The On Again, Off Again Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight Is Off Again

The much anticipated fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao has supposedly been put to rest.  So who’s to blame?  If you ask Pacquiao’s promoter Bob Arum, we can all blame Floyd Mayweather. “Floyd Mayweather walked away,” Arum said by phone late Wednesday night. “The fight’s off. Our guy was agreeable, Mayweather wasn’t. The fight’s […]

The Glory Lines 1/7/10

It’s time for the daily linkage. You know the drill, here’s some stories from around the ‘net that we like and you SHOULD too! Confused Bay accepts Rangers jersey as Mets blow it again (The Sports Hernia) Wizards’ Arenas suspended indefinitely as new details emerge in gun incident (Washington Post) Andre Dawson earns long-awaited Hall […]

Rafer Alston Skips Out Of New Jersey

The New Jersey Nets waived veteran point guard Rafer Alston on Tuesday. Alston, an 11-year vet, played 27 games with the 3-31 Nets, while averaging 9.7 points and 3.9 assists per game. Alston, A.K.A. ‘Skip to My Lou,’ was scheduled to receive $5.2M this season, but reached an undisclosed buyout payment to leave the team. […]

Charles Rogers Continues His Fall

Troubled former Detroit Lion Charles Rogers was sentenced to 93 days in jail this morning for violating terms of probation in his ongoing battle with substance abuse. Novi Deputy Police Chief Tom Lindberg said this morning that Rogers was found slumped over at a table Tuesday afternoon at On the Border restaurant in Novi, and […]

The Mike Agassi, Pete Sampras Spat That Never Made It Into Andre Agassi’s Book

By all accounts, Andre Agassi and Pete Sampras were friendly throughout their heated rivalry that spanned the 80’s, 90’s, and early 2000’s. Since then, they’ve remained friends. But in all rivalries, there are bound to be spats between even the most friendliest. But rarely does the spat involve the father of one of the parties […]

Matt Holliday Gets $119M To Stay In St. Louis

Cardinals slugger, Matt Holliday has millions of reasons to be excited about remaining in St. Louis. $119M reasons to be exact. After acquiring Holliday in July of 2009 from Oakland, the Cards went on win the NL Central. Holliday hit 13HR’s and 55 RBI’s during the stretch run of the season with the Cardinals. The […]

Alleged Photos Of Jayson Williams Before DWI Arrest

Here we have Jayson Williams posing at Manhattan bar “Aces and 8’s”. According to Stalking Steve Phillips, this is shortly before the events that ended with him being arrested for DWI. Here’s what SSP’s source had to say about Williams’ night at “Aces and 8’s”. Our source claims to have seen Williams at Aces and […]

The Glory Lines 1/6/09

It’s time for the daily linkage. You know the drill, here’s some stories from around the ‘net that we like and you SHOULD too! Texas Already Talking Smack (Bourbon Boys) JaMarcus missed team meeting, but not Vegas (Pro Football Talk) ESPN Will Be The First To Launch A 3-D Network (Awful Announcing) Report: Mike Shanahan, […]

Your College Football Previewrooski: Orange Bowl

Fed Ex Orange Bowl – #9 Georgia Tech VS #10 Iowa 8 P.M. The ACC meets the Big Ten in this BCS bowl matchup as both teams would like to finish the season off on a winning note. In only his second season, Paul Johnson has Georgia Tech in a BCS bowl with an offense […]

Texas Tech Alumi Are Not Thrilled That Their Head Pirate Is Gone

We’re coming up on a week since Texas Tech fired Mike Leach. The university has since moved on. They have embarked on their coaching search, the players have no complaints, and the program is coming off a big win over Michigan State in the Alamo Bowl. Yet, some in the alumni contingent can’t seem to […]