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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...
Russell Athletic and the NBA have come to an agreement for Russell Corp. to manufacture a "top-end" sporting apparel line with products available at sport specialty shops and department stores. The ag
The CFL and its players will announce that they have put their labor discussion on hold for a year, according to the Vancouver PROVINCE. CFL teams will operate under the terms of the old CBA for the '
The Baseball Network has "teamed All-Star balloting sponsor Texaco with MCI to facilitate the game''s first teleballoting system," according to the current issue of BRANDWEEK. Beginning June 12, the t
A Prime Sports spokesperson said that talks with COMSAT over the TV rights to Denver''s new NHL are "far along" (DENVER POST, 6/6)....The CFL has announced that it has reached an agreement with its fo
Talks between Seagram''s CEO Edgar Bronfman and CAA''s Michael Ovitz regarding Ovitz heading up entertainment giant MCA for Seagram, have "fallen apart." According to CNBC''s Ted David, Ovitz "disagre
JETS MESS CONTINUES: In Winnipeg, arena opponents Friday filed a lawsuit against the City of Winnipeg seeking an injunction to stop construction of the facility if it begins before their June 16 court
Naming rights for Abe Pollin''s new downtown arena in Washington, DC, will go to MCI Communications, according to the WASHINGTON POST. Pollin will reportedly announce the details at a press conference
MARK TORPEY has been appointed Executive Sports Editor at the BOSTON HERALD. He had served as the Deputy Sports Editor since 1988. HANK HRYNIEWICZ will take his place (BOSTON HERALD, 6/5)....WILLIAM E
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GEORGE FOREMAN has been ordered to give AXEL SCHULZ of a rematch or forfeit his title according to a ruling by the IBF (ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, 6/3)....Devil Rays Managing Partner VINCE NAIMOLI announce
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