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Yuto Horigome Wins First-Ever Olympic Street Skateboarding Gold Medal; Nyjah Huston Finishes Off Podium

10 days ago   |   Forbes   |   4 articles

Skateboarding is officially a medal event in the Olympics, and Japan's own Yuto Horigome won the sport's first-ever gold medal in the men's street skateboarding final in Tokyo...
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On Her Turf Is The First NBC Show Providing Dedicated Coverage To Women's Olympic Sports

10 days ago   |   Forbes

This summer NBC is shining the spotlight on the women of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics with On Her Turf, a program exclusively dedicated to the female Olympians. Sportscaster Lindsay...
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Nascar Reacts Differently As Talk Of Drivers Organizing Surfaces Once More

11 days ago   |   Forbes

There has never been any sort of organized labor union in the sport of NASCAR. The Teamsters Union tried and failed. Drivers tried to form their own union and were snubbed...
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'Ted Lasso' is back for a second season - here's how to watch the Emmy-nominated series on Apple TV Plus

11 days ago   |   Business Insider

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Jason Sudeikis as Ted Lasso. Apple TV+ "Ted Lasso" is a sports comedy following the...
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FanDuel's Acting CEO Amy Howe Is Winning

12 days ago   |   Forbes

Amy Howe joined FanDuel, the gaming and fantasy sports company where she began as President and was just appointed interim Chief Operating Officer.
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Why Brands Love Sports: Fans Are Innovative, Progressive, Social, Upscale And Diverse

12 days ago   |   Forbes

Brands like AdventHealth and Bud Light love Tampa Bay Lightning fans for the same reasons sponsors love home team fans everywhere: It pays off. Research from YouGov shows fans...
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House again votes to legalize sports betting in Massachusetts

12 days ago   |   Boston Herald

House lawmakers played a hand of deja vu on Beacon Hill as they voted to legalize sports betting for the second time in so many years. “The time has come for us to legalize...
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Tokyo Summer Olympics Viewing Guide: How To Watch The Must-See Events

13 days ago   |   Forbes

If you're looking to catch a glimpse of the high-profile athletes at the Tokyo Olympics, here are the major events in each sport to watch for.
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Zone7 Raises $8 Million In Series A Round To Expand Artificial Intelligence Platform For Predicting Sports Injury Risks

13 days ago   |   Forbes

Zone7, an artificial intelligence platform, recently secured $8 million in a Series A funding round to help expand its reach in sports as well as other industries.
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Drew Brees, The Phoenix Suns And The WNBA: This Week's Most Interesting Sports Business Stories

13 days ago   |   Forbes

In this week's SportsMoney Playbook: Formula 1's highest-paid drivers, Giannis Antetokounmpo's marketing opportunity and a candidate for WNBA expansion. Plus: why this retired...
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Amazon's Leap Into Healthcare

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A man used AI to bring back his deceased fiancé. But the creators of the...

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