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Tyreke Evans Banned from the NBA for 2-Years

Tyreke Evans Banned from the NBA for 2-Years

Indiana Pacers’ Tyreke Evans has been banned from the NBA for violating terms of the league’s anti-drug program. The Pacers released the folowing statement about the NBA’s decision: Evans, who was set to become a free agent this summer, will now have to sit out two seasons, after which he can apply for reinstatement with [...]

May 18, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

The Shot that Silenced the North – Reactions to Kawhi’s Buzzer Beater

The Shot that Silenced the North – Reactions to Kawhi’s Buzzer Beater

Game 7 of the Raptors / 76ers playoff series is one that will go down in history. Kawhi Leonard hit a shot from the corner over Joel Embiid at the buzzer that bounced, bounced, bounced and bounced off the rim before falling setting off a wild celebration as the Raptors advanced to the conference finals [...]

May 13, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Marshawn Lynch Asked to Be Paid In Quarters For an Interview

Marshawn Lynch Asked to Be Paid In Quarters For an Interview

Marshawn Lynch is one of a kind. The former Raiders running back was in Las Vegas back in November 2018 and agreed to a two-minute interview with the AAF at the Luxor casino in exchange for $5,000. “When a check was presented to Lynch, he asked that his money be delivered instead in quarters—which AAF [...]

May 9, 2019 admin Headlines, NFL 0

Buccaneers’ Jason Pierre-Paul Has a Fractured Neck

Buccaneers’ Jason Pierre-Paul Has a Fractured Neck

Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul has suffered a potentially season-ending fractured neck in a single-car crash last week. Pierre-Paul will be visiting with neck specialists to get their opinions, but he will likely need surgery. “As we stated last week following the news of Jason’s auto accident, our immediate concern was for both [...]

May 8, 2019 admin Headlines, NFL 0

Edmonton Oilers Hire Ken Holland as Their General Manager

Edmonton Oilers Hire Ken Holland as Their General Manager

The Edmonton Oilers have hired longtime Detroit Red Wings executive Ken Holland as their new general manager. An official announcement is expected within the next few days. Ken Holland, who spent the past 36 years with the Detroit Red Wings, will have full autonomy with regard to hockey operations, taking over from the fired Peter [...]

May 6, 2019 admin Headlines, NHL 0

James Harden is Struggling With His Vision After Game 2

James Harden is Struggling With His Vision After Game 2

Houston Rockets fans got quite a scare after James Harden left during the first quarter of Tuesday loss with injuries to both of his eyes. Harden got poked in the left eye by Draymond Green while contesting a rebound and stayed down on the court through a timeout to be looked at by the team’s [...]

May 1, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

NHL PLayoffs – The Year of the Underdogs

NHL PLayoffs – The Year of the Underdogs

All 4 division winners have been eliminated in the 1st round of the playoffs. That’s right, you heard correctly. All four division winners were defeated by wild-card teams. It’s the first time in league history that every division winner has been eliminated in the opening round. In fact, only three of the top 10 teams [...]

April 25, 2019 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Controversial Call May Have Cost The Knights Game 7 of the Playoffs

Controversial Call May Have Cost The Knights Game 7 of the Playoffs

What looked like what was going to be a relatively easy Vegas Golden Knight win against the San Jose Sharks took a drastic turn. The Knights were leading 3-0 against the Sharks when a massively controversial call against Cody Eakin midway through the third period triggered a five-minute major penalty and game misconduct. The penalty [...]

April 24, 2019 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Ex-UFC Fighter Rodrigo de Lima Dies at Age 26

Ex-UFC Fighter Rodrigo de Lima Dies at Age 26

Rodrigo de Lima, a former fighter in the UFC, died Sunday after being involved in an argument with a rideshare driver in Brazil. According to reports, de Lima had an argument and “altercation” with Uber driver Jefferson Roger Maciel Barata, which ended with de Lima leaving Barata’s vehicle on foot near a gas station in [...]

April 23, 2019 admin Headlines, MMA 0

Former Sports Reporter Sues Luke Walton for Sexual Assault

Former Sports Reporter Sues Luke Walton for Sexual Assault

According to court documents, Luke Walton is being sued by a woman who says he sexually assaulted her. In a lawsuit that was filed on Monday, Kelli Tennant, a former LA Dodgers reporter and Walton’s co-publisher of a book titled “The Transition: Every Athlete’s Guide to Life After Sports”, alleged that Walton forced himself on [...]

April 23, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0