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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 11 / 25 / 14

Mavericks Owner Mark Cuban will appear in a one-on-one interview on HBO's "Real Sports" at 9:00pm ET.

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02/06/96
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STEPHEN BOLLENBACH was named President and CEO of Hilton Hotels. He was CFO at Walt Disney Co. and was "instrumental" in the $19B purchase of Capital Cities/ABC (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 2/5)....Appointme

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02/05/96
NAMES IN THE NEWS

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02/02/96
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The Nuggets have promoted TODD ELEY to General Manager. Eley was formerly Assistant GM. The team also appointed former Univ. of S.F. coach JIM BROVELLI to Dir of Player Development (Colorado Springs G

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02/02/96
NAMES IN THE NEWS

OLIVER STONE, an "ardent 49er fan," is looking into making a movie on life in the NFL, based on a screenplay by former tight end JAMIE WATSON and freelance sportswriter RICHARD WEINER (Peter King, SI,

Tags: ESPN, NFL, Pittsburgh Pirates, Sports Illustrated, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

02/01/96
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RICK DUDLEY, formerly Senior VP & COO NHL Enterprises, has assumed the title of President, NHL Enterprises. Dudley will continue to lead the NHL''s marketing and merchandising operations, including li

Tags: Atlanta Braves, Atlanta Hawks, Detroit Tigers, Houston Astros, NHL, People and Pop Culture, Time Warner

02/01/96
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01/31/96
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01/31/96
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01/30/96
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