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Jose Pedraza vs. Gervonta Davis

Jose Pedraza vs. Gervonta Davis

To me, this fight is a classic case of how the alphabet-soup proliferation has cheapened the authenticity of genuinely important boxing moments. Jose Pedraza vs. Gervonta Davis should be looked at as an important clash between two undefeated, rising contenders. But according to the IBF, Pedraza is the world champion at super featherweight, making this [...]

January 11, 2017 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Los Angeles Clippers Hired Kevin Garnett as a Team Consultant

Los Angeles Clippers Hired Kevin Garnett as a Team Consultant

Kevin Garnett is back in the NBA. To consult with the Los Angeles Clippers. KG was spotted at Clippers practice on Tuesday, working with big man DeAndre Jordan, per Bleacher Report’s Josh Martin: Rowan Kavner has the official details over at Clippers.com: Garnett helped the Clippers at training camp earlier this season, offering tips to [...]

January 11, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

NHL Unveils All-Star Game Jerseys

NHL Unveils All-Star Game Jerseys

With the NHL All-Star game fast approaching, the league has unveiled the four jerseys that the four teams representing each division will wear in the second running of the 3-on-3 tournament. The Pacific Division will wear the black-and-gray versions of the jerseys. The Atlantic Division will be in gold, the Central Division in purple, and [...]

January 11, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Broncos Expected to Offer Head Coach Job to Dolphins’ Vance Joseph

Broncos Expected to Offer Head Coach Job to Dolphins’ Vance Joseph

According to Troy Renck of 9News, the Denver Broncos are expected to offer Vance Joseph, the Miami Dolphins defensive coordinator, the job of head coach. Joseph, who met with the Broncos for four hours on Tuesday, made a strong impression on the team. He has been the front-runner for the position since the process began. [...]

January 11, 2017 admin Headlines, NFL 0

Erislandy Lara vs. Yuri Foreman

Erislandy Lara vs. Yuri Foreman

It is a shame that Erislandy Lara is left to this. This Friday night he defends his WBA belt against Yuri Foreman, a fight not worthy of his effort. The Cuban native is one of the most talented boxers in the sport. The WBA super welterweight champion has a professional record of 23-2-2, but he [...]

January 11, 2017 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Ex-NBA Player Orien Greene Arrested for Breaking into a House, Fondling a Woman

Ex-NBA Player Orien Greene Arrested for Breaking into a House, Fondling a Woman

Ex-Boston Celtics, Orien Greene, was arrested after sneaking into two homes and rubbing a sleeping woman’s butt. Yes, you read that correctly. Greene was staying at his girlfriend’s house when he sneaked out and broke into two homes in the same neighborhood. TMZ Sports obtained a police report stating that Greene entered the first home [...]

January 10, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

NHL Announces All-Star Rosters for 3-on-3 Tournament

NHL Announces All-Star Rosters for 3-on-3 Tournament

The NHL has announced its rosters for the 2017 NHL All-Star Game’s 3-on-3 tournament. The game format will again be a 3-on-3 tournament featuring a team from each of the NHL’s four divisions. A fan vote determined each division’s team captain and here is how Sidney Crosby, Carey Price, P.K. Subban, and Connor McDavid will [...]

January 10, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

James DeGale vs. Badou Jack

James DeGale vs. Badou Jack

I always like to pay special attention to unification bouts. In a perfect world, any young fighter with an alphabet-soup belt would make it his priority to pursue every other fighter in the division who lays claim to a title. If you are going to call yourself the world champion, your pride should push you [...]

January 10, 2017 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Derrick Rose Went Missing Before Knicks’ Loss to Pelicans

Derrick Rose Went Missing Before Knicks’ Loss to Pelicans

Well, this is a new one. Minutes after the New York Knicks tipped off their eventual loss to the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday night, it was announced that Derrick Rose, who was conspicuously absent from the starting five, was no longer with the team for undisclosed reasons. The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski provided some context: [...]

January 10, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Ronaldo takes home Best FIFA Men’s Player award

Ronaldo takes home Best FIFA Men’s Player award

On Monday, Cristiano Ronaldo was named Best FIFA Men’s Player. This is his fourth FIFA award, only one less than Lionel Messi. He beat out Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann to claim the prize. “Wow, wow, wow. It is not the first time but it is the first time for this award. [...]

January 9, 2017 admin Headlines, Soccer 0