The annual ACC-Big Ten Challenge has set it’s days, times and match ups. In what should be a showcase of great match ups, Michigan St. once again will battle Duke this time at Cameron while North Carolina travels to Indiana in a rematch of their NCAA tournament tilt. Other gamesRead More →

For the first time in the FIBA Americas U18 tournament, Team USA found itself behind after a quarter. As expected, the host nation, Chile, was more than pumped up to face one of the favorites. Like the Virgin Islands, Chile came out in zone defense but their zone was aRead More →

Another day, another blowout for Team USA. This time it came at the expense of the Virgin Islands. Shaka Smart’s squad moved to 2-0 with a 107-63 victory.The Americans led by as much as 48 points. Early on the Virgin Islands played zone and Team USA exploited it. After goingRead More →

Team USA coach, Shaka Smart, has implemented his trademark “Havoc” philosophy on defense and it worked to the tune of forcing 26 turnovers. The forced turnovers along with the fast pace helped Team USA score 44 fast break points. When asked about how important is Team USA’s full court defense,Read More →

Team USA’s Under 18 team has been selected and should be able to execute Shaka Smart’s ‘havoc’ style of play. Smart’s team will have 3 players with International experience (Jarrett Allen, Markelle Fultz, and PJ Washington) as they head to Chile for the 2016 FIBA Americas U18 Championship. Team USA isRead More →

Baylor has announced that Art Briles has been suspended with the intent to fire. Baylor hired an outside law firm to investigate allegations that the University didn’t take proper actions when there were reports of sexual assaults committed by football players. If the NCAA ever had a case to invokeRead More →

When the NBA Draft Lottery hits the airwaves, the conspiracy theorists hit the social media platforms. Ever since the “Patrick Ewing” draft, conspiracy theorists have said that the NBA Lottery is fixed. Truth be told, 98% of these amateur sleuths have a conspiracy theory for every team in the lotteryRead More →

When:  May 7th, 2016 Where:  Las Vegas, NV Network:  HBO PPV Background On Saturday, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez will make his first WBC middleweight title defense against Amir Khan in the sparkling new T-Mobile Arena. Many view this as nothing more than a minor speed bump on the road to aRead More →

Alvarez vs Khan

The last week or so, Khan has prepared for the biggest fight of his life by talking about Floyd Mayweather Jr. This seems to be strange considering he won’t be fighting the retired boxer. Saturday night, Khan will walk into the new T Mobile Arena as a sizeable underdog againstRead More →

Ortiz landing punch in his first fight against Berto

Like many boxers, Victor Ortiz’ career has come full circle. Five years ago, he scored what can be easily argued as a career saving unanimous decision over Andre Berto. After the victory, the loss to Marcos Maidana had all but been forgotten and it set up a date with FloydRead More →