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NAMES IN THE NEWS
Published June 30, 1995
IMG's BARRY FRANK "is considered to be the front-runner to become baseball's TV negotiator" (USA TODAY, 6/30).... Sports stars who have "been knocked from a very high pedestal" were examined on "Entertainment Tonight." Included: PETE ROSE, DARRYL STRAWBERRY, and MIKE TYSON ("ET," 6/29)....49ers Owner EDWARD DEBARTOLO has agreed to sell two LA riverboat casinos for $125M (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 6/30)....Blues Coach/GM MIKE KEENAN will remain in St. Louis. Keenan: "I would like, if I possibly could, to end my career here as a Blue." KEITH OLBERMANN called it the "hockey equivalent, of LARRY BROWN buying a home with cash" ("SportsCenter," ESPN, 6/29).