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12/08/97
DOES BEING A LAME DUCK LEAD TO LOTS OF TIME ON THE GREENS?

In an exclusive interview in the N.Y. TIMES, PRESIDENT CLINTON''s passion for the game of golf was noted by Berke & Broder as he moves in to the latter part of his Presidency. U.S. Senator John Breaux

Tags: People and Pop Culture

12/08/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The MLS Wizards are expected to announce DOUG NEWMAN, a "top executive" at adidas, as their new GM today (K.C. STAR, 12/7)....Target-Chip Ganassi Racing announced the resignation of MICHAEL KNIGHT, VP

Tags: People and Pop Culture, Washington Nationals

12/08/97
SPREWELL, PART II: EDITORIALS PRAISE NBA'S PUNISHMENT

Wizards Owner Abe Pollin "became the first" NBA owner to say that he would consider signing Latrell Sprewell, according to Ric Bucher of the WASHINGTON POST. Pollin: "I would never close the door on s

Tags: Dallas Stars, Golden State Warriors, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA, Southwest Sports Group

12/08/97
WORD ON THE STREET: NIKE TRADING TO MIXED REVIEWS

Nike stock value was examined by MA-based Dreman Value Management Money Manager John Dorfman for BLOOMBERG BUSINESS NEWS. Dorfman noted that Nike has seen its stock fall 20% this year, and that with S

Tags: Finance, Nike

12/08/97
NYC GAMES TO OFFER TRACK ATHLETES GOODWILL, AND CASH TO BOOT

The Goodwill Games announced that $1.8M in prize money will be awarded for track and field events at next year''s event, set to take place July 18-August 2 in N.Y., according to Frank Litsky of the N.

Tags: Events and Attractions

12/08/97
FRANCHISE NOTES

NFL: Yesterday''s Packers-Bucs game attracted a Houlihan Stadium record crowd of 73,523, with an estimated 30,000 Green Bay fans on hand (TAMPA TRIBUNE, 12/8)....The crowd of 73,446 at yesterday''s Pa

Tags: Buffalo Bills, Chicago Bears, Edmonton Oilers, Franchises, Green Bay Packers, Jacksonville Jaguars, New England Patriots, New Jersey Devils, News Corp./Fox, NFL, NHL, Seattle Seahawks, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Vulcan Ventures, YankeeNets

12/08/97
IN SETTLEMENT, JIM IRSAY GETS TOTAL CONTROL OF COLTS

The "bitter fight" over the estate of Colts Owner Robert Irsay ended Friday, according to Welton Harris of the INDIANAPOLIS STAR-NEWS. Under terms of the settlement, Irsay''s son, Jim, will keep the t

Tags: Franchises, Indianapolis Colts, NFL

12/08/97
SHOWTIME ME THE MONEY! REEBOK AD TO RUN IN "JERRY MAGUIRE"

When TriStar''s "Jerry Maguire" appears on Showtime next month, it will be 47 seconds longer than it was in theatres, according to the AP. The film will now end with a fictional Reebok commercial that

Tags: Reebok, Showtime

12/08/97
POLITICIANS SAY THUMBS DOWN TO STATE AID FOR PACKERS

"Still stinging from the political battle over funding" for the new Brewers ballpark, "key" legislators and WI Gov. Tommy Thompson said Friday that the Packers "might have a tough time getting state f

Tags: Facilities, Green Bay Packers, Milwaukee Brewers

12/08/97
HURRICANES' "STRUGGLE" IN CAROLINA GETS FRONT-PAGE ATTENTION

The Hurricanes'' move from Hartford to NC so far "has been a struggle," according to Bryan Gruley of the WALL STREET JOURNAL, who examines the team''s move in a front-page feature. Gruley: "To claim i

Tags: Carolina Hurricanes, Franchises, Gale Force Holdings, NHL

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