Friend of the blog Shannon Brown is out of a job again. According to published reports, the Miami Heat waived Brown to make room for a 7-foot D league center.
The bad news gets worse for the NBA’s OKC Thunder. In addition to losing MVP Kevin Durant who has a leg injury, guard Russell Westbrook is expected to sit out for at least a month with a broken hand.
Sports fans who tuned in to watch the Cleveland Cavaliers’ home opener against the lowly NY Knicks were faced with an overblown, over-the-top spectacle of narcissistic proportions.
In case we forget the game was really about LeBron James’ 2nd Homecoming; there was plenty of hype to remind us.
It’s difficult enough for black men to ascend into the upper echelons of NFL management. The black VP of communications for the Washington Redskins might be out of a job after he embarrassed the football franchise on national TV last night.
The Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League cut gay football player Michael Sam from their practice squad after signing him as a favor to the league front office.
Sports Roundup: Steelers Linebacker Pukes On Field; Pistorius Sentenced to 5 Years; Paul George Shooting Jump Shots
Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Lawrence Timmons vomited on the field during ABC’s live telecast of Monday Night Football. Surprisingly he wasn’t quarantined for Ebola-like symptoms. Of course I’m kidding — but the Ebola hysteria gripping the nation’s media is vomit inducing. By the way, the Steelers beat the Houston Texans by the score of 30-23. Graphic by SBNation.com.
Prior to the Cleveland Cavaliers’ only loss of the preseason (to the Mavericks on Friday), a bench player did something to raise the hackles of angry white men everywhere.