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The National Lacrosse League (NLL) will announce today that Cleveland-based Charter One Financial Corp. Vice-Chair Herb Chorbajian has become the owner of the league''s newest franchise in Albany, NY,
ESPN''s cable TV channels "are attracting a larger audience for the Women''s World Cup (WWC) than they did for NHL regular-season games," according to Scott Newman of BLOOMBERG NEWS. ESPN''s five WWC
Nike will release its first quarter earnings report today and on CNBC''s "The Edge," Morgan Stanley Dean Witter footwear & apparel analyst Josephine Esquivel said, "We''re expecting those orders to be
CA-based golf apparel company Tehama, co-founded by actor Clint Eastwood and company CEO Nancy Haley, has hired TN-based ad agency The Buntin Group, according to T.W. Siebert of ADWEEK. Agency Princip
NBC rehired Marv Albert yesterday, roughly 21 months after the network dropped him after he pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor assault charge. Albert will handle play-by-play duties for the "NBA on NBC,"
Mariners CF Ken Griffey Jr. has signed a three-year deal with MA-based Ultimate Energy to endorse its adult vitamin supplement "The Edge" and two upcoming "kid-targeted vitamin/nutrition sports perfor
The Value City retail chain has made a "serious bid to acquire" the assets of Starter Corp., according to Andy Bernstein of the SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL. Value City has "emerged with" a $56M offer for S
No Limit Sports agent LELAND HARDY said that "he was unaware" of a possible suspension by the NFLPA for reportedly failing the league''s open-book, take-home test which is given to agents. Hardy: "I h
ESPN''s Bob Ley reported last night that "part of the upper deck" at Jack Kent Cooke Stadium for Thursday''s Germany-U.S. WWC Quarterfinal match "was opened" for additional ticket sales: Ley: "Fourtee
IMG signed a three-year deal with the IRL "after failing to reach a contract extension with CART" for the Medic Drug Grand Prix of Cleveland, according to Amy Rosewater of the Cleveland PLAIN DEALER.