LeBron Praised For Role In Apatow's "Trainwreck" Angels Bad PR Continues With Dipoto Exit NBA Free Agency Begins With Money Flying Expectations High For NASCAR On NBC NBC Lands New Advertisers For Race Coverage NHL Rangers' Sather Passes GM Torch To Gorton Franchise Notes Sources: Angels' Dipoto Out As GM Bettman, Coyotes Deny N.Y. Post Report Kings, Ranadive Coming Under Fire From Critics
Published March 9, 1998
New Isles Owner Steven Gluckstern was on the concourse during the Isles-Avalanche game Saturday exchanging Islanders items with the Fisherman logo for a free T-shirt. More than 1,295 Islanders fans exchanged items (Jim Benton, ROCKY MOUNTAIN NEWS, 3/8)....The Stars have increased their season-ticket base from 6,500 in '95-'96, to 11,000 this season (STAR-TELEGRAM, 3/7)....NBC's Jim Gray interviewed Magic Johnson during the Pistons-Lakers game Sunday. Johnson, asked why he is selling his stake in the Lakers: "Because I am managing athletes" ("NBA on NBC," 3/8). ...49ers co-Owner Eddie DeBartolo's brother-in-law, John York II, disputed a S.F. Chronicle report that Eddie DeBartolo "was trying to buy his sister's share of the team." York: "The facts are not right" (Mult., 3/8).