Washington Sports and Entertainment named DOUG HICKS as
Dir of PR for the Capitals. He replaces NANCY YASHAROFF,
who has become Dir of Promotions for both the Capitals and
Wizards (Capitals)....TYRONE LOCKHART has been promoted to
Manager, Value-in Kind and Sponsorship Product Enhancement
Programs, in the USOC's Corporate Participation Division
(USOC)...EDWARD DELANEY was named NFL Enterprises Dir of
Broadcast Operations/Technology. Delaney was President &
CEO of his own TV and film production, distribution and
consulting service company (ELECTRONIC MEDIA, 9/22).
Federal prosecutors said Thursday that JOHN SPANO has
agreed to plead guilty to wire and mail fraud in connection
with his attempt to buy the Islanders (NEWSDAY, 9/26).
...Former Phillies 1B JOHN KRUK is being considered for a
Fox TV sitcom (DETROIT FREE PRESS, 9/26)....DENNIS RODMAN
was a guest on "The Tonight Show" last night. Rodman, on
whether he could go the entire season without being
suspended: "Hell no; it wouldn't be right, right? I can't
play the good boy, the good ship lollipop; no" (NBC 9/25).