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U.S. District Court Judge Michael Shipp on Friday night ruled that the state of New Jersey "cannot partially lift a prohibition on sports betting in an effort to boost the state’s struggling horse racing and casino industries." The decision "was the expected outcome, since the judg...
NASCAR and A-B announced Friday a multi-year renewal of Busch beer''s title sponsorship of the Busch Grand National (BGN) Series. NASCAR also unveiled a new BGN logo and outlined a marketing plan desi
MLB: The Yankees increased ticket prices for the ''99 season. Field-level box seats will cost $50, up from $45, and main-level box seats will move to $37.50 from $35. Other increases: Field box and lo
The NBPA was certified on Friday as the exclusive bargaining rep of the WNBA players (Mult., 11/14). The unionization was discussed during Lifetime''s coverage of the "Nike Four In The Fall" college b
While it is "still possible" that Sprint will renew its NFL deal worth $24M a year, which includes the rights to NFL coaches'' headsets, the NFL "thinks it can get" $13M or more from selling those rig
Oilers Owner Bud Adams selected Titans from an original list of 39 options as the new name for the Oilers, according to Paul Kuharsky of the TENNESSEAN. Adams: "A Titan these days is someone who excel
BRANDWEEK''s Terry Lefton reports that NBA Manager of Marketing Communications DAVE DECECCO is leaving to take a PR position at Pepsi. MARY GRISWOLD is leaving her position as NFL Senior Manager of Co
The largest crowd in Vikings history, 64,232, turned out at the Metrodome Sunday for the Vikings'' win over the Bengals (ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS, 11/16). MN Gov.-elect Jesse Ventura, on a new stadium f
Michael Jordan''s Restaurant in Chicago began a "lockout special" last Friday, featuring 12-ounce Budweisers for $.23. A portion of the proceeds will go to a local charity (CHICAGO TRIBUNE, 11/16)....
CT Gov. John Rowland and Patriots Owner Bob Kraft "met face to face" for "more than two hours" on Friday "regarding the team''s chances of moving to Hartford," according to Christopher Keating of the
The AVP is undergoing more changes, according to Terry Lefton of BRANDWEEK, who reports, "Out is Harry Usher, in is Bill Berger, as interim exec director." Berger is a former player agent, AVP Marketi