Tag Archives: AFL
Posted on02. May, 2012 by Shane Brien.
The Philadelphia Wings of the National Lacrosse League in North America recently made unconventional history when they became the first professional sports team to don jerseys displaying their Twitter handles on the back of them. The bold move to allow its players to replace their last names on the back of their jerseys with their [...]
Posted on29. Apr, 2011 by Shane Brien.
There has been no shortage of stories of athletes using Twitter and social media to further their ‘personal brand. Not all stories are bad though. This is why I thought it would be interesting to focus on those athletes who use social media, in particular Twitter, as a way to interact with their fans. Being [...]
Posted on22. Jun, 2010 by Richard Spencer.
Earlier this year, for the first time, You Tube carried a sports event live around the world. Around 50 million people tuned in/logged on to live coverage of the Indian Premier League (IPL) with You Tube carrying all 60 games live. Sure, ESPN has carried live games on its website for a while as do [...]