2017 NCAA Final Four Showdown

March Madness is one of my top sporting events.  Each Spring, raw talent is displayed on the court from all over the nation; for three weeks, 68 teams are placed in a single-elimination tournament to battle until we have just one team standing to hoist the national championship trophy at mid-court.  The Big Dance has become…

Shaquille O’Neal gets a statue outside the Staples Center

  There was seven iconic statues outside of the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles, and they added another one — and it is a doosie! The Los Angeles Lakers organization held a ceremony Friday night honoring Basketball Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal, with his family, former teammates, and coaches in attendance to celebrate his tenure…

Video released of alleged Darrelle Revis incident

New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis was charged with four first-degree felonies and one misdemeanor stemming from an alleged incident that occurred Sunday morning of February 12 in Pittsburgh. Revis was charged with two felony counts of aggravated assault, one felony count of robbery, one felony count of conspiracy (aggravated assault), and one misdemeanor count of terroristic…

Bland thoughts of the 2017 NBA Slam Dunk Contest

pic.twitter.com/OIWAu6znYs — José ⭐ (@whoisjoserivera) February 19, 2017 There was a Verizon Slam Dunk Contest last year north of the border in Toronto where the Minnesota Timberwolves’ Zach LaVine and the Orlando Magic’s Aaron Gordon had an epic battle where the entertainment was as intense as Vince Carter’s performance at Oakland Arena in the year 2000. The 2017 Slam Dunk Contest didn’t…

It is time to play a game of TAG (NFL-style)

  The National Football League goes through this every year and the season that the 32 NFL organizations use for the betterment of the team and players despise has come. Wednesday, February 15, starts the two-week window in which NFL teams can choose to use the franchise tag on impending free agents.  Teams may only use one tag in…

Atlanta brewery loses SB LI bet to Sam Adams and had to pay up with a special edition brew

Samuel Adams brewery in Boston made a Super Bowl 51 bet with Atlanta’s Sweetwater Brewing Co. and the loser had to develop and distribute a limited edition beer honoring the champions. With the Atlanta Falcons committing the ultimate collapse and “held an L” for the defeat against the New England Patriots, Sweetwater anted up and went…