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Fubo streaming TV review: the best way to watch sports, or anything else – BGR

Sunday, August 13, 2017

People are cutting the cord at an alarming rate — alarming if you’re the president of a cable company, that is. For everyone else, the fact that you can now pick and choose between a bunch of different streaming TV services, rather than just paying the traditional $60 a month to whichever cable company is in your area, is fantastic. Most of the big names are offering streaming services these…

Loyalty? Detroit’s sports franchises have seen the best and worst of it – Detroit Free Press

Sunday, August 13, 2017

x Embed x Share CLOSE Counting down the top-10 athletes playing on Detroit’s four major professional sports teams right now! Check out our other video for Nos. 20-11! Marlowe Alter, Detroit Free Press Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander, left, and general manager Al Avila talk during spring training Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, in Lakeland, Fla.(Photo: Kirthmon F. Dozier DFP) It’s not an easy time to be a sports fan in…

Terrorists, hackers and scammers: Many enemies as LA plans Olympics security – Los Angeles Times

Sunday, August 13, 2017

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Sports world stunned by Usain Bolt’s injury-plagued finale – ESPN

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment This wasn’t how anyone likely expected Usain Bolt’s last competitive race to end. While running the anchor leg for Jamaica in the men’s 4×100-meter final Saturday at the world championships, Bolt pulled up about halfway from the finish with apparent cramping in his left leg. Great Britain went on to win the race in a shocking upset of second-place United States, while…

Sky Sports Kirsty Gallacher charged with drink driving | Daily Mail … – Daily Mail

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Sky Sports presenter Kirsty Gallacher was allegedly pulled over for drink driving She was said to have been spotted ‘driving erratically’ at 11.30am on Saturday She’d shared a picture of her night out with friends in the pub in Winkfield A source said she was in custody in Berkshire as of 5pm on Saturday afternoon  By Chris Pleasance and Rebecca Taylor For Mailonline Published: 19:44 EDT, 12 August 2017 |…

Kenny Smith Beyonce Owning Rockets Would Change Sports – TMZ.com

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Houston Rockets legend Kenny Smith believes the chances of Beyonce becoming a part owner of the team are “very good” — and would immediately “change the whole dynamic of sports.” The singer is reportedly interested in buying a stake of the NBA team — with current owner Les Alexander recently announcing he’s looking to sell. Smith — who won 2 NBA Championships with the Rockets — is still close with…

Loyalty? Detroit’s sports franchises have seen the best and worst of it – Detroit Free Press

Sunday, August 13, 2017

x Embed x Share CLOSE Counting down the top-10 athletes playing on Detroit’s four major professional sports teams right now! Check out our other video for Nos. 20-11! Marlowe Alter, Detroit Free Press Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander, left, and general manager Al Avila talk during spring training Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, in Lakeland, Fla.(Photo: Kirthmon F. Dozier DFP) It’s not an easy time to be a sports fan in…

Kyle Larson finishes second in prestigious Knoxville Nationals – Nascar

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Kyle Larson was there at the end, but fell one spot short in the prestigious Knoxville Nationals sprint-car classic on Saturday night. A final attempt at a pass on eventual winner and sprint car legend Donny Schatz didn’t materialize, and Larson settled for second place at sprint-car racing’s most prestigious event at Knoxville (Iowa) Speedway, a half-mile banked dirt track. Saturday night’s race was the culmination of a week-long social…

Drivers react to Darrell Wallace Jr.’s win at Michigan – Nascar

Sunday, August 13, 2017

RELATED: Wallace savors triumphant Truck Series return After a season full of highs and lows, drivers and others in the NASCAR community sent warm congratulations after Darrell Wallace Jr.’s win at Michigan in the No. 99 MDM Motorsports Chevrolet. Wallace Jr. made a bold move with 11 laps to go for the lead then held off Christopher Bell, Kyle Busch and Austin Cindric in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series’…

