SBD/4/Sports Industrialists

NAMES IN THE NEWS

     PETER ENGLEHART has been named VP of Programming, Production
and Ops at The Outdoor Life Channel.  He was formerly Dir of
Program Planning at ESPN (ELECTRONIC MEDIA, 4/3 issue)....Walt
Disney Co. is reportedly ready to name STEPHEN BOLLENBACH as CFO.
Bollenbach is President and CEO of Host Marriott Corp. (WALL
STREET JOURNAL, 4/4)....Raycom, has announced that BURT ROSEN has
been named Manager of West Coast Sales and will over see the
company's efforts from it's new L.A. office.  Also added is MARC
ZALINSKY as Sales and Marketing Account Rep. in New York
(Raycom)....BO JACKSON announced his retirement from basbeall
(USA TODAY, 4/4)....Arkansas Coach NOLAN RICHARDSON has been
named the recipient of the Coors Light/USBWA Most Courageous
Award winner (Coors).  Richardson denied rumors he was headed to
the Raptors ("SportsCenter," 4/3)...The Bullets, in an effort to
push rookie JUWAN HOWARD for Rookie-of-the-Year, have a video of
the MCLAUGHLIN GROUP, with JOHN MCLAUGHLIN, CLARENCE PAGE,
ELEANOR CLIFT, FRED BARNES, and CHRIS MATTHEWS talking up Juwan
(THE DAILY)....DAVID LETTERMAN on MIKE TYSON sticking with DON
KING as his promoter: "Well, so much for prison rehabilitating
people" ("Late Show," CBS, 4/3)....PRESIDENT CLINTON was
interviewed at halftime of last night's game.  Clinton on the
close games with Arkansas: "Basketball is exciting enough on its
own, but they give us a little extra every game."  Clinton
mentioned the movie "Hoop Dreams" -- an "inspiration" to young
people all across the country.  He also said he hoped to throw
out the first pitch on Opening Day for baseball (CBS, 4/3).
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