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08/06/97
CENTRAL HOCKEY LEAGUE NAMES IHL'S BERRY AS NEW COMMISSIONER

The CHL named IHL Senior VP/Hockey Ops Tom Berry as its new commissioner, replacing Monte Miron, who resigned in June. Berry had been with the IHL for 12 years, where he originally served as the leagu

Tags: CHL, Leagues and Governing Bodies

08/06/97
SPORTS POWER PLAYERS IN THE NEWS

PAUL ALLEN is selling 5.45 million shares of Microsoft stock, according to an SEC filing. At yesterday''s closing price of $143.31 a share, the sale would be worth around $781M. A spokesperson for All

Tags: Microsoft, Phoenix Suns, People and Pop Culture, Visa

08/06/97
LEAGUE NOTES

The NHL has hired Arnold Burns of Proskauer Rose for "assistance in screening ownership candidates" (Dan Wasserman, Newark STAR-LEDGER, 8/5)....The Mets are demonstrating "an early reluctance to endor

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLB, New York Mets, NFL, NHL

08/06/97
NBC'S OLYMPIC DEAL WITH USOC CONTAINS PROFIT SHARING

NBC Sports President Dick Ebersol "confirmed his network''s deals" with the USOC have "a profit sharing component that kicks in for the 2004, ''06 and ''08 games, according to Dan Wasserman of the New

Tags: NBA, NBC, NFL, Olympics, USOC

08/06/97
STADIUM NOTES

In Minneapolis, the City Council''s Intergovernmental Relations Committee approved a resolution backing Mayor Sharon Sayles Belton''s proposal to offer city, county and Park Board land by the Mississi

Tags: Facilities, Minnesota Twins

08/06/97
METRO-DADE AND MIAMI MAYORS NEAR DEAL FOR ARENA LAND SALE

Metro-Dade and Miami officials "are close to a new, scaled-down deal for prime bayfront land -- rescuing a Miami Heat arena, but setting aside the dream of a Maritime Park with cruise ships and retail

Tags: Facilities, Miami Heat

08/06/97
PUBLISHING NOTES: SUGAR RAY HAS A STORY TO TELL

In the N.Y. POST, Michael Shain reports that "at least three publishers are said to be in the hunt" for the rights to publish Sugar Ray Leonard''s life story. Shain adds that Leonard has promised edit

Tags: Kansas City Chiefs, Media

08/06/97
FORMER CANADIENS GM SAVARD EXPRESSES INTEREST IN EXPOS

Expos President Claude Brochu "did not go out of his way last night to toss cold water" on reports that former Canadiens GM Serge Savard "is interested in taking an active part" in the construction of

Tags: Franchises, Montreal Canadiens

08/06/97
CASTING CALL COMPLETE FOR RODMAN FILM; NEW FLICK ON HOCKEY

ABC has completed its casting for "Bad As I Wanna Be: The DENNIS RODMAN Story." DWAYNE ADWAY ("Second Noah") will play Rodman, DANIEL HUGH-KELLY ("Hardcastle and McCormack") will play Rodman''s colleg

Tags: ABC, Pittsburgh Penguins, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

08/06/97
RAVENS CONSIDER 25-BY-100-FOOT SCOREBOARDS FOR NEW STADIUM

The Ravens and the MD Stadium Authority met yesterday with reps Montreal-based Saco Controls about possibly installing two video scoreboards in the end zones of the team''s new stadium that would be 2

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Facilities

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