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FL COUNTY TO SUE BUCS IF TEAM DOESN'T REVEAL LEASES

Three years after approving $318M in tax funding for a new stadium for the Bucs, the Hillsborough County Commission voted Wednesday to sue the team if it won''t "hand over copies of the leases for the

Tags: Facilities, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

01/14/99
NCAA PUTS THE KIBOSH ON BASEBALL CARD OF MI QB

Upper Deck "agreed to stop production" of a baseball card, which features Univ. of MI QB and minor league baseball player Drew Henson, after Henson''s family "pointed out a conflict with NCAA rules,"

Tags: NCAA, Upper Deck

01/14/99
FRANCHISE NOTES

In Nashville, Leon Tucker reported that the Predators "have struck a deal" to lease the "giant" sign above the Broadway-West End Avenue split for its "Hockey Tonk" ads, though no financial details wer

Tags: Franchises, IBL, Jacksonville Jaguars, Nashville Predators, NFL, Washington Redskins

01/14/99
HI-TECH CHUCKS? CONVERSE TO UNVEIL INNOVATION AT SUPER SHOW

MA-based Converse "plans to launch its first running shoe in years," according to Tony Munroe of REUTERS. Converse Chair & CEO Glenn Rupp said that the company "also plans to unveil a new shoe technol

Tags: Converse

01/14/99
NHL AND PLAYER AGENTS PREPARING FOR LABOR SHOWDOWN IN 2004?

While there''s still "a long way to go before" the NHL''s CBA expires after the 2003-2004 season, "it''s clear that both sides have begun to hunker down," according to Michael Felger of the BOSTON HER

Tags: Boston Bruins, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NHL

01/14/99
ARE D'BACKS' SEASON-TICKET HOLDERS HOLDING OUT?

Although the D''Backs have spent nearly $120M to upgrade their ballclub, the team "will fall far short of matching its season ticket total from its inaugural season," according to Pedro Gomez of the A

Tags: Arizona Diamondbacks, Atlanta Braves, Baltimore Orioles, Boston Red Sox, Chicago Cubs, Cleveland Indians, Colorado Rockies, Franchises, Los Angeles Dodgers, MLB, New York Yankees, News Corp./Fox, Tampa Bay Rays, Time Warner, YankeeNets

01/14/99
MARKETPLACE ROUND-UP

Sammy Sosa has become a spokesperson for CA-based Electronic Arts'' Triple Play 2000 video game (EA Sports). ...Nabisco''s SnackWell''s has signed as the "Official Snack" of the LPGA. SnackWell''s wil

Tags: ESPN, LPGA, Nabisco, Walt Disney

01/14/99
VAIL REVENUE HEADING DOWNHILL AFTER PALTRY SNOWFALL

Vail Resorts Inc. "anticipates" lower than expected fiscal ''99 and second quarter revenues due to "poor snow conditions" in the early winter, according to the DENVER POST. Vail Resorts estimates quar

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01/13/99
DAVID V. GOLIATH: D'ALESSANDRO CALLS ON IOC TO EXTEND PROBE

David D''Alessandro, President & COO of TOP Olympic sponsor John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance, said that the IOC must "extend its investigation of irregular bidding practices beyond" Salt Lake City a

Tags: IOC, John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance, NBC, Olympics

01/13/99
MEDIA NOTES

In N.Y., WWOR-XX''s Russ Salzberg was "forced" to cut short an interview with Mike Tyson when Tyson "launched into a series of X-rated answers that had to be bleeped out." When asked why he insisted o

Tags: And 1, Coca-Cola, General Motors, NBA, Reebok, Media

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