OTHER SPORTS RUMORS & GOSSIP
Yesterday I got to enjoy one of the most amazing and fun experiences of my life when I competed as a contestant on Sports Jeopardy! I was one of nine contestants who showed up at the Sony Studios in Culver City, Calif., as we prepared to film three episodes of the show. My group of...Read More
The jury reached a sentencing verdict for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Friday afternoon on whether he should be sentenced to life in prison without parole or to death.
After roughly 14 hours of deliberation, the 12-person jury has sentenced Tsarnaev to death. The verdict came on the second full day of deliberations.
Tsarnaev was convicted last month of all 30...
Since the news broke about ESPN opting not to renew Bill Simmons’ contract, we’ve been wondering whether or not Simmons would continue on with the Worldwide Leader through the summer. Well, we can wonder no more – Simmons won’t be writing, podcasting, or appearing on TV for ESPN anymore according to a report from SI’s Richard Deitsch.
SI has learned that ESPN and Simmons...
It’s been seven days since John Skipper channeled his inner Donald Trump (or Vince McMahon as the case may be) and told the world that he no longer required the services of Bill Simmons. While we still don’t know what the immediate future holds for the two sides as what remains of Simmons’ ESPN career hangs in limbo, we can look back at how we got to this point.
Netflix has been somewhat of a trendsetter in the entertainment industry in recent years, grabbing stars like Kevin Spacey and picking up network castoffs like Arrested Development.
The site may now be looking into building its brand in the sports world.
Ted Sarandos, head of content acquisition for the company, has addressed the potential of expanding into the live sports market...
The final straw for Bill Simmons at ESPN was when he criticized Roger Goodell — once again — during an appearance on “The Dan Patrick Show” recently. While Simmons may have been daring his employer to part ways with him, he found out about the separation the same way all of us did. Aside from...Read More
If John Skipper no longer wants to be in the Bill Simmons business, there will certainly be no shortage of offers for The Sports Guy’s services this summer. Simmons should hold a ball to find his next employer. He could dance with each of them deep into the night and then fall in love with his Cinderella—if only he can find her.
No matter how he decides where to go, we must...
Talk about cutting corners.
Kendall Schler was stripped of her GO! St. Louis Marathon victory Wednesday after race officials determined she never actually ran the race. The 26-year-old is thought to have entered the course sometime after the final checkpoint and ahead of the lead bicycle escort, crossing the finish line at the 2:50:30 mark.
Andrea Karl, a Washington University...
After two days and over 11 hours of deliberation, the jury has found Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev guilty of capital offenses Wednesday.
Tsarnaev, 21, faced 30 charges, 17 of which carried the possibility of the death penalty, for his role in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing. Three people were killed and more than 200 injured by the blasts set near the finish...
Mo'Ne Davis' forgiveness of a college baseball player for a tasteless tweet doesn't mean that a woman's worth should ever be compromised. Ever.
The post Be Careful How Loudly You Cheer On Mo’ne Davis’ Olive Branch appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
A group of middle school students from Kenosha, Wisc. walked off the court during a game this week to confront several bullies who were poking fun at a member of their cheerleading squad. The cheerleader, Lincoln Middle School eighth grader Desiree Andrews, has Down syndrome. When Miles Rodriguez, Scooter Terrien and Chase Vazquez realized Andrews...Read More
The 10 strangest, lamest and least intimidating pro sports team names.
When assessing the Jackie Robinson West story it is a difficult task to point out a winner. This is due to the latest news behind the team of young men who captured the hearts of America last summer. They have been stripped of their U.S. Little League title due to proven records that many of […]
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At the Bacon Skybox we are often working on our darts game. If I’m lucky I can hit two 20’s out of three throws and maybe once every few games I’ll get a triple 20. I’m above average/good at darts and do my best work while holding a beer.
On the other end of the spectrum is this dude Adrian Lewis who is a professional darts player (talk about a great life choice). At...
It’s FanDuel Saturday with $100k up for grabs. The entry fee for the $100k Fanduel NBA Shot is $2 with $8,000 going to first place.
Saturday has six late-games being played:
Portland at New Orleans
Utah at Charlotte
Atlanta at Houston
San Antonio at Dallas
2014 was a banner year for the anti-sportsmen. Roger Goodell, Donald Sterling, Ray Rice, Luis Suarez and others displayed the opposite of sportsmanlike behavior
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These jocks ran afoul of the law in 2014.
As said often since the NFL was put on blast for its handling of the Ray Rice ordeal, plenty of us had never actually seen a man strike his significant other outside of movies and television. Though we don’t have to be detectives to conclude that something happened when a sports figure is at least […]
The post Are Sports Leagues Finally Getting Serious About Domestic Violence...
A dude's paramotor engine belt broke forcing an emergency landing during a softball game. The only way this could be better would be if he had landed safe at home.**Follow us on Twitter, Subscribe by Email, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return Home
This GoPro video of Felix Baumgartner's record space jump is both terrifying and awe-inspiring. It's the best eight minutes you'll spend all day.
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Akron, OH -- 10-year-old Martavien 'K.O.' Johnson scores an 80 yard rushing touchdown for his Canton Bills at Fawcett Stadium. Breaking ten or so tackles on his way...he's helped by a scary bone crushing block 30 yards from the endzone. **Follow us on Twitter, Subscribe by Email, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return Home