Why Trophies Matter To Sports Competitors

Crystal trophies

Have you considered what Olympic athletes think when they receive a gold medal for their achievements? The medal might be a token of appreciation, but it will become the reason for stories, the way to rekindle memories and proof that the best were beaten and left behind. When you see ...

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Former Boxing Champion Tommy Morrison Dies At 44

Tommy Morrison

Former WBO heavyweight champion Tommy Morrison passed away late Sunday night in an Omaha, Neb., hospital at the age of 44. According to Morrison’s promoter and friend, Tony Holden, he died at 11:50 p.m. with his wife, Trisha, beside him. Morrison’s boxing career came to a screeching halt in 1996 ...

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NY Jets Sign Brady Quinn

Brady Quinn

The New York Jets signed veteran quarterback Brady Quinn to the team on Monday to back up the presumptive starter Geno Smith after Mark Sanchez went down with an injured shoulder. This move means Sanchez has a very uncertain future with the team, especially since he’s due to make a ...

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Roger Federer Upset At US Open

Roger Federer

In a move that rocked the Tennis world Tommy Robredo upset 17 time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer during a fourth round match at the US Open. He wasn’t himself during the entire match and for the first time in a decade, Federer was beaten 7-6 (3), 6-3, 6-4 by ...

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Atlanta Hawks Coach Mike Budenholzer Charged With DUI

Coach Mike Budenholzer

Atlanta Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer has found himself in hot water after being arrested on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol. According to the Georgia State Patrol, Trooper J. Nelms got pulled over at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday in Atlanta for not having working taillights. The trooper noticed that Budenholzer ...

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New York Mets Pitcher Matt Harvey Has Tear In Elbow

New York Mets Pitcher Matt Harvey

The New York Mets MLB team got some bad news when they learned their right-hander Matt Harvey has been diagnosed with a partially torn ulnar collateral ligament in his pitching elbow on Monday. The chances of Harvey pitching again this season are slim to none, general manager Sandy Alderson said. ...

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Minnesota Vikings FB Jerome Felton Suspended 3 Games

Jerome Felton

Minnesota Vikings fullback Jerome Felton was suspended 3 games by the NFL on Monday for violating the league’s substance-abuse policy. Felton had a break out last season and made it to the Pro Bowl after helping the talented Adrian Peterson run for 2,097 yards and almost break the record. He’s eligible ...

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Antawn Jamison Signs One Year Deal With Clippers

Antawn Jamison

Forward Antawn Jamison has signed a one-year contract worth the veteran’s minimum with the Los Angeles Clippers. Jamison doesn’t have to move far now that he’s a Clipper, he played for the Los Angeles Lakers last season and averaged 9.4 points and 4.8 rebounds. As he gets closer and closer ...

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Dean ‘The Dream’ Meminger Found Dead

Dean 'The Dream' Meminger

Former New York Knicks player Dean ‘The Dream’ Meminger, who played a major part on the 1973 NBA championship team, was found dead in a Manhattan hotel room on Friday at the age of 65. According to authorities, employees at the Hamilton Heights Hotel found Meminger inside a room unconscious ...

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