A krewe of Rob Ryans invades Mardi Gras festivities

3/3/14 in NFL   |   JoeKukura   |   446 respect

I've heard of Fat Tuesday, but this is ridiculous. At the Mardi Gras parade of the Krewe D'Etat, held Saturday night because there are too ...

Here are your Vegas odds on who will win the Oscars Sunday night

2/28/14 in Gaming   |   JoeKukura   |   446 respect

Whether you have a hopeless gambling problem or you just want to win the "pick the winners" game at your Oscars party, you will find inva...

Russell Wilson still pushing this baseball thing, will suit up for Rangers Cactus League game

2/27/14 in NFL   |   JoeKukura   |   446 respect

It was bad enough when the Texas Rangers drafted Russell Wilson in the Rule 5 Draft this past December. It was even worse when the Rangers invited ...

NFL mulls dumping Arizona Super Bowl over gay discrimination bill

2/26/14 in NFL   |   JoeKukura   |   446 respect

Until yesterday, I had no idea that next year's Super Bowl was going to be played in Arizona and I'd never heard of a thing called Arizona ...

Jason Collins becomes first player on a 10-day contract whose jersey is for sale on NBA.com

2/25/14 in NBA   |   JoeKukura   |   446 respect

When a guy is playing on a 10-day contract in the NBA, that guy typically does not have the privilege of seeing his jersey on sale in the NBA onlin...

ESPNW, Fox News fooled by Daytona 500 replay that aired on Fox Network

2/24/14 in NASCAR   |   JoeKukura   |   446 respect

Congratulations are in order for Dale Earnhardt, Jr., who won the Daytona 500 Sunday following a painfully long six-hour rain delay -- the longest ...

Report: The Browns tried to trade for Jim Harbaugh, 49ers almost agreed to it

2/21/14 in NFL   |   JoeKukura   |   446 respect

Maybe now we know why the Cleveland Browns took so long to hire a new head coach. They might have had one lined up the entire time, and they might ...

USA Hockey beats Czechs 5-2 to make Final Four, faces Canada Friday

2/19/14 in Olympics, Winter   |   JoeKukura   |   446 respect

Terribly sorry to spoil this result for you guys, but this is big. Team USA has just beaten the Czech Republic in the Winter Olympics Men's Hoc...

Cleveland fans get a coloring book to document their decades of sports misery

2/17/14 in NFL   |   JoeKukura   |   446 respect

Consistently sad American sports town Cleveland, Ohio is about to get its own coloring book. Entitled "Why is Daddy Sad on Sunday?", a ne...

Hey, hey, hey! C.C. Sabathia is looking really trim and fit these days

2/13/14 in MLB   |   JoeKukura   |   446 respect

As a fan of an MLB team for whom C.C. Sabathia once pitched, I can tell you that we so enjoyed having a league-leading pitcher who was comically ov...

Tonight's Duke-UNC showdown postponed to next week due to "snow chaos"

2/12/14 in NCAABB   |   JoeKukura   |   446 respect

So much for your date tonight with Jabari Parker. Anyone who set aside their Wednesday night to watch college basketball's best ongoing rivalry...

Spring training started today! (for the D-Backs) Here's when all 30 MLB teams open Spring Training

2/11/14 in MLB   |   JoeKukura   |   446 respect

Spring Training 2014 is underway! For the Arizona Diamondbacks, that is. The D-Backs are the only MLB team for whom position players had to report ...

Official ugly NFL sweaters are here, just two months too late for the holidays

2/10/14 in NFL   |   JoeKukura   |   446 respect

NFL fans for any team can get their Cliff Huxtable on next season. The ugly NFL sweater seen here is now available as an official version for all 3...

SPOILERS: The Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony is stunningly, mind-blowingly fantastic

2/7/14 in Olympics, Winter   |   JoeKukura   |   446 respect

The 2014 Winter Olympics Opening Ceremonies are already over. The show will air at 7:30 p.m. tonight local time on your NBC affiliate, but that'...

The NBC Olympics livestream is already the buggiest damned mess I have ever seen

2/6/14 in Olympics, Winter   |   JoeKukura   |   446 respect

NBC has had a little fun complaining about the conditions in Sochi for the 2014 Winter Olympics. But the figure skate may be on the other foot once...