NFL Net's Weinberger Leading Simmons Venture Executive Transactions NHL Could Implement Cocaine Testing This Season Names In The News Executive Transactions Blues Launch Ambitious Youth Hockey Initiative Columnists Pan New NHL All-Star Game Format Video of the Week Raycom Sports' Ken Haines To Retire Stan Kroenke's Business Acumen Profiled
Published June 24, 1998
News Corp. named Philip Morris Co. Chair & CEO GEOFFREY BIBLE to its Board of Directors (N.Y. POST, 6/24)....Red Wings Assistant GM DON WADDELL was named GM of the expansion NHL Atlanta Thrashers. Waddell is "expected to sign a four- year contract" (ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, 6/24)....Chicago Sun- Times Deputy Sports Editor RON RAPOPORT will return to writing a column on Monday, taking over PHIL ROSENTHAL's "Between the Lines" column. Rosenthal will become the paper's TV critic (SUN-TIMES, 6/24)....The IHL K.C. Blades named JANET CALANDRO as Dir of Corporate Sales; BILL KEARNS as Dir of Ticket Sales; CHRIS KREISER as Sales Manager; and NIKKI HORSCH as Administrative Assistant (Blades).