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Published April 25, 1995
CBS is changing the name of "Eye on Sports" to "The CBS Sports Show" (N.Y. TIMES, 4/25)....HBO Sports President Seth Abraham said despite George Foreman's controversial decision over Axel Schulz, they have experienced "no drop-off in our interest in George." In fact, expect Foreman to fight again July 22 from Germany with Schulz featured in a separate bout (Richard Sandomir, N.Y. TIMES, 4/25). Tonight's USA Network boxing coverage will feature a 900 number for opinions on Foreman-Schulz (USA TODAY, 4/25)....In Philadelphia, Mike Bruton notes that the "NHL on Fox" is getting a "tremendous response" in St. Louis, Detroit and Philadelphia (PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, 4/25)....Wayne Huizenga and Liberty Sports have invested in the Classic Sports Network, the cable service debuts on May 6 (N.Y. TIMES, 4/25).