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  1. Legendary Pictures Tees Up Sports Docs (Exclusive)

    10:00 am PDT 07/29/2015
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    The studio behind loud, flashy monster movies like 'Godzilla' and 'Pacific Rim' is financing a low-budget film about memorabilia collectors. READ MORE

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  2. Meet the Hollywood "Brandfather" Who's Pairing Aaron Rodgers With Beef Jerky

    10:00 am PDT 07/29/2015
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    Rohan Oza got top athletes like Shaq, LeBron, Kobe and other A-listers to shill for staggering sums (50 Cent made $100M until he lost it), turning them into successful equity players and building them into personal brands. But how did he do it? READ MORE

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  3. The 10 Most Powerful Voices in Sports Media: Simmons, Barkley and More

    9:00 am PDT 07/29/2015
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    When it comes to leading the sports conversation, these professional big mouths, pundits and analysts take the ball and run. READ MORE

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  4. Michelle Beadle on Women Sportscasters: We're Not Just Sideline Reporters Anymore

    8:30 am PDT 07/29/2015
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    "When you are ready to give an opinion or make a controversial statement, you better be ready. The backlash is real." READ MORE

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  5. Blake Griffin, Danica Patrick and Other Athletes on Why They Believe in Jeter's The Players' Tribune

    7:43 am PDT 07/29/2015
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    Some 300 athletes have contributed to TPT, but basketball's Blake Griffin, racing's Danica Patrick and football's Andrew Hawkins have been more involved than most for reasons they shared with THR. READ MORE

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  6. Ben Lyons Reinvents Himself As "Voice of the Fans" at Jeter's Players' Tribune

    7:26 am PDT 07/29/2015
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    The 33-year-old has rebounded from a rocky stint as Roger Ebert's replacement on the TV show 'At the Movies,' shifting his focus from Hollywood to his greatest passion: sports. READ MORE

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  7. Derek Jeter, The Aspiring Media Mogul (Who Dislikes Media), Reveals Next Big Swing

    2:00 am PDT 07/29/2015
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    "I don’t miss playing,” he says, as the press-shy former Yankee leads new website The Players’ Tribune, where David Ortiz and Tiger Woods break news (sorry ESPN) and his big-name backers are betting on a media home run. READ MORE

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  8. 5 Players' Tribune Stories That Went Viral

    2:00 am PDT 07/29/2015
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    From DeAndre Jordan explaining his free agency flip-flopping to David Ortiz blasting the media for unfounded steroid accusations, the site has given athletes a space to candidly own the narrative. READ MORE

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  9. India Hails Country's First NBA Player Satnam Singh

    1:45 am PDT 06/26/2015
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    The Dallas Mavericks player is seen as an inspiration and a driving force for basketball in cricket-crazy India. READ MORE

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  10. Headed to Staples Center? 5 New Nearby Restaurants Worth Trying

    12:00 pm PDT 07/22/2014
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    Several spots have opened within walking distance, drawing rising stars straight from Michelin kitchens and begetting hashtag-worthy irreverent menus READ MORE

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  11. 'Turn Down for What': Inside the Big Business of Stadium Music

    11:00 am PDT 07/22/2014
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    Sporting arena tunes — with bells and whistles — are enjoying increased licensing revenue. READ MORE

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  12. How L.A.'s Staples Center Earns $345M a Year in Revenue: A Dollar-by-Dollar Breakdown

    9:00 am PDT 07/21/2014
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    Home to the Lakers, Clippers and Kings, the No. 1 sports venue in the U.S. nets nearly $300 million in tickets sales and nearly $11 million in beer. READ MORE

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  13. An Inside Look at Major League Baseball's High-Tech Replay Center (Photos)

    8:00 am PDT 07/18/2014
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    The new $30 million facility in New York allows umpires to scrutinze disputed calls at games anywhere in the country. READ MORE

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  14. Top 10 Current U.S. Arena Songs (Video)

    4:53 pm PDT 07/17/2014
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    Recorded popular music is the latest craze in sports entertainment, raising licensing revenue for the likes of Calvin Harris, Pharrell Williams and Katy Perry. READ MORE

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  15. Lisa Leslie, Reggie Miller and 3 More Olympic Legends Recall Their Favorite Memories

    2:24 pm PDT 07/17/2014
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    Janet Evans (swimming), Lisa Leslie (basketball), Reggie Miller (basketball), Tai Babilonia and Randy Gardner (figure skating) all share their favorite Olympic memories. READ MORE

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  16. Ex-NFL Star David Kopay: Drug Use Was Rampant in the League

    12:14 pm PDT 07/17/2014
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    The former 49er and Redskin opens up about the unbridled drug use by professional football players in the 1960s. READ MORE

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  17. Throwback Thursday: Bing Crosby Took a Swing at Baseball in the 1940s

    12:00 pm PDT 07/17/2014
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    The singer-actor-entrepreneur purchased a stake in the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1946; years after his death, a pristine recording of what's been called The Best Game Ever — the seventh game of the 1960 World Series — was found in his cellar. READ MORE

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  18. Clio Sports Awards: Under Armour Takes a 'Rough, Ragged, Raw' Approach to Marketing

    11:00 am PDT 07/17/2014
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    The brand, which posted net revenue of more than $2.3 billion in 2013, will be honored with the Brand Innovation Awards at the inaugural awards ceremony July 17. READ MORE

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  19. St. Louis Rams' Michael Sam: Experts Analyze Endorsement Potential of NFL's First Openly Gay Player

    10:00 am PDT 07/17/2014
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    Following an early deal with Visa, advertisers have taken a much more cautious approach to signing Sam as the face of their brands. READ MORE

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