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  • Time for MLB teams to implement six-man starting rotations

    Time for MLB teams to implement six-man starting rotations

    Millions of dollars of manpower have already been lost by MLB team owners this year due to pitchers going down with season-ending injuries, according to a July 12 report from the New York Times. With a new superstar hitting the disabled list almost every week, it seems pitchers are getting hurt more...
  • Meet the LA Kings energetic arena host, Carrlyn Bathe

    Meet the LA Kings energetic arena host, Carrlyn Bathe

    On June 13, the Los Angeles Kings raised the Stanley Cup. Overall, the Staples center NHL experience is always great, whether one is witnessing history or watching a regular season game. And one of the main reasons is the terrific tandem of Jay Flats and Carrlyn Bathe. The two serve as the arena...
  • Cleveland Cavaliers fans won't forgive LeBron James until he delivers a title

    Cleveland Cavaliers fans won't forgive LeBron James until he delivers a title

    LeBron James is taking his talents back to Cleveland, according to a July 11 report from USA Today. James, 29, spent the past four seasons with the Miami Heat, earning two championships in four straight trips to the NBA Finals. The Akron, Ohio native could have easily stayed in South Beach for the...
  • Preview of Inter Milan vs Manchester United match for the ICC

    Preview of Inter Milan vs Manchester United match for the ICC

    Inter Milan and Manchester United are scheduled to play on July 29, at the FedExField in Washington DC. This match will be another highly anticipated game from Group A of the Guinness International Champions Cup. This will be a good game to watch as an Italian giant will be facing off with an...
  • Five athletes who should be featured next year in ESPN the Magazine's Body Issue

    Five athletes who should be featured next year in ESPN the Magazine's Body Issue

    ESPN the Magazine's sixth annual "Body Issue" hits newsstands this week, according to a July 10 report from the Huffington Post. This year's installment, which will be released across the nation on July 11, features athletes from over a dozen different sports, ranging from baseball to yachting. The...
  • Superstar Kobe Bryant talks about how he feels physically during a press conference in Santa Barbara.

    Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant says ‘physically, I feel great’

    One of the major concerns for the Los Angeles Lakers heading into the 2014-15 NBA season will be Kobe Bryant’s health. Kobe has gone down with season-ending injuries for two straight years now and many believe he might not have much left in the tank. On Wednesday, July 10, Kobe addressed the...
  • Kobe Bryant says Lakers still have ‘several options’ without Carmelo Anthony

    Kobe Bryant says Lakers still have ‘several options’ without Carmelo Anthony

    On Wednesday, July 10, Kobe Bryant spoke to the media in Santa Barbara before getting his basketball camp underway. Kobe addressed the rumors surrounding Carmelo Anthony considering the Los Angeles Lakers in NBA free agency, but also said the team has options if Anthony chooses to re-sign with the...
  • Should San Francisco Giants ban culturally insensitive items from the ballpark?

    Should San Francisco Giants ban culturally insensitive items from the ballpark?

    The San Francisco Giants could become the first team in Major League Baseball to implement rules banning fans from wearing culturally insensitive apparel to ballgames, according to a July 8 report from USA Today. After a fight almost broke out last month during the Giants' Native American Heritage...
  • Guide to Pauley Pavilion, home of the UCLA Bruins

    Guide to Pauley Pavilion, home of the UCLA Bruins

    Pauley Pavilion is best known as the legendary home of the UCLA Bruins. Opened in 1965 and renovated between 2010-2012, the venue hosts the Bruins' basketball, volleyball and gymnastics events. It has also served as the location for occasional outside happenings, including the Teen Choice Awards and...
  • Texans' Brian Cushing ready to hit the season head on

    Texans' Brian Cushing ready to hit the season head on

    Houston Texans inside linebacker Brian Cushing says he's ready for the 2014 season, and understands he has to make an impact. Cushing hasn't practiced with his team all spring due to rehabbing an injury he suffered last season that cost him the remaining nine games of 2013. The team finished a...
  • Candace Parker named the 2014 All-Star

