Category Archives: Sports

Ethiopian Runner’s Hand Symbol Is the Bravest Act of the 2016 Olympics: “My Gov’t Might Kill Me”

In what is being referred to as “the bravest act of the 2016 Olympics in Rio”, Ethiopia’s Feyisa Lilesa marked his silver medal in the Olympic Games men’s marathon on Sunday by staging a dramatic protest against his country’s government, claiming his life could be in peril. Check out the details below….

The Woman Usain Bolt Was Caught Cheating With Is Brazilian Drug Lord’s Mistress

Usain Bolt is in the news again but this time, it’s his antics off the track that is getting him attention. The girl who apparently spent the night with Usain Bolt after he celebrated his 30th birthday and whose face is plastered all over the blogs right now turns out to be the widow of one of Rio de Janeiro’s most dangerous drug lords! Check out the details below…

Colts/Packers Game Ticket Holders to be Reimbursed by Hall of Fame

People are still fuming over the cancelled Colts/Packers game. There was a lot of hype surrounding the matchup. When the NFL preseason kicked off on August 7th, the Colts and Packers were supposed to thrill crowds when they clashed in a Hall of Fame Game in Canton, Ohio. It is difficult to tell whether the cancellation will affect the NFL predictions against the spread for the next Colts/Packers game.

Gabby Douglas Opens Up About Social Media Bullying & Unfair Criticisms: “It Was Hurtful”

Olympian Gabby Douglas should have been enjoying every second of the last routine of her Olympic career but instead her head was occupied with the barrage of petty insults that, once again, were hurled her way by social media critics and trolls. She had just completed the last routine and last post-competition interview of her Olympic career, and her eyes were puddling up with tears after someone asked her about the latest wave of criticism she had caught back in the U.S. Check out the details below…

Simone Manuel Makes History Becoming the 1st African-American Woman To Win Olympic Medal In Swimming

Today’s “Good News of the Day” comes courtesy of 20-year-old Simone Manuel who just became the first black female swimmer to win an Olympic medal for America when she tied for first place in the 100m freestyle Thursday night! Check out her inspirational story below…

Michael Jordan Donates $5 Million to African American History Museum

Right on the heels of Michael Jordan making the news for his recent million dollar donations to both police organizations and the NAACP last week, not to mention Killer Mike’s request for him to donate to black-owned banks, the basketball legend made a generous donation of $5 million to the National Museum of African American History and Culture. Check out the details below…

Carmelo Anthony Issues Powerful Plea for Athletes To Stop Being Silent & Step Up To Demand Political Change

New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony posted a powerful statement on his social media accounts today calling on his fellow athletes to stop staying silent regarding political issues and to “step up and fight for change”. Check it out below and let us know what you think….

Ayesha Curry Catches Heat for Saying the NBA Is Rigged & Accuses Them of Racial Profiling, Then Retracts Her Statements

Ayesha Curry may be turning her reputation as America’s favorite housewife into the NBA’s most annoying basketball wife. The Golden State Warriors suffered an embarrassing loss to the Cleveland Cavs last night losing 115-106 in Game 6 of the NBA finals. Ayesha Curry’s superstar husband Steph Curry had a rough night – Curry fouled out in the 4th quarter and ended up being ejected for cursing out a ref and throwing his mouthpiece at a fan. That’s around the time Ayesha jumped on Twitter to cape for her man and accused the NBA of being rigged and racially profiling her father. That’s also around the time the NBA and Golden State ownership contacted Ayesha to tell her to cut it out! Check out the details below…

R.I.P. Kimbo Slice Passes Away At 42 Years Old

Some sad news to report as it has been confirmed that professional mixed martial artist Kimbo Slice died Monday at age 42, Bellator MMA announced. Check out the details below…

R.I.P. Boxing Legend Muhammad Ali Passes Away At 74

Some sad news to report as it has been officially confirmed that boxing great Muhammed Ali has passed away at 74 years old. Check out the details below…

Notoriously Quiet Michael Jordan Speaks Out Against North Carolina’s Anti-LGBT Law

