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Univ. of Texas men's AD Steve Patterson is tasked with making another key hire in the wake of the school's announcement that men's basketball coach Rick Barnes "will not return after 17 seasons." Barnes, who made $2.55M this past season, "has a buyout" of $1.75M that "would have d...
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Houston Mayor Lee Brown "is considering tearing down the Compaq Center, then offering the land and cash in return for some choice downtown property for a new arena," according to sources of John Willi
The Nashville Convention and Visitors Bureau is running ads in Indianapolis from its "Rhythm and Bruise" campaign -- which includes spots that "feature the prominent Titans logo and the likeness of a
The following is a list of final national Nielsen ratings from recent sporting events (THE DAILY): EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR AFL: Arena Bowl XIII 08/21 ABC 3:00-6:00pm 1.5/5 PGA: Sprint Int''l-3rd R
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The Golf Channel (TGC) "seems to be soaring, with 23 million viewers in the U.S. watching on more than 1,600 cable systems nationwide and 3.2 million receiving the channel via satellite dish," accordi
United Owner Washington Soccer LP, "unwilling to sink more money into" the team, "has not met a multi-million dollar cash-call obligation" to MLS, according to Brooke Tunstall of the WASHINGTON TIMES.
In the middle of three MLB series next week, two in the AL and one in the NL, five umpires will "disappear," according to Murray Chass of the N.Y. TIMES, who notes that''s because the resignation lett
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TV MONITOR: Last night''s 11:00pm ET edition of CNN/SI''s "Sports Tonight" led with Michael Johnson''s record-breaking effort in the 400-meter event at the track and field World Championships and foll
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Tomorrow''s Jets-Giants preseason game at Giants Stadium will be played on a "temporary grass field," and the teams are "at odds over whether to make the grass the permanent playing surface" next year