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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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02/07/95
ST. LOUIS BOARD APPROVES RAMS LEASE; MUHLEMAN BATTING 1.000?

The St. Louis Convention and Tourism Committee voted unanimously to approve the 30-year lease for the Rams in the city''s new downtown domed stadium. The question of who will pay for a practice facili

Tags: Franchises, St. Louis Rams

02/07/95
ROCKIES SELL OUT EXHIBITION IN UNDER FOUR HOURS

The Rockies announced that tickets available for the two- game pre-season exhibition series with the Yankees were sold in under four hours on Saturday. The tickets purchased came from a pool of season

Tags: Colorado Rockies, Franchises, New York Yankees, YankeeNets

02/07/95
SAVE THE RAMS MEETS WITH NFL OFFICIAL TO STATE THEIR CASE

Save the Rams, the civic group trying to keep the Rams in Southern CA, met with NFL VP of Business Development Roger Goodell to outline their offer to the Rams. Save the Rams leaders stated their offe

Tags: Franchises, NFL, Seattle Mariners, St. Louis Rams

02/07/95
RIGAS AND PIRATES CLOSE TO A DEAL

The Pirates and Adelphia Communications Corp. Chair John Rigas have "basically agreed on financial terms" for a deal, but the sides have not agreed on who will pay the team''s bills this season. Team

Tags: Franchises, Pittsburgh Pirates

02/07/95
CFL NEWS & NOTES: HERRICK A POSSIBLE ROUGH RIDER?

The Rough Riders will court three potential U.S. buyers this week. The team is expected to be sold by Thursday to one of the three prospective owners, "all of whom are determined to try and make it wo

Tags: CHL, Franchises, MLB

02/06/95
HAPPY IN HARTFORD, HAMMERED IN HARRISBURG

While the Hartford Hellcats returned from the brink of elimination on Friday, the CBA turned to another failing franchise -- the Harrisburg Hammerheads. According to the league, the Hammerheads were s

Tags: Franchises

02/06/95
VIKINGS MAY FACE MORE LEGAL PROBLEMS FROM EMPLOYEES

Minneapolis attorney Marshall Tanick said he represents "a dozen employees and former employees who have found it necessary to hire an attorney to resolve issues related to the Vikings'' workplace." T

Tags: Franchises, Minnesota Vikings

02/06/95
DOES FINANCIAL RESTRUCTURING MEAN A SALE FOR SONICS?

In a "minor shift in the business structure," Ackerley Communications restructured of all of its holdings and left the Sonics as a separate corporation, instead of being one of 14 subsidiaries. But ac

Tags: Franchises

02/06/95
PSL DEADLINE PASSES; WILL NFL ASK FOR PIECE OF PSL PIE?

Friday''s midnight deadline for the purchase of Permanent Seat Licenses in St. Louis produced a last minute rush that FANS Inc. officials estimate drove application totals to between 50,000 and 60,000

Tags: Franchises, NFL, St. Louis Rams

02/06/95
SHARKS REFUTE FINANCIAL WORLD STORY

Although the latest issue of FINANCIAL WORLD estimates that the Sharks posted an operating profit of $15M last year, team President Art Savage said the figure was closer to $4M. FW claimed "hockey own

Tags: Franchises, NHL, San Jose Sharks

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