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  • Brock Lesnar May Have To Forfeit $2.5Mil UFC 200 Purse For Failed Test

    Brock Lesnar May Have To Forfeit $2.5Mil UFC 200 Purse For Failed Test

    Everybody knew Brock Lesnar’s return to the UFC Octagon was going to be short lived, because he’s under contract with the WWE, but that didn’t stop him from dominating Mark Hunt at UFC 200. It was all fun, games, and money made until Friday when the UFC announced Brock Lesnar was flagged for a potential […]

  • Brock Lesnar Flagged for Potential Doping Violation

    Brock Lesnar Flagged for Potential Doping Violation

    The UFC is cracking down on PED violators. The UFC announced on Friday that Brock Lesnar has been flagged by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency for a potential violation stemming from a pre-UFC 200 test. UFC has stated the USADA learned of the violation late Thursday night, 5 days after the fight. UFC.com posted the statement: “The UFC organization […]

  • Ayesha Curry Responds To Twitter User Who Said ‘No One Likes You’

    Ayesha Curry Responds To Twitter User Who Said ‘No One Likes You’

    The wife of Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry, Ayesha, made herself a target on social media during the 2016 NBA Finals when she claimed Game 6 was rigged for money & ratings. It doesn’t help that she responds to trolls on twitter all the time, which opens herself up to being trolled even more. […]

  • Von Miller Celebrates New Deal By Posting ‘Jerry McGuire’ Clip (Video)

    Von Miller Celebrates New Deal By Posting ‘Jerry McGuire’ Clip (Video)

    On Friday, The Denver Broncos locked up their Super Bowl MVP winning linebacker Von Miller with a massive six-year, $114.5-million contract extension. And Miller showed his gratitude by posting a video on Twitter. In it, Miller is edited over actor Cuba Gooding Jr. in a famous scene from the movie “Jerry Maguire.” “It’s been a great 5 years, here’s to 6 more […]

  • Patriots QB Tom Brady Decides To Give Up & Accept His 4-Game Suspension

    Patriots QB Tom Brady Decides To Give Up & Accept His 4-Game Suspension

    Score one for Roger Goodell and the National Football League. Earlier this week, New England Patriots QB Tom Brady found out he would indeed be suspended for the first 4 games of the 2016 NFL season after a federal court judge denied his DeflateGate appeal.   Tom Brady’s request for an en banc hearing before the […]

  • Katy Perry Premieres Her New Olympic Anthem, “Rise” (Video)

    Katy Perry Premieres Her New Olympic Anthem, “Rise” (Video)

    Katy Perry is no stranger to bombastic, inspirational songs meant to lift people up, so it makes sense that she would be recruited by NBC to put an anthem together for the upcoming Olympics in Rio. The new song is called “Rise,” and it’s more than a song to her. It’s something that can unify […]

  • Protestor Tries to Put out Olympic Flame with Fire Extinguisher (Video)

    Protestor Tries to Put out Olympic Flame with Fire Extinguisher (Video)

    With the Olympics just weeks away, the relay teams in Brazil are running the torch through the city for all to see. Of course, this Olympics might give us a little less to celebrate, what with the Zika virus, the polluted water, the jaguar executions, and the humanitarian conditions in Brazil. A protestor, almost certainly […]

  • Gronk Trolls Edelman with Savage Instagram Comment (Pic)

    Gronk Trolls Edelman with Savage Instagram Comment (Pic)

    Last weekend Tom Brady did not yet know that his deflategate appeal was going to be denied. The official announcement didn’t come until Wednesday. But Brady knew a decision was coming soon, and he probably had a sense that it wasn’t going to go his way. So to keep his mind off all that, he […]

  • NFL Rule Changes For 2016 Includes Re-Wording of Catch Rule

    NFL Rule Changes For 2016 Includes Re-Wording of Catch Rule

    The start of the 2016 NFL season is less than two months away, so now may be a good time to start familiarizing yourself with some of the new rules implemented by the league during the offseason. Via the NFL’s official rulebook for the 2016 season, here’s a list of all the new rule changes […]