MINNESOTA SPORTS OWNERS IN THE NEWS: TAYLOR GIVES BACK
Published October 14, 1997
In a deal completed seven months ago, Twins Owner CARL POHLAD and Northwest Airlines bought MN-based Champion Air, the air service provider for the Twins, Timberwolves, Jazz, Bruins and other sports teams. Pohlad now owns 60% of Champion (Minneapolis STAR TRIBUNE, 10/13)....T-Wolves Owner GLEN TAYLOR will give a "record" $8M to his alma mater, MN- based Mankato State Univ. (Minneapolis STAR-TRIBUNE, 10/14).