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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 27 / 15

Under the header  "St. Louis Is A Tale Of Two Cities,"  the ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH's Joe Strauss writes, "If the Cardinals are the civic religion, the Rams have become a sporting stigma." In a HOLLYWOOD REPORTER Q&A, Turner Broadcasting President David Levy says of the "ceil...

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10/01/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

BRYANT GUMBEL, on "Larry King Live" last night, asked whether he will do any work for CBS Sports: "We have talked about the possibility of doing something. I''m not looking to go back into the sports

Tags: CBS, People and Pop Culture, Time Warner, Viacom

10/01/97
ASCENT WANTS TO ROCK 'N ROLL ALL NIGHT AND PARTY EVERY FEY

Ascent Entertainment named Denver''s "longtime rock ''n roll promoter," BARRY FEY, as an entertainment consultant, according the DENVER POST. Ascent CEO Charlie Lyons said Fey "initially will work wit

Tags: Colorado Avalanche, Denver Nuggets, People and Pop Culture

10/01/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

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Tags: ESPN, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

09/30/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

Reebok Int''l named JOHN WARDLEY as Dir of Worldwide Advertising. Wardley was the Senior Ad Dir at the Coca-Cola Co. (AD AGE, 9/29)....CO-based Chartwell Int''l named J. WILLIAM GRIMES Chair of its su

Tags: Coca-Cola, ESPN, News Corp./Fox, Reebok, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

09/30/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

ANDRE AGASSI was on "The Tonight Show" last night. Agassi, on whether he would do TV commentary: "I''d love to see the sport have better commentary but I''m not sure how I would enjoy actually doing i

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09/29/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

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Tags: CBS, San Diego Padres, Seattle Seahawks, People and Pop Culture, Viacom, Vulcan Ventures

09/26/97
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09/26/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

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