Month: May 2022

Nike Signs No. 3 Amateur Rachel Heck as 1st NIL Golf Athlete

The Tennessee native won the 2021 individual NCAA national championship as a freshman. Her other NIL deals include Beats by Dre, Ping, Whistle Sports, and Six Star Pro Nutrition.

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Ben Simmons Sells NJ Mansion to Phillies’ Nick Castellanos

Located approximately 40 minutes from Philadelphia, the six-bedroom house was listed for $5 million but sold for $4.55 million.

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Under Armour Unveils Plans For Global Headquarters In Baltimore

The eco-friendly, 280,000-square-foot building will house 1,500 corporate employees and is expected to be fully occupied by 2025.

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LIFT Sports Management Signs Projected Top NBA Draft Pick

LIFT Sports Management has signed projected top NBA draft pick Paolo Banchero. The potential star represents a big get for the young agency.

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Nike 'Unlikely' to Extend Kyrie Irving's $11M Sneaker Contract

According to ESPN, the sneaker giant is ready to cut ties with the seven-time All-Star due to uncertainty over his future in the NBA.

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NHL’s Highest-Paid Player Is Sustaining An Oilers Cup Run

Connor McDavid is leading the playoffs with 12 points after leading the regular season with 123. His $12.5M AAV contract is the largest in the league.

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The Post-Correa Astros Are Doing Just Fine

Behind the AL’s top pitching staff, the Astros have reeled off 10 consecutive wins and lead the AL West by a half-game over the Angels.

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Jimmy Butler Eliminates the Team That Wouldn't Pay Him

The Sixers didn’t want to build around Jimmy Butler, but the Heat did. Now, they’re headed to their second ECF appearance since 2019.

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Maria Taylor Becomes 1st Female Host of NBC's 'Football Night in America'

Maria Taylor has been named host of NBC’s ‘Football Night in America.’ She’ll be first female lead host, following Mike Tirico, Dan Patrick, and Bob Costas.

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Endeavor Body Slams Q1 With UFC, Miami Open

Endeavor posted Q1 revenue of $1.47 billion, up 37.7% year-over-year. UFC, the Miami Open, and Super Bowl LVI all contributed to the growth.

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