Gonzaga finally made the Final Four. Now comes the hard part

  • SB Nation
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  • January 17, 2009

The 2017 runners-up come in at No. 24 in our preseason rankings. Gonzaga got the proverbial monkey off its back last year, reaching the Final Four for the first time since their NCAA Tournament streak began in 1999.Though they ultimately fell short of a championship, they proved their point.

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Nas-Backed Sweet Chick Opening Another Spot in Prospect Heights

  • Eater NY
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  • January 1, 1970

Plus, Laurent Tourondel expands his empire Sweet Chick is coming to Prospect HeightsJohn Seymour is opening another Nas-backed Sweet Chick on July 31 in Prospect Heights at 341 Flatbush Avenue, the third NYC location. Seymour also recently partnered with Tupac Foundation to recreate

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The Hollywood Technology Kicking Shoe Design Into a New Dimension

  • Core 77
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  • December 17, 2012

After more than a century in the footwear design business, New Balance has a history of creating some of the most iconic shoes in the world of sport and fashion. From the timeless 990 running shoe, to the fashionable New Balance 574, the Massachusetts-headquartered company has consistently earned

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Why brands must rethink their approach to women’s sports sponsorship

  • Marketing Week: Not for Profit
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  • August 18, 2002

The past 12 months have been outstanding for British female athletes. From the England women’s cricket team winning the World Cup, to the Lionesses getting to the semi-finals of the UEFA Women’s Euros, and the Red Roses facing New Zealand in the Women’s Rugby World Cup final, 2017 was the

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Pitti Uomo 92 Proves Men’s Fashion Is More Confused Than Ever

  • Highsnobiety
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  • January 1, 1970

You may not know it, but Pitti Uomo, a (mostly) menswear trade show in Florence, is now firmly embedded as a must-stop on the menswear fashion calendar, sandwiched between the London and Milan fashion weeks. It differs in that it is not a proper fashion week, though there are special guests

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Marketing in the age of ‘micromoments’

  • Marketing Week: Not for Profit
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  • January 1, 1970

We are living in an age of ‘micromoments’ – the short but precious times when brands get to interact with the consumer. Our challenge as marketers is to maximise the value of each and every one of them.Micromoments are driven by mobile. Between 50-80% of web traffic or content consumption

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MakerBot Design Series: The Running Shoe

  • Core 77
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  • January 1, 1970

This story is part three of MakerBot's series of design studies, exploring iterative design and the relationship between designers and their tools. So far we've explored form development with the bike saddle and reverse engineering with the drone rebuild—now it's time to push into something a bit

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10 Product Drops You Don’t Want to Miss This Week

  • Hypebeast
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  • January 1, 1970

Continuing with our weekly product drop series, the upcoming days see the release of a bevy of soon-to-be sought-after items. As we are well into the colder months, make sure to be in the know of all the winter essentials coming your way. The biggest items to look forward to this week comes by way

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