Marlins Fans, Baseball World Mourns Fernandez Protests Take Place Outside Panthers Game 76ers Buy Into Two E-Sports Franchises NFL Shows Desire To Keep Raiders In Oakland Ripken Looks To Sell Interest In IronBirds Comcast To Buy Snider's Stake In Flyers Dolphins Aiming To Host NFL Draft? Pacers' Turner Impressed By Fever For Demonstration Atlanta United To Be "Bold" In MLS Mark Davis Not Pleased By Adelson's Comments
Published January 12, 1998
Former Seahawks coach Chuck Knox has filed a $6M lawsuit against Seahawks Owner Paul Allen in L.A. Superior Court, claiming "he helped broker" Allen's $200M purchase of the team "and didn't get the commission he was promised" (N.Y. DAILY NEWS, 1/12)....Detroit's WNBA team will be called the Shock and be coached by Nancy Lieberman-Cline (DETROIT NEWS, 1/11)....The ABL StingRays drew 6,006 Saturday at The Pond in Anaheim, but StingRays GM Bill McGillis said, "We're still committed to Long Beach as our home" (L.A. TIMES, 1/11)....In Philadelphia, Phillies Chair Bill Giles: "Somebody told me they heard on TV we'd be sold by opening day. I can tell you unequivocally that nobody is talking to us, and even if they did, we have no interest whatsoever" (PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, 1/11).