Who wins March Madness? The NCAA

Mar 15, 2016
Revenues from men's college basketball are up, but athletes' scholarships often don't even cover college costs.
Revenue for men's college basketball is at an all-time high, but athletes' scholarships often don't cover the entire cost of attending college.
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The Dispatch Episode 6: Steph Curry and the economics of 3-pointers

Mar 10, 2016
The b-ball phenom talks long shots and the power of water. AlphaGo outsmarts humans
Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors shoots a three-point basket against Jeff Teague #0 of the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on February 22, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia.
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The secret to a perfect basketball team is data

Mar 8, 2016
You don't come across a Steph Curry every day, but teams are trying to make their own.
Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors reacts after making a three-point basket against the Oklahoma City Thunder at ORACLE Arena on March 3, 2016 in Oakland, California.
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NBA goes to Toronto seeking international fans

Feb 12, 2016
For the first time, the NBA's all-star game will be outside of the United States.
(L-R) Stephen Curry #30, Draymond Green #23 and Klay Thompson #11 of the Golden State Warriors hold up their respective All-Star jerseys before their game against the Houston Rockets at ORACLE Arena on February 9, 2016 in Oakland, California.
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NBA's new tool creates near-real time highlight reels

Dec 14, 2015
Sports association hopes to become global powerhouse for online content.

Lebron James signs landmark lifetime deal with Nike

Dec 7, 2015
This is the first time Nike has gone "lifetime" with any of its stars
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Nike and LeBron make a lifelong commitment

Dec 7, 2015
LeBron keeps making buckets — of cash.

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Can the Warriors' winning streak bring in big bucks?

Dec 1, 2015
Winning games is great for fans but does a streak affect sales or advertising?

In the NBA, 'Hack-a-Shaq' is fouling ratings, too

May 12, 2015
The strategy of fouling bad free-throw shooters can be effective, but slows the game

Why NBA is first U.S. pro league to go to Cuba

Apr 20, 2015
The NBA plans a basketball clinic in Cuba for later this month.

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