NASCAR Hires Brent Dewar As COO John Skipper Sits For Q&A CSN Chicago President Jim Corno Dies Minding My Business With Lon Rosen Executive Transactions Names In The News Marvin Miller Again Falls Short of HOF Vote USA Hockey Extends Ogrean's Contract Espinoza Excelling As Head Of Showtime Sports Executive Transactions
NAMES IN THE NEWS
Published October 15, 1997
On last night's "SportsCenter," ESPN's Rich Eisen: "ESPN anchor GARY MILLER pleaded not guilty to three misdemeanor charges today in Cleveland municipal court. Miller was arrested Saturday morning on charges of indecency, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. Contrary to earlier reports, police found no evidence of drugs in Miller's possession and say no further charges will be filed" (ESPN, 10/14)....NY-based Stars & Strategies Founder SUE RODIN, who represents women athletes, is featured in CRAIN'S N.Y. BUSINESS. Rodin says the public "is ready, and the big companies are beginning to come around" to the advertising potential of female athletes (CRAIN'S N.Y. BUSINESS, 10/19 issue)....The Mighty Ducks' TEEMU SELANNE is aiming for an appearance on his favorite show, "Baywatch." Team officials are trying to help him land a small role (USA TODAY, 10/15). ...ABL Blizzard GM PAM BATALIS was the cover story in the HARTFORD COURANT's Business section. For Batalis, "there are lots of hours, lots of getting the word out, a myriad of details, [and] constant decision making" (HARTFORD COURANT, 10/14).