Jordan Brand Is Helping Send 26 Kids to College

Jun 19
Jordan Brand has officially announced the 26 recipients of its Wings Scholarship for 2018.  The scholarship program aims to ease the burden of incoming college freshmen from disadvantaged areas. The 26 students representing the Wings Program this year come from major cities around the country including Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, and Portland. Along with

Blue Bite Launches Product-Authentication Service

Jun 19
“When we learned of Blue Bite’s authentication service we immediately jumped at the opportunity to implement this simple yet sophisticated and highly secure solution. In fact, we built an authentication app on top of Blue Bite’s solution to ID and authenticate the sneakers at our conferences. Ensuring that the sneakers

WSOP Day 19: Michael Mizrachi, Phil Ivey Lead Poker Players Championship

Jun 17
As players return to the Rio for the third day in the $50,000 Poker Players Championship, Michael Mizrachi leads the pack and is looking for a repeat performance in an event he’s already won twice (in 2010 and 2012). Phil Ivey, Shaun Deeb, and Eli Elezra are also among the chip leaders. The Seniors Championship has whittled its massive

Entrepreneur Of The Year 2018 Mid-Atlantic Consumer Services Category Winner: Dan Simons

Jun 14
Consumer Services Category Winner: Dan Simons, Farmers Restaurant Group A lifelong restaurateur, Dan Simons is an effective and inspiring team leader with a knack for creative management and staff development, while delivering profitability and innovative branding. He is a frequent speaker at industry and educational events, able to translate his

$9,000 Nikes and more: Schaumburg Sneaker Con a paradise for ‘sneakerheads’

Jun 13
Vince Villanueva walks nonchalantly through the crowded floor of the Schaumburg Convention Center while holding what seems to be (to the untrained eye) a raggedy old shoe above his head like the Statue of Liberty’s torch. At last weekend’s Sneaker Con, a gathering focused on buying and selling collectible athletic

Negreanu and Ivey are the two betting favorites heading into the 2018 WSOP Main Event, with the sportsbooks also offering up prop wagers for the tournament.

Jun 13
With over $39 million in live career tournament earnings, Daniel Negreanu tops the all-time poker money list leaderboard. This summer, Negreanu will try to add an elusive WSOP Main Event title to his hall of fame poker resume. Negreanu is going off at +5000 as a co-favorite on the odds to

Canelo Alvarez Vs. Gennady Golovkin Rematch: Date, Venue, Estimated Purse Info

Jun 13
It’s official. The rematch is on between WBC and WBA champion Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez. The rematch of last summer’s controversial bout that ended in a draw will take place on September 15 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. It will be broadcast on HBO Pay-Per-View. GBP set

ESPN and NBA TV to bring fans all 82 games from MGM Resorts NBA Summer League 2018

Jun 12
NEW YORK — The matchup between the potential top two picks in NBA Draft 2018 presented by State Farm highlights the 12-day, 82-game schedule for MGM Resorts NBA Summer League 2018 in Las Vegas. For the first time, every Summer League game will air live on television, with ESPN networks and NBA TV