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Dallas CVB creates Dallas Sports Commission to bolster event efforts – Dallas Business Journal

Dallas CVB creates Dallas Sports Commission to bolster event efforts
Dallas Business Journal
The Dallas Convention and Visitors Bureau has announced that it has transitioned its sports marketing department into the Dallas Sports Commission. CVB president and CEO Phillip Jones said the move is the result of the group’s success in the past few …

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Protests May Await Redskins When They Land In Minn. For Vikings Game

Protests May Await Redskins When They Land In Minn. For Vikings Game

The owners of Washington, D.C.’s NFL franchise are facing what could be the largest protest yet against their team’s name. The team plays the Vikings on Sunday in Minnesota — a state with more than 100,000 people who claim Native American ancestry.

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Reel Report: Traditional fall fishing patterns heat up as weather, water cool – The Huntsville Times – al.com

Reel Report: Traditional fall fishing patterns heat up as weather, water cool – The Huntsville Times – al.com

Reel Report: Traditional fall fishing patterns heat up as weather, water cool
The Huntsville Times – al.com
dute-speckled-trout.JPG View full sizeSpeckled trout of all sizes made a major push up Mobile Bay in the wake of a cold front. With another shot of cold air expected to arrive Friday, fall fishing patterns should only improve. (Jeff Dute/jdute@al.com

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Hunting Park man guilty in fatal shooting of landlord

Hunting Park man guilty in fatal shooting of landlord
A Hunting Park man was convicted of first-degree murder Friday in the 2013 shooting of the landlord trying to evict him from a rooming house after finding a gun.
Source: http://www.philly.com/philly/news/20141101_Hunting_Park_man_guilty_in_fatal_shooting_of_landlord.html

Polo magnate John Goodman's sentencing set for Nov. 19

Polo magnate John Goodman's sentencing set for Nov. 19
Wellington polo executive John Goodman’s sentencing is set for 1:30 p.m. Nov. 19.
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US rugby potential looming into view

US rugby potential looming into view
Professionalism in US rugby could soon become a reality, but not until the groundwork is complete says their boss.
Source: https://nz.sports.yahoo.com/rugby/news/article/-/25394146/us-rugby-potential-looming-into-view/

Grandi: I won't seek 6th term as gymnastics chief

Grandi: I won't seek 6th term as gymnastics chief
Long-time International Gymnastics Federation president Bruno Grandi has announced he will not run for a sixth term.
Source: http://sports.yahoo.com/news/grandi-wont-seek-6th-term-124023980–spt.html

Nordic skiers have plenty to be excited about – The Park Record

Nordic skiers have plenty to be excited about – The Park Record

Nordic skiers have plenty to be excited about
The Park Record
Ben Fick skis the White Pine Touring Nordic track last winter. White Pine Touring says the fact that its cross-country skiing offerings will be similar to previous years is a good thing, but local skiers have other changes to look forward to, also

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Guard Conner Frankamp leaving KU basketball team – Kansas City Star

Guard Conner Frankamp leaving KU basketball team – Kansas City Star


Kansas City Star
Guard Conner Frankamp leaving KU basketball team
Kansas City Star
The request for a meeting came on Wednesday morning, just five days before Kansas’ exhibition opener. In the hours before an afternoon basketball practice, sophomore guard Conner Frankamp and his father, Marty, met with KU coach Bill Self.
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Elon athletics in need of wrestling program – The Pendulum

Elon athletics in need of wrestling program – The Pendulum

Elon athletics in need of wrestling program
The Pendulum
Wrestling is among the least expensive collegiate athletic programs to fund, with the total cost of operation for an NAIA team’s season (without coaches’ salaries) averaging $33,000. Although the cost may be higher for an NCAA school, it does not even

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