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Samantha Steele Dating A Viking, Sports World Gets Gossipy Samantha Steele Dating A Viking, Sports World Gets Gossipy

Sexy sideline reporter Samantha Steele is often the subject of talk within the sports world; when the 26-year old blonde took over for Erin Andrews on “College GameDay”, ESPN was all aflutter. Now that it’s been confirmed that she’s dating …

Beano Cook Dies: Sports World Loses “An American Original” Beano Cook Dies: Sports World Loses “An American Original”

Beano Cook began his sports career in 1956, not long after graduating from the University of Pittsburgh. He would go on to become a beloved fixture in the competitive sports world and make a name for himself via CBS, ABC, …

ESPN Launches SportsCenter Feed, A Twitter-Like Stream of All Things Sports ESPN Launches SportsCenter Feed, A Twitter-Like Stream of All Things Sports

Twitter’s quick-hit, real-time format is good for all kinds of news – especially sports. Sports fans can create lists of their favorite athletes, reporters, and official team accounts and easily see all of the breaking news as it develops. The …

NFL Referee Yanked after Facebook Outs Him as Hardcore Saints Fan NFL Referee Yanked after Facebook Outs Him as Hardcore Saints Fan

As the NFL referees lockout continues, people are finding more and more reasons to complain about the replacement refs. The preseason saw its fair share of blown calls, and a quick search of Twitter will show you that people are …

Google Fiber TV Finally Nabs Deal With Disney Google Fiber TV Finally Nabs Deal With Disney

Google Fiber TV has already proven itself to be an incredible deal. For only $120 a month, subscribers get access to the highest definition television currently possible with all kinds of extra goodies, including a Nexus 7 tablet. The only …

DADADA, DADADA: Here’s the Guy Who Created The SportsCenter Theme DADADA, DADADA: Here’s the Guy Who Created The SportsCenter Theme
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“Everybody knows SportsCenter, everybody watches it, it’s absolutely a universal thing,” Colby said. “It is a tremendously gratifying thing for an artist…to be a part of it, whatever the small part is.” Those are the word of 63-year-old John Colby, …

ESPN’s 30 for 30 Sports Docu-Series Coming to Amazon Prime Instant Video ESPN’s 30 for 30 Sports Docu-Series Coming to Amazon Prime Instant Video

In a landscape packed with legitimate streaming video heavyweights, Amazon is looking to make their Prime instant Video service more attractive with the addition of new content – this time from the sports and documentary genres. Today, the company announced …

Tim Tebow Coverage Draws ESPN Viewers’ Ire On Twitter Tim Tebow Coverage Draws ESPN Viewers’ Ire On Twitter
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It’s likely that Mark Sanchez will remain the starting quarterback for the New York Jets for the foreseeable future, despite the fact that the team picked up QB Tim Tebow during the offseason, but if Twitter followers could enter the …

Erin Andrews Leaving ESPN: Twitter Breaks News Erin Andrews Leaving ESPN: Twitter Breaks News

Erin Andrews, who has been the sideline reporter for ESPN for over eight years, is leaving the network. Her departure was announced yesterday by publicist Mike Soltys on Twitter, sparking instant talk about the popular reporter. Her fame has grown …

ESPN Either Sucks At RSS Or Is Really Committed To LeBron ESPN Either Sucks At RSS Or Is Really Committed To LeBron
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As you might expect, for the past few hours, ESPN has been completely committed to LeBron James and the Miami Heat winning the NBA Championship. Move over, Euro 2012, this is King James’ house. I get that. What I don’t …

Hockeyfights.com NHL Fight Of The Year Nominees Hockeyfights.com NHL Fight Of The Year Nominees
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The National Hockey League has come a long way in the last 8 years. From a lockout that was the first in professional American sports to cost a league an entire season, to the overwhelming popularity of the Winter Classic. …

Lee Corso And His Rubber Duck Become Internet Memes Lee Corso And His Rubber Duck Become Internet Memes

ESPN’s “Cursing” Lee Corso is always good for a laugh when he’s on the College GameDay set, and now, Corso’s found a way to crossover in the offseason, courtesy of a old fashioned swimsuit and a rubber duck. Armed with …

Twitter and ESPN Introduce Sports Branded Campaigns Twitter and ESPN Introduce Sports Branded Campaigns

Due to the incredible volume of sports-related tweets that accompany almost every sporting event of note–the Women’s World Cup Final, for instance–Twitter is looking for a way to monetize these reactions. To address this endeavor, Twitter is partnering with ESPN …

Justin Upton Defends Brother, Blasts ESPN On Twitter Justin Upton Defends Brother, Blasts ESPN On Twitter

In the grand scheme of Twitter “meltdowns,” Justin Upton’s was rather tame, if not perfectly accurate. But, controversy is always a hit with the trend-following Internet crowd, so here we are. What we have is the Upton brothers, both of …

The Difficulties of Being Michael Jordan The Difficulties of Being Michael Jordan

You know that dream you have about trading places with Michael Jordan, or, well, any famous athlete/actor/celebrity? You probably think it would be pretty great, don’t you? All that money, all that fame, and all that ability. The world would …

Joe Flacco Blasted For Saying He’s “Best QB” In NFL Joe Flacco Blasted For Saying He’s “Best QB” In NFL
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There’s a lot of ego floating around in the NFL, and for good reason; athletes get paid millions of dollars for skills most of us commoners only dream of having, and they get the big contracts because they perform consistently …

James Justice Dunks His Way To A Trending Topic James Justice Dunks His Way To A Trending Topic
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Dig, if you will, a picture. No, not you and I engaged in a kiss; instead, the picture in question features a 5-10 basketball player with such leaping ability–52-inch vertical–you’d think man is actually capable of flight. That’s the mental …

Tebow Trade Hits A Snag: Jets May Not Be Able To Afford Him Tebow Trade Hits A Snag: Jets May Not Be Able To Afford Him

The much-talked about and highly volatile subject of Tim Tebow being traded to the New York Jets gets yet another wrinkle today, as ESPN’s Adam Schefter has just reported that they agreed to the deal before realizing they would have …

Erin Andrews And ESPN Might Split Erin Andrews And ESPN Might Split

It took a while for everyone to get used to seeing women reporting from the sidelines at sporting events. Even longer to get used to women interviewing players in their locker rooms, especially when players seem to have no problem …

Magic Johnson Documentary Revisits His “Announcement” Magic Johnson Documentary Revisits His “Announcement”

In November of 1991, L.A. Lakers star player Magic Johnson announced to the world that he had been diagnosed with HIV. It came as a shock not only to basketball fans, but to fans of the man himself. He had …

What Team Will Peyton Manning Play For Next? What Team Will Peyton Manning Play For Next?

Now that Peyton Manning’s future with the Indianapolis Colts has been decided–the official, official word comes at 12 pm ET, but the cat’s already out of the bag–the speculation turns to where which team will Manning be throwing the football …