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Gonzaga-Alabama tip time set for 5 p.m. in Seattle

Oct. 4—Gonzaga's showdown against Alabama at the Battle in Seattle will tip off at 5 p.m. on Dec. 4, GU announced Monday. The contest will be televised on ESPN2. The Zags, a strong candidate for the No. 1 ranking in the AP preseason poll, and the Crimson Tide, on the rise under third-year coach Nate…

Seattle Kraken

Release the Kraken

The NHL returns on Tuesday with a full schedule to be played for the first time in three years as well as a new team, the Seattle Kraken. (Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports) I need to read more from this story

Seattle Kraken

Sportico Transactions: Moves and Mergers Roundup for Oct. 8

Welcome to Sportico’s Transactions wire, a weekly rundown of personnel, partnerships and purchases across the sports business industry. Personnel National Research Group Hires Former NBA Exec Jay Kaufman National Research Group announced that Jay Kaufman, a longtime senior NBA executive, has been appointed Executive Vice President, Head of Sports. Kaufman will lead the company’s sports…