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Coach’s Challenge Among New Rules In NBA D-League

The NBA Development League is giving coaches the chance to challenge calls but effectively taking away their ability to use the so-called ‘Hack-a-Shaq’ system of intentional fouling.

11/05/2014

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NHL Rules Changes Crack Down On Diving

Repeat offenders for diving and their coaches will face increasingly steeper fines as part of a series of rule changes announced by the NHL.

09/11/2014

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Harvick Crew Chief Fined $25K For NASCAR Rule Violation

NASCAR fined Kevin Harvick’s crew chief $25,000 for unapproved weight in his No. 4 Chevrolet at the Sprint Cup race at Watkins Glen International.

08/13/2014

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FCC Chief Supports Repeal Of NFL TV Blackout Rules

The commissioner of the Federal Communications Commission says it’s time to repeal NFL television blackout rules.

08/12/2014

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NCAA Board Hands 5 Biggest Conferences More Power

The NCAA board of directors has overwhelmingly approved a sweeping package plan that will give the five biggest conferences the ability to create their some of their own rules.

08/07/2014

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Top 5 Reasons Why World Cup Rules Make My Brain Hurt

At least the world cup has helped me with one thing. I now understand why my wife has such a battle with the remote

07/02/2014

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MLB Clarifies Possession On Double Play Forceouts

In the first season of expanded instant replay, when infielders have possession while trying to turn double plays has become controversial.

04/25/2014

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NBA To Consider Giving Refs More Replay Rights

For now, the rules are clear about what referees can look at. But Commissioner Adam Silver says the league will ‘inevitably’ reach a point where they can do more.

04/25/2014

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New Rules For Texas Bingo Halls On Hold

The Lottery Commission has delayed making a decision about the use of video confirmation of pull-tab tickets – which critics say would open the door to slot machines in Texas.

04/17/2014

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US Appeals Court Upholds New Texas Abortion Rules

A federal appeals court has upheld new abortion restrictions that shuttered many of the abortions clinics in Texas.

03/27/2014

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1st Look With Expanded MLB Replay: The Call Stands

The first review under Major League Baseball’s expanded replay system has taken place and after a further look that took 2 1/2 minutes, the call stood.

03/03/2014

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MLB Officially Enacts Home Plate Collision Rule

Back during the Winter Meetings, Major League Baseball announced its intention to enact new rules regarding collisions at home plate, but the proposal still needed to be approved by the players and umpires. Monday, MLB […]

02/24/2014

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