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NAMES IN THE NEWS
Published September 12, 1995
DALE EARNHARDT was on the "Tonight Show" last night. Asked whether racing is scary: "It's no more dangerous than acting. I mean, you can catch on fire doing a Pepsi commercial" (NBC, 9/11)....RED AUERBACH will be the second inductee of Northeastern University's Sport in Society Hall of Fame (USA TODAY, 9/12)....Bucs Hall of Famer LEE ROY SELMON was given the key to the city in ceremonies yesterday (TAMPA TRIBUNE, 9/12)....."Hoop Dreams" film makers STEVE JAMES and PETER GILBERT will be featured speakers at the upcoming Portland Creative Conference. The event is sponsored by Nike and Wieden & Kennedy (Brownstone Films).