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Esports-related injuries: the surprising physical toll of professional gaming

Paparatto’s story is not unusual in the esports industry. Other top players like ‘League of Legends’ pros Hai Lam and Kurtis ‘Toyz’ Lau Wai-Kin, as well as ‘Dota 2’ Clinton ‘Fear’ Loomis, retired in their twenties due to wrist and hand injuries. Current players on the professional circuit often miss games due to persistent pain. The story continues under the ...

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Which NBA games are taking place today, Sunday March 13?

The action keeps coming. Find out who is playing today and make sure you don’t miss the game… Sunday March 13: NBA schedule Lakers and Suns face off The Los Angeles Lakers and their host Phoenix Suns each will be without a key member of their formation when they play Sunday night in what could be a first-round game in ...

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How a VC avoids the “hyper-financialization” of gambling

Get the Insider app A personalized feed, digest mode, and ad-free experience. Download the app close icon Two crossed lines that form an ‘X’. It indicates a way to close an interaction or dismiss a notification. Gaming venture capital firm Hiro Capital just launched a $340 million fund to capture companies based on the metaverse. Co-founder Luke Alvarez showcases the ...

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India and Japan could be the next Asian hosts of the Olympics

BEIJING — The Olympics have said goodbye to Asia after a doomed run, and it’s unclear when they’ll be back after the continent has hosted four of the last eight Games. The earliest return of the Summer Games is in 2036, and the favorite could be the most populous country in the world – not China, as you might expect, ...

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SoFi Stadium set to bring Hollywood glamor to the Super Bowl

The Super Bowl will be something of a culmination of the NFL’s return to the Los Angeles area, a game featuring the home team bringing Hollywood glamor to a superstar stadium in Inglewood, where the Lakers, Kings and Thoroughbreds once thrilled the crowds. “Football wasn’t in Los Angeles for a generation,” Rams fan Harrison Bernsen of Los Angeles said as ...

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Cincinnati Bengals and Los Angeles Rams give offensive power to the Super Bowl

After a run of five Super Bowls featuring Tom Brady or Patrick Mahomes, Joe Burrow of the Cincinnati Bengals and Matthew Stafford of the Los Angeles Rams ensured that trend did not continue. In two weeks, the Bengals will face the Rams at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, Calif., in the Super Bowl on February 13. It will only be the ...

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Kosuke Matsuda Latest addition to 2021-22 international signing period

Although the MLB lockout prevented the Los Angeles Dodgers from signing players to their Major League roster, they have been busy adding to their Minor League system throughout the offseason. The team has recently been active in the Minor League free agent market, re-signing Yefry Ramirez, in addition to adding infielder Eddy Alvarez and wide receiver Tomas Telis. Now, LA ...

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NFL odds, lines, support, picks, spreads, predictions for Wild Card Weekend 2022: model backs Buccaneers

The NFL 2022 Wild Card Weekend sprawls across Caesars Sportsbook with NFL lines under a touchdown for four of six games on the schedule, which NFL fans are praising after seeing teams trotting back-up quarters during week 18. NFL Wild Card Weekend Biggest Spreads at Caesars belong to the Kansas City Chiefs, who are favorites with 12.5 points over the ...

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Clippers vs Nuggets: How to Watch Online, Live Stream Info, Game Time, TV Channel

through 3 quarters Down nine at the end of the last quarter, the Los Angeles Clippers have now taken the lead. It’s anyone’s game after three quarters, but Los Angeles is ahead of the Denver Nuggets 85-79. The Clippers enjoyed the team combination of goaltender Eric Bledsoe and center Ivica Zubac. The first scored a double-double on 16 points and ...

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Henry Orenstein, 98, dies; Force Behind Transformers and Poker on TV

He started playing in Los Angeles and Las Vegas. His game was Seven-Card Stud, in which four cards are face up and three face down, or hole cards, and only the holder of the hand can see them. Watching a poker tournament on television, he realized that the excitement he felt while playing was not transmitted. “He said, ‘This is ...

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Boxing among 3 Olympic sports in danger of losing its place in 2028

GENEVA – Boxing, weightlifting and modern pentathlon set a goal of around 18 months on Thursday to make changes to maintain their status as Olympic sports for the Los Angeles 2028 Games. The governing bodies of boxing and weightlifting have been described as problem children by the president of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach, who has long expressed concerns ...

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Every horror video game movie franchise, ranked from worst to best

The recently released resident Evil to restart, Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City, prove video game horror movie adaptations are capable of making a lasting impact, and here’s how they all rank from worst to best. Horror video games often make the best cinematic adaptations, considering how the genre’s inherent tension and visceral visual violence translates to the big screen. ...

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Suns vs. Timberwolves odds, line: 2021 NBA pick, Nov 15 predictions from proven computer model

The Phoenix Suns face the Minnesota Timberwolves at 8 p.m. ET Monday at Target Center. Minnesota are 4-8 overall and 2-5 at home, while the Suns are 9-3 overall and 4-1 on the road. Phoenix were one of the best ATS teams in the league with an 8-4 ATS rating. Minnesota is just 3-9 against the number. Phoenix is ​​favored ...

