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Adidas to Live Stream HS Football Games in New ‘Friday Night Stripes’ Series

Adidas to Live Stream HS Football Games in New ‘Friday Night Stripes’ Series

Adidas and Twitter have announced ‘Friday Night Stripes’ – the first-ever live streaming series of high school football games on Twitter. Friday Night Stripes will feature nationally ranked teams from across the country, including teams from California, Nevada, Indiana, Georgia and Florida. The 8-game series will start on September 7 and continue throughout the regular [...]

August 14, 2018 admin Headlines, NFL 0

WNBA Legend Lindsay Whalen Announces her Retirement

WNBA Legend Lindsay Whalen Announces her Retirement

Minnesota Lynx guard and WNBA legend Lindsay Whalen who is about to finish her 15th season has announced she will retire at the end of the current season. “I would like to announce that after 15 seasons in the WNBA I am going to retire after the 2018 season,” Whalen said Friday. “I would like [...]

August 13, 2018 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Baseball Signed by the 1939 Inaugural HOF Class Sells for Record Amount

Baseball Signed by the 1939 Inaugural HOF Class Sells for Record Amount

A baseball signed by the inaugural Baseball Hall of Fame class of 1939 sold on Saturday night for $623,369. The ball, signed by the first class inducted in a Cooperstown ceremony, was signed by 11 of the 12 men who were deemed the sport’s first group of greats, including Babe Ruth, Ty Cobb, Cy Young [...]

August 13, 2018 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Kawhi Speaks (Sort of): Leonard Thanks Spurs and city of San Antonio in Multi-Paragraph Statement

Kawhi Speaks (Sort of): Leonard Thanks Spurs and city of San Antonio in Multi-Paragraph Statement

Kawhi Leonard has spoken, sort of, for the first time since joining the Toronto Raptors. In a statement that, surprisingly, spanned more than six syllables, the two-time Defensive Player of the Year thanked the San Antonio Spurs and their fans for the seven mostly wonderful years they spent together: As a housekeeping note, this reads [...]

August 9, 2018 admin Headlines, NBA 0

NCAA Announces Major Changes to Eligibility Requirements

NCAA Announces Major Changes to Eligibility Requirements

On Wednesday, the NCAA announced major changes to eligibility requirements for college basketball players who wish to declare for the NBA draft. From now on, and subject to approval by the NBA and NBPA, student-athletes who enter the draft and aren’t selected will now be able to return to school as long as they notify [...]

August 8, 2018 admin CBB, Headlines 0

Chelsea Signs Athletic Bilbao Goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga

Chelsea Signs Athletic Bilbao Goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga

Chelsea have signed Athletic Bilbao’s goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga to a world record £71 million to replace Thibaut Courtois. With Courtois trying to force a move to Real Madrid, Chelsea took drastic action and agreed to pay Kepa’s buy-out clause ahead of Thursday’s Premier League transfer deadline. This agreement has smashed the world-record fee of £66.8million [...]

August 7, 2018 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

NASCAR CEO Brian France Arrested for DUI

NASCAR CEO Brian France Arrested for DUI

NASCAR CEO and chairman Brian France was arrested Sunday night and charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated and criminal possession of a controlled substance. France, one of the most powerful people in professional sports, was pulled over in Sag Harbor, NY while driving a 2017 Lexus. Cops say he blew through a stop sign at [...]

August 7, 2018 admin Headlines, Racing 0

Dwight Howard Thinks Washington Wizards are ‘Going to Shock a Lot of People’

Dwight Howard Thinks Washington Wizards are ‘Going to Shock a Lot of People’

Dwight Howard believes the Washington Wizards are poised for an unspecified deep playoff run and primed to shock an unknown number of people in a totally ambiguous way. Allow the center to explain himself, per NBC Sports Washington’s Chase Hughes: Howard believes Washington is a good opportunity for him to not only return to the [...]

August 2, 2018 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Vikings Sign Stefon Diggs to 5-Year Extension

Vikings Sign Stefon Diggs to 5-Year Extension

The Minnesota Vikings have signed Stefon Diggs to a five-year contract extension Tuesday. The extended deal will keep Diggs with the Vikings for the next six seasons and through the 2023 campaign. According to the NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo the deal won’t be for the top of the market WR-money but will be relatively close. [...]

July 31, 2018 admin Headlines, NFL 0

Dwight Howard Credits John Wall for Him Joining Wizards Instead of Warriors

Dwight Howard Credits John Wall for Him Joining Wizards Instead of Warriors

If not for John Wall, Dwight Howard would probably be a member of the Golden State Warriors. Speaking with reporters, the newest member of the Washington Wizards detailed that he was leaning toward joining the reigning champs when the All-Star point guard reached out to him on, of all places, Instagram. From NBC Sports Washington’s [...]

July 31, 2018 admin Headlines, NBA 0