Author Archive

Video: USWNT’s Tobin Heath posterizes Mexican defender

Monday, May 18th, 2015

In their penultimate tune-up match before heading north to Canada for the 2015 Women's World Cup, the United States Women's National Team sought nothing more than a sharp, confidence-building performance against Mexico on Sunday night at the StubHub Center. Sharpness, they exuded; confidence, they certainly built. A brace each from Sydney Leroux ...

Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao: Full card preview

Thursday, April 30th, 2015

The WBA, WBC and WBO welterweight titles are on the line this Saturday at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, as the “Fight of the Century” between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao is finally here after years of waiting. The 12-round championship bout will be co-broadcast by Showtime and ...

Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri: Full Card Preview

Thursday, November 20th, 2014

Manny Pacquiao's WBO welterweight title is on the line this Saturday at the Cotai Arena inside The Venetian Macau, as Pacquiao takes on undefeated American Chris Algieri at a catch weight of 144 pounds. The 12-round championship bout will be broadcast on HBO pay-per-view as the main event on a ...

NCAA Hoops: Season win total predictions

Friday, November 14th, 2014

So, just in case fantasy NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA, EPL, March Madness brackets and NFL eliminators weren't enough, I stumbled upon a season-long men's college hoops contest with an intriguing format that I had never seen before. Rules: Pick exactly five Division I teams with a budget of no more than 100 ...

Q&A with San Francisco Giants reliever Sergio Romo

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

The life and career accomplishments of San Francisco Giants relief pitcher Sergio Romo were celebrated this week during a cocktail reception sponsored by Hennessy V.S at Infusion Lounge in San Francisco. Romo, a proud Mexican-American, 2013 All-Star and two-time World Series champion, became one of the best relief pitchers in MLB despite ...

Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana II: Full Card Preview

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

A rematch between Floyd Mayweather Jr. (46-0, 26 KO) and Marcos Maidana (35-4, 31 KO) goes down this Saturday night on Showtime Championship Boxing Pay-Per-View, live from the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. On the line are Mayweather’s WBC and WBA welterweight titles, along with Mayweather’s WBC ...

Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana: Full Card Preview

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

Floyd Mayweather looks to move to 46-0 and unify the WBA and WBC welterweight titles Saturday night on Showtime PPV Boxing against Marcos Maidana of Argentina. Join us for our live blog coverage of the entire televised portion of the undercard and main event starting at 8:45 PM ET. In the ...

Wichita State vs. Indiana State – Upset level: DEFCON 2

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

It is not often that an undefeated, top five men’s basketball team strolls into Terre Haute, Indiana, for a Missouri Valley Conference game. OK, so it has never happened. But tonight, Indiana State (17-5) has a chance to pull off what would surely be one of the biggest wins in ...