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FC Barcelona Appoints Joan Laporta as New President

FC Barcelona named Joan Laporta president after Josep Maria Bartomeu resigned in October. He previously held the position from 2003 to 2010.

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How Gyms Found a Way Through the Pandemic

Planet Fitness saw its first month of net membership increase during the pandemic in January. Other gyms have had to get creative to survive.

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NFL Thinking About Pursuing Digital Collectibles in the Future

NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith told Yahoo Sports that “we’ve taken a hard look about that market.”

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NBCUniversal Focused on Sports for USA Network Comeback

Once a hot primetime channel, USA has since lost value for cord-cutters, but NBCU is making an effort to build the cable network back up.

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The Exodus of Chinese Money from European Soccer

Just a few years ago, Chinese investors had majority stakes in over 20 European soccer teams. Now many of them are selling.

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Tom Brady Rookie Card Sells for Record $1.32 Million

A Tom Brady rookie card sold at auction house PWCC Marketplace this week for $1.32 million, a record for football trading cards.

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No Timberwolves Bid from Kevin Garnett as Drama Continues

NBA Champion and Hall of Famer Kevin Garnett is no longer in the running to buy the Minnesota Timberwolves from current owner Glen Taylor.

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TNT Sells Out NBA All-Star Ads for Sunday's Contest

Turner Sports sold out all of its ads for Sunday’s NBA All-Star Game. The network bundled playoff ad space with the All-Star Game.

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Fans Ignore NBA’s Plea to Watch ASG from Home

The NBA and Atlanta Mayor have asked fans to not travel to the city or go to All-Star Game events this weekend.

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Dallas Mavericks Now Accepting Dogecoin

The Dallas Mavericks will now allow ticket and merchandise purchases with Dogecoin, a cryptocurrency started as a joke in 2013.

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