Month: December 2020

Under Armour Drops University of Cincinnati Deal

The company will pay a $9.75 million exit fee in eight installments and provide $3.65 million worth of product through June 2021.

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Adidas Adding to Physical Retail Footprint

Adidas’ investment into digital and physical shopping experiences comes as the company considers selling Reebok.

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College Athlete Bill of Rights Introduced in Congress

The sweeping legislation addresses not only college athlete NIL regulations, but also athlete healthcare and scholarship benefits.

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NBA Countdown Producer Amina Hussein May be Next to Leave ESPN

“NBA Countdown” producer Amina Hussein could be leaving ESPN, said sources. She’s overseen the national NBA pregame show since 2012.

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Q&A: ESPN’s Steve Levy On ‘Monday Night Football’ Rookie Year

ESPN’s Steve Levy talks first year calling MNF, Louis Riddick possibly leaving, NHL rights and if he wants to host NFL draft.

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Will the Gym Industry Embrace Apple Fitness+?

There are signs Apple is looking outside of just at-home workouts for its fitness effort.

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Queen’s Reign Continues

Chess continues to ride “The Queen’s Gambit” wave after an initial lockdown-fueled surge. Within the first 28 days of the show’s release in October, more than 62 million households watched […]

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On To The Next One

Jay-Z’s Roc Nation entertainment agency and book publisher Random House have launched “Roc Lit 101,” a new literary publishing partnership. The first book published under the imprint will be a […]

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Actor Michael B. Jordan Launches HBCU Basketball Showcase

The showcase will feature four of the top Division I HBCU men’s and women’s programs on Dec. 18, 2021 at the Prudential Center.

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Terrell Owens Launches Wine Brand Eighty-One

The NFL Hall of Fame wide receiver is the latest of many athletes to start a wine brand, teaming up with MLB Hall of Famer Tommy Lasorda.

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