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$45M – The amount Rivers Casino has contributed, to date, to the Sports & Exhibition Authority of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County for Consol Energy Center construction expenses, following the latest payment of $4.6M. By the time its agreement with SEA concludes in '38,...
MLBE officially named MARK GORRIS VP/Team Services. Gorris will serve as the marketing liaison between MLBE and the thirty clubs (MLB)....Anaheim Sports, Inc. named KEN WACHTER as VP/Sales & Marketing
Turnstile Publishing, publishers of Golfweek, promoted HENRY ROBINSON to publisher of the recently launched Golf & Travel (Golfweek)....MSG Network has named JOHN FEYRER Sales Manager for MSG Yankees
The Bulls'' DENNIS RODMAN has signed a contract with TED TURNER''S World Championship Wrestling and will team with HULK HOGAN in a match on a pay-per-view card in July. Rodman''s deal calls for a ring
Former Boston Univ. hockey player TRAVIS ROY, paralyzed from the neck down during his first college hockey game, is writing a book with SI''s ED SWIFT (BOSTON GLOBE, 3/9). ...This week''s NEWSWEEK loo
Starter CEO DAVID BECKERMAN is profiled in SPORTS ILLUSTRATED''S Northeast edition under the sub head "David Beckerman, CEO of Starter, Scores In Sports Apparel And High School Hoops." The piece focus
The NFL named former ABC production chief DENNIS LEWIN Senior VP/Broadcast Planning. Lewin will succeed current Senior VP/Broadcasting & Production VAL PINCHBECK as the league''s senior broadcasting e
WAYNE HUIZENGA and his Republic Industries are profiled in this morning''s N.Y. TIMES, a day after Republic announced the $55M purchase of a company that owns 12 car and truck dealerships in NJ (N.Y.
Packers Exec Dir of PR LEE REMMEL will return for his 24th season as publicist (MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL, 3/6) ....Polo Ralph Lauren named MARIAN SCHWINDEMAN Senior VP/Global Marketing. Tommy Hilfig
BOB KNIGHT, on how much longer he expects to coach: "Tomorrow. You know I never plan very far in advance." Knight, on his unsportsmanlike image: "I don''t think, and I gave up long ago, trying to be a
MAGIC JOHNSON will develop, produce and host a new syndicated late-night talk show for Twentieth TV, which may be on the air by next year, according to Jenny Hontz in DAILY VARIETY. Johnson and agent