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DON HINTZE was named Advertising Dir at Sport Magazine. He had been National Ad Sales Manager at MLB (N.Y. TIMES, 12/12)....The Nets hired CHARLES LEONE, JR. as Manager of Marketing Services and Opera
ARMEN KETEYIAN is leaving ABC to become a reporter at CBS Sports. Keteyian will also contribute to HBO''s "Real Sports" (USA TODAY, 12/11)....MIKE FIORE, Associate Dir/GM for USA Baseball, has left to
Cardinals 1B MARK McGWIRE has been named The Sporting News'' ''97 Sportsman of the Year (TSN)....TAMEEKA MESSIER, the 23-year-old woman who says she was badly injured last month when Patriot QB DREW B
Phillies GM LEE THOMAS "was fired" yesterday, after "nearly" ten years in that position. ED WADE was named the club''s acting GM (PHIL. INQUIRER, 12/10)....LACHLAN MURDOCH has "won the blessing" of hi
Federal prosecutors are "delaying any gambling corruption indictments" against 49ers co-Owner EDWARD DEBARTOLO, JR., Former LA Gov. EDWIN EDWARDS and four others so investigators "can bolster their ca
Members of the MAVERICKS'' DANCE TEAM were robbed of nearly $1,000 during Saturday''s game in Mexico City. NBA officials replaced the stolen money later that night (DALLAS MORNING NEWS, 12/10)....U.S.
MLS Senior Licensing Dir JEFFREY BERNSTEIN is leaving to run the licensing/marketing agency, J&B Enterprises (BRANDWEEK, 12/8 issue)...The MLS Wizards named DOUG NEWMAN as its GM. He most recently ser
CIBC Oppenheimer and the Women''s Sports Foundation have formed a three-year partnership to present a series of "Meet A Champion!" youth sports clinics. WSF President-Elect NANCY LIEBERMAN-CLINE will
The "empire" of News Corp. Chair RUPERT MURDOCH was examined in a front-page feature by Paul Farhi in Sunday''s WASHINGTON POST. Murdoch became an American citizen in the mid-80''s to comply with U.S.
Former Isles Owner JOHN SPANO was indicted on two counts of federal bank fraud four days after he "backed out of a plea bargain with three states." He will be arraigned on the charges Wednesday in Bos