Comcast To Buy Snider's Stake In Flyers Dolphins Aiming To Host NFL Draft? Atlanta United To Be "Bold" In MLS Mark Davis Not Pleased By Adelson's Comments Pacers Plan Decade Celebrations For 50th Anniversary Franchise Notes Blue Jays Fans Invade Safeco Field Orioles Continue To Have Attendance Issues Cubs' Epstein Attempting To Break Another Curse Las Vegas NHL Team Sells 16,000 Season Tickets
FRANCHISE NOTES: ROADRUNNERS WILL STAY IN PHOENIX
Published December 15, 1995
The IHL Roadrunners plan to stay in Phoenix despite the pending arrival of an NHL team. Roadrunner GM Adam Keller: "As in Chicago, Detroit and Los Angeles, where IHL teams compete with the NHL, we also pay attention to a different niche of fans" (AP/DESERET NEWS, 12/15)....The Mariners and Spring Training Tours have already sold over 620 packages for spring training games during the month of March. The previous record was 275 packages in '93 (Mariners)....In a poll of 704 Seattle residents conducted by the SEATTLE TIMES, 617 did not favor helping the Seahawks with taxes or a new lease, while 87 did (SEATTLE TIMES, 12/13).