I’m not sure how the tradition behind first pitches started, but it’s a pretty terrible one. Basically, we see all different people from many walks of life attempt to be a baseball player for just one toss and fail miserably. Your only hope of creating a (good) memorable first pitch is to own it yourself […]
Collecting data is not a new phenomenon in the sports world. What has changed is how that data is collected and analyzed.
Jimmy Fallon‘s Ryan Lochte impression at the 2016 MTV VMAs made a real splash – especially with his Team USA teammate Michael Phelps! The 41-year-old talk show host parodied Ryan‘s legal troubles after lying about the Rio robbery incident. The camera panned to the audience during the moment, and caught Michael with his super shocked [...]
Going all the way to the VMAs and not meeting Beyoncé would probably be a lot like going all the way to the Olympics and not winning gold. The dashed hopes, the so-close factor! Luckily the Team USA gymnasts wouldn’t know anything about such things. Show More Summary
By Lauren Neidigh on SwimSwam After the final night of competition at the 2016 Junior Pan Pacific Championships in Maui, Hawaii, the USA men and women have won the combined team title. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Team USA Wins 4th Straight Junior Pan Pacific Championship Title
By Lauren Neidigh on SwimSwam Team USA's Ryan Hoffer clocked a personal best 22.73 this morning, but will go into finals as the second seed to Australia's Jack Cartwright, who won the 100 and 200 freestyles earlier in the meet. Read the full story on SwimSwam: 2016 Jr Pan Pacs Day 4 Prelims: Cartwright, Hoffer Set Up Heated 50 FR Battle
A compilation of the best images from the past seven days. See Team USA bring home the gold as Rio 2016 comes to an end and L.A. celebrate Kobe Bryant Day in this The post NBA Photos of the Week appeared first on SLAMonline.
Since Knicks star Carmelo Anthony just won his third gold medal for Team USA at the Rio Olympics, he can stroll to the local store in a bathrobe with “Melo” monogrammed on it. We can forgive the Olympics hat, too. But Anthony’s wife,...Show More Summary
Combine patriotic colors and wearable technology, and what do you get? Team USA’s outfits for the opening ceremony.
Kevin Durant and DeAndre Jordan played starring roles for Team USA during their 2016 Olympic gold medal run in Rio. They also had a ball (...)
When three Team USA hurdlers swept the 100 metres hurdles event at the Olympic games, Lolo Jones found confidence in God even though she wasn't able to participate in the event she has been working hard to qualify for.
Soccer star Hope Solo has been suspended from the U.S. Women’s National Team for six months, the organization announced on Wednesday. The disciplinary action comes after the goalkeeper, who helped Team USA to gold in the 2008 and 2012 Olympics, lashed out in Rio. Hope slammed the Swedish women’s soccer team after the U.S. Show More Summary
Not everyone on Team USA was thrilled with the super swanky floating hotel the squad stayed on in Rio... DeMar DeRozan says he HATED the digs... and would've rather shacked up in the Olympic village. In case you forgot... Team USA basketball…
The city of Compton is going to hold a celebration on Saturday in honor of former Compton High basketball standout DeMar DeRozan, who won a gold medal playing for Team USA. It starts with a youth basketball camp at 9 a.m. at Lueders Park and DeMar DeRozan gymnasium, 1500 E. Rosecrans Blvd. Camp...
After losing to the Swedes in the Olympic quarterfinals, the longtime Team USA goalkeeper said she thought "we played a bunch of cowards." Solo was widely criticized for her criticism.
Hope Solo has just been benched by Team USA soccer for SIX MONTHS -- for trashing Team Sweden as a "bunch of cowards" after they beat the U.S. in an Olympic match earlier this month. U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati announced the suspension…
Team USA won its sixth consecutive gold medal in women’s basketball at the Rio 2016 Olympics. Their 49-0 win streak dates back to the bronze-medal game at the Barcelona Olympics. Winning by an average of 37 points, Team USA obliterated the field and refused to apologize for its talent and on the court supremacy. “We are what we are. Show More Summary
Team USA swimmer Jimmy Feigen says Brazilian officials tried to shake him down following the gas station incident in Rio... demanding more than $46,000 to let him leave the country. Feigen just spelled out the situation in a statement through…
New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony won an NCAA national championship with Syracuse in 2003 and a trio of Olympic gold medals with Team USA. But according to his college coach Jim Boeheim, that's all of the hardware he's going to win. The...Show More Summary