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Video: Tom Brady Talks DeflateGate With Jim Gray

Video: Tom Brady Talks DeflateGate With Jim Gray

Tom Brady was implicated in #DeflateGate a few days ago and a suspension from the NFL is not out of the realm of possibility. Brady was scheduled to speak with Jim Gray at Salem State University on Thursday evening before the Ted Wells report surfaced, so whether he liked it or not, Tom had to [...]

May 8, 2015 Kevin Burke Balltribe TV, Headlines, NFL 0

Canelo Alvarez Set to Battle James Kirkland

Canelo Alvarez Set to Battle James Kirkland

Last weekend was the biggest boxing weekend in a generation. The weekend before, heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko fought on U.S. soil for the first time in seven years, when he beat Bryant Jennings. The weekend before that, Lucas Matthysse got by Ruslan Provodnikov by majority decision in 2015’s likely Fight of the Year. Boxing is [...]

May 8, 2015 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Lighting Fan Removed From Game For Carrying Gun

Lighting Fan Removed From Game For Carrying Gun

Playoff hockey can be intense, but there’s a certain line of fandom that doesn’t need crossing. Last night at the Tampa Bay Lightning game, a man was removed by police for having a gun on him. The 27-year old had a permit, but is still facing serious charges. The major question surrounding this is how [...]

May 7, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NHL 0

Shane Ray Ready to Redeem Himself

Shane Ray Ready to Redeem Himself

It was a hell of a week for DE Shane Ray as he saw his draft stock fall from one of the top players in the NFL draft to possibly falling out of the first round with a huge question mark on his head. Ray was considered one of the most talented players out there [...]

May 7, 2015 Gino Bernasconi Headlines, NFL 0

Investigation Suggests Tom Brady Was Aware of Deflated Footballs

Investigation Suggests Tom Brady Was Aware of Deflated Footballs

In the two weeks between the AFC championship game and the Super Bowl, the football conversation was dominated by #DeflateGate and whether or not the Patriots knew the footballs used in their 45-7 blowout win over the Colts were deflated. Bill Belichick and Tom Brady steadfastly denied knowing that anything illegal took place, but perhaps [...]

May 6, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, Hot Seat, NFL 0

Bulls Management “Can’t Wait” to Get Rid of Coach Thibodeau

Bulls Management “Can’t Wait” to Get Rid of Coach Thibodeau

What glitters isn’t always gold, especially when it comes to coaching in the NBA. Look at Mark Jackson; a successful NBA coach who was let go of reasons that had nothing to do with his team’s performance. Might the same be the fate for the Bulls’ Tom Thibodeau? The Bulls are finally healthy for a [...]

May 6, 2015 admin Headlines, Hot Seat, NBA 0

LeSean McCoy: Chip Kelly Got Rid of Good Black Players

LeSean McCoy: Chip Kelly Got Rid of Good Black Players

LeSean McCoy’s departure from the Philadelphia Eagles was the most shocking thing to happen surrounding the team since the departure of DeSean Jackson a year prior. To some, there’s some sort of theme going on in Philly with Chip Kelly, especially since Riley Cooper is still a member of the team. Stephen A. Smith said [...]

May 6, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, Hot Seat, NFL 1

Mayweather Open to Pacquiao Rematch

Mayweather Open to Pacquiao Rematch

If your first thought following Saturday night’s Mayweather-Pacquiao fight was “rematch!”, you were definitely in the minority. Even though the fight went as anticipated by those who are familiar with Floyd’s fighting style, people were so turned off by what many consider to be a snooze-fest. But as it turns out, Mayweather is willing to [...]

May 6, 2015 Kevin Burke Boxing, Headlines 0

Spurs May Try to Trade Tiago Splitter

Spurs May Try to Trade Tiago Splitter

This feels weird. Never in my (somewhat short) career writing about basketball have I come across this many San Antonio Spurs rumors on an almost daily basis. It’s unsettling, and weird, and mind-melting, and clearly indicative how their current core, in its present state, is nearing its end. Keeping with that theme, we now know [...]

May 6, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Coach Popovich Unsure if Timmy D Will Retire

Coach Popovich Unsure if Timmy D Will Retire

The playoffs don’t feel right without the San Antonio Spurs. After watching the Los Angeles Clippers and Houston Rockets square off in the Game 1 of the second round, it feels even more wrong. The Spurs belong in the postseason, deep in the postseason, competing for titles and legacies and as many “Holy shit did [...]

May 5, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0