Daytona 500 Sells Out For Second Straight Year Heinz Field Hosts Stadium Series Game Drivers: Format Didn't Cause Wrecks In Xfinity Race Orlando City SC Draws 10,473 For Stadium Open House Swofford Hopeful Of ACC's Future In N.C. Sources: Warriors Contact Turner About Shaq Feud Could Ballmer Move Clippers To Inglewood? Cuban Calls Out Bleacher Report For Tweet Sources: Turner Gets UEFA Rights Foot Locker's Q4 Beats Expectations
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Central Michigan AD Dave Heeke "has accepted" the VP/Athletics job at the Univ. of Arizona. Heeke, who has held the AD job at CMU since January '06, "will replace" Greg Byrne in Tucson after Byrne left for the AD position at Alabama ( DETROIT FREE PRESS, 2/26 ). Hooters will air ...
Task Force Recommends For City To Shoulder Qualcomm Lease The Citizens'' Task Force on Chargers Issues recommended at its final meeting last night that the city of San Diego "should lease the 166-acre
Playing Some One-On-One Jordan, Robert Johnson talking "hypotheticals" about MJ''s involvement in Charlotte. House Cleaning Ebersol, Fehr, de Varona, Schiller to sit on independent committee investiga
Winn-Dixie has signed a ten-year deal with the Buccaneers to become the team''s official grocery store chain, according to Gary Haber of the TAMPA TRIBUNE, who reports the deal gives Winn-Dixie signag
Sports Sponsorship In Britain May Be A Lost Cause Sports sponsorship in Britain "could be a waste of money," as 52% of fans "do not differentiate between companies that spend millions sponsoring teams
Burk Pleading With CBS To Shut Down Telecast National Council of Women''s Organizations (NCWO) Chair Martha Burk said that she "will request a meeting ... in the next few weeks" with CBS President Les
Sunshine Network and Time Warner Cable in Central FL are "apparently close to a deal that would get Sunshine back on Time Warner''s menu," according to Damian Cristodero of the ST. PETERSBURG TIMES. T
THE DAILY continues "Spons-o-Meter," a comprehensive list of corporate sponsors of various leagues, governing bodies and events. Today: The 18th City of Los Angeles Marathon, which will be held this S
Mexican National Team Signs With Futbol de Primera SOCCER: Futbol de Primera has signed an exclusive four-year deal for U.S. Spanish-language radio rights for all Mexican national soccer team games fr
NOTES: ESPN tennis announcer and former WTA player Pam Shriver, on the type of qualities the next WTA Tour CEO should have: "Fantastic political skills. To be able to get the best out of a very compli
NATIONAL TV MONITOR: Last night''s 10:30pm ET 90-minute edition of ESPN''s "SportsCenter" led with Rockets-Wizards, followed by the Cowboys releasing RB Emmitt Smith and Stars-Senators. FSN''s "BDSSP"
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