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Prosecutors and attorneys for Bernie Ecclestone are "in talks about a possible deal to end" the F1 CEO's bribery trial in Germany. His defense team today called for "proceedings to be closed, citing a lack of evidence that Ecclestone was criminally responsible and asserting that the proc...
ATP Dir of Communications and PR in Europe MARCO CASANOVA is leaving to become Corporate Relations Manager for the Union European Football Association. As part of the restructuring in Europe, NICOLA A
United States Swimming, "looking for much-needed" sponsorship and TV exposure, named CHUCK WIELGUS Exec Dir, according to Sharon Robb of the Fort Lauderdale SUN- SENTINEL. Wielgus, who Exec Dir of the
ATP Tour Dir of Communications/Americas KEVIN O''KEEFE is leaving his position this week to focus full-time on sports entertainment projects. He will continue his relationship with the Tour and will s
Former SLOC President TOM WELCH pleaded no contest to a Class B misdemeanor battery charge. He will be placed on probation for 12 months and undergo family counseling (SALT LAKE TRIBUNE, 8/1)....PAUL
GREG ANDERSON, former PR Manager at Nike Sports Management, was named Dir of Marketing for the Mavericks (Mavericks)....Beckett Publications named DOUG KALE Senior Editor in the Sports Data Publishing
The USOC has appointed former NHLE VP/Worldwide Licensing FRED SCALERA as its new Dir of Licensing/ Merchandising. Scalera will manage and develop the USOC''s licensing program and will oversee the de
Wizards F CHRIS WEBBER Wednesday "unveiled his recording label, Humility Records, by introducing the label''s first group, ''Nocoast,''" according to the DETROIT FREE PRESS. Humility Records already h
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According to Laura Italiano in this morning''s N.Y. POST, sportscaster MARV ALBERT''S "name and phone number are listed in the address book of murdered Manhattan dominatrix Nadia Frey." The report als
Hippo Inc., the maker of Tegra golf equipment and apparel, named CHUCK PRESTIGIACOMO VP/Sales for the Tegra Brand. Prestigiacomo most recently was Taylor Made''s National Sales Manager (Hippo Inc.)...
EVANDER HOLYFIELD is at Walt Disney''s Wide World of Sports complex in Orlando this weekend watching his children participate in the ''97 AAU National Track & Field Club Championships (THE DAILY)....T