- The Week in Jewish sports. Kaplan, Ron // New Jersey Jewish News;12/16/2010, Vol. 64 Issue 50, p29
The article offers information on a week of Jewish sports which include football matches of National Basketball Association of North America, Hockey matches of National Hockey League of North America and baseball matches organized by the organization Major League Baseball.
- On strike! Lawlor, Christopher // Junior Scholastic;11/18/94, Vol. 97 Issue 7, p10
Reports on the financial disputes within several professional sports organizations. Strike of players from the National Hockey League and Major League Baseball; Salary cap of teams in the National Basketball Association; Financing strategies; Employee layoffs.
- Baseball may get into swing of group work comp program. Roberts, Sally // Business Insurance;8/12/96, Vol. 30 Issue 33, p27
Reports on the plan of Major League Baseball to control its workers compensation premiums following the success of National Hockey League (NHL) and National Basketball Association's (NBA) mandatory policy in workers compensation programs written by league-owned captives and centralized claims...
- Game Plan. // Sports Illustrated;12/29/2008, Vol. 109 Issue 26, p23
The article presents entertainment suggestions for sports fans during the 2009 New Years. The National Basketball Association teams the Los Angeles Lakers and the Boston Celtics are competing, Major League Baseball is launching its cable television channel MLB Network on January 1, 2009, and the...
- Statitudes. McCallum, Jack; O'Brien, Richard // Sports Illustrated;03/23/98, Vol. 88 Issue 12, p20
Presents a chart showing the performance of several professional sports teams after they fired a coach in midseason. Teams from the National Hockey League, the National Basketball Association and Major League Baseball; Most improved in each league.
- Field Notes. // Sports Illustrated;12/25/2000-01/01/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 26, p114
Offers thoughts on sports fans throughout the four major professional sports leagues, Major League Baseball, National Hockey League, National Football League, and National Basketball Association. Thoughts on such categories as loudest, most loyal and stupidest fans; Views on the sportswriters...
- Genius is as genius does. Gietschier, Steve; Crossman, Matt // Sporting News;3/19/2007, Vol. 231 Issue 12, p31
This article discusses innovations in sports. The article cites the split-finger baseball pitch, the soccer-style football kick and the three-point basketball shot as innovations that have shaped modern sport. The tiebreaking post-overtime hockey shootout is also discussed as a notable...
- Fan apparel using new plays. // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;10/17/1996, Vol. 172 Issue 74, p11
Reports on the plans of the National Football League, National Basketball Association, Major League Baseball, and the National Hockey League to try new strategies to boost the sales of its professional sports merchandise. Retail sales in the United States for licensed sports products; Sales...
- Dare to compare. Grant, Paul; Deveney, Sean; Pompei, Dan; Rosenthal, Ken; Moritz, Carl // Sporting News;12/27/2004, Vol. 228 Issue 52, p14
The article compares the strengths and weaknesses of National Hockey League (NHL), Major League Baseball (MLB), National Basketball Association (NBA), and National Football League (NFL). The NHL owners want the cost certainty that exists in other sports. NHL has to get its act together...