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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 04 / 28 / 17

Saturday Rutgers in a 3:00pm ET ceremony will rename one of its original basketball courts after the late Jim Valvano , who played at Rutgers and was an assistant coach there. The court is at College Avenue Gym, nicknamed "The Barn."

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“This model was based on squeezing more dollars out of potentially less viewers.” — NBAE Exec VP Gregg Winik, on the league''s cable-heavy TV deal (N.Y. TIMES, 4/23).

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