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  • Cristiano Ronaldo Accused of Tax Evasion, Could Face Jail Time

    Cristiano Ronaldo Accused of Tax Evasion, Could Face Jail Time

    It seems that soccer stars playing in Spain just can’t get a break from tax evasion suspicion. Months after superstar Lionel Messi was convicted on a 21-month sentence, it seems that a Spanish prosecutor has formally accused Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo of four counts of tax evasion. The statement reads Ronaldo, a Portuguese national, “took […]

  • Of Course Kevin Durant Still Thinks He’s The Best in the NBA (Video)

    Of Course Kevin Durant Still Thinks He’s The Best in the NBA (Video)

    After an MVP 2013-14 campaign, Kevin Durant and the Thunder suffered a frustrating turn of events as the star player managed to get only 27 games in before falling victim to a fractured foot. Durant was in Spain doing the requisite Nike goodwill trip when he spoke to the press about the upcoming season, and […]

  • A Bullfighter Got Gored (For the 8th Time!) in the Neck (Video)

    A Bullfighter Got Gored (For the 8th Time!) in the Neck (Video)

    A bullfighter who might not be at the top of his class in that line of work got gored right in the neck by a bull. It’s terrible, and I suppose we wish him a speedy recovery, as much as we wish anyone who kills animals for sport and entertainment a speedy recovery. However, I’m […]

  • Lionel Messi Loses Tax Fraud Appeal, Will Face Trial

    Lionel Messi Loses Tax Fraud Appeal, Will Face Trial

    I guess FC Barcelona‘s recent championship celebration will be short-lived for Lionel Messi. The soccer superstar learned yesterday (as did the world) that his most recent appeal on tax fraud charges didn’t win, so he’ll be going to court. Messi argued that he didn’t know what was being done with his finances after both he […]

  • DeMarcus Cousins Stops JUST Short of Punching Jonas Valanciunas (Video)

    DeMarcus Cousins Stops JUST Short of Punching Jonas Valanciunas (Video)

    DeMarcus Cousins exercised something we haven’t seen a lot of recently in sports: restraint. After receiving an elbow to the throat from Spain’s Jonas Valanciunas, DeMarcus came up swinging. Almost. He stopped himself at the proverbial 11th hour, possibly aware he was on a global stage surrounded by lots of cameras covering the FIBA World […]

  • Spanish Bullfight Cancelled After Bulls Gore All the Matadors (Gallery)

    Spanish Bullfight Cancelled After Bulls Gore All the Matadors (Gallery)

    If you’re one of those people who thinks bullfighting is a savage, barbaric sport, you’re going to like this story a lot. Earlier this week, for the first time in 35 years, officials had to call off Madrid’s San Isidro Festival, the biggest annual bullfighting event in Spain. The reason? The bulls were kicking the […]