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How many future Yao Mings coming? Reading about the deal the NBA just struck w/the Chinese govt to teach basketball in schools there. Huge. — Rachel Nichols (@Rachel__Nichols) October 19, 2014 Joey Harrington sounds like a young Jon Gruden in the booth. He LOVES everything a QB do...
In Boston, Will McDonough reported that the Red Sox are awaiting a final report from consulting company Arthur Andersen on the economic feasibility of a new Fenway Park. If the report says the team ca
BOYS ON THE SIDE: In Toronto, Tom Tebbutt reported that the ATP will announce this week "it is dropping its plan to have more combined men''s and women''s top-level tour events" (GLOBE & MAIL, 6/29).
This summer''s X Games have been the "most successful of the four summer editions of the made-for-TV alternative sports festival," according to USA TODAY''s Sal Ruibal. More than 250,000 fans attended
MasterCard Int''l has launched "MasterCard''s Major League Summer," the latest in a series of MLB-based promos, which offers consumers the chance to win a decade''s worth of All-Star Game tickets and
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CA-based Seaver Marketing Group will bring together sports industry execs for two days of intensive training at HITTS ''98, to be held July 25-26 at the Doubletree Hotel and Conference Resort in St. L
David Letterman''s "Top Ten" list of "Least Successful Baseball Promotions" ("Late Show," CBS, 6/29). 10) Sticky seat night 9) Get a free piece of that crappy gum that comes with baseball cards 8) Win
The NBA''s "nuclear summer has begun" as Commissioner David Stern announced yesterday the league will lock out its players beginning midnight Tuesday, according to David Moore of the DALLAS MORNING NE
NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue "lauded" Houston leaders Monday "for their unified effort to get another team," according to John Williams of the HOUSTON CHRONICLE. Williams writes that such unity "is
BILL PETERSON joins One-On-One Sports as Exec VP/Dir of Network Sales. Peterson was Dir of Sales at Interep Radio (BROADCASTING & CABLE, 6/29 issue)....ROBERT HAMPTON was named Division Manager for Sp
News Corp. unveiled plans Monday for a stock offering to include 20% of its film, broadcasting and sports assets -- including the Dodgers -- in a deal that could raise "up to" $2B for the company, whi