NBC Generally Praised For NASCAR Coverage Turner Sports Reinstates Greg Anthony LeBron Praised For Role In Apatow's "Trainwreck" NBA Free Agency Begins With Money Flying Expectations High For NASCAR On NBC NBC Lands New Advertisers For Race Coverage Steph Curry Tops In NBA Jersey Sales Costas To Apologize To Cubs Pitcher Iguodala Settling In To Role With Twice CAA Sports Reps First Two NBA Draft Picks
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Published January 24, 1995
For the 3rd annual Nestle Baby Ruth Shootaround at the NBA All-Star weekend, the NBA has invited Jeff Hornacek, Chuck Person, Wesley Person and John Starks to participate (NBA)....Fluor Daniel confirmed that it has been selected by the SC-based developer, ScheerSports, to serve as construction manager for a sports and entertainment arena to be built in Greenville, SC. Groundbreaking for the 17,000-seat facility is scheduled for this spring (Fluor Corp.).... Seattle has been selected to host two gymnastics events --the '95 McDonald's American Cup and the Int'l Mixed Pairs competition. Both will be televised on NBC and held in the Seattle Center Arena March 2-5 (SEATTLE POST-INTELLIGENCER, 1/24)....Comsat, parent of the Nuggets, said yesterday it will invest $147M in a new venture that will offer worldwide mobile telephone service (Baltimore SUN, 1/24).