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The Collision of Sports and Retail

The sports industry in North America is projected to be near $74 billion this year. The very best athletes like Lebron James, Serena Williams, Messi, and all the way back to Michael Jordan have changed the way marketers and advertisers reach target audiences. Many of these superstar athletes have earned billion dollar endorsements deals when looked at over the course of a career because of brands like Nike, Gatorade, Puma and so many more.

Because of this, the New Jersey Institute of Technology just released this detailed data visualization for members in the sports business and marketing community. I am passing the terrific information along to the Sports Techie community blog followers and readers because sports tech like the Fitbit is playing a bigger roll each year.

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Why is Golf the Sportsman’s Sport?

It is no secret that golf is a popular pastime amongst many professionals, and it seems that is also true for elite athletes

Why is Golf the Sportsman’s Sport?

How many times have you seen pictures and/or videos of top sportsmen and women of other sports on the golf course? Be it Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton, England and Tottenham Hotspur soccer star Harry Kane or five-time Super Bowl-winning quarterback Tom Brady, it seems that golf truly is the sportsmen’s sport of choice.

It is no secret that golf is a popular pastime amongst many professionals, and it seems that is also true for elite athletes. Not that golf, in itself, isn’t a gruelling sport all of its own, but its relaxed and gentle pace allows athletes to remove themselves from their high-octane careers.

It is no...

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Ohio University Online Master in Coaching Education infographic: The Evolving Modern Professional Athlete.

New Motion-Tracking Tech Allows NBA Fans to See Players Like Never Before.

New Motion-Tracking Tech Allows NBA Fans to See Players Like Never Before.

With the Rio 2016 Olympics at a close and the Paralympics underway, there were many exciting stories to come out of this year’s events including those with a sports technology focus, yet none received as much media attention as 12-time Olympic medalist Ryan Lochte and his three USA Swimming teammates involvement in the gas station fiasco down in Brazil which came to light after a video was revealed catching them all in a cover up lie. Hope Solo was suspended by US Soccer from the women’s national team after critical remarks she made after a semifinals soccer loss to team Sweden in Rio...

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NBA Draft 2015 Digital Content Available On NBA.com, NBA Mobile And Gametime App

NBA Digital to Present Weeklong Coverage of 2015 NBA Draft Presented by State Farm® Featuring the Latest News, Highlights and Storylines Across All Screens.

NBA Digital to Present Weeklong Coverage of 2015 NBA Draft Presented by State Farm® Featuring the Latest News, Highlights and Storylines Across All Screens.

NBA Draft 2015 Digital Content Available On NBA.com, NBA Mobile And Gametime App

The 2015 NBA Draft Presented by State Farm is Thursday, August 25 and NBA Digital has been streaming weeklong multi-screen coverage to connected fans eager to stay on top of live and original programming. The NBA.com and NBA Mobile exclusive content delivered to devices includes, breaking news, highlights, expert analysis, behind-the-scenes access, deep dive previews of the best prospects and human interest stories. Turner Sports creates terrific NBA terrific sport technology our readers and followers can learn more about at this link, here...

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NBA Digital Streaming Playoffs Coverage Across The Networks TV, Web And Mobile Assets

NBA Digital to Provide Comprehensive Coverage of 2015 NBA Playoffs With More Than 1,500 Hours of Programming Across NBA TV, NBA.com & NBA Mobile.

NBA Digital to Provide Comprehensive Coverage of 2015 NBA Playoffs
With More Than 1,500 Hours of Programming Across NBA TV, NBA.com & NBA Mobile.

NBA Digital Streaming Playoffs Coverage Across The Networks TV, Web And Mobile Assets

The 2015 NBA Playoffs begin this weekend and NBA Digital has it covered with extensive programming totaling more than 1,500 hours. NBA.com is prepared to deliver multiscreen content, customize hub pages for each playoff series and social media engagement for online fans. NBA TV is offering up to nine original programming games. Finally, NBA Mobile brings online fans all the real-time news, information and data about the teams, players and coaches via the NBA Game Time app. The Sports Techie community blog here based in Atlanta is excited to share this NBA sports ...

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NYC NBA All-Star Game Digital Content Available Via NBA TV, NBA.com And NBA Mobile

NBA TV and NBA.com live streaming daily content highlights for NBA All-Star 2015.

NBA TV and NBA.com live streaming daily content highlights for NBA All-Star 2015.

