Month: May 2019

Heading into NBA Finals, ESPN Doubles Down on Stephen A. Smith (EXCLUSIVE)

If this year’s NBA Finals were to go seven games, Smith could host as many as eight primetime specials across SportsCenter and First Take for ESPN.

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Meet the Rising 25: Olivia Witherite of MASN

MASN’s social media director learned early on how to embrace the rapid change that comes with working on the digital side of sports.

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Following NBA’s Lead, NHL Taps Massive Chinese Market for Fans

The NBA has lead U.S. sports strategy in China for decades, but the NHL sees plenty of opportunity as the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics approach.

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Alianza de Futbol Elevates U.S. Hispanic Soccer, Now With LaLiga’s Help

LaLiga invests in U.S. soccer talent through Alianza de Futbol, as the organization continues to evolve its efforts to support the nation’s Hispanic soccer.

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CrossFit Deletes Its Facebook Account, Denounces “Utopian Socialists”

The fitness and regime company posted a bullet-pointed list of grievances with the social media network in the days following their exodus.

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3 Ways RFID Technology Helps Drive Fan Engagement

Radio-frequency identification solutions like Connect&GO’s FastPass allow sports teams and venues to give fans a more personal and convenient experience.

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Meet The Rising 25: Nick Carey of Bespoke Sports & Entertainment

The Rising 25 Class of 2019, presented by AB InBev, represents some of the brightest young professionals in the sports industry. Over the next several weeks, we’re proud to introduce […]

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NFL Helps Former Players Succeed In New Business Ventures

For NFL players starting new careers after retirement, finding the right job is easier said than done. The league’s NFL Legends Community was built to help.

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Team Penske Uses 5G Test To Help Secure Indy 500 Pole Position

Utilizing team partner Verizon, Team Penske proved out a mobile 5G network, which hastened video analysis process for the 2019 Indianapolis 500.

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WNT Everywhere Creates Buzz for World Cup through Art Series

Through a series of posters and murals, WNT Everywhere connects fans to Women’s National Team players on a deeper level leading up to World Cup action.

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