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      January 28, 2016

      Stephen Curry helps Under Armour to 4th best day

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      December 15, 2015

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      Since you asked: LeBron’s lifetime Nike deal is a slam dunk

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      November 11, 2015

      Further reading

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      Women must take on risk to climb the career ladder

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    16. June 14, 2015

      College basketball players get short shrift for long shots

      It is a far cry from Grinnell College, the excellent liberal arts college in the Iowa cornfields, to the plutocrats and...

    17. May 17, 2015

      Ball-doctoring in sport is the oldest game in town

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    18. March 29, 2015

      Catching March Madness and the Japanese college connection

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      March 13, 2015

      Big player at China's Great Hall

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    20. March 11, 2015

      Iniesta teams up with Telefónica to back wearable tech start-up

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    21. March 1, 2015

      Tactic of losing games can be winning strategy in US basketball

      Unlike European football leagues, the major US sports employ schemes that give teams with poorer records higher...

    22. February 26, 2015

      Nets suitors seek clarity before jumping

      A possible auction of the Brooklyn Nets is facing uncertainty because it is unclear what billionaire Russian owner...

    23. February 13, 2015

      TV sports rights: Show them the money

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      January 30, 2015

      FirstFT (the new 6am Cut)

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    25. January 15, 2015

      Basketball franchises in play as rights value soars

      These are good times to be the owner of a National Basketball Association franchise. The sport’s rights deal value has...

    26. January 15, 2015

      Mikhail Prokhorov hires advisers for sale of Brooklyn Nets

      Billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov has hired Evercore Partners to sell the Brooklyn Nets basketball team, a sign that one of...

    27. December 12, 2014

      A royal audience at the court of ‘King’ James

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    28. October 26, 2014

      Ballmer makes slam dunk on Clippers deal

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      Anta: slam dunk?

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    30. October 6, 2014

      NBA lines up $24bn TV deal as demand for live sports escalates

      The National Basketball Association has lined up a new nine-year TV contract with Walt Disney and Time Warner totalling...

    31. September 9, 2014

      Christie takes a bet on Atlantic City

      Chris Christie, New Jersey governor, is turning to sports betting to help boost the struggling fortunes of Atlantic...

    32. August 6, 2014

      Kabaddi holds its breath for a glitzy, Murdoch-backed relaunch

      A boisterous crowd is crammed into Mumbai’s largest indoor sports arena on a Saturday night in mid-July, ready to be...

    33. July 11, 2014

      Cleveland gets LeBron on the rebound

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    34. June 5, 2014

      Donald Sterling agrees $2bn Clippers sale to Steve Ballmer

      Donald Sterling has accepted a deal to sell the Los Angeles Clippers basketball franchise to Steve Ballmer, the former...

    35. May 30, 2014

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    36. May 30, 2014

      Ex-Microsoft chief Steve Ballmer agrees $2bn deal to buy LA Clippers

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    37. May 2, 2014

      Wynn Resorts gains on Macau gambling data

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    38. May 2, 2014

      The NBA’s racism drama is more about money than morals

      The billionaire Donald Sterling, who has owned the Los Angeles Clippers basketball franchise since 1981, was suspended...

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