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09/18/97
DAVIS CUP TO START UNDER NEW PAY-FOR-PLAY FORMAT

U.S. players in the Davis Cup "have had their pay quadrupled" from $25,000 per round to $100,000, according to Julie Cart of the L.A. TIMES. Whether "for money or country, the event has drawn the part

Tags: Champ Car World Series, Leagues and Governing Bodies, USTA

09/18/97
TWINS/NC TALKS HEAT UP AS POHLAD MEETS WITH THE BEAVER

Moving into a "serious talking stage," Twins Owner Carl Pohlad met twice Wednesday with NC businessman Don Beaver, who wants to bring the team to the Carolinas, according to Jay Weiner of the Minneapo

Tags: Franchises, Minnesota Twins, MLB

09/18/97
LIONS NARROW LIST DOWN TO THREE FIRMS -- TWO MAY JOIN FORCES

Detroit-based architecture firms Barton Malow Co. and Walbridge Aldinger Co., MI''s "two largest construction firms," are "among finalists" to construct the Lions'' new $225M stadium in downtown Detro

Tags: Detroit Lions, Detroit Tigers, Facilities

09/18/97
EDMONTON'S MYSTERY GROUP ENTERS BID FOR OILERS

"An anonymous group of Edmonton investors has put in a secret bid to purchase the NHL Oilers," according to Darcy Henton of the TORONTO STAR. Economic Development Edmonton head Rick LeLacheur delivere

Tags: Edmonton Oilers, Franchises, NHL

09/18/97
LIVE THE GOOD LIFE: ALL SPORTS BUSINESS, ALL THE TIME

THE SPORTS BUSINESS DAILY is expanding its editorial staff and is seeking an entry-level staff writer for our office in South Norwalk, CT. Applicants should have an excellent knowledge of the industry

Tags: Classified Advertisements

09/18/97
MLB OWNERS' MEETINGS TO END WITH NO REALIGNMENT VOTE LIKELY

MLB owners, "barring a sudden compromise," will leave Atlanta today "without a realignment plan, a process which may drag out for another month or two," according to I.J. Rosenberg of the ATLANTA CONS

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Arizona Diamondbacks, ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLB, Oakland Athletics, Walt Disney

09/18/97
ONLINE NEWS & NOTES: ROCKIES TAKE PUBLISHER TO COURT

The Rockies asked a Denver District Court judge "to temporarily stop" local Web publisher Robert Lewis from producing his baseball Web page, arguing that it "infringes" on the team''s trademarks and "

Tags: Colorado Rockies, IBM, NHL, Media, Tampa Bay Rays

09/18/97
ABL LASERS TO TEST THE WATERS OF A BIG-TIME ARENA

The ABL Lasers'' opening game, and three of their other 21 home games, will be played at San Jose Arena, according to Jody Meacham of the SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS. The move "reflects both their new owner

Tags: Franchises, NBA, News Corp./Fox, WNBA

09/18/97
FINANCE NOTES

SportsLine USA made its second initial public offering filing with the SEC. An IPO date will be set after the SEC replies to this second filing, and after SportsLine "answers its questions satisfactor

Tags: Finance, Nike, Washington Nationals

09/18/97
CBA'S PATTERSON ANSWERS CRITICS OF LEAGUE'S RECRUITMENT PLAN

CBA Commissioner Steve Patterson was interviewed on CNNfn''s "Sports Inc." Patterson, on the CBA targeting young players: "Many of these young men ... want to make a living. They can make a good livin

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA

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