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Opening the Mike Carter Athletic Center at Oral Roberts University

Opening the Mike Carter Athletic Center at Oral Roberts University

Oral Roberts University (ORU) has experienced a remarkable resurgence in its athletic programs, but the need for modernized facilities became apparent. With outdated weight rooms and academic centers, ORU’s student-athletes were lacking the resources necessary to compete on a national level. Recognizing the urgency, a collaborative effort was initiated between ORU, Carousel, and Phillips to…

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Can Applying Physics Theory to Basketball Give Teams An Edge? Expert Opinion On The Science

A team of physicists at Cornell University think they are onto something that will change the game of basketball forever. Led by graduate student Jaron Barron, the team has been working on a revolutionary approach to the game by applying density-functional fluctuation theory (DFFT), a physics theory. Their data model shows that this strategy…

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Secondary Ticket Market Prices Spike with LeBron James on the Verge of History

38,387 points. That’s the number of points scored by all-time NBA points leader Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. And all that separates LeBron James from surpassing that number is 36 points. LeBron’s career average is 27.2 points scored per game. That number puts James on pace to overtake Jabbar’s record on February 9 when the Lakers face the…

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Healthcare
From Time To Time We Need to be Reminded We Are In Healthcare to Make a Positive Impact in the Patient’s Life

Host David Kemp met guest Jaden Isler in 2010 at McMurry University playing basketball. While Kemp is now in healthcare, Isler remained in sports and is now the head coach for the Clovis Wildcat’s boys’ basketball team in New Mexico. The two discussed how these two industries came together during Isler’s senior year of high…

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Game Changers- Episodes, Season 1
Outlining the Future of the Harlem Globetrotters While Honoring its Roots

The role in which The Harlem Globetrotters played in the desegregation of sports, especially in the NBA, cannot be understated. In 1948 and 1949, The Globetrotters stunned the sports world by twice defeating the World Champion Minneapolis Lakers of the NBA. Many of basketball’s most famous names, from Wilt Chamberlain to Fred’ Curly’ Neal…

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What Can the Major Broadcasters Learn from eSports?

Sports in America are finally resuming and Major League Baseball hopes to hit a grand slam with its return this week. But the games will have a different feeling than normal. But is this secretly a positive? It has long been said that the greatest innovation happens during moments of crisis, so will sports be…

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Diving Into Data
How the ‘Elam Ending’ Changed the NBA All Star Game: Diving Into Data

The NBA made big changes to the All Star Game format for 2020, introducing a new ending to the game called the “Elam Ending”. How does this change the game and could it be instituted across the league one day? Find out what TC Riley and Tyler Kern think about it on this episode…

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Beth at Blink Charging Shares Eco-Friendly Habits for a Greener Future
June 13, 2024

In light of increasing environmental concerns and in celebration of World Environment Day, individuals are seeking more sustainable practices to reduce their impact on the planet. This trend is highlighted by Beth, the Marketing Manager at Blink Charging in her latest video, where she shares practical tips and personal experiences to inspire others to…

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Blink Charging Showcases Innovative EV Charging Stations at ACT Expo 2024
June 13, 2024

Adam Wing, the Government Business Development Manager for the West at Blink Charging, recently recapped his experience at the Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, held from May 20-23, 2024, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The annual event brought together fleet professionals from various sectors to showcase innovative solutions and advancements in fleet electrification….

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Blink Charging Enhances EV Charging Solutions at Grupo Fame’s BYD Dealership
June 13, 2024

In an exciting development for the electric vehicle (EV) industry, Blink Charging has partnered with Grupo Fame to enhance EV infrastructure at BYD dealerships in Hermosillo, Morelia, and Querétaro. This move is part of a broader trend toward expanding EV charging capabilities across the region, driven by increasing EV adoption and the need for…

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Blink Charging Showcases Innovative EV Charging Solutions at NAFA 2024
June 13, 2024

The Blink team joined thousands of professionals from across North America to explore the newest advancements in EVs and showcase their EV charging solutions at the North American Fleet Association’s (NAFA) 2024 conference, held from April 22-24 in San Antonio, Texas. The event was a hub of activity for fleet professionals across various sectors….

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Using Data to Create Sports Ecosystems
November 7, 2019

Sports organizations have gotten increasingly smart about their use of data to build an ecosystem within their stadiums. This data allows for personalization and simplifies the customer experience. On this excerpt from Diving into Data, T.C. Riley explains how teams are accomplishing this and where this trend could be moving in the future. Tune…

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The NBA, China and Hong Kong: Between a Rock and a Hard Place
October 9, 2019

The NBA was presented with a difficult choice when Daryl Morey, the Houston Rocket’s general manager and the league’s 2017-18 Executive of the Year, tweeted a message of support for protestors in Hong Kong. Protests began in June against proposals to allow extradition to mainland China and have since escalated. The issue for the…

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