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Syracuse University to Hire Outside Firm to Review Women’s Basketball Program

Syracuse University will hire an outside firm to review its women’s basketball program, following allegations of threats, bullying and unwanted physical contact by Syracuse women’s basketball coach Quentin Hillsman, The Associated Press reported. This comes almost 10 weeks after Hillsman attributed the departure of 11 players to attrition, COVID-19 and the transfer portal. No formal […]

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Dignitas names Zytara Labs official NFT and playing card partner

North American esports organisation Dignitas has named Zytara Labs as its official partner for digital playing cards and NFTs. The multi-year partnership will see Zytara Labs create a series of Dignitas NFT collections and playing cards on the DigitalBits protocol. Zytara will launch its NFT platform in Q3 2021. Image credit: Dignitas RELATED: The legal considerations of […]

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GameSquare Esports acquires Complexity Gaming for $27m

North American esports organisation Complexity Gaming has been acquired by GameSquare Esports, the parent company of esports agency Code Red Esports. The acquisition will cost a total of $27m (~ £19.5m) in an all-stock transaction. As a result, Complexity’s current ownership group will become ‘major shareholders’ of GameSquare Esports. From left to right: Travis Goff […]

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Esports Technologies added to Russell 3000 Index and Russel Microcap Index

Esports wagering service brand Esports Technologies, Inc. has been added to the broad-market Russell 3000 Index and the Russell Microcap Index, effective June 28th. Russell Indexes are part of FTSE Russell. Investment managers and institutional investors widely use them as the basis for index funds and as benchmarks for active investment strategies. Image credit: Esports […]

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Ford Models joins Esports Fashion Week

Esports Fashion Group has announced that legacy fashion agency Ford Models will take part in the pilot Esports Fashion Week, set to launch in Q3 2021. Ford Models will produce a line of original content in and around Esports Fashion Week through its newly launched esports and gaming talent division. Image credit: Esports Fashion Group […]