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Friday Boxing announcer Michael Buffer will ring the NASDAQ Closing Bell to celebrate Saturday’s Gennady Golovkin - Daniel Geale championship bout at MSG. Late WGN Cubs and White Sox TV and radio announcer Jack Brickhouse will be honored during the afternoon Cardin...
JEROME HOLTZMAN, President of the Baseball Writers Association of America, has been selected to the Baseball Hall of Fame''s Veterans Committee (CHICAGO TRIBUNE, 8/20)....DENNIS RODMAN said he will ma
MICHAEL JOHNSON was named VP/Finance & Administration of NFL Properties. Prior to joining NFLP, he was CFO/VP at AT&T (NFL)....The Mighty Ducks have announced ROB SCICHILI as Manager, Media Services.
JASON KIDD will portray himself in the premiere of UPN''s "Sparks" on August 26 (PHILA. INQUIRER, 8/18). .....DENNIS RODMAN''S appearance in a Victoria Secret commercial with supermodel HELENA CHRISTE
GARY STEVENSON has been named President/Marketing & Media Group of NBA Properties, the marketing arm of the NBA. He will be responsible for all NBA marketing activities, including the NBA, USA Basketb
NORMAN TWAIN, who produced "Lean on Me," will co-produce a new Warner Bros. film about DWIGHT GOODEN. At a news conference in New York''s All-Star cafe, Twain commented, "I don''t think it''s a drugs
KERWIN HUDSON was named Dir of Broadcasting for the Heat. He will work on game broadcasts as well as public service announcements and sales and marketing (Heat)....The Atlantic 10 BRIAN COLLEARY as Pr
In NICK BOLLETTIERI''S new book "My Aces, My Faults," the tennis coach calls MONICA SELES'' family "the most demanding family" he''s ever dealt with and says ANDRE AGASSI''S harsh words about him "pro
JOE RHEIN, former Arizona Cardinal VP, was named Special Assistant to the President of the IHL Roadrunners (AP/ARIZONA REPUBLIC, 8/14).
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PETER THOMPSON has been named President & COO of international operations for PepsiCo (N.Y. TIMES, 8/14). ...The Knicks named CHRIS WEILLER as VP/Public Relations. ....PETE ELLIOTT will retire as Dire
Seahawks Owner KEN BEHRING settled a sexual harassment lawsuit brought against him by a former employee, PATRICIA PARKER, according to the SEATTLE TIMES. Although no details of the settlement were rel