Business owners, hedge your March Madness bets: its costing you $13.3bn | Gene Marks

March 26, 2019

The NCAA tournament will cause businesses to lose billions in productivity, a report says but that doesnt mean we should ban basketball from the office If youre a business owner and putting some bets on your favorite college team during the NCAA tournament, you might want to up the ante. Youre going to need those winnings to pay for all the money youre about to lose. Thats because your company…

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Cam Newton’s sexism controversy is the perfect parable for our time

October 21, 2017

The NFL stars run-in with a female reporter has commanded national attention, proving no tale is too mundane for sight when speck with gender issues and race In a athletic high on tedium, the post-practice NFL squad press conference stands out. There, players and coach-and-fours don’t induce news. They rival to see how long they can talk without saying anything. It’s a safe space, in other words- a marked exception…

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Memo to Trump after his NFL rant: sport is, and always has been, political

October 10, 2017

The president says protesters must be fired and the Warriors cant come to the White House. He knows as well as Colin Kaepernick that everything is political Politics and sport ought to have bedfellows since at the least the proposed establishment of the ancient Olympic Games some 28 centuries ago, when city is to say that vied year-round for finite assets came up with a venue of bloodless competition to…

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‘Coach is going through a lot’: Ailing Steve Kerr to miss Warriors’ Game 4

July 18, 2017

Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr told me that he wont be on the sidelines for Game 4 against the Portland Trail Blazers because of symptoms stemming from back surgery Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr says he wont be on the sidelines for Game 4 on Monday against the Portland Trail Blazers because of symptoms stemming from back surgery. Kerr remained behind at the team hotel for Saturday nighttimes…

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