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EA SPORTS FIFA 20 Returns With New VOLTA FOOTBALL Mode

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Electronic Arts Inc. last week launched EA SPORTS™ FIFA 20 across PlayStation®4, Xbox One, and PC. Fans can experience the brand-new VOLTA FOOTBALL mode, inspired by the small-sided form of football played in the streets, cages and futsal courts across the world. Players can also jump into FIFA Ultimate Team™ ...

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Upper Deck Releases High Series For Overwatch League Finals

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Upper Deck, the premier worldwide sports and entertainment collectibles company, announced today the global launch of Overwatch League™ High Series. The new update set marks the second esports trading card product from Upper Deck and comes off the heels of the first-ever esports league-licensed trading card set released by the ...

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Being At The FanHub Of Gaming…

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The sports business world continues to evolve and get itself more comfortable and engaged with a better user experience tied to mobile in game activities. The days of hand wringing over distracted fans in arena have given way to in game contests, and at some point more active mobile sports ...

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2019-20 NLL Schedule Released; Every Game to be Distributed on B/R Live

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The National Lacrosse League (NLL), the largest men’s professional lacrosse league, has released the schedule for the upcoming 2019-2020 regular season. The 2019-20 season will involve 13 teams including the expansion New York Riptide and Rochester Knighthawks, as well as the new market Halifax Thunderbirds. A total of 117 games ...

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Study: NFL Viewers Moving To Streaming Services And Apps

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The market research team at Colling Media, a top-ranked national digital advertising and marketing agency, has conducted a nationwide survey to study the evolving adoption of streaming video services by viewers of NFL games. Key findings include: For viewers of NFL games, migration away from cable and satellite continues at a ...

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Wondery and The Athletic Launch ‘The Lead’ Podcast

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Wondery, the largest independent podcast publisher in the world, is partnering with The Athletic, home to the best storytelling in sports, to create the first ever in-depth daily sports news podcast. The series, titled The Lead, will make its debut on September 16th, 2019. Every weekday morning, The Lead co-hosts ...

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Star Athletes Support Youth Sports In Second Annual Laureus USA Fashion Show Gala

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Laureus USA hosted the second annual Laureus Fashion Show Gala last night at Mercedes-Benz Manhattan, featuring star athletes and Olympians walking the runway to support Laureus’ mission to improve the lives of youth and unite communities through the power of sport.  Athletes who walked the runway escorted by local youth who will benefit ...

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Namath, Brees, Favre Featured In NFL: The Grind Week One

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Premium television network EPIX® and NFL Films today announced its inaugural lineup for the weekly half-hour series NFL: The Grind, which premieres Wednesday, September 11 at 9pm eastern time. In addition to Rich Eisen’s final word on the week in football, the series premiere features “Broadway” Joe Namath as he ...

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FOX Sports Super 6, Free-to-Play Sports Prediction Game, Launches

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FOX Sports Super 6, a free-to-play sports prediction game that offers players the chance to win hundreds of thousands of dollars in cash each week, launches nationwide today. Fans can enter multiple contests each week, with jackpot prizes up to $250,000 in cash. To play, users simply choose who they think the ...

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Tim McCarver to Receive Vin Scully Award for Excellence in Sports Broadcasting from WFUV Radio

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Tim McCarver, the Emmy Award-winning baseball Hall of Fame broadcaster who has provided color commentary on World Series games for all four major networks, has been named the 12th recipient of theVin Scully Award for Excellence in Sports Broadcasting from WFUV Radio (90.7 FM/wfuv.org), the noncommercial, member-supported public media service of Fordham University for more than 70 years. McCarver was the ...

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