BRIEF-Performance Sports anticipates appointing Paul Desmarais III to its board
July 25 (Reuters) - Performance Sports Group
* Anticipates appointing Paul Desmarais III, chairman of Sagard Capital Partners Management Corp, to its board of directors
* Desmarais will replace Sagard Capital's prior board nominee, Dan Friedberg, who has resigned from company's board of directors
* Sagard Capital is co's largest shareholder, with beneficial ownership of about 17 percent of co's issued and outstanding common shares Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
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