We’ve already seen how Twitter has gotten athletes Michel Morganella and Voula Papachristou in trouble. Now Twitter troubles have spread to spectators. A 17-year-old boy was arrested on Monday on suspicion of malicious communications charges after he tweeted a critical comment to Great Britain diver Tom Daley. In response to Daley placing fourth in the […]
NBC runs promo touting interview with gold medal winner Missy Franklin before actually showing race she won gold in
NBC has decided to tape delay many of the big events and show them in prime time. We don’t particularly like it, but we understand. It’s all about making the money. And though, we have to deal with results being spoiled by journalists in London and Twitter, the last thing we thought we would have […]
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The company Smack Apparel has created the first Penn State Anti-NCAA t-shirt that we’ve run across since the NCAA hit Penn State with sanctions. The front of the t-shirt comes complete with the hammer and sickle logo of The Communist Party of China as the “C” in NCAA and the tagline, “National Communist Athletic Association”. […]
If you’re not a part of the many international federations, chances are you were unable to get tickets to Olympic events in London. But all that changed Sunday when British citizens began to complain to notice all the empty seats at many of the venue. Seats that were supposed to be filled by the international […]
Thanks to Deron Williams, we all now know that Mike Krzyzewski does yoga. And furthermore, we all now know that Mike Krzyzewski needs to work on his child’s pose.
Tim Tebow wants you to believe that he’s surprised reporters filmed him as he ran past them shirtless in the rain
If you missed it over the weekend, Tim Tebow set off an internet firestorm when he ran shirtless in the rain after Saturday’s practice. No matter what Tim Tebow wants you to believe, it’s quite obvious he knew what he was doing. For one, practice is over. He doesn’t HAVE TO run. He just WANT […]
It seems that today is “call out Roger Goodell” day around the NFL. First, we had Jeremy Shockey calling Goodell a liar over the concussion issue. And now, Drew Brees adds his two cents about Goodell. While talking to Sport Illustrated’s Peter King during Kings annual tour of training camps around the league, Brees discussed […]
According to the Tampa Tribune, Tennessee Titans receiver OJ Murdock committed suicide Monday morning in Tampa. Murdock was found in his car around 8:30 a.m in front of Middleton High School. Murdock graduated from the high school in 2006. The Titans had placed Murdock on their “did not report list” over the weekend. Murdock’s absence […]
On the heels of Greek triple jumper Voula Papachristou being expelled from the London Olympics for her tweets, now we have a Swiss soccer player facing the same punishment. After a tough day on the pitch in Switzerland’s 2-1 loss to South Korea, Swiss soccer player Michel Morganella vented his frustration by posting an offensive […]