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Jerry Milani

Jerry Milani is a freelance writer and public relations executive living in Bloomfield, N.J. He has worked in P.R. for more than 25 years in college and conference sports media relations, two agencies and for the International Fight League, a team-based mixed martial arts league, and now is the PR manager for Wizard World, which runs pop culture and celebrity conventions across North America. Milani is also the play-by-play announcer for Caldwell University football and basketball broadcasts. He is a proud graduate of Fordham University and when not attending a Yankees, Rams or Cougars game can be reached at Jerry (at) JerryMilani (dot) com.

AVP, Amazon Find A Broadcast Fit

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Amazon is on the move again, today announcing a partnership with the AVP that provides Amazon Prime Video worldwide distribution rights, excluding China, to the AVP Pro Beach Volleyball Tour from May to September annually. It is the latest deal for Amazon, which in addition to the NFL has struck ...

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Salaam Heisman Up For Auction

Colorado's Rashaan Salaam poses with the 1994 Heisman Trophy which he was awarded Saturday, Dec. 10, 1994, at the Downtown Athletic Club in New York. Salaam, attempting a comeback with the Oakland Raiders, says an addiction to marijuana made him withdrawn, caused him to fumble and nearly ended his career. Adam Nadel, Associated Press

SCP Auctions has announced that it will offer the original Heisman Trophy presented to Rashaan Salaam in 1994 in an exclusive online auction. Bidding will open on Monday, January 8, 2018 and conclude on Saturday, January 20 at www.scpauctions.com. A portion of the proceeds from the sale will be donated ...

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Yanks’ Stanton Earns First TOPPS NOW In Pinstripes

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He may be new to pinstripes, but Giancarlo Stanton isn’t wasting any time getting the TOPPS NOW treatment from the venerable card company. The Yankees’ shiny new right fielder has his first baseball card in the famed Yankees garb, with images from Monday’s press conference available to fans until noon ...

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Stern Pinball Announces New Pro Circuit

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Stern Pinball, Inc., the world’s oldest and largest producer of arcade-quality pinball machines, proudly announced today the Stern Pro Circuit. Teaming with both the International Flipper Pinball Association (IFPA) and the Replay Foundation, the Stern Pro Circuit will be a 20 tournament event, resulting in the top 40 ranked players ...

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ESPN To Present Philadelphia All Access Friday

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ESPN today announced it is dedicating a full day of coverage to the Philadelphia 76ers in a special content initiative called Philadelphia All Access on Friday, Dec. 15. ESPN will air Sixers-related content throughout the day across ESPN platforms, including SportsCenter, ESPN Radio, First Take, ESPN.com, ESPN social media, and more. Philadelphia All Access will culminate with ESPN’s national telecast of the Sixers vs. the Oklahoma City ...

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NFL, Verizon Partner For Mobile Access To NFL Games

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The National Football League and Verizon announced today a multi-year partnership in which Verizon’s portfolio of premium digital and mobile media properties, including Yahoo Sports, will stream in-market and national games, including national pre-season, regular season, playoff games, and the Super Bowl nationwide to sports fans – regardless of mobile ...

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ESPN’s Steve Levy To Emcee U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Induction Celebration Wednesday

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ESPN’s Steve Levy will serve as master of ceremonies for the 2017 U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Induction Celebration at the Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel next Wednesday (Dec. 13) it was announced today by USA Hockey. The event, which is completely sold out, features the formal induction of the U.S. Hockey Hall ...

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Jackson, Mayfield Pace Social Presence Among Heisman Candidates

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Louisville QB Lamar Jackson, last year’s Heisman Trophy winner, and Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield, this year’s favorite, are ranked as the top two candidates by their estimated value per social media post, according to top athlete marketing platform opendorse. Jackson’s Twitter following of around 139,000 at press time and strong ...

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National Lacrosse League (@NLL) Faces Off With 32nd Season Amidst Great Business Momentum, Expansion

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The National Lacrosse League (@NLL), the largest and most successful professional lacrosse league in North America, will kick off their 32nd season on Friday, December 8th amidst unprecedented growth and business interest, and great hope for additional expansion across the United States for the country’s fastest growing team sport. “This will be ...

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New York Rangers Favorite Nick Fotiu To Host Viewing Party at Dan Rooney’s Sports Bar at Empire City Casino on Friday

TOP AND GTHMB - American professional hockey player Nick Fotiu of the New York Rangers skates on the ice without a helmet near the goal during a home game, Madison Square Garden, New York City, January 1982. (Photo by Bruce Bennett Studios/Getty Images)   Original Filename: 56716909.jpg

Nick Fotiu, the beloved New York Rangers fan favorite forward and Staten Island native, will host a viewing party at Dan Rooney’s Sports Bar at Empire City Casino this Friday, December 8th, as the “Broadway Blueshirts” take on the Washington Capitals. Fotiu will meet and greet fans, sign autographs and ...

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