NASCAR Hires Brent Dewar As COO Bettman Says NHL Fielding Expansion Inquiries John Skipper Sits For Q&A NHL Seeks Balance Between Excitement, Player Safety CSN Chicago President Jim Corno Dies Minding My Business With Lon Rosen Executive Transactions Names In The News Marvin Miller Again Falls Short of HOF Vote Bettman: NHL Salary Cap To Increase
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).