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BBTV and NBA Launch NBA Playmakers Youtube Channel

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The National Basketball Association (NBA) and digital entertainment company BroadbandTV (BBTV) today announced their new YouTube channel, NBA Playmakers, which features a slate of original shows starring NBA players and digital influencers. The NBA Playmakers channel is composed of original programming that mixes digital celebrities and their fanbases with NBA players ...

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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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The Historical Basketball League Hires NBA Champion David West

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The Historical Basketball League (HBL) is the first college basketball league to compensate and educate its players based on their market value. Today, the HBL (@hb_league) took a major step towards its 2020 launch by announcing the hiring of two-time NBA champion David West as the league’s first COO. West will oversee the ...

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The first, definitive biography of La Salle basketball icon, Tom Gola

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Tom Gola is a Philadelphia Big Five basketball icon who led La Salle College to the National Invitation Tournament championship in 1952 and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) championship in 1954 and holds the NCAA record for most rebounds in a career. He helped the Philadelphia Warriors win the ...

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Cheribundi Expands ESPN Sponsorship Of Bowls, Hoops

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Did you know that Cheribundi is the leading producer of tart cherry juice products in the U.S.? The upstate N.Y. company wants to make sure that millions of fans know it, as it has extended its sponsorship with ESPN by adding seven College Football Bowl Games and six NCAA college hoops ...

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New Three on Three Event Launches In U.S., With Sights on Olympic Glory

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If it works for Ice Cube, can it work for the Olympics? That’s the question that American hoops fans may want to ask, as a San Francisco based organization, 3BALL USA, announced today a plan to roll out a series of events based on FIBA rules to grow and develop ...

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NBA 2K League Partners with HyperX for Its Inaugural Season

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The NBA 2K League and HyperX today announced a new partnership that will make HyperX the Official Gaming Headset of the NBA 2K League. The NBA 2K League, the professional esports league co-founded by the NBA and Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc., is set to debut May 1 with 17 teams ...

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NBA, YouTube TV Partner On NBA Finals

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The National Basketball Association and YouTube today announced a groundbreaking partnership making YouTube TV – the live TV streaming service – the first-ever presenting partner of the NBA Finals. The multiyear partnership also includes YouTube TV as the presenting partner of The Finals for the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) ...

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The Doctor is in! Julius Erving House Call with Dr. J on reVolver Podcasts

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Get ready for the highly anticipated launch of House Call with Dr. J. on reVolver Podcasts. Hosted by the NBA legend himself, Julius Erving, House Call with Dr. J. will feature interviews and discussions with star athletes, celebrities and people of interest who have dared to be great. Guests will share impactful life ...

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Carr, Chones To Host New Hoops Podcast

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Basketball fans will recognize the names and voices behind reVolver Podcasts’ Basketball Legends with AC and JC. Join Cleveland Cavalier legends, Austin Carr and Jim Chones, as they travel across the country and sit down with some of basketball’s most recognizable personalities and icons to share stories – sometimes heartwarming, often irreverent, ...

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