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- Financial analyst suggests sports betting is why men aren’t having sexThe increased legalization of sports betting across the United States has had many far-reaching effects. But while much of the focus has been placed on addiction and the impact on the games themselves, one financial thinks that the industry could be blamed for a surprising societal issue: the lack of… Read more »
- Charles Barkley addresses CNN ratings flop: ‘F*** those Nielsen people.’The premiere of King Charles on CNN was deemed a ratings flop last week, but Charles Barkley doesn’t subscribe to the numbers. After being teased in February, formally announced in April, and confirmed in August, CNN’s newest primetime show featuring Barkley and Gayle King finally debuted last week. And despite… Read more »
- Your 2023 NFL Week 14 announcing scheduleThursday, December 7 New England at Pittsburgh Prime 8:15 p.m. Al Michaels, Kirk Herbstreit, Kaylee Hartung Westwood One: Ian Eagle, Ryan Leaf Sunday, December 10 Tampa Bay at Atlanta CBS 1 p.m. Spero Dedes, Adam Archuleta, Aditi Kinkhabwala LA Rams at Baltimore FOX 1 p.m. Joe Davis, Daryl Johnston, Pam… Read more »
- ‘Undisputed’ turned into a Deion Sanders infomercial after broadcasting a top recruit committing to ColoradoWith college football’s early National Signing Day period approaching, FS1’s Undisputed got a big get on Thursday in the form of 5-star offensive tackle Jordan Seaton. And in a move befitting of a nationally televised sports debate show, the IMG Academy product surprised many by committing to Deion Sanders’ Colorado.… Read more »
- Stephen A. Smith mocks Ron DeSantis’ lawsuit threat over FSU snubIf Ron DeSantis wants someone to be sued over Florida State being snubbed from the College Football Playoff, he’ll have to endure the wrath of Stephen A. Smith first. In the wake of FSU losing out on the opportunity to compete for a national championship, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is… Read more »
- MLB Network ‘Brett’ doc producers hope viewers understand the player and person betterJames Potocki has a particular appreciation for George Brett’s Hall of Fame baseball career. Not only is he one of the producers of the new MLB Network Presents documentary titled Brett, he was in attendance for the infamous Pine Tar Game. A then 9-year-old Potocki was at Yankees Stadium with… Read more »
- Premier Boxing Champions headed to Prime Video on multiyear dealWith Showtime Sports shutting down as of the end of this year, its various properties needed new homes. That included its boxing rights, which mostly are with Al Haymon’s Premier Boxing Champions. And on Thursday, that company and Amazon announced that PBC will be coming to Prime Video next year… Read more »
- MLB teams are getting roasted for teasing a big announcement that turned out to be a Def Leppard tourThe MLB offseason is a time for hope. And that hope is never higher than during the league’s Winter Meetings, where many of the league’s biggest deals get done. So it was understandable that when multiple MLB teams posted social media videos teasing a “big announcement” that was coming on… Read more »
- Why Roger Goodell should answer Pat McAfee’s challenge and appear on his showOn Tuesday, while teasing an interview with NBA commissioner Adam Silver for Wednesday, Pat McAfee laid down a challenge for NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. “We’re starting to become a commish show, except for one,” McAfee said. “Hey Rog. Rog. Don’t be scared, Rog. Come on, Rog. Put your big boy… Read more »
- Rich Eisen blasts Harvard, MIT, and Penn’s ‘frightening’ response to students calling for Jewish genocideRich Eisen took a moment to “stray out of our lane of sports talk” on his The Rich Eisen Show Wednesday. There, he passionately addressed the failures of universities to condemn calls for Jewish genocide. Earlier this week, university presidents representing Harvard, Penn and MIT testified before members of the United… Read more »
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