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What is Expected and Accepted from Sports Team Twitter Accounts?

I’ve been thinking about something for a while now. Why are sports team Twitter accounts so different from the rest of a team’s marketing mix and voice? 559 more words

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#ncaaexploits

This is the hashtag a former student of mine suggested I use while live tweeting the national championship game tonight. I don’t know that I have it in me to live tweet a game I am forcing myself to watch, but that’s another story. 366 more words

Old Yankee Stadium letters go unsold at Sotheby's auction

The letters that spelled out Yankee Stadium on the outside of “The House that Ruth Built,” went unsold at a Sotheby’s auction on Wednesday, according to ESPN’s Darren Rovell. 93 more words

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Business vs. the Market, college sports edition

(Willie Cauley-Stein)

Prevalent framing of American economic discourse notwithstanding, it is well understood by anyone paying attention that powerful economic interests in this country work very hard to avoid or limit market competition, insofar as doing so pads their bottom lines. 595 more words

The Pittsburgh Steelers Used to Have a "Prom Date" Rule for Concussions

The Jason McIntyre Show is every Sunday from 11 am – 2 pm on Yahoo Sports Radio. You can also listen on the YSR app, or on Sirius channel 92. 673 more words

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Michael Jordan's Basketball Shoes from 1984 Are to Be Auctioned

The earliest known game-worn Michael Jordan basketball shoes will be auctioned online by SCP Auctions, with bidding from April 8 through to Apr. 25, according to ESPN… 95 more words