Google’s Fitbit Purchase Under Regulatory Scrutiny

Google’s $2.1 billion purchase of wearable company Fitbit, finalized in January, is under regulatory scrutiny in the U.S. and Australia.

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Crown Resorts Melbourne Gambling License in Trouble

Crown Resorts was once considered a global gambling empire, but is now facing its license being revoked from its flagship casino.

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NBA’s Top Earners to Make $714 Million Combined

The King has kept his crown — for an eighth straight year — after Forbes unveiled its rankings of the NBA’s highest-paid players.

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Washington Spirit Owner Steve Baldwin to Sell Team

Washington Spirit owner Steve Baldwin will sell the team, after being called on to do so by his own players.

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Signa Sports United Nears $370M Investment

Signa Sports United is reportedly nearing an investment worth more than $370 million from a group that includes Saudi Arabia’s wealth fund.

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What the People Want?

Ahead of the Constitutional Convention, the NCAA compiled a massive survey that suggested administrators and athletes want a few big changes.

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Constitutional Convention’s Timeline

On Wednesday, the NCAA announced a detailed timeline for its Constitutional Convention.

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BlackRock Posts Record Q3 Earnings

BlackRock, the world’s largest asset manager with $9.46 trillion in assets under management, posted Q3 earnings of $5.05 billion.

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Collectibles Platform Rally Hits $175 Million Valuation

RSE Markets, the parent company of collectibles trading app Rally, has raised $15 million in a funding round led by Wheelhouse.

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Goldman Sachs' Year: Record Earnings and Sports Transactions

Goldman Sachs exceeded analyst expectations with its latest earnings report after a number of recent moves in sports.

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Super Bowl Halftime Show Could Be Up for Grabs

Pepsi’s deal for the Super Bowl halftime show expires after the 2022 season. The soda giant has owned the rights since 2012.

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Arctos Sports Franchise Fund Tops $3B

Arctos Sports Partners closed a $2.1 billion funding round for its flagship fund. The fund now tops $3 billion.

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LeBron’s SpringHill Company Teams with Nike, Epic, Fenway Sports

LeBron James’ SpringHill Company is receiving a major investment led by RedBird Capital. Nike, Epic, and Fenway Sports are buying in.

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Caesars Sportsbook Might Pursue ESPN’s Adam Schefter

Adam Schefter’s contract is up at ESPN next summer. Gambling giants like Caesars Sportsbook could lure the NFL insider away from ESPN.

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SeatGeek Merging with RedBall at $1.35B Valuation

SeatGeek is going public by merging with a SPAC cofounded by Oakland A’s executive Billy Beane and RedBird cofounder Gerry Cardinale.

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