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Las Vegas Summer League sets new attendance record

The Las Vegas Summer League just keeps upping the ante. The Las Vegas Review-Journal’s Mark Anderson reports that an announced record crowd of 131,293 people has attended the league’s most prominent summer circuit through 11 days so far, breaking last year’s mark of 127,843. This year’s figure stands to increase, as the <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///nba/teams/29" href="… NBA | theScore

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Manfred concerned low attendance numbers go beyond poor weather

Major League Baseball is dealing with a sharp dip in attendance, and there’s growing concern that inclement weather, which was originally believed to be the source, can no longer solely explain it. Compared to this time last year, league-wide attendance is down by 6.6 percent. Overall, the 2018 season has seen almost nine percent fewer game attendants, a number not ...

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Hosting fee causing high Memorial Cup ticket prices, low attendance

The organizing committee chair for the 100th Memorial Cup says that a high fee to host the tournament has caused increased ticket prices and impacted attendance. Shaun Semple said that the Regina Pats, a team in which he is a co-owner, had to pay $ 3.65 million to host the Canadian major junior championship. He said that ticket prices start ...

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MLB season opens with some disappointing attendance numbers

Major League Baseball is back but the excitement of a new season hasn’t caught on everywhere. The first Monday on the schedule came with some bleak attendance numbers in several stadiums, and the poor weather can’t be blamed for all of it. The <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///mlb/tea… MLB | theScore

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Barkley skips Penn State pro day without RB coaches in attendance

The top running back prospect of this year’s draft class is letting his combine workout stand. After discovering the Penn State pro day would be run without NFL running back coaches in attendance, Saquon Barkley sat out Tuesday. He had only planned to workout in position drills prior to learning of who would be watching. “I woke up this morning ...

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Purdue bucks downward trend in college football attendance

Buoyed by a turnaround season, Purdue bucked a trend in college football by increasing attendance by more 13,000 fans per game in 2017 — and, in the process, banked an extra $ 2.5 million in revenue compared with 2016. Attendance at the FBS level was down overall last season by 1,409 fans per game, according to NCAA stats. CBS Sports ...

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