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Social Media and Hockey Unite: Recapping the 2014 NHL Winter Classic

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For hockey fans, the first day of 2014 is always a big deal. In addition to being the start of a brand-new year, fans around North America get to look forward to the league’s annual outdoor game, officially known as the NHL Winter Classic. This year, the outdoor matchup featured the Toronto Maple Leafs and […]

Top Athlete Tweets from Week 1 in the NFL

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A look at a few of the top NFL Week 1 Twitter reactions from spectators around the pro sports world, because why not? Mamba Flow * Man Swoon* Great Flow #Eagles . #keepfocus 1gm doesn’t make a season but its a damn good start ! — Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) September 10, 2013 Be Nice, LeBron […]

5 Digital Resources You’ll Need this NFL Season

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No time to waste with a bloggy intro. We are already three weeks deep into the 2013-14 NFL Preseason, so let’s run the hurry up here. 1. The Entire Bleacher Report lead writing staff It’s no secret Bleacher Report does a bang-up job at delivering any sports news you are looking for, but powering up […]

7 Creative Ways NFL Teams Used Instagram This Offseason to Demonstrate Their Social Media Savviness

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While football fans around the country anxiously await the start of the 2013 NFL regular season, many of their favorite teams have been extremely active online and through social media. With the recent addition of Instagram video, teams have been using the app to feature interviews with new players and give fans access to team […]

How Social Media Helped Steve Delabar and Freddie Freeman Win MLB’s #FinalVote Competition

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Since 2002, Major League Baseball has counted on its loyal fans to choose the final representative for both the American Leauge and National League All-Star teams. While voting is primarily held online, text message voting was introduced back in 2005 and Twitter voting came into play just one year ago. Twitter hashtags were the way […]