WARRIORS RELEASE 2017-18 JERSEY SPONSORS
The defending champion Golden State Warriors will open their 2018-19 title defense with a brand new sponsor boldly emblazoned across their chest -- the red "R" of Japanese tech company Rakuten.
It wasn't the largest offer the Warriors received, but Golden State will reportedly receive $20 million annually for the next three years from Rakuten -- almost double what the Cavaliers will receive for the NBA's second highest jersey sponsorship, according to ESPN.
Giants outlast Dodgers, Mother Nature
It took until 2:11am, but the Giants served the Dodgers their 11th consecutive loss on Monday, an 8-6 battle of attrition against the first-place rivals and the bizarre weather.