TO LEAVE IMG? NORMAN TO LEAVE COBRA?

GOLFWEEK''s "Forecaddie" reports on speculation that Mark O''Meara "will end his long relationship with" IMG at the end of the year and "venture out on his own." The "Forecaddie" also reports Great Wh

Tags: Acushnet, IMG

10/27/98
NBA NEWS: BUYERS UPSET BY LACK OF REPLACEMENT PROGRAMMING?

TV stations and regional cable net managers and media buyers last week "scrambled to sort out the impact of the NBA lockout on their year-end programming and advertising plans," according to Jim Coope

Tags: Indiana Pacers, NBA, Media, Utah Jazz

10/27/98
K.C. GETS ITS SUNSHINE BAND AS NFL OWNERS BEGIN MEETINGS

The NFL league meetings begin today in K.C., and the owners "appeared to be wrestling with the most basic question: Do we want to acknowledge at this time that we are going to expand to 32 teams," acc

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Buffalo Bills, Cleveland Browns, Dallas Cowboys, Edmonton Oilers, ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NFL, Walt Disney, Wilson Sporting Goods

10/27/98
MCGWIRE TOPS PRO PLAYER SALES: PATIENT AT ENDORSEMENT PLATE

Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa top Pro Player''s list of best-selling MLB players for player-likeness merchandise, according to Andy Bernstein of the SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL. McGwire goods represented 50%

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10/27/98
DO OR DYE: FORMER CALLAWAY GOLF CEO SAYS HE WAS FIRED

Former Callaway Golf President & CEO DONALD DYE, who "stepped down" from his position on October 15 after working alongside company founder ELY CALLAWAY for 24 years, said he "did not resign" but was

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10/26/98
OVERNIGHTS FOR LAST WEEKEND'S SELECT NETWORK SPORTING EVENTS

The following lists preliminary overnight ratings from the weekend''s select network sporting events. All times are ET. Numbers are from the networks (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR NCAA Foot

Tags: ABC, CBS, NBC, NCAA, News Corp./Fox, NFL, The Back of the Book, Viacom, Walt Disney

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