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Music Management Firm Milk & Honey Launches Sports Division

Los Angeles-based music management firm Milk & Honey is launching a sports division. Damien Wilson of the Kansas City Chiefs and Courtland Sutton of the Denver Broncos are among the 15 […]

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Damian Lillard Becomes Latest Athlete Investor in PlayersTV

Damian Lillard has invested in PlayersTV, a predominantly Black-owned content distribution channel dedicated to sports lifestyle and culture.  PlayersTV launched last March and is available on various streaming platforms.  The […]

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Private Equity Firms Interested in Serie A's Inter Milan

Private equity groups continue to push into European soccer, capitalizing on clubs and leagues’ need to recover revenue lost during the pandemic. Suning Holdings has begun negotiations with various investors […]

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SNKRDUNK Parent Company SODA Raises $22 Million

SODA — parent company to sneaker resale platform SNKRDUNK — has raised a $22 million Series B round of funding led by SoftBank Ventures. Basepartners, Colopl Next and The Guild […]

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Gainful Receives $7.5 Million in Series A Funding

Demand for workout supplements is growing, and companies are finding new ways to reach customers. This week, startup Gainful — which offers personalized subscriptions for protein powder blends and hydration […]

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Companies Alter Wellness Programs in WFH Era

Companies are turning to virtual fitness partnerships to offer a new form of wellness to their remote associates. The trend has helped to boost the wounded fitness industry, which as […]

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UFC In Talks with Johns Hopkins for Psychedelic Research

The UFC could start experimenting with psychedelic drugs. UFC President Dana White said the organization has been in contact with Johns Hopkins University about its studies on the impact of […]

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Harden Likely Boosts Brooklyn Nets’ Popularity in China

The Brooklyn Nets amped up their global appeal when they acquired James Harden from the Houston Rockets in a blockbuster trade. The team has already drawn more local viewers this […]

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Equinox Media Licenses Universal Music Catalog for Digital Classes

Universal Music Group — home to superstars Drake, Billie Eilish, Post Malone, Ariana Grande and many more — has licensed its entire catalog to Equinox Media. The parent organization to […]

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Raiders Owner Mark Davis To Buy WNBA's Las Vegas Aces

Las Vegas Raiders owner Mark Davis is expanding his desert sports empire.  He entered an agreement to purchase the WNBA’s Las Vegas Aces from MGM Resorts International, the team announced […]

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