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ESPN's Jed Drake Discusses World Cup Logistics, Preparation, Plans For Brazil12 / 06 / 13
ESPN Senior VP & Exec Producer Jed Drake was in Brazil for Friday's '14 FIFA World Cup draw, overseeing the construction of the net's main set on Copacabana Beach and the build-out of its technical system at the Int'l Broadcast Center a few miles away. THE DAILY caught up with Drake earlie...
Cities that have recently built stadiums have learned it takes time for them to "have an impact" on their local economies, according to a story in the Nashville TENNESSEAN. Bill Carey writes cities ar
TCI Chair John Malone lived up to his reputation of "rarely leaving anything on the negotiating table" in his recent dealings in the Time Warner/TBS merger. Investors, Wall Street analysts, and cable
Bud Ice is extending its sponsorship of professional hockey by joining in a marketing deal with the American Hockey League, making Bud Ice the official beer of the AHL. The deal includes a variety of
Supporters of state funding for a new stadium to keep the Mariners in Seattle received "a dose of reality" yesterday, as it appears that "finding the requisite 50 votes" in the WA House "appeared prob
The Oilers expect to sign a non-binding letter of intent Thursday with the Nashville Metro Council that would signal the beginning of the team''s move to TN. John Williams reports in this morning''s H
TODAY: Week 5 NFC Home Attendance HOME ''95 YEAR-TO-DATE ''94 TIX REVENUE TEAM DATES AVG. TIX REVENUE AVG. +/- FROM ''94 STL 2 59,662 $35 $4,176,305 45,547 + $1,443,485 TAM 2 63,179 $30 $3,790,770 39,
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The Women''s Basketball Association will begin its fourth season with a three-year TV deal with Liberty Sports. This year, the WBA expands its schedule to 36 games, with Liberty carrying 80 regular se
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The Lightning are expanding their retail presence in the Tampa area. The Lightning Locker in Foot Locker, Champ Sports and other sports attire stores in Tampa area malls is part of the expansion. The
NFL Dir of Communications Greg Aiello spoke to the ORLANDO SENTINEL regarding NBC''s switch on Sunday to Jaguars-Oilers before the 1pm Dolphins-Bengals game had ended. Aiello: "Your fans hit us pretty
The NHL''s agreement to suspend its season and allow its players to play in the ''98 Olympics in Nagano is called "one of the greatest days in the history of hockey" by Al Strachan in this morning''s