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SplashBros: Warriors Prepare To Pass MJ ’96 Bulls Season Record For Wins!
#WelcomeToCuba: President Obama & Derek Jeter Watch Rays Beat Cuba; Rays Endure Travel Wows!
Peyton Manning Prepares To Announce Retirement!
Peyton Manning announced his intentions to retire, and will make it official at a press conference at 1pm today. There is no better way than to go out a champion (after dramatically winning Super Bowl 50), and he definitely deserves that! Manning was a stand up character, but did have his small share of scandals. Back in his Tennessee days…
Before The DeadLine: NBA Trades #Buzz
Right before the deadline, check the hottest and latest NBA Trades #Buzz! The market, the biggest #buzz trade had to be Jeff Green going to the Clippers (from the Grizzlies) in exchange for (the Knicks should ve got) Lance Stephenson and a 2019 first-round pick! The next hottest #buzz trade was #KansasStar young Markieff Morris going to (boost) the Washington Wizards from the Phoenix Suns in exchange for badass Kris Humphries, DeJuan Blair, and a first-round pick in this year’s draft! The rest of the trades were fleeting, but yawning.
Ken Griffey Jr. ‘The Natural’ Claims Record HOF Vote!
#TheNatural #CooperstownBound Not Only did Ken Griffey Jr. make it into the HOF (Hall Of Fame) on his first bid, he received the most votes EVER (99.3%) eclipsing Mets’ legendary pitcher Tom Seaver (98.84%)! He received 437 of the 440 possible votes by the BWAA. Griffey’s swing was so natural, and field play so graceful, that when you thought of baseball your first picture was Griffey! He did it with his bat notching seven Silver Slugger awards, and on the ground receiving an amazing 10 consecutive Gold Gloves! Griffey also went to 11 consecutive All-Star… In a steroid latent era, he was considered holy
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…
First Female Coach, Becky Hammon, Wins NBA Summer League!
Former 15-year veteran and retired top-15 WNBA (Women’s National Basketball Association) player Becky Hammon became the first female to coach at the NBA Las Vegas Summer League, and yesterday became the first female coach to win the Championship (for the Summer League)! She led the San Antonio Spurs to a…
Cavs Roll To 12 Straight!
All you discounters better jump on the Lebron train, as his team, the Cleveland Cavaliers, are coming full blast down the tracks… rolling… winning 12 straight! Lebron was rocking his black tee which emphatically said, “Roll With The Winners: RWTW” after his team touched up CP3 and the LA Clippers, 105-94! The refs handed out five techs (technical fouls) and one ejection (Matt Barnes) to the Clips, who started to get frustrated trailing by over 20 points for the majority of the game!
Kobe Hits Assist To Points Milestone!
Kobe did it again, as he hit another milestone! He became the first player in NBA HISTORY to fetch 6,000 assists with over 30,000 points (32,123 career regular-season points)! Amazingly, he also hit his 20th career triple-double (31 points, 11 boards, and 12 assists) at the same time in 119-112 OT win over the Toronto Raptors on Sunday!
Grand Slam Tennis: Croat Marin Čilić Wins His First US Open!
Croatian Marin Čilić came to the US Open in Flushing, NY (Queens) on Monday night lacking a Grand Slam victory and left a CHAMPION! He won his first ever grand slam (and US Open) in decisive fashion (6-3, 6-3, 6-3) in straight sets dominating fired up-and-coming Japanese Kei Nishikori! The match was so quick and tidy…