SBD/28/Sports Industrialists

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  • EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

         Group W Sports Marketing GWSM has developed a sales team for
    the Capital region sports that handles the Bullets, Capitals, and
    Orioles TV Network.  RUDY TAYLOR has been promoted to Dir/Sports
    Sales, and DANA SCOTT FITZGERALD has been named Manager/Sports
    Sales (GWSM)....Shareholder of Republic Waste Industries will
    vote on a plan to make WAYNE HUIZENGA Chair and move the company
    to FL.  The vote, which is expected to pass, will merge the
    company with a waste-management firm owned by Huizenga's brother-
    in-law, WHIT HUDSON (FT. LAUDERDALE SUN SENTINEL, 7/28).
    

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  • NAMES IN THE NEWS

         "Entertainment Tonight" reported Fox studio analyst and
    former Raider HOWIE LONG has impressed the director of his
    current film project "Broken Arrow" so much, the script has been
    changed to keep Long's character from dying ("ET,"
    7/27)....MICHAEL JORDAN starts shooting "Space Jam" on Tuesday
    and "Entertainment Tonight" took a behind-the-scenes look at his
    new commercial for Hanes ("Entertainment Tonight,"
    7/27)....ARANTXA SANCHEZ VICARIO joined Jay Leno on the "Tonight
    Show."  On the return of Monica Seles, "I think it is good.  It
    will make more competition" (NBC, 7/27)....DAN RATHER will
    reportedly host the televised closing ceremonies of the Boston
    Garden in September (BOSTON HERALD, 7/28)....Saints Owner TOM
    BENSON has withdrawn franchise applications for the NBA and AHL,
    citing a desire to focus on the Saints (New Orleans TIMES-
    PICAYUNE, 7/23).
    

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