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CBS' Tony Gonzalez will appear on the net's "NCIS" at 8:00pm ET.

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02/12/98
MEDIA NOTES

TCI said yesterday that it will raise its cable rates nationwide by an average of 5-5.5% (HOLLYWOOD REPORTER, 2/12)...."ET" will preview the SI swimsuit issue tonight (THE DAILY)....The Source has mov

Tags: Sports Illustrated, Media

02/12/98
OLYMPIC NOTES

Picabo Street, after winning her gold medal: "It was time to wake the Games up" (ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, 2/12). In Houston, John Lopez: "Picabo Street, American hero, certainly looks the part" (HOUST

Tags: CBS, Olympics, Viacom

02/12/98
BROCHU TURNS TO BUSINESS COMMUNITY TO SNAP UP PSLS & SUITES

Expos President Claude Brochu "is hoping that peer pressure" within Montreal''s business community "will help boost" the sales of PSLs and luxury boxes for a new $250M ballpark he wants ready by 2001,

Tags: Franchises

02/12/98
NORMAN GOES FOR GOLD: MEDALLIST GOLF DEVELOPMENTS TO EXPAND

GREG NORMAN''s golf estate development venture, Medallist Golf Developments, "has embarked on a multi- billion dollar expansion to build more than 45 golf estates throughout the US, Australia and Asia

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/12/98
KEEPING TRACK OF THE COLA WARS: PEPSI DEALS WITH PENSKE

PepsiCo agreed to a long-term deal to become the official soft drink of Penske Motorsports. Pepsi will title sponsor two new races -- The Pepsi 400 Winston Series and the Pepsi 200 Busch Grand Nationa

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Coca-Cola, Int'l Speedway Corp., NASCAR, PepsiCo, R J Reynolds

02/12/98
MARKETPLACE ROUND-UP

In BASEBALL AMERICA, Will Lingo reports that minor league baseball fans "have been bombarded with so many stupid nicknames and dizzying logos that they''ve decided to spend their money on something el

Tags: Foot Locker/Venator Group, NCAA, NFL, Nike, Oakland Athletics, PGA Tour, Philadelphia Phillies, Time Warner

02/12/98
COURT GIVES MARTIN DRIVER'S LICENSE, AS TOUR LOSES CASE

Judge Thomas Coffin ruled yesterday in OR that Casey Martin has the right to ride a cart while competing in professional golf tournaments, making Martin the "first professional athlete to successfully

Tags: ABC, CBS, ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBC, Nike, PGA Tour, Sports Illustrated, Time Warner, Viacom, Walt Disney

02/12/98
THE GOLDIN TOUCH: SPORTS MARKETING COMPANY ALIGNS WITH BORAS

Ken Goldin, who co-founded NJ-based Score Board, Inc., has launched a new company, Goldin Sports Marketing & Licensing (GSM&L), to be based in New Jersey. GSM&L also announced a marketing agreement wi

02/12/98
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

Umbro Int''l named FRANK CHAMBERLAIN CEO and CHARLES CANSLER CFO (Umbro)....ARTHUR SOLOMON was named Senior VP of Silverman Media & Marketing Group (SMMG)....Executive Sports Int''l appointed ROBERT H

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/12/98
HARVARD LAW SCHOOL AND HBO PRESENT SPORTS LAW CONFERENCE

The Harvard Law School Committee on Sports and Entertainment Law and Home Box Office present "The 1998 Sports Law Conference" on February 27, 1:00-5:00pm, at Harvard Law School. The first panel, "Curr

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