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forbes.com - Shlomo Sprung - Philadelphia 76ers Name BioSteel Official Sports Drink
Philadelphia 76ers Name BioSteel Official Sports Drink
Forbes

The Philadelphia 76ers have reached a multi-year deal with sports hydration company BioSteel to make it the official sports drink of the team, a partner of the team's training complex and the presenting partner of the Sixers' upcoming training…

bbc.co.uk - Carlos Urbano - Monchi: Sevilla sporting director on his methods and mission
Monchi: Sevilla sporting director on his methods and mission
BBC

Ramón Rodríguez Verdejo has been in football for more than 30 years, but there is every chance you have never heard that name. You might, however, know him better by a different one: Monchi. He was never considered a star on the pitch…

bbc.co.uk - Grassroots sport returns: Five things to know about new coronavirus guidance
Grassroots sport returns: Five things to know about new coronavirus guidance
BBC

With lockdown restrictions being lifted in England, many amateur sport activities can resume after being halted since 5 November. A national three-tier system is back in place and there are new rules for those involved involved in recreational…

boston.com - Chad Finn - Sports Q: Who should the Red Sox' main target be in free agency?
Sports Q: Who should the Red Sox' main target be in free agency?
Boston.com

Welcome to Boston.com's Sports Q, our daily conversation, initiated by you and moderated by Chad Finn, about a compelling topic in Boston sports. Here's how it works: You submit questions to Chad through Twitter, Facebook, and email. He'll pick one…

forbes.com - Larry Olmsted - The Best Ski, Snowboard And Winter Sports Clothing - Technology Meets Design
The Best Ski, Snowboard And Winter Sports Clothing - Technology Meets Design
Forbes

The coronavirus pandemic and COVID-19 may adversely impact alpine ski resorts and skiing travel this winter, but the same crisis is widely expected to fuel big increases in Nordic skiing (cross-country), alpine touring (aka uphill skiing, AT or…

cbc.ca - Jackson Weaver - Chess fans hail The Queen's Gambit for upending male-dominated sport
Chess fans hail The Queen's Gambit for upending male-dominated sport
CBC

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share by Email It only took two days after its launch for the chess drama The Queen's Gambit to make it into Netflix's top 10 most-viewed series — and it hasn't budged since. It has since become the…

telegraph.co.uk - Oliver Brown - Let the healing begin: After nine long months, fans are back - and sport feels whole again
Let the healing begin: After nine long months, fans are back - and sport feels whole again
The Telegraph

Estimated read time of seven minutes It might be a superfluous group game in Europe's basket of the nearly-men, but 2,000 Arsenal fans will feel on Thursday night as if they are clutching a golden ticket. One day, they can reflect on their presence…

adage.com - Watch live at 12:30 p.m. EST: FanDuel's CMO on how brands can get into sports betting
Watch live at 12:30 p.m. EST: FanDuel's CMO on how brands can get into sports betting
Ad Age

Watch the livestream above—and follow the conversation on Facebook, Periscope, LinkedIn, Twitch and Twitter. Welcome to Ad Age Remotely, a streamed video segment focusing on the issues of the day. In this live episode of Ad Age Remotely…

cnbc.com - Jabari Young - LeBron James, Arnold Schwarzenegger's sports nutrition company sells to fitness platform Openfit
LeBron James, Arnold Schwarzenegger's sports nutrition company sells to fitness platform Openfit
CNBC

Published Wed, Dec 2 2020 9:00 AM EST Fitness application company Openfit purchased the majority stake in nutrition company Ladder. The company was founded by NBA star LeBron James and actor Arnold Schwarzenegger in 2018. In an interview with CNBC…

axios.com - Jeff Tracy - The end of COVID's grip on sports may be in sight
The end of COVID's grip on sports may be in sight
Axios

Packed stadiums and a more normal fan experience could return by late 2021, NIAID director Anthony Fauci said yesterday. Why it matters: If Fauci's prediction comes true, it could save countless programs from going extinct next year. By the…

axios.com - Axios Sports
Axios Sports
Axios

1 big thing: 🏟 The end of COVID's grip on sports Packed stadiums and a more normal fan experience could return by late 2021, NIAID director Anthony Fauci said yesterday. Why it matters: If Fauci's prediction comes true, it could save…

theverge.com - Chris Welch - Bose adds swipe volume controls to QuietComfort Earbuds and Sport Earbuds
Bose adds swipe volume controls to QuietComfort Earbuds and Sport Earbuds
The Verge

One of the few complaints I had in my review of Bose's QuietComfort Earbuds was that they lacked onboard volume controls. Well, a few weeks after they went on sale, the company has now resolved that. In the latest update of the Bose Music update…

telegraph.co.uk - Ben Rumsby - BBC sports personality of the year contenders list prompts new sexism row
BBC sports personality of the year contenders list prompts new sexism row
The Telegraph

The BBC Sports Personality of the Year award was at the centre of a gender-equality row on Tuesday night, after only one woman was shortlisted for the prestigious prize. Enjoy unlimited access to all articles Get unlimited access for free for your…

mediapost.com - Karlene Lukovitz - FuboTV Moves Toward Sports Betting With Balto Sports Acquisition
FuboTV Moves Toward Sports Betting With Balto Sports Acquisition
MediaPost

by Karlene Lukovitz @KLmarketdaily, 17 minutes ago Sports-first virtual MVPD streamer FuboTV has taken its first major step toward realizing its declared intention to enter the online sports betting arena, with the acquisition of Balto Sports. The…

gizmodo.com - Catie Keck - YouTube TV Is Losing Another Sports Channel Owned by Sinclair
YouTube TV Is Losing Another Sports Channel Owned by Sinclair
Gizmodo

Well, it looks like YouTube TV is losing another sports channel. YouTube's live TV service for cord-cutters informed subscribers by email this week that they will no longer have access to the Tennis Channel, a Sinclair-owned media property. The…

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