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     RIDDICK BOWE was on "Tonight" last night.  Asked if he wants
his kids to box when they grow up:  "No, No.  I fight hard now so
they don't have to" (NBC, 6/6).... STEVE YOUNG will be at
Greenwich High School in Greenwich, CT tomorrow to award his
former teacher, TERRY LOWE, with the NFL Teacher of the Year
Award (NFL)....The MONICA SELES-MARTINA NAVRATILOVA exhibition
match for July 29 will be televised by CBS Sports (TAMPA TRIBUNE,
6/7)....Bulls Coach PHIL JACKSON will release his book "Sacred
Hoops: The Spiritual Life of a Hardwood Warrior" in October
(CHICAGO TRIBUNE, 6/7)....ProServ's Senior VP JEFF KNAPPLE is the
focus of AD AGE's "On a Roll" profile.  He created their
corporate department two years ago, and they now have 15 clients
(AD AGE, 6/5 issue)....Agent LEIGH STEINBERG has signed boxer
OSCAR DE LA HOYA as a client (MIAMI HERALD, 6/6)....College star
JERRY STACKHOUSE said he may return to college if he doesn't like
the club that takes him in the upcoming NBA Draft.  Stackhouse,
who has not signed an agent, was asked if any of the "undesirable
situations" rhymed with the word "Clippers," Stackhouse smiled
and said, "Clippers, flippers, something like that" (BOSTON
HERALD, 6/6)....MARIA SHRIVER will interview MAGIC JOHNSON
tonight on a special "Dateline, NBC."  Johnson will speak on his
health and a possible return to the NBA ("Today," NBC, 6/7).
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