Month: April 2021

Platinum Equity to Acquire Club Car for $1.7 Billion

Platinum Equity will acquire Club Car, Ingersoll Rand’s golf cart business, for $1.7 billion as it goes through a series of divestitures.

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Hideki Matsuyama's Masters Win to Boost Endorsements

The 29-year-old became the first Japanese man to win a major golf championship with his Masters victory on Sunday.

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Alex Rodriguez Group to Buy Timberwolves and Lynx

A group led by Alex Rodriguez and Marc Lore is buying the Minnesota Timberwolves and Minnesota Lynx for around $1.5 billion.

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Alvin Kamara Hasn't Spent Any of His NFL Salary

Alvin Kamara revealed in an interview on Kneading Dough, a show on Uninterrupted, that he only spends earnings from his endorsement deals.

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How One Executive Changed the NBA

Rick Welts, who helped launch the WNBA, NBA All-Star Weekend, and the 1992 Dream Team, is retiring at the end of the season.

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Soccer Star Inks Deal Using Data, Not Agent

Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne has sent off his agent and used data to advocate for his future and a contract extension.

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Signa Sports Considering $4B SPAC Deal with Penguins Owner

Pittsburgh Penguins co-owner Ron Burkle’s SPAC is in talks to merge with Signa Sports, an online retailer with 80+ brands.

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Tripledot Raises $78M by Maxing Out Classic Games

Mobile games studio Tripledot raised $78 million in a Series A round. Mobile gaming accounts for over half of video game revenue.

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Former NFL Exec Weighs In on Deshaun Watson: ‘Very Disturbing’

Three weeks after the initial allegations against Deshaun Watson surfaced in a Texas courthouse, the first consequences landed. Nike, Beats by Dre and Reliant Energy halted their endorsement deals with […]

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The Shoes You Can Subscribe To

On Running will debut a shoe subscription service later this year, allowing customers to replace their pair at will.

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