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NAMES IN THE NEWS
Published February 22, 1995
After creating a "furor" last week by telling "Late Show" host DAVID LETTERMAN he would like to play for the Bullets if his father, ex-NFL star CALVIN HILL, bought the team, GRANT HILL says that he's "out of the talk show scene ... for a while." As for the Bullets, Grant says his father is not in the market (WASHINGTON TIMES, 2/21)....Former Piston and current Detroit entrepreneur DAVE BING is featured as "1994 Newsmaker of the Year," in the current issue of CRAIN'S DETROIT BUSINESS. A new health club with an emphasis on basketball, owned by Piston JOE DUMARS, is also featured (CRAIN'S DETROIT BUSINESS, 2/13-19). Dumars' club, the "Joe Dumars Fieldhouse" was also featured on "CBS This Morning." Dumars says this is part of his goal to someday own a pro franchise (CBS, 2/22)....Former Red Sox great SAM MALONE made a guest appearance on "Frasier" last night. Frasier to Malone: "You are not in Seattle because of the Mariners." Malone: "No ballplayer is in Seattle because of the Mariners" (NBC, 2/21).