Vitaly Mutko’s Shocking Rise To The Top

Vitaly Mutko’s Shocking Rise To The Top

In March, Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko condemned the reports of widespread corruption in Russian athletics as a political tool. “There is tremendous pressure on decision-makers in track-and-field events and the Russian anti-doping system. There is an impact, of course. If you hear about endless things about the Russians with your morning Sunday Times and […]

The Strange Relationship Between Donald Trump and Don King

The Strange Relationship Between Donald Trump and Don King

If you’re like me, you might have noticed Donald Trump was “flanked by” boxing promoter Don King last week during a Q&A and thought to yourself: “Why is Donald Trump hanging out with Don King?” Well, first of all, this is not a new relationship. King first endorsed Trump back in June, then made some headlines in September when […]

Stuck In The Middle With You: Where Do The Chicago Bulls Go From Here?

Stuck In The Middle With You: Where Do The Chicago Bulls Go From Here?

Chicago Bulls fans have been yo-yo’ed around for well over a year now. Management were hoping to see some positive changes when they fired Tom Thibodeau and brought in Fred Hoiberg to coach the 2015-16 season; instead, they missed the playoffs for the first time in eight years. When they traded an injury prone Derrick Rose this […]

One Florida Politician Is Fighting Against State-Sponsored Stadium Funding

One Florida Politician Is Fighting Against State-Sponsored Stadium Funding

On Tuesday, Florida State Rep. Bryan Avila filed HB 77 in an effort to disrupt state-subsidized stadium funding. The 2-page bill proposes two new regulations: 1. “sports franchise(s) may not construct, reconstruct, renovate, or improve a facility on public land leased from the state” 2. “[the] sale of public land by the state or a political subdivision for […]