Blackhawks Building New Practice Facility Blue Jays' Anthopoulos Praised For Bold Moves Stephen Ross To Be More Active With Dolphins Bettman Addresses Expansion, League's Strength Stephen Jones Emerging As Face Of Cowboys Packers-Jags Will Not Move To London In '16 NFL Training Camp Notes MWR's Kauffman Buys Stake In Ganassi Racing Bridgestone, NHL Renew Sponsor Deal Fisher To Discuss L.A. Situation With Rams Players
Published January 23, 1998
Calvin Murphy, who has served as the Rockets' TV analyst and a "cornerstone" of the team's community- relations efforts, "apparently has submitted his resignation." It is "unknown" what "prompted Murphy to resign" (HOUSTON CHRONICLE, 1/23)....Larry Makelki, former co-owner of the oil-patch supply company BMW Monarch, has "added his name" to the team of nine local investors vying to buy the NHL Oilers (EDMONTON SUN, 1/23)....The Capitals will debut their new third jersey on Sunday at the MCI Center against the Bruins. The jersey is mostly black, with a stripe of bronze across the torso bottom (Capitals).