MLS Commissioner Eyes Las Vegas and Sports Betting for Expansion

MLS commissioner Don Garber is planning to embrace sports betting and said that even though gambling is spreading nationally, his league is considering Las Vegas as a potential new market.  The league is currently comprised of 24 teams, but franchises in Miami, Nashville, and Austin and set to launch over the next two seasons. In…

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Physimax Developing Mobile Injury Risk Screening Product for General Public

Physimax’s markerless motion-capture assessments are gaining traction in elite sports, including with the NBA’s Pacers and Jazz, MLB’s Rockies, the U.S. Tennis Association player development program, major college athletic programs such as Clemson and UNC, and Brazil’s most popular soccer club, Flamengo. The equipment needed was already minimal—requiring only a 3D camera such as a…

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Daily Briefing: FloSports to Stream FIBA 3×3 Basketball, ESPN’s EXP Esports Series

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 – A roundup of some of the key sports technology stories you need to know, including SportTechie’s own content and stories from around the web FloSports Partners With FIBA to Stream International 3×3 Basketball: FloSports announced a multi-year partnership with FIBA, the international governing for basketball, to stream 3×3 hoops in the run-up…

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CONCACAF Bolsters Digital Media Strategy for Gold Cup

CONCACAF has expanded this summer’s Gold Cup to 16 teams, staged matches outside North America for the first time, and enhanced its digital offerings to make the competition more accessible for fans unable to attend. The tournament started last Saturday and the U.S. played its first game on Tuesday night—winning 4-0 against Guyana. Stats, highlights,…

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