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Cleveland Hosting Bevy Of Big-Time Sporting Events SaturdayPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 22 / 14
Cleveland on Saturday "arguably will be the busiest sports city in America," as "all three pro sports venues downtown will host games simultaneously." There are a "variety of other events going on," so that there will be "as many as 100,000 people downtown at the same time." Progressive Field will h...
S.F.-based Global Exchange "plans demonstrations in 50 U.S. cities on Saturday," to protest Nike''s labor practices in Asia, according to USA TODAY''s Melanie Wells. The "watchdog group" hopes to "hit
NBC will begin its coverage of the ''97 World Series on Saturday at 7:30pm with Game One to begin at 8:05. NBC''s Bob Costas will handle play-by-play, with Joe Morgan and Bob Uecker providing analysis
The ABL''s San Jose Lasers opened their season on Wednesday night and MERCURY NEWS columnist Ann Killion wrote that if the "first night is any indication, Year 2 will be bigger and better." Killion: "
Marlins President Don Smiley and city of Miami execs have "quietly been discussing the franchise''s future - one that could include a move to downtown Miami," according to Barry Jackson of the MIAMI H
The Greg Norman Collection, a division of Reebok Int''l, has signed two-time Olympic volleyball champion Bryan Ivie as the first athlete other than Norman to endorse the line. The Collection said Ivie
The Home Depot officially reaffirmed its membership in the Olympic movement Thursday with a $50M commitment, over eight years, of cash, products and jobs, according to Mike Gorrell of the SALT LAKE TR
TRACEY WILLIAMS was promoted to VP/Basketball Ops and Player Personnel of the ABL. Williams was Dir of Basketball Ops and Player Personnel (ABL)....SI President DON ELLIMAN named a two-man team to hea
NFL: In L.A., Bill Plaschke writes of spending time with 28 L.A. youngsters talking about the NFL and the open L.A. market. Plaschke writes that while "many of them love the sport," he was hearing the
At least three pro women''s hockey leagues "are looking to hit the ice in the next couple of years," according to Ken Campbell of the HOCKEY NEWS. Campbell reports that "some people think there is big
The CBC''s TV deal with the NHL is "virtually done and will be announced shortly," according to William Houston of the Toronto GLOBE & MAIL. Sources put the deal at C$200- 250M over five years and sou