NASCAR Hires Brent Dewar As COO John Skipper Sits For Q&A CSN Chicago President Jim Corno Dies Minding My Business With Lon Rosen Executive Transactions Names In The News Marvin Miller Again Falls Short of HOF Vote USA Hockey Extends Ogrean's Contract Espinoza Excelling As Head Of Showtime Sports Executive Transactions
NAMES IN THE NEWS
Published December 4, 1995
MICKEY MONUS, convicted of fraud, was sentenced to nearly 20 years in prison and fined $1 million for embezzling millions from his Phar-Mor chain. Monus was an partner in the Rockies ("Moneyline," CNN, 12/2)....This weekend, Fox ran ads highlighting its SI Sportsman of the Year show. Video was shown of HAKEEM OLAJUWON, CAL RIPKEN, GREG MADDUX and MARIO LEMIEUX (Fox, 12/3)....PELE is reportedly considering running for President of Brazil (WASHINGTON TIMES, 12/3)....DENNIS RODMAN will be featured in PLAYBOY with his girlfriend (Mult., 12/2)....While in Boston recently, WAYNE GRETZKY, five teammates and Kings' President ROGIE VACHON went to see TRAVIS ROY, the paralyzed BU hockey player (Will McDonough, BOSTON GLOBE, 12/2).