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08/08/96
LEAGUE NOTES

Barring an unforeseen "snag," it appears the ''99 NHL All- Star Game will be held in Tampa at the new Ice Palace. According to Lightning officials, the team has "essentially completed contractual nego

Tags: IndyCar, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLS, NBC, NHL, Nike, Palace Sports & Entertainment, Tampa Bay Lightning

08/08/96
MLB'S "FINAL" OFFER TO COME NEXT WEEK

As expected, MLB chief labor negotiator Randy Levine received permission from owners to make a "last and final" offer on a new collective bargaining agreement to the union if talks do not progress in

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Arizona Diamondbacks, Atlanta Braves, Boston Red Sox, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Milwaukee Brewers, MLB, New Jersey Devils, Tampa Bay Rays, Time Warner, YankeeNets

08/07/96
WOMEN'S HOOPS: ACKERMAN TAKES OVER WNBA; BATTLE FOR STARS?

Val Ackerman, currently NBA VP of Business Affairs, has been named President of the new Women''s NBA, which holds its inaugural season in ''97, effective October 1. Ackerman will report to NBA Deputy

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA, WNBA

08/07/96
PLAYERS INC. FILLS IN WHERE NFL, AGENTS LEAVE OFF

In the current BRANDWEEK, Terry Lefton examines the progress of Players Inc., the NFLPA''s marketing arm. While NFLP may have 30 of the most recognizable names under contract, Players Inc. has the res

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Minnesota Vikings, NFL, Sprint

08/07/96
MLB OWNERS TO MAKE THEIR FINAL, FINAL OFFER?

MLB chief labor negotiator Randy Levine and MLBPA Exec Dir Don Fehr met in New York yesterday, but according to all reports, "little progress was made." Levine: "We had a meeting Tuesday and discussed

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLB

08/07/96
LEAGUE NOTES: MONTERREY'S BIG AUDITION

MLB officials will be "watching closely" next week when the Padres and Mets play a three-game series in Monterrey, Mexico. During MLB''s last expansion, Monterrey got serious consideration. The series

Tags: Dallas Cowboys, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLB, New York Mets, NFL, San Diego Padres

08/06/96
PENGUINS' BALDWIN NO FAN OF WORLD CUP

Penguins star Mario Lemieux will not play in the ''96 World Cup of Hockey. Lemieux: "I just feel that at this stage of my career, proper training and rest are essential for me" (Penguins). Lemieux''s

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, New York Islanders, News Corp./Fox, NHL, Ottawa Senators, Palace Sports & Entertainment, Pittsburgh Penguins, St. Louis Blues, Tampa Bay Lightning

08/06/96
NOT EVERYONE IN ST. LOUIS IS CONTENT WITH THE RAMS

Despite the fact that both Baltimore and St. Louis have acquired teams, NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue and President Neil Austrian still face charges of violating antitrust laws, according to the Bal

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, New England Patriots, NFL

08/06/96
BASEBALL'S LABOR DISPUTE HEADING PUBLIC, AGAIN?

If negotiators do not reach an agreement in the next 10 days to two weeks, MLB owners will go to court to lift the injunction that restored the terms of the expired CBA, according to Murray Chass in t

Tags: ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, Los Angeles Dodgers, MLB, News Corp./Fox, Walt Disney

08/02/96
NASCAR NEWS & NOTES: NOT JUST FOR SOUTHERNERS ANY MORE

NASCAR''s Brickyard 400 "is seen as a big event," but it may not even be the "No. 3 or 4" race in NASCAR and is less lucrative for Indianapolis than the 500, according to Bill Koenig of the INDIANAPOL

Tags: DaimlerChrysler, ESPN, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NASCAR, R J Reynolds, Walt Disney

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