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FEATURE STORY: InfraScanner – Concussion Awareness and Advocacy Tool

By Janine McGowan, Contributing Writer New York, NY (NYSportscene.com) – Last season, a 16-year-old New York prep football player died following a helmet-to-helmet collision. Damon Janes walked to the sidelines, collapsed and was taken to a local hospital. After 3 hours, a CT scan showed bleeding in his brain and he was then transported to a trauma hospital which was 2 ... Read More »

MAGNA GLOBAL releases new ‘Media Economy Report’ on Sports

By Benji Bourinat, Contributing Writer New York, NY (NYSportscene.com) – In light of the 2014 World Cup and the growing opportunities that live sporting events represent for both brands and media owners, MAGNA GLOBAL has released its new ‘Media Economy Report’ which explores the audiences, behaviors, and platforms that marketers need to know about to invest more wisely. MAGNA GLOBAL has set ... Read More »

Algieri stuns Provodnikov in split decision at Barlcays Center

Brooklyn, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Chris Algieri took a split decision from Ruslan Provodnikov to win the WBO Super Lightweight title on Saturday night. Despite being knocked down twice in the first round, Algieri (20-0) rallied to fight a good, technical fight and landed numerous punches against the Siberian native. In the first round Provodnikov (23-3) landed a crushing left hook ... Read More »

Cotto shocks Martinez to win middleweight championship at MSG

(Saturday, June 7) New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Miguel Cotto made history in his Manhattan playpen Saturday night. The Puerto Rican superstar – already a champion in three weight classes in the last decade – added the WBC middleweight title to his lengthy career resume with a punishing 10th-round TKO of incumbent Sergio Martinez before a packed, frenzied house of ... Read More »