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DirecTV To Live Stream NFL


Advertise Here Starting next month, DirecTV will live stream NFL games over computers or smart phones, the company announced on Thursday. Customers who have long craved the company’s NFL Sunday Ticket package, but who cannot access the satellite service in their homes. will be able to enjoy every Sunday game starting on Sept. 9. However, if DirecTV is available in …

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Jim Furyk Overslept – Disqualified From The Barclays

Two words – this sucks !! I feel sorry for Jim Furyk – He was disqualified for The Barclays golf tournament in New Jersey because he overslept for a pro-am round Wednesday. The Ridgewood Country Club event is the first of four FedEx Cup playoff events. The $10 million prize tournament gets under way Thursday at Ridgewood Country Club. I’m kicking …

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Shaq vs. Charles Barkley

They both can play hoop, but what about golf? You’ve undoubtedly seen Barkley swing a golf club before. If not – check out the video below which shows an early version of his swing then the much improved swing after he spent some ne-on-one time with legendary golf coach, Hank Haney. I’m a big fan of the ABC series, Shaq …

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Vitamin Water: Time To Collect


The next interweb video to go viral is here – it’s the “Time To Collect” Vitamin Water video featuring fantasy football lawyer Norman Tugwater. Before you fantasy enthusiasts get confused and start making phone calls – Tugwater don’t exist ! Gary Busey is the man with the crazy hair soliciting his services, with assistance from Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian …

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Lou Piniella Says Goodbye


It’s been an up and down career for Mr. Piniella – but mainly up (when you look at his entire body of work). Lou called to an abrupt end his baseball coaching career this past weekend due to health issues with his aging mother. Piniella has been around baseball for a very long time – both as a player and …

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Guess Who’s Playing QB For The Vikings…


Who care at this point right ? But, irregardless, it is big news and the story thus far is that a private jet trimmed in the Vikings’ purple and gold carrying the 40-year-old quarterback landed at an airport outside Minneapolis on Tuesday afternoon. Favre was then whisked to Viking headquarters, and disappeared into the building. With all the commotion – …

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The Shot Heard ‘Round The World

Rest peacefully Mr. Bobby Thompson. Famed home run hitter Bobby Thomson has died at age 86. Thomson, who hit the famous “Shot Heard ‘Round the World” home run for the New York Giants in 1951, had been in failing health for several years and died Monday night at his home. His death was confirmed Tuesday by the funeral home in …

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Poll of the Day: Tiger and The Ryder Cup


He didn’t make it on the team by his own efforts so now Tiger is at the mercy of captain Corey Pavin to be selected to the 2010 U.S. Ryder Cup team. “I’m looking at him in essence like any other player. He isn’t … but he is,” Pavin said. “I’m certainly not going to disrespect other players by considering …

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2010 NBA Hall of Fame Inductees


Congratulations to the athletes that were inducted this past week into the NBA Hall of Fame. Great group of players, friends, and competitors. Of all the stories, press and discussion surrounding this years inductees, there is one story that I hope doesn’t get lost in the shuffle. As reported through the Associated Press: Karl Malone will go home with a spot …

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Meet Bo The Bailer

This guy may have just lost his Man Card. While at a Braves, Astros game a foul ball was hit by Astros Third Baseman Chris Johnson straight towards the seats in left-field. Well Bo, sitting with his girlfriend Sarah made a somewhat lame attempt at catching the ball and instead flinched out of the way and let his lady get …

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Favre Hanging Up The Cleats


The latest news in the sporting world is that Brett Favre has once again decided to retire from the NFL. Favre has informed the Vikings he will not return to Minnesota for a second season, according to multiple reports. Favre has sent text messages to teammates saying, “This is it,” league sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter. Neither Favre …

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Cleveland Still Not Happy With Lebron

Check this video posted from last night’s Cleveland Indians vs. New York Yankees game. It shows a patron wearing on of the brand spanking new Miami Heat #6 Lebron James jerseys. Only problem – he wore it in Cleveland. Per the caption on YouTube…At a Cleveland Indians Game on 7-28-10, a guy walks into the bleacher seats wearing a LeBron James …

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T.O. and Ochocinco in Cincinnati

The Bengals and receiver Terrell Owens agreed to a two-year, $2 million deal, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter on Tuesday. A league source told Schefter the deal also includes another $2 million in incentives. Owens could earn $333,000 each for passing the following milestones: 60 catches, 100 catches, 900 receiving yards, 1,300 receiving yards, 10 touchdowns …

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Dan Gilbert is NOT Happy


Cleveland Cavaliers majority owner, Dan Gilbert just sent out a message to the fans of the Cavs. He does not hold back  how disappointed he is in the Lebron James decision to leave Cleveland and go play down in Miami. Check out his letter below: Dear Cleveland, All Of Northeast Ohio and Cleveland Cavaliers Supporters Wherever You May Be Tonight; …

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4192: The Pete Rose Movie


A new documentary based on baseball hit king Pete Rose made its debut in Los Angeles today. “4,192: The Crowning of the Hit King” opens at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Egyptian Theater. The documentary was produced by “Barking Fish Entertainment,” based in Covington, Kentucky. The film goes back to 1963 and spans more than two decades of Rose’s career, including …

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Where Will King James End Up?

The official courting of King James has begun; all the sports networks are buzzing today with Lebron as the lead story. Where’s he going? Who’s he taking with him? It’s madness. What do you think? Answer the poll below and weigh in. Where Will Lebron Gosurvey software » Inline Ad Purchase:  Intext Link | Banner Ad

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USA Soccer Team Wins Against Algeria


The United States has not been to this level in the World Cup since 1930. Now history has been made and the team is progressing forward. Here is the goal Recap Landon Donovan scored in the first minute of stoppage time off a rebound, advancing the United States to the second round at the World Cup with a 1-0 win …

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FIFA World Cup History


With the games now in full swing, and a significant portion of the sports fans throughout the world watching…we thought it be a good time to give a brief history lesson on the FIFA World Cup itself. The World Cup was born on May 28, 1928, the FIFA Congress decided to host a World Championship. The inaugural tournament was given to the …

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Ron Artest Enjoying The Moment


Regardless of who you were cheering for during this year’s NBA Finals (I was hoping the Celtics pulled it out myself)…you do have to step back and appreciate the candid excitement exhibited by Ron Artest both during his post-game on-field interview and the post-game press room interview, when he brought out the entire family. If you haven’t seen those videos, …

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World Cup Gooooal Heard The World Over


Taught by none other than the great Andres Cantor, now we the fans can make our gooooal shout heard all over the world. Visa and FIFA have collaborated on a YouTube channel that has the sole purpose to gets fans to upload vidoes of their best gooooal cheer and will eventually weave them together to create one never-ending, triumphant chant. …

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Coach John Wooden


John Wooden, College Basketball’s Most Successful Coach has passed away. John Wooden, a staid Midwesterner who migrated to U.C.L.A. and became college basketball’s most successful coach, earning the nickname the Wizard of Westwood and an enduring place in sports history, died Friday. He was 99. Wooden created a sports dynasty against which all others are compared, and usually pale. His …

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Could This Be Lebron’s New House?


Check this story that was on CNBC recently where Maria Bartiromo plants the seed that a “certain basketball player” has been looking at in the ultra high-end community Alpine New Jersey [on air report by Nicole Lapin @nicolelapin] » Inline Ad Purchase:  Intext Link | Banner Ad

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