Month: January 2021

USA Shooting Extends Unusual Partnership with Hillsdale College

USA Shooting went from practicing inside an abandoned Macy’s to landing a partnership worth millions. The national governing body’s deal with Hillsdale College, a conservative Christian school in Michigan, will […]

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Next-Gen Console Scarcity Issues Continue for Microsoft, Sony

If you haven’t been able to secure a PlayStation 5 or next-generation Xbox, that may not change any time soon. Sony has described PlayStation 5 demand as “unprecedented” and promised […]

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Lionel Messi's Record-Breaking Barcelona Contract Leaked

Patrick Mahomes’ $503 million contract with the Kansas City Chiefs is not, in fact, the largest contract in sports history. The mantle belongs to a different football superstar.  Lionel Messi’s […]

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LeBron James Set to Surpass $1 Billion in Career Earnings

LeBron James is adding another historic accolade to his resume. This year, the Los Angeles Lakers star will become the fifth professional athlete to surpass $1 billion in career earnings […]

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Roblox Delays Its Plans to Go Public Again

Roblox is again delaying its highly anticipated plans to go public — but not by choice. The SEC has concerns about how Roblox “recognizes revenue in its finances,” particularly from […]

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Robinhood Raises $1 Billion Amid GameStop Saga

GameStop continues to ruffle Robinhood’s feathers. Robinhood raised over $1 billion from existing investors and its credit lines with banks. The move is intended to help meet financial demands from […]

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Turkish Soccer Giants Fenerbahçe Lean On Crowdfunding

Turkish soccer giants Fenerbahçe asked fans for a helping hand to alleviate the cost of signing star midfielder Mesut Özil. The footballer earned over $20 million with Arsenal last season […]

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Tegna Inc. Acquires Locked On Podcast Network

A national TV station group is expanding its community influence by incorporating podcasts.. Tegna, which reaches 51 markets, acquired Utah-based Locked On Podcast Network, founded in 2016 by David Locke, […]

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NHL Takes Out $1 Billion Loan To Divide Among Teams

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman announced a new plan to survive the shortened season. The league is borrowing approximately $1 billion. The money will be divided among all 31 teams to […]

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Robinhood, Other Brokers Halt Trading on Meme Stocks Like GameStop

GameStop’s ride of a lifetime hit a major roadblock yesterday.  The video game retailer’s stock fell as low as $222.06 per share — far above its $17.75 price to start […]

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