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07/09/97
FEDERAL PROSECUTORS REPORTEDLY INVESTIGATING JOHN SPANO

U.S. Justice Department lawyers "have asked for copies of court documents involving allegations of fraud against would-be" Islanders Owner John Spano, and "sources confirmed that federal prosecutors h

Tags: Franchises, New York Islanders, NHL

07/09/97
BARRY DILLER LATEST NAME TO GO SHOPPING FOR THE MARLINS

A source with FL-based Home Shopping Network said Tuesday that the company, led by Chair Barry Diller, "is considering bidding for the Marlins," according to Barry Jackson of the MIAMI HERALD. The "hi

Tags: Miami Marlins, Franchises, MLB

07/09/97
MEDIA NOTES

In Boston, Manley & Jensen report that WEEI-AM did not renew Celtics announcer Spencer Ross''s contract and instead signed a multiyear deal with Howard David to handle play-by- play (BOSTON GLOBE, 7/9

Tags: ABC, Baltimore Orioles, Boston Celtics, Canadian Broadcasting Corp., ESPN, IBM, NBA, Media, Toronto Blue Jays, Walt Disney, WNBA

07/09/97
IGOLF WON'T LEAVE HOME WITHOUT A FINANCIAL SERVICES SPONSOR

iGOLF, the Internet site which provides golf coverage and information resources, has signed a sponsorship deal with AmEx to promote American Express Financial Direct, the company''s online brokerage s

Tags: American Express, Time Warner

07/09/97
IS THE MARQUEE GROUP EYEING MORE CAPITAL FOR NEW DEALS?

Despite recently acquiring ProServ, The Marquee Group "is not finished" in its acquisition plan, according to Patrick Harverson of the FINANCIAL TIMES. Marquee "will soon" raise $50-60M in a secondary

Tags: IMG, PepsiCo

07/09/97
IIHF IN-LINE CHAMPIONSHIP ANNOUNCES NINE NEW SPONSORS

The International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) In-Line Hockey World Championship announced it has reached agreements with nine additional sponsors for the July 17-25 tournament in Anaheim, CA. Joining

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Coca-Cola, MBNA America Bank, News Corp./Fox, Toyota

07/09/97
MOUSE LOOSES OUT IN PRO BOWL QUEST AS GAME STAYS IN HAWAII

Hawaii will continue to host the NFL Pro Bowl for four years with a fifth contest at Aloha Stadium "an option," after "a strong challenge" from Walt Disney, the city of Orlando and ABC, according to J

Tags: ABC, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NFL, Walt Disney

07/09/97
LEAGUE NOTES

The NV State Athletic Commission hearing, which will announce Mike Tyson''s punishment for biting Evander Holyfield, will be carried live today at 12:15pm ET by CNN, CNN/SI, MSNBC, ESPN, ESPNews and C

Tags: ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, LPGA, NFL, Sports Illustrated, Time Warner, Walt Disney

07/09/97
SAN DIEGO CAN SAY WHY IT GOES TO EXTREMES

San Diego and ESPN officials "have said they would like" the X Games to take place in San Diego again next year, according to Caitlin Rother in the SAN DIEGO UNION- TRIBUNE. An agreement "could be rea

Tags: ESPN, Media, Walt Disney

07/09/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

JAY GROSSMAN, Dir of Hockey Ops for Athletes & Artists, has been named VP/Marquee Hockey, a new division of The Marquee Group (The Marquee Group)....LISA OLSON has been hired by the N.Y. Daily News as

Tags: New England Patriots, New York Mets, New York Yankees, PGA Tour, People and Pop Culture, YankeeNets

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