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  • Warriors may finally be headed in the right direction

    Warriors may finally be headed in the right direction

    When the Golden State Warriors fired head coach Mark Jackson earlier this month, it seemed like just another misstep for a sports franchise with a trail of those bad decisions in its wake. This is a team, after all, that missed the NBA playoffs 12 seasons in a row—almost a scientific impossibility...
  • Terry Collins deserves more time to save New York Mets' ship from sinking

    Terry Collins deserves more time to save New York Mets' ship from sinking

    Even though New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson didn't admit it, Terry Collins officially went on the hot seat following his team's 5-3 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates on May 27 at Citi Field in Queens. Mets fans know it, the players know it and Collins himself knows it. But is it truly time...
  • Colorado Rockies top 5 best starts through May and what it means

    Colorado Rockies top 5 best starts through May and what it means

    2014 is shaping up to be a special season for the Colorado Rockies. At least, it has that possibility. Why? Because Colorado started the season hot – going 16-12 in the month of April – and have followed that up with an 11-11 May to this point. Due to a few recent losses, the Rockies fell from...
  • The Los Angeles Clippers look ahead to next season

    The Los Angeles Clippers look ahead to next season

    The Los Angeles Clippers were eliminated on Thursday night by the Oklahoma City Thunder in a 104-98 loss. Despite dealing with the thoughts of their season concluding, now they will turn their attention to the off season, which could the biggest impact on their futures with the team. After the...
  • LA Galaxy's Landon Donovan achieves MLS milestone

    LA Galaxy's Landon Donovan achieves MLS milestone

    Los Angeles Galaxy forward Landon Donovan made history on Sunday by breaking the all-time goals record at 136. After a roller coaster week of emotions for Donovan, after learning he's been snubbed by the U.S. National Men's Soccer Team, he remained focused on the task at hand, which was performing...
  • Top five candidates to replace Brad Maddox as WWE Raw General Manager

    Top five candidates to replace Brad Maddox as WWE Raw General Manager

    After close to a year of serving as WWE Raw General Manager, former Florida Championship Wrestling standout Brad Maddox was fired from the job during the May 26 episode of Monday Night Raw in Knoxville. WWE head honcho Stephanie McMahon made the surprising announcement, just moments after Maddox was...
  • What should New York Jets fan do with Mark Sanchez's 'Butt Fumble' jersey?

    What should New York Jets fan do with Mark Sanchez's 'Butt Fumble' jersey?

    According to a May 25 report from NESN, California resident and lifelong New York Jets fan Jake Hendrickson shelled out over $800 for the infamous "butt fumble" jersey Mark Sanchez wore in 2012 during a primetime Thanksgiving night game against the New England Patriots. After six days of intense...
  • Holding Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis is a really bad idea

    Holding Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis is a really bad idea

    Planning to attend the 2018 Super Bowl? Forget about sipping on a Hurricane cocktail at Pat O'Brien's in New Orleans. Forget about a week of partying in the sun and enjoying live jazz music on Bourbon Street. Instead, get used to the thought of frigid temperatures and snow in the bitterly cold city...
  • Exclusive interview with Natasha Wicks

    Exclusive interview with Natasha Wicks

    What has Natasha Wicks been up to since getting fired from the UFC in 2009? The casual fan may have lost touch with her, but most diehard supporters of the sport know she never really stopped being involved in the tight-knit mixed martial arts community. Wicks, a model, world class distance runner...
  • T.J. Dillashaw became a star at UFC 173

    What's next for the UFC 173 main card winners?

