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Saturday, Dec 24 2005, 8:22 pm   By Jesse Wolfersberger: CNJ staff writer Gone are the days of two-handed set shots and 24-19 games. Now is the time of crossovers, gym rats, and the Final Four...
Associated Press CANCUN, Mexico -- She may be a second-generation boxer, but if Laila Ali eventually has children, the world's most famous woman fighter will discourage them from taking up the...
Golf phenom Morgan Pressel, who signed with IMG earlier this month, is in talks with three golf club equipment makers and three clothing companies and will make a decision fairly soon, said her...
Nike signed 16-year-old American tennis player Alexa Glatch to an endorsement contract. The value is low six figures annually for several years, sources said. Sixteen-year-old Alexa Glatch won her...
Published December 19, 2005 : Page 11   After a temporary break in 2004, worldwide Olympic sponsor Panasonic is taking to the streets again next year, and taking skier Picabo Street to the...
Published January 23, 2006 : Page 10 Reprinted Courtesy of SportsBusinessJournal It’s one of the biggest media buyers in the world, but Procter & Gamble has never been big on sponsorship...
KAREN ROSEN // January 8, 2006 Copyright 2006 The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (Courtesy of US Olympic Team.com) Visit USA Bobsled Verona, Italy --- The morning of her son Jorden's brain surgery...
Picture: U.S. women's hockey team goaltender Chanda Gunn, 26, grew up admiring former player Cammi Granato, inset. Gunn: Robert Deutsch, USA TODAY; Granato: AP By Vicki Michaelis, USA TODAY...
By JOE SHINNERS Special to the Journal Sentinel Posted: Feb. 10, 2006 Alyssa Lampe's history-making run through the Wisconsin high school wrestling record books is nearing an end. The Tomahawk...
Seattle Times staff Junior setter Courtney Thompson, who led Washington to its first NCAA women's volleyball championship last month, has been voted the nation's top college female...