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Senior Researcher — ESPN
As seen in:  ESPN, Black Enterprise

@columbiajourn alum. Formerly, @TIME Books & @PEOPLEmag & @ESSENCEonline. Writer.

How Kobe Bryant Used Business Strategies to Recruit Rajon Rondo — We all know that Kobe Bryant has a magnificent basketball resume, but lately he has also revealed his business acumen, especially when it comes to recruiting new talent for the Los Angeles Lakers. [RELATED: READ LEBRON JAMES' NO. 23 TOP SELLING JERSEY IN NBA] Last month, Bryant hoped to ...

Why Everyone Should Know and Remember Former Baseball Player Curt Flood — Curt Flood was a center fielder for the St. Louis Cardinals. Sports reporters said he was known as a prolific hitter and a defensive wizard, according to the New York Times. Flood was born in Houston, Texas on Jan. 18, 1938. He was raised in Oakland, California. The talented baseball star ...

How the Patriots Helped Make the Super Bowl Tickets Cheaper — Super Bowl tickets to Glendale, Ari., were selling for $2,879 on Monday, according to SeatGeek, a website that tracks ticket sales. Apparently, that's down 20 percent compared to the same day last year, according to The finance site also pointed out that the passes are actually 18% ...

A Super Bowl Infographic For the 'Big Game' — Ever wonder what football fans are interested in before, during, and after the game? On the Web, 70% of game-related searches happen in the month surrounding game day versus the day itself, according to Google Data. So, it wouldn't be surprising that some football fans are viewing past ...

Why Most Super Bowl Advertisers Can’t Say ‘Super Bowl’ in Their Super Bowl Ads — The National Football League has trademarked the term "Super Bowl," which means companies aren't allowed to state "Super Bowl" without permission from the organization, reported TIME magazine's website. So Super Bowl advertisers who aren't willing to fork out sizable checks to use the phrase have come up with creative alternatives.

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Rainbow PUSH Wall Street Project Economic Summit: The Next Generation of Athlete Dealmakers — The sports world and the business world collided at the 18th annual Rainbow PUSH Wall Street Project Economic Summit on Jan., 14. The panelists were candid about the hurdles athletes face when understanding business and financial literacy. Some even shared personal stories like ex-NFL player ...

How Oakland Raiders Star LaMarr Woodley Smartly Took Advantage of His NFL Status — We've read about many of our former successful high-earning athletes in a financial ruin. Some faced bankruptcy, while others watched their assets dwindle. Today, some of our superstars are smarter when it comes to money management and business deals. Oakland Raiders defensive end, LaMarr Woodley revealed how he cleverly used his name to grow his businesses and help the community.

LeBron James’ No. 23 Top Selling Jersey in NBA — Last year, LeBron James asked fans on social media whether he should return to wearing jersey No. 23 or stick with No. 6. He tossed his No. 6 tunic when he left Cleveland for Miami in 2010. Eventually, the 6 ft 8 small forward switched to No. 23. Now, his No.

Why Boston Was Likely Picked As The American Bid — On Jan. 8, the board of directors of the United States Olympic Committee announced that Boston was selected as the American bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics. The council skipped Los Angeles, San Francisco and Washington, below we explain why Boston was the predictable choice. 1. The New ...
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