Raptors Offer Peek At New Logo, Brand Identity Crew Still Seeking Financial Viability Dolphins' Ross Opting For Team Continuity NHLers Cautious To Avoid Contracting Mumps Q&A With Blackhawks Chair Rocky Wirtz Angels, Red Sox Eliminate Pension Plans Sabres Impressed With HarborCenter Facility AHL OKC Barons To Cease Operations MLB Franchise Notes Cavs Happy With Ticket Lottery Process
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).