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    Are Pro Leagues Ready for Bionic Players?

    Dressing stars has always been lucrative, but this year’s fashion season has a new twist: decking professional athletes in satellite technology to help sports teams get a leg up, no matter how small. While wearables are already hot, this bubbling pro industry could reach $70 billion by 2025, and surprisingly it’s a tiny Australian company that’s leading the way — over the likes of Nike, Adidas and Google. But will wary U.S. sports leagues like the NBA and NFL wait too long to embrace bionics, while others take the tech and run?

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