The NBA season got underway this week and Ray Allen remains unsigned. The 39-year-old sharpshooter is a free agent by choice and says he has been doing everyday things like taking his kids to school while staying in excellent shape. Allen, who had no shortage of suitors over the offseason, would only need a week...Read More
The Chicago Cubs appear on the verge of hiring Joe Maddon. The team announced on Friday that Rick manager Rick Renteria has been fired, which lends credence to recent reports indicating the Cubs have agreed to terms with Maddon. Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein said he and the team’s front office were faced...Read More
Weather could potentially be a factor on Sunday afternoon when the Denver Broncos travel to Foxboro to take on the New England Patriots. Forecasters are calling for chilly temperatures with wind and possibly some rain, which could work to the Patriots’ advantage given Manning’s history with cold weather. Bill Belichick insists he isn’t even giving...Read More
Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle may soon discover that he is not a very popular man in the locker room in the wake of his idiotic arrest for stealing from a department store. In all likelihood, the events surrounding the arrest were the reason Randle and Dez Bryant got into it before practice on...Read More
Washington Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall tore his Achilles against the Philadelphia Eagles in Week 3, and he has been working to rehab the injury in order to be ready for training camp next summer. After losing a battle with a slice of pizza, Hall’s recovery is going to take a bit longer than expected. Redskins...Read More
There are so many people out there who would be much better off keeping their opinion about the Washington Redskins’ team name to themselves. Former Redskins quarterback Jay Schroeder is near or at the top of that list. Schroeder, who played in the nation’s capital from 1985-1987, recently expressed frustration with the controversy surrounding the...Read More
I have never been a fan of throwing on some football equipment and a jersey and going as your favorite player for Halloween. It’s fine when kids do it, but it’s something childish that adults shouldn’t be doing when they’re going to a party to get hammered. Unless, of course, you go as JJ Watt...Read More
What do Russell Wilson and Madison Bumgarner have in common aside from championships in their respective sports? The two were roommates back in the day.
In the wake of Bumgarner’s dominant Game 7 relief performance on Wednesday, which cemented his place as the greatest World Series pitcher in history, Wilson shared an interesting story with reporters.
“So, funny story about...
After Florida State came back to defeat Louisville in a crucial road game on Thursday night, the creepiest man alive took the internet by storm. Seminoles coach Jimbo Fisher was being interviewed by ESPN’s Sam Ponder when some guy with a camera dropped a vintage eyebrow-raise videobomb. It was perfectly fitting for Halloween. Little is...Read More
Iliana Delgado is one of 27 girls on the Downey High School (Calif.) junior varsity cheerleading squad. Unlike the other 26, Delgado can’t hear the fans that she is encouraging to cheer. Delgado, 15, is the first ever deaf cheerleader to make the squad at Downey. Iliana earned her spot on the team during a...Read More
Did it really surprise anyone that the Cleveland Cavaliers lost to the New York Knicks on Thursday night? With all the hype surrounding the return of LeBron James, the Cavs were perfectly set up for a major letdown. Kyrie Irving believes poor communication with Cleveland’s new head coach was one of the things that went wrong in the 95-90 loss.
Irving, who led the Cavs with 22...
The Simi Valley (Calif.) High School baseball team blew away all competition with their awesome Halloween costumes. Nine members of the school’s baseball program banded together to recreate the iconic photo from “The Sandlot,” and they absolutely nailed it. From the clothing to the poses, the Simi Valley crew did not spare any details. Their...Read More
The Knicks looked pretty good on Thursday when they went into Cleveland and spoiled LeBron James’ homecoming with a 95-90 road win. But just because they played well doesn’t mean we can’t have a little fun with them. While the game was going on, plenty of folks on the internet were cracking jokes about the...Read More
Russell Westbrook got into it with a heckler while leaving the court for the locker room during the first half of the Oklahoma City Thunder-Los Angeles Clippers game. Westbrook hurt his hand and was headed to the tunnel to be examined when he abruptly did a 180 and looked up to the stands. The TNT...Read More
The Chicago Bears have been one of the biggest disappointments in the NFL this season, and Mike Ditka is the latest to weigh in on their struggles.
Da Coach, who led Da Bears to the NFC Championship Game three times and won Super Bowl XX, is nothing short of disgusted with the defense on this year’s team. Keep in mind that the defense for Ditka’s ’85 Bears is considered one...
iIn September, we saw Stephen Tulloch of the Detroit Lions tear his ACL while celebrating a sack of Aaron Rodgers by mocking his famous “Discount Double Check” celebration. Last weekend, LaMarr Houston of the Chicago Bears did the same celebration after taking down New England Patriots backup quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo. Unfortunately, Houston suffered the same...Read More
Cam Newton was seen spitting blood on the Carolina Panthers’ sidelines during the first half of the team’s game against the New Orleans Saints on Thursday night. We do not know for certain what made him bleed, but NFL Network announcers said they thought it was from Cam biting his tongue and showed this video:...Read More
The Panthers faced the Saints for Thursday Night Football. Prior to the game, Cam Newton took the opportunity to show Charlotte’s NBA team some love.
While on the field for pregame warmups, Newton sported Under Armour cleats with the Charlotte Hornets logo and team colors.
Charlotte was, of course, home to the Hornets from 1988 to 2002, before the franchise relocated to New Orleans...
The Cleveland Cavaliers made a huge production for LeBron James’ first game back with his old team, and they really blew the house down with their show. For pregame introductions prior to the game against the New York Knicks, they had a hype video featuring the players on the team. They gave LeBron an orange...Read More
LBS is introducing a new guest picker to the site. Please give a warm LBS welcome to Tickle Me Armo. Tickle Me Armo currently leads the LBS Pick ‘Em Pool and was a top-3 finisher last year. He is picking 60 percent of his games successfully this season, including spreads and over/under lines. The guy...Read More
Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard were hit with double-technicals after getting into it during the season opener between the teams on Tuesday night, and the two exchanged some words afterwards. Though cameras showed Kobe calling Dwight “soft” and saying, “try me” to his former teammate, that was just the tame version of what was said....Read More
Folks in Minnesota aren’t exactly excited about the prospects of the Timberwolves this season without Kevin Love on the roster. That sentiment was best expressed by this sign found on a street post Thursday.
The T-Wolves are playing their home opener against the Detroit Pistons and are already 0-1 after losing at Memphis on Wednesday. They weren’t a playoff team with Love and...
Folks are always struggling to find the right Halloween costume. Our boy Del is a sleeper hit in this matter; guy killed it with his Ace Ventura costume last year and is going Reno 911 this year. Yes, TV and movies are great themes for costumes, but so are sports. With that in mind, the...Read More
Eric Decker ran a fun little Twitter contest earlier this week that called for New York Jets fans to express how much they love their team using the hashtag #jetsdiehardfan. The problem is the Jets are 1-7, and most of their fans are disgusted at the moment.
As a result, Decker’s Jets Nation rallying cry resulted in some hilarious comments from people who are currently embarrassed...
Doc had a decent Week 8 showing going 7-8 against the spread, but the lock failed and so did some of the other games he liked. That’s OK, because Doc Brown is going to make a comeback in Week 9 and get that lock right for you. The picks for Week 9 are below: NFL...Read More