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  • 5 Seahawks rookies worth following on social media this preseason

    5 Seahawks rookies worth following on social media this preseason

    Based strictly on player names, the Seattle Seahawks might have the best rookie class in the NFL this season. The cool-sounding players they selected either in the draft or signed as rookie free agents include Jackson Jeffcoat, Demitrius Bronson, Kiero Small, Morrell Presley and Brock Coyle. All...
  • Matt Williams should apologize to the media for ill-timed rant on Bryce Harper

    Matt Williams should apologize to the media for ill-timed rant on Bryce Harper

    Washington Nationals manager Matt Williams has a lot of explaining to do after lashing out at the media during a pregame meeting at Nationals Park in the opener of his team's three-game series against the New York Mets, according to an Aug. 7 report from CBS Sports. Williams, 48, bashed local and...
  • Superstar Kobe Bryant is starting to get anxious with the NBA season around the corner.

    Kobe Bryant remains anxious to get back to work for the Los Angeles Lakers

    The Los Angeles Lakers are coming off the worst season in franchise history. The team finished last season with a record of 27-55 and missed the playoffs entirely for only the fifth time since the franchise moved to Los Angeles back in 1960. After winning only 27 games and missing the playoffs, the...
  • Can the Detroit Lions find stability at kicker?

    Can the Detroit Lions find stability at kicker?

    For years, Jason Hanson was a rock for the Detroit Lions at kicker. It is a position that can often be taken for granted. It isn’t flashy, and few people if any tune into football games to watch the guys trying to kick balls through the uprights, but it is an important aspect of the game. Last year...
  • Do the Detroit Red Wings have a lopsided defense?

    Do the Detroit Red Wings have a lopsided defense?

    For whatever reason, Detroit Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock likes to pair defensemen of opposite handedness. To put that a little more clearly, he likes to have a right-handed shot and a left-handed shot paired up, if he can afford it. This was talked about more when he was coaching Team Canada...
  • California Clasico Preview: LA Galaxy vs San Jose Earthquakes

    California Clasico Preview: LA Galaxy vs San Jose Earthquakes

    The California Clásico is coming this Friday evening at the StubHub Center between the LA Galaxy and the San Jose Earthquakes. The match will be the third of four this year, and the Galaxy has already won the first two so far. Get tickets Friday's match here. The Los Angeles Galaxy has a huge...
  • Kings announcer Bob Miller to receive prestigious award

    Kings announcer Bob Miller to receive prestigious award

    As Los Angeles Kings fans anxiously await the start of training camp, there is a little more recognition coming the way of highly-regarded Kings play-by-play announcer Bob Miller. On Aug. 5, 2014, the Big Ten Club of Southern California announced the affable broadcaster as the unanimous Board of...
  • Best places to get Cleveland Browns gear for football season

    Best places to get Cleveland Browns gear for football season

    Football season is quickly approaching, and there's no better way to show your Cleveland Browns pride than with some brown and orange gear. Whether you are tailgating, attending a game or watching from home, you can find just the right attire at any of these stores. Cleveland Clothing Company CLE...
  • Daniel Snyder's rant about Redskins team name is a black eye for football

    Daniel Snyder's rant about Redskins team name is a black eye for football

    Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder appeared on ESPN's "Outside the Lines" to defend the position that his team's nickname is meant to honor Native Americans, according to an Aug. 6 report from ESPN. Snyder, 49, is holding firm on his stance that the name is not meant as a sign of disrespect to...
  • Is it time for the designated hitter to be added in MLB's National League?

    Is it time for the designated hitter to be added in MLB's National League?

    The Colorado Rockies were swept by the Detroit Tigers over the weekend, despite having the benefit of an extra batter in the lineup due to the designated hitter rule, according to an Aug. 3 report from USA Today. Since the Rockies were completely outclassed and over-matched in three straight games...
  • Former CSU great Becky Hammon hired as assistant coach of San Antonio Spurs

    Former CSU great Becky Hammon hired as assistant coach of San Antonio Spurs

    Becky Hammon continues to set the bar high for women in sports. Hammon, a former three-time All-American at Colorado State University and six-time WNBA All-Star, has become the first ever woman to be a paid assistant coach of an NBA team. The NBA Champion San Antonio Spurs, long revered for their...
  • Can the Detroit Pistons take advantage of the chaos in the Eastern Conference?

