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09/03/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

Woolworth named two execs for its Champs Sports unit: PAUL DAVIES as President & CEO and STUART KESSLER as COO (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 9/3)....MARK GILBERT was named Dir of Communications for the Sabres

Tags: Anaheim Sports, Buffalo Sabres, Foot Locker/Venator Group, New Jersey Devils, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney, YankeeNets

08/28/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

A Prince George County, MD, court commissioner has issued a criminal summons charging RIDDICK BOWE with assaulting his wife (washington post, 8/28)....Ravens WR MICHAEL JACKSON opened his record produ

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, People and Pop Culture

08/28/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

SportsCar named JOHN MCLOUGHLIN Technical Director and former USAC race official KEITH WARD VP/Competition (SportsCar)....DIANE MCGRAW has left as president of L.A.''s Sports & Entertainment Commissio

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

08/27/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

Palace Sports & Entertainment has promoted GREG MYFORD from Dir of Sports Event Sponsorships to VP/Sponsorship Development (Palace Sports & Entertainment)....The National Lacrosse League named BRUCE W

Tags: Buffalo Sabres, CHL, Comcast-Spectacor, National Lacrosse League, Palace Sports & Entertainment, Philadelphia Flyers, People and Pop Culture

08/27/97
STARTER ANNOUNCES MANAGEMENT CHANGE: JOHN TUCKER RESIGNS

Starter Corp.''s Board of Directors has accepted the resignation of President & COO JOHN TUCKER, who is also a member of the Board of Directors, effective immediately. Starter CEO DAVID BECKERMAN has

Tags: People and Pop Culture

08/27/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Jazz F KARL MALONE will play himself in an upcoming episode of NBC''s "The Tony Danza Show" this fall (DESERET NEWS, 8/26)....''96 Olympic Women''s Basketball coach TARA VANDERVEER''s memoirs, "Shooti

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

08/27/97
MR. GIULIANI TALKS TENNIS AND BASEBALL WITH LARRY KING

New York City Mayor RUDOLPH GIULIANI appeared on CNN''s "Larry King Live" last night. Giuliani, on not attending the opening ceremonies of Arthur Ashe Stadium: "I like tennis, I enjoy tennis, I think

Tags: New York Mets, New York Yankees, People and Pop Culture, Time Warner, USTA, YankeeNets

08/26/97
DOLAN SET TO RETURN TO NIKE AS COMPANY NAMES TWO HIRES

Nike VP/Marketing Communications LIZ DOLAN, who has been on sabbatical since June, is slated to return to Nike as Global VP/Brand Communications next month, according to a report in ADWEEK. ADWEEK als

Tags: Nike, People and Pop Culture

08/26/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

Molstar Sports & Entertainment named ROBERT SINGLETON GM for the Molson Indy in Toronto. He was Dir of Business Ops for the OHL Toronto franchise. Former GM MIKE SMITH has become VP/Properties for Mol

Tags: People and Pop Culture

08/26/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

DENNIS RODMAN, on KEVIN GARNETT recently turning down a contract extension from the T-Wolves: "That young man needs to have his (bleeping) head examined" (CHICAGO SUN-TIMES, 8/26)....Lawyers for the F

Tags: CBS, McDonalds, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBC, New York Islanders, People and Pop Culture, Viacom

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