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Tim Murray

Tim Murray About NHL general manager who took over as GM of the Buffalo Sabres in 2014 after Darcy Regier was fired. He’d previously served as the Ottawa Senators assistant GM and head GM of their AHL affiliate Binghamton Senators. Other Informations He started his NHL management career in 1993 as a scout for the …

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Vince McMahon

Vince McMahon About Wrestling promoter, announcer, actor, and wrestler who co-founded World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. Other Informations He graduated from military school and received a degree in business from East Carolina University. He has had victories over former WWE champions such as Dwayne ‘The Rock’Johnson, Shawn Michaels and The Undertaker. He married Linda McMahon, with whom he ran the WWE, …

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John Mara

John Mara About Sport’s executive took over as the CEO and President of the New York Giants in 2005. Other Informations He earned a degree in marketing from Boston College in 1976. He won his second Super Bowl title as the CEO of the Giants in 2012. He and his wife Denise Mara have five …

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Rob Pelinka

Rob Pelinka About NBA executive who was hired as the general manager of the Los Angeles Lakers in 2017. He was previously a highly successful NBA agent who represented big name players like Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant and Andre Drummond. Other Informations He was a star basketball player Lake Forest High School in Illinois before attending the University of Michigan, where he …

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Malcolm Glazer

Malcolm Glazer About Businessman who was the owner of the Premier League’s prestigious club Manchester United and the NFL’s Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He was also the President of First Allied Corporation. Other Informations He began running his family’s watch company when he was fifteen years old, after his father died. His net worth at the …

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Omar Khan

Omar Khan About NFL administrator best known as the Director of Football Administration for the Pittsburgh Steelers. The team has made multiple Super Bowl appearances since appointing him as an administrator in 2001. Other Informations He grew up in New Orleans and earned a degree in Sports Management from Tulane University. He has successfully worked …

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Lamar Hunt

Lamar Hunt About American sports executive who was partly responsible for the founding of the American Football League, Major League Soccer and World Championship Tennis. He is a Hall of Famer in all three sports and is the namesake of the NFL’s Lamar Hunt Trophy, given to the winner of the American Football Conference each …

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Joe Deguardia

Joe Deguardia About Boxing promoter who has promoted fighters such as Lou De Valle and Antonio Tarver through his professional boxing promotional company Star Boxing. Other Informations He worked for the District Attorney’s Office and later established his own law firm. He worked as a manager when he first became associated with boxing before switching …

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Marty Blake

Marty Blake About Late sports executive who is best known as the general manager of the Atlanta Hawks from 1954 to 1970 and NBA Director of Scouting. Other Informations He fought as an amateur boxer after fighting for the U.S. Army in World War II. He earned the prestigious Basketball Hall of Fame Bunn Lifetime …

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Kevin White

Kevin White About NCAA athletic director who held the position at many schools, including Notre Dame and Duke. Other Informations He graduated from St. Joseph’s College, and quickly became a college track and field coach, landing jobs at Central Michigan and Southeast Missouri State, before segueing into being an athletic director. While at Notre Dame, …

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Molly Fletcher

Molly Fletcher About One of the few women to work in the sports management industry, this Major League Baseball, National Football League, National Collegiate Athletic Association, and Professional Golfers’ Association agent represented such star athletes and coaches as Matt Kuchar, Tom Izzo, and Joe Theismann. Other Informations While attending Michigan State University in the early …

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Rocky Wirtz

Rocky Wirtz About Businessman best known as the owner of the NHL’s Chicago Blackhawks. He is also the President of the family-owned Wirtz Corporation and previously ran the liquor distribution company Judge & Dolph, Ltd. Other Informations He graduated from Northwestern University in 1975. He took over the Blackhawks following his father’s death in 2007. …