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NFL Owners Have No Problem With Bad Apples

It seems that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell takes the responsibility for league perception problems because players, team employees and owners have gotten in trouble with the law. Goodell is the scapegoat. But on Monday, two players with different troubles

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Caddies and Tiger Woods Highlight PGA Woes

The Professional Golf Association keeps rolling like a well-tuned expensive car. There seem to be very few problems ever–just bring the car into the shop and have some routine maintenance–in the PGA’s case, signing new TV deals, new marketing

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Banned in Boston: Anti-Olympics Speech

The International Olympic Committee desperately needs the United States to get back into the Olympics Game. The IOC and the U.S. Olympic Committee seemingly have patched up the differences that have cropped up over the years, but America has

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Don’t Blame Goodell For All NFL Problems

The National Football League should be in celebratory mode. The Super Bowl was a classic game, complete with people second guessing Seattle’s coach Pete Carroll, and the interest in the game was extremely high. But that euphoria quickly exited

Rob Manfred (l.) has worked with Bud Selig (r.) and Major League Baseball since 1998.

Manfred’s Job is to Make Baseball Money

As Major League Baseball hits the spring training fields in Florida and Arizona, there are few financially struggling teams.

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Quebec Wants the 2026 Olympics

Quebec provincial leaders are trying to figure out how to bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics again. Quebec has not held an Olympics since the financially crippling 1976 Montreal Summer Games. Provincial leaders have thought about hosting the Winter

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Junior Seau, Concussions and the NFL

Junior Seau’s election to the Pro Football Hall of Fame is troubling for the business of football. Seau committed suicide in 2012 and the reason seems to be a brain injury he suffered from all the poundings he took

Roger Goodell

NFL’s Business Season Starts Now

It is start of the money season for the NFL,now that the Super Bowl is done. There are three major business problems on Commissioner Roger Goodell’s plate and all three are related. Three franchises need new stadiums, the Oakland

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Milwaukee Bucks: One Step Closer to New Arena

You can forget, for now, an NBA relocation of a franchise. Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is pushing an arena plan that will ensure that Milwaukee has an NBA franchise beyond 2017. The NBA team has been seeking a new

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Canada Wants a Piece of Super Bowl Betting

This is it. The Super Bowl of sports betting takes place this weekend as the National Football League’s crown jewel event takes place in Glendale, Arizona and there will be bets placed in all sorts of ways– on the