Published September 6, 1996
The WNBA named RENEE BROWN as Dir of Player Personnel and KELLY KRAUSKOPF and Dir of Basketball Operations (NBA). ...The Nets have hired DAVID PENDERGRAFT as their Dir of Player Personnel. He spent last season as a scout for the Grizzlies (Nets)....Olympic boxer ZAHIR RAHEEM has signed a five-year promotional contract with Las Vegas-based Top Rank, Inc. The decision was "unexpected," because Raheem had been receiving financial support from Totowa, NJ-based Main Events Inc. (PHILADELPHIA DAILY NEWS, 9/6).