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Donald Trump to Award Tiger Woods Presidential Medal of Freedom

Donald Trump to Award Tiger Woods Presidential Medal of Freedom

Just one day after Tiger Woods won the Masters for the first time in 14 years, President Donald Trump announced that he will be giving the golfer the Presidential Medal of Freedom to commemorate his comeback in golf and in life. Trump and Tiger have been friends for years and recently golfed together at the [...]

April 15, 2019 admin Golf, Headlines 0

Luke Walton is Now The Head Coach for the Kings

Luke Walton is Now The Head Coach for the Kings

Just days after the Los Angeles Lakers parted ways with Luke Walton, he was hired by the Sacramento Kings as their head coach. Neither the Kings nor Walton waited long. Sacramento fired coach Dave Joerger on Thursday and Walton was dismissed by the Lakers just a day later. The Kings GM, Vlade Divac, met with [...]

April 15, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Brad Marchand: Bruins Assumed Game 1 Would Be ‘Easier Than It Was’

Brad Marchand: Bruins Assumed Game 1 Would Be ‘Easier Than It Was’

Last night at the TD Garden, the Toronto Maple Leafs took away the Bruins home-ice advantage with a 4-1 win. The Bruins mismanaged the puck throughout the game, allowed far too many breakaway opportunities, did far too little in the offensive zone and simply didn’t show up. It was one of their worst games of [...]

April 12, 2019 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Kyle Korver Reflects on Racism and White Privilege

Kyle Korver Reflects on Racism and White Privilege

Utah Jazz’s Kyle Korver, reflected on race relations in America and pondered his position as a white man playing in the NBA in an intensely personal essay published Monday on The Players’ Tribune. In the piece titled “Privileged” Korver touched on a variety of race-related topics and shared how he has struggled with the privilege [...]

April 9, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Panthers Hire Joel Quenneville as Head Coach

Panthers Hire Joel Quenneville as Head Coach

The Florida Panthers have hired Joel Quenneville as their new head coach. Quenneville’s resume is second to none among active coaches trailing only Scotty Bowman on the NHL’s all-time wins list, and his contract with Florida will be worth more than $30 million over five years depending on bonuses potentially making him the league’s highest-paid [...]

April 8, 2019 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Green Bay Packers’ Mike McCarthy Was Stunned by his Firing

Green Bay Packers’ Mike McCarthy Was Stunned by his Firing

Mike McCarthy was blindsided by his December 2nd firing even though he knew a playoff-less season might mark the end of his 13-year run as the Green Bay Packers head coach. “If we missed the playoffs, I expected change might happen,” McCarthy told ESPN’s Rob Demovsky. “But the timing surprised me. Actually, it stunned me. [...]

April 3, 2019 admin Headlines, NFL 0

Lonzo Ball is Suing Big Baller Brand for $2M in Damages

Lonzo Ball is Suing Big Baller Brand for $2M in Damages

It was previously reported that Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball was distancing himself for the Big Baller Brand, turns out that he is also now suing BBB co-founder Alan Foster for more than $2 million in damages. In a lawsuit filed in Los Angeles on Tuesday Ball alleges Foster orchestrated a “fraudulent scheme” [...]

April 3, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

The Best of Sweet 16’s Friday Night

The Best of Sweet 16’s Friday Night

Duke barely made it through. North Carolina was upset by Auburn. Mainstays Michigan State and Kentucky moved on, although not without scares. Things were so close betting on March Madness outcomes would have been interesting and exciting. Duke VS Virginia Tech Zion Williamson scored 23 points, RJ Barrett had 18 and a career-high 11 assists, [...]

March 30, 2019 admin CBB, Headlines 0

Canadiens’ Andrew Shaw Won’t Be Disciplined for Hit On McQuaid

Canadiens’ Andrew Shaw Won’t Be Disciplined for Hit On McQuaid

The National Hockey League has reviewed Andrew Shaw’s hit on Columbus Blue Jackets defenceman Adam McQuaid and has decided not to have a hearing with the Montreal Canadiens forward. The hit happened as Shaw was leaving the zone in Thursday night’s game. Shaw and McQuaid collided, and it appeared that Shaw’s elbow was raised. He [...]

March 29, 2019 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Jordy Nelson Retires from NFL

Jordy Nelson Retires from NFL

Green Bay Packers’ wide receiver Jordy Nelson is retiring from the NFL. Nelson spent 10 seasons with the Packers and one with the Oakland Raiders. His time last season with the Raiders is mostly forgettable, as he totaled 63 catches for 739 yards and three touchdowns in 15 games. But Nelson will forever be remembered [...]

March 27, 2019 admin Headlines, NFL 0