NAMES IN THE NEWS
Sports agent DAVID FISHOF is the target of a $25M
sexual-harassment suit by a former employee, SARA SCHUB (N.Y.
POST, 11/19)....In MN, 2,500 fans worked as movie extras at
the Metrodome for the filming of "MAJOR LEAGUE III" (PIONEER
PRESS, 11/19)....ESPN's STUART SCOTT is profiled in VIBE.
Scott "has become the latest in a long line of ESPN stars by
saturating his broadcasts with hip hop slanguage. ... And
he's representing the black athlete and the black sports fan
in a world dominated by the Bob Costas-Marv Albert school of
sportscasting" (VIBE, 12/97)....Tennis' PATRICK RAFTER is
named in PEOPLE's "Sexiest Man Alive" issue (PEOPLE, 11/19).
....Bonus Books has released, "Agassi & Ecstasy: The
turbulent life of ANDRE AGASSI," written by former tennis
writer and Las Vegas Review Journal assistant sports editor
PAUL BAUMAN (LAS VEGAS REVIEW JOURNAL, 11/18)....Former NBA
player/U.S. Congressman TOM MCMILLAN "is under investigation
on fraud issues." McMillan is Chair of the DC-based Complete
Wellness Centers (N.Y. POST, 11/19).