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  • Internet Goes Nuts Over Hot Astros Fan Sitting Behind Home Plate (Pics)

    Internet Goes Nuts Over Hot Astros Fan Sitting Behind Home Plate (Pics)

    The Houston Astros hosted the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday night, but just two pitches in everybody watching at home lost all interest in the actual game. Why? Because it was just two pitches in that everybody watching at home noticed the ridiculously hot Astros fan sitting right behind home plate in a cropped Astros […]

  • Report: OKC Thunder & Westbrook Closing in on Contract Extension

    Report: OKC Thunder & Westbrook Closing in on Contract Extension

    Huge news if both sides come to an agreement. After Kevin Durant bolted for the Golden State Warriors this offseason, the attention centered around what they would do with superstar point guard Russell Westbrook. Trade him or convince him to stay. On Wednesday, a bombshell came out that the two sides were engaged in contract […]

  • Free Agent QB Michael Vick Hopes To Hear From The Cowboys

    Free Agent QB Michael Vick Hopes To Hear From The Cowboys

    Free agent quarterback Michael Vick stated he would like to sign with any team and this upcoming season would be his last in the National Football League. That opportunity may have presented itself when Dallas Cowboys back-up quarterback Kellen Moore went down in training camp with a broken fibula. On Tuesday, after Moore broke his fibula […]

  • Hope Solo Taunted With Boos & Zika Virus Chants By Brazilian Fans (Video)

    Hope Solo Taunted With Boos & Zika Virus Chants By Brazilian Fans (Video)

    On Wednesday, the US defeated New Zealand 2-0 in their opening match of the Rio Olympics. New Zealand only managed four shots, 1 on goal, which US Goalkeeper Hope Solo stopped.   .@ussoccer_wnt kicks off #Rio2016 with a win! pic.twitter.com/ve7nF3ckaY — Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) August 3, 2016 During the game, anytime Hope Solo touched the ball, […]

  • Colin Cowherd: If LeBron Wins 2 More Titles, He’ll Equal or Surpass Jordan (Video)

    Colin Cowherd: If LeBron Wins 2 More Titles, He’ll Equal or Surpass Jordan (Video)

    On Tuesday, Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James responded to one of his campers’ questions on what motivates him now after he won a championship for Cleveland, and the 4-time MVP said Michael Jordan. “My motivation,” James says, “is this ghost I’m chasing. The ghost played in Chicago,” according to Sports Illustrated’s Lee Jenkins. “My career is totally different than Michael […]

  • Donovan McNabb Says The Eagles Make ‘Dumb’ QB Decisions

    Donovan McNabb Says The Eagles Make ‘Dumb’ QB Decisions

    Former Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb is not a fan of the team when it comes to making quarterback decisions.  The Eagles signed Sam Bradford to a two year, $36 million deal, signed Chase Daniel to a huge backup contract (three years, $21 million) and drafted Carson Wentz No. 2 overall in the 2016 NFL Draft. McNabb […]

  • Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott Injures Hamstring; Will Miss ‘Some Time’

    Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott Injures Hamstring; Will Miss ‘Some Time’

    Dallas Cowboys running back and number 4 overall pick Ezekiel Elliott is off to a rough start to his career, having to leave the practice field early on Wednesday due to a sore hamstring.   Cowboys Exec VP Stephen Jones told @toddarcher that RB Ezekiel Elliott will miss “some time” with his hamstring injury. — Adam […]

  • Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas’ Grandmother Pardoned By President Obama

    Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas’ Grandmother Pardoned By President Obama

    On Wednesday, Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas was informed that President Barack Obama commuted the life sentence of his grandmother, Minnie Pearl Thomas, along with 214 other non-violent drug offenders.     Wanna Thank the @POTUS for everything he’s done for my family, and a lot more families giving them second chances. Couldn’t be a better day! — Demaryius Thomas (@DemaryiusT) […]

  • Meet Russia’s Lone Olympic Golfer, Maria Verchenova (Pics)

    Meet Russia’s Lone Olympic Golfer, Maria Verchenova (Pics)

    There will be a lot fewer Russians at the 2016 Summer Olympics. To date over 110 of their athletes have been banned for doping, including the entire rowing, weightlifting, and track and field teams. That works out to just over 25% of their contingent. Fortunately the list of banned Russian athletes does not include golfer […]

  • OFFICIAL: Tom Jackson To Retire After 29 Years at ESPN

    OFFICIAL: Tom Jackson To Retire After 29 Years at ESPN

    Last month, it was reported that longtime ESPN sports analyst Tom Jackson most likely would not return to ESPN’s “Sunday NFL Countdown”. On Wednesday, it was made official that Jackson would retire from broadcasting after 29 years at ESPN. Via ESPN press release: “I have been blessed in my adult life to work for two companies, the […]