NAMES IN THE NEWS
Cablevision CEO JAMES DOLAN is profiled in NEW YORK
magazine under the header, "Selling the Son. Cablevision
Has Prospered Largely Because CHUCK DOLAN Knows How And When
To Use The Brass Knuckles. Can He Make People Believe His
Son Is Capable Of The Same?" (NEW YORK, 11/14 issue).
....MAGIC JOHNSON "wants to become the top boxing promoter
in the history of the sport," according to a report by Don
Cronin in USA TODAY. Johnson will have to apply for a
license to stage fights with the NV State Athletic
Commission (NSAC). NSAC Exec Dir MARC RATNER: "All he's
done is come and see us. Based on conversations with Magic,
he's serious. He'd be great for us and the sport" (USA
TODAY, 11/20)....WNBA Comets Coach VAN CHANCELLOR was
awarded a '97 "Good Guy" award by the National Women's
Political Caucus (HOUSTON CHRONICLE, 11/20).