Tag: nba

Nov 16 2021

NBA Team Houston Rockets To Integrate Bitcoin Services, Be Paid In Bitcoin

NYDIG will enable bitcoin rewards and payment options for Houston Rockets fans and associates.The Houston Rockets have partnered with NYDIG in a sponsorship deal paid in bitcoin.NYDIG will become the franchise's official Bitcoin services provider and Bitcoin platform.The team will provide Bitcoin education programs for the community and bitcoin rewards and payment options for fans....

Nov 07 2021

Crypto Corner: The Sports Slice

Teams, leagues, and athletes across nearly every sports vertical you could think of are finding new partners with crypto firms. Each week, we bring a surface-level look at all things crypto and sports over the past seven days. Brooklyn Nets player Kevin Durant is forming a new investment vehicle. The UFC wants more, and is furthering their crypto relationships. And FTX is making...

Oct 31 2021

Fan Of Mark Cuban’s Dallas Mavericks Wins $100K In Bitcoin At NBA Event

A lucky Dallas Mavericks fan just won $100,000 in Bitcoin in a National Basketball Association (NBA) shootout event. Voyager Digital Ltd, a US-based publicly traded cryptocurrency platform, sponsored the event. The crypto company recently...

Oct 25 2021

Crypto Corner: The Sports Slice

Oct 25 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  coinbase draftkings nba nft nifty gateway

This week kicked off with massive news in the world of sports and crypto. Some of the biggest names in both categories, Coinbase and the NBA, teamed up for a historic deal that put the sports league firmly in position to have a crypto partner for the first time ever. As usual, we're covering the latest in all the action across sports and...

Oct 21 2021

Coinbase becomes official partner of NBA as crypto goes mainstream

Oct 21 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption coinbase miami heat nba

Coinbase is now the official crypto platform to the National Basketball Association (NBA) and Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA), according to an announcement made yesterday. Coinbase is now the official partner of NBA According to the announcement, the deal is geared towards increasing awareness...

Oct 19 2021

NBA Lands First Cryptocurrency Sponsorship With Coinbase

NBA agreed to a sponsorship deal with Coinbase, who will get WNBA, NBA G League, and USA Basketball branding.NBA has agreed to a sponsorship deal with cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase, which will become the league's exclusive crypto partner.Coinbase will get WNBA, NBA G League, and USA Basketball branding, but the deal's terms were not provided.Bitcoin will most likely be sidelined...

Oct 17 2021

Crypto Corner: The Sports Slice

Oct 17 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  altcoins ankr basketball binance bitcoin

Sports are a way for fans to step away from life's daily grind and escape for a bit. Meanwhile, for more and more users, crypto is something people can't live without. It makes for a fitting crossover of engagement, with new partnerships and projects coming to life each week. That's what we here at Bitcoinist look to cover every Sunday with 'The Sports...

Sep 27 2021

Crypto Corner: The Sports Slice

Sep 27 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  76ers cricket crypto.com crypto news f1

Crypto.com made a splash into esports when we covered last weekend's Sports Slice. This week, the growing exchange made another sports sponsorship splash - this time with an NBA team. Each week, we take a fresh perspective on the last seven days of sports and cryptocurrency. The Sports Slice Crypto.com Heads To Philly Just days after inking a jersey deal with esports org...

Sep 20 2021

Crypto Corner: The Sports Slice

Sep 20 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  crypto.com crypto news esports fnatic nba

NBA athletes popped up left and right in the crypto space this past week. Sports NFT platform Autograph teamed up with basketball brand SLAM. And Crypto.com seems to make headlines weekly with a new sponsorship deal, with the latest action resulting in a new partner in esports for the platform. It was just another action-packed seven days in the headlines of sports and...

Sep 09 2021

Steph Curry Is The Latest FTX Ambassador

FTX continues it's tear of sports sponsorship and engagement. In June, the growing exchange signed on with future Hall of Fame quarterback Tom Brady. The exchange also signed a league deal with Major League Baseball...

Sep 07 2021

NBA Legend Stephen Curry Partners With Bitcoin Exchange FTX

Sep 07 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  basketball bitcoin culture nba

Bitcoin and crypto exchange FTX has announced a long-term partnership with NBA superstar Stephen Curry.Bitcoin and crypto exchange FTX has announced a long- term partnership with NBA superstar Stephen Curry. As a global ambassador, Curry will receive an equity stake in FTX.com and his foundation,...

Sep 05 2021

Crypto Corner: The Sports Slice

Imagine a week going by where the worlds of sports and crypto weren't colliding. Leading the crossover headlines this week? The NFL is putting a hold on crypto and NFT engagement for athletes. However, while the league wants players to hold off, there are plenty of other athletes across various sports that are having some fun with NFTs this week. Last week was...

Sep 03 2021

Mark Cuban’s NBA Team Runs Store Scheme To Reward Fans Paying With Dogecoin, Bitcoin, Ethereum

Sep 03 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  bitcoin btc dallas mavericks doge dogecoin

Mark Cuban's NBA team has announced a store scheme that will reward customers for making payments using cryptos like Dogecoin, Bitcoin, and Ethereum. Mark Cuban's NBA Team "Dallas Mavericks" Announces "Mavs Cryptomania," Rewards $25 Gift Card To Customers Paying With Bitcoin, Ethereum, And Dogecoin The Dallas Mavs shop has started running a cashback promotion for users to incentivize payments through...

Aug 25 2021

Dapper Labs Expands Sports NFT Ecosystem, Adding LaLiga And WNBA

Aug 25 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  basketball dapper labs laliga nba nft

Dapper Labs and their Flow blockchain product have gained substantial ground this year. This week, Dapper is teeing up for more sports IP to come to life. The company is adding WNBA rosters to their Top Shot product beginning this week. Additionally, reports have surfaced that Dapper Labs has partnered with one of the most popular sports leagues on the planet in LaLiga....

Aug 05 2021

NBA Top Shot NFTs Will Now Be Purchasable In Person At Summer League Games

Fans can now purchase NBA top shot non-fungible tokens (NFTs) in person at the upcoming Summer League Games in Vegas. Summer League Games Attendees Can Now Buy NBA Top Shots As per an announcement on the NBA Top Shot blog, these digital collectibles will...

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May 28 2021

NBA’s Spencer Dinwiddie: Celsius Partnership & Creator Crypto App

May 28 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  altcoins app basketball bitcoin blockchain

NBA athlete Spencer Dinwiddie is one of the most outspoken blockchain advocates in the league. While the Brooklyn Nets guard has been dealing with an injury for a good portion of the basketball season, it's not slowing his entrepreneurial efforts in crypto. Two major headlines for Dinwiddie's work in crypto hit the newswire this week - a partnership with Celsius, and new developments...

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