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2017’s Best Cities for Hockey Fans

With the 2017 Stanley Cup finals in full gear and Americans willing to pay 15 percent more, on average, to see an NHL match than an NBA game, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2017’s Best Cities for Hockey... Read More

2017’s Best & Worst Cities for Basketball Fans

With the NBA Finals prepping to come to a close and the league allowing teams to sell ad space on uniforms as of 2017, estimated to generate $100 million to $150 million in yearly revenue, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its... Read More

Verizon Will Exclusively Stream NFL London Game

Verizon will join Amazon as an official NFL streaming partner in 2017. The Wall Street Journal’s Joe Flint reports that Verizon has purchased the rights to exclusively stream the Baltimore Ravens-Jacksonville Jaguars game live on September 24 for a... Read More

2017 Masters Tournament Fun Facts

The Masters – golf’s first major championship – begins April 6. Get yourself in the mood for birdies, azaleas and a whole lot of green with WalletHub’s Masters Fun Facts report. The report breaks down everything from ticket and concession... Read More

Futuristic Robot Taking Over Football Fields Across The Country w/ @rogersathletic #MVPDrive

Roger’s Athletic announces the official arrival of the world’s first and only remote controlled self-righting Robotic Dummy to help prevent injuries and concussions and change the face of football forever. The Future of football has arrived and... Read More

March Madness Fun Facts

With March Madness just over a week away, the personal-finance website WalletHub released its NCAA Tournament Fun Facts infographic to help get hoops lovers psyched for this magical time of year. You can find some highlights from both the report and... Read More

Reading Partners Named an Official Charity Partner of the 2017 United Airlines NYC Half on 3/19/17

Reading Partners, a national and NYC-based literacy nonprofit, has been named an Official Charity Partner of the 2017 United Airlines NYC Half. The race will take place on Sunday, March 19, 2017. “Being named an Official Charity Partner of the United... Read More

The NFL, Houston Texans, United Way of Greater Houston, United Way Worldwide and Verizon Launch Character Education Initiative

The NFL, Houston Texans, United Way of Greater Houston, United Way Worldwide and Verizon have announced the Houston launch of Character PlaybookTM, a new education initiative focused on youth character development and building healthy relationships.... Read More

Super Bowl LI By The Numbers

With Super Bowl LI just days away, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its Super Bowl LI By The Numbers infographic! Super Bowl LI By The Numbers $4,800: Average price of a Super Bowl LI ticket (vs. an average of $3,334 for the... Read More

World Series of Fighting – New Year’s Eve Mega Event – #WSOFNYC

  The stars competing in the most historic event in World Series of Fighting history will happen #WSOFNYC on Saturday, December 31. The following athletes will be present at the weigh in:               Justin Gaethje – WSOF lightweight... Read More

MLB avoids lockout w/new 5yr CBA deal

A surprisingly turbulent process concluded with the optimal result Wednesday night, just hours before the deadline, when Major League Baseball and the Players Association announced a tentative, five-year collective bargaining agreement to keep the... Read More

MLB Names Blast Motion Official Bat Sensor Technology

Blast Baseball Named the Official Bat Sensor Technology of Major League Baseball® Blast Motion, an industry innovator focused on advanced sensor-based motion capture, swing analysis, and 360-degree game improvement solutions, today announced a... Read More

2015 Survey Predicts Cleveland Will Win it All in 2016, Plus the Player that Trains the Hardest

Goalrilla®, America’s Leading Brand of Basketball Hoops, Also Uncovers the Player with the Most Intense Training Regimen With the professional basketball season heading into the finals – and only two teams left standing, Goalrilla®, America’s... Read More

2016’s Best Cities for Hockey Fans

With the 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs in full gear and the San Jose Sharks reaching the Final for the first time in the team’s franchise history, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2016’s Best Cities for Hockey... Read More

Gender Differences in Sport Injuries

Many men cultivate a tough-guy, weekend-warrior image, pushing their bodies to the limit with an active lifestyle, and then reaching for an ice pack and a couple of ibuprofen tablets by bedtime. But it turns out women are no slouch in the... Read More

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