Karpun sprained his left ankle in practice on this date and missed the
next two games.
1989: Stan Finney,
Chairman of the Board of Sidekicks I, Ltd. (the partnership that owned the
Sidekicks), announced his intention to reduce his comitment to the club to
that of a minority owner. Mr. Finney told the Dallas Morning News "I'm
not interested in being the point man any further...I clearly don't want to
be the chairman or the CEO...." Mr. Finney began talks with three potential
investors, but declined to name them at the time.