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  • By Jasmine Watkins, 1 month 2 weeks ago
    Colin Cowherd makes three. The ESPN personality is parting ways with the worldwide leader and some are speculating he's headed to their west coast rival, Fox Sports. ESPN President John Skipper commented on Cowherd's departure. "We've enjoyed a mutally beneficial run with Colin for over a decade. He came to national prominence on ESPN with his unique perspective on...
  • By Jasmine Watkins, 1 month 2 weeks ago
    The Caitlyn Jenner speech at the ESPYS touched some and outraged others. Philadelphia sportscaster Howard Eskin had a harsh take on ESPN giving the Arthur Ashe Award to Jenner, claiming it was just for the ratings and ultimately "embarrassed the name of Arthur Ashe." The award is for courage and the sportscaster didn't feel the former Olympian exemplified that. Insulting...
  • By Josh Hamburger, 1 month 2 weeks ago
    When Joe DiMaggio stepped into the batter’s box 74 years ago today, he finalized a record that seems as safe as any. In the first inning of the game, he singled and later scored, as part of a 3 for 4 day. The hit extended his streak to 56 games, where it would ultimately end. From May 15 to July 16, he had at least one hit in every game, collecting a .408 batting average over...
  • By Jasmine Watkins, 1 month 3 weeks ago
    Not too many stories touched the hearts of people around the world like Leah Still. Leah has been diagnosed with cancer, gone through treatments, has triumphs and setbacks at such a young age. At the 2015 ESPYS she was awarded with the Jimmy V Award, the same award Stuart Scott won in 2014. Although the smaller Still wasn't well enough to travel, her father was there for her as he's...
  • By Jasmine Watkins, 1 month 3 weeks ago
    Lauren Hill got her moment to shine during the ESPYS. The fallen hoops star touched so many lives including LeBron James, Andy Dalton, and Devon Still. ESPN decided to give back by giving her her own special moment, and who better to present than the NBA MVP Stephen Curry. 
  • By Jasmine Watkins, 1 month 3 weeks ago
    Caitlyn Jenner was the most talked about person attending the ESPYs even before we knew the exact details of the event.  Jenner was there to receive the Arthur Ashe Courage Award, much to some people's dismay, and gave a moving speech about the moment. She was joined by members of her family and embraced by others in the sports world. The Olympic gold medal winner thanked those who...
  • By Jasmine Watkins, 1 month 3 weeks ago
    Ronda Rousey just verbally ended Floyd Mayweather's career. While accepting the ESPY for Best Fighter, the dominant female athlete sent a shot to Mayweather. "I wonder how he feels being beat by a woman for once," Rousey said.  Now that's a knockout punch.
  • By Jasmine Watkins, 1 month 3 weeks ago
    Deion Sanders, also known as "Showtime," still lives up to the name. On "Lip Sync Battle" the former NFL star performed against Justin Bieber. His song? "Like a Virgin." You couldn't make this stuff up if you tried.
  • By Josh Hamburger, 1 month 3 weeks ago
    Since 1998, the MLB has been filled with 30 teams spanning 17 different states, in addition to a team in both Washington DC and Canada. However, commissioner Rob Manfred stated that he is open to the idea of adding another team. As he sees the MLB as a growing business, he sees expansion as a type of natural progression.Although no bids have been made yet to host a new team,...
  • By Josh Hamburger, 1 month 3 weeks ago
    With just under an hour left before the signing deadline, the Cowboys reached a contract agreement with Dez Bryant for $70 million over five years. Just a short time after, the Broncos inked Demaryius Thomas to the same deal. The signing quells any possibility that Bryant would follow through with his guarantee of sitting out regular season games. The deals are the second highest...

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