Published January 25, 1995
DAN PATIN has been promoted to Dir of Production for SportsCom West, a new division of Prime Sports created to handle West Coast production for the network's parent company, Liberty Sports....Home Team Sports has named TED EWANCIW as its Communications Manager (GOULD MEDIA, 1/24). ....ROGER NEWTON has been named Exec Dir of the Palladium Arena in Ottawa. The facility is expected to open in January, 1996 (TORONTO STAR, 1/25)....The Portland Pride of the CISL have named RANDY NORDLOFF as their GM. Nordloff had been director of athletics at Portland State University (Pride)....JOHN WALKER, who had been in charge of player agent certification for the NFLPA, was dismissed this week for "gross misuse of funds totaling between $80,000 and $100,000" (N.Y. TIMES, 1/25).