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84%  – Percentage of respondents to a poll on BUFFALONEWS.com who want Terry Pegula to be the Bills' next owner. Following Pegula, Donald Trump earned 6% of votes,  Jon Bon Jovi  and his Toronto group 3%, Tom Golisano 3%, and a "yet-to-be-discussed owner" 2%. At ...

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12/07/94
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Knicks forward ANTHONY MASON is being sued for allegedly punching a fan outside a New York bar. Loughlin claims he was giving advice to Mason on how to improve his jump shot, and Mason responded by sl

Tags: Cablevision, ESPN, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA, New York Knicks, PGA Tour, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

12/06/94
SUPERSTAR ATHELTES PLAN FOR LIFE AFTER PLAYING DAYS

With the headline "Compounded Interest Are Our Favorite Words," FORBES looks at sports stars who "favor equity instead of cash for endorsement deals." Using such well-known personalities as Isiah Thom

Tags: Bank of America, IMG, NBA, Phoenix Suns, People and Pop Culture

12/06/94
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The Marlins promoted DeJON WATSON to baseball operations assistant, giving him administrative responsibility on the major- league level and in the scouting department (MIAMI HERALD, 12/6)....JAY BURZO

Tags: Miami Marlins, People and Pop Culture

12/06/94
NAMES IN THE NEWS

IOC President JUAN ANTONIO SAMARANCH said he will not run for re-election in 1997 (MIAMI HERALD, 12/6)....JIMMY JOHNSON will be in Tampa tonight (but not to see the Bucs). He will be one of several Fo

Tags: CBS, IOC, News Corp./Fox, Phoenix Suns, People and Pop Culture, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Viacom

12/05/94
RARE MUSCULAR DISEASE FORCES CYCLIST LEMOND TO RETIRE

GREG LEMOND announced his retirement from cycling because of mitochondrial myopathy. Lemond was interviewed today on "CBS This Morning." On his impact on the sport: "I know that when I first started c

Tags: CBS, People and Pop Culture, Viacom

12/05/94
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Miss America, HEATHER WHITESTON will perform the National Anthem in Sign Language at Super Bowl XXIX (NFL)....MELLISA ETHERIDGE asked Madison Square Garden officials that she wanted Martina Navratilov

Tags: Cablevision, ESPN, Madison Square Garden, Nabisco, NFL, NHL, Nike, PepsiCo, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

12/05/94
FORMER MLB PROPERTIES HEAD ADDRESSES HIS DEPARTURE

RICK WHITE, who had headed MLB Properties since 1988 until leaving last January, spoke with BRANDWEEK features editor Terry Lefton and sports marketer Brandon Steiner on his departure. White now runs

Tags: Anheuser Busch, MLB, People and Pop Culture

12/05/94
FORBES HIGHEST PAID ATHLETES LIST

Forbes Magazine list the 40 athletes who earned the most money in 1994 in their December 19 issue. Salary/Winning includes salary, prize money and earned incentive bonuses. Endorsements include licens

Tags: People and Pop Culture

12/02/94
NIKE SPORTS MANAGEMENT: PART II

Here is the second part of our conversation with Terdema Ussery, President of Nike Sports Management: THE DAILY: Do basketball players have more appeal internationally because of the NBA''s efforts? U

Tags: NBA, Nike, People and Pop Culture

12/02/94
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

KAREN FELDMAN is the first woman to be named Exec Dir of the WTA Tour Players Association (MIAMI HERALD, 12/1).... PETER CARFAGNA has been named IMG General Counsel and Senior VP (IMG)....JAMEE TODD h

Tags: IMG, People and Pop Culture

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