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Bagel Bites, GCN Launch "Unexpected Combinations" Relay Race with FaZe H1ghSky1, Ghost Blake, Lucky Chamu, TSM Co1azo

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 10:21pm

Bagel Bites and GCN have teamed up to create a first of its kind esports relay race with wholesome family fun.

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  • Bagel Bites and GCN have teamed up to create a first of its kind esports relay race with wholesome family fun.
  • FaZe Clan's FaZe H1ghSky1 will lead Team Pizza along with Ghost Blake and Team Bagel will be led by TSM Co1azo and Lucky Chamu .
  • They will also compete in three different "Bagel Bites" inspired rule-bending games called Bagel Board, Bagel Builder and the Catapult Challenge.
  • "Bagel Bites believes that when two unexpected things collide, they occasionally create something incredible like pizza on a bagel.

Voyager Digital Becomes the Official Cryptocurrency Brokerage Partner of the Dallas Mavericks

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 4:43pm

Voyager is the first international partner of the Dallas Mavericks, joining forces to make crypto more accessible for all

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  • Voyager is the first international partner of the Dallas Mavericks, joining forces to make crypto more accessible for all
    NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Voyager Digital Ltd. ("Voyager" or the "Company") (TSX: VOYG) (OTCQX: VYGVF) (FRA: UCD2), one of the fastest-growing, publicly traded cryptocurrency platforms in the United States, has entered into a five-year exclusive, integrated partnership with the Dallas Mavericks, becoming the team's first cryptocurrency brokerage and international partner.
  • Voyager and the Dallas Mavericks will work to make cryptocurrency more accessible through educational and community programs, global activations, and fan engagement promotions.
  • This partnership makes Voyager the first international partner of the Dallas Mavericks, enabling both parties to reach a wider, global audience to raise brand awareness and drive cryptocurrency adoption around the world.
  • "The Mavs are proud to welcome Voyager to the Dallas Mavericks family," said Mavs governor Mark Cuban.

Ankr V2 Launches Decentralized Computing Services To Support the Growth of Web3

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 2:00pm

San Francisco, Oct. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Ankr, a leader in the digital asset space as a software platform and decentralized infrastructure provider, introduced Ankr V2, a decentralized web service (DWS) portal for Web3 development that empowers builders to create multi-chain systems, products, and services.

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  • San Francisco, Oct. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Ankr, a leader in the digital asset space as a software platform and decentralized infrastructure provider, introduced Ankr V2, a decentralized web service (DWS) portal for Web3 development that empowers builders to create multi-chain systems, products, and services.
  • Ankr is focused on improving the principles of autonomy and decentralization that are foundational to the success of blockchain technology.
  • We believe the crypto economy needs a decentralized and trustless network where individual operators are incentivized to support blockchain networks and build better products, said Josh Neuroth, Head of Product at Ankr.
  • Ankr is a leader in the digital asset space as a software platform and decentralized infrastructure provider.

Sportradar to Release Third Quarter 2021 Earnings on November 17, 2021

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sportradar Group AG (NASDAQ:SRAD) (Sportradar or the Company), will announce third quarter 2021 financial results before the market opens on November 17, 2021.

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  • NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sportradar Group AG (NASDAQ:SRAD) (Sportradar or the Company), will announce third quarter 2021 financial results before the market opens on November 17, 2021.
  • The Company will discuss its results in a live webcast at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time that same day.
  • Those wishing to participate via webcast should access the call through Sportradars Investor Relations website at https://investors.sportradar.com/ .
  • The conference call replay will be available from 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time on November 17, 2021, through November 24, 2021, by dialing 844-512-2921 (USA) or 412-317-6671 (International).

Kia America Expands Exclusive Partnership With The NBA, WNBA And NBA G League

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 3:12am

Through the partnership extension, Kia will continue to build on its commitment to women's sports with an expanded WNBA partnership.

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  • Through the partnership extension, Kia will continue to build on its commitment to women's sports with an expanded WNBA partnership.
  • "As the title partner of the Kia end-of-season performance awards, we look forward to Kia joining us in recognizing the WNBA's best each season."
  • Headquartered in Irvine, California, Kia America continues to top automotive quality surveys and is recognized as one of the 100 Best Global Brands.
  • Kia serves as the "Official Automotive Partner" of the NBA, WNBA and G League and offers a complete range of vehicles sold through a network of nearly 750 dealers in the U.S., including several cars and SUVs proudly assembled in America.

