(Former) White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon has officially been fired! And, while it doesn’t have anything to do with sports, a lot of sports journalists seem to be enjoying it: Not only that, but there also seems to be a serious number of sports-centric memes flying around right now: This a celebration for everyone […]
It’s now been a few days now since violence took center stage at a white-nationalist rally in Charlottesville. Sean Doolittle, pitcher for the Washington Nationals, was one of the first athletes to speak out after the protests. Over the course of several tweets, he wrote: “It’s 2017. Actual Nazis just marched on #Charlottesville. We have to […]
Earlier this month, the LA Times had a great feature on Pat Manuel, the first trans-boxer to compete as a woman and then a man. The 32 year-old Manuel is a five-time amateur boxing champion who’s set to make his professional debut later this year. Manuel told the Times’ Kevin Baxter: “I still have split seconds of not […]
Usain Bolt says he’s run his last race as a professional sprinter. Bolt currently holds the world record for fastest 100m and 200m spring. He set a record running at 27.8 miles per hour in the final 100 meters sprint of the 2009 World Championships in Berlin, breaking a previous record that he had set at […]
Neymar completed his record-shattering transfer from Barcelona to Paris St Germain on Thursday, signing a five-year deal with the French club after they triggered his 222 million euros ($263 million) release clause.
PARIS (Reuters) – Neymar completed his record-shattering transfer from Barcelona to Paris St Germain on Thursday, signing a five-year deal with the French club after they triggered his 222 million euros ($263 million) release clause. The 25-year-old Brazil forward, who will be presented to fans on Saturday, is committed to PSG until June 2022, the […]