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  • By Josh Hamburger, 1 month 1 week ago
    Muhammad Ali arguably remains the greatest boxer ever and his influence still continues worldwide. However, he also must be recognized for his role in creating Mixed Martial Arts, or MMA for short. On this date in 1976, Ali fought Antonio Inoki, a wrestler, in the first match that combined both boxing and wrestling. The background to the fight is both interesting and mysterious, as it allegedly...
  • By Jasmine Watkins, 1 month 1 week ago
    Peyton Manning is everyone's favorite quarterback, and with gestures like this one, it's easy to see why. The Broncos quarterback sent a birthday gift to one of his biggest fans Indiana. Logan Brown was killed earlier this year by in a head-on-collision with a drunk driver. "As a grandmother, I felt like I should let Peyton know this young man idolized him...
  • By Josh Hamburger, 1 month 1 week ago
    Tom Brady may be suspended, but his fans have only backed him more since the whole Deflategate scandal erupted. The four-time Super Bowl champion has surely earned this support, and now it has shifted to another sport: golf. Foxboro Country Club is showing their defense for Brady by replacing all of the golf course’s flags with 12. While each flag usually marks the hole number, they have...
  • By Josh Hamburger, 1 month 1 week ago
    Josh Donaldson has certainly been having an All Star caliber season and is only a few votes off the lead for the starting third base spot. He might have just found the late boost he needs after making arguably the league’s best catch of the year. In the top of the eighth inning with a perfect game in the work, the Rays’ David DeJesus came up to bat hoping to break it up. He fouled a...
  • By Jasmine Watkins, 1 month 1 week ago
    The Confederate flag is the topic on everyone's minds these days, even Keith Olbermann. The ESPN personality went in on his show about the flag and the lawyer for the Washington Redskins who seemed to admit the team's name falls in the category of offensive imagery, just like the flag. "All of this happening while the name 'Redskins' is effectively on trial in...
  • By Jasmine Watkins, 1 month 1 week ago
    It's not just Steph Curry with the shot, boy. Curry's wife, Ayesha, can drain a 3-pointer just as well as her husband. The kicker, Ayesha did it while nine months pregnant. That's pure skill right there. "9 months pregnant and can still knock em down!!! NBA 3 pt line btw. I was 2 for 2 and had to leave on a good note... Just trying to make Steph proud,"...
  • By Jasmine Watkins, 1 month 1 week ago
    Football players get pumped up by doing whatever they can. Comedy Central's Key & Peele decided to put their own spin on things. The team gets a little too into the excitement but as far as getting pumped up for an NFL game, apparently nothing is too much. 
  • By Josh Hamburger, 1 month 1 week ago
    To little surprise, Cavaliers’ forward Kevin Love decided to forgo the final year of his contract in an effort for a better deal. Although he would have been paid over $16 million for the year, he will now enter free agency with the hopes of a bigger, longer contract. After a season that seemed to disappoint, especially with his injury early in the playoffs, he still remains a highly...
  • By Josh Hamburger, 1 month 1 week ago
    Most sports fans would agree that overtime is the most dramatic and exciting part of any game, should it come down to that. Hockey is unique in that if a game remains tied after overtime, it moves onto a shootout. However, there will soon be a change to limit shootouts per a vote by general managers in the NHL. They just recently passed a referendum to make overtime a 3 on 3 period, as opposed...
  • By Jasmine Watkins, 1 month 1 week ago
    Drake. No matter how you slice it, he's had his hand on almost every big part of the NBA season. The Toronto rapper made the phrase "Steph Curry with the shot boy" famous, little Riley Curry sang his part in Big Sean's "Blessed, and now his lyrics are being read by NBA prospects. Frank Kaminsky, Willie Cauley-Stein, and more give a very passionate reading of...

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