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Judicial Panel Considers Consolidating NHL Concussion LawsuitsPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 01 / 14
A federal panel of judges yesterday presided over a hearing in K.C. as they prepare to "decide if several concussion lawsuits recently filed by former players against the NHL will be consolidated into a single class-action suit." The Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation is "expected to issue a...
The payrolls of each NBA team were listed in the Newark STAR-LEDGER by Dave D''Allesandro. The top three, in millions: Bulls, $61.87M; Knicks $53.70M; Magic, $42.48M (Newark STAR-LEDGER, 11/6)....The
Marv Albert will grant his first national interview since his sexual assault trial tonight on ABC''s "20/20" with Barbara Walters. In Boston, Howard Manly writes that most of Albert''s answers during
Penn State''s (PSU) home football games are "a money- making machine," according to Ed Moran of the PHILADELPHIA DAILY NEWS. Ticket sales account for a weekly take of $2.189M or "approximately $13.1[M
ESPN MLB analyst Dave Campbell "will no longer be a part" of Rockies TV broadcasts, according to Tony DeMarco of the DENVER POST. Campbell, who has worked Rockies games over the last four years, is "c
SHAQUILLE O''NEAL has opened an apparel and marketing business in Compton, CA, in the "hope of creating jobs and keeping kids out of trouble," according to the L.A. TIMES. The $3M apparel facility, wh
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NBA: In Atlanta, 41,122 tickets were sold as of yesterday afternoon for tonight''s Bulls-Hawks game at the Georgia Dome, making it the largest crowd ever for a basketball game in Georgia (ATLANTA CONS
After two test issues, SI Women/Sport "faces an uncertain future," according to Michael Hirsley of the CHICAGO TRIBUNE, under the header, "Problems Illustrated: SI Delays Plans For Women''s Magazine."
Acting MLB Commissioner Bud Selig said yesterday that "achieving Phase I of realignment doesn''t mean he plans to step down" from his post, according to Tom Haudricourt of the MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTIN
Eleven days after winning the World Series, Wayne Huizenga is "unloading" the Marlins to a group headed by team President Don Smiley, according to Larry Lebowitz of the Fort Lauderdale SUN-SENTINEL. H
The A''s are investing in retail stores called "A''s On Deck" with plans to open "at least" four outlets in Northern CA, according to Steve Ginsberg of the S.F. BUSINESS TIMES. Each of the merchandise