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Honestly the draft lottery is the most broken thing in the NHL. League is so hard for parity they're sacrificing quality of product. — Travis Yost (@travisyost) March 2, 2015 Players Association meeting today: #CBA2016 #Contracts #PaceOfPlay #InstantReplay @MLB_PLAYERS ...

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08/29/96
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Patriots Owner BOB KRAFT said, "There''s no big deal" when asked about his relationship with Head Coach BILL PARCELLS after public criticism of the coach calling No. 1 draft pick TERRY GLENN a "she."

Tags: Chicago White Sox, NBA, New England Patriots, People and Pop Culture

08/29/96
IS EVERYONE WORLD CUP CRAZY? DEPENDS WITH WHOM YOU SPEAK

The degree of World Cup of Hockey "fever depends on which side of the 49th parallel you''re taking the reading," according to David Shoalts of the Toronto GLOBE & MAIL. Shoalts examines North American

Tags: Comcast-Spectacor, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Philadelphia Flyers

08/29/96
L.A. KINGS PRESIDENT LEIWEKE LOOKS TOWARD SERIOUS FANS

L.A. Kings President Tim Leiweke is profiled by Tim Deady in the L.A. BUSINESS JOURNAL. In a one page Q&A, Leiweke said the team''s ad theme for the season will be called "Serious Hockey." He added th

Tags: Franchises

08/29/96
ATHLETIC SHOES SPENDING JUMPS DURING JANUARY-APRIL '96

Consumer spending for athletic footwear rose 9% during the first four months of ''96, even though consumers purchased 3% fewer pairs of athletic shoes than in the same period a year earlier, according

Tags: SGMA

08/29/96
BASEBALL LABOR TALKS: RUMBLINGS HEARD AMID OWNERSHIP RANKS

Even as some MLB owners continue to lobby against certain provisions of a proposed labor deal with players, some owners and others in management "are growing increasingly frustrated by the delay initi

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Chicago White Sox, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLB, Sports Illustrated, Time Warner

08/29/96
QUOTE OF THE DAY

"A nice touch? A way with words? On the surface, sure. But, in fact, part of a calculated advertising campaign." -- Columnist Pat Sullivan, on Tiger Woods'' "Hello World" opening line, which is the sl

Tags: Front Page, Nike

08/29/96
FRANCHISE NOTES

The Lightning unveiled their ''97 ad campaign with the theme, "The Coolest Season Yet" (Lightning)....According to Silver Bullets Co-Owner and President Bob Hope, the all-female baseball team is consi

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Franchises, Palace Sports & Entertainment, Tampa Bay Lightning

08/29/96
THE WINNERS OF WINTER: NEW WINTER X GAMES SPONSORS ADDED

After selling out its ''97 Winter X Games gold sponsorships, ESPN added Fruit-A-Burst gum, Mars candy, Salomon sports equipment, the U.S. Marine Corps. and Visa, as associate sponsors for the Winter X

Tags: ESPN, Visa, Walt Disney, Washington Nationals

08/29/96
REEBOK INVESTORS OFFER 17 MILLION SHARES FOR BUYBACK

Reebok Int''l said yesterday that investors had tendered about 17 million shares for repurchase, fewer than the 24 million its board had authorized, according to the N.Y. TIMES. Reebok originally plan

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08/29/96
MEDIA NOTES

The Blue Jays will introduce MLB''s first interactive CD-ROM produced by a team. It will launch nationally with an initial run of 10,000 at $39.95 per disk (Toronto GLOBE & MAIL, 8/28)...TNT will use

Tags: Atlanta Falcons, ESPN, MLB, MLS, NFL, Media, TBS/TNT, Time Warner, Toronto Blue Jays, Walt Disney

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