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NAMES IN THE NEWS
Published December 1, 1997
Sportscaster TIM RYAN will host the LEE RYAN CUP, a tennis event honoring his wife, LEE, who has been diagnosed with Alzheimer's and is living in a facility in CA. The exhibition, featuring JOHN MCENROE and JIM COURIER, will be held December 13 at the Bank of America Center in Boise, ID. Proceeds will be split by the National Alzheimer's Association and a Boise chapter of the association (N.Y. TIMES, 11/29)....PETER JACOBSEN, on TIGER WOODS: "Humanize Tiger. ... The best thing for Tiger is to be an approachable superstar. If I were going to give advice to IMG, the next step is to develop the other side of being an idol. Right now people don't connect with Tiger. ... People know more about FLUFF COWAN than Tiger" (L.A. TIMES, 11/29).