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By Will McDonough and Will McDonough,The Boston Globe | November 18, 1990
The 60-page report by the special counsel investigating the Lisa Olson incident reportedly finds the locker room episode "blown out of proportion," but indicates that New England Patriots management did a "disservice" to owner Victor Kiam in handling the situation.Harvard law professor Philip Heymann was asked by Tagliabue to find out what happened in the Patriots locker room on the day Olson said she was sexually harassed, and to probe how team management handled the incident.The Globe spoke with three highly placed National Football League executives who have discussed the report with commissioner Paul Tagliabue in the past week.
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By Ernest B. Furgurson TTC | October 26, 1990
"I COULD CARE LESS about playoff stats. They don't mean a darn thing. Nothing. Everybody blows them out of proportion. Everybody is saying the big guys can't hit. This is one game, man. Just one game.''Thus spake Mark McGwire after the Cincinnati Reds skunked Oakland in the first game of the World Series. His words were recorded at the same fount of profundity that gave us ''It ain't over till it's over'' and ''Duh -- those guys really came to play'' and ''It was right down the middle. Minute he hit it, I knew it was gone.
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By Bill Free and Bill Free,Sun Staff Writer | March 6, 1995
Spirit coach Dave MacWilliams urged National Professional Soccer League commissioner Steve Paxsos to take strong action against Kansas City Attack coach Zoran Savic for his actions Saturday night in a 30-minute, bench-clearing melee in the third quarter of an 11-10 loss to the Attack in Kansas City.The incident was precipitated by Spirit forward Jon Parry's throwing a punch at Attack midfielder Goran Hunjak that resulted in a broken nose for Hunjak.Parry hit Hunjak after the two players had been exchanging words often during the game.
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By Jamison Hensley and Jamison Hensley,SUN STAFF | October 9, 2003
Seven months after their abrupt divorce, the Ravens and Jeff Blake finally reached an agreement yesterday - their separation worked out best for everyone. New beginnings - from Blake getting his guaranteed money with the Arizona Cardinals to the Ravens getting to start their franchise quarterback Kyle Boller immediately - will ignite old conflicts at Sun Devil Stadium. Whether it was the Ravens refusing to break the bank or Blake breaking their trust, the Ravens and their former starting quarterback meet Sunday for the first time since their free-agent courtship turned sour.
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By Suzanne Loudermilk and Suzanne Loudermilk,Sun Staff Writer | March 13, 1994
In most respects, Mitzi Speece is an average teen-ager. She hangs out with her friends, plays lacrosse, struggles with German class and occasionally argues with her parents.Last fall, however, her adolescent world took a dramatic turn. The petite 15-year-old was charged with arson at her Harford County school."It's been a very, very stressful thing," said her father, Fred A. Speece.He and his wife, Catherine, will never forget the day they got a phone call from Stephen R. Williams, assistant principal at Aberdeen High School: "There's been a fire at school and there is a question of Mitzi's involvement in it."
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December 23, 2002
Moves Baseball GIANTS: Signed IF Neifi Perez to two-year contract. RANGERS: Signed free-agent P Ugueth Urbina, who had been with Red Sox, to one-year contract. ROCKIES: Signed P Scott Elarton to one-year contract. Basketball NBA: Suspended Warriors F Chris Mills three games without pay for role in altercation with Trail Blazers on Friday and for confronting Portland G-F Bonzi Wells in locker room and on team bus. HEAT: Placed C-F Ken Johnson on injured list with lower back strain.
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By Heather A. Dinich and Heather A. Dinich,Sun Reporter | February 1, 2007
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Maryland senior guard D.J. Strawberry stood in the dank hallway outside the locker room after Tuesday night's loss at Florida State and succinctly stated what it will take for the Terps to return to the NCAA tournament. Actually, Strawberry thinks he is what will make or break this team through the final nine regular-season games. Maryland@Wake Forest Saturday, 8 p.m., Ch. 54, 1300 AM, 105.7 FM
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By Bill Glauber and Bill Glauber,Sun Staff Correspondent | June 27, 1991
WIMBLEDON, England -- The subject is locker rooms. At Wimbledon, as in England, class is more than a state of mind; it's a way of life.Champions and seeded players in first class, top 50 in second, tour gypsies and junior wannabes in third. No exceptions allowed.For more than a decade, PamShriver dressed in first class. She could take afternoon tea with Martina Navratilova and Chris Evert, or look out a window to see the ever-changing summer weather.But Shriver, ranked 34th in the world, is unseeded this year and relegated to second class.
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By Jamison Hensley and Jamison Hensley,Sun reporter | September 4, 2007
While Ravens center Mike Flynn was doing a television interview in the locker room, receiver Derrick Mason decided to have some fun. "Have you heard about what they're doing with Mike Flynn?" Mason shouted only a few feet away from where the camera was pointed at the 10-year veteran. "They're going to move Chris Chester from right guard to center. They're going to put Flynn out to pasture." RAVENS@BENGALS Season opener, Monday, 7 p.m., ESPN, Ch. 13, 1090 AM, 97.9 FM Line: Bengals by 2 1/2
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By JEFF BARKER | October 22, 2008
As you know, Maryland is in the midst of a multiyear renovation at Byrd Stadium that is to include: Tyser Tower, with its 64 suites; adding about 8,000 seats to the west end zone in a later phase, bringing stadium capacity to about 60,000; lowering the field and putting in FieldTurf; and upgrading the locker room. What else needs to be changed/revamped/added to improve the fan experience at Byrd? (For more, go to baltimoresun.com/terpsblog)
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