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The Players’ Tribune Announces Acquisition of Unscriptd

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The Players’ Tribune, the first-of-its-kind athlete-led content platform, today announced its acquisition of Unscriptd, the media and technology company for global athletes. The deal is another step forward for The Players’ Tribune toward its goal of building the world’s largest community of athletes by providing them with unprecedented tools and services so ...

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BBC AMERICA Expands Its Record-Breaking Professional Darts Coverage With 111 Hours of The World Darts Championship Starting December 13

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BBC AMERICA today announced the expansion of its highly successful broadcast and streaming of Professional Darts, adding the 2018/2019 World Darts Championship from London’s sold-out Alexandra Palace from December 13 to January 1. The best matches of the week will air Sunday mornings from 9:00am-12:00pm ET. BBCA will stream a ...

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Foley’s NY Hosts Trio of Veteran Football Writers Dec. 19

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Foley’s NY Pub & Restaurant (18 W. 33rd St.), has assembled three of the best known and most respected NFL writers for an evening of football discussion moderated by Judy Battista of NFL Network on Wednesday, Dec. 19, from 7-9 p.m. Bob Glauber is the president of the Pro Football Writers of ...

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Andre Rison Holds Open Casting Call In Atlanta For Biopic

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Former Atlanta Falcon and local legend Andre Rison alongside AME Studio1 will host an open casting call for their feature film Foolishly In Love-The Andre Rison Story on Saturday, December 15, 2018.  They are looking for actors to play both lead and supporting roles in the film which is currently in production and scheduled ...

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Ruth’s Early Years Get Deeper Look In ‘The Big Fella’

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Myths die hard. Just as George Washington‘s false teeth weren’t wooden after all (the story is a bit nastier), common beliefs about Babe Ruth have persisted for decades. In the acclaimed The Big Fella: Babe Ruth and the World he Created (HarperCollins, 620pps, $32.50), Jane Leavy delves deeper into the Babe’s early ...

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Swet Tailor, Creators of EveryDay. EveryWear.™ Announces Seed Funding

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Fast-rising menswear brand Swet Tailor, the creators of EveryDay. EveryWear,™ announced today the closing of a first round of seed funding of $1.5M designed to further expand the company’s marketing and brand awareness.   The round included several influential fashion, sports and media investors, including Burch Creative Capital, veteran NFL Quarterback ...

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Tiger Woods, Discovery’s GOLFTV Announce Content Partnership

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In a major development as part of the strategic partnership between Discovery, Inc. and the PGA TOUR, GOLFTV today announced an exclusive multi-year global content partnership with 80-time PGA TOUR winner and 14-time Major champion Tiger Woods. Starting in January 2019, GOLFTV powered by PGA TOUR, the new global live and ...

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NBA Announces First Betting Data Partnerships In The U.S. With Sportradar And Genius Sports

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The National Basketball Association (NBA) today announced its first betting data partnerships in the U.S. Beginning this NBA season, Sportradar and Genius Sports will have the non-exclusive rights to distribute official NBA betting data to licensed sports betting operators in the U.S. As more states legalize sports betting, Genius Sports ...

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Deep Reporting Marks Belichick Biography

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With five Super Bowl titles, 17 straight winning seasons — and counting — and more than 40 years on NFL sidelines, Bill Belichick is considered by many to be the greatest coach in pro football history. From the historic highs of the five championships to the lows of his time ...

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