Tag: Fenway Sports Group

In Anti-Ownership Protests, United Fans Rediscover Their Own Power

At the Lowry Hotel, Manchester United’s players could do nothing but sit and watch. Outside, hundreds of fans had gathered, blockading the buses scheduled to take them on the short trip to Old Trafford. They were supposed to depart at 3 p.m., local time. It came and went. The crowd did not disperse. Then 4 […]

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Fact, or Corporate Fiction?

Facts and foolishness Announcing phony news on April Fools’ Day is one of corporate America’s favorite occasions for shameless publicity stunts. But when stonks, Dogecoin and $69 million JPG files are real things that warrant serious business coverage, the risk of jokes being taken seriously could hardly be higher. Some say that’s a good reason […]

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LeBron James Leads a Generation of Athletes Into Ownership

In an age marked by kneeling protests and cross-league walkouts in sports, which gained new traction in 2020, it’s easy to put too much faith in the ability of professional athletes to make social change. True empowerment will only come when more players cross the longstanding divide between management and labor and enter the ranks […]

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#BossMoves: LeBron James, Maverick Carter Become Part-Owners Of The Boston Red Sox

NewsOne Featured Video NBA star LeBron James is putting the focus on expanding his sports ownership portfolio. According to ESPN, the Ohio native has become a Fenway Sports Group partner which gives him an ownership stake in the Boston Red Sox. LeBron James is becoming a part owner of the baseball giants, the Boston Red […]

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