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Alex Rodriguez homers in rehab game with suspension looming

...inflicted. Rodriguez has faced fan taunting since 2009, when he said he used PEDs while with Texas from 2001-03.Nike Inc. confirmed Friday that it no longer has a relationship with Braun, the 2011 NL MVP who accepted a 65-game suspension...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-08-02/alex-rodriguez-homersin-
Lululemon pulls see-through yoga pants from stores

...experts dismissed the debacle as a temporary glitch and said Lululemon's loyal customers won't switch to rivals like Nike Inc. or Champion anytime soon."It's a late-night TV joke, and it's going to pass," said Robert Passikoff, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-03-19/lululemon-pulls-see-throug
Lance Armstrong's fall might help cycling

...about the impact on Armstrong's vast and varied business interests. But the initial reaction from his biggest sponsor, Nike Inc., suggests that he retains their support. The sportswear giant issued a statement that said it "plans to continue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-08-24/lance-armstrongs-fal
Overtime

...Moore has become the first female basketball player to sign an endorsement deal with the Jordan Brand, a division of Nike Inc.The Oregon-based sportswear business in basketball great Michael Jordan's name announced the agreement Wednesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-05-18/overtime
Business news

...same time last year. Analysts had expected a double-digit gain in new software licenses.In other earnings news:Nike Inc.'s second-quarter profit rose 3 percent as strong demand and higher prices for its shoes, clothes and gear offset...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-12-19/business-news
Plan ahead

...percent off its high of April 26, and investors are jittery.Among companies announcing earnings this week: drugstore chain Walgreen Co., software maker Adobe Systems Inc., Nike Inc., homebuilder Lennar Corp. and ConAgra Foods Inc.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2010-06-20/plan-ahead
Bill Parcells is open to considering coaching Saints

...went to court Wednesday to prove that Reebok is no shoo-in to promote New York Jets quarterback Tim Tebow on apparel.Nike Inc. claimed in a lawsuit in U.S. District Court that Reebok International Ltd. has used Tebow's name on Jets-related...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2012-03-28/bill-parcells-open-considering-co
Giants-Jets exhibition set

...the public can wait a few weeks for Nike Tebow jerseys to show up in stores.U.S. District Judge Kevin Castel said Nike Inc. had shown a "probability of success" in its quest to permanently halt Reebok sales of Tebow jerseys and T-shirts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2012-04-04/giants-jets-exhibition-set
Tattoos become marketing tool

...been selling Fruit Roll-Ups with tattoo-shaped cutouts that let children make temporary tongue tattoos. Shoe maker Nike Inc. has employed celebrity tattoo artist Mister Cartoon to design six lines of limited-edition shoes. Just last month...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/12/02/bus_175008.shtml
Business
New contact lenses designed to give athletes an edge

...Nashville. Walters and a growing number of other athletes are wearing the MaxSight lenses, which were developed jointly by Nike Inc. and contact lens maker Bausch & Lomb Inc. The lens - large enough to extend a ring around the iris - comes in two colors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/06/liv_84222.shtml
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