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Silver Wants ASG In N.C., Warns States Of Legislation Similar To HB2

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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver  reiterated that he "wants to try" having the NBA All-Star Game in Charlotte, but he warned that legislation similar to North Carolina's HB2 law in other jurisdictions "could preclude an NBA city from hosting the event." Silver yesterday in his State of the League ...

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Tagliabue, Portune: Pen Pals?

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Facility Notes

In Chicago, Liam Ford writes that construction workers "cheered as a crane hoisted the last piece of steel onto" the $632M Soldier Field redevelopment, "marking a full year in the 20-month overhaul."

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Franchise Notes

NBA: In Minneapolis, Chip Scoggins notes the T''Wolves are averaging 15,477 fans, down from 17,846 last season and "could finish with their lowest" attendance since ''95-96. T''Wolves Owner Glen Taylo

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Morning Buzz, January 22, 2003

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Shaq-Yao Nets High Rating

ESPN''s coverage of last Friday''s Lakers-Rockets game, featuring the first on-court meeting between Shaquille O''Neal and Yao Ming, averaged a 3.82/ (3,326,000 HHs) Nielsen rating, making it cable TV

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Earnhardt Jr. Signs With DEI

The Charlotte Business Journal''s Erik Spanberg reports to THE DAILY that Dale Earnhardt Jr. has signed a new contract with Dale Earnhardt Inc. Terms were not disclosed. Earnhardt Jr. said that he sig

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WTA Players Need More Power?

With last week''s departure of Kevin Wulff as CEO of the WTA Tour, SI''s Jon Wertheim wrote the structure of the tour makes it "nearly impossible for there to be effective leadership. Way too many con

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Software Co. Aiming For Sports

DMNEWS.com reports that software development and marketing firm Stadium Software is in the “early stages of a six-step direct mail campaign to introduce itself and create market awareness while market

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Peltz Backing Senators' Bid

N.Y. business exec Nelson Peltz'' holding company, Triarc, is backing Senators Chair Rod Bryden''s reported US$90M bid to repurchase the insolvent franchise, as Peltz "would land a majority stake in t

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