Green Sports' Hershkowitz Resigns As President Excel Sports Reps Six First-Round Picks NBA Draft Overnight Lowest Since '12 76ers Excited For Ben Simmons NESN Hosting Baseball Tourney For Kids NBA Draftees Show Off Fashion Choices NBA Finals Generated $164.4M In TV Ad Revenue Greg Norman Seeking $55M For Colorado Ranch Weekend Plans: Turnkey Sports' Len Perna Executive Transactions
NAMES IN THE NEWS
Published July 28, 1995
"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the televised closing ceremonies of the Boston Garden in September (BOSTON HERALD, 7/28)....Saints Owner TOM BENSON has withdrawn franchise applications for the NBA and AHL, citing a desire to focus on the Saints (New Orleans TIMES- PICAYUNE, 7/23).