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SMI Chair & CEO BRUTON SMITH as Charlotte Motor Speedway Founder “remains a primary force behind Speedway Motorsports,” and is a finalist for the ’14 NASCAR HOF class to be “voted upon and announced Wednesday,” according to Scott Fowler of the CHARLOTTE OBSER...
Peter Vecsey reports that Former Mavericks GM and current Sonics consultant RICK SUND has been offered the job as Pistons Personnel Dir (N.Y. POST, 5/25). GEORGE IRVINE of the Pacers has joined Sund a
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Lakers'' VP of Operations JERRY WEST was named NBA Executive of the Year in voting conducted by THE SPORTING NEWS (NBA)....STEVE MCKELVEY has been appointed VP/Dir of Marketing & Promotions for PSP Sp
In cover-boy DENNIS RODMAN''s interview with SPORTS ILLUSTRATED this week, the Spurs'' forward says he "will be in show business" some day, adding, "But I''m not going to play some weak-ass basketball
Redskins first round pick MICHAEL WESTBROOK has dropped agent JOEL SEGAL, over "philosophical differences." Redskins GM CHARLIE CASSERLY said he didn''t think Westbrook has found a replacement (WASHIN
WAYNE HUIZENGA will invest $27M in Republic Waste Industries, a small waste company with recent annual revenue of around $100M, and is expected to take over as Chair & CEO (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 5/23).
KIM KELLY is leaving her position as Assistant Public Relations Dir at SportsChannel New England. TRISH GILLIS will fill in on an interim basis (BOSTON GLOBE, 5/19)....TOM BINFORD, was named as the In
Actor Peter Berg was shown the finer points of hockey by MARTY MCSORLEY of the L.A. Kings on ET ("Entertainment Tonight," 5/19)....Suns President JERRY COLANGELO on Charles Barkley''s talk of retireme
KIM HUNTER EPSTEIN, former VP of Corporate Sales for the Heat, filed a lawsuit against the team and Exec VP PAULINE WINICK alleging "sex discrimination and front office spying" according to the MIAMI
JIMMY CONNORS and GUILLERMO VILAS hit the court today on Prime as part of "The Challenge" from Pebble Beach, co-produced by JACK NICKLAUS Productions and Connor''s Net Assets. JOHN MCENROE and BJORN B
Gart Sports in Denver has named DOUGLAS MORTON as President and CEO of the company, succeeding JOHN CHASE who resigned (DENVER POST, 5/17).... Converse has named THOMAS NELSON as Senior VP and MARK SH