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4.5 – Local rating on SportSouth for the Thunder-Hawks game last Friday, marking a tie for the RSN’s best figure on record in the Atlanta market for a Hawks regular-season game. The game tied a Celtics-Hawks game from January '10 ( Fox Sports ).
The 12 NBA players originally selected to represent the U.S. in this summer''s World Championships this week "discussed the possibility of participating without damaging the players union''s negotiati
Nets President Michael Rowe said that David Gerstein became the first of the Nets'' seven current co-owners to announce he would stay with the team in the group led by NJ business execs Stan Gale and
Fila USA has picked Leo Burnett Co. for its $20M ad account, according to George Lazarus of the CHICAGO TRIBUNE. Burnett is a former agency of Reebok Int''l. Joe McCarthy, who was Nike''s Global Ad Di
The NFL, NFLP and the Rams won a court decision over Johnny Blastoff Inc., which had filed a $100M lawsuit claiming that the company owned the "St. Louis Rams" mark. Johnny Blastoff head Rodney Rigsby
NHLPA Exec Dir Bob Goodenow said that "some" of his players "told him that they don''t want to play" in the 2002 Olympics "after the disastrous experience" in Nagano. Goodenow: "There was a wide react
The first full day of the lockout "was predictably uneventful," according to David Moore of the DALLAS MORNING NEWS. The NBPA has filed a grievance with arbiter, and Fordham Law School Dean, John Feer
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The ATP Tour announced a series of format changes yesterday and a new four-year agreement with ISL and Octagon to develop, package and sell the Tour''s TV, sponsorship and World Championship right, as
DEALS: Liberty Media, TCI''s programming arm, has increased its ownership stake in Barry Diller''s USA Networks from 18% to 21% in exchange for $300M (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 7/2)....Cablevision Systems
The Alameda County Grand Jury "again has targeted" Oakland Coliseum finances, according to Laura Counts of the OAKLAND TRIBUNE. A section of this year''s annual report focuses on the "ineffectiveness"