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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 30 / 14

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05/15/96
MAGIC JOHNSON HANGS UP HIS SNEAKERS, AGAIN

MAGIC JOHNSON''s decision to retire a third time came without warning Tuesday, even to Lakers management, according to the L.A. TIMES. Johnson: "I am going out on my own terms, something I couldn''t s

Tags: ESPN, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, Orlando Magic, RDV Sports, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

05/15/96
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The Orange Bowl Committee has elected nine new members and a member-at-large: Marlins President DONALD SMILEY; BARRY KATES of Miami Motorsports Joint Venture; ROBERT BEATTY; THOMAS DANIEL; MICHAEL DYE

Tags: Miami Marlins, People and Pop Culture

05/14/96
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Polls give former tennis star ILIE NASTASE a wide lead in the race for mayor of Bucharest, Romania (N.Y. TIMES, 5/13)....Marquee Group President & CEO BOB GUTKOWSKI will serve as Honorary Chair of the

Tags: Miami Marlins, Miami Dolphins, NBA, People and Pop Culture, Utah Jazz

05/14/96
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

St. John''s Univ. Sports Information Dir FRANK RACANIELLO has resigned. St. John''s AD EDWARD MANETTA said through a spokesperson that Racaniello is seeking outside opportunities, but sources say Raca

Tags: Baltimore Orioles, Cleveland Indians, People and Pop Culture

05/13/96
DOLE-RODMAN? "SNL" TABS THEIR OWN '96 DREAM TEAM

"Saturday Night Live''s" NORM MACDONALD, as BOB DOLE, announced his VP pick this weekend -- DENNIS RODMAN. Rodman, shirtless with a feather boa: "I''m running for Vice President. And if you don''t lik

Tags: NBC, People and Pop Culture

05/13/96
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Through multiple lawsuits, JOY MCCANN CULVERHOUSE, widow of late Bucs Owner HUGH CULVERHOUSE, has sued the three trustees charged with managing her husband''s estate. In one suit, she claims attorney

Tags: CFL, New York Jets, People and Pop Culture, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

05/13/96
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The White Sox have named BOB GRIM Dir of Marketing and Broadcasting (White Sox)....Spalding has named SCOTT CREELMAN as Senior VP & GM for Top-Flite Professional Golf Worldwide, MIKE MCAULIFFE as Busi

Tags: Chicago White Sox, Acushnet, Reebok, Russell Athletic, People and Pop Culture

05/10/96
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Former Tigers pitcher DENNY MCLAIN and two partners have been indicted on charges of conspiracy and pension theft with regard to the transfer of $12M of their meat packing company''s pension funds (DE

Tags: Detroit Tigers, Oakland Raiders, People and Pop Culture

05/10/96
BLACK SPORTS AGENTS ASSOCIATION TO GATHER IN JUNE

The Black Sports Agents Association will holds its first general meeting on June 16 in Oakland. The group was brought together originally by Rev. JESSE JACKSON and the Rainbow Coalition and has held s

Tags: People and Pop Culture

05/09/96
NAMES IN THE NEWS

The informant who allegedly videotaped Cowboys WR MICHAEL IRVIN buying drugs was placed under a gag order Wednesday by Dallas judge MANNY ALVAREZ ("SportsCenter," ESPN, 5/8)....The five finalists for

Tags: ABC, Chicago Bulls, Comcast-Spectacor, Dallas Cowboys, ESPN, NBA, Oakland Athletics, Philadelphia 76ers, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

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