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Former Blackhawk Andrew Shaw among new investors in sports drink @COCO5_Water, the sports drink developed by Blackhawks head trainer Mike Gapski. 
Wilson Sporting Goods has added its logo to the exterior of Prudential Plaza. Company moved its HQ there in December from its longtime home near O’Hare.
Fire games will stream for free online until ESPN+ officially launches this spring. New 3-yr ESPN agreement includes a media rights fee for the Fire, per source familiar w/ deal. Previous broadcasting arrangement w/ CSN Chicago was big marketing expense for the team.
Big local broadcasting change for the @ChicagoFire. After 3 years on CSN Chicago, team is leaving cable and has struck a deal with ESPN for local media rights. Non-national TV Fire games this year will exclusively be on ESPN+, the new $4.99/month subscription streaming service.
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