The normally apolitical Michael Jordan just became the latest celebrity to speak out against North Carolina’s controversial HB2 law. The new law states that Transgender people who have not taken surgical and legal steps to change the gender noted on their birth certificates have no legal right under state law to use public restrooms of the gender with which they identify. Jordan and his camp have now officially issued a statement calling the law discriminatory against the LGBT community. Check out the details below and let us know what you think…

Adrien Broner Challenges His Mentor Floyd Mayweather To a Fight [VIDEO]

Adrien Broner called out his mentor Floyd Mayweather after his TKO victory over Ashley Theophane in Washington DC last night. Broner and Mayweather haven’t been on the best of terms lately with Mayweather recently taking shots at his former protege’ so Adrien challenged Mayweather to come out of retirement during his post-fight interview and square up with him in the ring! Check out the footage below and let us who you think would win if the fight actually happened?

ESPN Claims Nicki Minaj’s Camp Leaked Audio of Nick Young Admitting He Cheated To Ruin Iggy Azalea’s Life [AUDIO]

The sports world has been dominated by the news of D’Angelo Russell‘s leaked, viral phone video which revealed his teammate Nick Young admitting that he cheated on Iggy Azalea…but the plot just took a surprising twist! According to the celebrity gossip writer who first broke the story, someone from Nick Minaj’s camp allegedly leaked the video as payback to Iggy for her much-publicized feud with Nicki last year. Check out the details below…

NFL Player Dante Fowler Referees Fight Between His Child’s Mother & His Sidepiece? [VIDEO]

This is some real Jerry Springer mess right here. NFL player Dante Fowler was caught on camera playing referee in a brawl between what is believed to be his current girlfriend and the mother of his child! Check out the footage below…

Personal Trainer Puts On 70 lbs. On Purpose To Help His Client Lose Weight

Now this is what you call a dedicated personal trainer! A 35-year-old personal trainer by the name of Adonis Hill ditched his 6-pack abs for a 6 pack of beer and junk food and managed to gain a whopping 70lbs. in order to inspire his client to lose weight! Check out their story below….

Manny Pacquiao Loses His Endorsement Deal with Nike for Comparing Gays To Animals

Nike has announced that it terminated its endorsement contract with boxer Manny Pacquiao on Wednesday after he made comments comparing gays to animals. Check out the details below….

The REAL Reason Cam Newton Left the Post Super Bowl Press Conference [VIDEO]

Everybody has been talking about Carolina Panthers’ QB Cam Newtown dipping out of his press conference after his embarrassing loss last night at Super Bowl 50. Many people are now criticizing Cam for being an inept leader and a sore loser. Well we just found out the REAL reason for Cam’s early departure! Check out the details below…

Seattle Seahawks’ Marshawn Lynch Announces His Retirement with $50 Million Still In the Bank

Seattle Seahawks’ star running back Marshawn “Beast Mode’ Lynch won’t be one of the millionaire pro-athlete-gone-broke stories that you hear about all the time. Lynch almost upstaged the entire Super Bowl with his cryptic announcement of his retirement on Twitter last night. Although his fans may be upset, Lynch is set to walk away with almost $50 million in endorsements! Check out the details below…

The Drake Effect: Toronto Raptors Ban Meek Mill Music from Their Locker Room

Meek Mill still gets no love in Toronto, Canada, specifically the Toronto Raptors’ locker room, thanks to his epic beef with Drake who is now the Raptors’ “global ambassador”. Check out the details below…

WNBA Responds To Gilbert Arena’s Comments About Female Basketball Players Being Ugly

The NBA’s Gilbert Arenas stirred up a lot controversy with some statements he made recently about WNBA female basketball players which the WNBA is calling “sexist” and “repugnant”. Arenas posted a video on his Instagram page of some scantily-clad women in bikinis playing basketball and said that the WNBA needs to hire more “cutie pies” like the ones in the video and less “ugly ones” whom he compared to Donkey Kong and “Orange Is the New Black” castmember. Check out the post that started it all and the WNBA’s response below and let us know if you agree with Arenas’ comments or not….