Messi & His Father Caught Up In Tax Fraud Case; Could Serve Jail Time?!

There is no silver lining to this story, and Spain is not allowing wealth to uphold impunity. Lionel Messi, one of the top paid athletes in the world, FC Barcelona forward, will stand trial with his father, Jorge, for intentionally not paying taxes from endorsement earnings (defrauding Spain) from 2007-2009 amounting to about $5 million dollars. The judge in the case rejected requests from prosecutors to drop the charges on the star soccer/futbal player and his father, and they will have to stand trial with no date set yet. Lawyers from the tax authority are lobbying for a 22-month sentence for both Lionel and his father. Lionel and his father are denying any knowledge of wrongdoing and intentional fraud.

Breaking News: Yankees’ C.C. Sabathia Checks Into Alcohol Rehab?!

The man who came through in the clutch last Thursday night (Oct. 1), and got the Yankees into the Wild-Card Playoffs is apparently checking himself into an alcohol rehab(ilitation) center today! Yankees’ C.C. Sabathia (6-10, 4.73ERA) made the announcement at 1pm today! His timing couldn’t be any worse as the Yankees prepare for a wild-card Playoff on Tuesday night in the Bronx, but hey you gotta do what you gotta do! I think it serves as an inspiration to…

Derrick Rose Zombie Eye Pic [Photo]

As we prepare for Halloween I got a special treat on Derrick Rose’s behalf! I feel for the fellow only playing in 32% of the NBA games in the last four games, after being a warrior and playing 98% of the games the three seasons prior, but this pic is LOL funny! Check more after the gate…

Rise Of The Underdog: Yankees Clinch Playoff Spot With Decisive Win Over Red Sox!

#RiseOfTheUnderdogs The arch-rival Boston Red Sox were playing like it was the seventh game of the World Series, and the NY Yankees finally broke them; beating them 4-1 tonight, and clinching a playoff spot! It was first time the Yankees are going to the Playoffs since 2012, and the 52nd time in their illustrious history! It was also the Yankees 10,000th regular season win! Read more after the jump…

Yankees Bid Fond Farewell To Yogi Berra! [Photo]

The NY Yankees paid tribute to Yogi Berra, who passed away on Sept. 22 at 90 years old, coincidentally exactly 69 years from his MLB debut. He lived beyond his years, and played beyond his peers; accomplishing 18 All-Star appearances, 15 consecutively. He was also an astounding 10-time World Series Champion with the NY Yankees, and even played and coached briefly crosstown for the NY Mets later in his career…

Yankees Finish Off Subway Series With A Bang!

It seemed as if Summer was switching to Fall right when the NY Yankees took over the three-game Subway Series (against the NY Mets) at Citi-Field over the weekend! The fans put on their coats, as the Yankees put on a show tonight!

Lithuania Beats Serbia To Advance To FIBA Finals And Secure Spot At 2016 Olympics!

Lithuania served Serbia a crushing defeat, 67-64, on Friday to advance to the EuroBasket (FIBA) Finals to take on Spain! Lithuania (and Spain) have automatically clinched a spot at the 2016 Olympic games in Rio (Jogos Olímpicos de Verão de 2016) by advancing to the Finals! Serbia must now claw and nail through the Olympic qualifiers next July flirting with Greece, Italy, France, and the Czech Republic!

Former MLB Star Rafael Palmeiro Joins His Son in Independent Texas League!

Some say age is defiant, some say Yahoo! Sports completely copied my style, but who is to say that 50-year old Rafael Palmeiro, a former Cubano MLB baseball star, is gonna play baseball again! Well, Palmeiro is set to join his 25-year old son, Patrick, in an independent Texas league for the three remaining games of the season… Rafael does not only get a chance to fulfill the “field of dreams” in real life, but can also re-hash his name, as he tested positive for steroids late in his career.

Yankees Bridge The Gap For First Place With Dramatic Win!

#AllHandsOnDeck… The NY Yankees have cut the gap (in the AL East) to three games back from the first place Toronto Blue Jays following a wild, dramatic 4-1 win over the Tampa Bay Rays tonight! Here is the story…

US Open: #Srbija Djokovic Handles Federer For 10th Major!

At the #USOpenFinal, the crowd was a little (a lot) silly cheering when Novak Djokovic missed shots and sometimes yelling stupid phrases when he served. Fortunately, Djokovic tuned out the BS, and thrived beating Roger Federer 6-4, 5-7, 6-4, 6-4! Djokovic has won three Majors this year (Australian Open, Wimbledon, US Open), and now has 10 Majors in his career!