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  1. 2013 US Open -- Maria Sharapova nixes Sugarpova name change

    Darren Rovell

    After what her agent calls serious consideration, Maria Sharapova has decided not to change her name to Sugarpova for the US Open next week.

    Story | Conversation | August 20, 2013
  2. So far, both L.A. teams are winning

    Darren Rovell

    The Angels' name change has elevated the level of the rivalry with the Dodgers and its fans to absurd proportions.

    Story | Conversation | May 20, 2005
  3. U.S. Patent Office cancels Washington Redskins trademark

    Darren Rovell

    The U.S. Patent Office has ruled the Washington Redskins nickname is "disparaging of Native Americans" and that the team's federal trademarks for the name must be canceled.

    Story | Conversation | June 18, 2014
  4. Senators puts pressure on Washington Redskins, NFL

    Darren Rovell

    A letter signed by 50 U.S. senators urging the league to change the Washington Redskins name was sent on Thursday to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell.

    Story | Conversation | May 22, 2014
  5. Your Name 400: NASCAR to name race after fan

    Darren Rovell

    NASCAR races have been sponsored by companies that make popcorn, sandwiches and soft drinks, but never before have they been sponsored by fans. That will change next year as one lucky fan will have his or her name on the Nextel Cup Series race next year.

    Story | Conversation | May 04, 2006
  6. Auction house confident of ball's authenticity

    Darren Rovell

    Almost a month after Steve Bartman became a household name across the country, the famous ball that he deflected finally has emerged. And the much-maligned Chicago Cubs fan doesn't even get to pocket the change once it's auctioned off.

    Story | Conversation | November 11, 2003
  7. Signs of change ahead for Astros' stadium name

    Darren Rovell

    As the final Enron signs are removed, the Astros are talking with other companies about naming rights.

    Story | Conversation | March 26, 2002