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02/09/98
GAMES OPEN WITH POMP AND CIRCUMSTANCE AND BEETHOVEN

"On the site of a battle fought between two 16th Century Japanese warlords, with the threat of a U.S. attack on Iraq hanging over the world, the final Olympic Games of the 20th Century began Saturday

Tags: IOC, Olympics

02/09/98
OILERS WANT TO OPT OUT OF MEMPHIS LEASE FOR VANDY STADIUM

The NFL Oilers "are trying to buy out the second and last year of their lease with the Liberty Bowl" in Memphis so they can play next season at Vanderbilt Stadium in Nashville, according to John McCla

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Cablevision, Edmonton Oilers, Franchises, New York Liberty, NFL

02/09/98
ETM ADDS MLB RANGERS TO ITS GROWING ROSTER OF KIOSK USERS

The MLB Rangers will sell tickets by mid-April via electronic kiosks at 60 Kroger supermarkets in North TX, according to Richard Alm of the DALLAS MORNING NEWS. The kiosks are provided by CA-based ETM

Tags: Franchises, Southwest Sports Group, Texas Rangers

02/09/98
COLANGELO FEELS BURKE'S VIEW IS OBSTRUCTED

Suns CEO Jerry Colangelo said that "complaints" from Coyotes Owner Richard Burke about obstructed-view seating at America West Arena are "counterproductive" and "unfair," according to Bob Young of the

Tags: Facilities, Phoenix Coyotes, Phoenix Suns

02/09/98
NAMES IN THE NEWS

In Boston, Ron Borges reports that MAGIC JOHNSON has joined with former NFL player SEAN JONES to form an athlete representation company. Johnson has signed UCLA DB SHAUN WILLIAMS. In other agent news,

Tags: NFL, Orlando Magic, RDV Sports, People and Pop Culture

02/09/98
NBA ALL-STAR WEEKEND, PART III: QUALITY OF PLAY CRITICIZED

On the front page of Sunday''s N.Y. TIMES, Mike Wise wrote the NBA game "is ailing," as "fewer players shoot very well," and coaches and team execs feel "the falloff results in part from the prolifera

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA

02/09/98
NOT A HAPPY WEEKEND IN THE HIVE: TWO HORNETS FACE CHARGES

Hornets F ANTHONY MASON was released from a Queens (NY) jail Sunday night on $20,000 bond, according to Chandler, Bonnell & Laye of the CHARLOTTE OBSERVER. Mason has been "formally charged with statut

Tags: Cablevision, New Orleans Pelicans, New York Knicks, People and Pop Culture

02/09/98
TOP MARKETS FROM FRIDAY'S OPENING CEREMONIES

The following lists preliminary overnight ratings for Friday''s Opening Ceremonies of the top six cities among Nielsen Sports Marketing''s 38 metered markets. Since these numbers are preliminary, they

Tags: Nielsen, The Back of the Book

02/09/98
OLYMPIC NOTES

U.S. Women''s ice hockey team player Cammi Granato continues to be a media favorite, being profiled in the BOSTON GLOBE (2/7) and featured with her teammates in NEWSWEEK (2/16 issue). In Miami, Linda

Tags: CBS, Olympics, SportsLine.com, Viacom

02/09/98
TAGLIABUE SAYS HE MUST APPROVE HEADRICK'S DISMISSAL

NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue said Saturday that he has advised the current Vikings ownership group by fax that "no changes should be made in the status of president Roger Headrick''s managing of th

Tags: Franchises, Minnesota Vikings, NFL

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