Monthly Archives December 2018

Top Golf Watches To Improve Your Game

Golf Sports Tech Upgrades

The great thing about golf is that it’s a sport suited for all ages and levels. The Sports Techie community blog has decades of sports tech history in this sport now symbiotic with technology. While some enjoy playing or fun, others prefer to play competitively. Despite the level that you’re at, there are ways you can upgrade your game that doesn’t include spending hours at the range or tons of money on new clubs.

In addition to practice, you want to try new gadgets. Taking your game to the next level is simple when you invest in a few items.

Here are the essentials that you’ll need in a game of golf:

  • A golf club and ball
  • Rain gloves
  • White wooden tee
  • Golf pencil
  • Pitchfork
  • Umbr...
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Sports Betting Economic Impact Infographic

Legalized Sports Betting Industry 


“The brave new world of legalized sports betting” from NJgames.org.

The newly legalized sports betting industry is broken down in the Sports Techie community blog by this infographic, “The brave new world of legalized sports betting” from NJgames.org. It outlines the latest state-by-state legislation, projected economic impact, monetization information, and stats. Leagues and casinos cheered when the US Supreme Court ruled against the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) enacted in 1992. As a result of the ruling in May, each state now has the right to decide on whether to legalize betting on sports, or not...

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Tim Brown Heisman Trophy Auctioned By Goldin Auctions For Record Price

Heisman Trophy From Notre Dame Auctioned

The 1987 Heisman Trophy earned by wide receiver Tim Brown and his fellow Notre Dame college football team was secured at the Goldin Auctions 2018 Holiday Auction for the final record price of $435,762. The same day Kyler Murray won the 2018 Heisman while playing for Oklahoma. The Fighting Irish and Sooners join Alabama and Clemson as the four teams in the upcoming College Football Playoff. In excess of 900 memorabilia lots sold at the auction but none with more total cost than Tim Brown’s original Heisman Trophy.

Tim Brown’s Heisman Trophy Sold at Holiday Auction

Lot #2

Brown’s one-of-a-kind authenticated Heisman trophy received 15 bids. The minimum bid was set at $125,000 and the final price came in at $426,000...

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