Posts Tagged Sports business

Nevada gambling regulators sign off on Olympic betting

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Come summer 2016, when the best of the best athletes climb podiums wearing gold, silver and bronze medals, Las Vegas gamblers could very well be counting their green.

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Michael Beasley returns to Miami Heat

MIAMI (AP) — Looking for help for the stretch run, the Miami Heat turned to a familiar face.

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Jaguars release veteran cornerback Will Blackmon

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars have released veteran cornerback Will Blackmon, giving younger players more opportunity at the position.

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Chiefs waive tight end Fasano to free up salary cap space

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs waived veteran tight end Anthony Fasano on Thursday, freeing up about $2 million in salary cap space that they could use to keep All-Pro linebacker Justin Houston.

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A’s begin baseball’s mandatory domestic violence training

Oakland Athletics' Billy Butler (16) makes a play during spring training baseball practice Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, in Mesa, Ariz. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Reliever Dan Otero spoke up, as did many others, with a question on the topic of domestic violence that has been at the forefront of professional sports following the NFL’s recent troubles.

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