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Chad ‘Ochocinco’ Johnson Agrees To Fight On Mayweather vs Paul Undercard

Chad Ochocinco Signs With Soccer League

Former NFL star Chad “Ochocinco” Johnson announced on the I AM ATHLETE podcast that he agreed to an exhibition boxing match on the Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul undercard. This will be the former Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver’s first boxing match. Ochocinco, 43, said he was approached by Mayweather Promotions CEO Leonard Ellerbe to fight on the undercard …

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Medina Spirit Wins 147th Running Of The Kentucky Derby

Medina Spirit Wins 147th Running Of The Kentucky Derby

Medina Spirit shocked racing fans Saturday when he won the 147th running of the Kentucky Derby. Ridden by jockey John R. Velazquez and trained by Bob Baffert, the horse entered the race with 12-1 odds. The win gives esteemed trainer Bob Baffert his record-breaking seventh Derby win. The win gave Velazquez his fourth Derby …

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Kobe Bryant’s Estate Ends 18-Year Partnership With Nike

Kobe Bryant Sneaker

Vanessa Bryant has elected not to renew Kobe Bryant’s post-retirement endorsement extension with Nike. The five-year extension expired on April 13th. Mrs. Bryant has elected to walk away from the partnership, with a source citing that the estate was frustrated with the way Nike was handling the release of Kobe’s …

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NBA Icon Scottie Pippen Mourns Death of Son, Antron

Scottie and Antron Pippen

Scottie Pippen is mourning the loss of his firstborn son, Antron Pippen. In a touching Instagram post, the retired NBA star announced that the 33-year-old passed away on Sunday. He reflected on his son’s shared love of basketball, which the two had “countless conversations” about. Though Pippen didn’t reveal his …

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Dwyane Wade Is Now Part-Owner Of The Utah Jazz

Dwyane Wade Documentary, Utah Jazz Part-Owner

Dwyane Wade is now a proud owner of The Utah Jazz. On Friday, the Utah Jazz announced that Wade would be joining the youngest ownership group in the league, which is led by technology entrepreneur Ryan Smith and his wife, Ashley. They acquired a majority interest in the team towards …

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