SBD/3/Sports Industrialists

NAMES IN THE NEWS

     Eagles' team physician JOSEPH TORG has left the UPenn
Hospital and taken his "multimillion-dollar" practice to
Hahnemann University Hospital (Tim Panaccio, PHILADELPHIA
INQUIRER, 12/30)....Browns LB CARL BANKS is reportedly close to
signing a deal with BET-TV to manufacture a line of logo
merchandise (N.Y. DAILY NEWS, 1/2)....Will McDonough named 49ers
President CARMEN POLICY as his NFL Executive of the Year for his
ability to work with and around the NFL's salary cap (BOSTON
GLOBE, 12/25)....Nordiques President/part owner MARCEL AUBUT has
given up three corporate board positions is order to give his
full attention to the team and the NHL labor situation (AP/Mult.,
12/24)....USA Baseball named SCOTT CARNAHAN Business Manager for
the '95 summer tour (USA Baseball)....N.Y. Jets GM DICK
STEINBERG, in his first public appearance since learning he has
stomach cancer, said the cancer is very treatable and that he
hopes to stay on as GM.  Steinberg said he is planning to cut
back on his workload but will remain involved in the day-to-day
operations.  Before the cancer diagnosis, Steinberg's job was
thought to be jeopardy, but now Jets Owner LEON HESS is believed
to be leaning toward retaining Steinberg (N.Y. NEWSDAY,
12/26)....One possible investor for Norman Green's Dallas Stars,
former Cowboys quarterback ROGER STAUBACH (HARTFORD COURANT,
1/3).
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