Here's what everyone is talking about around the office today.
The Los Angeles Lakers (NBA - National Basketball Association) unveiled their fancy new uniforms for the upcoming season but will they be enough to keep newly acquired LeBron James in L.A. and from running for president in 2020? Time will tell. AMERICA’S FIRST KING?
It’s been a rough year to be a New York Mets (MLB – Major League Baseball) fan. It hasn’t been much better to be a Washington Nationals fan until last night. The Nats beat the Mets with a final score of 25 – 4 for the worst defeat in Mets franchise history. If that wasn’t enough of a blow, Twitter had a good laugh at their expense. A CAN OF WHOOP (EXPLETIVE)
Earlier this year, sports betting laws changed and the NBA has embraced the change and is now the first major U.S. sports league to partner with a sportsbook operator. They inked a sponsorship deal with MGM Resorts to be the exclusive official gaming partner of the NBA and WNBA (Women’s National Basketball Association) that will allow the sportsbook exclusive use of highlights, logos and direct data feed, all of which were previously not allowed. SHOW ME THE MONEY