NBA drives the paint in Europe

Mar 4, 2011
The National Basketball Association wants to create a new team in Europe. This weekend's games will show off the league's global reach.
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NFL union may punt to avoid a lockout

Mar 3, 2011
The football players' union may dissolve itself to put owners at risk of anti-trust suits.
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Race in major league baseball

Mar 1, 2011
Author and history professor Rob Ruck talks about how race plays a big part of the business of major league baseball.
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Raceball: How the Major Leagues Colonized the Black and Latin Game

Mar 1, 2011
Title: Raceball: How the Major Leagues Colonized the Black and Latin Game Author: Rob Ruck Publisher: Beacon Press Type: Non Fiction Released...
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Freakonomics: Tackling the looming NFL lockout

Feb 22, 2011
A potential lockout is on the horizon as the current collective bargaining agreement between the NFL and the players' union soon expires. Freakonomics Radio's Stephen Dubner talks with Kai Ryssdal about how profitable the NFL is and the problem some owners have with the league's business model.
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NBA lockout

Feb 19, 2011
The National Basketball Association and its players square off over new contract. Threat of lockout looms.
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Albert Pujols aiming for most expensive contract in baseball

Feb 16, 2011
If he doesn't resign with the St. Louis Cardinals, first baseman Albert Pujols could set off a bidding war to end all wars. Pujols reportedly wants to be baseball's first $300-million-man.
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NFL players play up economic damage of a lockout

Feb 11, 2011
A contract showdown between NFL owners and players is approaching, and a lockout would have wide economic ripples.
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NFL free universe

Feb 7, 2011
Green Bay's win over the Steelers set a television record for viewers. But now the NFL has to deal with another blockbuster: It might not be in business next season.
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Women's sportswear scores big sales

Feb 4, 2011
The women's segment of sportswear and sporting goods is booming right now. The National Football League is among those who have caught up with the trend, just in the time for the big game this weekend.
Posted In: Retail, Sports