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FRANCHISE NOTES: MN ARENA FOOTBALL LEAGUE TEAM HAS NAME
Published November 10, 1995
The Minnesota "Fighting Pike" will be the name of the newest team in the Arena Football League. Pike President Tom Scallen: "This isn't just about high-speed, in-your-face football action, it's about saving an entire generation on Minnesota's game fish from becoming shore lunch" (Fighting Pike)....Celtics Owner Paul Gaston told Boston's WBZ-TV he has not abandoned the idea of suing the Wall Street Journal for its report that cocaine contributed to the death of Reggie Lewis (BOSTON GLOBE, 11/9)....COMSAT Entertainment Group, which owns the Nuggets and Avalanche, has changed its name to Ascent Entertainment Group Inc. (Comsat).