Thursday, August 23, 2018

#PlaybyPlay: Churchill Downs (NasdaqGS: $CHDN) to Offer #SportsBetting in Two Mississippi #Casinos and #FootLocker Launches ‘Discover Your Air’ Campaign Featuring #NIKE (NYSE: $NKE) Air Sneakers

#PlaybyPlay: Churchill Downs (NasdaqGS: $CHDN) to Offer #SportsBetting in Two Mississippi #Casinos and #FootLocker Launches ‘Discover Your Air’ Campaign Featuring #NIKE (NYSE: $NKE) Air Sneakers

Woods and Mickelson Exhibition Match is ‘On’, Japanese Swimmer Ikee Wins Fifth Gold Medal as Japan Leads #Swimming at #AsianGames2018 and @MapleLeafs Hire Women’s #Hockey Legend #Wickenheiser

Point Roberts, WA, Delta BC –August 23, 2018 -, a leader in investor news and research issues today’s edition of Play by Play covering what’s new in sports headlines and recent news from publicly traded companies in the sector.

August 23, 2018 Play by Play – the latest sports headlines, esports and sports stock news

Churchill Downs to Offer Sports Betting in Two Mississippi Casinos and Foot Locker Launches ‘Discover Your Air’ Campaign Featuring NIKE Air Sneakers
Stocks discussed: (NasdaqGS:CHDN) (NYSE:FL) (NYSE:NKE)

Churchill Downs (NasdaqGS:CHDN) has launched sports betting at two of its casino properties in Mississippi. Harlow’s Casino Resort & Spa in Greenville, Mississippi, and Riverwalk Casino Hotel in Vicksburg, Mississippi offer “diverse array of global sporting events, including professional and collegiate sports in the U.S.

Foot Locker (NYSE:FL) has announced a new campaign called “Discover Your Air” which will serve as a platform for NIKE’s (NYSE:NKE) Air products. “Discover Your Air” will debut with the NIKE Air Origins pack on Aug. 23, and the NIKE Air Frequency pack to follow on Sept. 15.

Woods and Mickelson Exhibition Match is ‘On’, Japanese Swimmer Ikee Wins Fifth Gold Medal as Japan Leads Swimming at Asian Games and Maple Leafs Hire Women’s Hockey Legend Wickenheiser

Tiger Woods announced via Twitter that his exhibition match with Phil Mickelson is “on”. Woods tweeted a poster for the event, dubbed ‘The Match’, which confirmed that the showdown will take place in Las Vegas on Thanksgiving weekend. Sky Sports reports that the match will be played for a $9 million prize and will be held at Shadow Creek Golf Course.

18-year-old Japanese swimmer Rikako Ikee won her fifth gold medal at the Asian Games today. It is her seventh medal overall at the tournament. Japan currently leads in swimming medals with 46 (17 Gold, 18 Silver, 11 Bronze), just ahead of China, who has 42 (16 Gold, 14 Silver, 12 Bronze). The Associated Press quotes Ikee, who has one more race left in the competition:

“I feel a bit broken and my body aches,” Ikee said. “I’m proud to be an Asian champion, but I want to achieve more.”

The Toronto Maple Leafs have hired four-time Olympic gold medal winner Hayley Wickenheiser as the team’s assistant director of team development, the Toronto Sun reports. Wickenheiser is a member of the Order of Canada and ended her playing career in 2017 with the most goals, assists and points of any player in Olympic women’s hockey. When serving as a guest coach for the Leafs at a development camp in June, Wickenheiser commented on the experience:

“You always take a piece of where you’ve played and I’ve had so many unique experiences through the years. Whether it’s playing in Europe (on a men’s team), NHL camps … and there is a lot we do on the national team that could be applied here in the NHL level and vice-versa.

Sam Mowers,

Sports Stocks - esports, sports media, sports teams, sports betting, fantasy sports, sports equipment and more...

Like Sports Stocks? View our Sports Stocks Directory    Get News Alerts on Sports Stocks

About - News that Inspires Big Investing Ideas is a recognized news source publishing third party news and press releases plus we create original financial content. Learn about investing in stocks and  sector trends  from with our news alerts , articles , podcasts and videos  talking about cannabis,  crypto,  technology including  AI and IoT , mining ,sports biotech, water, renewable energy and more . original branded content includes the daily Crypto Corner and Podcast, Play by Play sports and stock news column, Investor Ideas #Potcasts #Cannabis News and Stocks on the Move podcast and column,  Cleantech and Climate Change Podcast and  the Stock Guru daily podcast on Support and Resistance Trading.

Disclaimer/Disclosure: is a digital publisher of third party sourced news, articles and equity research as well as creates original content, including video, interviews and articles. Original content created by investorideas is protected by copyright laws other than syndication rights. Our site does not make recommendations for purchases or sale of stocks, services or products. Nothing on our sites should be construed as an offer or solicitation to buy or sell products or securities. All investment involves risk and possible loss of investment. This site is currently compensated for news publication and distribution, social media and marketing, content creation and more. Contact each company directly regarding content and press release questions. Disclosure is posted for each compensated news release, content published /created if required but otherwise the news was not compensated for and was published for the sole interest of our readers and followers. More disclaimer info:
Additional info regarding BC Residents and global Investors: Effective September 15 2008 - all BC investors should review all OTC and Pink sheet listed companies for adherence in new disclosure filings and filing appropriate documents with Sedar. Read for more info:  Global investors must adhere to regulations of each country.

Please read privacy policy:

Copyright and ownership: Play by Play is an  content brand

To contribute interviews, story ideas and find out more about sponsorship opportunities:

Follow us on Social Media
Follow us on Twitter


No comments:

Post a Comment