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Nov 15

NFL looking for better TV ratings on weekend without hurricanes

The National Football League and its broadcasters are eager for a ratings surprise this weekend. So far, the young NFL season has gotten off to a choppy start. Ratings for Week 1 were 13% lower than in the same period a year earlier, a steep drop tied …

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Oct 31

Major League Baseball’s 10 Most Valuable Teams

With the Fall Classic well underway between the National League’s Los Angeles Dodgers and the American League’s Houston Astros, Major League Baseball is front and center in the world of sports. This year’s World Series pits the 2nd most valuable team in baseball against the 13th most valuable

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Oct 27

Alibaba Co-Founder Takes 49% Minority Stake in NBA’s Brooklyn Nets

Alibaba co-founder Joseph Tsai purchased a 49% minority stake in the NBA’s Brooklyn Nets franchise in a deal that also presents the option to take a majority stake in the team in a few years, sources told ESPN Friday. The purchase price will be based on the team’s $2.3 billion valuations, according

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Oct 16

New York Yankees: Ex-Trainer Gene Monahan Says He Knows How to Win

Yankees fans already know this…. But, for those of you who are more interested in Wall Street than sports, here’s an update. The New York Yankees head to game 3, against the Houston Astro’s. Tonight, it’s a must-win scenario. Deep breath. A bit of hopeful news, the Yankees have home-field

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Oct 15

Ex-Trainer for New York Yankees Gene Monahan Now Has Career in Nascar

For average Joe’s, one career is quite enough, thank you very much. But legendary New York Yankees trainer Gene Monahan is not your average Joe. After wrapping up a lifetime, 49 years, with the Yankees, he started a second career with his second love—racing, specifically Nascar. “I loved racing

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Oct 15

Ex-Trainer for New York Yankees Gene Monahan Spoke to Us About His Career

Forty-nine years with the New York Yankees convinced trainer Gene Monahan of one thing. "They [the Yankees] are a wild bunch," Monahan told TheStreet on Tuesday, Sept. 26, at an event for Conair, of which he is a spokesman. "What makes t…

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Oct 10

Trump weaponizes IRS, urges an end to NFL tax breaks

President Trump would like to use the IRS to attack his perceived enemies in the NFL. An emerging theme of the Republican administration in Washington is how quickly lawmakers have become their own caricatures of the Obama administration. We saw this d…

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Oct 09

Ex-NY Yankees Trainer — The Yankees Will Be ‘Hard to Beat’

Forty-nine years with the New York Yankees convinced trainer Gene Monahan of one thing. "They [the Yankees] are a wild bunch," Monahan told TheStreet on Tuesday, Sept. 26, at an event for Conair, of which he is a spokesman. "What makes t…

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Oct 04

‘I’d Like to Make Money in my Sleep’ — Ex-NBA Player Lamar Odom on Investing

Nothing beats a good night’s sleep, especially if investments are working for you while counting z-z-z’s. “I would love to learn to make money in my sleep,” ex-NBA forward Lamar Odom told TheStreet on Wednesday, Oct. 3, before he was inducted into the New York City Basketball Hall of

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Sep 26

Former NFL Star and Businessman Supports ‘Take a Knee’

Football is competitive, but could business be even tougher? Former Chargers and Buffalo Bills linebacker Shawne Merriman says he dares to find out.  Merriman’s sports performance apparel line, Lights Out, will be sold in Tillys stores across California in September, at a time when sporting brands

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Sep 26

Tom Brady Can Afford This $16,000 Diet That You Probably Can’t

Before Tom Brady was calling out friend Donald Trump for his recent “divisive comments” on the NFL… Brady is a genetic freak, partially because Tom Brady eats like a freak. Granted, Brady eats like freak worth more than $197 million, but like a freak nonetheless. The New England Patriots

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Sep 25

Trump’s attacks on NFL backfire for now, boosting CBS’s ratings (and shares)

CBS Corp. (CBS) on Monday, Sept. 25, was quick to counter speculation that President Trump’s demand that National Football League owners “fire or suspend” players who kneel during the national anthem would immediately hamper TV ratings. CBS, which shares the bulk of National Football League

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Sep 19

NBA superstar Kevin Durant explains his approach to investing in startups

Golden State Warriors All-Star forward Kevin Durant, who spoke at TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco on Tuesday, Sept. 19, is part of a growing list of NBA stars who are diving into the Silicon Valley startup scene.  Durant and partner Rich Klein make up Durant Co., an investment firm that’s helped

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Sep 19

NBA superstar Kevin Durant explains his approach to investing in startups

Golden State Warriors All-Star forward Kevin Durant, who spoke at TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco on Tuesday, Sept. 19, is part of a growing list of NBA stars who are diving into the Silicon Valley startup scene.  Durant and partner Rich Klein make up Durant Co., an investment firm that’s helped

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Sep 18

The Dallas Cowboys are the World’s Most Valuable Sports Franchise

The Dallas Cowboys, often dubbed “America’s Team,” is not only the most valuable franchise in the National Football League but in the world, according to Forbes. The team, owned by boisterous NFL owner Jerry Jones, is now worth a whopping $4.8 billion, up 14% from last year. The franchise

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Sep 14

Nascar’s Danica Patrick Quickly Explains Why She Makes More Money Than Men

So where does Danica Patrick stand on pay equity? She’s fine with it, thank you very much. “I get paid better than most men in my field. I’m not, maybe, the most pc about this topic, but you have to be competing in something or doing something that has a demand. I get that it’s the same

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