Upcoming Conferences and Events
Lions Owner William Clay Ford, Who Was "Extremely Loyal" To Detroit, Dies At 8803 / 10 / 14
Lions Owner & Chair WILLIAM CLAY FORD will be remembered as a "significant philanthropist, a family man and as an ardent Lions fan, who was loyal, extremely loyal, to his employees and his city," according to a front-page piece by Priddle, Laitner, Higgins & Birkett of the DETROIT FREE PRE...
JIMMY CONNORS and GUILLERMO VILAS hit the court today on Prime as part of "The Challenge" from Pebble Beach, co-produced by JACK NICKLAUS Productions and Connor''s Net Assets. JOHN MCENROE and BJORN B
Gart Sports in Denver has named DOUGLAS MORTON as President and CEO of the company, succeeding JOHN CHASE who resigned (DENVER POST, 5/17).... Converse has named THOMAS NELSON as Senior VP and MARK SH
IOC President JUAN ANTONIO SAMARANCH plans to visit Cambodia today to discuss the country''s pending participation in next year''s Atlanta Olympics (KYODO NEWS SERVICE, 5/17)....Pacers Head Coach LARR
The Bullets'' mascot, HOOPS, continues his "Sleepless ''Til Seacaucus" tour today, following a stopover in Philadelphia on Tuesday. Hoops, who is making the walk from USAir Arena in Landover, MD, to t
The Tampa Bay Devil Rays have narrowed their list for GM to three finalists, according to this morning''s TAMPA TRIBUNE. The remaining candidates: Expos GM KEVIN MALONE; Braves Asst GM CHUCK LAMAR, an
Blackhawks owner BILL WIRTZ is planning to build a 5,000 space parking lot on the grounds of the old Chicago Stadium. At $10 per space, the parking lot will be a welcome change from the old stadium wh
The Eagles have hired BOB ACKLES as Dir of Football Administration, making him "the third most powerful person in the organization" (PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, 5/16)....SUN BONDS, ex-wife of Giants OF BAR
Reebok International, Ltd. has announced JOHN ROGERS as new category director for outdoor, DUNCAN FINNIGAN as new category director for walking, and DON RAWSON as new U.S. soccer promotions manager ..
JERRY SLOAN has been tagged as an assistant basketball coach for LENNY WILKENS and the U.S. Olympic Basketball Team ("SportsCenter," ESPN, 5/12)....TOM ABRAMSON, VP of Marketing for Sega, on athletes
Pat O''Conner is COO of the NAPBL, the governing body for 19 minor baseball leagues consisting of 214 clubs throughout the U.S., Canada and Latin America. Since ''93, the NAPBL has managed a coordinat