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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 05 / 16

The Coyotes today named John Chayka their new GM, as expected , making the 26-year-old the "youngest general manager in NHL history" ( AZCENTRAL.com, 5/5 ). Indianapolis-based Herff Jones is now selling a "commemorative ring for the 100th running" of the Indianapolis 500. This marks the firs...

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