    Can the Detroit Pistons take advantage of the chaos in the Eastern Conference?

    The landscape of the NBA’s Eastern Conference has changed so much this offseason. The latest, and most unfortunate significant alteration was the injury to Paul George, an unpleasant event that, in the cold light of sports analysis, leaves the Indiana Pacers really needing to worry about even making...
  • David Price set to make his Detroit Tigers debut

    David Price set to make his Detroit Tigers debut

    The Detroit Tigers didn't need to make a splash at the MLB trade deadline. They already had a somewhat comfortable, albeit far from cozy, lead on their AL Central bretheren, and they had boosted their bullpen with the addition of Joakim Soria. However, this is a team built to win now, with an owner...
  • World Kabaddi League Starts Global Tour At The O2

    World Kabaddi League Starts Global Tour At The O2

    Search for Akshay Kumar on Twitter and you’ll generally find a legion of fans tweeting about his latest action movie. Seek out his name together with the hashtag #kabaddi, however, and you’ll suddenly become engulfed in pictures of the suave Bollywood actor promoting his involvement in this...
  • Five heavyweights the UFC should sign for a 'comebacks' season of 'TUF'

    Five heavyweights the UFC should sign for a 'comebacks' season of 'TUF'

    16 women are competing on "The Ultimate Fighter 20" reality show, to become the UFC's first ever 115-pound champion of the world, according to an Aug. 4 report from MMA Torch. The show, which debuts Sept. 10 on Fox Sports 1, features over a dozen of the most talented female strawweights in the world...
  • Arizona Diamondbacks' beaning of Andrew McCutchen is a black eye for baseball

    Arizona Diamondbacks' beaning of Andrew McCutchen is a black eye for baseball

    Pittsburgh Pirates superstar center fielder Andrew McCutchen was forced out of a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks this past weekend after getting plunked in the back by a fastball from flame-throwing reliever Randall Delgado, according to an Aug. 3 report from Yahoo! Sports. McCutchen, 2...
  • Paul George's horrific leg injury changes landscape of NBA's Eastern Conference

    Paul George's horrific leg injury changes landscape of NBA's Eastern Conference

    Indiana Pacers forward, Paul George, is expected to miss the entire 2014-15 NBA season due to the horrific lower right leg injury he sustained during a Team USA scrimmage over the weekend, according to an Aug. 2 report from USA Today Sports. George, 24, is a two-time NBA All-Star, having been...
  • Denver Nuggets ink first-round picks to deals

    Denver Nuggets ink first-round picks to deals

    Denver enjoyed one of their most dynamic draft days in a long time. But would it pay off? When you wheel and deal like the Nuggets did, making multiple trades, it's difficult to say for sure what will pan out and who won't. But, make a successful gamble and it could set the team up for success for...
  • Colorado Rockies' Carlos Gonzalez injures ankle in loss to Detroit Tigers

    Colorado Rockies' Carlos Gonzalez injures ankle in loss to Detroit Tigers

    The Colorado Rockies can't buy a break. Or is that, they can't stop getting broken? Two major story lines have dominated the Rockies' 2014 season; the feisty and controversial words from owner Dick Monfort to fans, and on the field, injuries. Heading into Thursday's game, Colorado had missed 568 man...
  • Dick's Sporting Goods Park to host Rocky Mountain Cup, Mexico vs. Bolivia

    Dick's Sporting Goods Park to host Rocky Mountain Cup, Mexico vs. Bolivia

    This is an exciting time for soccer in Colorado. That's because Dick's Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City will be hosting multiple big-time matches in the next six weeks. The first is the Rocky Mountain Cup, as the Rapids host rival Real Salt Lake tonight at 7 p.m. MT. Currently, Real Salt Lake is...
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