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Former NHLer STEVE MOORE yesterday "received an out-of-court settlement" in his civil suit against the Canucks and NHL free agent TODD BERTUZZI . The suit was "scheduled to go to trial Sept. 8 in Toronto, and witnesses were to include" NHL Commissioner GARY BETTMAN . A lawyer for Bertuzzi said t...

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04/28/97
SEAHAWKS' STADIUM BID IN THE HANDS OF THE PEOPLE'S COURT

The WA State Legislature approved legislation to place a bill regarding a new Seahawks stadium on the statewide ballot "on or before June 20," according to David Postman of the SEATTLE TIMES. The vote

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04/28/97
MEMORIAL DAY BEACH PLANNING: NEW SPORTS BOOK ON THE SHELVES

DENNIS RODMAN''s second book, "Walk on the Wild Side," is released on Wednesday, by Delacorte Press. Co-author Michael Silver, asked who gets "trashed" in the book: "CHARLES BARKLEY a little. MICHAEL

Tags: Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, Minnesota Wild, NBA, People and Pop Culture, Toronto Raptors

04/28/97
MEDIA NOTES

CompuServe Corp. said it settled a $3.5M suit filed against it by Time Inc. Under the settlement, Time magazine will "once again" appear on CompuServe, though Time Inc. is free to "strike deals" with

Tags: ABC, CBS, ESPN, Media, Time Warner, Viacom, Walt Disney

04/28/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The Cowboys named ROBERT NEWHOUSE Dir of Player Assistance & Development (DALLAS MORNING NEWS, 4/27)....The ACC named JOHN SWOFFORD Commissioner. He was AD at the Univ. of North Carolina (USA TODAY, 4

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04/25/97
FL GOVERNOR LEANING AGAINST SECOND TAX BREAK FOR HUIZENGA

FL Gov. Lawton Chiles "made his strongest criticism yet" Thursday of a $60M tax break on behalf of the Dolphins for Wayne Huizenga''s Pro Player Stadium, according to Steve Bousquet of the MIAMI HERAL

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04/25/97
INTERBREW OFFICIAL SAYS BLUE JAYS' SALE IS NEAR

The Blue Jays are "just one approval away" from being sold by Belgium-based Interbrew to the group led by Toronto developer Murray Frum, according to Mike Ganter in the TORONTO SUN. Hugo Powell, COO o

Tags: Franchises, MLB, Toronto Blue Jays

04/25/97
OLYMPIC NEWS & NOTES: SAMARANCH COMPLETING SALT LAKE TOUR

IOC President Juan Antonio Samaranch was among the first to see a new animated version of the SLOC''s "top secret" logo while in Salt Lake City yesterday for the second day of a three-day visit, accor

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04/25/97
ESPN CHILTON SPORTS POLL: FANS' BEVERAGE PREFERENCES

1300 respondents age 12+ were polled from March 6 through April 7 on beer and soft drink consumption. Note: Bud = Budweiser (ESPN Chilton):       Level of Sports Fan No. of so

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Coca-Cola, ESPN, PepsiCo, The Back of the Book, Walt Disney

04/25/97
KRISTI, SHAQ AND THE PACK WIN NICKELODEON KIDS CHOICE AWARDS

Shaquille O''Neal was named "Favorite Male Athlete" at the Nickelodeon Kids'' Choice Awards last Saturday night in Los Angeles, beating out Michael Jordan, Emmitt Smith and Ken Griffey Jr. Figure skat

Tags: Chicago Bulls, Green Bay Packers, McDonalds, New York Yankees, Orlando Magic, RDV Sports, People and Pop Culture, YankeeNets

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