First Johnny Tapia was found dead, now more sad boxing news from the weekend. Paul Williams, who was set to fight Saul “Canelo” Alvarez on Sept. 15 in Las Vegas, was paralyzed Sunday after he was involved in a motorcycle accident in Atlanta. Williams’ manager says that Williams is paralyzed from the waist down and […]
It’s one thing for the public to suggest that the NBA favors a certain team winning in the playoffs. But it’s another for a journalist that works for a partner of the NBA to suggest that the NBA favors a certain team winning in the playoffs. Well, that’s what Stephen A. Smith basically did last […]
You remember Jessica Dorrell, right? She’s the young lady that had an inappropriate relationship with former Arkansas Razorback coach Bobby Petrino. She was also the passenger during the motorcycle accident that Petrino tried to hide. As a result of all this, Petrino was fired and Dorrell resigned. Since then, the university has replaced Petrino with […]
‘Tis the season for NBA trade rumors so expect them to come hot and heavy. And you can also expect us to keep you up to date on each and every one of them. This particular rumor comes from Bulls reporter Sam Smith. Smith reports two nuggets that caught our eye. This first was that […]
Oh yes, Metta World Peace wants you to enjoy your Labor Day. That’s nice and all, but as you know, it’s Memorial Day. Guess no one told old Metta. Via @MettaWorldPeace
After eventful year in Orlando where he admitted Dwight Howard wanted him fired despite Howard denying it, Stan Van Gundy was eventually fired. And with open jobs in Charlotte, Portland, and possibly Los Angeles (Clippers), Van Gundy was obviously a candidate for at least one, if not all of those jobs. But according to the […]
Late in the 4th quarter of Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals, Tim Duncan came to the top of the key to set a screen on OKC’s James Harden for Manu Ginobili. Instead of taking the screen, Ginobili decides to flop. And not to be outdone, Harden decides to flop as well. So what […]
Kansas City Royals great George Brett took to his Twitter account earlier today and attempted to congratulate Derek Jeter on passing him on MLB’s all time hit list. But unfortunately, Brett’s attempt to call Jeter a “class act” went awry when he left out the letter “l” and capitalized the letter “a”.
In the past two months, Detroit Lions defensive tackle Nick Fairley has been arrested twice. He was first arrested in early April on a 2nd-degree marijuana possession charge. And now, Fairley has been arrested for driving under the influence and attempting to elude police.
5-time champion Johnny Tapia was found dead Sunday in his home in Albuquerque, New Mexico. According to authorities, Tapia’s death does not appear suspicious. An autopsy will be performed in the next couple of games. Despite winning five championships in three weight classes, Tapia’s career was continuously plagued by cocaine addiction, alcohol, depression, and troubles […]