Category Archives: Sports

  • Olympic Sprinter Torrin Lawrence Dies in Car Crash

    Jul 28, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Team USA track star Torrin Lawrence, one of the best sprinters in the country, died Monday morning after his car was struck by a tractor trailer, reports TMZ. The 25-year-old, who recently won a gold medal in the 4×400 relay at the IAAF World Relays, was driving in Georgia around 1:40 a.m. when his car […]

  • NFL Defends Two-Game Suspension of Ravens RB Ray Rice

    Jul 28, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Amid the national debate that has jumped off on sports radio and social media over the seemingly light two-game suspension of Ray Rice for his domestic violence arrest, the NFL has come out today to defend its decision. NFL senior vice president of labor policy Adolpho Birch strongly disagreed Monday that the league’s two-game suspension […]

  • Jennifer Hudson Says Super Bowl Gig with Sandy Hook Kids Too Hard to Watch

    Jul 28, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Jennifer Hudson says she’s unable to watch footage of her poignant performance at the Super Bowl last year because it revives too many raw emotions. J-Hud took the stage at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans to perform America the Beautiful with a choir of students from Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut, who had […]

  • Carmelo Anthony Launches Investment Fund for Tech Startups

    Jul 28, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *With the drama of his new deal with the New York Knicks behind him, All-Star Carmelo Anthony is padding his business portfolio with the formation of a fund to invest in technology startups. Melo, who wears No. 7 on his jersey, founded M7 Tech Partners with Stuart Goldfarb, a former executive vice president of worldwide […]

  • Stephen A. Smith Apologizes for Domestic Violence Comments (Watch)

    Jul 28, 14 by EURPublisher01 15 Comments

    *Three days after his controversial statements about Ray Rice and domestic violence, Stephen A. Smith was back on ESPN2, delivering a three-minute apology at the start of his show “First Take.” “On Friday, speaking right here on ‘First Take’ on the subject of domestic violence, I made what can only amount to the most egregious […]

  • Charles Barkley Says Friendship with Tiger Woods is Over

    Jul 28, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *Charles Barkley’s friendship with Tiger Woods is over. When asked if he’s still friends with Woods, the basketball icon, who was co-hosting with Mike Missanelli on 97.5 The Fanatic in Philly on Friday, told the caller that despite what used to be a fairly close relationship, he and Woods are no longer friends “We’re not […]