Month: February 2021

Dallas Mavericks to Resume Playing National Anthem Before Games

After Mark Cuban confirmed the Dallas Mavericks are no longer playing the National Anthem, the team is changing its course.

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Colin Kaepernick to Launch Social Justice-Focused SPAC

Kaepernick is raising millions for a social justice-focused company with investment firm The Najafi Companies.

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NHL Takes Equity in PointsBet Under New Multi-Year Partnership

The NHL sweetened its new multi-year deal with PointsBet by taking equity in the Australian sports betting operator.

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Offshore Sportsbook Voids Bets Linked to Super Bowl Streaker

Online sportsbook Bovada is voiding all streaker prop bets it “identified had knowledge” of Yuri Andrade’s plans.

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Football Saved 2019-20 FBS Budgets

The NCAA lost more than $600 million in revenue during the 2019-20 fiscal year, financial statements showed.  But for individual FBS athletic departments, football was such a cash cow in […]

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College Stadiums’ Role in Vaccine Distribution

College sports venues are providing large, accessible centers to facilitate the final step in the COVID-19 vaccine supply chain. Communities will finally receive their vaccinations in stadiums like Michigan’s Big […]

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An NIL Storm is Brewing in Florida

On July 1, Florida is set to become the first state with an active law allowing athletes to profit off their name, image, and likeness. Although Congress may eventually pass […]

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GOATs With Business Vision

Fans are debating whether Tom Brady or Serena Williams is the greatest athlete of all time. Both of their business portfolios set them apart.

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Mark Cuban-Backed Fireside to Challenge Clubhouse in the Live Audio Space

Cuban’s previous foray into audio media ended with he and Todd Wagner’s $5.7 billion sale of Broadcast.com to Yahoo in 1999.

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Ready Nutrition Expands to Stores With Backers Including Giannis

Ready Nutrition, which makes protein drinks, powder and snacks, announced this month that it is making its way to grocery stores.

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