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Who stands above all others in the sports business world? Submit your entry for the '15 SPORTS BUSINESS AWARDS by Friday, January 9 . We’re looking for the best in 15 categories, including: Sports Media Sports Television Digital Sports Media To see the full list of categorie...

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01/31/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The AFL named DAVID COOPER as VP/Media Relations. He had been Assistant Media Relations Dir with the Suns (AFL). ....CLAY MOSER resigned as the CBA''s Senior VP/Basketball Operations & Team Services t

Tags: AFL, Phoenix Suns, People and Pop Culture

01/31/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

SCOTTIE PIPPEN will appear on NBC''s "Chicago Sons" on February 12 (MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL, 1/30)....RIDDICK BOWE enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps. He reports to boot camp at Parris Island, S.C.,

Tags: CBS, ESPN, NBC, New York Mets, People and Pop Culture, Viacom, Walt Disney

01/30/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

MICHAEL JORDAN says that "at this moment" he plans to play again next season. Jordan: "I don''t see anything that says I won''t or that I will change my mind (CHICAGO TRIBUNE, 1/30)....Hall of Famer N

Tags: People and Pop Culture, WNBA

01/30/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

SportsFan Radio Network appointed MICHAEL EWING to the newly created position of President & COO. Ewing had previously been VP & GM of CBS Radio Network (SportsFan Radio Network)....KARA WATSON joined

Tags: CBS, NASCAR, News Corp./Fox, PepsiCo, People and Pop Culture, Viacom

01/29/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

NASCAR team owner and auto dealer RICK HENDRICK wants his money-laundering and fraud trial moved to Charlotte so he can be treated for leukemia (INDIANAPOLIS STAR-NEWS, 1/29)....LOU HOLTZ, on his plan

Tags: ATT, Cablevision, CBS, Green Bay Packers, Madison Square Garden, NASCAR, NBC, People and Pop Culture, Viacom

01/29/97
MR. JONES AND WIFE TARGET OF IRS PROBE

The IRS says Cowboys Owner JERRY JONES and his wife, GENE, owe nearly $7M in back taxes from ''92, plus more than $1M in penalties, according to David Markiewicz of the FT. WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM. The Jo

Tags: Dallas Cowboys, People and Pop Culture

01/29/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The Knicks named IAN MAHONEY Dir of Administration. Mahoney comes from BET, where he was Dir of Media Sales (Knicks)....U.S. Soccer named JIM MOORHOUSE Manager of Corporate Communications (U.S. Soccer

Tags: Cablevision, New York Knicks, People and Pop Culture

01/28/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

OKSANA BAIUL appeared in court and asked to be admitted to a special program for first-time drunken-driving offenders. (HARTFORD COURANT, 1/28). Baiul also appeared on the front page of USA TODAY, und

Tags: NBA, Reebok, People and Pop Culture

01/28/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

TIM BRUNSWICK has been promoted to Dir of Operations of the NAPBL. He was Assistant Dir of Operations. ERIC KRUPA was appointed Dir of Business & Finance of the NAPBL. Krupa had been with Walt Disney

Tags: People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

01/27/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

OKSANA BAIUL will make her first court appearance today at the West Hartford [CT] Superior Court. Baiul was charged with reckless driving and DUI on January 14 (HARTFORD COURANT, 1/27)....STEVE YOUNG

Tags: NBC, People and Pop Culture, Washington Nationals

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