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Basketball’s Player Numbers & Kobe’s Crazy Eight

I had to laugh when the LA Lakers announced that they are gonna retire not just Kobe Bryant’s player number (24), which he wore from 2007 to his retirement; BUT also his other player number (8), that he wore circa 1996-2006. That's TWO player numbers! He’ll be the 1st NBA player to be so honored…
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When Teams Give Back

Giving back to one’s community is inherent in team sports. Often there’s a shared sense of civic pride in being fans of the local team. There almost no other life pursuit that can pull together the diverse members of a city or town like sports. It can be the great unifier. That is an unquantifiable…
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ARMY-NAVY GAME …AND THE WINNER IS… PHILLY!

Philly Loves the Army-Navy Game It was recently announced that Philadelphia will host football's annual Army-Navy game for 5 out of the next 6 years. The 2021 game will be played at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey (the 20th anniversary of 9/11). So that means the winter classic will be held this year, the next,…
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Baseball Uniforms – Sublimation Surpasses Tradition…Finally

Baseball & Sublimated Uniforms Baseball’s been around for hundreds of years, having first been played in 18th century England. Sublimated uniforms? Only about 20 years. Give or take. But in the past few years sublimated baseball uniforms have come to dominate within the sport in terms of their prevalence and usage. Simply put, more &…
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