NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue will meet in New York
today with prospective Vikings Owner Tom Clancy, along with
his adviser Marc Ganis "at the commissioner's request"
(Minneapolis STAR TRIBUNE, 5/11)....The NFL Cardinals sold
550 season tickets the Monday following the NFL Draft
(BOSTON GLOBE, 5/10)....The brokerage firm of Raymond James
and Associates stated that -- thanks "largely" to a new
arena -- FL Panthers Holdings "should generate about" $29M
more in revenue next fiscal year than this fiscal year. The
firm's report says the extra revenue will result in a
projected $6.9M profit (MIAMI HERALD, 5/9)....Suns President
Jerry Colangelo said that his team "turned only about a $1
million profit last year" (SALT LAKE TRIBUNE, 5/10).