Friday 24th November 2017,
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Wilder Crushes Stiverne; Bring on Joshua!

Wilder Crushes Stiverne; Bring on Joshua!

Going into Saturday night, only one man had gone the distance with Deontay Wilder. When they first faced off in January 2015, Bermane Stiverne had lost by unanimous decision to the WBC champ. But last Saturday night in their rematch, Stiverne couldn’t make it out of the first round. Wilder looked like he was unloading [...]

November 6, 2017 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

LeBron Fastest to 29,000 Points

LeBron Fastest to 29,000 Points

14 seasons into his NBA career and with 1,300 games under his belt, LeBron James is still chugging along and looking as good as ever. On Friday night versus Washington, LeBron James became the 7th member of the 29k point club. He is now the fastest player to ever reach the milestone, breaking the previous [...]

November 6, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Celtics Head Coach Brad Stevens Says Gordon Hayward is Out of Hard Cast and in ‘Early Stages’ of Rehab

Celtics Head Coach Brad Stevens Says Gordon Hayward is Out of Hard Cast and in ‘Early Stages’ of Rehab

Gordon Hayward is slowly recovering from his dislocated left ankle and fractured tibia. While making an appearance on 98.5 the Sports Hub in Boston, Celtics head coach Brad Stevens said the All-Star forward is out of his post-surgery hard cast and in the infant stages of rehabilitation, per ESPN.com’s Chris Forsberg: Boston Celtics coach Brad [...]

November 2, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Yasiel Puig’s Home Robbed During Game 7 of World Series

Yasiel Puig’s Home Robbed During Game 7 of World Series

Yasiel Puig and the Los Angeles Dodgers were hoping to add a little jewelry to their collection on Wednesday night, but not only did they lose Game 7 of the World Series to the Houston Astros, but during the game, Puig’s home got robbed. According to TMZ a burglar busted through a window at Puig’s [...]

November 2, 2017 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Myles Garrett Cites Reason for Reporting Concussion

Myles Garrett Cites Reason for Reporting Concussion

Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett has no regrets about self-reporting the concussion that kept him out of Sunday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings in London. Myles Garrett said he was hesitant to report concussion symptoms after suffering a head injury during a loss to the Tennessee Titans, but after considering how this could affect [...]

November 1, 2017 admin Headlines, NFL 0

Kidd Calls Westbrook “The Mike Tyson” of Basketball

Kidd Calls Westbrook “The Mike Tyson” of Basketball

The NBA’s reigning MVP plays with a fire and passion that few have matched in the history of the league. From the tip to the final buzzer he flies around the court with reckless abandon and fills up a box score while doing so. Jason Kidd sees these sort of qualities in Westbrook’s game and [...]

November 1, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Tiger Woods to Play in Hero World Challenge

Tiger Woods to Play in Hero World Challenge

On Monday Tiger Woods announced that he will be making his return to competitive golf. Woods will be attending the 2017 Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas on November 30th. “I am excited to return to competitive golf at the Hero World Challenge,” Woods told Sharfman. “Albany is the perfect setting and it will be [...]

October 31, 2017 admin Golf, Headlines 0

Dolphins Trade Jay Ajayi to the Eagles for 2018 Draft Pick

Dolphins Trade Jay Ajayi to the Eagles for 2018 Draft Pick

The Miami Dolphins are attempting to shake things up by dealing one of their most talented and skilled players, Jay Ajayi. According to the Miami Herald, the Dolphins have agreed to trade running back Jay Ajayi to the Philadelphia Eagles for a fourth-round pick. On the season, Ajayi has 465 yards on 138 carries. He [...]

October 31, 2017 admin Headlines, NFL 0

Deontay Wilder’s Mind is Boggled

Deontay Wilder’s Mind is Boggled

In a conversation on Wednesday with Showtime’s Brendan Schaub, WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder expressed puzzlement that American boxing fans have yet to embrace him: “It’s mind boggling to see Americans embrace others before their own,” he stated, in an obvious reference to England’s undefeated Anthony Joshua. I am a United States Army combat veteran. [...]

October 26, 2017 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 1

Oh, Hey: Giannis Antetokounmpo is Now Odds-On Favorite to Win NBA’s MVP Award

Oh, Hey: Giannis Antetokounmpo is Now Odds-On Favorite to Win NBA’s MVP Award

What happens when you average 36.8 points, 10.8 rebounds, 5.3 assists, 2.3 steals and 1.0 blocks on 65.9 percent shooting through the first four games of the NBA season? You become the odds-on favorite to win the league’s MVP award. From SportsInsights Marky Mark: Antetokounmpo has moved from +1000 to +250 in this short stretch—close [...]

October 25, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0