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U.S. District Court Judge Michael Shipp on Friday night ruled that the state of New Jersey "cannot partially lift a prohibition on sports betting in an effort to boost the state’s struggling horse racing and casino industries." The decision "was the expected outcome, since the judg...
RICK TELANDER names his All-NBA writer basketball team this morning. His first team: MIKE WISE, N.Y. Times; JERRY BEMBRY, Baltimore Sun; ART THIEL, Seattle Post- Intelligencer; CHRIS BROUSSARD, Akron
MICHAEL JORDAN said he intends to visit Asia this off- season to witness the labor conditions at Nike-contracted factories: "I just want to see for myself. A lot of complaints are being made." ESPN''s
World Cup Organizing Committee co-President Michel Platini was quoted in a French paper as saying that French officials aren''t providing enough support to the event, according to the AP''s Barry Wiln
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Sepp Blatter "became the most powerful man in international soccer Monday when he was named president of FIFA, succeeding the retiring Joao Havelange," according to Mike Penner of the L.A. TIMES. Both
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Seafirst Bank "won the naming rights" to the Univ. of WA''s (UW) remodeled Hec Edmundson Pavilion, in a deal brokered by Paul Allen''s Action Sports Media (ASM) -- a new firm formed by Allen''s sports
The NHL may "put the brakes on" the Fox Group and other companies "looking to buy large chunks of more than one franchise by establishing a new bylaw that limits any one party''s ability to have opera
St. John''s Univ. is "closing in on a deal" to hire GW Univ. men''s basketball coach Mike Jarvis, but the "blank hardest to fill" is Jarvis'' salary slot, according to Steve Popper of the N.Y. TIMES.
With his success, Jeff Gordon "is not only driving himself into a broader marketplace, but he is also taking NASCAR with him," according to Steve Goldberg of TIME. Long-time NASCAR sponsor PepsiCo has
MAGIC JOHNSON''S "The Magic Hour" premiered in syndication last night and Johnson told ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER why he was chosen to be the first guest: "Cookie [Magic''s wife] loves you. ... My kids, th
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