IAAF Doping Scandal: Russia Suspended from International Track and Field Competition

IAAF Doping Scandal: Russia Suspended from International Track and Field Competition

Russia has been officially suspended from international track and field competition after allegations that athletes, trainers, doctors, testing facilities and officials were conspiring to cover up widespread use of Performance Enhancing Drugs (PEDs). So far, doping has received a tremendous amount of coverage in 2015. According to reports that were leaked earlier this year, the International Association of Athletics […]

Feeling The Bern: Ronda Rousey Endorses Bernie Sanders

Feeling The Bern: Ronda Rousey Endorses Bernie Sanders

During an interview with Maxim magazine’s Chris Wilson, UFC champion Ronda Rousey announced her support for Bernie Sanders candidacy. “I’m voting for Bernie Sanders, because he doesn’t take any corporate money,” Rousey said. “I don’t think politicians should be allowed to take money for their campaigns from outside interests.” While Republican candidate Donald Trump at one […]

Turning Up The Heat in Miami

Turning Up The Heat in Miami

For Miami Heat fans, a lot has changed since 2014. The King is gone . Ray Allen, Rashard Lewis and Shane Battier have all retired (for the moment). Michael Beasley and Greg Oden are playing in China. Norris Cole, Toney Douglas and James Jones have moved on to greener pastures and other jerseys. After winning division […]

Match TV: A Russian Monopoly in Development

Match TV: A Russian Monopoly in Development

On October 29, several TV anchors and businessman gathered in a studio to promote Russia’s new 24-hour news station “Match TV“. In many ways, “Match TV” sounds like a traditional cable sports channel, but it differs from it’s American counterparts in one vital way: this sports station was created under the direction of President Vladimir Putin. While Russia has […]

Patrick Kane Will Not be Charged, But the Real Story Is Not Over

Patrick Kane Will Not be Charged, But the Real Story Is Not Over

  In a statement released on November 5, the Eric County District Attorney’s office have announced that Patrick Kane will not be charged with rape. New York prosecutors say that the claims were “rife with reasonable doubt” and “significant material inconsistencies”. This is a breath of fresh air for fans of Patrick Kane, and I’m […]

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