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Sounders among Sports Business nominees ... along with two teams unpopular in Northwest

This news in this morning from SportsBusiness Journal and SportsBusiness Daily:

Professional teams from MLB, MLS, the NBA and NFL have been selected as nominees in the Sports Team of the Year category for the 2013 Sports Business Awards, presented by Street & Smith’s SportsBusiness Journal and SportsBusiness Daily.

Sports Team of the Year NomineesOklahoma City ThunderSan Francisco 49ersSeattle Sounders Washington Nationals

The Sports Business Awards recognize excellence and outstanding achievement in the business of sports for the period from March 1, 2012 through February 28, 2013. Sports teams in the major and minor leagues and U.S. national teams, in leagues whose central offices are located in North America, were eligible.

Winners will be announced at an awards ceremony that will be held Wednesday, May 22, at the New York Marriott Marquis at Times Square. Please click on the link below for the nominees in all 15 categories.

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