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Competitive Advantage and Pro Sports

I need help with a paper from ESPN, not sure which sport will be appropriate and how to put this all together.

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Access ESPN.com or Sports Illustrated.com and select any professional sports team.
Analyze the competitive advantage and the business of professional sports.

â?¢ Describe the components of sustainable competitive advantage that contribute to the team's success in the competitive sports industry.

â?¢ Identify the four criteria of sustainable competitive advantage and classify team characteristics such as coaching, fan base, playing style and tactics, individual players, within each criterion for your team. Describe how these factors contribute to the team's success in the competitive sports market.

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¢ Describe the components of sustainable competitive advantage that contribute to the team's success in the competitive sports industry.
The team selected by me Chicago Bulls. This is a professional basketball team based in Chicago. It plays in the Central division of the Eastern Conference n the National Basketball Association. The team has several elements that contribute to the success in the competitive sports industry. The elements are the team has excellent coach. Tom Thibodeau is the lead coach of the team. In addition, they have signed some strong players last year. Kyle Korver has been signed to a 3 year $15 million contract. Further, Chicago Bulls also signed the Turkish All Star Ömer Aşık. They have also been able to sign forward Kurt Thomas, Keith Bogans and Brian Scalabrine. Overall, team of Chicago Bulls is very strong in most departments of the game(1).
The team ...

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