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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 29 / 14

SportsBusiness Daily is seeking an entry-level Staff Writer at our Charlotte, N.C., headquarters. Qualified candidates will have excellent knowledge of sports and business issues, with equally strong writing and verbal skills. Must also have a solid work ethic and thrive in a team environment. Stron...

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FOR THE NBA PLAYOFFS, ARE EMPTY SEATS SIGNS OF DISCONTENT?

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LIPINSKI DENIED GOLDEN OPPORTUNITY TO MEET THE PRESIDENT

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USSF AND IMG AIM TO TARGET CHILDREN IN NEW PARTNERSHIP

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FRANCHISE NOTES

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Tags: Franchises, NHL, Palace Sports & Entertainment, Tampa Bay Lightning

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Tags: ABC, NASCAR, People and Pop Culture, Time Warner, Walt Disney

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