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MLB MEETINGS, IV: SELIG TURNS UP THE HEAT ON EXPOS GROUP

Expos President Claude Brochu "grudgingly" agreed to extend his deadline to the end of October "to act on the agreement in principle" to transfer his 7.2% share of the team to Jeffrey Loria, according

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09/16/99
D'BACKS FACE ANTITRUST LAWSUIT BROUGHT ON BY PUBLISHER

Scott Fader, who publishes a D''Backs "alternative" game program, "Beat on Baseball," which he sells for $1 outside Bank One Ballpark, is suing the D''Backs in federal court, claiming the team "violat

Tags: Arizona Diamondbacks, Media

09/16/99
SOME WNBA EXPANSION TEAMS FIND SLOW GOING IN TICKET SALES

With a WNBA-mandated October 15 deadline to sell 5,500 season tickets approaching, the Portland franchise has currently sold 2,750 season tickets, according to Ryan White of the Portland OREGONIAN. Th

Tags: Franchises, WNBA

09/16/99
SPORTS MEDIA AND TECHNOLOGY '99 CONFERENCE IN N.Y.

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Tags: ABC, Classified Advertisements, Dallas Stars, ESPN, NFL, Southwest Sports Group, Sports Illustrated, Time Warner, Walt Disney

09/16/99
NHL GETS ITS WOODWORTH: FILLS VACANT NHLE PRESIDENT POSITION

The NHL has named RICHIE WOODWORTH as President of NHL Enterprises. Woodworth will oversee the NHL''s marketing and merchandising, including brand development, licensing, sponsorship programs and publ

Tags: NHL, People and Pop Culture

09/16/99
DEAN BONHAM FILES SUIT AGAINST DONALD STURM OVER BID ROLE

The Bonham Group President Dean Bonham filed suit in CO court yesterday, alleging that new Nuggets, Avalanche and Pepsi Center Owner Donald Sturm "took advantage of Bonham by not fulfilling an implied

Tags: Colorado Avalanche, Denver Nuggets, Franchises, PepsiCo

09/16/99
OLYMPIC NOTES

U.S. Drug Control Policy Dir Barry McCaffrey "criticized" the IOC''s "blueprint" for an int''l anti-doping agency, calling the IOC proposal "inadequate," saying he was "not on board" and accusing the

Tags: Bank of America, IOC, Olympics, US West/Qwest

09/16/99
SHOULD ALCOHOL SPONSOR COLLEGE ATHLETICS PROGRAMS?

Though the NCAA bans beer ads at its championship events, the Big 12 allows each school to decide "whether to accept alcohol advertising," according to Kent Pulliam of the K.C. STAR. Big 12 Commission

Tags: Colleges, NCAA

09/16/99
GARBER HOPES TO MAKE MLS MORE ENTERTAINING FOR FRINGE FANS

MLS unveiled its newly-designed Alan Rothenberg Championship Trophy, which was designed by Tiffany & Co, and will be awarded to the league champion at the conclusion of the November 21 MLS Cup at Foxb

Tags: AEG, Colorado Rapids, Columbus Crew, ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLS, NFL, Walt Disney

09/16/99
OH, MY ACHES AND WAYNES! TYLENOL TO PAY GRETZKY FOR CAMPAIGN

Wayne Gretzky will be paid an "undisclosed sum" for his role in an awareness campaign for osteoarthritis, in which "he is also promoting" Tylenol in TV ads, according to Abraham & MacDonald of the Tor

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