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PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOL PITCH COUNTS TO GO INTO EFFECT THIS SEASON

Kallas Remarks by Steve Kallas – In July 2016, the National Federation of State High School Associations (“NFHS”) announced that, beginning with the 2017 spring baseball season, each state member would have to institute a pitch count rule for high school … Continue reading

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NEW YORK (FOX 5 NEWS) – Daily fantasy sports could be coming back to New York soon

By: MAC KING POSTED: JUN 08 2016 10:39PM EDT UPDATED: JUN 09 2016 07:35AM EDT NEW YORK (FOX 5 NEWS) – Daily fantasy sports could be coming back to New York soon. “Oh, it’s always been about the money. I mean, come … Continue reading

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LATEST COMMISSIONER IGNORES BART GIAMATTI’S PETE ROSE DIRECTIVE

Kallas Remarks by Steve Kallas – Last week, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred gave ESPN an interview on his thought process behind his denial of Pete Rose’s request to be removed from the permanently ineligible list. Certainly, with a … Continue reading

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2015 SHOULD BE THE YEAR FOR PETE ROSE – HALL OF FAMER

Kallas Remarks by Steve Kallas  – Last week, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred stated that, with respect to a decision on Pete Rose’s application for reinstatement, “The end of the year is my deadline.”  He went on to say, “I’m … Continue reading

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NBA COMMISSSIONER ADAM SILVER HELPS THE CAUSE FOR LEGAL SPORTS BETTING IN NEW JERSEY

Kallas Remarks by Steve Kallas – Much has been made of NBA commissioner Adam Silver’s recent New York Times op-ed piece on legalizing sports betting.  While Mr. Silver tries to distinguish New Jersey’s attempt (something he still, apparently, opposes) by calling … Continue reading

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WHERE’S THE IRREPARABLE HARM? IN THE SPORTS BETTING CASE, NEW JERSEY’S COLOSSAL BLUNDER

Kallas Remarks by Steve Kallas – While much can and will be written on New Jersey’s recent attempt to allow sports betting at Monmouth Park, there are two fascinating things to look at in the specifics of the present case (a … Continue reading

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TROUBLE IN SAYREVILLE

Kallas Remarks by Steve Kallas -By now you probably know that seven members of the Sayreville High School varsity football team have been arrested and charged with serious crimes in the alleged sexual assaults of at least four freshman football … Continue reading

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