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Michael Silver
May 24, 1999
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1994
Rocker Rod Stewart pays $100,000 to have a soccer field built next to his home.

1994
Greg Gumbel meets his idol, Keith Richards, before a Rolling Stones concert in Philadelphia. Gumbel, who calls the meeting "the highlight of my career," is dumbfounded that Richards knows who he is.

1994
Hootie and the Blowfish song Only Want to Be With You includes line, "I'm such a baby because the Dolphins make me cry." Miami quarterback Dan Marino appears in video.

1995
Boyz II Men perform at the San Francisco 49ers' Super Bowl ring presentation ceremony in Colorado.

1995
Luther Campbell threatens to expose NCAA violations committed by the Miami program if his friend Ryan Collins is not named the team's starting quarterback.

1995
Critically acclaimed jazz bassist and NBA veteran power forward Waymon Tisdale signs a seven-album deal with MoJazz records.

1995
Deion Sanders releases a rap album, Prime Time, featuring the single It Must Be the Money. Five tracks include the words Me or Prime in their titles.

1995
Cleveland Browns coach Bill Belichick accompanies Jon Bon Jovi on his group's European tour. Traveling on the band's private jet, Belichick says, "My wife and I sat up in the front with Jon and [his wife] and their young kids, and watched Barney."

1995
Dallas Mavericks teammates Jason Kidd (left) and Jimmy Jackson stop speaking to each other, reportedly because of their competition for the affections of singer Toni Braxton.

1996
Toni Braxton leaves her wallet in Dennis Rodman's tour bus after an all-night party in New York City.

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