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When President Trump signed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (the “Tax Reform Act”) on December 22, 2017, he may have inadvertently changed the landscape of player trades in sports.

The Tax Reform Act made several high-profile changes to the sports industry. One of the most publicized changes came in the world of collegiate […]

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Revisiting Professional Sports’ Stance on Betting

On February 16, 2015 By

While professional sports leagues have tried their best to pretend that gambling does not exist, the fact of the matter is that illegal gambling is everywhere. Professional sports betting is a major business, estimated to be a $3.8 billion industry; however, only about $100 million will be bet legally. This large boom in sports gambling […]

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What Will You Be Doing in 17 Years?

On August 10, 2010 By

Well if you are current NHL and now formerly New Jersey Devils’ winger Ilya Kovalchuk, you thought it was going to be playing hockey for the New Jersey Devils still. The only problem is that the NHL back on July 20 ruled that the deal was invalid and voided it. The […]

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On the field, the Texas Rangers seem to be clicking on all cylinders. They sit atop the American League West and look to make the playoffs for the first time since 1999. But off the field, the franchise can’t manage to stay in the black. Owner Tom Hicks has been trying to sell the […]

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Monday Morning JetLawg

On April 12, 2010 By

In the news…

Rivalry between Adobe and Apple continues with launch of Apple’s iPad; cross developments between products might be affected.

Tensions rising with Twitter becoming viable competitor with iPhone’s App Store.

Privacy concerns arise as hundreds of WordPress Blogging sites are hacked.

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Monday Morning JetLawg

On October 12, 2009 By

In the news . . .

Another pro athlete barred from using Twitter during training camp–inequal treatment based on star power?

Family of deceased high school football player files lawsuit for wrongful death.

Apple’s iTunes LPs’ future limited by their cost.

Can a Facebook “poke” violate a […]

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Coyotes Bankruptcy Update

On September 30, 2009 By

The Phoenix Coyotes bankruptcy case is still open. Five months after its owners filed a Chapter 11 bankruptcy petition, the auction of the National Hockey League team is still pending. Jim Balsillie, an executive of Research In Motion, is now offering 242.5 million dollars (up from his previous offer of 212.5 […]

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As the resident Delawarean on this journal, and an advocate of sports betting, it is fitting that I provide an update on the current combat between the “Small Wonder” and the whole army of American amateur and professional sports–a true David vs. Goliath battle.

After the Delaware Supreme Court issued an Continue Reading

With speculation swirling regarding its future, the Phoenix Coyotes, a National Hockey League (NHL) franchise, have ended up in bankruptcy. For months the team has been battling the league for approval on a proposed sale. Like any seller, Jerry Moyes, the Coyotes’ current owner, wants to sell the team to the highest bidder. […]

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The icy relations between the U.S. and Russia are not isolated to the political arena. The National Hockey League (NHL) and Russia’s Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) are facing-off. The cause of the latest squabble between the two leagues is related to the departure of forward Alexander Radulov this summer from the NHL’s Nashville […]

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