Fanatics aims to be $100 billion company

Michael Rubin arrives at the 2019 Fanatics Super Bowl Party on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, in Atlanta. Paul R. Giunta | Invision | AP Sports e-commerce company Fanatics is growing quickly, but it’s still nowhere near where it aims to be. Recently, the company said, it has reached a $ 27 billion valuation and it … Read more

Olympic speed skater Apolo Ohno’s career pivots amid Great Resignation

US speed skater Apolo Ohno competes in the 2010 Winter Olympics at Pacific Coliseum in Vancouver, Canada. Jamie Squire | Getty Images Sport | Getty Images When Olympic speed skater Apolo Ohno hung up his skates for good in 2010, finding a path forward wasn’t exactly easy for him. In fact, the eight-time medalist calls … Read more

Gold medalist Tara Lipinski describes the pressure on teen Olympians

Women’s figure skating at the Olympics has long been dominated by teenagers. At the past two Winter Games in Sochi and Pyeongchang, the gold medal was won by 15-year-olds. And Russia’s 15-year-old Kamila Valiyeva is the favorite to win this year. Calling the competition will be NBC Sports figure skating analyst Tara Lipinski, who herself … Read more

Most-searched Winter Olympics sports in each U.S. state

Nothing brings the world together quite like the Olympics. Or, at least in the US, one single sport at the Winter Olympic Games. There are 91 different national federations participating in 15 different sports at this year’s Winter Games in Beijing, China. And according to a recent Google trends analysis performed by travel perks research … Read more