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World of Wade-Craft: How D-Wade Climbed China’s Great Wall

Wade's jaw-dropping crossover pays dividends in China

Two years ago Dwyane Wade abandoned ship from the Jordan/Nike Jumpman Brand

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Bernard Hopkins: Father Time’s Favorite Son?

As Bernard himself puts it, he's not out there fighting "cream puffs"

Hopkins began his professional boxing career in 1988

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Sports agent Bill Strickland (Image: Courtesy of Subject)

Urban Business Roundtable Spotlight On Sports Agent Bill Strickland

More on the entrepreneurs, business strategies and economic news featured on The Urban Business Roundtable

This week on The Urban Business Roundtable: Veteran Sports Agent Bill Strickland; learning to be…

By Pepper Miller

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Most Expensive NBA Playoff Team Rosters

The NBA is lucrative as far as salaries

Here are the salaries of the 8 playoff teams

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NCAA Alters Rule on Student Meals, Now Unlimited

NCAA President, Mark Emmert says, 'I don't know how to describe it but dumb, rules about food"

It looks like the NCAA is coming to its senses

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Floyd Mayweather

How Floyd Mayweather Jr., Became Boxing’s “Money King”

Boxing’s undisputed champ headlines our list of the most influential in sports

An empire built with a team of 11

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Van Adams (Image: Adams)

Cool Jobs: Van Adams’ Mix of Sports, STEM and Business a Recipe for Success

Leader talks male-dominated industry and how to play to win

We have good news for you. You can have a cool career and make a…

By Mia N. Hall

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NFL Team Offers Fans $100,000 if You Guess Their Full Schedule

Are you feeling lucky?

$100,000 is yours if you can correctly guess the entire 2014-2015 St. Louis Rams NFL…

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Major League Baseball's Wendy Lewis.

MLB Exec Wendy Lewis Talks Jackie Robinson Day, Supplier Diversity Summit

MLB's Supplier Diversity Summit this year coincides with Jackie Robinson Day

Wendy Lewis talks the business of baseball and diversity

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Damian Lillard Lands Reported $100 Million Sneaker Deal with Adidas

It's being reported to only be smaller than LeBron James' and Derrick Rose's sneaker deals

Will you buy Lillard Adidas sneakers?

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Arizona State Establishing Sports Law And Business Program

The new program is slated to start in the 2014-2015 academic year

Will other universities follow?

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Former NFL Star Terrell Owens Owes the IRS $244,000

The former football player/reality TV star just recently paid a different tax lien last year

Is he broke?

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‘Shaq Attacks’ Macy’s With New Suit Collection

Do you find suits in your size?

Former NBA player wants to launch his new line of men’s suits called “The Shaquille…

By Claudio E. Cabrera

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Boxer Timothy Bradley Talks Cementing His Legacy [Video Part 1]

Who do you think will win this April 12th?

Will there be controversy this time around or not?

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NBA Commissioner Said The NBA May Subsidize College Athletes

Adam Silver says he is willing to work with the NCAA to fund college athletes

Do you think this is a good idea?

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Arkansas State Holds Auction to Coach Football Team for 1 Hour

Would you want to be a coach for an hour?

Bidding ends Monday afternoon

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Metta World Peace Refusing to Pay for Son’s Tuition?

Ex-Knick reportedly refusing to pay for his 13-year-old son's education

Jennifer Palma, states in her lawsuit that Metta World Peace verbally agreed last year to…

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Was NFL Receiver Brandon Marshall Accepted to Harvard Business School?

Football player posts confirmation to his Instagram account

Did he or didn’t he?

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Top Former UConn Players Now Playing in The NBA

Which one of these players is the best?

UConn won the NCAA Championship, so here are past UConn players who are NBA players

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Athlete-Entrepreneur J.R. Tolver

NFL Invests in Teaching and Educating Athletes on Entrepreneurship

NFL program looks to create more business owners

In an effort to encourage entrepreneurship and teach sound business decision making to current and…

By Alan Hughes

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How to Budget for Unexpected Windfalls

Having a plan for unexpected windfalls can be as important as anticipating surprise expenses. Just…

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Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)

How to Get Paid for Traveling

Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)
Have a passion for…

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