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05/13/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The Capitals announced that VP/GM DAVID POILE''s contract would not be renewed. Poile had been with the Caps since ''82 (Capitals). Poile: "I''ve done everything I can do for the franchise. I bleed Ca

Tags: People and Pop Culture, SportsLine.com, Washington Capitals

05/13/97
CONFLICT COULD MEAN QUICK HOOK FOR STEINBRENNER'S LAWYER

The Yankees-adidas lawsuit against MLB, its teams and officials "is about to suffer a setback because of a potential conflict of interest" for the firm representing Yankees Owner George Steinbrenner,

Tags: Atlanta Braves, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLB, New York Yankees, Time Warner, Washington Nationals, YankeeNets

05/13/97
NHL PLAYOFF RATINGS: DEVILS-RANGERS OVERNIGHT SHOWS 2.5/7

Preliminary overnight ratings from 37 markets for the Rangers-Devils Stanley Cup Playoff Conference Semifinal Game Five on Fox on Sunday. Since these are preliminary overnights, numbers may not match

Tags: New Jersey Devils, News Corp./Fox, Nielsen, The Back of the Book, YankeeNets

05/13/97
MEDIA NOTES

In N.Y., Richard Sandomir, on the upcoming NBA TV rights negotiations: "For NBC, the N.B.A. is like ''Seinfeld'' -- crucial, centerpiece programming that it can hardly afford to lose. The N.B.A. was a

Tags: ESPN, NBA, NBC, Media, TBS/TNT, Time Warner, Walt Disney

05/13/97
NFL TO CHANGE FOCUS OF SUNDAY TICKET CAMPAIGN

The NFL is repositioning its Sunday Ticket pay satellite TV package with an upcoming $2M print and TV campaign "that appeals to more parochial fans," according to Terry Lefton of BRANDWEEK. The campai

Tags: NFL, Media

05/13/97
STADIUM NOTES

The Toronto City Council yesterday approved developer Art McIlwain as its lead negotiator in the Leafs'' arena project at Union Station. Councillors also passed a motion requiring payment in cash for

Tags: Facilities, NCAA

05/13/97
WNBA ALREADY ROCKING IN CLEVELAND: TEAM DOUBLES SPONSOR GOAL

The WNBA Cleveland Rockers have garnered about $500,000 in corporate sponsorship, more than double the team''s initial goal of $200,000, according to Angela Hardin in CRAIN''S CLEVELAND BUSINESS. Rock

Tags: Franchises, NBA, Phoenix Mercury, WNBA

05/13/97
RATINGS, GET YOUR RATINGS: NBA PLAYOFF OVERNIGHTS

The following lists ratings from last weekend''s NBA Playoff games on NBC, and the ratings that time slot received in ''96. All times are eastern. The numbers were gathered from NBC (THE DAILY). SATUR

Tags: NBA, NBC, Media

05/13/97
NBC DEFENDS STAYING WITH ROCKETS-SONICS IN OT IN CHICAGO

In Chicago, NBC Sports'' decision to stay with the Rockets-Sonics overtime game on Sunday on WMAQ -- thereby missing "nearly all" of the first quarter of Bulls-Hawks -- "prompted protest calls to the

Tags: Atlanta Hawks, Cablevision, Chicago Bulls, Comcast-Spectacor, ESPN, Houston Rockets, NBC, Philadelphia Flyers, Media, Time Warner, Walt Disney

05/13/97
MOVE OVER GUYS, TIGERS LOOKING TO TARGET FEMALE FANS

The Tigers are "close" to hiring MI-based Harris Marketing Group to "put a kinder and gentler point on the national pastime," according to Daniel Fricker of the DETROIT FREE PRESS. The company, which

Tags: Detroit Tigers

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