NYC NBA All-Star Game Digital Content Available Via NBA TV, NBA.com And NBA Mobile

The sports technology related content unveiled today about NBA Digital, co-managed by Turner Sports and the NBA, and their ultimate coverage of the NBA All-Star 2015 events in New York City is a fan experience dream. It has been my privilege to develop new relationships with Turner Sports executives here in Georgia for the benefit of the Sports Techie community blog readers and followers. As a result, fans can find out more about the multimedia delivery across NBA TV, NBA.com and NBA Mobile tailored for TV and mobile devices including Sunday’s NBA All-Star Game simulcast on TNT and TBS for first time.

NYC NBA All-Star Game Digital Content Available Via NBA TV, NBA.com And NBA Mobile - Sports Techie blog

NYC NBA All-Star Game Di...

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Dr. J Signs With Anthem Media Group, FNTSY Sports Network And RotoExperts

NBA Hall of Famer, Entrepreneur Julius “Dr. J” Erving Joins Anthem Media Group as Investor and Brand Ambassador.

NBA Hall of Famer, Entrepreneur Julius “Dr. J” Erving Joins Anthem Media Group as Investor and Brand Ambassador.

Dr. J Signs With Anthem Media Group, FNTSY Sports Network And RotoExperts

Julius “Dr. J” Erving partnered with Anthem Media Group today as a wise investor and electric brand ambassador for FNTSY Sports Network and RotoExperts. The NBA Hall of Fame legend comes in as a shareholder and business asset whose role is to assist with strategic growth and company operations. The Sports Techie community blog has utmost respect for the “The Doctor” ever since I pretended to be him while playing dunk hoops on the playground and nerf basketball with my brothers and friends...

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NBA Basketball Season Begins – Be Ready with adidas

The Sports Techie community blog readers and followers need to know about adidas basketball D Rose 5 Boost Shoes and Swingman Jerseys available at the adidas NBA Shop for global basketball fans. The 2014-15 season has a new centralized NBA instant replay center, Derrick Rose is healthy again for the Chicago Bulls wearing his adidas D Rose 5 Boost Shoes, while LeBron James is back again in Cleveland for a second time leading the Cavaliers towards a Championship trophy. Find sports tech influence adidas hoops shoes, apparel and gear at the NBA Shop.

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adidas D Rose 5 Boost Shoes
Derrick Rose is Chicago’...

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Infographic: “Nothin’ But Net … Worth” 7 NBA Stars Who Get Business Done Off the Court

“Nothin' But Net … Worth” - Sports Techie blog

“Nothin’ But Net … Worth” – Sports Techie blog

Infographic: 7 NBA Stars Who Get Business Done Off the Court

The Sports Techie community blog is sharing the Infographic – Nothin’ But Net … Worth, researched and presented by the Sports Management Degree Hub and representative Zelda Robbins. The 2014 NBA Finals begin today and the complete schedule TV schedule via the NBA is here:

The complete Heat vs. Spurs schedule and national television arrangements on ABC for the NBA Finals.

Miami vs. San Antonio

Game 1 – Thu, June 5, Miami at San Antonio, 9 p.m. ET, ABC
Game 2 – Sun, June 8, Miami at San Antonio, 8 p.m. ET, ABC
Game 3 – Tue, June 10, San Antonio at Miami, 9 p.m. ET, ABC
Game 4 – Thu, June 12, San Antonio at Miami, 9 p.m. ET, ABC
Game 5 * Sun, June 15, Miami at San Antoni...

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Alchemy Global Crowdfunding Platform First In Sports and Entertainment Space

Alchemy, headquartered in Charleston, SC with offices in Portland, Baltimore, New York and London, is the first dedicated investment web portal focused on Sports and Entertainment

Alchemy, headquartered in Charleston, SC with offices in Portland, Baltimore, New York and London, is the first dedicated investment web portal focused on Sports and Entertainment

Alchemy Global launched a Sports and Entertainment Crowdfunding Platform for Accredited Investors today in Charleston, South Carolina. The Sports Techie community blog chatted with Andy Brusman, Founder and CEO at Alchemy Global Holdings, LLC about his startup, their space in the finance Industry and more business expansion strategy. Together with sports legends Greg Norman, Jim Courier and Boris Becker who have transformed into successful Entrepreneurs and highly accomplished sport and finance executives, their first three client companies to launch on the Alchemy portal will be announced in the coming weeks...

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