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I have always had the philosophy that there is something that can be learned from almost anyone or any experience. Thus, I have learned a variety of things from Mark Cuban over the years, some positive and some negative. In terms of the positive...
T he 2002 Winter Olympics will schuss off next week in Salt Lake City under a different drug-testing administration than the one that oversaw that function in previous Games, but hype-seeking athletes needn't worry about it. So far, the new gang h ...
T he sports and entertainment industry, along with the U.S. economy and American morale, took a hit in 2001. I look for a rebound on all fronts in 2002 led by the positive impact of major events and a continued love affair with all things sports and ...
N otre Dame may have cracked one of sports' toughest racial barriers by hiring Tyrone Willingham as its head football coach on New Year's Day. While there have been a handful of other African-American head coaches in college football, this is sports ...
M ost major honors for the National Football League season await the outcome of the current playoffs, but the one for most memorable quote was nailed down more than a month ago. Randy Moss, the Minnesota Vikings' talented and highly paid young pass ...
O ver the past several years, a number of officials in the commissioner's office (including me) have received communications from Professor Andrew Zimbalist proclaiming his neutrality as an observer of the economics of professional sports, specifica ...
T he calendar now reads 2002 and further informs us that baseball spring training is scheduled to begin in just over a month. The sports pages tell us that negotiations for a contract between the players and team owners, to replace the one that expi ...
From a PR standpoint, I could not agree with Wayne Henninger more. I am referring to one of his recent articles in Street & Smith's SportsBusiness Journal [PR Watch column, Dec. 17] about public relations folks sending information to media via e-mail. ...
The Dec. 17 edition of Street & Smith SportsBusiness Journal includes an article regarding the merger of Myteam.com and Active Networks. The article states that "the last two dot.coms serving the participatory sports market are merging." Many of ...