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Brandon McClung is research associate for SportsBusiness Journal.

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Timeline: Charting the course of change in rules, presentation

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 04 / 17 / 17

As NFL replay review is centralized, sideline monitors will be replaced with tablets next season. Photo by: GETTY IMAGES ■ March 2014: NFL owners vote to change the instant repla...

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SportsBusiness Journal: Timeline: Charting change

As NFL replay review is centralized, sideline monitors will be replaced with tablets next season. Photo by: GETTY IMAGES ■ March 2014: NFL owners vote to change the instant repla ...

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SportsBusiness Daily: NBA Gets Third Straight Attendance Record

The NBA set an attendance record for a third straight season with an average of 17,884 fans per game, up from 17,864 last season (+0.1%). The Bulls led all teams at the gate for the eighth consecutive season, drawing 21,680 fans per game at United Center. The Pistons saw average attendance dip 3.2% ...

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SportsBusiness Daily: NHL Attendance Relatively Flat For '16-17

NHL attendance was relatively flat for the '16-17 season, with an average of 17,422 fans per game compared to 17,481 last season (-0.3%). The Blackhawks averaged 21,860 fans, leading all NHL teams in average attendance for a ninth consecutive season. The Canadiens were the last team to top the Blac ...

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SportsBusiness Journal: NHL Turnstile Tracker

(Through March 28) HOME TEAM DATES TOTAL AVG. % CAP.  PREVIOUS CHANGE DATES (2015-16) MAX. MIN. 98+% 75-% Anaheim Ducks 38 605,481 15,934 92.8% 16,328 -2.4% ...

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SportsBusiness Daily: D-I Men's Hoops Sees Lower Avg. Attendance

Average home attendance for men's college basketball teams during the '16-17 regular season was 4,652, marking the lowest figure for D-I schools since at least the early '90s. The figure this year is down from 4,744 per game last season, and down from 4,754 during the '14-15 season. Kentucky ag ...

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SportsBusiness Journal: Gift suite debuts at Women’s Final Four

The NCAA will treat the women’s semifinalists to a gift suite at the season-ending event in Dallas later this month. Last year the NCAA debuted a gift suite at the men’s Final Four at NRG Stadium.

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SportsBusiness Journal: Players in the esports space

Editor's Note: This story is revised from the print edition. ESL   ■ Headquarters: Cologne, Germany ■ Launched: 2000 Known as the world’s largest eports event organizer, ESL launched its U.S. studio in Burban ...

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SportsBusiness Journal: Trends, numbers to watch in esports

Esports viewership ELeague Telecasts Average viewers Season 1 (Spring 2016) 10 247,000 Season 2 (Fall 2016) 6 257,000 ELea ...

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SportsBusiness Daily: NBA Attendance Flat Headed Into All-Star Break

With only a pair of games left to be played before the All-Star break, NBA average attendance is flat compared to the same point last season. Four Eastern Conference teams -- the Bulls, Cavaliers, Raptors and Knicks -- occupy the top spots in terms of best attendance, respectively. The Bulls have l ...

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SportsBusiness Journal: On the move: A relocation timeline

Raiders fans show their displeasure over the team’s discussions about a move to Las Vegas. Photo by: GETTY IMAGES On Jan. 4, 2016 … The Oakland Raiders, St. Louis ...

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