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Serena equals worst loss of career at Finals

ESPN Sports Feed - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 05:34
Simona Halep beat two-time defending champion Serena Williams 6-0, 6-2 at the WTA Finals on Wednesday, with the American's two games won equaling her career worst.
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Kobe shrugs off critical article, cites media 'cyle'

ESPN Sports Feed - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 03:09
Kobe Bryant, speaking to media after an ESPN The Magazine piece suggested he played a significant role in the Lakers' recent slide, said it wasn't the first critical article focused on him and wouldn't be the last.
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Velasquez (knee) out of defense vs. Werdum

ESPN Sports Feed - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 00:31
UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez has withdrawn from a scheduled title defense against Fabricio Werdum on Nov. 15 in Mexico City due to an injury to his right knee.
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Bumgarner, Giants silence Royals in opener

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 22:59
Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants put a sudden stop to the Kansas City Royals' perfect postseason roll.
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Mo'ne ad appearance won't affect eligibility

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 22:31
Appearing in a commercial that aired during Game 1 of the World Series will not compromise the amateur status of Little League pitcher Mo'ne Davis should she choose to play college sports.
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School board suspends Sayreville coaches

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 21:17
The coaching staff of a high school football team rocked by charges of sexual assault and hazing has been suspended.
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Sources: Rice files grievance against Ravens

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 21:06
Ray Rice has filed a grievance against the Baltimore Ravens for terminating his contract, a source confirmed to ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
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Report: Pats lose DE Jones 1 month for hip

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 19:27
New England Patriots defensive end Chandler Jones will be out for one month after suffering a hip injury, according to a Boston Globe report.
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Sources: Vucevic, Magic agree to extension

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 18:58
The Orlando Magic reached terms on a contract extension Tuesday with center Nikola Vucevic, according to team sources.
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Leagues file order to derail N.J. sports betting

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 16:02
The NCAA, NFL and other major professional sports leagues filed a motion for a temporary restraining order Tuesday in an effort to halt legalized sports betting in New Jersey.
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Cowboys waive Sam from practice squad

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 15:05
The Cowboys cut ties with defensive end Michael Sam, the first openly gay player to be drafted by an NFL team, and signed linebacker Troy Davis.
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Bills' Spiller put on IR, can return in Week 16

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 14:57
The Buffalo Bills placed running back C.J. Spiller, who suffered a broken collarbone in last Sunday's win over Minnesota, on injured reserve Tuesday with a designation to return.
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Committee member: CFP picture will clear up

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 14:52
Lt. Gen. Mike Gould, a member of the College Football Playoff selection committee told ESPN.com on Tuesday that he expects the top four teams to become "more and more clear" as the season progresses.
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Tebow: Gators lacking identity, leadership

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 13:52
The pressure is mounting on Florida coach Will Muschamp and his slumping Gators.
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OK State football gets notice of allegations

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 12:03
Oklahoma State was issued a notice of allegations by the NCAA about three possible Level II violations concerning alleged improprieties in the football program.
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Durant wont rush back, says injury 'win-win'

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 12:01
The door swung open and Kevin Durant rolled in -- literally, on a scooter -- to speak with the media for the first time since undergoing surgery to repair a Jones fracture in his right foot.
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Giants to Beckham: Not a rookie anymore

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:51
When the Giants lost top wide receiver Victor Cruz to a season-ending knee injury, the coaching staff had a clear message for Odell Beckham Jr.: "You're not a rookie anymore."
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Rice suspension appeal hearing on Nov. 5-6

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:41
The hearing on Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension from the NFL will be heard Nov. 5-6, according to ESPN and media reports.
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Wozniacki tops Sharapova in 3 at WTA Finals

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:33
Maria Sharapova's chances of claiming the season-ending No. 1 ranking were hurt Tuesday after a 7-6 (4), 6-7 (5), 6-2 loss to Caroline Wozniacki at the WTA Finals.
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Call for Proposals Now Open for 2015 NASC Symposium

NASC - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 08:51

The NASC is pleased to announce that the call for speaking proposals is now open for the 2015 NASC Sports Event Symposium. The event will take place April 27-30, 2015 in Milwaukee, WI. Proposals will be accepted through November 14, 2014.

Breakout sessions must include both a presentation (individual or panel) and a practical application exercise.  Each session is 60 minutes starting with 10 minutes for speaker introductions, sponsor recognition and announcements. Speakers will be required to stay at least 30 minutes at the conclusion of their session and conduct a small-group discussion on the topic for those attendees wishing to dive deeper into the topic.

Game Changer sessions, modeled after TED Talks, are an opportunity to present great ideas in 20 minutes or less. These short, powerful presentations will touch on the industry’s hottest issues in a focused environment.

Please note the following before submitting:

  • Deadline for submissions is Friday, November 14th.
  • All proposals must be submitted online.
  • All proposals must be completed in full.
  • You may submit a maximum of three proposals.

Click here to submit a proposal.


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