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  • 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...
  • Colorado Rockies back-to-back miserable months end playoff hopes early

    Colorado Rockies back-to-back miserable months end playoff hopes early

    There will be no “Rocktober” this year. There can't be after those jokes of June and July. As August begins today, the Colorado Rockies are in the NL West's basement – a familiar place – and they are the National League's worst team at 44-64. 20 games under .500? That's terrible. Poor play and...
  • Jeremy Lin doesn't believe he's close to his 'prime' yet

    Jeremy Lin doesn't believe he's close to his 'prime' yet

    The Los Angeles Lakers chose to roll the dice on Jeremy Lin this summer with a need at the point guard position. The team didn't give up much in the trade with the Houston Rockets to get Lin, but the Lakers brass hope he'll be able to make an impact in Los Angeles next season. Although Lin's numbers...
  • New Lakers head coach Byron Scott says it's 'all about championships' in L.A.

    New Lakers head coach Byron Scott says it's 'all about championships' in L.A.

    After months of speculation, Byron Scott was finally hired as the new head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers this week. Following the announcement of the hiring of the three-time NBA champion, the team officially introduced Scott to the media on Tuesday. Scott was asked a number of different questions...
  • Chris Petersen looks to win with So Cal recruits Hale & Williams

    Chris Petersen looks to win with So Cal recruits Hale & Williams

    Washington Huskies head coach Chris Petersen graduated into the big leagues of the Pac-12 this off season, and looks to elevate the program higher with his Southern California recruits. "Troy [Williams] did a great job in Spring. We only had two quarterbacks in spring with Troy and Jeff Lindquist...
  • New York Mets have a legitimate chance at earning wild-card berth

    New York Mets have a legitimate chance at earning wild-card berth

    Behind a solid effort from ace pitcher Zach Wheeler, the New York Mets crept back into the National League wild-card race with an 11-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on July 30 at Citi Field in Queens, New York, according to a July 30 report from the Associated Press. Wheeler, 24, lowered...
  • Jairus Byrd says Saints' safeties rival those of Seattle's Legion of Boom

    Jairus Byrd says Saints' safeties rival those of Seattle's Legion of Boom

    Defensive coordinator Rob Ryan arrived in New Orleans before the 2013 season and he proved that he could turn a defense around in a short period of time. In 2014, the Saints' defense is expected to be even better and one of the main reasons is the new addition of safety Jairus Byrd. The former...
  • Projecting the final 2014 roster for the New Orleans Saints: Quarterbacks

    Projecting the final 2014 roster for the New Orleans Saints: Quarterbacks

    The New Orleans Saints haven't even played their first preseason game yet in 2014, but it's never too early to start looking at what the future may hold. Currently, the Saints have four quarterbacks in training camp, but that number will likely be cut to half before all is said and done. One name is...
  • Best places to get your New Orleans Saints gear for the season

    Best places to get your New Orleans Saints gear for the season

    If you're planning on attending any New Orleans Saints games in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, then you had better show up in the proper attire. As a matter of fact, if you are watching some Saints' games at home or a friend's house or a bar or anywhere, you need to have on your black and gold and...
  • The 10 Commandments of New Orleans Saints Tailgating

    The 10 Commandments of New Orleans Saints Tailgating

    Over the past years, the New Orleans Saints have become one of the most dominant teams in the NFL, and are competitive every single season. A huge reason for their continued success is the support they get from the black and gold-clad fans known as the "Who Dat Nation" who are there to cheer them on...
  • WWE SummerSlam 2014 preview

    WWE SummerSlam 2014 preview

    The match between WWE head honcho Stephanie McMahon and Total Divas star Brie Bella is official for next month's SummerSlam pay-per-view event in Los Angeles, according to a July 30 post from Bleacher Report. WWE Universe had speculated for months that McMahon and Bella would collide at the Staples...
  • Notes from St. Louis Rams fourth training camp practice of 2014

    Notes from St. Louis Rams fourth training camp practice of 2014

    The St. Louis Rams are hoping for a better season than they've had the past few years, but they've got a number of distractions and other things that they just can't let get in the way. As the fourth day of 2014 training camp passed for the Rams, the players and coaches are already looking hard to...
  • Report from day four of Atlanta Falcons' training camp 2014

    Report from day four of Atlanta Falcons' training camp 2014

    The Atlanta Falcons are now four days into their 2014 training camp, and a lot is already happening in Flowery Branch, Ga. Some training camp battles are already showing up, but there is a lot of tension appearing on the field as well. There's a long way to go still, and there is a lot that could...
  • Notes from New Orleans Saints fourth training camp practice of 2014

    Notes from New Orleans Saints fourth training camp practice of 2014

    Training camp for the New Orleans Saints is in full swing, and the team is already through four full practices up in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. There is a lot going on through those four days with players staying healthy, some still healing, and others standing out above the others. With...
  • Pelicans' Anthony Davis is seen as a young veteran for Team USA Basketball

    Pelicans' Anthony Davis is seen as a young veteran for Team USA Basketball

    New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis may seem young by standards such as his age (21) and his years in the NBA (two), but he's already a veteran in one regard. As the training camp roster for Team USA Basketball was announced for the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Davis is already looked at as a true...
  • Exclusive interview with pro MMA fighter Heather Denny

    Exclusive interview with pro MMA fighter Heather Denny

    Heather Denny, a pro MMA fighter from Denver, Colo., told AXS on July 29 that she's not too concerned about why MMA fans might decide to watch her upcoming bout against Sarah McLeod, even if the reasons are based on physical appearance. With McLeod, a world-renowned model and bikini competitor...
  • Lakers' Steve Nash intends to retire after the 2014-15 NBA season

    Lakers' Steve Nash intends to retire after the 2014-15 NBA season

    The Los Angeles Lakers will attempt to bounce back next season after finishing last year with the worst record in franchise history at 27-55. Veteran point guard Steve Nash was hoping to make an impression last season after dealing with injuries in his first year with the team, but ended up only...
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