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Sports Broadcasting Technology

Within Sports, broadcasting has been the ultimate tool for success throughout the pandemic. Many competitions have come back to finish their seasons and broadcast games. The Champions League concluded with a tournament in isolation and currently the NBA playoffs are running in a bubble. Both events have been successful. Leagues understood the value of competing […]

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Sports

Betting on Sport

Sports betting is one of the big issues in modern sport. It offers massive revenue for leagues, but can compromise the integrity of sport. In either case sports betting is coming and it’s coming quickly. The industry is currently valued at around $250 million dollars, and could see growth to 5 to 10 billion in […]

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Musings On Color Sports

Shut up and Dribble

In 2018 Fox News host Laura Ingram told LeBron James to “shut up and dribble” after he criticized the president. This sparked the debate, should athletes use their platforms to express opinions on political and social issues. Outspoken athletes have been a part of American sports for decades; and are now seen as heroes. In […]

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Sports

Drinks & Strategy

Sports beverages are everywhere. They’ve transcended their existing purpose to fuel high performance athletes in games to become a beverage for every-man. The Gatorade dominates the 22.3 billion dollar industry. Invented at the University of Florida in 1965 to replenish student-athletes carbohydrates & electrolytes. It controls about 70% of the sports beverage market. Gatorade is […]

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Sports

How to buy a Championship

In September of 2008 Manchester City Football Club’s history would change forever. The former Prime Minister of Thailand, Thaksin Shinawatra sold the club to Sheikh Mansour. Over the following years Manchester City has become one of the most important soccer clubs in the world. They’ve set records, won cups and built a valuation of over […]