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84%  – Percentage of respondents to a poll on BUFFALONEWS.com who want Terry Pegula to be the Bills' next owner. Following Pegula, Donald Trump earned 6% of votes,  Jon Bon Jovi  and his Toronto group 3%, Tom Golisano 3%, and a "yet-to-be-discussed owner" 2%. At ...

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THE FUTURE OF TV RIGHTS FEES FEATURED ON "MONEYWEEK"

TV rights fees for the PGA Tour, NBA and NFL were profiled by CNN''s Sean Callebs. Tiger Woods'' win at The Masters was "great timing for golf. CBS'' contract with the PGA [Tour] is up next year. Wood

Tags: CBS, NBA, NBC, NFL, PGA Tour, Media, Time Warner, Viacom

04/28/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The Cowboys named ROBERT NEWHOUSE Dir of Player Assistance & Development (DALLAS MORNING NEWS, 4/27)....The ACC named JOHN SWOFFORD Commissioner. He was AD at the Univ. of North Carolina (USA TODAY, 4

Tags: Dallas Cowboys, People and Pop Culture

04/28/97
MEMORIAL DAY BEACH PLANNING: NEW SPORTS BOOK ON THE SHELVES

DENNIS RODMAN''s second book, "Walk on the Wild Side," is released on Wednesday, by Delacorte Press. Co-author Michael Silver, asked who gets "trashed" in the book: "CHARLES BARKLEY a little. MICHAEL

Tags: Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, Minnesota Wild, NBA, People and Pop Culture, Toronto Raptors

04/28/97
MARKETPLACE ROUND-UP

The NHL on Fox is presenting "The MasterCard Million Dollar Stanley Cup Shot," where a contest winner will have the opportunity to shoot a puck at a target for $1M during Fox''s telecast of Game One o

Tags: MasterCard, News Corp./Fox, NHL

04/28/97
RESPONSE FROM TIGER'S CAMP: NORTON ON ABC'S "THIS WEEK"

IMG''s Hughes Norton, Woods'' agent, was interviewed on ABC''s "This Week." On the episode of the past week regarding Fuzzy Zoeller, Norton said, "It is unfortunate that he chose to express those rema

Tags: ABC, Acushnet, IMG, Nike, Media, Walt Disney

04/28/97
STADIUM NOTES

In Indianapolis, Kathleen Johnston wrote that the "clock is ticking" for Indy Mayor Stephen Goldsmith''s pursuit of $175M to build a new arena for the Pacers. Goldsmith has said he needs to decide by

Tags: Baltimore Orioles, Facilities, Indiana Pacers, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

04/28/97
49ERS AIM TO SHOW DETAILS OF DEAL TO SWAY SKEPTICAL VOTERS

In an effort to "win over fence-sitting voters," S.F. Mayor Willie Brown and the 49ers "are expected to come out this week with a new agreement that will try to nail down key terms of the $535 million

Tags: Facilities, San Francisco 49ers

04/28/97
USOC UNVEILS NEW FACILITY; SAMARANCH CALLS SLOC ON TRACK

The USOC unveiled a new $8M Visitors Center and $11.8M Athlete Center as part of the dedication of a $23.8M renovation project at the U.S. Olympic Sports Complex in Colorado Springs on Saturday, accor

Tags: ATT, Coca-Cola, ESPN, IOC, NBA, Olympics, Orlando Magic, RDV Sports, SLOC, US West/Qwest, USOC, Walt Disney

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