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Month: August 2015

Aug 28
2015

RIP NBA LEGEND DARRYL DAWKINS

     by  The700Level  Darryl Dawkins aka “Chocolate Thunder” has died at age 58.  Dawkins was the first basketball player to be drafted to the NBA straight outta high school when he was selected by the Philadelphia 76ers in 1975.  Dawkins was known for shattering his first backboard on Nov. 13, 1979, in a game vs Kansas City […]

Aug 28
2015

August 28th Birthdays

     by  NAPARAZZI  Cricket Player Lasith Malinga turns 32        by  NewsHour    Olympic gold medalist and figure skating TV commentator who won four consecutive World Championships Scott Hamilton turns 57.      by  Keith Allison    Memphis Grizzlies Small Forward who overcame heart surgery to become one of the team’s top players. Jeff Green […]

Aug 28
2015

August 28th–Today in Sports History

In 1955,  Marilynn Smith wins LPGA Heart of America Golf Tournament.    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Aug 27
2015

The 49ers Can’t Stop Taking L’s

photo By Jeffrey Beall (Own work) Whether it has been by retirement, free agency, or off-the-field shenanigans, the San Francisco 49ers has lost many key members including workhorse running back Frank Gore, who is now a member of the Indianapolis Colts, and star linebackers Patrick Willis, who retired in his prime after being sidelined for […]

Aug 21
2015

August 21- Birthdays

     by  JeromeG111    RIP Wilt Chamberlain, NBA Legend (LA Laker, 5 time MVP), born in Philadelphia, PA on this day.    by  Wexner Center  Archie Griffin, NFL runningback who won 2 Heisman Trophies, Ohio State. Turns 61.    Pietra Gay, WNBA guard/forward (Houston Comets)Turns 41.    by  Thomson20192  Former Atlanta Braves & the man formerly known as “B.J. Upton”–Melvin Upton. […]

Aug 21
2015

UFC Fixing Fights? Silva & Ortiz Say Yes

     by  Kaloozer  MMA legends Wanderlei ‘The Axe Murderer’ Silva and ‘The Huntington Beach Bad Boy’ Tito Ortiz have stirred up some controversy for the UFC over the past few weeks with claims that the MMA conglomerate fixes fights. While giving support to longtime cutman Jacob ‘Stitch’ Duran, who was fired by the UFC because […]

Aug 21
2015

Today in Sports History–Aug 21, 2015

  BS PHOTO bep-096 Joanne Carner Golfer http://t.co/roB9aCzL4a pic.twitter.com/6SQSBxDBrv — amazing offers (@amazingofferso) June 29, 2015  In 1983 LPGA HALL OF FAMER– Joanne Carner wins LPGA Chevrolet World Championship of Women’s Golf   Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Aug 20
2015

Yakiri’s OMG–For the week

OMG! Real Madrid’s French forward Karim Benzema player buys a soccer ball made of 72,000 diamonds, and worth $250,000 Karim Benzema has reportedly spent €226,000 on this football encrusted with 72,000 coloured diamonds. Insane. pic.twitter.com/vpcDcFSNPj — Uber Football Facts (@UberFootbalI) August 19, 2015 Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Aug 20
2015

Yakiri’s SMH–For the week

  ‘Sugar’ Shane Mosley — Something’s Really Fishy About Don King’s Paperwork (VIDEO) http://t.co/XBK5jhFFYk — TMZ Sports (@TMZ_Sports) August 20, 2015 Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Aug 19
2015

Chris Paul plays golf with Tiger Woods at Wyndham

    The featured group at this morning’s pro-am: @TigerWoods and @CP3. (via @WyndhamChamp) pic.twitter.com/tTHPmgFtvh — PGA TOUR (@PGATOUR) August 19, 2015 Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn