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Brand Will Wait for Full Story Before Decision on Ray Rice

NFL running back's squeaky-clean image could be tarnished

Could Ray Rice’s future be in jeopardy?

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Olympic Bobsled Team

Black Female Track Stars Make History At Winter Olympics Winning Silver And Bronze Medals

Lauryn Williams became first American woman to win at both Summer and Winter Games

Chicago native and former Illinois track star Aja Evans took bronze in the women’s two-person…

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Nike Basketball Debuts the ‘KD VI Home’

New shoe available Feb. 22

Just in time for the playoffs

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TaylorMade's new spot features (from L to R) golfers Sergio Garcia, Justin Rose, Dustin Johnson and Jason Day.

TaylorMade ‘Speed Police’ to Golfers: Get Rid of Your Old Clubs

For JetSpeed woods, a 'disruptive' approach by Zambezi rubs some consumers the wrong way

TaylorMade wants you to think twice about that years-old driver in your bag

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Shannon Sharpe is out at CBS.

Hall of Famer Shannon Sharpe Is Out at CBS, ‘The NFL Today’

CBS hires future Hall of Famer Tony Gonzalez

Do you agree with the move?

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Shaquille O’Neal has his own line of soda

From Ballers To Businessmen: Here is Our All Star Roster of NBA Players Turned Franchisees

Successful former pro athletes that are winning big in business

It is reported that 60 percent of NBA players file for bankruptcy five years after…

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Former NBA All Star Jamal Mashburn Slam Dunks in the Business Arena

Team building key to making successful transition from hardcourt to boardroom

Jamal Mashburn is most notably known for his success on and off the basketball court.…

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NBC Will Show Thrilling U.S.-Russia Hockey Finish in Primetime

Preliminary game aired live Saturday morning

Thrilling finish gets a primetime slot

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Kevin Hart gave the MVP award to Education Secretary Arne Duncan -- but not before promoting his latest film, 'About Last Night.'

Kevin Hart Awards Education Secretary With Celebrity Game MVP

Duncan scored 20 points

Hart said he had to be a “humble loser”

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Under Armour Releases New Orleans-Inspired Shoe For Stephen Curry

Under Armour unveils new colorway for Warriors guard

In addition to Under Armour, Curry also endorses Muscle Milk and Degree

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A rendering of Levi's Stadium.

Take a Look Inside the San Franscisco 49ers New Stadium

Santa Clara stadium '80 percent done,' officials say

Take a look at the brand new digs in an Instagram video posted by the…

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Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving.

In New Spot, Uncle Drew Searches for ‘Big Man’ in New Orleans

Does Anthony Davis have any acting chops?

Pepsi Max is welcoming a new endorser to the mix. Stay tuned

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Darren Haynes ESPN

Sports Anchor Darren Haynes Joins ESPN

Veteran anchor leaves Al Jazeera

He begins Feb. 24

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Tracy McGrady

Tracy McGrady, Baseball Hopeful, Impresses in Bullpen Session

Ex-NBA All-Star enlists help of Roger Clemens

Tracy McGrady is trying out for a baseball team

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Cheyenne Woods, niece of Tiger, with her first professional trophy at the Australian Ladies Masters Sunday. Golf Channel will re-air her win this week.

Golf Channel Is Re-Airing Cheyenne Woods’ Australian Masters Victory

Two-stroke win was first of her career

Ms. Woods gave an interview to Golf Channel’s ‘Morning Drive’ Tuesday morning

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Browns Fire Entire Front Office, Hire African American GM

New GM Farmer was finalist for Dolphins job

Browns owner Jimmy Haslam gives African American GM vote of confidence

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Photo courtesy of Turner Sports.

Sports Biz Q&A: Grant Hill Reflects on All-Star Weekend, Discusses His Art Collection and Talks Duke’s Jabari Parker

Grant Hill talks to as he and Turner Sports gear up for All-Star Weekend

Grant Hill is on TV. A lot.

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Michael Sam

NFL Draft Prospect Michael Sam Comes Out, and Twitter Reacts

Mizzou players laud family atmosphere on social media

Twitter was abuzz with the news yesterday, and much of the reaction was overwhelmingly positive

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Missouri Defensive Linesman; 2014 NFL Draft Prospect Michael Sam Comes Out

Is the league ready for its first openly gay pro-football player?

The 24-year-old Sam, who just completed his senior season with the Missouri Tigers, has been…

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50 Cent’s SMS Audio Partners with NASCAR’s Swan Racing

SMS Audio gets into big time NASCAR business

With tech company, 50 Cent gets into marketing game with NASCAR.

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Cultural bias

Ask Sheree: When an Employee Suffers Cultural Bias

What should I do when I sense that my manager is culturally biased against me?

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How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

T-shirts are contemporary wardrobe staples for men, women, and children today. Building an online T-shirt…

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