of the Indianapolis Colts during the game against the Tennessee Titans at LP Field on September 27, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee.

Five potential upsets in NFL Week 5

While Week 5 of the 2015 NFL season doesn’t look like it will feature many upsets at first glance, few things are more certain than a handful of underdogs beating favorites every Sunday. Using odds from sportsbookreview.com, we’ve identified five potential upsets in Week 5: Seattle Seahawks (+3.0) at Cincinnati Bengals The Bengals are off to a […]

WACO, TX - AUGUST 31:  Fans look at a statue of former Baylor Bears quarterback Robert Griffin III at McLane Stadium on August 31, 2014 in Waco, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

RG3 statue at Baylor vandalized by TCU fans (photos)

The hits just keep coming for Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III. As if losing the starting job to Kirk Cousins wasn’t enough, RG3 has now seen his statue at Baylor University vandalized. Baylor is set to take on TCU on Friday night in what is a huge rivalry game, and we’re going to assume […]

the Cleveland Cavaliers the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center on January 16, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  The Cavaliers won 126-121.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.   (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

LeBron James says he’s in same class as Michael Jordan

The comparison of Michael Jordan to LeBron James has been an ongoing debate for roughly five years now, and it’s one that may never end. Jordan is the G.O.A.T., as he won six NBA championships and garnered Finals MVP honors in each of those seasons. He averaged over 30 points per game during the course […]

SANTA CLARA, CA - OCTOBER 04:  Quarterback Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers looks to throw the ball against the Green Bay Packers during their NFL game at Levi's Stadium on October 4, 2015 in Santa Clara, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Colin Kaepernick’s contract structure protects team from overpaying struggling QB

The contract that San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick signed in June of last year marks a new era regarding money paid to quarterbacks. It’s not the value or length—six years, $114 million—nor the guaranteed money—$61 million—that makes it so curious. After all, it’s rare that a quarterback ever sees the full value of a contract he signs […]


Matt Barnes opens up about Derek Fisher fight

Memphis Grizzlies guard Matt Barnes was reportedly involved in a physical altercation with New York Knicks head coach Derek Fisher on Saturday. Barnes showed up at ex-wife Gloria Govan’s home in Los Angeles and the two got into it. Barnes reportedly punched Fisher and felt betrayed by his former teammate, as the Knicks coach has been […]

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NFL tells Browns CB Tramon Williams he wasn’t offside on field goal vs. Chargers

Forget about a missed illegal batting call. The NFL made a mess of more than just one game-deciding call in Week 4. According to Cleveland Browns cornerback Tramon Williams, the NFL has admitted to wrongfully flagging him for being offside on San Diego’s first game-winning field goal attempt last Sunday. “The coaches sent in the tape questioning […]

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - OCTOBER 4: Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals congratulates teammate Salvador Perez #13 on a two-run home run against the Minnesota Twins during the third inning of the game on October 4, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

MLB postseason power rankings

There’s a great difference between being built for the long regular season and being able to withstand the postseason. That notion will be proven out over the coming weeks. That’s when we get to see who can handle – and who’ll collapse – under the intense October pressure. 8. Houston Astros Living on the edge for about two weeks […]

PITTSBURGH, PA - OCTOBER 07:  The Chicago Cubs and Pittsburgh Pirates benches clear after Jake Arrieta #49 of the Chicago Cubs is hit by a pitch thrown by Tony Watson #44 of the Pittsburgh Pirates in the seventh inning during the National League Wild Card game at PNC Park on October 7, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Cubs and Pirates get into brawl, benches clear (video)

There was no love lost among players in Wednesday night’s NL Wild Card Game between the Chicago Cubs and Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park. The Cubs shut out the Pirates 4-0 behind a dominant, complete-game-outing from Jake Arrieta, and it’s clear players on the home team were frustrated. It was no accident when Pirates reliever […]


Odell Beckham punches Preston Brown, gets fined (video)

New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. is already developing a bad reputation among his peers in just his second season in the league. Beckham had to expect a lot of contact from opposing defensive backs after his historic rookie season, as they were clearly going to look to take away the Giants’ biggest […]

the San Antonio Spurs the Los Angeles Clippers during Game Seven of the Western Conference quarterfinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on May 2, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  The Clippers won 111-109 to win the series four games to three.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.   (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Matt Barnes drove 95 miles to fight Derek Fisher over ex-wife

“Meet me in Temecula” just got one-upped. Matt Barnes reportedly drove 95 miles to his ex-wife Gloria Govan’s home to fight Derek Fisher, who has been in a relationship with her. Fisher was at Govan’s house for a bonfire Saturday, and Barnes was in the area out in Santa Barbara, Calif., for Grizzlies training camp. […]

PITTSBURGH, PA - OCTOBER 07:  A view of Federal Street outside PNC park before the National League Wild Card game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Chicago Cubs at PNC Park on October 7, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Cubs fans troll Pirates with clever prank

