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PETER LUUKKO , who resigned Monday as Comcast-Spectacor President & COO, yesterday indicated that he “doubted that he could ever find the time to explore business opportunities while handling the company’s day-to-day activities,” and after talking to colleagues, he &ldquo...
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According to a report in this morning''s N.Y. POST by Jack Newfield, boxing promoter BOB ARUM has made a deal with federal investigators for immunity in exchange for testimony that he paid IBF Preside
DAVID GREELEY was promoted to Dir of Sales for Palace Sports and Entertainment (Palace)....Miller Brewing has named STEVE BUERGER as Dir of Media Services. He was formerly Senior VP/Dir of Media Servi
DWIGHT GOODEN has reportedly signed a deal with Warner Bros. for the rights to film about his life (WASHINGTON POST, 7/22)....ROGER CLEMENS plays a bar-room thug in his second movie "Kingpin," which s
Tennis legend ILIE NASTASE has been named President of the ATP Tour World Championship and will oversee the operations and public relations (ATP)....PERKINS MILLER is the new Senior Editor of Equipmen
STEVE DONNER, President & CEO of the AHL''s Rochester Americans, has won the AHL''s James C. Hendy Memorial Award, given to the executive who has made outstanding contributions to the league (AHL)....
Univ. of Colorado AD BILL MAROLT was hired as President & CEO of U.S. Skiing (USA TODAY, 7/18)...As the ComcastSpectacor transaction was finalized, Chair ED SNIDER announced the following key manageme
The reviews continue for "Kazaam," starring SHAQUILLE O''NEAL, with very few giving the film itself much regard, but some giving O''Neal passable grades for his performance. DETROIT''s Susan Stark: "A
TIM KUHL, the Syracuse Crunch''s VP Marketing & Communications, has won the AHL''s Ken McKenzie Award for the second consecutive year, given for doing the most to promote their team (AHL)....The Celti
SHAQUILLE O''NEAL''s performance in "Kazaam" is getting mixed reviews. Jay Boyar of the ORLANDO SENTINEL: "The new kiddie comedy could do as much for Shaq''s motion-picture career as yes, Giorgio did
BILL ROACH was named Dir Product Development at Callaway Golf (BRANDWEEK, 7/15 issue)...LOWELL MACDONALD, after four and a half years with ESPN, will join the Buffalo Sabres as Producer of the team''s