Posts Tagged ‘Sports’
Dallas Mavericks won Game 2 against Miami with 14 point comeback. I just got done watching the Dallas Mavericks vs. the Miami Heat Game 2 of the NBA Finals,and it was an amazing comeback for the Mavericks as they were down by as much as 14 or 15 points during the 4th quarter with about 7 minutes to go.
The Mavs played fairly well during the 1st and 2nd quarters. They even went up by 8 or 9 points in the first half,but then the Heat started to turn it up in the 3rd quarter,leading into the 4th quarter. However, the Mavs were still within 4 points to close out the 3rd quarter after having to chop down an 8 point lead the Heat had established. Read the rest of this entry »
Bay Rays’ Manny Ramirez quit baseball today after testing positive. According to the New York Times, Tampa Bay Rays’ outfielder Manny Ramirez decided to just go ahead an retire from professional baseball earlier today after testing positive for a performance-enhancing drug.
They say instead of facing a 100-game suspension,he just decided to bow out of the game. He tested positive for the drug during spring training,and was just notified of the results. After the league told Manny there was an issue, he decided to retire as an active player. Read the rest of this entry »
Jerry Jones picked Jason Garrett to be Dallas Cowboys new head coach. The live press conference for the Dallas Cowboys just took place,and is still going on as I’m writing this. Earlier in the conference, Jerry Jones took the mic to announce that the current head coach Jason Garrett is going to remain the head coach for the time being.
Jason will be the 8th head coach in the history of the franchise. He’s the first head coach who’s also played for the Cowboys in the past as a backup to Troy Aikman in the 1990′s. Jerry Jones revealed his reasons for picking Jason during his speech,saying, that he produced a winning record of 5-3 when he took over the head coaching responsibilities during the half season change-up. Read the rest of this entry »
Wade Phillips got fired as Dallas Cowboys’ head coach today. According to local CBS news, Jerry Jones finally decided to fire coach Wade Phillips as the head coach of the Dallas Cowboys today. The news just broke a couple of minutes ago.
They say that Jason Garret has been named the new interim head coach for the time being. Jason was previously the Cowboys’ assistant head coach and offensive coordinator. The Dallas Cowboys are scheduled to hold a press conference later on today at 4pm central time. CBS 11 Sports will be covering the story and will have more details as they become available. Read the rest of this entry »
WWE’s Dave Batista looking to make MMA debut in early 2011. According to TMZ, former WWE champion Dave Batista is very eager to join the MMA,and is looking to make his debut in early 2011. They say that Batista was spotted backstage at Strikeforce this past weekend with MMA honchos,and is more than ready to sign his contract.
Batista met with officials at the MMA organization on Saturday in San Jose,California,and their sources said, “Batista is really eager to get in the ring and show everyone what he’s made of.” There is no official deal yet even though it’s been in the works for months. However, it appears they’re getting close to closing the deal. Read the rest of this entry »
Cubs’ Tyler Colvin gets hit with broken bat in new video clip footage. In the video (below), Chicago Cubs outfielder Tyler Colvin was the victim of a strange incident during a game against the Florida Marlins. Tyler was making his run to home base from third base. Then, all of a sudden, the bat of Welington Castillo split,and sent part of it flying into Tyler’s chest.
Tyler has been hospitalized in Jackson Memorial Hospital and is currently in stable condition. The bat hit very close to his heart. Fortunately, it missed by a few inches,producing only minimal external bleeding. Colvin will reportedly remain in the hospital for a few days for observation. Read the rest of this entry »
Venus Williams sports sexy,controversial outfit at 2010 French Open. On top of Google trends today is Venus Williams provocative, nighty type outfit that she’s sporting at this year’s French Open tennis tournament,and it’s causing some online controversy. According to the Huffington Post, Venus won her match today over Patty Schnyder in convincing fashion with a score of 6-3,6-3. However that’s not what most people were interested in.
They apparently were distracted by this new,lacy black and red,nighty type outfit she’s wearing. Read the rest of this entry »
Pro Golfer,Erica Blasberg found dead yesterday due to unknown causes. According to the Los Angeles Times , LPGA pro golfer Erica Blasberg was found dead yesterday due to unknown causes. Erica was only 25 years old. She was in her 6th season on the LPGA Tour. She turned pro back in June of 2004,and then qualified to join the LPGA Tour a year later.
She’s originally from Southern, California,and went to high school in Corona. She made two-time All-American at the University of Arizona. Her agent Chase Callahan said that he was very devastated to learn of her passing. He stated, “We are devastated to learn of the passing of Erica Blasberg. Read the rest of this entry »
Jerry Jones bashes Bill Parcells & Tim Tebow while drunk in clip footage. According to Deadspin.com , Dallas Cowboys’ owner Jerry Jones let it all hang out the other night when he got drunk and hung out with the fellas. He started ripping and bashing former Cowboys’ coach Bill Parcells and future NFL hopeful Tim Tebow, saying, Bill Parcells isn’t worth sh@@t,and that Tim Tebow would never get on the field.
In the clip (below) He said, “Romo was a miracle. He almost never got in, and he almost was gone. Tebow would neve. Bill’s not worth a shit. I love him. Not worth a shit, but I wanted, they were on my ass so bad. J’s gotta have a yes man. So to get this fuckin’ stadium, I need to bring his ass in.” Read the rest of this entry »
Tennis Star, Serena Williams spotted showing toned, bikini bod in Miami. According to celebrity-gossip.net, tennis star Serena Williams was spotted showing off her toned,thick bikini bod out in Miami yesterday afternoon. They say that Serena was relaxing yesterday at the beach in Miami, Florida. She wore a green and black bikini with a single black lace glove. She joined a group of friends for a fun game of what, appears to be, water football or something.
She went back and forth from playing to sitting in her lounge chair. Serena is currently nursing an injury,and will be rooting for her sister Venus Williams when she plays Kim Clijsters in the Sony Ericsson Open final today. Read the rest of this entry »