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NBA Players Union Proposes Funding Healthcare for Retired Players

Plan estimated to cost upwards of $15 million per year

The NBA players union is proposing using $15 million of the massive $24 billion media…

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NY Giants Rescind Long-Term Contract With Jason Pierre-Paul

'Franchised' star puts NFL future in question

“Given the timing of the event and the apparent judgment displayed, the Giants do not…

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Floyd Mayweather Jr. Stripped of Welterweight Titles

The boxer has 14 days to appeal the organization's decision

Undefeated champ Floyd Mayweather Jr. was stripped of his titles after failing to comply with…

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Kevin Durant and Nike Are Bringing New Life To Old Basketball Courts

They will be using new recycling technology to build outdoor courts

Kevin Durant is teaming with Nike for a new initiative to bring quality outdoor basketball…

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WVU’s Kadeisha Buchanan Wins Hyundai Young Player Award

At 19, Kadeisha Buchanan is making a name for herself internationally

Kadeisha Buchanan represented well during the Women’s World Cup in her home nation of Canada,…

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NBA Commits $1.4 Billion On First Day Of Free Agency

Players receive massive paydays under leagues' increasing salary cap

As other players sign huge contracts on the first day, Lebron James is putting business…

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Anthony Davis To Sign NBA’s Richest Contract

He is the Pelicans' franchise player for the foreseeable future

Earning just over $23 million in the four years of his first contract, Davis will…

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Nike Co-Founder Phil Knight Steps Down As Chairman

Phil Knight is planning to step away from his iconic brand

Phil Knight built Nike into one of the most profitable and recognizable brands in the…

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The Price of Success: The Highest Paid NCAA Basketball Coaches

Coach K is the best in the business and gets paid like it

Aside from stockpiling the most talented athletes, and building state of the art training facilities,…

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Jay-Z’s TIDAL Still Has A Few Tricks Left

Tidal and Roc Nation Sports team up for the NBA Draft.

Today, in anticipation of tonights NBA Draft, TIDAL has explored a previously unused avenue by…

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Magic Johnson Enterprises Acquires Equitrust Life Insurance Co.

The former Laker expands reach in insurance and financial services community

Magic Johnson Enterprises has long focused on ethnically diverse and underserved urban communities, and continues…

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Rashard Mendenhall Finds Success After The NFL

Mendenhall is a writer on the new HBO series 'Ballers'.

For Mendenhall, a Super Bowl champion that earned over $13 million during his six seasons…

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GQ Recognizes Some of the Most Stylish Athletes in New List

The magazine galvanizes a few of sports style icons

Lebron James and Mario Balotelli made the cut for GQ’s most stylish men alive list.

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[WATCH] Carmelo Anthony Acquires Soccer Team In Puerto Rico

The NBA superstar brings professional soccer to his father's homeland

The perennial NBA All Star and budding entrepreneur Carmelo Anthony became the owner of the…

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Dwyane Wade Attends Harvard Business School

Miami Heat star furthers his education by enrolling in courses at Harvard

Dwyane Wade takes a break from his job as an ESPN analyst to enroll in…

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NHL Settles DirectTV Package Suit

Settlement may turn 'the tide' in consumers' battle to control their cable packages

Fans have gained additional control over their NHL cable package, and it could affect the…

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Claressa Shields, America’s Best Kept Secret

How she brought home America's first gold medal in womens' boxing

With the Olympic trials coming up in October, every day is spent honing her skills,…

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Carmelo Anthony Teams Up With Nickelodeon For Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Product Line

The entrepreneur is adding another title to his already impressive list - Creative Director

The husband, father, superstar, and gold medalist, announced yesterday that he’s adding another title…

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Nike Inks Massive Apparel Deal With The NBA

Nike is set to take over the NBA's uniform design during the 2017-18 season

One notable change in design that’s already planned is the addition of the Nike logo…

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Marshawn Lynch Goes ‘Beast Mode’ In New Call Of Duty

The runningback will become the first athlete to appear in the popular 'Call of Duty' series this fall

For Lynch, the five-time Pro Bowler, and Super Bowl champion – this experience is one…

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