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Ex-WPS team owner Borislow dies at age 52

Ex-WPS team owner Borislow dies at age 52

Jeff Kassouf July 22, 2014 58

Dan Borislow, an American entrepreneur and former owner of the magicJack team that played in Women’s Professional Soccer (WPS) in 2011, died of a heart attack on Monday at age 52. His death was

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ESPN The Magazine profiles Dan Borislow’s past, present and future

ESPN The Magazine profiles Dan Borislow’s past, present and future

Jeff Kassouf September 6, 2012 4

He’s baaaaaack. Well, perhaps he never really left, from what we are finding out. ESPN The Magazine’s “The Franchise Issue” (each issue is a theme) hit homes on Wednesday talking about best, worst and

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WPS, magicJack, settle on semi-return

WPS, magicJack, settle on semi-return

Jeff Kassouf January 19, 2012 23

The saga continues. On Wednesday, magicJack owner Dan Borislow agreed to drop hist lawsuit seeking a temporary injunction to reinstate the team into Women’s Professional Soccer. You didn’t think it was that simple, did

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WPS still seeking 2012 sanctioning

WPS still seeking 2012 sanctioning

Jeff Kassouf November 22, 2011 12

Just when you think things are looking up, reality smacks you in the face. Perhaps the proximity of the few journalists who regularly cover Women’s Professional Soccer skews our perception, but it seems like

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Mike Lyons: I left magicJack on my own terms

Mike Lyons: I left magicJack on my own terms

Jeff Kassouf November 7, 2011 5

Mike Lyons, former magicJack and Sky Blue FC coach, recently shed some light on his experience with magicJack in Boca Raton, Fla. Lyons, who helped guide Sky Blue FC to the 2009 WPS title

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WPS, magicJack break-up a potential growing point

WPS, magicJack break-up a potential growing point

Jeff Kassouf October 28, 2011 10

And so it ends. We think, anyway. The 11-month blind date of a romance concluded on Tuesday when the WPS Board of Governors voted to terminate the magicJack franchise. The termination should serve as

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WPS terminates magicJack franchise

WPS terminates magicJack franchise

Jeff Kassouf October 27, 2011 9

One of sport’s most publicly turbulent relationships has ended. Women’s Professional Soccer announced on Thursday that the league’s board of governors voted on Tuesday to terminate the magicJack franchise. The news comes just one

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Kai, Rodriguez lift Philly to second-straight final

Kai, Rodriguez lift Philly to second-straight final

Jeff Kassouf August 21, 2011 7

Tasha Kai and Amy Rodriguez both scored in the second half of Saturday’s WPS Super Semifinal at PPL Park to give the Philadelphia Independence a 2-0 victory over magicJack. Philadelphia now advances to Satuday’s

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Philadelphia Independence 1-2 magicJack: Audio and Video

Philadelphia Independence 1-2 magicJack: Audio and Video

Jess Fainberg August 15, 2011 5

Lisa De Vanna scored twice on Sunday to help magicJack top the Philadelphia Independence 2-1 at FAU Soccer Stadium. De Vanna’s 10th and 68th minute goals were enough to lift the home side over

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Flash on verge of hosting final after 2-1 win over magicJack

Flash on verge of hosting final after 2-1 win over magicJack

Jess Fainberg August 11, 2011 5

On a night full of screaming fans and some of the world’s best women soccer players on one pitch together, the Western New York Flash inched closer to securing first place in WPS and

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