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NAMES IN THE NEWS
Published December 2, 1996
In an excerpt from RICK TELANDER'S new book, "In the Year of the Bull," a book about the '95-96 Bulls championship, Telander quotes Pistons Coach DOUG COLLINS on PHIL JACKSON: "All that flower-power, Zen-love, peace-and- love crap. You know why he wins? Because he's got the best team! He's got the best player! Michael Jordan. Michael Jordan. Let's see him take that stuff and try to win with Minnesota or the Clippers. Let him coach [Isaiah] Rider or [Christian] Laettner and see how far he goes!" (CHICAGO SUN TIMES, 11/27)....MARIO ANDRETTI, part owner of the Andretti Wine Group, recently bought a bankrupt 53-acre vineyard and winery in Napa County. Andretti: "There's a lot of romance to this business" (S.F. CHRONICLE, 11/29).