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  • The best players to wear No. 24 for the Oakland Raiders

    The best players to wear No. 24 for the Oakland Raiders

    Marshawn Lynch had a successful debut for the Oakland Raiders in their Week 1 victory over the Tennessee Titans in Nashville. He finished the game with 76 rushing yards and one catch for 16 yards. He was held out of the end zone but had a long rush of 14 yards. The Oakland native helped the Raiders...
  • Bellator is giving away a Fedor Emelianenko bobblehead

    Bellator's upcoming bobblehead giveaway is an industry game-changer

    Bellator is giving away limited edition Fedor Emelianenko bobbleheads to the first 5,000 fans to show up to San Jose's SAP Center for Bellator 183, marking one of the first times in MMA history that a major promotion has turned to a fan giveaway gimmick to drive ticket sales. Promotional giveaways...
  • US and Mexico National Arena Soccer Teams to face off at the Denver Coliseum on Sept. 23

    US and Mexico National Arena Soccer Teams to face off at the Denver Coliseum on Sept. 23

    In 2013, the U.S. Men’s National Soccer squared off against Costa Rica at Denver’s Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in the middle of a heavy spring snow storm. That game would come to be known at the “Snow Classico” and the 1-0 victory remains one of the most memorable games in USMNT history. It certainly...
  • Newell adds sex appeal, excitement to LFA's lightweight division

    Newell adds sex appeal, excitement to LFA's lightweight division

    Connecticut heartthrob "Notorious" Nick Newell (13-1) is taking his talents to Legacy Fighting Alliance. The 31-year-old announced earlier this week that he's coming out of retirement for a chance to cement his legacy as one of the best 155-pound fighters in the world, and convince fans that he's...
  • Vegas Golden Knights Player Profile: C Cody Eakin

    Vegas Golden Knights Player Profile: C Cody Eakin

    On Sunday, the Vegas Golden Knights play their first National Hockey League preseason game, in Vancouver against the Canucks, while their first home preseason game is September 26 against the Los Angeles Kings at T-Mobile Arena. Soon, the NHL regular season will start, and the Las Vegas Strip will...
  • 3 things you have to check out on your visit to Wrigley Field

    3 things you have to check out on your visit to Wrigley Field

    At the front entrance of Wrigley Field, a spectacular Ernie Banks statue towers over the crowd, reminding fans of Chicago's rich baseball history. The life-size effigy, located near the ballpark's Will Call ticket window, is a classic spot for a fan photo op. However, more importantly, it's a great...
  • 'Hand In Hand' telethon raises $44 million for those affected by hurricanes Irma and Harvey

    'Hand In Hand' telethon raises $44 million for those affected by hurricanes Irma and Harvey

    Tuesday night’s (Sept. 12) "Hand in Hand" telethon can certainly be counted as a success. The star-studded, one-hour primetime televised event--organized by superstar manager Scooter Braun and Houston rapper Bun B--helped to raise over $44 million as of this morning for those affected by hurricanes...
  • The best games in the 49ers-Seahawks rivalry

    The best games in the 49ers-Seahawks rivalry

    The San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks do not have a very long rivalry. In fact, they had met only six times prior to 2002 when the Seahawks moved from the AFC West to NFC West. The two teams will play the 38th meeting between the two teams, including the payoffs, Sunday afternoon at...
  • NFL premieres Carrie Underwood's 2017 ‘Sunday Night Football’ opening

    NFL premieres Carrie Underwood's 2017 ‘Sunday Night Football’ opening

    The NFL debuted its Sunday Night Football intro featuring country star Carrie Underwood on Sept. 10, during the Dallas Cowboys vs. New York Giants game and each year, the opening clip gets better and better.  Underwood looks stunning in a sexy red sequined outfit as the centerpiece of the video...
  • Vegas Golden Knights Player Profile: LW James Neal

    Vegas Golden Knights Player Profile: LW James Neal

    In just a few days, the Vegas Golden Knights will travel to Vancouver to play their first National Hockey league preseason game, and their first home preseason game is scheduled for September 26 against the Los Angeles Kings at T-Mobile Arena on the Las Vegas Strip. Yes, the NHL has arrived in Vegas...
  • Video: J.A. Happ display highlights Rogers Centre walking tour

