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ESPN's Jed Drake Discusses World Cup Logistics, Preparation, Plans For Brazil12 / 06 / 13
ESPN Senior VP & Exec Producer Jed Drake was in Brazil for Friday's '14 FIFA World Cup draw, overseeing the construction of the net's main set on Copacabana Beach and the build-out of its technical system at the Int'l Broadcast Center a few miles away. THE DAILY caught up with Drake earlie...
Nike has "whitewashed" its Rod Strickland mural on the south-facing wall of the Governor Building in Portland with plans to replace his image with a mural of Ken Griffey Jr., according to the Portland
The lack of ESPN exposure for two college basketball conferences is examined by writers in two southwest papers. The lack of TV presence, due to the SWC''s decision not to sign with ESPN in the early
The Mavericks, Stars and Dallas city officials plan to resume negotiations today over building a new downtown arena. According to this morning''s DALLAS MORNING NEWS, the proposed facility has won "pl
TODAY: NBA Western Conference Attendance Through March 4 HOME ''95-96 YEAR-TO-DATE ''94-95 TOTAL +/- ATTEND TEAM DATES AVG. TOTAL %CAP AVG. FROM ''94-95 POR^ 28 20,709 579,860 96% 12,888 + 218,996 + 6
The Cleveland City Council "wants to improve" the city''s proposed agreement with the NFL with "nine last-minute changes that Mayor Michael White says could kill the deal," according to this morning''
Rupert Murdoch and his BSkyB Group have joined with three of Europe''s "largest media groups" to offer digital pay TV throughout Europe, "in particular to German and French speaking countries" (N.Y. T
ITT Corp. may gain control of SportsChannel New York as a result of negotiations with Cablevision Systems Corp. regarding the a loan repayment, according to Richard Sandomir of the N.Y. TIMES. SportsC
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Business and community leaders in Northern VA have formed an organization to "rally support" for a baseball team and stadium in the area, according to Thom Loverro of the WASHINGTON TIMES. The group,
In a letter addressed to Tampa Mayor Dick Greco, Bucs GM Rich McKay said the team reviewed Hillsborough County''s "final offer" to keep the Bucs in Tampa and determined it to be a "step backward" from
The Maple Leafs will conduct a study of the new arenas in Montreal and Vancouver. Team officials, however, would not commit to whether they wanted to move out of the 65-year-old Maple Leaf Gardens (GL