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05/15/95
BEN WRIGHT II: LPGA'S MECHEM ANGRY WITH LESBIAN ISSUE

On Friday and Saturday, LPGA Commissioner Charles Mechem withheld judgment on Ben Wright. Mechem, on Friday: "If he did not make the alleged remarks, as he stoutly maintains ... it would be terribly u

Tags: ESPN, LPGA, Media, Walt Disney

05/15/95
SHAQ TO TEST ACTING ABILITY AS RAPPIN' GENIE IN "KAZAAM"

Shaquille O''Neal has signed on to star in "Kazaam," a feature film to be directed by Paul Michael Glaser, according to this morning''s VARIETY. The film by Interscope Communications will be shooting

Tags: NBA, Media

05/15/95
NEW ZEALAND HOPES TO REAP ECONOMIC BENEFITS FROM CUP WIN

By winning the America''s Cup and earning the right to host the next regatta in Auckland in late ''99 or early 2000, New Zealand hopes the race will "boost the national economy by increasing investmen

Tags: Orlando Magic, Toyota

05/15/95
HAS THE SPORTING GOODS RETAIL INDUSTRY LOST ITS

Fourth quarter results of several publicly traded sporting goods chains indicates that "most sporting goods retail stocks have tailed off significantly during the past few months," according to the Ma

Tags: Nike

05/15/95
COLLEGE LICENSING CATCHING FIRE AS SALES INCREASE

Colleges and universities are "making up for lost time" in the sports licensing game with the use of logos on apparel and other goods having "blossomed into a $2.5 billion business," according to the

05/15/95
NAMES IN THE NEWS

JERRY SLOAN has been tagged as an assistant basketball coach for LENNY WILKENS and the U.S. Olympic Basketball Team ("SportsCenter," ESPN, 5/12)....TOM ABRAMSON, VP of Marketing for Sega, on athletes

Tags: AHL, CBS, ESPN, NBA, NCAA, People and Pop Culture, Viacom, Walt Disney

05/15/95
WHICH WAY WILL HE GO? REPORTS SWIRL AROUND RAIDERS' DAVIS

The NFL''s offer to help build the Raiders and Owner Al Davis a new 68,000-seat stadium in Hollywood Park is one "he is going to find difficult to refuse," according to Will McDonough in Sunday''s BOS

Tags: Franchises, NFL, Oakland Raiders, Seattle Seahawks, Vulcan Ventures

05/12/95
WTA TO INTRODUCE NEW LOGO FOR A NEW LOOK AS TOUR TURNS 25

The WTA Tour will unveil a new logo this summer as the organization celebrates its 25th anniversary. The Tour is working with their licensing agent IMG and Sean Michael Edwards Design in New York on t

Tags: IMG

05/12/95
FOLLOW THE NUMBER; WILL MJ OBEY THE LEAGUE OR HIS NUMBER 23?

The NBA fined the Bulls $25,00 yesterday for failing to report Michael Jordan''s jersey change before Game 2 against the Magic. The league also said Jordan''s switch to 23 won''t be approved this seas

Tags: CBS, Chicago Bulls, ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA, Nike, Orlando Magic, Sara Lee, Viacom, Walt Disney

05/12/95
JETS, NORDS PLAY WAITING GAME; NEW OWNERSHIP IN L.A.?

As negotiations on the Jets sale continue, MN Gov. Arne Carlson yesterday released the first details of a plan to buy the team, saying the state will spend no more than $15M. Because it is "widely ass

Tags: Franchises, New Jersey Devils, New York Jets, NHL, Pittsburgh Penguins

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