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12/18/97
WOMEN'S SPORTS FOUNDATION SEEKS DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC RELATIONS

National non-profit seeks Dir of PR with 3 to 5 years experience. Responsibilities include internal and external communications of the Foundation; schedule interviews; assists in creating pro-active f

Tags: Classified Advertisements

12/18/97
FACILITY NOTES

Devils Owner John McMullen will hold a press conference on Friday in response to a Newark Star-Ledger report that he has interest in a possible new arena in Hoboken, NJ (N.Y. TIMES, 12/18)....Penn Sta

Tags: Dallas Mavericks, Dallas Stars, Facilities, Indiana Pacers, New Jersey Devils, Southwest Sports Group, YankeeNets

12/18/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Wieden & Kennedy''s GARY KOEPKE, TOM BLESSINGTON and STACY WALL, who each work out of W&K''s N.Y. office, are featured in NEW YORK magazine''s "Innovators" section. NEW YORK calls W&K''s "SportsCenter

Tags: Chicago Cubs, IndyCar, People and Pop Culture, Wieden Kennedy

12/18/97
MEDIA NOTES

In San Diego, Fritz Quindt reported that the Chargers have signed a one-year deal with KFMB-FM making it their flagship radio station, "officially ending an 11-year run on" XTRA-AM. Although terms we

Tags: Chicago Cubs, Denver Broncos, ESPN, LPGA, MLB, News Corp./Fox, San Diego Chargers, San Diego Padres, San Francisco 49ers, Sports Illustrated, Media, Walt Disney

12/18/97
MARKETPLACE ROUND-UP

DEALS: Raptors F Walt Williams has signed a one-year shoe deal with Fila Canada. Williams, who will wear the Board Breaker sneaker, is Fila Canada''s first NBA endorser. He was wearing Nike (THE DAILY

Tags: AHL, Cablevision, Fila USA, Madison Square Garden, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, NBA, NFL, NHL, Nike, Toronto Raptors

12/18/97
OUI, MONSIEUR: NBC INKS EXTENSION TO STADE AT ROLAND GARROS

NBC has reached a new multi-year deal to continue its coverage of the French Open tennis championships. The new contract takes effect this May, when NBC will carry 17 hours of coverage over two weeken

Tags: NBC, News Corp./Fox, Media

12/18/97
THIS IS NOT YOUR FATHER'S CFL: LEAGUE DEBT FREE IN '98?

The CFL''s Board of Governors concluded its two days of meetings in Toronto and announced scheduling changes to be more "fan friendly," according to Tony Maraschiello of the TORONTO SUN. Maraschiello:

Tags: Canadian Broadcasting Corp., CFL, ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NFL, Walt Disney

12/18/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

F. MORGAN TAYLOR, JR. will replace JUDY BELL as USGA President. Taylor has been VP for three years (Mult., 12/18)....BILL JEMAS has been named Exec VP/MSG Properties. He was Founder & President of Bla

Tags: ATP, Cablevision, Madison Square Garden, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, People and Pop Culture, Toronto Raptors, USGA

12/18/97
LEAGUE NOTES

In St. Paul, Charley Walters writes the "latest word" is the NFL "will try to assist" Vikings President Roger Headrick "in acquiring financing" to become the team''s 30% managing partner (PIONEER PRES

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Minnesota Vikings, NFL, WNBA

12/18/97
FOX SPORTS NEWS REPORTS STERN IN TALKS WITH COCHRAN

NBA Commissioner David Stern "has met several times this week" with Latrell Sprewell''s attorney Johnnie Cochran, according to John Walls of "Fox Sports News." Walls added that Stern "hopes to find a

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA, News Corp./Fox, Sports Illustrated

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