Phillies' MacPhail To Observe For First Few Months NYC FC's Geography Paying Dividends Could 31-Year-Old Become Face Of Titans? Franchise Notes WNBA Challenged To Draw Wider Audience McDavid Offers Oilers Hope For Turnaround Sabres Fans Celebrate Drafting Jack Eichel Coyotes Unveil First New Unis In 12 Years Ressler Will Have Final Say For Hawks Knicks Rebuild Begins With Porzingis Pick
Published September 23, 1997
Pacers President Donnie Walsh, on landing a WNBA team: "I am confident we'll be a viable candidate [for expansion] when the new arena is complete" (INDIANAPOLIS STAR-NEWS, 9/23)....The Nets will hold their '97 training camp in Atlantic City (Bergen RECORD, 9/18)....In Toronto, Gary Picknell wrote the Bills, who estimate that as much as 10% of their fans are from southern Ontario, are "concerned about the possibility of a new U.S. law" which would require Canadians to fill out visas and exit and entry forms before crossing the border. The law could go into effect next September (TORONTO SUN, 9/21).