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2014 SBJ/SBD Reader Survey Seeks Your Input On Sports Business

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 24 / 14

It’s time to make your opinion known as the 10th annual SportsBusiness Journal/SportsBusiness Daily Reader Survey is underway. The survey features 100 questions across leagues, teams, facilities, sponsorship, media, and more. Some of the questions that you will find in this year's survey are...

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In addition to the Pilot Pen in CT, tennis tournaments in "at least" four other cities -- San Diego, Washington, DC, Cincinnati and Mahwah, NJ -- are pursuing the U.S. Women''s Hardcourt Championships

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FRANCHISE NOTES

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Tags: Atlanta Braves, Baltimore Orioles, Boston Red Sox, Cablevision, Cincinnati Reds, ECHL, Miami Marlins, Franchises, Minnesota Lynx, Minnesota Vikings, MLB, New York Islanders, New York Yankees, Time Warner, YankeeNets

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Tags: News Corp./Fox, The Back of the Book

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MEDIA NOTES

TV/VIDEO: Evander Holyfield will defend his WBA heavyweight title against Henry Akinwande on June 6 at MSG. Showtime will handle PPV distribution for the fight (N.Y DAILY NEWS, 3/24)....BROADCASTING &

Tags: Cablevision, CBS, Comcast-Spectacor, ESPN, Kansas City Chiefs, Madison Square Garden, New York Yankees, Philadelphia 76ers, Philadelphia Flyers, Showtime, Sports Illustrated, Media, Viacom, Vulcan Ventures, Walt Disney, YankeeNets

03/24/98
ABOUT FACE AT NORTH FACE: REILLY ANNOUNCED AS NEW COO

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NIKE'S WOES CONTINUE TO BE THE FOCUS OF MEDIA ANALYSIS

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FRANCHISE NOTES

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