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PATTON REPLACES RYAN AS PENGUINS PRESIDENT

The Penguins have named Donn Patton to replace Steve Ryan as the team''s President. Patton previously was Penguins VP/Operations and will now oversee the club''s day-to-day management. Ryan will becom

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11/05/96
FRANCHISE NOTES

NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue met Sunday with Seahawks Owner Ken Behring and Blazers Owner Paul Allen, who has an option to buy the team, in an attempt to "massage" the proposed sale of the club. Ta

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11/05/96
SIZING UP THE FINANCIAL SITUATION IN SOUTH FLORIDA

The four pro teams in South Florida and their inability to "turn a profit" are profiled by Barry Jackson of the MIAMI HERALD in a piece entitled, "Winning Teams, Losing Bottom Lines." Panthers/Marlins

Tags: Miami Marlins, Franchises, Miami Dolphins, Miami Heat

11/05/96
HORN CALLS FOR END TO STARS' PUBLIC EXECUTIONS

Noting that by following the club''s early season print, radio and TV ads, "you wouldn''t know if the Stars play in the NHL or are contenders in the Ultimate Fighting Championships," Barry Horn of the

Tags: Dallas Stars, Franchises, NHL, Southwest Sports Group

11/05/96
MARLINS LAUNCH MARKETING PUSH TO REEL IN MORE FANS

In an attempt to "jump start sluggish ticket sales," the Marlins have begun an "aggressive marketing push" which places a "heavy emphasis" on South FL Hispanics, according to Anne Moncreiff Arrarte of

Tags: Miami Marlins, Franchises

11/05/96
WILL RAPTORS BECOME ALL IN THE FAMILY? BITOVE SR. EYES ROLE?

Some "intriguing names are surfacing" as possible investors in the Raptors, as team President John Bitove Jr. attempts to buy out partner Allan Slaight, according to Craig Daniels of the TORONTO SUN.

Tags: Franchises, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, NBA, Toronto Maple Leafs, Toronto Raptors

11/05/96
NHL TEAM PROFILES: THE CENTRAL DIVISION

THE DAILY continues to examine NHL club''s initial marketing slogans, mediums of advertising and key corporate sponsors. Today: The Central Division (THE DAILY). TEAM: Chicago Blackhawks SLOGAN: "Cold

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11/04/96
MOLSON HEAD DENIES CANADIENS, ARENA ARE FOR SALE

Calling the Canadiens and the Molson Centre "legacy assets," Molson Companies Ltd. President & CEO Norman Seagram denied a report that the company is looking to sell both the club and arena to a conso

Tags: Franchises, Montreal Canadiens

11/04/96
NHL TEAM PROFILES: THE NORTHEAST DIVISION

THE DAILY continues its look at NHL club''s initial marketing slogans, mediums of advertising and key corporate sponsors. Today: The Northeast Division (THE DAILY). TEAM: Boston Bruins SLOGAN: "Some L

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11/04/96
QUINN REPLACES MOSS AS SABRES PRESIDENT

The Sabres promoted Larry Quinn to President of the team, replacing Doug Moss. Quinn helped develop and implement the financing and construction of Marine Midland Arena and had been serving as COO of

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