NAMES IN THE NEWS
MICHAEL JORDAN was a guest on "The Tonight Show" last
night and brought along his line of body care products.
Jordan, on his golf game with PRESIDENT CLINTON: "At first,
I said, 'Let's play for taxes' ... It was lot of fun to have
all these secret service guys running around, getting you
through foursomes ... it was the quickest round we ever
played" ("Tonight Show," NBC, 9/16)....JACKIE JOYNER-KERSEE
has been named the official spokesperson of the
SuperChallenge, a jointly sponsored fund-matching program by
the '98 Goodwill Game and TBS SuperStation. Also, DAN
O'BRIEN was named a spokesperson for the Goodwill Games'
Junior Goodwill Games, a new national grassroots children's
initiative (Goodwill Games)....ESPN's Bob Ley reported that
with his new three-year, $28M contract with the Cardinals,
MARK MCGWIRE "will donate a million dollars per year to a
foundation for [abused] kids" ("SportsCenter," ESPN
9/16)....DAN O'BRIEN, AMY VAN DYKEN and BORIS BECKER are
among the athletes posing nude in a new advertising campaign
for Tag Heuer's new collection of professional sport
watches. O'Brien: "I enjoyed it ... and I was open to new
ideas. I think that's what life's all about." The exhibit
will be seen this fall in 40 countries ("EXTRA," 9/16).