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The L.A. REGISTER's Joseph Pimentel writes, " Fueling the high sales of athletic shoes are a number of factors : a consumer shift to lead an active lifestyle, a demand for innovative designs and technology, and attaining the latest exclusive sneakers" ( L.A. REGISTER ). Meanwhile, the N.Y. TIMES' Gr...
The NHL Kings named BILL O''FLAHERTY Dir of Player Personnel. O''Flaherty had been Athletic Dir at Clarkson Univ. for the past 11 years (Kings)....The American Bowling Congress elected ROGER DALKIN as
Women''s Sports + Fitness magazine released its list of the 20 Most Influential Women in Sports. All met at least one of the following: "They''re groundbreakers who''ve helped to change systems public
At Troon, four-day attendance at the British Open was 176,500, up from 161,000 when the tournament was last held there in ''89 (AP, 7/21)....The Colorado Silver Bullets women''s baseball team has rece
The NFL hopes a Bears-Steelers exhibition game this week in Dublin, Ireland, will draw between 35,000-40,000, according to Don Pierson of the CHICAGO TRIBUNE. NFL Dir of Int''l PR Pete Abitante said a
Oakland Football Marketing Association (OFMA) Marketing Dir Richard Rogers "is pushing" to make PSLs permanent, "hoping to lure fans to buy 20,000 empty football seats at the Coliseum," according to R
In Toronto, 69,210 attended CART''s Molson Indy event on Sunday, topping the ''96 total of 68,183 and setting an event record. The three-day total for the event was 164,406, which exceeded last year''
CNN/SI has added SportSim, "a free fantasy sports environment," to its web site located at http://www.CNNSI. com, according to Nzong Xiong of the N.Y. TIMES. SportSim is a joint venture between CNN/SI
In San Antonio, Dan Cook writes that the Spurs "are in desperate need of help if they are to remain in San Antonio for the long haul. As things now stand, they would be about a 3-1 underdog if a vote
In Chicago, Jay Mariotti, on DENNIS RODMAN: "He is past tense, way low on the hip quotient. Pop culture swiftly has moved on to something else. And today, we demand the Bulls move on, too" (CHICAGO SU
The USTA debuted a series of ads as part of a national TV campaign created by Grybauskas Beatrice, N.Y. "Tennis vs. Other Sports", a series of three 30-second spots that are part of a low seven-figure