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Published October 11, 1994
The Sharks became the 4th NHL franchise to broadcast its games in Spanish. KLOK-AM, a Spanish-language radio station will broadcast all home games (THE DAILY).... Paramount is expected to buy WSBK-TV (Channel 38) in Boston, a satellite super-station. But Jim Baker asks, "How can a fifth network grow on a Bruins-Red Sox-Celtics station?" (BOSTON HERALD, 10/11)....Michele Tafoya joins CBS Sports as a reporter and host for CBS' "Eye on Sports" series and college basketball....Prime will kickoff its second season of Avis Arizona Fall Baseball League coverage. It is offering its cable affiliates six regular season games, including three that will include Michael Jordan's Scotsdale Scorpions (THE DAILY)....Raycom plans to pitch a '96 national college football package that would be composed of the various regional conferences for which the syndicator sells the ad time (INSIDE MEDIA, 10/5-18 issue)....CNN's Jan Hopkins reported CBS stock climbed to 336 1/4, "the stock is now up almost 50 points since the beginning of the year. A big factor behind the gains: speculation a change of ownership is in the works" ("Moneyline," CNN, 10/10).