Stephen Strasburg will reportedly be shut down in the postseason

We’ve heard the rumbles regarding the innings limit that the Nationals have Stephen Strasburg on. The whole idea sounds fine until you’re in the thick of a pennant race. That’s when you have to decide just how serious you are about keeping arguably your best pitcher on an innings limit. And with the Nationals leading […]

Denard Robinson is the latest football player who thinks he can beat Usain Bolt in the 40

So it seems that this notion that certain fast football players believe they can beat Usain Bolt in the 40 is spreading. First, Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson staked his claim that he could beat Bolt in the 40 and now, Michigan’s running back that occasionally throws, Denard Robinson has claimed that he too […]

Chad Johnson’s eventful weekend consisted of getting arrested for domestic violence, being released by Dolphins

While you were doing whatever you were doing this weekend, Chad Johnson was busy having a very bad weekend. First, Johnson was arrested on domestic violence charge after he allegedly head-butted his wife Evelyn Lozada during an argument. The argument allegedly started when Lozada found a receipt for a box of condoms in Johnson’s car. […]

There’s already a billboard up in Philadelphia welcoming Andrew Bynum

If you were wondering how the Philadelphia 76ers really felt about landing Andrew Bynum, here’s your answer. Yes, they’ve already put up a billboard welcoming the big man. But can you blame them? Before the trade, they were actually going to begin the season with Kwame Brown as the starting center. Think about that. Yeah, […]

NBA approves deal that will send Dwight Howard to the Lakers

With David Stern vetoing trades these days, we decided that we would wait until things were official. Granted, this situation is unlike the Chris Paul situation, but we just wanted to hear officially that it was done. And since Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports has reported that the league has approved the deal, we can […]

Tyrann Mathieu kicked off LSU football team

Besides being suspended last season after a failed drug test and sparring with players from other teams on Twitter, Tyrann Mathieu has kept his nose relatively clean. But today, Les Miles shocked everyone when he announced at a press conference that Mathieu has been kicked off the LSU football team for violating team policy.

Did the NFL do background checks on their replacement referees?

Earlier today, we showed you an on-the-filed gaffe by replacement referee Craig Ochoa. The mistake was a big deal in the grand scheme of things, but with every misstep by these replacement referees comes more scrutiny. People will begin to wonder where these referees come from and if they’re qualified to do the job. What […]

Here’s Rex Ryan wearing an ‘I’d Hit That’ t-shirt while posing with young woman

That is all. [@AlexMarroquin8]

After a 20-point second half against Australia, Olympic officials had Kobe Bryant drug tested

After every Olympic basketball game, Olympic officials choose a player from each team to be drug tested. It is said that the player chosen is usually the player that led his team in scoring in the game. (Olympic officials have come out and denied that it works that way). But after Team USA’s game against […]

Lane Kiffin says he ‘would not vote USC No. 1’, votes USC No. 1

Here’s something that we’re sure you’ll find hard to believe. You ready? Okay. Lane Kiffin was caught in a lie. We know it’s hard to believe since Kiffin is usually upfront about everything he does. The man is so open and upfront that he even tells us just what he does when he’s recruiting players. […]