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Derrick Rose To Skip Team USA Minicamp

USA Basketball announced the 34 players who will be attending the mini-camp from Aug. 11-13, including eight new players who are participating in National Team duties for the first time in their careers. Derrick Rose won’t be among the group, as the Bulls star has chosen to skip the minicamp in Las Vegas this week, despite Jerry Colangelo saying More...

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By Mark Gunnels On Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Michael Phelps on If He’ll Get Wasted Any Time Before Olympics

It’s pretty well documented that iconic swimmer Michael Phelps loves to drink. The 30-year-old has been cited for two DUI’s in the past. Now, with the 2016 Olympics on the horizon, Phelps is making More...

By Glenn Erby On Thursday, July 30th, 2015

Powerlifter Passes Out While Deadlifting (Video)

You have to breathe deeply — in through the nose — out through the mouth. This powerlifter is lucky to be unscathed after passing out during this sumo deadlift attempt. He fell straight backward, More...

By Glenn Erby On Thursday, July 30th, 2015

Olympic Committee Worried After Rio’s Water Found FIlled With Raw Sewage

If I’m an Olympic athlete involved in a water sport, I take next summers games in Rio off for health and wellness purposes. According to an Associated Press report, the waters in Rio,Brazil, are so contaminated More...

By Kevin Kourafas On Monday, July 27th, 2015

Putin on Why Sepp Blatter Deserves Nobel Prize

Sepp Blatter is, of course, the disgraced head of FIFA who is still running the organization that has reportedly run rampant with corruption. Needless to say, the world-renowned 2018 World Cup will continue as More...

By Glenn Erby On Monday, July 27th, 2015

Kanye Throws Mic And Walks Off After It Fails At Pan Am Games (Video)

Kanye West was one of several performers to grace the stage at the Pan Am Games closing ceremonies Sunday night. It was a great 10 minutes of music, until West took the stage. While performing “Good Life,” More...

By Glenn Erby On Saturday, July 25th, 2015

Usain Bolt Videobombed A Reporter Before Winning 100 Meters (Video)

Usain Bolt ran a 9.87 second 100-meter-dash at the Anniversary Games in London Friday, but struggled to win down the stretch. Bolt may have been doing a little too much clowning around, like this videobomb of More...

By Robert Littal On Friday, July 17th, 2015

DL Hughley: Serena is Called Manly, But Caitlyn Jenner is Beautiful? (Video)

Regardless of how you feel about Caitlyn Jenner receiving the Arthur Ashe award at the ESPYS this is a valid point. Serena is forever being critique for her body type even when she is dominating her sport. People More...

By Kevin Kourafas On Tuesday, July 14th, 2015

USA Replaces Veteran Forward Before Gold Cup Knockout Stage

Jurgen Klinsmann is at it again. #USMNT @J_Klinsmann makes three changes to the #GoldCup2015 roster: http://t.co/Zk9x7iNJD3 pic.twitter.com/WxRQFs3yLn — U.S. Soccer (@ussoccer) July 14, 2015 Past success More...

By Mark Gunnels On Monday, July 13th, 2015

Paul George Speaks On 2016 Olympic Dreams

It’s hard to believe that it was less than a year ago when Paul George broke his leg. George returned towards the end of the 2014-2015 campaign, appearing in six games, where he averaged 8.8 points and 3.7 More...

By Zack Williford On Monday, July 13th, 2015

Venezuelan Powerlifter Collapses During Lift Attempt (Video)

A VERY scary moment occurred at the 2015 Pan Am Games in Toronto over this past weekend: The crowd watched in horror as Venezuelan weightlifter Genesis Rodriguez Gomez seemed to collapse during a failed clean-and-jerk More...

By Robert Littal On Monday, July 6th, 2015

Swimmer Natalie Coughlin in ESPN Body Issue #ForTheBros (Photos)

Those tan lines are crazy. You can check out the ESPN Body Issue here  More...

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