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NBC Sports Group has collaborated with chef Thomas Keller 's Bouchon Bakery on a "Puck Cake" to kick off NBC's coverage of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. More than 6,500 of the cakes will be produced with the logos of the 16 playoff teams and are being distributed to athletes, celebrity hockey fans and ...

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ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS TOGETHER AGAIN IN AZ SPORTS COMPLEX?

Michael Rubin, President of PA-based consulting firm MRA Int''l, told members of a multi-city task force in Phoenix''s East Valley that the proposed National Sports Center "would make an ideal venue f

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07/25/97
WILL JAYS BROADCAST DEALS FLY OFF THE TABLE WITHOUT BEESTON?

The head of CBC-TV Sports "doesn''t expect the departure of Blue Jays President Paul Beeston to hamper negotiations on an extension of the team''s television deal," according to Josh Rubin of the TORO

Tags: Canadian Broadcasting Corp., Coca-Cola, Labatt Brewing, MLB, Media, Toronto Blue Jays, Visa, Walt Disney

07/25/97
NBA SUES STAR INT'L OVER ALLEGED COUNTERFEIT TRADING CARDS

NBA Properties has sued FL-based Star International, Inc. and its owner, Robert Levin, alleging that the company and Levin engaged in the production, distribution and sale of counterfeit NBA trading c

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07/25/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The NHL Kings have hired MITCH HUBERMAN as VP/New Business Development, DAN BECKERMAN as VP/Business Ops and TED FIKRE as VP/General Counsel. Huberman and Beckerman join the Kings from the Clippers, a

Tags: Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Kings, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Philadelphia Eagles, Pittsburgh Steelers, People and Pop Culture

07/25/97
$100 PER HOME TO KEEP BILLS IN TOWN? RESIDENTS SAY NO THANKS

In a poll conducted by Amherst, NY-based Goldhaber Research Associates, 75% of Erie County, NY, residents surveyed said "they would not support a new lease agreement with the Bills if it forced a prop

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07/25/97
HE GETS BY WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM HIS FRIEND

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07/25/97
LEAGUE NOTES

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Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA, NFL, NHL, Canucks Sports and Entertainment

07/25/97
BIG 12 SCHOOLS FIND BOWLING IS AN EXPENSIVE PROPOSITION

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07/25/97
MALOOFS TO BOLT OUT OF TAMPA? REPORT SAYS SALE IS OFF

The Maloof family''s "anticipated deal to purchase the Lightning appears to be dead," according to Kaufman & Cummings of the TAMPA TRIBUNE. Three sources "either directly involved or with knowledge of

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07/25/97
RATINGS FOR LAST WEEKEND'S NETWORK SPORTING EVENTS

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Tags: ABC, Cablevision, CBS, Champ Car World Series, GTE, Los Angeles Sparks, LPGA, MLB, NASCAR, NBC, New York Liberty, News Corp./Fox, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney, WNBA

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