Just before he left for New Jersey, I handed Eduardo my iPhone with these final words of advice, “Just imagine you’re me.”
I was supposed to be going to the U.S. vs. Brazil game at New Meadowlands Stadium in New Jersey. Instead, I found myself standing in my kitchen, walking my husband through the steps of [...]
Back in the late 80’s and early 90’s there was a phenomenon sweeping the nation – Open Mic Nights. Ok, maybe phenomenon is too strong of a word there, but at worst it was one of the more hip things to be into. Anyone, anywhere, could get on stage at comedy clubs around the country [...]
The debate rages on forums around the Internet: is hockey or soccer (aka football) harder to play? Which requires tougher players? Who would win in a fight: David Beckham or Derek Boogaard? The comparisons are endless and, until now, unanswerable.
Using a new piece of technology called imagination, I did a mashup of hockey and soccer [...]
On July 11, almost two months after Team Rhino launched our website, the Tampa Bay Rays, who told us when we requested credentials that they have been following our work and have enjoyed what we’ve brought to the table so far, provided us with press credentials to our first day-of-event coverage. Rhiny, our small mascot, [...]
It is truly magical when a name captures the feeling of a product and its community. This is the case for “The Gaming Tailgate,” where their slogan is “Everybody’s here for the game.” The site is a sports gaming community website where their founders Chris Jacobs, Jeremy Bennett and Tommy Gschwend bring their passion of [...]
Although the NBA season has been over since mid-June, we know Kyle Spencer, Executive Director of Marketing for the Golden State Warriors, has had barely a moment to rest. We first learned about Spencer and the @warriors exploits in late-May when they began planning for an unveiling of the team’s new logo, which reminds many [...]
I have to admit when I first joined the world of Twitter, I was a little overwhelmed about the sheer magnitude of what was going on. It was like a constant stream of noise that I found impossible to filter.
Like many Twitter newbies, I began my quest to get as many followers as I can. [...]
If Major League Baseball’s Houston Astros have bases loaded and two men out in the ninth inning down by three runs, we know Alyson Footer, Senior Director of Social Media for the Astros, will quickly tweet out the game’s dramatic conclusion. We at Pitch to the Rhino quickly stumbled upon Footer’s tweets via @astrosblast back [...]
With the 2010 World Cup moving into the knockout stage, Pitch to the Rhino has arranged for its first-ever Rhinoup with its readers, followers and fans to take place at Wowie’s Sports Grill in Boca Raton (7036 W. Palmetto Park Road) on Sunday, June 27 from 2 p.m.-5 p.m. for the Argentina vs. Mexico game.
As the world is watching the World Cup, people from all over the world are using social media to talk about the 32 countries. Therefore, here are 32 tweets from the World Cup’s opening weekend, including one about each country participating:
@amleon94Yo! Algeria es mi equipo.
@AgustinaP Dejense de joder y ataquen chicos!
@lilithiaTwitter layout is now all [...]
UCLA defeats Texas in Austin. @BruinNation: History Repeats In Austin: #UCLA Destroys #Texas Again http://sbn.to/d7shM2 about 21 hours ago via SB Nation
Michigan Football Facebook Page Hits 250,000 Likes Source
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) turns to social media to engage fans Source
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