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Serena Williams: AP Athlete of the Year for 3rd Time Serena Williams: AP Athlete of the Year for 3rd Time

It has just been announced by the Associated Press that the powerful tennis player and one of the most ferocious competitors in any sport has won her third The Associate Press Female Athlete of the Year award. Serena Williams received …

Roger Federer’s Life is Getting Better-er Roger Federer’s Life is Getting Better-er

You’ve heard the song, right? Top-ranked tennis player Roger Federer has been doing more than breaking Grand Slam singles title records and providing us eye candy since Andre Agassi’s retirement– According to an excited tweet from Roger himself, it looks …

Miesha Tate’s Reasoning For Disliking Ronda Rousey Miesha Tate’s Reasoning For Disliking Ronda Rousey
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It is a well known fact that Miesha Tate has always harbored resentment for her fellow UFC fighter Ronda Rousey. Their rivalry has increasingly grown, especially after coaching against each other during season 18 of The Ultimate Fighter. During a …

Manny Pacquiao: Why Won’t He Fight Mayweather? Manny Pacquiao: Why Won’t He Fight Mayweather?
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It seems as if everyone wants to see a match-up between Pacman and Money except for the two people actually risking their faces if they did. For years now, we’ve watched Pacquiao win countless victories in rising weight classes with …

Shin-Soo Choo To Sign $130 Million Deal With Texas Rangers Shin-Soo Choo To Sign $130 Million Deal With Texas Rangers

Shin-Soo Choo has agreed to a seven-year deal worth $130 million to sign with the Texas Rangers, sources told ESPN. The sources have confirmed that the deal doesn’t include an opt-out clause. However, the deal includes a performance package and a …

Facebook Acquires Sports Conversation Analysis Firm SportStream Facebook Acquires Sports Conversation Analysis Firm SportStream

Facebook announced an agreement to acquire SportStream, a San Francisco-based builder of sports conversation analysis technology. The company’s technology (which is apparently patent-pending) surfaces what it deems to be the highest quality Facebook posts and tweets, as well as Instagram …

Bengals Punter Kevin Huber Suffers Jaw Fracture Bengals Punter Kevin Huber Suffers Jaw Fracture
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Cincinnati Bengals punter Kevin Huber suffered a fractured jaw after taking a massive hit from the Steelers’ special teams player Terence Gavin last night, during Pittsburgh’s 30-20 win. During the first quarter, Antonio Brown of Pittsburgh returned a punt from …

Netflix Documentary ‘The Short Game’ Now Available For Streaming Netflix Documentary ‘The Short Game’ Now Available For Streaming

The Short Game, a new documentary Netflix acquired last month, is now available for streaming on the service. The film follows the lives of a handful of “the best 7-year old golfers in the world” as they train to compete …

David Chang: Let’s Raise $6B on Kickstarter and Buy the Redskins David Chang: Let’s Raise $6B on Kickstarter and Buy the Redskins
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Could the Washington Redskins’ name controversy, front office troubles, and generally horrendous football woes be solved with a new, crowdsourced owner? World-famous chef and successful restaurateur David Chang (of Momofuku Noodle Bar, Má Pêche, Milk Bar, Momofuku Ko, and many …

Steeler’s Coach Mike Tomlin Pays More for Misstep Steeler’s Coach Mike Tomlin Pays More for Misstep
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They are laying some more on Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin. Tomlin already has to pay a $100,000 fine for a sideline misstep against that adventure-packed Thanksgiving game against the Ravens, and now NBC Sports informs us that the team …

Steven Peebles Wins at National Finals Rodeo Steven Peebles Wins at National Finals Rodeo

Bareback rodeo rider Steven Peebles scored 85.5 in the second round at the National Rodeo Finals on Saturday night, putting him in fourth in the season standings, with $119,060 in winnings. Peebles, of Redmond, Oregon, rode a horse named Cool …

Texas A&M Stadium Fall: Man Falls To His Death Texas A&M Stadium Fall: Man Falls To His Death

Construction worker, Angel Garcia, was working for Lindamood Demolition when he fell four stories from Texas A&M’s Kyle Field. According to a statement released by the university, the accident occurred at around 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday at the north end …

Brett Favre Coaching In Championship Game Brett Favre Coaching In Championship Game

Brett Favre is on the football field this Friday in Jackson, as a coach, trying to lead Oak Grove High, who advanced to the Mississippi state championship game against Tupelo. Favre, the NFL’s record holder for passing yards, touchdowns and …

Tom Daley Has A Boyfriend; “It Felt Right” Tom Daley Has A Boyfriend; “It Felt Right”

Olympic diver Tom Daley surprised his fans by revealing he is dating a man, despite previously dating girls. The 19-year-old diver, who won a bronze medal in London 2012 Olympics, revealed the news on Monday in a YouTube video. Daley says …

World Cup Pots Announced; US Potentially Doomed World Cup Pots Announced; US Potentially Doomed
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The draw for the 2014 World Cup pots will happen on Friday in Brazil, the host country for the event. However, in a press conference which demonstrates once again why Americans aren’t in love with the most popular sport in …

Yahoo Acquires SkyPhrase For Natural Language Processing Yahoo Acquires SkyPhrase For Natural Language Processing

Yahoo announced today that it has acquired SkyPhrase, a developer of natural language processing technology. The company will become part of Yahoo Labs. “The team of four has built amazing natural language processing technology and we’re excited to welcome them …

Le’Veon Bell’s Hard Hit Raises NFL Rule Questions Le’Veon Bell’s Hard Hit Raises NFL Rule Questions

A scary play during the Baltimore- Steelers game this Thanksgiving has put the no-helmet rule under fiery discussion. The Steelers were being dominated throughout the entire game against the Ravens, but fought for a chance to come back towards the …

Victoria Azarenka Set to Play Serena Williams Victoria Azarenka Set to Play Serena Williams
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Serena Williams, the number one player in the Women’s Tennis Association, is slated to play number two player Victoria Azarenka in what should be an exciting exhibition match in Thailand next month. Victoria Azarenka, the 24-year-old tennis player from the …

Allen “The Answer” Iverson’s Number to be Retired Allen “The Answer” Iverson’s Number to be Retired

According to an NBC announcement this Wednesday, Allen Iverson’s no. 3 will join its rightful place among legendary names such as Wilt Chamberlain, Julius Erving and Charles Barkley when his jersey gets retired on the first of March next year. …

OJ Simpson Denied Request For New Trial OJ Simpson Denied Request For New Trial

A Nevada judge has denied OJ Simpson’s request for a new trial after he was convicted in 2007 for armed robbery and kidnapping. Simpson wanted the new trial to tell his side of the story, about the botched armed robbery …

Brandon Rios Set To Fight Manny Pacquiao Tonight Brandon Rios Set To Fight Manny Pacquiao Tonight

A defeat in this fight could put an end to Manny Pacquiao’s career. When Manny was knocked out by Mexican rival Juan Manuel Marquez, many critics said that the career of the Filipino boxing sensation was over. The intriguing Welterweight …