Tweet LTSB has covered the saga of Titus Young from his Twitter rants to his release from the Lions. There’s now another chapter to the tale as the St. Louis Rams, who picked Young up off of waivers just nine days ago after he was dropped by Detroit, reportedly will cut Young today. The St. [...]
Tweet As college basketball season enters the home stretch we’re almost to point people enjoy most. That would be conference and, eventually, the NCAA Tournament. Next month places in the Big Dance will be determined and while some schools are already assured of being included others will need success in their respective [...]
IT'S BEEN A GOOD RUN
A tweet from Charles Woodson appears to corroborate reports that the Green Bay Packers intend to cut the team's longtime defensive back.
Tweet According to a Twitter account for a wine company owned by Green Bay Packers safety Charles Woodson, it appears the safety’s tenure with the Packers has come to an end: Thank you Green Bay it was a great run! twitter.com/TwentyFourWine… — Rick Ruiz (@TwentyFourWines) February 15, 2013 The Twitter account seems to be legit, [...]
Tweet As the official statistician of MLB, NFL, NBA, NHL, MLS, and the WNBA the Elias Sports Bureau provides a look into sports that goes beyond the home run saving grabs, made-for-highlight-reel stiffarms, and ankle breaking crossovers. They sift through the streaks, trends, and numbers to often provide us with interesting and little known bits of information about...
Tweet Minnesota Timberwolves guard and Spanish-import Ricky Rubio has developed a growing fan-base in the United States with his nifty ball-handling and passing. That’s why the Medtronic Foundation teamed up with Rubio for him to form this Public Service Announcement to help inform people about Sudden Cardiac Arrest in young athletes: The PSA was made [...]
Tweet In what has been an already tumultuous season for the Los Angeles Lakers, details are now being revealed that longtime Lakers owner Dr. Jerry Buss has been diagnosed with cancer, per the Orange County Register and RadarOnline.com: Los Angeles Lakers owner Jerry Buss is dying of cancer and is currently surrounded by family and friends at his hospital [...]
Tweet NBA legend Michael Jordan is turning 50 this coming Sunday, so the NBA is devoting a ton of coverage his way to commemorate the occasion. During an interview for a show that will premier on NBA TV Monday, Jordan was asked about the comparisons between Los Angeles Lakers great Kobe Bryant and Miami Heat [...]
Tweet Since winning his first fight in 2005 versus Justo Almazan Austin “No Doubt” Trout has yet to face defeat, owning a 26-0 record with 14 wins by way of knockout. Trout claimed his current WBA light middleweight title in 2011 and has successfully defended it four times, most recently with a unanimous decision victory over [...]
Tweet At the 2012 Summer Olympics, South African sprinter and double amputee Oscar “Blade Runner” Pistorius warmed the hearts of millions by running in the 400 meter and 4×400 meter races despite having two prosthetic legs. However, it appears even more tragedy has fallen upon Pistorius. The New Zealand Herald reported breaking news, saying that [...]
Tweet Recently Kyrie Irving has been dominating the Cleveland Cavaliers highlight reels, as he should be because the second-year point guard has had a stellar season thus far. On Wednesday C.J. Miles made sure we would be talking about him after the game by doing this… Matt Bonner, check. Tiago Splitter, check. Unfortunately [...]
The best rivalry in college basketball has just gotten a little more heated as UNC students reportedly stole the head of Duke's mascot and displayed it on campus.
Tweet In Tuesday night’s Lakers-Suns game, actor/comedian Will Ferrell was in attendance posed as one of Staples Center ‘Red Coat’ security guards with former NBA great Shaquille O’Neal seated courtside. Apparently Ferrell took the job seriously, going as far as to playfully eject Shaq from his seat. Watch: Good to see Lakers game patrons having [...]
Tweet The Boston-New York cross-sports rivalry was featured in the NHL on Tuesday as the Bruins took on the Rangers, two Eastern Conference contenders. Midway through the first period, Rangers forward Rick Nash set the tone for the game by delivering this beautiful assist to Carl Hagelin: Wow. If Nash had just deked and jived [...]
Tweet Leading up to the Miami Heat’s game on Tuesday night, LeBron James was the hot topic all day. Talking heads all over the place gawked over LeBron’s streak of games with 30+ points and 60 percent shooting, a streak that he stretched to an NBA-record six games against Portland last night. However, in the [...]
Tweet LeBron James set an NBA record on Tuesday night against the Portland Trailblazers, becoming the first player to score 30+ points in six straight games while shooting over 60 percent. Against the Blazers, LeBron went off for 30 points on 73.3 percent shooting and added nine assists and six boards just for good measure. [...]
Tweet Living in Los Angeles to be near Hollywood, Will Ferrell is a frequently attends Lakers’ games at the Staples Center. On Tuesday as the Lakers hosted the Suns, Ferrell was once again in the building. However, he was doing a little bit of work, as well as having a good bit of fun, instead [...]
LONG TIME COMING
Royce White finally made his debut with the Houston Rockets organization, playing in a game with the team's D-League affiliate.
Tweet Alot of people had never heard of Timofey Mozgov until Blake Griffin did this to him a couple of years ago. Unless you’re a fan of the Denver Nuggets you probably haven’t heard much about him since, until now. My goodness. Kobe said today that the one guy he wanted to see [...]
Tweet Katherine Webb, the girlfriend of Alabama Crimson Tide quarterback A.J. McCarron, set the internet on fire when she was featured during the BCS National Championship game in early January. Webb has since parlayed that attention into fielding interviews as a reporter during Super Bowl media week and also a Sports Illustrated shoot. Here’s the [...]
Tweet After winning the Heisman Trophy, winning Rookie of the Year and winning the hearts of many, Robert Griffin III is all over the place. However, he has now been featured in a medium that I doubt he ever imagined he would be—having his likeness featured on a cake. With his 23rd birthday being on [...]
SOON TO BE PLAYED OUT
Tweet If one thing is for certain, it’s that Mark Cuban is not the typical NBA owner. Given that, it’s no surprise that he doesn’t run the typical NBA team. Case in point is this video that the Dallas Mavericks uploaded to their official YouTube page: The description of the video reads, “Don’t ask why. [...]
Tweet The Los Angeles Clippers are a highlight reel waiting to happen. Whether it’s Blake Griffin posterizing someone, Jamal Crawford breaking ankles, or Chris Paul throwing lobs to Griffin or DeAndre Jordan there’s a play worth re-watching from seemingly every Clippers game. That brings us to Monday, when the Clippers were in Philadelphia to [...]
Tweet Now that Ray Lewis has called it quits from the NFL he’ll have more time to watch Ray Lewis III play the sport that made his father famous. Long time NBA point guard Mike Bibby, most recently seen in a New York Knicks uniform last season, is a bit further along in the [...]
Tweet We’ve seen so many amazing shots over the years in sports, it’s hard to imagine seeing something new these days. Anna Olson of Lewis-Palmer High School in Monument, Colorado, however, may have shown us something that no one else has. In the third quarter of a game on Friday Feb. 8 against Cheyenne Mountain [...]