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USOC FACES MORE OVERHAUL AS BILL HYBL SET TO STEP DOWN

USOC President Bill Hybl said yesterday at the organization''s annual meetings that he will not seek re- election next year, "completing a major transition" and joining Exec Dir Dick Schultz and forme

Tags: NBA, NHL, Olympics, SLOC, USOC

10/25/99
SOCCER TOUR BEGINS, HITS STEELTOWN AND THE MOTOR CITY

The U.S. women''s soccer team defeated the World Stars 9-6 in front of 9,875 fans in the opening match of the Toys ''R'' Us Victory Tour at Pittsburgh''s Civic Arena Friday (THE DAILY). In Pittsburgh,

Tags: Dallas Stars, Events and Attractions, Palace Sports & Entertainment, Southwest Sports Group

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SAN ANTONIO TOPS NC FOR PAN AM BID; WILL NEW ARENA BE KEY?

The USOC Board Of Dirs voted Saturday to select San Antonio over Raleigh-Durham as the U.S. bid city for the 2007 Pan Am Games. San Antonio will join a yet-to-be- determined field of bid cities from N

Tags: Olympics, USOC

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EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

MORE CHANGES AT FLEET: The SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL''s Daniel Kaplan reports that GREG CLARK "will now run" Fleet Boston Corp.''s sports group, replacing SCOTT POIRIER. Kaplan notes that Poirer "will no

Tags: ESPN, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

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AFTER GOING BACK AND FORTH, MCDONALD'S RE-UPS NASCAR DEAL

McDonald''s will renew its sponsorship deal with NASCAR, according to Bernstein & Lombardo of the SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL, who write that the move comes "to the surprise of industry insiders who believ

Tags: Burger King, McDonalds, NASCAR, R J Reynolds

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CUBS CAUGHT PUTTING UP PREMATURE NEWS ON BAYLOR ON WEB SITE

In an "unusual case of jumping the cyber-gun," an "official" announcement stating that the Cubs had named Don Baylor as their manager "was accessible through the Cubs'' official Web site Friday," acco

Tags: Chicago Cubs, Media

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MEDIA NOTES

TV MONITOR: Last night''s 11:00pm ET edition of ESPN''s "SportsCenter" led with 49ers-Vikings, followed by Packers- Chargers. The first non-NFL story, at 8:03 into the broadcast, was Rockets F Charles

Tags: Dallas Cowboys, ESPN, Green Bay Packers, HBO, Houston Rockets, Minnesota Vikings, News Corp./Fox, NFL, PGA Tour, San Diego Chargers, San Francisco 49ers, Showtime, Sports Illustrated, Media, Time Warner, Walt Disney, Washington Redskins

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FOR REEBOK, WILL FRANCIS BE THE ANSWER TO THE ANSWER, MAN?

Reebok has inked a three-year endorsement deal with Rockets rookie G Steve Francis, according to Terry Lefton of BRANDWEEK, who reports that sources "close to" Francis said that he "would receive a ba

Tags: Comcast-Spectacor, Houston Rockets, Philadelphia 76ers, Reebok

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OSCAR GOODMAN EVER THE OPTIMIST ON BRINGING TEAM TO VEGAS

Las Vegas Mayor Oscar Goodman was profiled on CNN/SI''s "Page One" by Nick Charles, who reported that Goodman''s "latest wager is that he can lure the NBA and NHL to a town that can''t pave over the d

Tags: Franchises, NBA, NHL, Sports Illustrated, Time Warner

10/25/99
USOC SPONSOR US WEST INKS CAMMI GRANATO THROUGH 2002

U.S. women''s hockey team member Cammi Granato has signed an endorsement deal with US West through 2002. Granato will appear in company ads and make personal appearances at company-related activities.

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