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06/27/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

U.S. Sen. FRANK LAUTENBERG (D-NJ) wants smokeless tobacco banned from the All-Star Game next month. He thinks the "sight of major-leaguers chewing tobacco on television will send the wrong message to

Tags: Comcast-Spectacor, Philadelphia 76ers, People and Pop Culture

06/26/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

SHERYL SWOOPES gave birth to a baby boy Wednesday afternoon. JORDAN ERIC JACKSON weighed in at 7-pounds, 9- ounces (HOUSTON CHRONICLE, 6/26)....PAM SHRIVER will replace BETSY NAGELSON on ESPN''s Wimbl

Tags: ABC, Cablevision, ESPN, IMG, Los Angeles Kings, Los Angeles Lakers, New York Knicks, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

06/26/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

Yonex Co. Ltd., the Tokyo-based parent of Yonex Corp., announced that KOSAKU YONEYAMA will become Yonex Co. Ltd. President June 27. He will succeed his brother, MINORU, who will become Chair (GOLFWEEK

Tags: Phoenix Coyotes, Raycom Sports, People and Pop Culture

06/25/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

The WNBA L.A. Sparks'' LISA LESLIE was a guest on the "Tonight Show" last night. Leslie, on male reporters in the locker room: "Hey, it''s open to the press. You see what you see" ("Tonight Show," NBC

Tags: Cleveland Indians, ESPN, Los Angeles Sparks, NBC, Nike, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney, WNBA

06/25/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

Inside Sports named MICHAEL WEINSTEIN VP/Sales -- Western Region. Weinstein formerly was VP/Marketing & New Media for All American Television (Inside Sports)....ALEX CORRETJA was elected President of

Tags: AFL, ATP, People and Pop Culture

06/24/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

Cablevision Systems Corp. named Vice Chair MARC LUSTGARTEN as the new Chair of the Board of Directors of MSG The appointment is effective immediately (Cablevision). ....In Boston, WEEI Dir of Marketin

Tags: Cablevision, Madison Square Garden, New England Patriots, New England Revolution, Reebok, People and Pop Culture

06/24/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

PETER LEFCOURT''s 1992 novel "The Dreyfus Affair," about a gay love affair between the shortstop and second baseman of an MLB team, has been optioned by Fox for BETTY THOMAS to direct in a deal worth

Tags: MLB, News Corp./Fox, Orlando Magic, RDV Sports, People and Pop Culture

06/23/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The CBA named GARY HUNTER Deputy Commissioner. Hunter, a former Senior Exec VP of the Nuggets and Avalanche, most recently was an investor and CEO of the CBA expansion Idaho Stampede (CBA)....The ABL

Tags: Colorado Avalanche, Denver Nuggets, Los Angeles Kings, People and Pop Culture, St. Louis Rams

06/23/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

WAYNE HUIZENGA said his Republic Industries expects to consider spinning off its waste-management and security businesses "as early as next year" (Ft. Lauderdale SUN- SENTINEL, 6/20)....Ravens LB RAY

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, General Motors, People and Pop Culture

06/20/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

EDWARD HUGHES has joined Maxfli Golf as VP/Marketing. (Maxfli)....DAVID STRUVE has been promoted to Special Markets Sales Manager at Dunlop Maxfli Sports Corp (Maxfli). ....Phillips & Goot, Greenville

Tags: CHL, People and Pop Culture

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