CLG Names Jonathon McDaniel League of Legends General Manager

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 7:00pm

CLG announced today that Jonathon McDaniel has been named general manager for the organizations League of Legends team.

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  • CLG announced today that Jonathon McDaniel has been named general manager for the organizations League of Legends team.
  • McDaniel most recently served as the assistant general manager of the Golden Guardians.
  • While with the Golden Guardians, McDaniel was charged with finding and developing talented League of Legends players who would embark on successful professional careers.
  • CLG fields teams in all leading esports titles: League of Legends, Fortnite, Counter Strike: Global Offensive, Apex Legends, Valorant, and Super Smash Bros.

ŌURA Health Launches Oura Ring Generation 3

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 2:00pm

URA Health , the wearable health platform that delivers accurate, personalized health data, insights, and daily guidance, today announced the launch of the Oura Ring Generation 3.

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  • URA Health , the wearable health platform that delivers accurate, personalized health data, insights, and daily guidance, today announced the launch of the Oura Ring Generation 3.
  • The Oura Ring Gen3s advancements in period prediction represent just the beginning of Ouras steadfast and long-term investment in the areas of womens health, reproductive health, and family planning.
  • All new Oura Ring members will receive 6 free months of membership and any existing Oura Ring member who upgrades to the new Oura Ring Gen3 will receive a discount on their new ring and a free lifetime Oura membership.
  • URA Health is the company behind the health tech wearable that provides actionable insights on sleep and its impact on overall health.

Webull Financial Celebrates Partnership with Brooklyn Nets with Barclay's Center's Pregame Jersey Presentation

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 2:30pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Webull Financial LLC , an independent, self-directed broker dealer focused on zero-commission trading and in-depth market data , further showcased their partnership with the Brooklyn Nets with the team's Pregame Jersey Presentation at the Barclays Center on October 24.

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  • NEW YORK, Oct. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Webull Financial LLC , an independent, self-directed broker dealer focused on zero-commission trading and in-depth market data , further showcased their partnership with the Brooklyn Nets with the team's Pregame Jersey Presentation at the Barclays Center on October 24.
  • Webull CEO Anthony Denier and members of the Webull corporate team joined Nets players and executives for the ceremonial jersey exchange at center court before tipoff.
  • Co-branded Webull and Brooklyn Nets t-shirts were also tossed during in-game timeouts at the season opener.
  • The ceremony came after Webull announced its multi-year partnership with The Brooklyn Nets and affiliated organizations, giving it international marketing rights and title of official jersey patch partner for the Brooklyn Nets' upcoming NBA season.

The Panini Group to Become Exclusive Trading Card Partner of WWE®

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 2:00pm

The Panini Group and WWE (NYSE: WWE) announced today a multi-year agreement that will make Panini WWEs exclusive trading card and collectible sticker partner.

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  • The Panini Group and WWE (NYSE: WWE) announced today a multi-year agreement that will make Panini WWEs exclusive trading card and collectible sticker partner.
  • Paninis U.S. subsidiary, Panini America will be responsible for developing the WWE trading card products.
  • WWE trading card products will be available at mass retailers including Walmart and Target, as well as hobby stores nationwide and online.
  • We have always been intrigued by WWE as a license partner and their fans incredible passion, said Panini America CEO Mark Warsop.

Hollywood Stars Come out Swinging for 21st Annual Emmys® Golf Classic and Raise Over $400,000 for the Television Academy Foundation

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 2:00pm

Cedric The Entertainer hosted the 21st Annual Emmys Golf Classic yesterday that raised over $400,000 for the Television Academy Foundation.

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  • Cedric The Entertainer hosted the 21st Annual Emmys Golf Classic yesterday that raised over $400,000 for the Television Academy Foundation.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211026005585/en/
    Cedric The Entertainer arrives at the 21st Annual Emmys Golf Classic on Monday, Oct. 25, 2021, at the Riviera Country Club in Los Angeles.
  • All of the celebrities and corporate partners who participated in the tournament helped make this years Emmys Golf Classic a great success.
  • Established in 1959 as the charitable arm of the Television Academy, the Television Academy Foundation is dedicated to preserving the legacy of television while educating and inspiring those who will shape its future.