• Johnny Manziel gives Redskins the middle finger.
    Sports   /   Posted 08/18/2014

    Browns’ Johnny Manziel Flips Bird To Redskins

    A frustrated Johnny Manziel gave the Redskins bench the middle finger during the Cleveland Browns' 24-23 preseason loss Monday night (Aug. 18). It took place in the third quarter of the game after a...
  • Jay Z
    Sports   /   Posted 08/18/2014

    Jay Z’s Roc Nation Sports Hopes To Become Player In Boxing

    After landing clients in the NFL, MLB and NBA, Jay Z and his Roc Nation Sports hopes to make a push into the boxing world. Company president Michael Yormark tells that they want to...
  • Derrick Rose
    Sports   /   Posted 08/17/2014

    Derrick Rose Returns, As Team USA Bests Brazil

    Team USA took the first win in the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup by defeating Brazil in Chicago on Saturday night (August 16), 95-78. Things kicked off with the return of Derrick Rose, who made...
  • Shawn Marion
    Sports   /   Posted 08/17/2014

    Shawn Marion Commits To Cleveland Cavaliers

    Free-agent forward Shawn Marion has committed to sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers, reports ESPN. Although the team can only offer him a minimum deal, the 36-year-old defensive specialist informed the team over the weekend that...
  • Coach Mike Krzyzewski
    Sports   /   Posted 08/16/2014

    Team USA Coach Wants To Make Chicago Fans Proud

    The Men's USA Basketball National Team continued preparing for the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup tip-off, after DeMarcus Cousins' (Sacramento Kings) knee-to-knee collision and injury on Thursday (Aug. 14). Though no structural damage was...
  • War Machine
    Sports   /   Posted 08/15/2014

    MMA Fighter War Machine Arrested

    MMA fighter War Machine was arrested Friday (Aug. 15) in California for allegedly beating his ex-girlfriend, adult film actress Christy Mack, within an inch of her life. The 32-year-old (born Jon Koppenhaver) was apprehended...
  • Kobe Bryant - 1996 NBA Draft
    Sports   /   Posted 08/15/2014

    Kobe Bryant Says Cavs Making Mistake With Wiggins Trade

    It's been almost 20 years since the Charlotte Hornets made their biggest blunder, trading Kobe Bryant to the Los Angeles Lakers shortly after drafting him. In July, he thanked the Hornets for making that...
  • Maria Sharapova
    Sports   /   Posted 08/15/2014

    Maria Sharapova Crowned World’s Highest-Paid Female Athlete

    The world's highest-paid female athlete is... tennis star Maria Sharapova. The 27-year-old superstar tops Forbes' annual list, beating out the likes of Serena Williams, Le Na and Danica Patrick, among others. According to,...
  • Jay Adams
    Sports   /   Posted 08/15/2014

    Skateboarding Legend Jay Adams Dies At 53

    Legendary skateboarder Jay Adams, best known as one of the original Z-Boys in the 1970s, has passed away. He was just 53 years old. He died late Thursday (August 14) from an apparent heart...
  • A Closer Look At Nike's 2014 Hyperelite Uniform
    Sports   /   Posted 08/15/2014

    A Closer Look At Nike’s 2014 Hyper Elite Uniform

    This week marks the third-annual World Basketball Festival, this year's festivities taking court in Chicago. To commemorate the occasion, Nike gave us time with apparel director Michael Smith, who discussed the recently unveiled Team...
  • Scottie Pippen Gives Tour Of Historic United Center
    Sports   /   Posted 08/15/2014

    Scottie Pippen Gives Tour Of Chicago’s United Center

    Nike gave us a private tour of Chicago's historic United Center this week, during the company's World Basketball Festival 2014. The 21,000 capacity indoor sports arena is home to two of Chicago's most revered athletic...
  • Uber x Barclays Premier League custom Mini Cooper Countryman
    Sports   /   Posted 08/13/2014

    Uber Offers Free Rides For Barclays Premier League Fans

    Following the FIFA World Cup, "football" frenzy continues for fans of the Barclays Premier League in NYC. To help celebrate, the NBC Sports Group and Uber have come together to help launch off the...