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  • Fight Breaks Out in Stands During Olympics Tennis Match (Video)

    Fight Breaks Out in Stands During Olympics Tennis Match (Video)

    After upsetting Novak Djokovic in round one, Juan Martin del Potro had all eyes on him in the next round, where he was taking on Portuguese contender Joao Sousa. Del Potro won the match, but the moment was marred by heckling and booing of the Argentine by fans of national rival, Brazil. The animosity got bad enough […]

  • ESPN’s John Saunders Passes Away at the Age of 61

    ESPN’s John Saunders Passes Away at the Age of 61

    Horrible news for the sports world today. On Wednesday, it was announced that one of the orignal pioneers of ESPN, John Saunders, had passed away at age 61. “John was an extraordinary talent and his friendly, informative style has been a warm welcome to sports fans for decades,” said John Skipper, president of ESPN and […]

  • Eagles OL Lane Johnson Possible Suspension Would Void His $21M in Guaranteed Money

    Eagles OL Lane Johnson Possible Suspension Would Void His $21M in Guaranteed Money

    Philadelphia Eagles offensive lineman Lane Johnson is not only facing a 10-game suspension that would hurt the Eagles’ upcoming season, but he’s also in danger of hurting his bank account.   #Eagles OT Lane Johnson is facing a 10-game PED suspension, source said (as @DarrenDegaetano reported). He’s appealing. Would be a bad blow — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) […]

  • Prince Fielder To Retire After Undergoing 2nd Neck Surgery In 27 Months

    Prince Fielder To Retire After Undergoing 2nd Neck Surgery In 27 Months

    Texas Rangers first baseman Prince Fielder’s latest neck surgery, his 2nd in 27 months, is forcing him to give up the game he loves for good. Before the neck surgeries, Fielder was the model of consistency when it came to playing baseball. From 2006 to 2013, Prince Fielder played in 1,283 of a possible 1,296 regular-season games […]