AUSTIN, Texas: Major League Pickleball is welcoming a new ownership group made up of LRMR Ventures, the family office of Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James and entrepreneur and CEO Maverick Carter, investment firm SC Holdings, NBA champions Draymond Green and Kevin Love, The SpringHill Company CMO Paul Rivera, and Relevent Sports Group co-owner and CEO Daniel Sillman.
Jan 28, 2022 19:01
NEW YORK: The 2022 NBA All-Star Game is finally shaping up as the NBA announced the starters for each Conference and the captains of the teams.
Jul 26, 2021 18:07
NBA ALL STAR LeBron James has added another title to his ever-growing trophy cabinet, this time financial. With the opening weekend total of the movie "Space Jam: A New Legacy" (which produced and starred in) reportedly coming in at over $31 million, The King is now the first active NBA player to tote $1 billion in earnings, per Sportico.
Mar 18, 2021 17:03
PURCHASE, N.Y.: PepsiCo has sealed a multi-year partnership with NBA icon, businessman and philanthropist LeBron James that includes beverages with MTN Dew Rise Energy and will activate across PepsiCo's portfolio, including in the Snack category.
Dec 03, 2020 15:12
LOS ANGELES LAKERS SUPERSTAR LeBron James has agreed to a two-year, $85 million contract extension, through to 2023, when he will be 38 years old, his agent, Rich Paul of Klutch Sports Group, told ESPN and multiple news outlets Wednesday. This extension is a longer commitment than the NBA all star gave Cleveland in his last stop.
Oct 12, 2020 13:10
NEW YORK: After having tipped off over a year ago, the 2019-20 NBA season came to a close Sunday with the Los Angeles Lakers attaining basketball immortality as they captured the 2020 NBA title with a dominating 106-93 win over the Miami Heat in Game 6 of the NBA Finals.
Oct 01, 2020 18:10
NEW YORK: The NBA and NBA Players Association Wednesday announced that LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers landed in the top spots of the NBA's Most Popular Jersey and Team Merchandise lists during the 2020 NBA Restart. The results are based on global NBAStore.com sales from July 30 to Sept. 28.
Sep 29, 2020 13:09
INTERNATIONAL FOOTBALL ICON Lionel Messi has been named as the world’s most marketable athlete for 2020. The Barcelona forward and six-time Ballon d’Or winner narrowly edges out fellow soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo to take top spot in SportsPro’s 2020 list of the World’s 50 Most Marketable Athletes.
Jul 31, 2019 17:07
TORONTO: Uninterrupted, the athlete empowerment brand founded by LeBron James and Maverick Carter, is launching in Canada in partnership with multi award-winning artist and entrepreneur Drake.
Jul 31, 2018 17:07
NEW YORK: NBA legend LeBron James is all set to extend his connect with television as he will be featuring in an innovative, unscripted television series called ‘The Shop’ which will be broadcasted by HBO Sports on August 28 this year.
Jul 02, 2018 16:07
LOS ANGELES: Basketball all star LeBron James has agreed to join the Los Angeles Lakers on a four-year deal worth $154 million, Klutch Sports Group, his agency, announced. ESPN, however, reports that James, who became a free agent on 1 July and is widely considered the best basketball player in the world, has actually signed on to a $153.3 million contract.