After being involved recently in a few embarrassing and potentially dangerous off-the-court incidents, Philadelphia 76ers star rookie Jahlil Okafor will now be accompanied by a security guard whenever he goes out, according to league sources.
The Nominating Committee of the United States Golf Association announced the nomination of Diana M. Murphy, of St. Simons Island, Ga., to serve a one-year term as the 64th president of the USGA. The election of officers and the 15-member USGA Executive Committee will take place Feb. 6, 2016, at the USGA’s Annual Meeting at the Hotel del Coronado in San Diego, Calif.
The Denver Broncos’ exciting 30-24 overtime victory against the previously unbeaten New England Patriots averaged 25.2 million viewers – marking the fifth NBC Sunday Night Football game to top 25 million viewers this season, according to Fast National data provided by The Nielsen Company. Last season, one NBC SNF game averaged 25 million viewers (Green Bay-Seattle in the “NFL Kickoff” game).
'47, a privately held, premium sports lifestyle brand, has reached a licensing agreement with Major League Baseball International (MLBI), effective immediately. The partnership gives '47 rights to distribute and sell branded headwear, apparel and accessories in Europe, the Middle East, South Africa and Asia. '47 has been a partner of Major League Baseball (MLB) for decades and this agreement greatly expands international licensing rights allowing for increased exposure for the brand.