NHL: In Hockey Player magazine, Broncos Owner Pat
Bowlen is mentioned as a possible suitor of the Oilers.
Bowlen, a native of Alberta: "I don't have any comment on it
at this time" (Sam Adams, ROCKY MOUNTAIN NEWS, 9/14).
NFL: Nancy Irsay filed suit on Friday "seeking at
least" $13M in damages from the Colts and the executors of
her husband's estate (Susan Schramm, STAR-NEWS, 9/13).
NBA: In Toronto, William Houston reported that Raptors
President Richard Peddie is "writing a book" about "how he
built the Raptors into what they are today." Houston also
noted that current Raptor ticket ads "do not even mention
the team or its players." Houston: "The largest type in the
ad reads: 'Great Bulls seats'" (Toronto GLOBE & MAIL, 9/13).
MLB: The Devil Rays "unveiled their 53-foot traveling
exhibit," the Devil Rays Express, which will cost "about"
$500,000 and will be used at team -- and sponsor-related
events throughout the state (ST. PETERSBURG TIMES, 9/12).