FIFA Executive Blazer Banned for Life

FIFA Executive Blazer Banned for Life

Former organizing committee chairman Charles “Chuck” Blazer has been officially banned for life from participating in FIFA-related events. This news is not exactly shocking to those who have been following the FIFA corruption scandal. In May of this year, the US Department of Justice announced that nine FIFA officials and five corporate executives were being brought up […]

Judge Says Washington Football Team May Want to Start Looking for a New Name

Judge Says Washington Football Team May Want to Start Looking for a New Name

On Wednesday, a federal judge ruled that the Washington Redskins trademark “may disparage” Native Americans. As a result, the Washington football team will have their trademark registration cancelled. This is a huge victory for those who find the “Redskins” name distasteful and offensive. Washington’s lawyers argued that cancellation of their trademark infringed on their right […]

Making History: It’s Time For America to Prove We Really Care about Female Athletes

Making History: It’s Time For America to Prove We Really Care about Female Athletes

When America faced Japan in the World Cup finals this weekend, it quickly became the highest rated soccer match in US history. More people watched that game than the NBA Finals or the Stanley Cup. Yet, on Monday, the whole country seemed to go back to pretending that they don’t care about women’s sports. Last month, Sport Illustrated writer […]

Aiming High: Mavericks had HUGE plans for Next Season

Aiming High: Mavericks had HUGE plans for Next Season

UPDATED 07/09/15: It was announced Yesterday that DeAndre Jordan would not sign with the Dallas Mavericks as planned, but was instead returning to the Los Angeles Clippers. In a heartbeat, Dallas fans watched as the future of their franchise slipped away. It sure seemed like the Mavericks management were making great decisions for the 2015-16 season. Owner Mark Cuban said that the team […]

Big Spending as NBA Free Agency Begins

Big Spending as NBA Free Agency Begins

NBA free agency officially began on Wednesday and several new contracts are already in place. Anthony Davis has signed a 5-year contract with the New Orleans Pelican that’s worth $145 million. Damian Lillard reached an agreement with the Portland Trailblazer on a five-year, $120 million contact. Kawhi Leonard signed a five-year contract with San Antonio […]

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