Indianapolis Colts QB Andrew Luck's Struggles Could Affect Contract Status

Andrew Luck came into this season with almost every single media member and fan expecting to see him break into the elite group of quarterback. He was also expected to be one of the Most Valuable Player of the Year candidates. Those two things have not come to pass and he is struggling in a big way and there are major concerns surrounding him moving forward. Source: Sports Business News

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Sooner or Later Daily Fantasy Games Will Be Busted

The “aha moment” came at the strangest time from the strangest of industries. It came when one of the two biggest billion-dollar startups in daily fantasy games, DraftKings, had an employee admit that he prematurely released data about contestants’ lineups. Perhaps due purely to serendipity, but probably not, that same employee won $350,000 at the other similar startup, FanDuel. Both companies use actual data on NFL players to generate billions in entry fees for those who compete to win millions from the virtual games. Source: Sports Business News

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Chicago Cubs' Youth Has Makes of A Long-Term Asset

Thanks to a near-perfect mix of smart spending, overall depth and, most importantly, a budding youth movement, the Chicago Cubs are headed to the National League Division Series after shutting out the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-0 tonight in the NL Wild Card game. It is Chicago’s first trip to the NLDS since 2008, and fans have plenty reason to be excited. Source: Sports Business News

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SwingTracker: Enhancing Your Little Leaguer's Batting Ability

Any parent with a child playing Little League baseball knows the cost and random process of buying a new bat: Go into a store, try swinging random bats in slow motion — so as to not hit nearby displays, and be expected to pay upwards of $450 for a new non-returnable, composite baseball bat that may or may not be the right size for your child. Oh, and even if it is the right size, it may feel top-heavy in real action or just plain vibrate too much at impact. But your kid will never know until he or she …

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Indiana Pacers Star Paul George Prepared To Contend for MVP Award

The Indiana Pacers have opened their preseason with a 1-1 record and are already getting excited about the play of Paul George at the power forward position. He is coming off of a season in which he played just six games due to a gruesome broken leg, but is back at 100 percent and is hoping to contend for the MVP award this season. After seeing the way that he has played in the first two preseason games, there is no question that he can get to that point. Source: Sports Business News

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Upheaval At Relativity Sports As CEO Happy Walters Exits

Happy Walters is out as Chief Executive Officer at Relativity Sports and now the rest of the sports agency world waits with anticipation for the ramifications. Walters, who joined Relativity in 2009 as President of Relativity Music and founded Relativity’s sports management practice, indicated that he plans on establishing a new sports and media venture. Meanwhile, there is little known as to what other Relativity Sports employees and their professional athlete clients will do upon learning of the departure of Walters. Source: Sports Business News

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