• Turner Sports will air ‘The Pathway,’ a two-part feature on G League Ignite players, next week
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    Turner Sports will air ‘The Pathway,’ a two-part feature on G League Ignite players, next week

    On Friday, Turner Sports announced that the company would be airing The Pathway, a two-part feature about prospects from G League Ignite. Kenny Smith serves as the host and an executive producer of The Pathway, which is directed by James D. Stern, an EP on Last Chance U. Four players are featured in the series: Jalen Green, Jonathan Kuminga, Daishen Nix, and Isaiah Todd. Green and Kuminga were top ten picks in last summer’s NBA Draft, while Todd was a second rounder and Nix went undrafted. Here’s a blurb about the series. The Pathway chronicles each player’s dream of reaching the NBA, documenting the extraordinary sacrifices they and their families make, along with the hard…

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    Academy Sports + Outdoors Announces Appointment of Chris Turner to Board of Directors

    KATY, Texas, Dec. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Academy Sports and Outdoors, Inc. (“Academy” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: ASO) announced today, effective immediately, the appointment of Chris Turner to its Board of Directors (the “Board”) and Audit Committee. With this change, Academy’s Board now comprises ten directors.  “Chris has an impressive background of business leadership and deep knowledge in consumer brands and elevating the customer experience that will be very valuable to Academy and our Board,” said Ken C. Hicks, Academy Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer. “As a Texan and Academy Sports + Outdoors customer, he’ll bring a unique passion to his role as a director.” Turner has over 20 years…

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