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Immanuwel Aleem Knocks out Ievgen Khytrov in Contenders’ Clash

Immanuwel Aleem Knocks out Ievgen Khytrov in Contenders’ Clash

Middleweight Immanuwel Aleem stayed undefeated on the Badou Jack-James DeGale undercard last weekend, stopping fellow unbeaten Ievgen Khytrov in an entertaining scrap. The high-profile win should establish him as a fighter to watch at 160 pounds. While it is a disappointing loss for Khytrov, the former amateur champion from the Ukraine acquitted himself well. He [...]

January 17, 2017 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Anthony Davis Gets Injured Again During Pelicans’ Loss to Pacers

Anthony Davis Gets Injured Again During Pelicans’ Loss to Pacers

Anthony Davis has only missed four games this season, but it feels like so much more—perhaps because he keeps being forced out of contests early with various injuries. During the New Orleans Pelicans’ loss to the Indiana Pacers, for instance, Davis left the floor in the third quarter following a scary fall and didn’t return [...]

January 17, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Mike Tomlin: Antonio Brown Will Be Punished

Mike Tomlin: Antonio Brown Will Be Punished

According to Mike Tomlin Antonio Brown will be punished for broadcasting his postgame speech on Facebook Live. Tomlin told reporters that Brown will face discipline from the Steelers and the league for his actions. He also said that the language used in the video by himself and others was “regrettable” and apologized for setting a [...]

January 17, 2017 admin Headlines, NFL 0

Mike Tomlin Calls Patriots ‘a–holes’, Antonio Brown Posts it on Facebook

Mike Tomlin Calls Patriots ‘a–holes’, Antonio Brown Posts it on Facebook

After Sunday night’s win against the Chiefs, the Steelers coach Mike Tomlin along with other team members spoke and celebrated in what was suppose to be a private conversation, only it wasn’t because Antonio Brown decided to broadcast the celebration on social media. Brown logged into Facebook Live and captured more than 17 minutes of [...]

January 16, 2017 admin Headlines, NFL 1

Badou Jack and James DeGale Set Tone for 2017

Badou Jack and James DeGale Set Tone for 2017

In the first major boxing broadcast of 2017, Badou Jack and James DeGale put together a potential Fight of the Year Candidate, exchanging knockdowns and furious exchanges, en route to a Majority Decision Draw. Both men retain their shares of the super middleweight crown. Both established their credentials as true, main-event stars, as well. Jack [...]

January 16, 2017 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Carmelo Anthony Seems to be Getting Suspicious of Knicks President Phil Jackson

Carmelo Anthony Seems to be Getting Suspicious of Knicks President Phil Jackson

In a column for the FanRag sports network, Charley Rosen, a known Phil Jackson confidant, blasted New York Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony. The line that left everyone questioning the article’s intentions? The only sure thing is that Carmelo Anthony has outlived his usefulness in New York. Rosen, it must be noted, is not Jackson. But [...]

January 16, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Allen Iverson, Ice Cube Start 3-on-3 League

Allen Iverson, Ice Cube Start 3-on-3 League

Do you often go to bed fantasizing about the NBA of the early and mid-2000s and wish you could see some of your players from your childhood grace the hardwood again? Do you wish that a professional 3-on-3 basketball league existed where these retired stars could flourish? I have good news for you, your dream [...]

January 12, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

It’s Official, The Chargers are Moving to LA

It’s Official, The Chargers are Moving to LA

It’s official, the San Diego Chargers are no more. Dean Spanos has announced that the team will move to Los Angeles. Dean Spanos discussed the decision to relocate with ESPN: I’m looking forward, not backwards. I spent half my life here. I leave behind a lot of friends and lot of great memories, but life [...]

January 12, 2017 admin Headlines, NFL 0

The Super Middleweight Game of Thrones

The Super Middleweight Game of Thrones

While Super Middleweight has been out of the spotlight over the past two years, it has developed into a legitimate Game of Thrones during that time. There are three belt holders in the division who can all make a fair claim to being the top fighter in the world at 168 pounds. Two of them [...]

January 12, 2017 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Chargers Plan to Announce Move from San Diego to Los Angeles Today

Chargers Plan to Announce Move from San Diego to Los Angeles Today

Almost a year after the Rams moved to LA, the Chargers are reportedly following suit. Owner Dean Spanos is apparently planning to hold a meeting to inform the staff about the move today. This will end a 55 year stint in San Diego and return them to their home turf. The Chargers played their first [...]

January 12, 2017 admin Headlines, NFL 0