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Prosecutors and attorneys for Bernie Ecclestone are "in talks about a possible deal to end" the F1 CEO's bribery trial in Germany. His defense team today called for "proceedings to be closed, citing a lack of evidence that Ecclestone was criminally responsible and asserting that the proc...
DAVE CECUTTI has joined Big Hurt Enterprises of Chicago to head its Recruiting and Client Development Division. He is a former assistant basketball coach at Ohio State (Big Hurt)....HiPPO golf named G
TIGER WOODS announced yesterday his intention to turn professional, and will hold a news conference today to formally announce his decision. Woods faxed a statement to officials of the Greater Milwauk
PHIL JACKSON hosted a party Monday honoring former teammate and U.S. Senator BILL BRADLEY (D-NJ) at MICHAEL JORDAN''S Restaurant in Chicago. Jackson on Bradley: "He went on to bigger and better things
Golfer Tiger Woods has reportedly decided to begin his pro career, according to Larry Dorman of the N.Y. TIMES. It "will start" with a deal with Nike worth $40M over the next five years, and his "comi
Sports Marketing Letter''s annual "Ten Most Wanted List," based on endorsement earnings, was released with the following ''96 earning potential results: MICHAEL JORDAN ($38M), SHAQUILLE O''NEAL ($23M)
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The Marlins announced the resignation of Media Relations Dir CHUCK POOL. He had been with the team since ''92. His duties will be assumed by RON COLANGELO (USA TODAY, 8/27)....AL LAMACCHIA, Blue Jays
STEPHEN BRUNT, sports columnist for the Toronto GLOBE & MAIL, has written "Diamond Dreams: 20 Years of Blue Jays Baseball," released by Viking. The GLOBE & MAIL''s William Humber: "''Diamond Dreams''
TIGER WOODS won an unprecedented third consecutive U.S. Amateur Championship, in what Larry Dorman of the N.Y. TIMES characterized as "a comeback as dramatic as any in the annals of golf." Dorman note
Olympic gymnastic coach BELA KAROLYI will appear on the MTV Video Music Awards on September 4 as a "coach" to DENNIS RODMAN, HOOTIE & THE BLOWFISH, ALANIS MORISETTE AND SNOOP DOGGY DOGG (N.Y.POST, 8/2
Starwave Corp. named ALEX ALBEN as VP/Business Affairs & General Counsel and SUSAN MULCAHY as VP/Entertainment Group (INSIDE MEDIA, 8/25)....GIB FORD, formerly of Converse, has joined Bob Woolf Associ