LeBron will break the Internet

By |July 8th, 2010|

If you don’t know by know LeBron James will choosing his next NBA team (or perhaps staying in Cleveland) via […]

LeBron Sweepstakes, SSMI NRL & Wimbledon #BODSW

By |July 2nd, 2010|

Best of Digital Sports World #10

This coming week may be the biggest in NBA history as the free agent class […]

NBA Finals, #worldcup, Tiger Woods & NASCAR #bodsw

By |June 25th, 2010|

Best of Digital Sports World #9

While World Cup teams have banned players from using social media, others are using […]

Twitter & Facebook World Cup, Crazy Sports Fans & NCAA marketing

By |June 18th, 2010|

Best of Digital Sports World #8

Sports on Facebook is tracking the Facebook activities of World Cup fans by passion, […]

@SportzfanRadio recap – Show 158

By |June 15th, 2010|

In case you missed Sunday’s episode of @SportzfanRadio I suggest you listen to the podcast.  Topics covered included World Cup, […]

World Cup, Blackhawks, NHL Beards & Fev #bodsw

By |June 11th, 2010|

Best of Digital Sports World – Ronaldo Edition 7

Apologies to Justin Bieber but for the next 31 days you won’t […]

Dennis Hopper, Amare, Celtics & Foursquare #BODSW

By |June 4th, 2010|

Edition 6 of #BODSW

NBA is stepping things up with the NBA Finals starting today.

Getting creative setting up a Twitter account […]

#WriteTheFuture, Foursquare Search, Amare & Steele

By |May 28th, 2010|

Edition 5 of #BODSW, welcome to SportsGeek V2.0, what do you think?

Socceroos left for South Africa this week but it […]

Dwayne Wade, Google with IPL & Phil

By |May 14th, 2010|

Edition 3 of #BODSW, around the web…

We Want Wade – great digital campaign by Miami Heat to get fans behind Dwyane Wade to stay in Miami when the NBA’s big free agency scramble begins. Absolutely love the Do’s & Don’t’s for fans.  Expect social media to be big in NBA free agency.

Need more evidence that Google will be a big player in the sports market in the next 5 years? NYTimes reports on how Google scored runs with the IPL & YouTube.

Fox Sports Chairman Davis Hill disagrees saying online streaming of sports may affect TV revenues.  Sorry David, don’t agree with this one as online & mobile streaming offer a great opportunity to reach the fan on the move.

Twitter to open Business Center – Nice move by Twitter to allow business automatically get verified.

Twirdie fun little Twitter game guessing Twitter trends to play golf.

Will LeBron stay in Cleveland?  This will be the biggest story in the NBA this off-season.  Perhaps this jersey will fit?

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Social Media & Charities, Facebook Changes & Real Madrid

By |May 7th, 2010|

Edition 2 of #BODSW, lets get cracking…

Harry O’Brien’s open letter to Barack Obama – great example from AFL footballer @Harry_O on how an athlete can use blogging & social media to achieve goals outside sport.  Here’s the Herald Sun’s take on Harry’s request.

NBA using social media to support charities – another way sports can engage fans using social media.

What You Need to Know About Facebook’s Recent Announcements – great recap from @GoSam on how you can use the latest Facebook changes for your web properties

Gold Coast – Do you like me? – @GoldCoastFC quick to jump in on the Facebook changes to stir up new fan support for the AFL’s newest team.

Sport selling its soul to big market players – The Times [UK] looks at the money behind sport

How Social Media Is Changing Golf – report from the #140conf held in NYC on impact of social media on the Golf from @jasonpeck

Why you shouldn’t blame YouTube for removing all of those Hitler videos – interesting article on trying to solve the copyright problem that faces sporting leagues & digital rights holders as well as TV & movie studios.

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