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‘NBA Wives Club’ Former Member Pens Inspirational Book

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A former NBA wife, who once sported high heels and money as the source of her power and self-esteem, offers readers a beautiful garment of praise to God who faithfully raised her from the ashes of a failed life in center court. Author and speaker Dr. Siohvaughn Funches’ You Gotta Let God ...

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Stars Align For The 29th Annual Fight Night To Raise Money For At-Risk Kids In Washington

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Fight For Children, the Washington D.C. based non-profit that has improved the health and well-being of at-risk children throughout the area for three decades, today announced an exciting lineup for its 29th annual Fight Night fundraiser. One of the most storied charity events of the year, the star-studded affair on ...

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Goodyear Celebrates 100 Years of Wingfoots by Creating Oldest Throwback Basketball Jersey Available

To celebrate the century milestone, Goodyear and the Cavaliers unveiled two life-sized tire sculptures ahead of the team’s home opener on Sunday, Oct. 21. The tire sculptures depict a 1918 Wingfoots player in historic attire next to a 2018 Cavs player, and will be stationed in the concourse at Quicken Loans Arena through the 2018-2019 basketball season.

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Akron Wingfoots by resurrecting the team’s inaugural jersey from 1918 and producing a limited run of 100 throwback replicas for fans. The replicas are the oldest throwback basketball jersey available to the public. Available now through Nov. 30 through a ...

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‘Bama, Clemson Picked To Vie For Title

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The odds for the college football championship are out, and (shocker!) it’s the favorites who are, well, favored. Alabama and Clemson, the last three champions (‘Bama in ’16 and ’18, Clemson in ’17) that have the shortest odds for the College Football Playoff for 2019, per MyTopSportsBooks.com. The Crimson Tide ...

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Jim Brown Continues To Leave A Complicated Legacy

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Jim Brown is many things… All-time NFL great, arguably the best ever. Successful actor. Activist. And, yes, accused attacker of women over three decades-plus. These are all part of Brown’s 82 years on the planet, and now more than a half century since he left the gridiron, he still commands ...

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F1 Comes to America: United States Grand Prix Live on ABC Sunday

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The Formula One World Championship will make its only appearance of the year in the United States this weekend and ESPN and ABC will surround Sunday’s Formula 1 Pirelli United States Grand Prix with reports on SportsCenter, Good Morning America Weekend and on ESPN digital platforms. ABC will televise the race on Sunday, ...

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Don Best Sports Corporation to Launch ‘BetCamps’ To Educate Sports Bettors

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Don Best Sports Corporation will launch a series of ground-breaking sports betting “bet camps” designed to give players an edge in improved performance and profit, it was announced today by Steve Berman, Chief Executive Officer, DonBestBetCamp. The launch of DonBestBetCamp™ will take place at Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment, home of ...

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STATS Extends Sports News and Images Distribution Deal with AP

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STATS, the worldwide leader in sports data and intelligence, announced an extension of its relationship with The Associated Press that includes distribution rights of AP sports news and images for the next three years. Numerous major media clients are powered by a foundation of STATS data merged with AP sports ...

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Indy 500 Winner Danny Sullivan to Host New Show on SiriusXM

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SiriusXM has announced that former open-wheel racing star Danny Sullivan, winner of the 1985 Indy 500 and 1988 CART Series champion, will host a new weekly show that will air nationwide on the Dan Patrick Radio channel on SiriusXM (channel 211). The Real Spin with Danny Sullivan and Bill Armour will debut on October 15th and air ...

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FloSports Bolsters Rugby Coverage

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Today, FloSports, the innovator in live digital sports and original content, announced that FloRugby.com will offer live and on-demand coverage of 45 top-level matches this fall spanning the HSBC Women’s World Sevens Series, The Rugby Weekend, and all Autumn Internationals matches for the France and Scotland men’s national teams. Coverage of the HSBC World Rugby ...

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