Lions Ownership Staying In Ford Family Leafs, Raptors Raise Season-Ticket Prices Ducks Bankroll Rinks, High School League NHL Franchise Notes Devils Slip To 27th In Attendance Jets Hire Ian Lasher; Brian Matthews Joins NFL Bills Raise Season-Ticket Prices Indians See Slight Increase In Season-Tickets NBA Franchise Notes Franchise Notes
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Published May 11, 1998
NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue will meet in New York today with prospective Vikings Owner Tom Clancy, along with his adviser Marc Ganis "at the commissioner's request" (Minneapolis STAR TRIBUNE, 5/11)....The NFL Cardinals sold 550 season tickets the Monday following the NFL Draft (BOSTON GLOBE, 5/10)....The brokerage firm of Raymond James and Associates stated that -- thanks "largely" to a new arena -- FL Panthers Holdings "should generate about" $29M more in revenue next fiscal year than this fiscal year. The firm's report says the extra revenue will result in a projected $6.9M profit (MIAMI HERALD, 5/9)....Suns President Jerry Colangelo said that his team "turned only about a $1 million profit last year" (SALT LAKE TRIBUNE, 5/10).