FIFA announced today that they have scrapped plans to expand the World Cup in 2022 to a 48 nation affair. “In line with the conclusions of the feasibility study approved by the FIFA Council at its last meeting, FIFA and Qatar have jointly explored all possibilities to increase the number of participant teams from 32 to 48 teams by involving neighbouring countries at the FIFA … Continue reading 48-team World Cup in 2022 is Off
TMZ Sports is reporting that Ric Flair was rushed to a hospital Thursday morning after suffering what’s being called a “medical emergency”. Flair was in the Atlanta area when something went wrong. The 70-year-old WWE legend was initially taken to the emergency room to be treated. The specifics are unclear at this point, but TMZ is reporting that the situation is “very serious.” We reached out … Continue reading Ric Flair Hospitalized after a Medical Emergency
TigerMania will run wild this weekend at the 101st edition of the PGA Championship, which will be held for the first time at Bethpage Black Golf Course in Farmingdale, New York, which makes it a little tougher to handicap. By Chad Cooper – Twitter @thechadcooper Though it’s the first time the Championship will be at Bethpage, the course hosted the US Open in 2002 when … Continue reading Degenerates Guide to the PGA Championship
By Chad Cooper Twitter @thechadcooper Rockets fan 2018: Offseason is gonna be so long. Rockets fan 2019: Hold my beer. Houston had the Bad Guys beat last year – up 3-2 only to falter the final two games including a Game 7 loss at home. Rockets had the Warriors in prime position to finally slay their immortals in Game 5 when Kevin Durant went down … Continue reading Rockets Bounced
Has LA truly become Clip Nation? Well if you ask current Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, the answer is yes. Garcetti on Thursday officially declared that he’s at the helm of a Clippers town. He was asked by TMZ Sports he thought the tides have shifted in the city. “Right now, it’s a Clippers,” Garcetti admitted before saying he was a Lakers fan until the day he … Continue reading The Honeymoon is over in LA for LeBron James
By Chad CooperTwitter @thechadcooper This one may linger, though there isn’t much time to pout. News broke early Thursday that Kevin Durant would not play in Game 6 on Friday after going down with a right calf strain late in the 3rd Quarter. With that said, the betting line for Friday’s game in Houston is now Rockets -7.5 points and GSW is +275 on the … Continue reading Rockets 3.0
by @TopolskiMatt on Twitter It was stunning, sensational and for Liverpool supporters like myself, it felt like being born again. On a “European Night” at Anfield, 90 minutes of football became spiritual and millions of supporters around the world were connected emotionally in ways that escape my limited vocabulary. Liverpool Football Club entered the second leg of the Champions League semifinal trailing Barcelona by 3 … Continue reading Victory at All Costs
It’s been several days since Dean Ambrose shocked the wrestling world by returning to Twitter as his old moniker, Jon Moxley. There has been plenty of speculation over where Jon Moxley might land. The most popular theory is that he’s headed to All Elite Wrestling. But is Moxley really done with WWE? From what we’re hearing, the former Dean Ambrose is not accepting any offers … Continue reading Exclusive: Is Dean Ambrose Really Gone from WWE?
By Chad Cooper Twitter @thechadcooper Ten seconds left. Kevin Durant had a wide-open look. Clank. Seth Curry had a wide-open look. Clank. Whew… 112-108. Series is tied at 2 games apiece with 3 left to play. Bad defense late in Game 4 allowed this to be a lot closer than it should have been. Needed to keep the audience glued to TNT the full 48 … Continue reading New series, who dis?
By Chad Cooper Twitter @thechadcooper A day after the Kentucky Derby post-position draw, favorite Omaha Beach pulled out of the race due to a breathing issue and opens up the betting even more. Not only that, meteorologists in Louisville have all predicted wet weather for the 145th running that takes place Saturday, May 4, around 5:50 CST p.m. at Churchill Downs. It also shifts the … Continue reading The Complete Guide to the 145th Kentucky Derby