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Nike CEO MARK PARKER "isn't going anywhere just yet, but an April shakeup in the executive ranks has set off speculation that an internal battle is brewing for the opportunity to succeed him," according to Matthew Townsend of BLOOMBERG NEWS. Nike President of Product & Merchandising MICH...
STEFFI GRAFF, from an interview in TENNIS MAGAZINE: "[Wimbledon] is my favorite place in the world and where I want to end my career" (TENNIS MAGAZINE, 6/14 issue). ...CASEY MARTIN has accepted a spon
Former Big 12 Conference Commissioner STEVE HATCHELL will become Commissioner of the Pro Rodeo Cowboys Association, beginning August 1 (DALLAS MORNING NEWS, 6/11). ...JOHN MCGUINESS was named the new
THE TRAGIC HOUR? In Baltimore, Milton Kent writes that as host of "The Magic Hour," MAGIC JOHNSON "has only shown the ability to fawn over his guests, who have, in turn, fawned over him. It''s almost
TIGER WOODS appeared live for one-hour on CNN''s "Larry King Live" last night. King asked Woods how he chooses the companies he partners with: "Reputable companies, companies I feel comfortable with.
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REGGIE WHITE and execs of the planned REGGIE WHITE STUDIOS (RWS) said yesterday that Denver "is being considered for at least a portion" of the new film and TV production company, according to Steve R
Callaway Golf''s Special Counsel LEONARD DECOF, who was brought on "in anticipation of a major confrontation" with the USGA over the technological advancements of golf clubs, "became involved because
Packers DE REGGIE WHITE is set to "unveil his plans" for a $100M film production and distribution studio based in Denver, according to Al Lewis of the DENVER POST. The new venture, called REGGIE WHITE
Monday night''s premiere of MAGIC JOHNSON''s "The Magic Hour" earned a 3.0/8 overnight rating, 20% higher than the 2.5/7 that "stations averaged during the May sweeps," according to Jonathan Davies of
APPOINTMENTS AT THE NTRA: The NTRA announced its new management team and senior staff: GREG AVIOLI, former General Counsel of ISES, was named Senior VP/Business Affairs. RICK BAEDEKER, most recently V
RICK TELANDER names his All-NBA writer basketball team this morning. His first team: MIKE WISE, N.Y. Times; JERRY BEMBRY, Baltimore Sun; ART THIEL, Seattle Post- Intelligencer; CHRIS BROUSSARD, Akron