HARRISON, NJ - JUNE 01:  United States fans hold up their scarves during the national anthem before the match against Turkey during an international friendly match at Red Bull Arena on June 1, 2014 in Harrison, New Jersey.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

US Soccer has an attendance problem, and it’s all their doing

With the Copa America Centenario about a week away, and the United States men’s national team set to host its biggest international soccer event since the 1994 World Cup, one would think a country that is more hip to the game of soccer would be more excited about its own national team. However, judging by […]

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VIDEO: Steven Adams puts Draymond Green on a poster with monster dunk

Steven Adams and Draymond Green have had their fates linked throughout the Western Conference Finals, mainly because of Green’s multiple shots to Adams’ nether regions.  But Adams got what might be the ultimate revenge during Saturday night’s Game 6 – putting Green on a poster. Watch this insane dunk from Adams during the second quarter of Game […]

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WATCH: Noah Syndergaard ejected for throwing pitch behind Chase Utley

Noah Syndergaard was looking for some revenge on Saturday night. New York Mets fans were cheesed at Los Angeles Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley when he broke infielder Ruben Tejada’s leg on an illegal slide during last season’s NLDS. Utley, whose collision caused the MLB to adopt a new slide rule, was sent death threats […]

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 01:  Laremy Tunsil #78 of the Mississippi Rebels scores runs in a touchdown during the second quarter against the Oklahoma State Cowboys in the Allstate Sugar Bowl at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 1, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Laremy Tunsil use of 4 loaner cars among Ole Miss violations

When Laremy Tunsil’s history with bongs and loans came out during April’s NFL Draft, it was just about a guarantee that Tunsil’s name would come up in any wrongdoing done by the Ole Miss football program. That notion was confirmed Friday when the NCAA released a Notice of Allegations against Ole Miss. The report from […]

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 18:  Security measures outside the stadium prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between Spain and Chile at Maracana on June 18, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

German Spy Chief says ISIS will target Euro 2016

Less than a year after ISIS killed 130 people in a coordinated attack in Paris, Germany’s spy chief said he believes that ISIS will attempt to attack the 2016 Euro Cup in Paris. Hans Georg-Maassen, whose formal title is head of Germany’s Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution, said he has “increased indications” that an attack […]

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WATCH: Jose Bautista makes his PA announcer debut during suspension

Nearly two weeks after taking a haymaker punch from Rougned Odor, Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Jose Bautista served his one-game suspension Friday — and he had fun with it. Bautista arrived at Friday’s game and talked to reporters while wearing a Kyle Lowry jersey. He later made his Public Address Announcer debut while rocking the black Raptors’ […]

NEW ORLEANS, LA - FEBRUARY 04:  Bryce Dejean-Jones #31 of the New Orleans Pelicans drives to the basket during the first half of a game against the Los Angeles Lakers at the Smoothie King Center on February 4, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Pelicans’ Bryce DeJean-Jones dead after breaking into Dallas apartment

Bryce Dejean-Jones, a shooting guard for the New Orleans Pelicans, was shot and killed at around 3:20 a.m. Saturday while attempting to break into a Dallas apartment, police said. He was 23 years old. According to a report from Dallas police, an officer arrived to find Dejean-Jones dead on the scene. Dejean-Jones had reportedly kicked down […]

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Would trading Okafor or Noel make sense for the Philadelphia 76ers?

It appears it’s time for the Philadelphia 76ers to accelerate their arduous rebuild, as ESPN reports that the team is exploring the trade market for big men Nerlens Noel and Jahlil Okafor. Based on these reports, Philadelphia is likely to move at least one of them in time for the upcoming NBA Draft on June 23, where the Sixers hold the […]

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Drake gives props to LeBron and Cavs on consecutive Finals appearances

It would appear that Drake and Lebron James are on good terms now. Though there was a point during the Cleveland Cavaliers’ 113-87 blowout win over the Toronto Raptors in Game 6 when James openly taunted Drake from the court, it appears there is no lingering animosity between the two. Following the game, Drake greeted James in the tunnel […]

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Indians fans construct amazing beer tower on $2 beer night

Friday night was one to remember for Cleveland Indians fans. With Friday’s game against the Baltimore Orioles designated as $2 beer night, they made certain to take full advantage of the opportunity for lowered prices in the most imaginative way possible: by building a magnificent tower of beer. The journey towards this was certainly a […]

KANSAS CITY, MO - DECEMBER 21:  Running back Ricky Williams #34 of the Miami Dolphins exhales during the game against the Kansas City Chiefs on December 21, 2008 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Ricky Williams is opening marijuana friendly gym

