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Published November 10, 1997
Through eight games on Fox Sports Arizona, the Coyotes have averaged a 2.0 cable rating in the Phoenix area, an increase of 220% from last season's 0.9 rating during the same period (ARIZONA REPUBLIC, 11/9)....MSNBC's Keith Olbermann will host "SI's Year in Sports '97," a one-hour special produced by SITV and scheduled to air December 27 on NBC. Toyota is the program's presenting sponsor (SI)....In N.Y., Michael Shain wrote that a book by Martina Hingis, co- written by Swiss sports editor Mario Vidmer, will be "submitted to publishers soon" (N.Y. POST, 11/9).