Steve Nash to miss entire 2014-15 NBA season with sore back

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Steve Nash, the one-time NBA great, will miss the entire upcoming 2014-15 NBA season because of a back injury he aggravated carrying his luggage. NBA players carry their own luggage? The Los Angeles Lakers acquired Nash in a sign-and-trade deal with the Phoenix Suns back in 2012. They gave up two first-round and two second-round picks and then … [Read more...]

You should not be allowed to wear ‘special’ uniforms if your team sucks

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Another week, another special commemorative uniform worn by the Maryland football team, and another humiliating loss. Yesterday Maryland welcomed the Ohio State to the Capital One Field at Byrd Stadium, and were soundly beaten 52 to 24. Under Armour, the Maryland-based sports clothing and accessories company, it the official supplier of … [Read more...]

‘The Daily Show’ confronts four Redskins fans with eight Native Americans, hilarity does not ensue

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The Daily Show ran a segment this week that tackled the issue involving the name of the Washington Redskins, a name some people claim to find offensive and on the wrong side of history, whatever that means. In the heavily edited segment, fake-correspondent Jason Jones sat down with four self-described Washington Redskins fans; Kelli … [Read more...]

Jonathan Dwyer arrested for domestic violence

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Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer was arrested yesterday for domestic violence against his wife and his one-year-old child. The assault took place in Arizona over a two day period in July. His wife, who suffered a broken bone in the incident, didn't report it to authorities until September 11. Is this just the way things are now in … [Read more...]

Vikings change their mind about Adrian Peterson

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Looks like Adrian Peterson will have more time to beat his kids and post weird, religious sounding missives on the Twitter. The Minnesota Vikings have reversed their earlier decision and will not be playing Peterson this Sunday against the New Orleans Saints. They've placed him on something called the NFL's exempt/commissioner's permission list … [Read more...]

Baltimore Orioles win the American League East

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The Baltimore Orioles beat the Toronto Blue Jays last night 8-2 and with the win, they locked up the American League East. It's the first division title for the Orioles in 17 years. To put this achievement into context, the last time the Orioles were AL East Champions, Cal Ripken Jr. was at third, Brady Anderson roamed centerfield, and Chris … [Read more...]