Have you ever wanted to work out at a gym while smoking marijuana? Well, Ricky Williams finally has the solution to your… problem. The former NFL running back is a spokesperson and partner at Power Plant Fitness, a gym that will be allowing marijuana users to workout at in San Francisco. The 1998 Heisman award winner ran into some […]

ATLANTA, GA - APRIL 22:  Rapper Ludacris performs at halftime during Game Two of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals of the NBA Playoffs between the Atlanta Hawks and the Brooklyn Nets at Philips Arena on April 22, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Georgia AD apologizes for paying Ludacris 65k plus liquor and condoms

At the Georgia Bulldogs’ football spring game in April, the rapper Ludacris was reportedly paid $65,000 to perform for fifteen minutes. That’s about $4,333.33 per minute. Over a month later, the school’s athletic director Greg McGarity apologized to the athletic association’s board of directors for agreeing to pay Ludacris $65,000. On top of the $65K, […]

GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 01:  Defensive lineman Tyquan Lewis #59 of the Ohio State Buckeyes hits quarterback DeShone Kizer #14 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish during the fourth quarter of the BattleFrog Fiesta Bowl at University of Phoenix Stadium on January 1, 2016 in Glendale, Arizona.  (Photo by Jennifer Stewart/Getty Images)

College football win totals: five favorite bets

Early college football win totals are starting to trickle out of Vegas. The Golden Nugget released some select over/under bets last week, and other win totals are popping up at the offshore sportsbooks. After a week of careful study, here are my five favorite bets from the Nugget’s win totals. Alabama under 9.5 (-110) It’s […]

ISTANBUL, TURKEY -  SEPTEMBER 16: Galatasaray's supporters opens a banner against racism before the start of the UEFA Champions League group D football match between Galatasaray and Anderlecht at TT Arena Stadium on September16, 2014 in Istanbull, Turkey. (Photo by Burak Kara/Getty Images)

FIFA Penalizes 7 countries for discriminatory acts

FIFA is arguably the most powerful sports governing body in the country that runs a singular sport. As a result, when they levy a penalty against a country, team, or player, it has a profound and important impact. Recently, seven different countries and its fans participated in homophobic or discriminatory acts that caught FIFA’s eye and […]

OXFORD, MS - SEPTEMBER 15:  Head coach Hugh Freeze of the Ole Miss Rebels watches pregame warmups before the game against the Texas Longhorns at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium on September 15, 2012 in Oxford, Mississippi.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Turmoil at Ole Miss as Rebels hit hard with sanctions and allegations

The University of Mississippi and its fans were hoping for a great NFL draft where all of its former players would be taken high and no controversy would emerge. While some players were taken quickly in the draft, the Rebels couldn’t escape the draft without finding themselves in hot water. “The NCAA has alleged, and […]

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Scientists calling for Rio Olympics relocation or rescheduling

With the recent Zika outbreak in South and Central America, scientists and health officials from around the world are calling for the 2016 Rio Olympics later this summer to be moved or rescheduled. The group of scientists recently wrote an open letter to the World Health Organization (WHO) asking for the games to be looked at […]

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Chase Utley’s family received death threats after NLDS slide

Chase Utley was the most-hated man in New York after he slid and broke the leg of New York Mets infielder Ruben Tejada in the 2015 NLDS. The slide was dirty and caused not only a serious injury, but forced the MLB to implement a new slide rule to make sure slides like Utley’s didn’t […]

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Rutgers to host Maryland at Yankee Stadium in 2017

When Rutgers and Maryland moved together to the Big Ten in 2014, Jim Delaney was hoping that the two newcomers to the conference would start to develop a rivalry of sorts. One way to ensure that doesn’t happen is moving a home game for one of the teams to a neutral site, which is apparently what […]

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VIDEO: Jorge Soler cranks 461-foot blast off Cubs’ video board

On Friday afternoon, the Chicago Cubs’ Jorge Soler destroyed an offering from Philadelphia Phillies left-hander Adam Morgan that may still be going, had it not hit the Cubs’ video board in Wrigley Field’s left field bleachers. Here’s video of the huge blast: Your browser does not support iframes. .

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Steelers’ Antonio Brown says Dancing with the Stars improved his footwork

Antonio Brown is back from his stint on ABC’s Dancing With The Stars, and — according to Brown — better than ever. The wide receiver joined Steelers OTAs on Thursday, and told NFL Network that participating the dance competition helped improve his skills on the field. “I felt pretty good today, actually, my feet, I’m in shape, running […]

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