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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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Favre: Pack return on hold due to ailing Starr

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 08:43
Former Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre told ESPN that the plan he initiated to make his first appearance at Lambeau Field since his retirement is now unlikely to happen because of Hall of Famer Bart Starr's health problems.
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Sources: NFL says Kuechly ejection unjustified

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 08:03
The NFL has informed Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera that linebacker Luke Kuechly should not have been ejected for inadvertent contact with an official in Sunday's loss to the Green Bay Packers, a league source told ESPN's Ed Werder.
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Pistorius sentenced to five years in prison

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 04:00
Oscar Pistorius was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp by a South African judge who cited the "gross negligence" he showed when he shot her multiple times through a toilet cubicle door in his home.
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Emmert: No talk of allowing memorabilia pay

ESPN Sports Feed - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 00:02
NCAA president Mark Emmert said Monday there is no talk about allowing compensation for autographs and signed memorabilia.
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Rose scores 30, but Irving, Cavs best Bulls

ESPN Sports Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 23:02
LeBron James was the star attraction but Kyrie Irving stole the show with 28 points to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 107-98 win against the Chicago Bulls in an exhibition game Monday night at Ohio State.
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Steelers rally to overwhelm sloppy Texans

ESPN Sports Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 22:59
Ben Roethlisberger passed for two touchdowns and wide receiver Antonio Brown added another on a gadget play during a dizzying stretch late in the first half, helping the Steelers rally for a 30-23 win over the mistake-prone Texans on Monday.
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Irked Fisher halts interview over rep query

ESPN Sports Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 21:57
Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher cut short a media interview Monday after he was asked whether his reputation was taking a hit because of star quarterback Jameis Winston's off-field issues.
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Pacers' George back to shooting jump shots

ESPN Sports Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 21:41
Less than three months after suffering a compound fracture in his right leg, Indiana Pacers star Paul George was seen Monday shooting jumpers with teammates.
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Sources: 49ers' Smith could see ban reduced

ESPN Sports Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 19:55
The San Francisco 49ers could get help sooner than expected following this week's bye because outside linebacker Aldon Smith's nine-game suspension could be reduced for good behavior, league sources confirmed Monday.
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Texans' Clowney (knee) inactive vs. Steelers

ESPN Sports Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 18:58
Houston Texans linebacker Jadeveon Clowney is inactive for Monday night's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
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Harvin, Jets 'all smiles' with new opportunity

ESPN Sports Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 17:23
Percy Harvin went from the defending Super Bowl champions to a 1-6 team, but his upbeat demeanor Monday suggested he's glad to be out of Seattle.
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Tiger hitting full shots, eyeing Dec. 4 return

ESPN Sports Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 15:59
Tiger Woods is hitting full shots on the range, more than two months after playing his last competitive round at the PGA Championship.
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Florida AD to continue to evaluate Muschamp

ESPN Sports Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 15:59
Florida Gators athletic director Jeremy Foley said Monday that he would continue to evaluate the status of football coach Will Muschamp "as it plays out" over the season.
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Trestman: Marshall didn't single out Cutler

ESPN Sports Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 15:50
Bears coach Marc Trestman disputed the notion that receiver Brandon Marshall called out Jay Cutler during a few tense moments in the locker room on the heels of the club's 27-14 loss Sunday to the Dolphins, but also said "I didn't hear all of it."
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Discounted SportsBusiness Journal Subscription

NASC - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 15:28

The NASC is pleased to announce a special subscription rate for Street & Smith’s SportsBusiness Journal as our newest member benefit.

NASC  members who are not current or prior subscribers within the last 6 months, to Street & Smith’s SportsBusiness Journal, are eligible to receive a discounted introductory rate of $174. This is $90 off of the U.S. base rate of $264. NASC Canadian and International members who take advantage of this offer will receive a digital subscription, not a printed subscription. Upon the expiration of first subscription term at this special rate, the NASC member’s rate will change according to a SBJ renewal schedule.

To take advantage of this offer simply click here, select the one-year subscription option, and provide your member account number and delivery address.  You can find your member account number on the My Account page of www.SportsCommissions.org or you can request your account number at info@sportscommissions.org.

Please contact the Member Services Department at 513.842.8307 if you have any questions.


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