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FRANCHISE NOTES: JETS NOT LIKELY IN NASHVILLE

     Nashville's Gaylord Entertainment says it has not heard from
Richard Burke's ownership group about moving the Jets to
Nashville, according to Jeff Legwold in the TENNESSEAN.  Gaylord
spokesperson Allan Hall: "For our part we are still very
interested in bringing any NHL or NBA team here.  However, we
have not heard from [Burke's] group.  Not a word" (Nashville
TENNESSEAN, 11/4)....The Devil Rays held their FanFest at the
Thunderdome Sunday giving fans a chance to see the stadium set up
for baseball (Bill Chastain, TAMPA TRIBUNE, 11/6)....Four more of
former Kings Owner Bruce McNall's business associates have been
federally indicted, including McNall Sports and Entertainment CFO
Suzan Waks, who has entered a guilty plea on charges of bank
fraud, conspiracy and tax evasion (Lisa Dillman, L.A. TIMES,
11/3).
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