LeBron-invested pizza place becomes fastest growing chain in US

first_imgMarcosian mode: Duterte threatens to arrest water execs ‘one night’ LIVE: Sinulog 2020 Grand Parade 787 earthquakes recorded in 24 hours due to restive Taal Volcano Missile-capable frigate BRP Jose Rizal inches closer to entering PH Navy’s fleet Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks PLAY LIST 01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite Malacañang open to creating Taal Commission I mean who doesn’t like pizza 🍕!!!! 🤷🏾‍♂️. 😂😂😂. Ain’t that right @BlazePizza?!?! https://t.co/udZyBCGRUc— LeBron James (@KingJames) July 11, 2017James even appeared as an undercover employee named “Ron” in a viral promotional video for the company.  Khristian Ibarrola /raADVERTISEMENT IT happens: Facebook sorry for Xi Jinping’s name mistranslation “LeBron helps us punch in terms of our brand awareness well above our weight,” Blaze Pizza CEO Jim Mizes told Forbes.com.The four-time NBA MVP first invested in the restaurant in 2012, and currently owns 10 percent of the company, the report said.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’In 2015 James shunned a reported $14-million endorsement deal with fast-food chain McDonald’s to be able to join Blaze Pizza’s marketing campaigns.Since then, “The King” has promoted the innovative pizza place on his social media accounts. Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. MOST READ LATEST STORIES Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Duterte’s ‘soft heart’ could save ABS-CBN, says election lawyer Duterte’s ‘soft heart’ could save ABS-CBN, says election lawyer Padda fights off back pains to guide Adamson to first PVL win LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers  JASON MILLER/Getty Images/AFPLeBron James has certainly earned enough throughout his career to last multiple lifetimes, but he continues to make smart investments with his money.Among his successful ventures is the emerging build-your-own pizza chain “Blaze Pizza,” which recently opened its 200th branch in just four years—making it the fastest-growing restaurant in the US.ADVERTISEMENT End of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legend View commentslast_img read more


Here are the best goalkeepers in Europe ranked by save percentages

first_img 6. Jan Oblak (Atletico Madrid): 75 per cent save percentage 15 7. Gianluigi Buffon (Juventus): 74 per cent save percentage 3. Kevin Trapp (PSG): 78 per cent save percentage 5. Petr Cech (Arsenal): 76 per cent save percentage 15 Where will Joe Hart be playing next season?Having left Torino, where he was on loan from Man City, the England no.1 is looking for a new club.There’s no way back at the Etihad and here, courtesy of stats* from Sun Sport, talkSPORT.com looks at Europe’s other top goalkeepers to see how his save percentage this season matches up.It’s better than his Man City replacement, Claudio Bravo, for a start!*Only selected top goalkeepers included. 15. Claudio Bravo (Man City): 54 per cent save percentage in the 2016/17 season 12. Pepe Reina (Napoli): 69 per cent save percentage 15 15 13. Simon Mignolet (Liverpool): 64 per cent save percentage 15 15 9. David De Gea (Man United): 72 per cent save percentage 15 8. Keylor Navas (Real Madrid): 73 per cent save percentage 15 11. Kasper Schmeichel (Leicester): 70 per cent save percentage 15 15 15 15 15 4. Hugo Lloris (Tottenham): 77 per cent save percentage 15 2. Marc-Andre ter Stegen (Barcelona): 79 per cent save percentage 14. Joe Hart (Torino): 63 per cent save percentage 15 10. Thibaut Courtois (Chelsea): 71 per cent save percentage 1. Manuel Neuer (Bayern Munich) had an 80 per cent save percentagelast_img read more