In The Wake of International Incidents, President Trump Golfs With Peyton Manning

In The Wake of International Incidents, President Trump Golfs With Peyton Manning

On Sunday, Peyton Manning was spotted golfing along with President Trump and Senator Bob Corker. It was maybe not the best timing because, as The Hill noted, this is the second time the President has been spotted on a gulf course “during a weekend marked by terror attacks in London and protests nationwide”. Of course, golf didn’t […]

Mothers Against Drunk Driving Had Stern Words for Tiger Woods

Mothers Against Drunk Driving Had Stern Words for Tiger Woods

At 3 a.m. on Monday, May 29, Tiger Woods failed a field sobriety test after police found him sitting in a car stopped in the middle of the road. By the end of the day, the story was all over the news. The arresting officers claimed Woods’ speech was “slow and slurred” during the stop, although the former PGA champion’s blood […]

Erdoğan Issues Arrest Warrant For Gülen-Supporter Enes Kanter, Accuses Him Of Backing Terrorism

Erdoğan Issues Arrest Warrant For Gülen-Supporter Enes Kanter, Accuses Him Of Backing Terrorism

Yesterday, the Turkish government issued an arrest warrant for Enes Kanter of the Oklahoma City Thunder. Erdoğan’s government allege that Kanter’s support for exiled preacher Fethullah Gülen constitutes “membership of an armed terrorist organization”. This is not entirely unexpected, Kanter was detained in Romania last weekend after being informed that his Turkish passport had been cancelled. The 6’11” center was eventually rerouted […]

WADA May Lift Russian Doping Suspension

WADA May Lift Russian Doping Suspension

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has announced that they may lift parts of Russia’s doping suspension. The Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) has been suspended from operation since 2015, following revelations of widespread institutional corruption. Charges levied against RUSADA in the McLaren Report included: Protecting “doped Russian athletes” Creating a “state-directed failsafe system” “Disappearing positive ” test results Per […]

NBA Jersey Sponsors: What We Know So Far

NBA Jersey Sponsors: What We Know So Far

Next year, for the first time in NBA history, teams will feature advertising on their jerseys. Sponsored jersey have long been a feature of pro-soccer, with corporate logos noticeable adorning the kits of every major team from around the globe; but, until recently, the trend had not yet spread to any of America’s four major sports. […]