Posts Tagged ‘Season’

Magic fans select seats amid trade rumors

Magic fans are picking seats for the new season, but they are wondering if it’s worth it if Dwight Howard leaves. View full post on Business Stories

Traditional stores making high-tech changes this season

Retailers this holiday season are further meshing the speed and ease of online sales with traditional brick-and-mortar settings. View full post on Business Stories

Reds, slugger Jay Bruce reportedly come to terms on six-year, $51 million pact

AHN Sports Staff Cincinnati, OH, United States (AHN) – The Cincinnati Reds retained the service of Jay Bruce Thursday night, signing the young outfielder to a six-year, $51 million deal with a seventh year option worth $22 million. The 23-year-old Bruce received his biggest paycheck of his young career following an All-Star caliber season with […]

Office holiday party: More companies skip it

Companies are pulling the plug on holiday parties, which are heading into their slowest season since at least the 1980s, according to a survey. View full post on Business Stories

Red Sox Pick Up 2011 Option On Slugger David Ortiz

Jojo Doria – AHN Sports Contributor Boston, MA, United States (AHN) – The Boston Red Sox have decided Thursday to bring back “Big Papi” David Ortiz and keep him off the market by picking up the sluggers’ $12.5 million option for next season. The decision, which came less than 12 hours before Thursday’s midnight deadline, […]

‘Doc’ Is Out: Unfinished Business For Phillies Ace Roy Halladay

Ed Condran – AHN Sports Correspondent Philadelphia, PA, United States (AHN) – When Roy Halladay agreed to be traded by the Toronto Blue Jays to the Philadelphia Phillies last December, his goals were to make an impression with his new team and fans, reach the playoffs for the first time in his storied career and […]

Pistons Guard Will Bynum Likes Team’s Prospects For Season

John Raffel – AHN Sports Correspondent Grand Rapids, MI, United States (AHN) – Will Bynum knows it’s only the preseason, but the 6-foot, third-year guard from Georgia Tech is encouraged with what he’s seen of the Detroit Pistons so far this preseason. Detroit struggled to a 27-55 record last season. They are 2-2 in the […]

Dixon Strolls To 12th NHRA Win Of Season

Edward Lewis – AHN Sports Reporter Mohnton, PA, United States (AHN) – Larry Dixon tallied his 12th Top Fuel victory of the year Sunday when he won in the finals of the Toyo Tires NHRA Nationals at Maple Grove Raceway. Joining Dixon in Victory Lane as class winners were Cruz Pedregon, Dave Connolly and Andrew […]