    Team Alpha Male standout TJ Dillashaw (10-3) became an overnight celebrity after finishing Brazilian superstar Renan Barão in the final frame of their 135-pound championship fight in the main event of UFC 173 from Las Vegas' MGM Grand Garden Arena. Dillashaw, 28, was relatively unknown heading into...
  • Chargers get set under Mike McCoy era with Jason Verrett

    Chargers get set under Mike McCoy era with Jason Verrett

    In his second year as head coach, Mike McCoy decided to begin his draft pick with defense, selecting CB Jason Verrett from TCU with the 25th pick. McCoy had good success last season, with a rejuvenated Phillip Rivers at quarterback, and the team defeating the AFC West rival Denver Broncos twice...
  • Race officials make right call allowing California Chrome to use nasal strip

    Race officials make right call allowing California Chrome to use nasal strip

    Racetrack officials representing the New York State Gaming Commission, the New York Racing Association and the Jockeys Club deserve serious props for allowing Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome to use a nasal strip during next month's Belmont Stakes race at Belmont Park in Elmont...
  • Exclusive interview with Bellator MMA bantamweight superstar Thomas Vasquez

    Exclusive interview with Bellator MMA bantamweight superstar Thomas Vasquez

    Thomas "The Die Hard Kidd" Vasquez (7-1) said May 20 in an exclusive interview with AXS.com that he sees a silver lining in his first pro MMA loss, which came earlier this month at Bellator 118 in Atlantic City. Vasquez, 27, may have fallen a bit short on the judges' scorecards that night, but going...
  • Exclusive interview with UFC superstar Bec 'Rowdy' Rawlings

    Exclusive interview with UFC superstar Bec 'Rowdy' Rawlings

    UFC strawweight superstar Bec "Rowdy" Rawlings (5-3) expects some drama to go down on The Ultimate Fighter 20, but the hard-hitting Aussie doesn't plan to get involved in much of it. Rawlings, 25, has matured since her rise to fame under the Invicta FC banner, so she'll leave the cattiness to the...
  • Justin Bieber and the top five most famous celebrity sports flip-floppers

    Justin Bieber and the top five most famous celebrity sports flip-floppers

    Justin Bieber was loudly booed at a recent Los Angeles Clippers game, and it had little to do with the pop music he creates. Sure, it's probably true that the average adult male Clippers fan doesn't regularly listen to the Canadian pop star's tunes, but that's not likely why they decided to boo him...
  • Milan Lucic makes right move not apologizing for handshake line comments

    Milan Lucic makes right move not apologizing for handshake line comments

    Milan Lucic, a left winger for the Boston Bruins, isn't the first hockey player to make unsportsmanlike remarks to an opposing team in a post-game handshake line, and he sure won't be the last. Lucic, 25, took some heat this week for allegedly threatening Montreal's Dale Weise and Alexei Emelin...
  • Liz Carmouche's coach still irked by controversial UFC loss to Miesha Tate

    Liz Carmouche's coach still irked by controversial UFC loss to Miesha Tate

    Liz Carmouche's longtime coach Manolo Hernandez said May 16 in an exclusive interview with AXS.com that he's still annoyed Miesha "Cupcake" Tate (14-5 MMA, 1-2 UFC) was awarded a unanimous decision victory over his fighter in the co-main of last month's UFC on FOX card in Orlando, Fla. Hernandez...
  • Five best candidates to take over as New York Knicks head coach

    Five best candidates to take over as New York Knicks head coach

    With Steve Kerr heading to the Golden State Warriors, New York Knicks president Phil Jackson is forced to start over in his search to find a new head coach to replace the recently fired Mike Woodson. Luckily for Jackson, there are several high-quality candidates available on the open market. In all...
  • Kobe Bryant shouldn't have a say in who becomes next Los Angeles Lakers coach

    Kobe Bryant shouldn't have a say in who becomes next Los Angeles Lakers coach

    Finishing with a 27-55 record -- the sixth-worst in the NBA this season -- is not what Los Angeles Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak had in mind when he signed former Phoenix Suns and New York Knicks coach Mike D'Antoni to replace Mike Brown as head coach in the winter of 2012. D'Antoni received...
  • Andrea DeAngelo calls for Glory World Series kickboxing to add women's division

    Andrea DeAngelo calls for Glory World Series kickboxing to add women's division

    Hard-hitting Brooklyn kickboxer Andrea DeAngelo (36-4-2) said on May 15 in an exclusive interview with AXS.com that she would like the Glory World Series kickboxing league to consider opening a women's division in the near future, hopefully by the end of this year. DeAngelo, 26, has already turned...
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