If you like crazy youth hockey fights, you’ll be happy to know that the “Russia” modifier adds the right amount of crazy. (h/t to My Sports Rumors) - Follow us [...] The post Crazy Russian Youth Hockey Fight? Crazy Russian Youth Hockey Fight. appeared first on With Leather.
Teresa Palmer sports a cute red pair of sunglasses while exiting The Punchbowl with her boyfriend Mark Webber on Friday (May 10) in Los Feliz, Calif. Earlier in the week, the 27-year-old Aussie actress donned short shorts while grabbing lunch at Fred Segal after attending the 2013 Met Ball in a red dress. PHOTOS: Check [...]
I’m not sure if she looks happy, but she looks good at least! Prince Albert II of Monaco and the often fashionable Princess Charlene of Monaco attend the ‘Femme de L’annee’ Awards 2013 at Sporting d’Hiver in Monte-Carlo, Monaco on Tuesday afternoon. … Continue reading »
The Boston Herald reports that Tom Brady was so happy at the Kentucky Derby because he won around $25,000 on Orb.
The New York Times William Yardley’s May 3 obituary for Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman now sports a correction that will make many metalheads happy: An obituary on Saturday about the guitarist Jeff Hanneman, a founder of the band Slayer, misspelled … Read more
Baseball has had a number of 100 th anniversaries. There was the one in 1939 that celebrated the fake centennial of the founding of the sport by Abner Doubleday in Cooperstown, New York. (That should probably read the "real centennial...Show More Summary
Sure, big data technology can read every tweet ever tweeted. It can search and organize boundless volumes of books. It can even help keep track of sports statistics that were previously unrecordable. But now it can make the world a happier place. Show More Summary
"I'm a 34-year-old NBA center. I'm black. And I'm gay. I didn't set out to be the first openly gay athlete playing in a major American team sport. But since I am, I'm happy to start the conversation. I wish I wasn't the kid in the classroom raising his hand and saying, 'I'm different.' If I had my way, someone else would have already done this. Show More Summary
Jason Collins comes out.
Excellent: Mother Jones rounds up all the supportive and encouraging reactions to Jason Collins’ coming out, from the sports world and beyond. Is it too optimistic to expect the fans will offer the same? Bill Clinton weighs in: I have known … Continue reading ?
And be proud of the man who became the first openly gay player in one of America's big four sports leagues today.
"But since I am, I’m happy to start the conversation." Jason Collins has strong political connections. Bill Clinton said: “I have known Jason Collins since he was Chelsea’s classmate and friend at Stanford." And Rep. Joe Kennedy (D-Massachusetts)...Show More Summary
Jason Collins, Sports Illustrated: I'm a 34-year-old NBA center. I'm black. And I'm gay. I didn't set out to be the first openly gay athlete playing in a major American team sport. But since I am, I'm happy to start the conversation....Show More Summary
Jason Collins: I’m a 34-year-old NBA center. I’m black. And I’m gay. I didn’t set out to be the first openly gay athlete playing in a major American team sport. But since I am, I’m happy to start the conversation. I wish I wasn’t the kid in the classroom raising his hand and saying, “I’m [...]
The following is by Jason Collins, to Sports Illustrated I’m a 34-year-old NBA center. I’m black. And I’m gay. I didn’t set out to be the first openly gay athlete playing in a major American team sport. But since I am, I’m happy to start the conversation. I wish I wasn’t the kid in the classroom raising [...]
John Galliano Returns: John Galliano (who’s sporting a new grunge look) got a new gig at Parsons, teaching a master class on the “challenges and complications of leading a design house.” But not everyone is happy about it. Let the Kate...Show More Summary
I do love that he’s sporting a Revis jersey. A perfect distillation of Jets anguish. And Geno is adding to it right away. Geno Smith on NFL Network: “We’re going [...] The post You’d Think A Jets Fan Would Be Happy To Have A QB Who Isn’t Sanchez appeared first on Kissing Suzy Kolber.
On Thursday, Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel came out to speak to reporters in Abu Dhabi. He was wearing a sports jacket and a blue-checked shirt. There were green palm trees behind him. He didn’t look happy, but then that’s not the...Show More Summary
Happy Anniversary, London. The 2012 Olympic Games were a joyous occasion for those lucky enough to enjoy the sports and sunshine on offer. Home crowds witnessed wonderful performances from the host nation, and many others, and for 17 magical days, it felt as if London was the global capital of sport. Show More Summary
Bill knew sports and he knew broadcast talent, but most importantly, he was loyal. He kept in touch with Summerall for all the years I was at CNN and he was always happy to tell us how he had accidentally found one of the great sportscasters of all time.