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The Fabulous ForumDan Rooney, chairman of the Pittsburgh Steelers, isnât directly involved in negotiations between NFL owners and players, but heâs concerned about the lack of progress between the sides and where that could lead. âWe should have a deal,â Rooney...
The Fabulous ForumThe attorney who will handle this week's arbitration hearing in the contract dispute involving the NHL and high-scoring New Jersey Devils winger Ilya Kovalchuk is Richard Bloch, according to a report published over the weekend by Tom Gulitti of the......
Sports figures Jim Dooley, 77; succeeded George Halas as coach of the Chicago Bears (Jan. 8) Christopher Bowman, 40; two-time U.S. figure skating champion (Jan. 10) Johnny Podres, 75; left-hander pitched Dodgers to first World Series title in...
It was a sports year that often seemed blissfully out of touch with the times, with Beijing staging an opulent Olympics amid the backdrop of an earthquake that killed tens of thousands and the New York Yankees' spending hundreds of millions on free agents...
Latimes.comBig Ben Roethlisberger of 2-0 Pittsburgh could displace Tom Brady of 1-1 New England as the NFL's reigning most valuable quarterback this week when they meet at Pittsburgh in the featured Sunday afternoon game. During the Steelers' fast start this...
Tags: Super Bowl, Troy Aikman, Tom Brady, Punishment, Corey Dillon
Latimes.comThe NFL, a league that has a long history of promptly punishing players who get out of line, disciplined Tennessee tackle Albert Haynesworth this week for willfully stomping on the face of an opposing player in Sunday's Dallas game. But the punishment was...
Latimes.com ColumnistAmong the 18 or 20 NFL teams at or near the top of a 31-team league after the first half of the season, there is a balance of either mutual mediocrity or mutual excellence. If you agree with me, it's a balance of excellence. Pro football players all...
Times Staff WriterDEARBORN, Mich. — Amid signals Thursday that three of the four sites in Southern California still merit serious consideration, NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue affirmed the league's intent to put a relocated or expansion team in the Los Angeles...
Tags: Rose Bowl Game, Super Bowl, Gaming, Football, Entertainment
Jim Irsay Opening Statement:“This was a long and extensive process in terms of identifying candidates and widdling those down, and really determining who the best man was. We got our man, and I am really excited about that. It is a big, critical...
By Sam Farmer, Los Angeles TimesLOS ANGELES -- The NHL locked out players for a full season because cash-strapped teams were melting down. The NBA has enacted a lockout because clubs are hemorrhaging red ink. The NFL shut its doors because owners and players couldn't agree on how to...
They call it The City of Sun and Sea, the Venice of America. Beautiful Sunny Isles Beach, Fla., is located on a barrier island surrounded by Miami, the Atlantic Ocean and the Intracoastal Waterway. The peach and white Ocean One building on Collins...
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