Badass Cycling Man Celebrates Victory With Emphatic "Up Yours" – Deadspin

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Image via screengrab Here’s cyclist Lars Boom celebrating his victory on stage five of the Binckback Tour with an emphatic “up yours”: Fuck yeah, dude. The bras d’honneur. Boom was reportedly fined 1,000 Swiss Francs for the gesture, which was apparently an expression of joy and not bloodthirst: “It indeed brings a lot of joy,” said Boom. “The spring classics didn’t go as well as expected. Afterwards, I was close…

Life, (near) death and racing: Ernie Irvan’s tragedy and triumph at Michigan – Nascar

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Ernie Irvan keeps all the trophies from his Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series career in a display case. He and his family are moving this weekend from Charlotte, North Carolina, to Ocala, Florida, and he recently packed the trophies to prepare for the movers’ arrival. He won the Daytona 500, the night race at Bristol and both road courses. He won at Talladega, the longest track in the sport, and…

Community mourns high school soccer coach killed in crash – WSB Atlanta

Sunday, August 13, 2017

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Derek Jeter will bring old-school baseball style to the owner’s box – New York Post

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Derek Jeter is going to rock baseball’s world as boss of the Marlins. Jeter believes in scouting, talent, heart and soul, and he will look to fill the Marlins roster with the same kind of winning player he was during his 20-year championship career with the Yankees. In doing so he will slow down the rush to analytics that is now being portrayed the answer to all of baseball’s questions….

Loyalty? Detroit’s sports franchises have seen the best and worst of it – Detroit Free Press

Sunday, August 13, 2017

x Embed x Share CLOSE Counting down the top-10 athletes playing on Detroit’s four major professional sports teams right now! Check out our other video for Nos. 20-11! Marlowe Alter, Detroit Free Press Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander, left, and general manager Al Avila talk during spring training Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, in Lakeland, Fla.(Photo: Kirthmon F. Dozier DFP) It’s not an easy time to be a sports fan in…

Drivers react to Darrell Wallace Jr.’s win at Michigan – Nascar

Sunday, August 13, 2017

RELATED: Wallace savors triumphant Truck Series return After a season full of highs and lows, drivers and others in the NASCAR community sent warm congratulations after Darrell Wallace Jr.’s win at Michigan in the No. 99 MDM Motorsports Chevrolet. Wallace Jr. made a bold move with 11 laps to go for the lead then held off Christopher Bell, Kyle Busch and Austin Cindric in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series’…

Inside Wrigley Field, The Scorekeepers Stay True To Baseball’s Beginnings – NPR

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Wrigley Field, home of the Chicago Cubs, is also home to one of the few scoreboards still operated by hand. Daniel Gaken/Flickr Modern technology has advanced the game of baseball in many ways. Teams use computer models to help strategize, data analytics to find the best players, and even tablets in the dugouts to instantly review plays. But the game itself can move at a leisurely pace — and some…

Derek Jeter will bring old-school baseball style to the owner’s box – New York Post

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Derek Jeter is going to rock baseball’s world as boss of the Marlins. Jeter believes in scouting, talent, heart and soul, and he will look to fill the Marlins roster with the same kind of winning player he was during his 20-year championship career with the Yankees. In doing so he will slow down the rush to analytics that is now being portrayed the answer to all of baseball’s questions….

World Championships 2017: Mo Farah misses out on fifth consecutive distance double – BBC News

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Media playback is not supported on this device Watch: Edris shocks Farah in 5,000m Mo Farah missed out on a fifth major championships distance double in a row as he finished second in the 5,000m at the World Athletics Championships. The 34-year-old, who won 10,000m gold eight days ago, was swamped by his rivals in the final lap and Ethiopia’s Muktar Edris broke clear to win gold. Britain’s Farah kicked…

On Conor McGregor’s Unfathomable Rise in Modern Sports Culture – Bleacher Report

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Brandon Magnus/Zuffa LLC/Getty Images There was a moment when it became clear Conor McGregor was an undeniable force. It was a little over three years into his UFC run. He was the reigning featherweight champion of the world and was moments away from becoming the lightweight champion as well—the first man or woman to ever achieve simultaneous reigns in separate divisions in UFC history. At UFC 205, the promotion’s long-awaited…