Michael Jordan is a Billionaire

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Michael Jordan needs no introduction. His accolades in basketball are the bar for which most players set as the standard for excellence.His foray into the executive suite started out shaky with the Wizards, but Jordan has rebounded nicely into the role as owner with the Charlotte Hornets.

NBPA Executive Director Michele Roberts Thinks Media Has Too Much Access Post-Game

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The media and athletes have a complicated relationship. Both “need” each other to do their job – don’t start, a professional athlete’s job is more than what he does on the field or court. They are also required to market the game But I will admit that the locker room can be an awkward place […]

Marshawn Lynch To Trademark “I’m Just Here So I Won’t Get Fined”

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Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch is good for trademarking a catchphrase. He trademarked “Beastmode” – remember he wouldn’t let the Dodgers use that for outfielder Matt Kemp, who also adopted the nickname-  Last season’s Super Bowl press conference hit, “I’m about that action Boss.” Now he’ll be adding, “I’m just here so I won’t […]

Knicks owner James Dolan tells fan to start cheering for the Nets

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  Being a public figure often means you are subjected to thousands of opinions about your looks, performance and quality of life. The expectation is that you should just grin and bear it because its part of the process. Plus, that’s why you’re generally paid the big bucks, to absorb the negativity and push out […]

Atlanta Falcons Investigated for Playing Fake Crowd Noise

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Unlike the Seattle Seahawks, every team doesn’t have the “12th man” as fans that are screaming at the top of their lungs distracting the opponent.

Chris Webber Executive Produced Film “Unexpected” to debut at Sundance

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Add producer to the list of credits for former NBA All Star and TNT analyst Chris Webber. His Webber/Gilbert Media Group is competing at Sundance film festival in Park City, Utah with Unexpected, a film about a Chicago inner-city teacher who discovers she’s pregnant and forms a bond with a student who’s in a similar, […]

Photographer suing Nike over Jordan jumpman logo

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The Jordan brand  jumpman logo is one of the most iconic pieces in sports marketing history. Now the photographer who shot the photo that became the inspiration for it is suing Nike, claiming they didn’t have the rights to use it.

Former Atlanta Brave icon Hank Aaron joins group looking to purchase Hawks

The Atlanta Hawks are red sizzling right now, and quietly the hottest team in the eastern conference. The Hawks have won nine in a row AND are currently looking for a new owner.