ONLINE NEWS & NOTES: NHL PUTS THE PUCK IN THE AUDIONET
AudioNet will provide live radio play-by-play coverage
of 1,000-plus NHL games annually, as well as original pre-
and post-game programming on NHL ICE. AudioNet's game
address: http://drew.audionet.com/sports/nhl/ (AudioNet).
DO YOU KNOW THE WAY? The San Jose Arena Management
Corp. launched its www.sj-arena.com. The site, which is
also accessible through the Sharks Web site, features eight
segments: What's Coming; To Get Here; Inside Experience;
Operations; FAQs; Group Tickets; Catering Orders; Shout! --
an e-mail feedback area (S.J. Arena).
FOR THE YOUNGSTERS: L.A.-based Athlete Network has
launched www.athletenetwork.com, to provide information for
high school and college athletes, along with resources for
parents, coaches and advisors. Athlete Network contributors
include former LSU basketball coach Dale Brown, Fox Sports'
Ronnie Lott and WNBA commentator Ann Meyers Drysdale. Areas
of the site include: High School Network, Recruit Network
and Parents Network (Athlete Network).
GIRL TALK: Nike has introduced its "Play Like a Girl"
area on nike.com. Five girls, ages 11 to 17, will act as
correspondents who share their view of sports. Areas
include "Sports Report," which is a weekly feature by one of
the reporters, and "You're Up," an interactive feature where
other girls can sign on and share their own stories (Nike).