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Baseball, Gambling and Where to Go From Here

Earlier this week tweets came to light indicating that MLB pitcher Jarred Cosart is an avid gambler. And in doing so, thrust the complex topic of gambling and professional sports into the spotlight. 799 more words

MLB

'Fortune' magazine names Adam Silver, LeBron James and Yao Ming among world's 50 greatest leaders

In just the latest indication of the NBA’s growing global presence, Fortune magazine has named three NBA-related figures among its just-released list of the world’s 50 greatest leaders… 338 more words

LeBron James

How Adam Silver is raising the bar for sports leaders

In the two years that Fortune has published its World’s Greatest Leaders list, we’ve put quite a few sports figures in the lineup. Last year… 714 more words

Leadership

Tim Duncan bet on basketball, according to his girlfriend

That was just Tim Duncan’s second 3-pointer of the last two years, a seemingly nice moment for him in the Spurs’ blowout of the Thunder. 355 more words

San Antonio Spurs

Clippers and Hornets to play in China

Earlier today the NBA announced that the Charlotte Hornets and the Los Angeles Clippers will play in two exhibition games in China.

The @LAClippers & …

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NBA

Jack Todd: Dark underbelly of gambling is played down or ignored completely in sports

A few years ago, I was headed from the parking garage into the Casino for one of those afternoon boxing cards when I ran into a French-language media personality and boxing aficionado I knew slightly. 1,311 more words

Sports

Dodging LA Podcast #8: State of the NBA w/ GUEST KC

Logan and Brian are joined by San Francisco’s basketball guru, KC, and discuss the state of the league. The roundtable show kicks off with the question of who deserves the MVP and who is the most obscure player to drop 50 points this year. 91 more words

NBA