The motorcycle that Bobby Petrino crashed back on April 1 with former mistress Jessica Dorrell as his passenger is for sale at Copart, or at least it appears that way. The pictures at Copart seem to be the same 2007 Harley Davidson that Petrino was driving and ultimately crashed which led to a whirlwind of [...]
Groundbreaking talks between the NCAA and Major League Baseball could give the professional game a lot more influence over the college game. For the first time in decades, the professional game is trying to develop a relationship with the NCAA. Both had pretty much stayed out of each others’ business to date. According to CBSSports.com, [...]
The sudden death of Junior Seau, which has been ruled a suicide by police, has once again brought up the dangers of football due to its violent nature. While there are studies linking concussions to neurological disorders, there is no proof that football shortens the lifespan of an NFL player. In fact, there is a [...]
How does that feel Canada? Another town that didn’t know hockey existed 5 weeks ago could be hoisting your nation’s most treasured prize. And with that comes another thrilling announcement. The Phoenix Coyotes have a buyer! Gleefully, Gary Bettman stepped to the microphone Monday night and announced that the NHL has a verbal agreement with [...]
I hope your fantasy team isn’t up against the bat of Josh Hamilton. I believe the term to describe his output is “H.A.M.” In his last 7 at bats, Hamilton has 5 dingers, driving in 10 runs. That includes 4 last evening against the Baltimore Orioles (that is the AL East’s second place team) Insane. [...]
It was a helluva run by the Orlando Magic, which included 1 NBA Finals appearance a few seasons ago, but it pretty much has come to an end, as the fallout is just starting. This “Gone Fishin” pic front TNT last night pretty much depicts this last season, with Dwight Howard doing what he felt [...]
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A follow-up question about the Fidel Castro incident set off the Marlins manager, causing him to do what he does best: curse up a storm.
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The current Phoenix Suns point guard was named the general manager of Canada Basketball's senior men's team on Tuesday.
Last week some unspeakably stupid things happened. Also, HHH’s poor li’l arm got a boo boo. We open with Johnny and his awesome music. Lord Tensai’s failure to get over is going to get Johnny a main event PPV payday. I’m happy for him. Johnny reminds us he’s GM of both shows, which reminds me to tell you [...]
This week, the World Golf Hall of Fame inducted five new members, including Peter Alliss and Dan Jenkins while the Champions Tour hosted a Legends Tournament featuring, among others, Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Lee Trevino. These items are varying degrees of interesting, based on your golf leanings, but what raised eyebrows was not the participation in these events, [...]
In the wake of Junior Seau’s suicide, football and its lasting effects for players post-retirement has been brought to the forefront once again. The media debate has been sparked by the outcry that perhaps parents should not let their children to play football. Several players, most notably the retired Kurt Warner, have come out claiming [...]
It would seem that no matter what happens in Game 5 of the New York Knicks series with the Miami Heat, interim head coach Mike Woodson seems to be the guy that will be sticking Madison Square Garden. Frank Isola of the NYDN is reporting that the Knicks are starting to work on a contract [...]
Baseball has more silly unwritten rules than all the major sports. Hockey is second. Do not: bunt to break up a no-hitter; watch your home run for more than a second; steal when winning by a large margin; charge the mound unless you know your mates are coming to help (hee hee). Do: retaliate when [...]
A few weeks ago, we told you about how Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees put his Manhattan penthouse on the market. Now, we come across the former home of the greatest Yankee of them all being for sale in Sudbury, MA. The “Home Plate Farm”, formerly the home of the legendary Babe Ruth, [...]
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It wasn’t quite nearly as long and passionate as Jeff Van Gundy’s rant against flopping a month ago, but Chris Webber made it relatively clear that he is not a fan of players of flopping, and Blake Griffin drew his ire after overreacting to what was called a foul on Marc Gasol last night in [...]
When the Notre Dame Fighting Irish head to Ireland to play Navy in their season opener, they will be displaying the colors of country that they get their moniker from on their feet. Addidas, who makes all things Notre Dame, created the cleat specifically for the game that will take place in Dublin, Ireland to [...]
Well, Ohesians and tOSU fans rejoice, the convicted sex offender – surprisingly, from Kentucky and not Ohio – has been arrested for his online interactions with members of the Buckeyes: past, present, and future. Charles (Eric) Waugh was arrested for a parole violation stemming from Waugh’s prior arrest on charges of possession of kiddie porn. [...]
The wild diatribes keep coming from former Boston Red Sox pitcher Dennis ‘Oil Can’ Boyd. The man who won 43 games in his first 3 seasons with the Sox has already admitted to smoking pot every game since Little League, also copped to smoking crack in 1986, the same year the Red Sox reached the [...]
Michael Phelps, the 16-time Olympic medalist, 14 of them gold, and holder of 39 World Records, will retire from the pool following the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Phelps informed 60 Minutes’ Anderson Cooper in an interviewed that aired on Sunday, that he will not be seen participating in competitive racing after this final Olympic [...]
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The mercurial former NFL wideout will be sitting down with the talk show host to confront three women, all claiming that he's behind on child support payments.
The Olympics are making sure that this is a safe as possible for all those attending, and that means that nobody is allowed to bring a bottle of water into the Olympic Park. The fear is that someone could bring in a “liquid bomb.” This was announced on the same day that someone smuggled in [...]
When Earth invented Ohio they set a lofty goal, and ancient documents back that up. ‘Thy Ohio shall be a colony with the soupy makeup of diarrhea and wasteful spending.” That tradition continues today. Enter Ohio State president Gordon Gee. He likes to travel on the school’s dime. In five years time he has spent [...]
10 years ago following a first round loss, then Philadelphia 76ers head coach Larry Brown called out superstar guard Allen Iverson for not working hard enough during the season…in practice. Iverson led the league in scoring that season, averaging 31.4points per game and led the league in steals per game as well. When Iverson was [...]
The Baltimore Orioles defeated the Boston Red Sox in a 17-inning marathon at Fenway Park yesterday afternoon, 9-6. Managers Buck Showalter and Bobby Valentine were required to go deep into their bullpen, and had to look outside it for help. After both skippers used 8 pitchers on their roster, they went to position players to [...]
While another AFC East team tries to find a role on their team for the 95th best player in the NFL, the Buffalo Bills have offered a tryout to Division III star QB and YouTube sensation Alex Tanney. The former Monmouth College QB threw for 157 career touchdowns while leading the Fighting Scots. But his [...]