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05/29/96
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Nike CEO PHIL KNIGHT has donated $25M to his alma matter, the Univ. of Oregon, to be used toward construction of a new Law School Center and professors'' endowment fund. UO President Dave Frohnmayer:

Tags: ABC, ESPN, NBA, Nike, Orlando Magic, RDV Sports, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

05/29/96
CORPORATE WORLD OF ROGER PENSKE EXPLORED BY N.Y. TIMES

The multi-billion dollar "transportation empire" of ROGER PENSKE was examined by the N.Y. TIMES on Sunday. In addition to the publicly traded Penske Motorsports Inc. (which includes speedways in MI, C

Tags: Int'l Speedway Corp., People and Pop Culture

05/24/96
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Microsoft Co-founder and Blazers Owner PAUL ALLEN, who signed an exclusive 14-month option to purchase the Seahawks last month, has invested in Capstone Turbine Corp. through his Vulcan Ventures Inc.

Tags: ABC, ESPN, Houston Rockets, Microsoft, Nike, Seattle Seahawks, People and Pop Culture, Vulcan Ventures, Walt Disney

05/24/96
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

GREG MILLARD was promoted to Manager, Marketing Services at Old Greenwich, CT-based Twenty-First Century Marketing Group, Inc. He was previously Account Dir (21 Marketing).

Tags: People and Pop Culture

05/23/96
NAMES IN THE NEWS

DEION SANDERS will reportedly receive $2M to star in an action flick that begins filming February ''97 (PEOPLE DAILY, 5/22)....In court papers filed yesterday, JOY CULVERHOUSE, wife of the late Bucs o

Tags: People and Pop Culture, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

05/23/96
QUINN BUCKNER TO HEAD SPORTS EXECUTIVE SEARCH FIRM

QUINN BUCKNER has joined Ward Howell International, an executive search firm to establish a new Sports Practice Group. Buckner will be responsible for establishing the Sports Practice Group, which wil

Tags: People and Pop Culture

05/23/96
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

IAN CHARLTON joins NBA Canada in the newly created position of Licensing Assistant (NBA)....NFL Players Inc. announced the following appointments: DAMON CALDWELL, Asst VP; HOWARD SKALL, Asst VP; CLAY

Tags: AHL, Anheuser Busch, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, NBA, NFL, People and Pop Culture, Toronto Maple Leafs

05/22/96
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

CATHERINE WEEDEN has been named Asst GM for Sunshine Network. Previously, Weeden served as Dir of Marketing and Affiliate Relations at the network (Sunshine Network)....DON MAHONEY, SI''s New York Adv

Tags: MLS, New York Jets, Arizona Coyotes, Sports Illustrated, People and Pop Culture

05/22/96
FAVRE'S ADDICTION FEATURED IN SI

Packers QB BRETT FAVRE and his addiction to pain killers and alcohol is featured in the current issue of SI by Peter King. ROBERT HUIZENGA, former Raiders team doctor and past President of the NFL Phy

Tags: Green Bay Packers, NFL, Oakland Raiders, Sports Illustrated, People and Pop Culture

05/22/96
SEYMOUR KNOX III, CHAIRMAN OF NHL'S SABRES, DIES

Sabres Chair Seymour Knox III died today at the age of 70. Knox''s contributions to the NHL were praised by NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman, who credited the team''s founder with "vision," "wisdom," and

Tags: Buffalo Sabres, NHL, People and Pop Culture

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