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SeventySix Capital Invests in N3rd Street Gamers

SeventySix Capital, a firm that includes one-time National League MVP Ryan Howard, has announced an investment in N3rd Street Gamers. Howard, along with partners Wayne Kimmel and Jon Powell, are entering the esports realm through N3rd Street Gamers (NSG), a Jarvus venture led by entrepreneurs John Fazio and Rob Hilsky.  (more…)

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New York Yankees

New York Yankees Invest in Vision Esports

The New York Yankees are entering the esports world, as the club has announced an investment partnership with Vision Esports.  The two organizations will create and manage an “ecosystem” of esports properties that include Echo Fox, Twin Galaxies, and Vision Entertainment. (more…)

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NBA, Rakuten Announce Partnership

The NBA and Rakuten have announced a multiyear partnership that makes Rakuten the league’s exclusive distribution partner in Japan for all live NBA games. The agreement also represents the company’s first partnership with a North American sports league. (more…)

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New Jersey Devils

New Videoboard Unveiled at Prudential Center

With the New Jersey Devils beginning their NHL season, the Prudential Center and Trans-Lux are unveiling a new videoboard. Billed as the largest, in-arena, center-hung scoreboard in the world, it comes it at 88,401 pounds, 9,584.9 square feet and almost four stories tall. It contains 29,610,024 SMD pixels. (more…)

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