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Friday Boxing announcer  Michael Buffer  will ring the NASDAQ Closing Bell to celebrate Saturday’s Gennady Golovkin - Daniel Geale championship bout at MSG. Late WGN Cubs and White Sox TV and radio announcer Jack Brickhouse will be honored during the afternoon Cardin...

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07/01/96
BASEBALL 2000 GIVE BREWERS NEW PLAN TO STAY IN MILWAUKEE

A new plan to keep the Brewers in Milwaukee in a new ballpark was announced Saturday and was met with "seemingly good prospects for success," according to the MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL. The plan stil

Tags: Bank of America, Franchises, Milwaukee Brewers, MLB

07/01/96
DISNEY TO PUT NEW LOOK INTO ANAHEIM ANGELS

Angels President Tony Tavares confirmed the team will change their name to the Anaheim Angles with new uniforms and logos next season, according to the L.A. DAILY NEWS. Tavares said team colors will r

Tags: LA Angels, Anaheim Sports, Franchises, Walt Disney

07/01/96
FRANCHISE NOTES

Sources indicate the 76ers "will not be directly involved" in the eight-team Women''s NBA. One source: "They''re going to take a pass. There''s just too much going on with the Sixers right now for the

Tags: Boston Red Sox, Comcast-Spectacor, Denver Nuggets, ESPN, Franchises, Indianapolis Colts, Minnesota Vikings, NBA, New York Islanders, NFL, Philadelphia 76ers, Philadelphia Eagles, Philadelphia Flyers, Philadelphia Phillies, San Diego Chargers, Walt Disney

07/01/96
HUIZENGA EXECUTIVE BUYS CBA BEACHDOGS

The CBA approved the sale of the Florida Beachdogs to RCR Investment Inc. Richard Rachon, President of Huizenga Holdings since ''88, has purchased a majority interest in the team from managing shareho

Tags: Franchises

06/28/96
WHITE SOX STRUGGLE AT GATE; DALEY RETURNS TO GAME HE LOVES

A "disappointing paid attendance" of only 27,782 was announced at Comiskey Park last night for the opening game of the Indians-White Sox series. The White Sox win brought them within two games of the

Tags: Chicago White Sox, Cleveland Indians, Franchises

06/28/96
FRANCHISE NOTES

The Bucks plan to make a bid to host the NBA Draft as early as ''98 (MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL, 6/28)....The NPSL Detroit Rockers will play all home games this season at Joe Louis Arena. The had play

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, CFL, Franchises, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA, NPSL, Phoenix Suns

06/28/96
GIVE A LITTLE BIT: BREWERS INCH CLOSER TO STADIUM FINANCES

WI Gov. Tommy Thompson is pushing to have a stadium financing plan for a new Brewers ballpark done by Saturday, "but he wasn''t certain that would happen," according to Rinard & Lamke of the MILWAUKEE

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Franchises, Milwaukee Brewers, MLB

06/28/96
ISLANDERS THREATEN MOVE OFF ISLAND WITHOUT NEW DIGS

Without public funding for a new arena or "drastic renovations" to Nassau Coliseum, the Islanders say they will be forced to move within five years, according to this morning''s NEWSDAY. Ownership rea

Tags: Cablevision, Franchises, Madison Square Garden, New York Islanders

06/27/96
MAVS LOOKING FOR STAR POWER WITH MICHAEL JOHNSON INVESTMENT

The ownership group of the Mavericks are reportedly talking with Olympic sprinter Michael Johnson of Dallas about becoming a celebrity minority owner, according to Richie Witt of the FT. WORTH STAR-TE

Tags: Dallas Mavericks, Franchises, Southwest Sports Group

06/27/96
TOMMY, SOMEONE HEARD YOU: BRADLEY FOUNDATION ANSWERS CALL

The Bradley Foundation has offered a $20M low-interest loan for a new Brewers stadium, while WI Gov. Tommy Thompson said the "surprise loan" met state requirements and would be part of a financing pla

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Franchises, Milwaukee Brewers

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