Silver Wants NBA All-Star Game In Charlotte Silver Says Age Minimum Needs To Be Studied Tony Clark Downplays Potential MLB Changes Star Players Bypassing NWSL For European Teams Extra Innings Runner Not Headed To MLB IndyCar's KV Racing Team Being Shut Down Sources: St-Pierre On Verge Of UFC Return League Notes NASCAR First League To Partner With DeskSite MLB Wants Time Limit On Managers' Challenge Decisions
SBD/16/Leagues Governing Bodies
Published January 16, 1998
SI's Jackie MacMullan reports that the NBPA, having "expressed skepticism" over Commissioner David Stern's "assertion that almost one third" of the league is losing money, "plans to randomly audit five franchises" (SI, 1/19 issue)....The ABL is profiled in the N.Y. TIMES, halfway through its second year. As it prepares to play its second All-Star Game in Orlando, league officials say attendance is up 21% over last season (Jack Cavanaugh, N.Y. TIMES, 1/16).