Trump rips Redskins, Indians for attempting name changes

Trump rips Redskins, Indians for attempting name changes

President Trump waded deeper into the culture wars roiling the US on Monday — defending the team names of the Washington Redskins and Cleveland Indians and slamming them for being “politically correct.” “They name teams out of STRENGTH, not weakness, but now the Washington Redskins & Cleveland Indians, two fabled sports franchises, look like they … Read more

Bubba Wallace responds to President Donald Trump’s hoax tweet: ‘Love over hate every day’

ESPN's Marty Smith expresses frustration after a noose was found in Bubba Wallace’s garage

Bubba Wallace is taking the high road after facing criticism from President Donald Trump. In a tweet sent out Monday morning, Trump claimed the 26-year-old NASCAR Cup Series driver should apologize for being part of a “hoax” after a noose was found in his Talladega Superspeedway garage stall last month.  Has @BubbaWallace apologized to all of … Read more

Patrick Mahomes contract: Chiefs reportedly sign QB to 10-year extension, the ‘richest’ in NFL history

Patrick Mahomes contract: Chiefs reportedly sign QB to 10-year extension, the 'richest' in NFL history

There’s no quarterback like Patrick Mahomes, now there’s no contract like his, either. The Kansas City quarterback, fresh off a miraculous Super Bowl run and a year removed from winning league MVP, has agreed to a 10-year contract extension with Kansas City. The deal was first reported by ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Chiefs and QB Patrick … Read more

Paige Spiranac’s sexting story is causing her problems

Paige Spiranac’s sexting story is causing her problems

Paige Spiranac is encouraging critics to get to know her beyond the “clickbait.” On Sunday, the golfer-turned-influencer posted a series of Instagram stories that appeared to reference recent articles tied to last week’s episode of her “Playing A Round” podcast, in which she and her co-host discussed sexting. “I hate clickbait and false headlines. This … Read more

Baseball Returns…For Now feat. Mike Puma

Amazin

Robert Sabo It feels so good to be back. It feels good for baseball to be back…at least for now. With spring training 2.0 underway at Citi Field, it’s time for the return of the “Amazin’ But True” podcast with me and former Met Nelson Figueroa. Figgie never thought he would be so happy to … Read more

How MLB coronavirus testing broke down and put teams in flux

How MLB coronavirus testing broke down and put teams in flux

MLB endured a perfect storm of obstacles to its testing program over the holiday weekend — in part because it was the holiday weekend. The Oakland A’s, Houston Astros and Washington Nationals at minimum did not receive results back from tests taken on Friday by Monday morning. Therefore the Astros and Nationals cancelled workouts Monday … Read more

Rasir Bolton’s Penn State letter shows power of college athletes speaking out against ‘protected’ coaches

Rasir Bolton's Penn State letter shows power of college athletes speaking out against 'protected' coaches

Because the only form of substantial compensation student-athletes receive is a revocable scholarship, criticizing coaches and administrators has long been a risky avenue. Historically, few players in college athletics have spoken out about problems within their program, even when those issues include racially insensitive behavior from coaches. That’s made the recent trend of current and former athletes … Read more

Randy Orton shares photos of topless wife

Randy Orton shares photos of topless wife

WWE legend Randy Orton has shown he is not afraid to get down and dirty both in and out of the ring. Orton defeated Hall of Famer Edge at Backlash in June in what was billed as the Greatest Wrestling Match Ever. Now Orton has shown off his private life by posting a revealing topless … Read more

Reigning MVP Carlos Vela opts out of MLS is Back Tournament

Reigning MVP Carlos Vela opts out of MLS is Back Tournament

Carlos Vela had a hand — more accurately, a foot — in more than half of LAFC’s goals in the 2019 Major League Soccer season. But however many games the club will play in the MLS is Back Tournament beginning this week in Orlando, they’ll have to generate scoring without the league’s reigning MVP. Vela … Read more