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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 31 / 14

NBC Sports hockey analyst Eddie Olczyk  will face off against fans in a shoot-the-puck competition at Horseshoe Casino in Indiana.

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08/28/97
BUCS HOPING FOR SUITE-HEART DEALS AS NEW SALES CENTER OPENS

The Bucs launched their club seat and luxury suite sales campaign yesterday with an unveiling ceremony for their new stadium interactive sales center, which will be used to help sell the new stadium''

Tags: ABC, Facilities, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Walt Disney

08/28/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

A Prince George County, MD, court commissioner has issued a criminal summons charging RIDDICK BOWE with assaulting his wife (washington post, 8/28)....Ravens WR MICHAEL JACKSON opened his record produ

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, People and Pop Culture

08/28/97
MAVERICKS BLASTED BY COUNCIL MEMBERS AS SUBURB TOUR ROLLS ON

Three Dallas City Council members "attacked" the Mavericks yesterday, "accusing team officials of trying to hold taxpayers hostage as they negotiate for a new arena," according to Ingrassia & Gillman

Tags: Dallas Mavericks, Facilities, Southwest Sports Group

08/28/97
ARTHUR ASHE STADIUM SIGNAGE: WHO'S SEEN ON CENTER COURT

The following lists complete stadium signage at the new Arthur Ashe Stadium at the National Tennis Center. Signage is nondescript, with white lettering against a blue background. All companies are ret

Tags: American Express, Facilities, Fila USA, Heineken, IBM, PepsiCo, USA Networks, USTA, Wilson Sporting Goods

08/28/97
NFL OPENING WEEKEND: SEVEN OF 15 GAMES REPORT SELL OUTS

Of the 15 NFL home openers this weekend, seven teams are sold out. As of late Wednesday, non-sellouts included the Ravens with 3,175 tickets remaining; the Dolphins with about 7,900; the Bucs with abo

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Buffalo Bills, Cincinnati Bengals, Detroit Lions, Edmonton Oilers, Franchises, Indianapolis Colts, Miami Dolphins, NFL, Seattle Seahawks, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Vulcan Ventures

08/28/97
WILL FOOTWEAR INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE BROWN-OUT THIS FALL?

For "the past several years," teenagers have "clamored" for the "latest, trendiest and most expensive sneakers, sometimes called white shoes in the industry," but this season they''re "opting" for "br

Tags: ESPN, Fila USA, Nike, Walt Disney

08/28/97
MLB'S MARKETING WOES EXAMINED ON "FOX SPORTS NET"

MLB''s marketing was examined last evening by Lionel Bienvenu of "Fox Sports Net." Bienvenu: "Yes, attendance figures are up from last year, but the truth of the matter is, baseball still suffers from

Tags: ESPN, Houston Astros, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLB, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Nike, Walt Disney

08/28/97
JOHN FEINSTEIN RIPS STATE OF TENNIS IN USA TODAY OP-ED

The "sport of tennis -- more specifically the business of tennis -- is taking on water rapidly," according to John Feinstein in USA TODAY''s op-ed page. Feinstein: "What''s more, the captains of the s

Tags: Chase Manhattan Bank, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Microsoft

08/27/97
TEAM MEDIA NOTES: BREWERS GIVE UP RADIO AUTONOMY IN NEW DEAL

After fifteen years of operating their own radio network, the Brewers announced that WTMJ-AM "would take over operation of the Brewers radio network effective next season," according to Drew Olson of

Tags: Comcast-Spectacor, Golden State Warriors, Milwaukee Brewers, NBC, New Orleans Pelicans, Philadelphia 76ers, Media, UPN

08/27/97
WILL ANTI-STADIUM INITIATIVE KILL L.A. ARENA PROJECT?

San Fernando Valley Councilperson Joel Wachs filed a proposed "anti-sports-arena" initiative in L.A. requiring that a majority of voters approve any use of city funds or bonds for development, constru

Tags: AEG, Facilities, Los Angeles Lakers, NFL

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