Jeff Bezos’ name surfaces again in report saying Amazon CEO is interested in owning NFL team

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. (GeekWire Photo / Alan Boyle) We know Jeff Bezos has whipped together pancakes for Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson. Could the billionaire Amazon founder also be working on a recipe that will make him an NFL team owner? A new report from CBS Sports is revisiting the idea that the world’s […]

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Seattle vs. Toronto: Ranking their tech hubs and sports clout as cities face off for MLS Cup

The MLS Cup trophy atop the Space Needle in Seattle this week. (Seattle Sounders FC Photo via Twitter) It’s a familiar feeling. For the third time in four years, the Seattle Sounders FC and Toronto FC will meet in the MLS Cup to settle the question of soccer supremacy. But there’s also something familiar about […]

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Nike acquires TraceMe, a Seattle startup founded by Russell Wilson and backed by Jeff Bezos

TraceMe co-founders Jason LeeKeenan (left) and Russell Wilson speak at an event for TraceMe in Seattle last year. The company pivoted in late 2018 to a sports prediction app called Tally. Now Nike is acquiring the company. (GeekWire Photo / Kevin Lisota) Nike has acquired TraceMe, the Seattle startup co-founded by Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson […]

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