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Mimeo Photos Produces Athlete Photo Collection to Benefit Laureus USA

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World-renowned fashion photographer and Mimeo Photos‘ newly appointed Creative Director, Nigel Barker, shot a series of iconic portraits of 16 world-class athletes to help raise money and awareness for non-profit Laureus Sport for Good USA. The Spirit of Champions Collection, produced by Mimeo Photos and signed by Barker and the featured athletes is currently up ...

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NLL Teams Up With B/R Live To Stream 2018 Entry Draft

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The National Lacrosse League (NLL) will be hosting the 2018 NLL Entry Draft on Tuesday, September 25th, 2018 at Xfinity Live! in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Draft coverage will begin at 6:30PM EST and is open to the public. Fans will have the opportunity to come and witness the draft first hand, ...

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Opendorse, PGA TOUR To Help Players, Partners With Social Media Reach

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The PGA TOUR and opendorse, the leading athlete marketing platform, today announced an expansion of their relationship that will allow PGA TOUR marketing partners to maximize their relationships on social media alongside some of the most visible athletes in the world – professional golfers. With opendorse, TOUR marketing partners will ...

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Big Fun, Wild Stories Marked Brief USFL Run

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Those of us of a certain age remember the phenomenon that was the USFL. The spring football league operated from 1983 through 1985, before a planned move to the fall and famous pyrrhic victory lawsuit against the NFL (which yielded $1, trebled to $3) snuffed its final embers. Jeff Pearlman, ...

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Phil Jackson as … Superman?

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Phil Jackson’s NBA teams won 11 NBA titles. But, Jackson has won 12, not 11 pro basketball championships. And on Saturday, September 22nd, a new motion picture will reveal details of the mostly forgotten 12th championship and explore the 35-year old link between Jackson and Jim Drucker, now the owner of ...

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Franchise Shift Brings Cheers In Lacrosse

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It’s rare when a franchise shift is made with applause vs. boos, but the ever expanding National Lacrosse League seemed to pull off the unusual Thursday, announcing an AM shift of one of their most storied franchises and replacing it in the same city with the same name with a ...

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Hall of Fame QB Brett Favre Returns to SiriusXM

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Legendary NFL quarterback Brett Favre returns to the SiriusXM airwaves this season to host a weekly show on SiriusXM NFL Radio, SiriusXM’s exclusive 24/7 NFL channel. He made his season debut on Tuesday, and host live every Tuesday from 11 a.m. to noon ET. Favre and co-host Bruce Murray will discuss the headline news happening around ...

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Nice Debut, Ugly Strat Card

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25 years ago (!) today I was at this Orioles-A’s game to see the debut of Fordham‘s own Miguel Jimenez with Michael Cerra, Joe Rizzo, Ron Monticone, Miguel’s cousin Alex and his friend. USA Today Baseball Weekly’s great Paul White was there to chronicle it! Nice Debut, Ugly Strat Card LEADING ...

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Amore Book Takes Fans Up On The Hilltop

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Origin stories aren’t just for superheroes. True Batman fans know about Bruce Wayne’s parents being murdered in front of his eyes, and those who love Superman know he left Krypton just before its destruction and ended up on Earth. And while baseball’s lineage is long disputed and quite a story ...

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Nationals’ Bryce Harper Selects Own Topps Cards Set Dubbed ‘220’ – ‘Second To None’

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For the first time in Topps history, the iconic company has given over the reins to someone else. Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper has created his own Topps baseball card set, featuring top players in the league, his all-time favorites – and even guys with the best hair. Topps X ...

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