NHL: In N.Y., Marc Berman reports that Coyotes co-Owner
Steven Gluckstern is expected to sign contract documents
today for his $195M purchase of the Islanders. Berman's
source said that Gluckstern will purchase 50% of the team;
partner Howard Milstein, will get 40% and 10% will be
divided among Stephen Ross and Dan Doctoroff. Milstein,
Ross and Doctoroff are in real estate (N.Y. POST, 10/10).
NFL: SI's Peter King reports that Oilers Owner Bud
Adams "has informed club employees that he must approve all
expenses of more than $200" (SI, 10/13 issue).
MLB: In Miami, fewer than 4,000 tickets remain for Game
Five of the NLCS on Sunday. More than 51,000 tickets have
been sold for Games Three and Four (SUN-SENTINEL, 10/10).