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L.A. Committee Makes Big Changes To Proposed Olympic Venues for '24

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 29 / 16

Olympic swimming in L.A. would take place at a temporary facility on USC's campus LA 2024 has made a big change to its proposed venue plan in its bid for the Olympics. The temporary swimming an...

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Morning Buzz, November 27, 2001

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11/27/01
Battier Leads Rookie Endorsers

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Tags: Basketball, Coca-Cola, EA Sports, ESPN, Memphis Grizzlies, NBA, Oakley, Walt Disney

11/27/01
Churchill's Attendance Up

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Tags: Churchill Downs Inc., Horse Racing

11/27/01
Executive Transactions

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Tags: Basketball, Cleveland Cavaliers, Football, Interpublic Group of Cos., Minnesota Vikings, New York Jets, NFL, Octagon, People and Pop Culture, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Tampa Bay Lightning

11/26/01
Bonds' New Marketing Agents

Giants LF Barry Bonds "has abruptly switched marketing agents after a season in which he set a home run record that should have corporate sponsors knocking on his door with endorsement offers like nev

Tags: Baseball, San Francisco Giants

11/26/01
Are Dallas' Two Arenas Viable?

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11/26/01
Lysko Lauded For First Year

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Tags: Baseball, Basketball, CFL, Football, Hockey, Leagues and Governing Bodies

11/26/01
Nets Take A Hit With NASCAR

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Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Motorsports, NASCAR, NBC

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Morning Buzz, November 26, 2001

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11/26/01
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“They will not succeed this year. With the number of lawsuits that will be filed, it will take several years to untangle.” — Sports economist Mark Rosentraub, on MLB''s plans to contrac

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