Bannon’s Out: Sporting Community Reacts

Bannon’s Out: Sporting Community Reacts

(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 […]

Athletes Respond: In The Wake of Charlottesville, Silence Is Not An Option

Athletes Respond: In The Wake of Charlottesville, Silence Is Not An Option

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 […]

MLS chief expects Beckham to win approval for Miami club

Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber said on Wednesday that he expected to be celebrating soon with David Beckham on his ownership of a new club in Miami pending the resolution of a "couple of issues".

MLS chief expects Beckham to win approval for Miami club

(Reuters) – Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber said on Wednesday that he expected to be celebrating soon with David Beckham on his ownership of a new club in Miami pending the resolution of a “couple of issues”. Beckham’s bid to win approval for a Miami franchise was taken up by the league’s board of […]

League considering working with NFLPA on marijuana study

The NFL has reached out to the NFL Players' Association in hopes of joining its study of using marijuana as a potential pain management tool for the league's ailing players, according to The Washington Post.

League considering working with NFLPA on marijuana study

(The Sports Xchange) – The NFL has reached out to the NFL Players’ Association in hopes of joining its study of using marijuana as a potential pain management tool for the league’s ailing players, according to The Washington Post. The NFL currently bans all marijuana use, but wrote a letter to the NFLPA stating it […]

Michael Jordan’s Being Sued By A Chinese Company Who Stole His Name And Likeness

Michael Jordan’s Being Sued By A Chinese Company Who Stole His Name And Likeness

For the several years now, Michael Jordan has been in a legal dispute with a Chinese company called “Qiaodan”, who have been “legally” using the Jordan image to sell merchandise in China since the late 90’s. Not only is “Qiaodan” is the phonetic romanized translation of the Mandarin version of the name “Jordan”, but the company […]