    Candace Parker named the 2014 All-Star

    Los Angeles Sparks superstar Candace Parker has been named a Western Conference starter in the 2014 WNBA All-Star game in Phoenix on July19. This is Parker's third selection to the All-Star game since entering the WNBA in 2008. In 2013, she was league MVP, along with being All-Star MVP where she...
  • 'Sleepy' New York Yankees fan deserves an apology from ESPN announcers

    'Sleepy' New York Yankees fan deserves an apology from ESPN announcers

    New York Yankees fan Andrew Rector is suing ESPN, the Yankees, ESPN announcers John Kruk and Dan Shulman, plus Major League Baseball Advanced Media, for being ridiculed on the air during a recent ballgame after he dozed off in his seat, according to a July 8 report from Reuters. Rector, 26, seeks...
  • Phoenix Mercury turned up the heat on the LA Sparks Sunday

    Phoenix Mercury turned up the heat on the LA Sparks Sunday

    The Phoenix Mercury escaped with a quality win at Staples Center down the stretch, against the Los Angeles Sparks for the 94-89 win on Sunday evening. Diana Taurasi knocked down a huge three-pointer with 8.7 seconds left in the fourth quarter, which proved to be the nail in the coffin. "You actually...
  • WWE Battleground preview: Will Jack Swagger end Rusev's undefeated streak?

    WWE Battleground preview: Will Jack Swagger end Rusev's undefeated streak?

    The WWE Battleground special event is less than two weeks away, according to a July 6 report from Cageside Seats. Emanating from the Tampa Bay Times Forum on July 20 in Tampa, Fla., WWE Battleground is expected to feature several must-see pro wrestling matches, including a singles clash between...
  • Free agent Kent Bazemore would 'love to return' to the Los Angeles Lakers

    Free agent Kent Bazemore would 'love to return' to the Los Angeles Lakers

    With the Los Angeles Lakers in full pursuit of superstar Carmelo Anthony in NBA free agency, the free agents from last year’s roster have been left to sit and await their fate. Although all the players from last year's team that have hit the free agent market this month knowing the situation with...
  • World Cup: Brazil v Germany semifinal preview

    World Cup: Brazil v Germany semifinal preview

    The 2014 World Cup has been amazing, and the Brazil v Germany match is a very highly anticipated semifinal game set for Tuesday for many soccer spectators. The game between the Brazilians and the Germans has not been played yet, and it is already considered a classic. For the quarterfinals, Brazil...
  • Time for Major League Baseball to ban the infield shift

    Time for Major League Baseball to ban the infield shift

    MLB managers are implementing defensive shifts more often than ever, according to a July 5 report from Newsday. The infield shift, which occurs when the third baseman and shortstop slide over to make it more difficult for lefty power-hitters to find gaps, is extremely popular in the pro ranks. The...
  • Troy Tulowitzki, Charlie Blackmon of Colorado Rockies named to NL All-Star team

    Troy Tulowitzki, Charlie Blackmon of Colorado Rockies named to NL All-Star team

    There haven't been many bright spots for the Colorado Rockies as of late, but the team got some good news today. Two of their players, Troy Tulowitzki and Charlie Blackmon, have been named to the National League's All-Star team the MLB announced. For Tulowitzki, the NL's leading vote-getter, it's a...
  • Report: Veteran Mike Miller to visit Denver Nuggets this week

    Report: Veteran Mike Miller to visit Denver Nuggets this week

    It's no secret the Denver Nuggets are looking for shooting. They've already traded for veteran shooting guard Arron Afflalo, who's blossomed into a solid all-around player since last playing with the team. Now, the Nuggets are interested in the services of 34-year old Mike Miller, according to a...
  • Kings fans should be more gracious

    Kings fans should be more gracious

    The Los Angeles Kings are finally an NHL powerhouse. After many years of mediocrity, the team stands alone atop the mountain. The last three seasons have yielded three straight trips to the Conference final, and two championships. The players are excited about the future, as the team looks to be on...
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