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06/30/97
S.D. ATTORNEY LOOKS TO BLOW THE WHISTLE ON PORT COMMISSION

San Diego attorney Mike Aguirre has asked the CA Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) to "investigate the unanimous decision" by the San Diego Port Commission "to allocate up to $500,000 to the

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies

06/30/97
PBA STRIKES DEAL TO MOVE TO CBS AFTER 36 YEARS ON ABC

The Pro Bowlers Tour will switch to CBS next year after 36 years on ABC, according to Dick Evans in the MIAMI HERALD. CBS will carry eight PBA telecasts as part of a one-year deal, with CBS holding a

Tags: ABC, CBS, ESPN, PBA, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney

06/30/97
HOLYFIELD-TYSON PART I: SHOWTIME APPLAUDED FOR COVERAGE

As the investigations of Saturday''s Evander Holyfield- Mike Tyson rematch continue, Ken Rodriguez of the MIAMI HERALD reports that Tyson "could stand to lose millions more than any fine the Nevada At

Tags: CBS, Showtime, Media, SportsLine.com, Viacom

06/30/97
STADIUM NOTES

In Denver, Mark Kiszla, on the imminent agreement for the Pepsi Center: "A new arena ... can guarantee only one significant change in a sporting event''s entertainment value for fans: Ticket prices wi

Tags: Facilities, PepsiCo, Seattle Seahawks, Vulcan Ventures

06/30/97
CFL MAY GO WITHOUT NEW COMMISSIONER: SEES GILES AS "LEADER"

The Governors of the CFL are "changing their tune dramatically and probably will not bother to hire a new commissioner," according to Marty York of the Toronto GLOBE & MAIL. Sources told York Friday t

Tags: CFL, Leagues and Governing Bodies

06/30/97
FRANCHISE NOTES

This weekend''s total attendance of 190,967 in Baltimore for the Orioles-Blue Jays series was the most in team history for a four-game series (WASHINGTON POST, 6/30)....On Wednesday, the Packers board

Tags: Baltimore Orioles, Franchises, Green Bay Packers, NHL, Toronto Blue Jays

06/30/97
RAPTORS MAY SEEK TO PUT NHL TEAM ON ICE IN AIR CANADA CENTRE

Raptors VP Isiah Thomas "intends to ask [NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman] to consider putting another NHL franchise in Toronto if the Maple Leafs don''t agree soon to become partners with the Raptors" i

Tags: Facilities, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, NHL, Toronto Maple Leafs, Toronto Raptors

06/30/97
"PEOPLE'S SUNDAY" AT WIMBLEDON SEEN AS A SMASHING SUCCESS

"Hardly an altruistic gesture on behalf of management," People''s Sunday at Wimbledon yesterday was "everyman''s matinee, a fiesta for innumerable first-timers," according to Bud Collins in the BOSTON

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Leagues and Governing Bodies

06/30/97
OLYMPIC NOTES

In N.Y., Gary Levin reports that NBC is "nearing deals for unprecedented eight-year sponsorship pacts for five consecutive Olympics through 2008." Negotiations "are said to be furthest along" with Coc

Tags: Coca-Cola, Eastman Kodak, IBM, McDonalds, NBC, Olympics, Visa

06/30/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

The Pistons'' GRANT HILL has been named Vice Chair for the World Summer Games of the Special Olympics, taking place in Raleigh, NC, through July 4. Hill: "These athletes really put our lives in perspe

Tags: Cablevision, Detroit Pistons, New York Rangers, Palace Sports & Entertainment, Reebok, Sports Illustrated, People and Pop Culture, Time Warner

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