College Football – 9 AP Top 25 teams lose, 6 unranked teams, USC, Georgia and Florida all lose

The fifth week of college football revealed the 6 luckiest teams in the nation: Missouri, Texas Tech, Brigham Young (BYU), Kansas, Boise State and Vanderbilt. It was the 6 teams from the AP Top 25 Poll that had a bye week, saving them from possible defeat. The other 19 Top 25 teams did not fare […]

Soccer rivalry between East Carolina University (ECU) and North Carolina State University (North Carolina State)

The East Carolina University Pirates (commonly known as ECU) and the North Carolina State University Wolf Pack (commonly known as North Carolina State) have a historic rivalry in college football dating back to decades. The first time these two neighboring soccer programs faced each other was on October 10, 1970. The game was held in […]

Three rookie managers are favorites to win the World Series in 2018

Alex Cora, Aaron Boone and Dave Martinez enter the 2018 season at an exclusive club, joining only a handful of other rookie managers to take over a team that had made the playoffs the previous year. Major League Baseball’s long history has seen only ten of those bosses, and not even one of them led […]

Baseball fans in Toronto have had little to celebrate at Canada Day games

It shouldn’t have been a surprise that Toronto lost yesterday, despite the many things working in their favor. After all, the Blue Jays had won eleven of their last thirteen at home, there was a sold-out crowd at Rodgers Center, and they were playing a Detroit Tigers club that had just suffered a thirteen-game losing […]

Denver Nuggets continue to hunt for NBA Finals trophy gold

Since the 1976-1977 NBA season, the Denver Nuggets have been hunting for gold. That gold is the NBA Finals trophy. In fact, the Nuggets have achieved success in the NBA playoffs. They have appeared in the playoffs 19 times, have been Division Champions five times, and have even reached the NBA Conference Finals twice. However, […]

Interesting Facts About Qatari Sports

Did you know … Qatar is sometimes called the “Olympic paradise” of the world. In this Arab country you can feel the Olympic atmosphere: many children compete in athletics, tennis, soccer, volleyball, basketball, karate, gymnastics and judo. Cycling legend Eddy Merckx said: “Qatar, as a country, drives sport. No other country in the world is […]

Designers Say T-shirt "Black icons are great"

What’s trendy in t-shirt design, you ask? T-shirt designers say that nothing is cooler than black icons. Yes, they mean African American pop icons … visionaries, artists, athletes, and activists. And why are T-shirts with characters like Muhammad Ali, Richard Pryor, George Clinton and Martin Luther King Junior in fashion? Because these brothers are cool […]