Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (7/18/2014)

Texas A&M Aggies quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) reacts to a fourth-quarter interception against the Duke Blue Devils in the 2013 Chick-fil-A Bowl at the Georgia Dome. Mandatory Credit: Daniel Shirey-USA TODAY Sports
Johnny Manziel is now joined by friend LeBron James in Cleveland. Photo Credit: Daniel Shirey-USA TODAY Sports

Top of the mornin’ to ya from Dublin, Ireland.  I’m out here covering the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) for FORBES, and the talk of the town is certainly Conor McGregor.  Let’s see what kind of show he puts on this Saturday evening.  This week on FORBES: (1) Home Run Derby’s New Targets Could Shatter Charitable Records; (2) Adidas Extends Relationship With Mexican National Team Through 2022; (3) Miami Will Survive LeBron James’ Decision 2.0; (4) Nike’s Risk Everything Soccer Strategy Showing Signs Of Success; (5) Octagon Adds Three Former NFL Players To Football Representation Division; (6) Will DraftKings’ Purchase Of DraftStreet Be A Bust?; and (7) Cocky, Confident Conor McGregor Is Perfect For The UFC.  And as always, the weekly wrap-up:

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