Place your bets: NBA strikes a first-ever gambling partnership with MGM Resorts

NBA Comissioner Adam Silver and MGM Resorts International Chairman Jim Murren. Credit: NBA¬†via YouTube In the wake of a landmark Supreme Court ruling that gives states the green light to legalize gambling, the NBA on Tuesday became the first major U.S. sports league to ink a deal linking it with an official betting partner. In…

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‘Racism has no place in our society’: Papa John’s founder apologizes for using the N-word in a conference call

John Schnatter, founder and ex-CEO of Papa John’s, is apologizing for his words. Reuters Papa John’s founder and former CEO John Schnatter has admitted to using the N-word in a company conference call and is apologizing for his words. Last year, Papa John’s faced backlash when Schnatter blamed the NFL and players’ national anthem protests…

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