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featured image by Jamie Esquire     Congratulations to The New England Patriots on their stunning FIFTH Super Bowl win over The Atlanta Falcons!   Via New York Times: When James White sneaked into the end zone from 2 yards away, completing a 34-28 victory (IN OVERTIME) that defied the bounds of credulity and secured […]

As a Ravens fan, I’m deeply saddened to see Steve Smith Sr. go. He’s shocked Ravens fans with his recent announcement to retire, making the upcoming game against the Cincinnati Bengals the last game of his career. Via Sports Illustrated: Smith, 37, has played 16 seasons and sits in seventh place on the NFL’s all-time career […]

Allen Iverson delivers his speech upon being enshrined to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame as part of the class of 2016. The accomplished point guard from the Philadelphia 76ers was overcome with emotion, as he shared how his Georgetown University coach, John Thompson, “saved his life”. After two seasons at Georgetown, Iverson was […]

The legendary Jamaican sprinter, Usain Bolt, has executed a “3peat” of Gold medal wins, making it his final Gold medal win of his career[ninth gold medal of his entire career]. Team Jamaica took the gold in the Men’s 4×100 Relay, with Japan taking the silver, and Canada taking the bronze. The controversy surrounding Canada’s win […]

Black Girl Magic Just keep getting sprinkled everywhere in Rio! Congratulations to Kristi Castlin, Brianna Rollins, and Nia Ali, for taking all three medals in the 100-meter hurdles final.  The women have made history as part of team USA, executing the first sweep ever in the Olympic high hurdles by women of one nation. Via Reuters: […]

This report is questionable, to say the least! It’s been reported that Ileana Lochte, mother of Olympic swimmer, Ryan Lochte, confirmed to USA Today that her son and another teammate were robbed at gunpoint. “I think they’re all shaken up. There were a few of them,” Ileana Lochte said. “No, they were just, they just took […]

Fans are stunned as they’ve watched the Williams sisters eliminated during the first round of the women’s doubles tournament in the Rio Games. The tennis superstars, who won the gold in 2000, 2008 and 2012, were heavy favorites to win for a fourth time. But the Czech team of Barbora Strycova and Lucie Safarova managed to […]

The Opening Ceremony of The 2016 Summer Olympics took place in Rio Friday and already there are injuries sustained. Via Associated Press: French gymnast Samir Ait Said’s Olympics ended when he severely injured his left leg while vaulting during team preliminaries on Saturday. Said’s leg bent awkwardly as he tried to land, the sound of […]

Are we the bit least surprised that Serena Williams has won Wimbledon with a record-breaking 22nd grand slam title? Via CNN: Deprived of a record-tying 22nd grand slam title in the Australian Open and French Open finals this year, Williams got to No. 22 Saturday by defeating a dogged Angelique Kerber 7-5 6-3 in a […]