The Chicago Cubs clinched a postseason berth for the first time since 2008, and fans are already having some fun at their opponent’s expense. With the Cubs set to square off against the Pirates in Wednesday night’s NL Wild Card Game, supporters of the team from the “Windy City” took it upon themselves to troll […]

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 04:  Ryan Tannehill #17 of the Miami Dolphins looks to pass the ball during the game against New York Jets at Wembley Stadium on October 4, 2015 in London, England.  (Photo by Stephen Pond/Getty Images)

Ryan Tannehill calls practice squad report “slanderous”

Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill isn’t happy about a recent report claiming he verbally lambasted a few members of his team’s practice squad. In fact, he’s calling it slander. “Yeah, I’m upset. It’s slanderous to report things I didn’t say, to degrade my reputation, it’s sickening to me,” Tannehill told NFL Network’s Jeff Darlington, via Gregg […]

NASHVILLE, TN - SEPTEMBER 27:  Andrew Luck #12 of the Indianapolis Colts celebrates a touchdownl during the game against the Tennessee Titans at LP Field on September 27, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Colts still expecting Andrew Luck to start on Thursday Night Football

Despite bringing back quarterback Josh Johnson, the Indianapolis Colts are still planning on Andrew Luck being under center against the Houston Texans on Thursday Night Football.  According to said Tuesday he is “preparing to start.” The Colts originally signed Johnson late last week when it became clear Luck wouldn’t play. He was released on Monday, an […]


Trevor Booker takes a swing at Roy Hibbert, gets ejected (video)

The 2015-16 NBA regular season hasn’t even begun yet, but players already seem to have a midseason mindset. Tuesday night’s Jazz-Lakers game got ugly for a brief moment when Trevor Booker and Roy Hibbert got into it. Hibbert got in Booker’s face and bumped him, and that didn’t go over well. Booker then took a […]


Buster Olney gets champagne shower from Carlos Correa (video)

Sometimes reporters just want to bask in the moment and enjoy the fun. Just ask ESPN’s Buster Olney. Olney was in the Astros locker room after the team defeated the Yankees in Tuesday night’s wild-card game 3-0 and advanced to the ALDS. The team popped champagne to celebrate the big win, and Carlos Correa made […]


Woman claims she cheated on boyfriend with hockey player on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

“Man on the street” segments have become common on Jimmy Kimmel Live, and you never know what types of confessions might be revealed on the show. In the most recent edition, one of Kimmel’s buddies asked strangers about the most impressive thing they’ve ever done. One woman provided an answer that shocked viewers. “Cheat on my […]


Yankees fans stuck in long security lines before AL Wild Card Game

The New York Yankees earned home-field advantage in Tuesday night’s AL Wild Card Game against the Houston Astros, but long security lines prevented many fans from seeing player introductions. ESPN did its best to use different camera angles to avoid showing how few people were in their seats during introductions, but judging by the noise […]


Texas Rangers wear patriotic shorts because…America (photos)

The Texas Rangers are headed to the postseason, as their AL Divisional Series against the Toronto Blue Jays starts on Thursday night. The team worked out on Tuesday, and did so rocking some flashy, patriotic shorts with an American theme. The sports came from first baseman Mike Napoli and feature the team’s “never ever quit” […]

HOUSTON, TX- OCTOBER 09:  Andrew Luck #12 of the Indianapolis Colts scrambles away from J.J. Watt #99 of the Houston Texans in the first quarter in a NFL game on October 9, 2014 at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Colts have a chance for history against Texans on Thursday Night Football

The Indianapolis Colts can set a new NFL record by beating the Houston Texans on Thursday Night Football in Week 5. With a victory, the Colts will extend their winning streak against the AFC South to 16 games—breaking the record set by the Miami Dolphins in 1972. Indianapolis tied Miami’s 15-game win streak over divisional […]

at Globe Life Park in Arlington on September 15, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.

MLB X-factors to watch in Wild Card Games

Even in a one-game showdown for the chance to advance in the MLB playoffs, star players often rise to the occasion and come up big in the clutch. But less likely heroes also emerge. Aside from the notable headliners among the four teams in this do-or-die scenario, let’s look at five players who are prime candidates to […]

JACKSONVILLE, FL - SEPTEMBER 21: Head Coach Chuck Pagano (R) of the Indianapolis Colts is congratulated by Head Coach Gus Bradley of the Jacksonville Jaguars after the game at EverBank Field on September 21, 2014 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Seven NFL head coaches already on the hot seat

The leash for NFL coaches is very short nowadays, as the league has seen 30 head coaching changes since 2012. The Miami Dolphins became the latest team to axe their head coach, firing Joe Philbin on Monday after a 27-14 loss to the New York Jets in Week 4 dropped his record to 24-28 through […]