Phoenix Suns

In this week’s episode, podcast co-hosts Eric Fisher and Chris Russo interview Sandra Douglass Morgan, the new president of the National Football League’s Las Vegas Raiders. Fisher and Russo also preview the 2022-23 National Basketball Association season, including accelerating media change with the debut of the newly redesigned official NBA mobile app, developments in the forthcoming sale of the Phoenix Suns, and the New York Knicks seeking a new jersey patch partner. They additionally discuss the newly expanded Major League Baseball postseason, and the latest commercial implications surrounding the new American League single-season home run record for New York Yankees superstar Aaron Judge.
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Robert Sarver, the embattled majority owner of the National Basketball Association’s Phoenix Suns and Women’s National Basketball Association’s Phoenix Mercury, has reportedly appointed global finance advis…

Decision arrives a little more than week after highly criticized suspension and fine

In this week’s episode, podcast co-hosts Eric Fisher and Chris Russo interview Jim O’Connell, president of Athletes First Partners. Fisher and Russo also discuss RedBird Capital Partners’ sale of its stake in OneTeam Partners, the National Football League’s new collaboration agreement with the German Football League, Ares Management raising $3.7bn (€3.7bn) to invest in the sports industry, the pending sale of Major League Baseball’s Los Angeles Angels, and ownership turbulence with the National Basketball Association’s Phoenix Suns.
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Silicon Valley-based global online payments company PayPal says it will not renew its jersey sponsorship deal with the National Basketball Association's Phoenix Suns should disgraced majority owner Robert …

Team's second-largest shareholder calls partner unfit to lead

National Basketball Association commissioner Adam Silver has defended the one-year suspension and $10m (€10m) fine handed to Robert Sarver, majority owner of the NBA's Phoenix Suns and Women’s National Bask…

Robert Sarver, majority owner of the National Basketball Association's Phoenix Suns and Women's National Basketball Association's Phoenix Mercury, has been suspended for a year by the National Basketball…

In this week’s episode, podcast co-hosts Eric Fisher and Chris Russo interview Mark Locke, Genius Sports chief executive. Eric and Chris also wrap up Major League Baseball’s 2021 World Series, and discuss recent developments in the United States sports betting market, workplace conduct issues involving several pro teams, new funding for sports data and analytics company Kitman Labs, and the troubled efforts of Sinclair Broadcast Group to create a direct-to-consumer streaming product.
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League to conduct probe after bombshell ESPN report details an alleged pattern of racism and misogyny by team owner

The Phoenix Suns NBA franchise has become the latest professional sports team to sign an official deal with fan token app Socios.com, which is built on the Chiliz blockchain

The NBA team's remarkable turnaround during the 2020-21 season, which included its first postseason berth in 11 years and a trip to the NBA Finals, owed in part to analytics work done with the United States-based telecommunications giant at its new $45m training facility. US Editor Eric Fisher reports.
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The Phoenix Suns' home venue will now be known as Footprint Center following a naming rights deal between the National Basketball Association team and Arizona-based environmental-based tech company Footprint

Domestic television ratings for Game 1 of the National Basketball Association Finals between the Phoenix Suns and Milwaukee Bucks averaged 8

US private equity firm Dyal HomeCourt Partners has acquired a minority stake in the Phoenix Suns, in a deal which values the National Basketball Association team at $1.55bn (€1.31bn).

US telecom giant furthers its venue installations of advanced mobile technology

Global sports merchandising giant Fanatics has announced a long-term omnichannel retail partnership with the National Basketball Association's Phoenix Suns