He dressed up as Chewie to see the premiere of ‘The Force Awakens.’
The biggest Cinderella story in sports history had its happy ending on Monday, and social media is fired up.
Galaxy Coach Bruce Arena found little to be happy about in his team's chilly 1-1 draw with Sporting Kansas City on Sunday. "This game, I'm not going to look at at all," he said. "We're going to throw that one in the garbage can. We didn't do well." Some of his players saw things a little differently....
If you had a nickel for every time someone in the front office of a pro sports team said "We're not running a charity here," you'd barely have enough to cover the cost of a "Happy Meal."
The NCAA and EA Sports lawsuit over using the names and likenesses of college athletes in games was settled for $60 million, an amount (...)
In a sport that never stops moving, even MMA junkies can struggle to keep up with all the latest news. If you missed any of Monday’s biggest headlines, catch up with “The Comeback.”Filed under: Bellator, Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos (...)
Happy Opening Day II! Speaking of New York provincialism, I was amused to see Will Lietch talking about the “Mets or the Cubs — the two most beleaguered major-market franchises in sports.” What the hell? The Cubs, OK, and may this continue unto eternity. But the Mets? Even before last year, the Mets have had […]
While it’s March Madness in the sports world, its March happiness if you are an investor in the energy sector as the sector has returned 9% in the month of March through the end of last week. In fact, the energy sector is the best performing sector within the S&P [...]
We’re all for a story that has a happy ending, especially if it involves a reformed homophobe. Colorado Mesa College coach Sean McKinney was investigated for saying “we kill gay people” after his former player Tyler Dunnington was profiled for OutSports. Dunnington didn’t name the source of the remarks, but the school’s investigation led them to McKinney. Instead of [...]
MMA legalization in New York was a major moment for the sport, but few are as happy with the development as former UFC middleweight champion, and New York native, Chris Weidman.Filed under: News, UFC
In January’s hearing on the sports and entertainment arena, I was happy to hear my D.C. Council colleague Elissa Silverman (I-At Large) publicly display a commitment to economic growth in Ward 8. The encouragement to build the capacity of Ward 8 businesses and residents was music to my ears. Could it be that finally Ward 8 […]
One Muslim UFC fighter wasn’t happy his in-game celebration is a Christian gesture, but EA’s vowed to fix it. One of the animations fighters play after winning a match in EA Sports UFC 2 is making a cross sign over their chest. The animation is done by avatars randomly, but in the case of Khabib […]
Pittsburgh Steelers rumors about a home game in Mexico City aren’t making fans happy. These Steelers rumors come directly from team owner, Art Rooney, who spoke about volunteering for the possibility. A report from NBC Sports quoted what Rooney had to say, which would mean that fans in the Pittsburgh area would get to see... Show More Summary
Yesterday, Chicago’s city council passed an ordinance banning all forms of smokeless tobacco from the city’s sports stadiums. That means no dip, no chaw, no snus, all informally part of baseball culture as long as there has been a sport where men sit around for three hours every day. And for the players addicted to the stuff, it’s going to be hard as hell. Read more...
Happy NCAA tournament, y’all. The games kick off Thursday afternoon and pretty much don’t stop until Sunday night, and if you’re in Las Vegas or in a far-off utopia with legalized sports gambling, this is the post for you. Here are some point-spread trends for each of Thursday’s games. All times EDT. Point spreads taken […]
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.—Tony Stewart is watching the Daytona 500 from the same vantage point as you— the other side of a television — and he's not happy about it. Stewart called in twice to Fox Sports' Daytona 500 coverage on Sunday to offer...Show More Summary
Kate Hudson sports a cute pair of overalls while attending a book signing at Wentz Hall for Andersons Bookshop on Saturday (February 20) in Naperville, Ill. The 36-year-old actress and “Pretty Happy: Healthy Ways To Love Your Body” author recently opened up about hanging out with Adele. “She’s great. I love her. She’s a wonderful, [...]
Happy Sunday! Welcome to Holy Shift, where we highlight big innovations in the auto and racing industries each week—whether they be necessary or simply for comfort. Read more...
After Kyle Busch earned the 2015 Sprint Cup championship, the sport took a much needed break. The grind of the NASCAR season is one of the longest in sports, and the time away is good for the fans, drivers, crew people, media and anyone else associated with the traveling circus. Show More Summary
Cam Newton takes pride in making kids happy, whether it's giving away footballs or general kindness. We as sports fans often see Newton with a smile on his face; the Super Bowl loss erased that smile. Back in Charlotte, 8-year-old Stephen Graham saw that moment and wanted to cheer up Newton with a letter and a paper trophy. Show More Summary