The MLS Fusion has reduced ticket prices, cutting their
$600 sideline season-ticket package to $288 for adults and
$180 for children under 12. The Fusion had the third-
highest prices in the league and the third-lowest attendance
at 10,446 (MIAMI HERALD, 9/18)....Cablevision's The Wiz will
sponsor field trips to Shea Stadium on September 18 and
September 22, when it will donate 5,000 tickets to area
charities and not-for-profit groups (The Wiz)....IHL Long
Beach Ice Dogs Owner Barry Kemp is interviewed in the LONG
BEACH BUSINESS JOURNAL. Kemp, on his target demo for hockey
in CA: "I think we have to secure our core audience first.
It would be foolish to spend too much time specializing all
of our marketing" (LONG BEACH BUSINESS JOURNAL, 9/15).