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U.S., Mexico and Canada chosen to host 2026 World Cup

- The United States, Canada and Mexico were all chosen Wednesday to host the 2026 World Cup, a first for one of the world's best-known sporting tournaments. FIFA voted 134 to 65 to award the tournament to the North American plan, called the United Bid. FIFA chose the three nations over Morocco. Cuba, Slovenia and [...]

2018-06-13T14:05:40+00:00 June 13th, 2018|

Belmont Stakes controversy: Did alliance ensure a Justify victory?

Justify’s emergence as the only undefeated Triple Crown champion after Seattle Slew and the 13th horse overall to complete the rare sweep went from a feel-good story to one awash in controversy on Sunday. Queens, N.Y., native Mike Repole, co-owner of fourth-place Vino Rosso and last-place Noble Indy in the field of 10, hopes Belmont [...]

2018-06-11T11:20:12+00:00 June 11th, 2018|

NBA Finals: Warriors sweep Cavs for back-to-back titles

Stephen Curry scored a game-high 37 points, leading the Golden State Warriors to their second consecutive championship with a 108-85 win against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 4 of the NBA Finals Friday in Cleveland. The Warriors sharpshooter also earned his third championship in four seasons. Kevin Durant scored 20 points and had 12 rebounds [...]

2018-06-11T11:03:40+00:00 June 11th, 2018|

Nancy Pelosi ‘punted’ on NFL anthem question

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi addresses reporters in Washington, June 15, 2017. (Reuters) House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi faced questions last week about where she stands, or kneels, regarding the NFL's recently announced policy on national anthem protests. Though she claimed to side with the players, her answers didn't sit well with many political observers. [...]

2018-05-27T14:05:21+00:00 May 27th, 2018|

Woman’s $18 bet on Kentucky Derby day wins $1.2 million

The Sport of Kings knighted a new millionaire. A Texas woman won $1.2 million on an $18 'Pick 5' bet that included Kentucky Derby winnner Justify. The Austin Statesman reported on Sunday that the woman, who was not identified but posed for a picture, will be taking home about the same amount as the owners [...]

2018-05-07T13:28:51+00:00 May 7th, 2018|

Are the Top 5 Draft picks racist and too arrogant ?

The NFL Draft is a premier night for potential stars looking to make a name for themselves and is Christmas come early for the rabid football fan. But as Thursday night draws near, a possible No. 1 pick’s stock could be falling due to old tweets and a one-handed linebacker is looking to make a [...]

2018-04-28T12:26:16+00:00 April 28th, 2018|

Cleveland Browns pick Baker Mayfield No. 1 as NFL Draft

If 1983 will forever be known as The Year of The Quarterback in the NFL Draft, 2018 could at least be its equal. Beginning with the Cleveland Browns picking Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield No.1 overall, four college signal-callers were selected with the first ten choices. That's never happened before -- not even in 1983, when future [...]

2018-04-28T12:10:23+00:00 April 28th, 2018|

Girlfriend of Dallas Cowboys’ David Irving makes…..

The girlfriend of Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman David Irving accused him of domestic violence Monday, then issued a statement retracting her claims hours later. Angela Sanchez said that she and Irving had gotten into a "vocal argument" at their Frisco, Tex. home Sunday that "spilled out into our front yard." She added that neighbors became [...]

2018-04-23T22:38:55+00:00 April 23rd, 2018|

LFL PREPARES TO BRING ON TEAM OWNERSHIP GROUPS IN 2018

(LOS ANGELES, CA – Wednesday, January 3) Legends Football League, LLC. (LFL) officials are set to announce as of January 2018, for the first-time in league history, the LFL will be taking on individual and/or group ownership of its existing and future teams. “These past nine years have been spent tirelessly working to establish a [...]

2018-04-17T15:59:19+00:00 April 17th, 2018|

Ex-Puerto Rico senator gets 4 years in prison for

-- A former Puerto Rico Senator Hector Martinez Maldonado was sentenced to four years in federal prison for accepting high-priced boxing tickets in exchange for legislation favorable to a private company, the Justice Department announced Thursday. The man who offered the bribe, Juan Bravo Fernandez, the former president of Ranger American, one of the largest [...]

2018-04-13T11:47:58+00:00 April 13th, 2018|