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08/15/97
EVERETT TO REJOIN METS TONIGHT: COLUMNIST WONDERS WHY

Mets OF Carl Everett, who is being investigated for child abuse, "did not join the Mets" in St. Louis yesterday, "instead staying in New York while the custody battle for two of his children remains u

Tags: Franchises, New York Mets

08/15/97
IS OAKLEY LOOKING TO HOOP IT UP WITH NEW SHOE?

Sporting goods analysts "speculated" that CA-based Oakley''s new footwear product will be a basketball shoe, according to Kelly Barron of the ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER. According to friends of Oakley Cha

Tags: Nike, Oakley

08/15/97
LOSING ISIAH? TORONTO COLUMNIST SAYS LIFE WILL GO ON

Raptors VP Isiah Thomas is "the darling of the media who rarely fail to mention that if he gets control [of the team] he''ll be the first black to own a major sports franchise," according to Peter Wor

Tags: Franchises, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, Toronto Raptors

08/15/97
FUSION MAY BE RELOCATING BEFORE THEY EVER SETTLE

The MLS Fusion, its talks with the Orange Bowl "stalled," have begun discussions "that could place" the team in Ft. Lauderdale''s Lockhart Stadium for the ''98 season, according to according to Jeff R

Tags: Franchises, MLS

08/15/97
FRANCHISE NOTES

It is estimated that "more than 100" Tim Duncan No. 21 Spurs jerseys have been sold in San Antonio in "a little more than a week since they went on sale." One department store manager speculated that

Tags: Baltimore Orioles, Carolina Hurricanes, Dallas Cowboys, Franchises, Gale Force Holdings, San Antonio Spurs

08/15/97
ESPN CHILTON SPORTS POLL: GAUGING INTEREST METER

During the first half of ''97, 1,000 sports fans were asked to state their interest level in the Super Bowl, U.S. Figure Skating Championships, Indianapolis 500 and Kentucky Derby. Results show percen

Tags: The Back of the Book

08/15/97
CANADIAN HOCKEY NEWS & NOTES: OILERS FOR AEROS, STRAIGHT UP?

IHL Aeros Owners'' Robert McNair and Chuck Watson "want to purchase" the NHL Oilers and move the team to Houston, "in exchange" for the Aeros, according to Jac MacDonald of the EDMONTON JOURNAL. McNai

Tags: Edmonton Oilers, Franchises, Houston Rockets, NHL, Canucks Sports and Entertainment, Vancouver Canucks

08/15/97
MEDIA NOTES

The Bucks and WVTV-TV "have agreed in principal" to renew their TV deal for two more years." Also on WVTV, Brewers ratings through 53 games have averaged a 5.3, down from a 5.7 over the same period a

Tags: Atlanta Braves, IMG, Milwaukee Brewers, Milwaukee Bucks, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Pittsburgh Pirates, Media, Time Warner

08/15/97
PGA CHAMPIONSHIP GOES FOR THE GREEN IN CORPORATE PATRONAGE

Corporate hospitality at the PGA Championship held at the Winged Foot Country Club in Mamaroneck, NY, is examined by Richard Wilner of the N.Y. POST. Two dozens corporations have paid $125,000 each fo

Tags: ATT, CBS, PepsiCo, PGA Tour, St. Louis Blues, Viacom, Xerox

08/15/97
GRASS AIN'T GREENER: NJSEA SAYS METROSTARS MUST PLAY ON TURF

The NJ Sports and Exposition Authority (NJSEA) ruled yesterday that the MLS MetroStars can''t use their $1.5M removable grass field at Giants Stadium, thereby "forcing" the team to play its remaining

Tags: Facilities

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