    Video: J.A. Happ display highlights Rogers Centre walking tour

    The exterior of the Rogers Centre is a sight to behold, offering charming views of the Toronto skyline and a jaw-dropping glimpse at one of Canada's top modern architectural marvels. As far as MLB ballparks go, it doesn't get much better than the iconic, magnificent home of the Blue Jays. AXS, on...
  • Video: Walking tour of Citi Field is a trip down New York Mets' memory lane

    Video: Walking tour of Citi Field is a trip down New York Mets' memory lane

    The New York Mets have one of the finest, most elegant ballparks in professional baseball. Citi Field, located in the heart of Queens and smack dab in the middle of the historic Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, is a must-see attraction for all sports fans. You don't have to be a Mets fan to enjoy a...
  • Vegas Golden Knights Season Preview: Experienced and talented goalies will carry the team in 2017-18

    Vegas Golden Knights Season Preview: Experienced and talented goalies will carry the team in 2017-18

    The first preseason game for the Vegas Golden Knights is just around the corner, as the team is getting ready for its inaugural season in the National Hockey League. Although there are seven preseason games on the schedule, the Golden Knights open up the season on the road in Dallas on October...
  • Invicta FC 26: Rincón in line for bantamweight title shot?

    Invicta FC 26: Rincón in line for bantamweight title shot?

    With a pair of impressive victories in her first two starts under the Invicta Fighting Championships banner, 24-year-old California sensation "Yaya" Rincón (2-0) is on the short list for a title shot against new bantamweight world champion Yana "Foxy" Kunitskaya. The undefeated newcomer put her name...
  • UFC: Chookagian takes dig at 'TUF 26' star Gevorgyan

    UFC: Chookagian takes dig at 'TUF 26' star Gevorgyan

    New Jersey flyweight sensation Katlyn Chookagian (9-1) doesn't like that "TUF 26" star Karine "Princess" Gevorgyan (3-2) claims to be the first and only female Armenian fighter in the UFC.  The 28-year-old UFC vet took a dig at Gevorgyan via Twitter, tweeting that she feels the youngster's idea of...
  • Vegas Golden Knights Season Preview: Blue liners could be the difference makers in 2017-18

    Vegas Golden Knights Season Preview: Blue liners could be the difference makers in 2017-18

    The expansion Vegas Golden Knights join the National Hockey League this season, and the team's first exhibition game takes place September 17. Hockey fans in Las Vegas and around the country want to circle October 6 on their calendars as the first official regular-season game for the Golden Knights...
  • Santa Cruz fight provides Avalos a golden opportunity to elevate his stock

    Santa Cruz fight provides Avalos a golden opportunity to elevate his stock

    Let's be real: Nobody thinks Chris Avalos (27-5, 20 KOs) is going to beat Leo Santa Cruz (33-1-1, 18 KOs) on Oct. 14.  Many in the boxing community -- fans and media members alike -- believe the Oct. 14 showdown in California will be a one-sided squash match in favor of the reigning WBA super world...
  • WWE 'No Mercy' could soon become one of pro wrestling's signature events

    WWE 'No Mercy' could soon become one of pro wrestling's signature events

    WWE No Mercy isn't one of the biggest, heavily-hyped pay-per-view cards of the year for the spectacularly popular pro wrestling company, but there's a lot to like about the Sept. 24 event scheduled for the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, Calif. When it comes to pay-per-view build-up, the WWE's "Big...
  • Andrea Lee says Legacy Fighting Alliance 23 'could be' her last hometown fight

    Andrea Lee says Legacy Fighting Alliance 23 'could be' her last hometown fight

    Legacy Fighting Alliance 23 could be the last MMA card that Andrea "KGB" Lee (7-2) ever gets to compete on in her hometown of Shreveport, La. The 28-year-old phenom revealed via her official Instagram page that she's likely taking her talents elsewhere after her fight with Jamie Thorton (4-3) is in...
  • Vegas Golden Knights Season Preview: Depth up front could be team strength in 2017-18

    Vegas Golden Knights Season Preview: Depth up front could be team strength in 2017-18

    The National Hockey League welcomes the Vegas Golden Knights to its ranks this season, and the team is getting ready for its first exhibition game on Sept. 17. While the regular season doesn't start until Oct. 6 in Dallas—while the first official home game for the Golden Knights is Oct. 10 at T...
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