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Here we go as WVU launches esports minor and esports team | New

MORGANTOWN – Champion video game player under Esports Coach of the Year competes for the University of West Virginia months before the full launch of a new minor and mountain esports team . By fall 2022, students will have the opportunity to pursue a 15-credit minor in esports, video games played in highly organized and competitive environments, in person or ...

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2021 MLB playoffs: Red Sox vs Astros odds, ALCS Game 3 picks, proven computer model predictions

The Houston Astros will look to regain home ground advantage they lost in Saturday’s loss when they face the Boston Red Sox in Game 3 of the 2021 American League Championship Series on Monday. The Red Sox (92-70), who won two Grand Slams in a 9-5 victory in Game 2, are 20-15 against Houston at Fenway Park, including a 2-2 ...

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Odds, lines, picks, spreads, best bets, NFL forecast for week 4, 2021: model backs Seahawks, Browns

After an impressive Monday Night Football victory, the Dallas Cowboys (2-1) have the opportunity to give the Panthers (3-0) their first loss this week. Despite having the worst record, the Cowboys are the 4.5 point favorites at Caesars Sportsbook in the latest NFL Week 4 odds. In the west, another undefeated team is listed as the underdog in the NFL ...

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The Game Awards return in exactly ten weeks

Are you ready to briefly celebrate the best games of 2021 and immediately start looking towards the horizon? Good news! The Game Awards will return in December with another round of accolades for the best games and trailers of the year for things to come. This year the show will once again be live and in person. The 2021 Game ...

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Erin Wayne Joins Riot Games as First-ever Global Head of Gaming Community

Los Angeles – August 25, 2021 – Riot Games, the developer and publisher of titles including League of Legends and VALUING, today announced that Erin Wayne has joined the company as Global Head of Gaming Community. Erin will shape, develop and lead Riot’s interactions with players, including direct community, social, editorial, and influencing relationships. This new role is an important ...

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Netflix to add mobile video games as subscriber growth slows

July 20 (Reuters) – Netflix Inc (NFLX.O) has said it will dive deeper into video games as the movie and TV streaming service forecasts weak subscriber growth amid competition growing and lifting of the pandemic restrictions that had kept people at home. The company’s shares hovered around $ 531.10 on Tuesday after hours. Netflix is ​​experiencing a sharp slowdown in ...

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8 to 3: The advice of the Secretary of Education, Miguel Cardona: “Include them in school! “

This is the July 19, 2021 edition of the 8 to 3 newsletter on school, kids and parenting. Do you like what you read ? Sign up to receive it in your inbox every Monday. This year’s back-to-school checklist is way heavier than the new backpacks, satchels and tennis shoes. For many parents, concerns about the loss of learning, growing ...

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FIBA: Hachimura scores 19 points in Japan’s surprise 81-75 win over France

Japan’s national men’s basketball team ended their friendlies with ANOTHER big win over ANOTHER Western European country which has always participated in EuroBasket. At the beginning of the afternoon (at Japanese time), they beat … France (!!!!) the world n ° 7 team, 81-75 in Saitama. Rui Hachimura scored 19 points in this game on 7 shots out of 15 ...

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All-Star pitchers Yu Darvish and Yusei Kikuchi placed on injured list

Los Angeles – San Diego Padres right-hander Yu Darvish and Seattle Mariners left-hander Yusei Kikuchi were placed on the 10-day injured list by their respective teams on Sunday. Both pitchers are All-Star Game picks, but Darvish is on the list of players who will miss Tuesday’s game at Coors Field due to injury. Darvish went on the injured list with ...

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Dodgers vs Marlins odds, line: 2021 MLB picks, predictions for July 8 from proven computer model

The Miami Marlins will look to further stun the Los Angeles Dodgers as they attempt to complete a four-game set sweep on Thursday. Host Marlins (38-47), last in the National League East, has just scored two standing wins in the series. Miami won 9-6 Wednesday on a three-run homerun in the ninth inning of Jesus Aguilar. The Dodgers (53-34) are ...

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China could send vice premier to Japan for Tokyo 2020 opening ceremony

China plans to send Vice Premier Sun Chunlan to the opening ceremony of the delayed Olympics in Tokyo. Citing sources close to the Chinese Communist Party and the Japanese news agency Kyodo News Sun reports that Sun is online to attend the ceremony, which is scheduled to take place on July 23 at the Japan National Stadium. Sun is one ...

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Virtual reality makes a return to your local mall as COVID restrictions lifted

Sandbox VR is designed for small groups to experience virtual reality together. VR sandbox For the latest news and information on the coronavirus pandemic, visit the WHO and CDC websites. Steve Zhao’s business was promising until last year. His company, VR sandbox, had taken over a number of retail spaces, and people would visit so they could shoot zombies, cross ...

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Angels manager says Ohtani will pitch, touchdown at All-Star Game

Japanese sensation Shohei Ohtani will pitch and strike for the American League in next week’s All-Star game, Los Angeles Angels manager Joe Maddon confirmed on Monday. Maddon said he and Tampa Bay Rays manager Kevin Cash, who drives the AL All-Star team, have previously discussed a plan for Ohtani for the July 13 game at Coors Field in Denver. Details ...

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