Sorenstam Transition To Brand Ambassador Finebaum Signs With ESPN, SEC Network NBA Kings Owners To Buy Arena Site Leiweke Seeks To Make Raptors Canada's Team Audience For NBA Conf. Semis Down ESPN Layoffs Reportedly In "Low Hundreds" Colangelo Staying With Raptors, Loses GM Title ESPN Has First Mass Layoffs In Years NBPA Meets With NHL, MLB Union Heads "30 For 30" To Feature Pistons' Bad Boys
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Published July 6, 1995
The NBA's Jam Session has been in New Haven, CT, for the past week during the Special Olympics. The Jam Session, presented by Dollar Rent A Car, will run through Saturday with Rebecca Lobo, Charles Smith, and Nate Archibald scheduled to appear (NBA)....PepsiCo has introduced 7Up Plus Orange in Germany. Pepsi did not say if it will introduce the brand in other markets (AD AGE ONLINE, 7/6)....The Sports Foundation of Pinellas County, FL, is profiled by the TAMPA TRIBUNE. Mike Davenport and Bill Johnson led the movement to create a sports commission to bring events to the area. Among the events they have secured: 1999 Final Four, NBA exhibition games this fall, and an LPGA Tour event (Tom Jones, TAMPA TRIBUNE, 7/6)...World Sports and Marketing of Orlando is participating in the ESPN "Extreme Games" and was in charge of producing four of the nine events (World Sports and Marketing)....Chevy First Team Dealers will present the Justin World Bull Riding Championship from August 18-20 at The Summit in Houston (Summit).