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Bon Voyage, Manny Machado (and Other Tales from a Disappointed Dodger Fan)

        People recollect on where they were when historic events happen, JFK, The Challenger, Pearl Harbor or when Justin Timberlake flashed Janet Jackson’s boob during the halftime show of Super Bowl XXXVIII. On the most famous Sunday of the year our Lord 2004, I was sitting in front of my mom and […]

No Business like Shoe Business

Several media outlets reported today that the NBA has decided to lift Golden State Warriors Center DeMarcus Cousins’ technical foul for flinging a shoe off the court. Cousins received a technical foul in the later part of the fourth quarter for tossing a shoe belonging to Jeremy Lamb, Guard of the Charlotte Hornets. Referee Brian […]

Padres Infield Should be Golden

PEORIA, Ariz. — On a back field at the Peoria Sports Complex on Saturday, Manny Machado, Ian Kinsler and Eric Hosmer had just finished turning their first around-the-horn double play together. As third-base coach Glenn Hoffman reached into his bag of baseballs, he made an astute observation. “That’s gold!” he shouted, hitting another fun go, […]

KAR33M – NBA’s Greatest Memorabilia Up for Sale!

The NBA’s all time scoring leader Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has begun an Exclusive Rare Legacy Auction! Kareem has decided instead of keeping his sports memorabilia in a trophy room collecting dust, he will be auctioning them off to help benefit his Skyhook Foundation charity. The charity seeks to help educate kids in the areas of science, […]

Kentucky Basketball “Team of the Decade”

The Sporting News has named the Kentucky Wildcats the ‘team of the decade,’ beating out the Duke Blue Devils for the top spot. Sporting News used a point scale to determine who was the better program, with 10 points for a national championship, five points for a national runner-up, five points for a Final Four appearance, one point for […]

The Great Divide: Is Georges St-Pierre vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov on the list for biggest missed fights in UFC history?

The following article is brought to you courtesy of SB Nation by writers Shaun Al-Shatti and Mike Chiappetta. You can find it HERE. The Great Divide is a reoccurring feature here at MMA Fighting in which our own writers debate a topic in the world of MMA — whether it’s news, a fight, a crazy […]

By proposing new rule to lower draft age to 18, NBA shows it wants to be on the right side of one-and-done history

The following article is courtesy of CBS Sports. You can view the original HERE. It was reported on Thursday by USA Today that the NBA formally proposed to the National Basketball Players Association to change the age requirement for the NBA Draft, from 19 to 18. That would be the death knell for the one-and-done rule that’s governed elite college prospects […]

BREAKING NEWS: Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Charged In Prostitution Bust

One of the more powerful men in all of sports has been charged with soliciting prostitution. Robert Kraft, owner of the New England Patriots was charged this morning with 2 counts of soliciting prostitution in a massage parlor in Florida. According to the Vero Beach Police Department the prostitution ring has been under investigation for […]

NBA Point Guards Ranked (2018)

Check out my list of the leagues top Point Guards heading into the 2018-19 season! The players below are ranked according to the following skills-sets: Scoring Rebounding Passing Defense Turnover Differential Honorable Mention Derrick Rose (Minnesota Timberwolves) JJ Barea (Dallas Mavericks) Terry Rozier (Boston Celtics) Marcus Smart (Boston Celtics) DeAaron Fox (Sacramento Kings) Ish Smith […]

Pressure Squarly On Celtics Shoulders

Yes, you read that right. When game five of the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals tips off at 8pm in Boston, the pressure is on the Celtics to end it tonight at home rather than come back to Philly for a game six on Friday. The Sixers, who have been Vegas favorites in every game this series, […]

Vince McMahon’s WWE Is Pushing Anti-Iran Propaganda for Saudi Arabia

The kingdom is paying top dollar for these bouts—and getting its money’s worth, apparently. Saudi Arabia used the men of the World Wrestling Entertainment—owned by the husband of Trump Cabinet member Linda McMahon—to put out anti-Shiite propaganda. The WWE’s partnership with the Saudi government for a ten-year deal of supershows in the country was already controversial […]

Lightning want to push Bruins to brink with 2-1 series lead

BOSTON (AP) — Lightning coach Jon Cooper came to Boston with a plan to steal back the home-ice advantage that the Bruins took away with their Game 1 win in Tampa. Now he has bigger goals in mind. “We can’t exhale,” Cooper said on Thursday, a day after the Lightning beat Boston 4-1 to open […]