June 14, 2021

World Champions

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BetMGM and Yahoo Sports are providing new customers a special offer for the 2020-2021 NBA season. New BetMGM customers in CO, IN, IA, MI, NJ, TN, VA or WV who place $100 in total sports bets within 30 days of signing up will receive NBA League Pass for the 2020-2021 season, courtesy of Yahoo Sports.*

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PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Sapphire Sport, a first-of-its-kind venture capital platform investing in early-stage technology companies shaping the future of consumption, announced today that Chloe Steinberg has joined as the team’s newest partner. Chloe joins Doug Higgins and Michael Spirito, forming a trio backed by an unparalleled investor base from all parts of the sports, media and entertainment ecosystem.

Named to the Forbes 30 Under 30 in Venture Capital list, Chloe will help lead the team’s investments across the broader health and wellness economy. Chloe brings extensive industry expertise, stemming from

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John Force Racing is returning to NHRA competition after sitting out most of the 2020 season. (NHRA Photo)

YORBA LINDA, Calif. – John Force Racing will make its return to NHRA competition during the NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series season-opening Gatornationals at Gainesville Raceway in Gainesville, Fla.

The 21-time championship team will feature three full-time entries driven by John Force, Robert Hight and Brittany Force.

John Force Racing sat out most of the 2020 NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series season after the COVID-19 pandemic shut down the racing industry for several months.

On 16-time world champion John Force’s

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On Jan. 6, the Utah Jazz lost to the New York Knicks. They were 4-4, with the lowly Minnesota Timberwolves among the teams they’d lost to.

They were about to go on one of the great against-the-spread streaks in recent NBA history.

If you’ve been betting the Jazz lately, you know. Starting with a Jan. 8 win over the Milwaukee Bucks, the Jazz have won 19 of 20. On Monday night they played the Philadelphia 76ers, the team with the best record in the East, and were a heavy 8.5-point favorite. Utah won by 11. Another night, another winning Jazz

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Instead of forcing Cuban’s team to back down, the NBA as a whole should revisit its anthem rule. Other leagues should do the same. The ritual enforces a rote, narrow idea of patriotism—one that pro sports should be working to change, not uphold.

Especially for Black Americans who know the origin story of “The Star-Spangled Banner,” the anthem has always represented the nation’s hypocrisy more so than its promise. The lyricist was Francis Scott Key, a Maryland slave owner who once said that Africans in America were “a distinct and inferior race of people, which all experience proves to

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Up-Tempo Gus Malzahn stepped to the podium as the new football coach at Central Florida, looking and sounding like a guy who wants to script 100 plays and sign 20 players before he eats his signature Waffle House breakfast tomorrow. Like he is in a hurry to rebuild his career.

“I’m a dreamer,” he said. “I don’t want a job that doesn’t have expectations to win a championship. … I truly believe we’ll be in the Final Four (College Football Playoff) in a short period of time.”

“We’re going to recruit Florida like nobody else,” he said. “We’re going to

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