• 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...
  • Christy Mack and War Machine
    Sports   /   Posted 08/13/2014

    Porn Star Christy Mack Beaten By MMA BF War Machine

    If you haven't heard by now, reports circulated Monday (August 11) about porn star Christy Mack being beaten within an inch of her life by ex-boyfriend/MMA fighter War Machine. The adult star shared the...
  • Jon Jones
    Sports   /   Posted 08/12/2014

    Jon Jones Suffers Leg Injury, Postpones UFC 178 Fight

    As much as UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones and challenger Daniel Cormier want to get their hands on each other, it'll have to wait... because Jones is hurt. The UFC announced Tuesday (August...
  • Chris Paul
    Sports   /   Posted 08/12/2014

    L.A. Clippers Have A New Owner: Steve Ballmer’s Bid Finalized

    Despite Donald Sterling's attempts to block the sale of the Los Angeles Clippers, the deal has been finalized. According to, former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer's bid to purchase the NBA franchise closed Tuesday...
  • Paul George
    Sports   /   Posted 08/11/2014

    Paul George Is Now “PG-13,” Changes Jersey Number

    Indiana Pacers star Paul George is expected to be out for the season, as he recovers from injury, but when he does return, he will wear a different number. According to, he applied for...
  • Andrew Wiggins
    Sports   /   Posted 08/11/2014

    Andrew Wiggins Wanted To Be Traded?

    Although it may seem like a tough break for #1 draft pick Andrew Wiggins, after news surfaced that he's being traded from the Cavs to the Timberwolves for Kevin Love, the NBA prospect actually...
  • Drake
    Sports   /   Posted 08/11/2014

    Toronto Raptors Fined For Drake’s Pitch To Kevin Durant

    The NBA handed the Toronto Raptors a $25,000 fine for comments rapper/team ambassador Drake made toward Kevin Durant at a recent concert. During his performance at the 2014 OVO Fest, Drizzy directed comments toward Kevin Durant (who was...
  • Johnny Manziel Makes Professional Debut
    Sports   /   Posted 08/10/2014

    Browns’ Johnny Manziel Makes Professional Debut

    Johnny Manziel made his Cleveland Browns debut on Saturday (August 9), during his team's preseason loss to the Detroit Lions. While the rookie had his moments, his and Brian Hoyer's performances weren't definitive in...