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NAMES IN THE NEWS
Published March 3, 1997
The N.Y. DAILY NEWS' Mitch Lawrence reports that if former Mavs' Exec KEITH GRANT doesn't return to Dallas, he will be the "prime candidate" to succeed MARTY BLAKE as the NBA's "superscout" (N.Y. DAILY NEWS, 3/2)....BILLY CRYSTAL was at Saturday's Warriors-Bullets game to talk to the Bullets' GHEORGHE MURESAN, who will co-star in Crystal's next film, "My Giant." Crystal said he was impressed with Muresan's performance in a Snickers commercial. Crystal: "Chicks dig him" (WASHINGTON POST, 3/2)....Muller Sports Group Founder ROBERTO MULLER, born in Uruguay, is the subject of a N.Y. POST series that looks at the "inspiring stories" of people who have come to America and succeeded (N.Y. POST, 3/2)....DIEGO MARADONA plans to develop an international chain of cafe/restaurants called the Maradona Cafe (FINANCIAL TIMES, 3/3).