ESPN’s Ed Werner attempted to ask Tom Benson about the Saints; David Stern instantly shuts that down

New Orleans Saints owner Tom Benson recently added the Hornets to his portfolio of sports teams so David Stern and the NBA trotted him out for a press conference to announce the acquisition. Things were going as planned until ESPN’s Ed Werner decided to ask Benson about the Saints. And from there, David Stern showed […]

And here’s Jeff Van Gundy going on a rant about flopping

We all know that Jeff Van Gundy has been known to speak his mind whenever he feels the need. Well during the Heat-Knicks game yesterday after Iman Shumpert was called for an offensive foul, Van Gundy went off.

According to ESPN, Alabama gave Satan a raise, 2-year extension

Just a small typo by the folks over at ESPN. It happens to the best of us. And of course, it was quickly fixed. But we’re sure if you ask Auburn fans, ESPN had it right the first time. Via Tigerdroppings

And here’s Dick Vitale in an uncomfortable interview with WGN

Let us set the scene. Dick Vitale is on with WGN in Chicago to talk about the NCAA tournament. Vitale thinks he’s on with station in Charlotte. From there, things get really uncomfortable.

And here’s Ric Bucher trying to convince you that the Lakers should trade Kobe Bryant

ESPN trotted Ric Bucher out on Sports Center yesterday to give his take on trades the Lakers should make before the March 15th trade deadline. Bucher starts with the obvious, moving Pau Gasol, but when asked what he would do, he decided to actually state that he would begin to explore trading Kobe Bryant. Now […]

The calls for Gregg Williams to be arrested have arrived

Whenever a juicy story happens in the world of sports, columnist everyone begin to salivate.  So when the news of Gregg Williams’s bounty program broke late Friday afternoon, columnist had all weekend to stew on just the exact angle to approach Bountygate. With that much time and so many interested in the story, there were […]

And here’s ESPN’s unfortunate “Chink in the Armor” Jeremy Lin headline (UPDATED)

So it has become quite apparent that this Jeremy Lin story has made some lose their ever loving mind. First, we had MSG Network’s attempt at creativity by putting Lin’s mugs in a graphic with a fortune cookie that they titled every so gracefully, “Good Fortune”. And now ESPN has one upped them by describing […]

Ron Jaworski is leaving the Monday Night Football team

Ron Jaworski is leaving the Monday Night Football booth to join ESPN’s Sunday and Monday night pregame shows.  So that leaves Mike Tirico and Jon Gruden in a two man booth where Tirico will do his normal play-by-play and Gruden will do his normal “never saying a bad thing about anyone”.

UFC, FOX inks major Network deal

[text-box] Fox Sports and Zuffa LLC, UFC’s parent company, has signed a 7-year deal, reportedly, worth nearly $700M. UFC currently shows fights and other related programs on Spike TV. Starting January 2012, the UFC will air four live fights broadcast on FOX per year, while 32 other fights and the production of ”The Ultimate Fighter’ will air on […]

Jalen Rose Gets Speeding Ticket Hours After Being Sentenced For DUI

[text-box] According to reports, ESPN basketball analyst and former NBA player Jalen Rose was sentenced yesterday to 20 days in jail for driving drunk and crashing his SVU back in March. Just hours after receiving his sentence Rose was ticketed again, this time for speeding, by suburban Detroit-area police. Rose was cited for going 46mph in […]