Category Archives: What's Happening

Will Cam Newton help Patriots make run at Super Bowl?

Will Cam Newton bring excitement to New England? Randy Moss thinks so! “I think we are really getting ready to see how fun that offense can really be,” the former Tom Brady target said on ESPN’s Get Up. “Not discrediting anything Tom accomplished…, but I think being able to have a guy like Cam Newton that…MORE

NBA paying $150 million to play in Orlando

How much does it cost to go to Disney World before winning a championship? ESPN, which is owned by Disney, reports the NBA is shelling out north of $150 million to play out the rest of the season in Orlando. Sources: Orlando bubble to cost NBA more than $150M — Paula Lavigne (@pinepaula) July 2, 2020 That…MORE

New look for NBA jerseys

When the NBA gets back to business in a few weeks, many jerseys will have a new look. NBA officials are allowing players to replace names on jerseys with social justice statements or charity messages. The NBA has given players the green light to replace their names on their jerseys with personalized messages addressing social…MORE

What does Cam Newton’s contract mean for Kaepernick?

The Patriots just inked a former NFL MVP on the cheap. Cam Newton’s deal maxes out at $7.5 million with incentives. Yahoo explores the question: ‘What does Cam Newton’s contract mean for Colin Kaepernick?’ Bottom line, they say it means Kaepernick won’t likely be considering any offers greater than Newton’s. Browns were reportedly the only…MORE

Kelly and Matt Stafford welcome fourth child

Kelly and Matthew Stafford welcomed a new member of their family – making the announcement of their fourth child Sunday on social media. The birth comes just 14 months after the 31-year-old former cheerleader had surgery to remove a brain tumor.   View this post on Instagram   Friday, June 26, 2020 Our family became…MORE

Some MLB players begin to opt out of 2020 season

The Washington Nationals will face the New York Yankees in their season opener with out two teammates – Ryan Zimmerman and pitcher Joe Ross. In a statement Monday, Zimmerman said, “After a great deal of thought and given my family circumstances – three young children, including a newborn, and a mother at high risk – I…MORE

Racetrack loses sponsors over ‘Bubba Wallace rope’

Race fans aren’t having any of North Carolina’s 311 Speedway owner’s antics. After owner Mike Fulp posted an ad for a noose-shaped “Bubba rope” on Facebook Marketplace, he’s getting hurt where it counts most in business; in his bank account. Fulp’s “ad” making light of the noose found in Bubba Wallce’s garage stall has caused…MORE

Tyson Fury says he was offered ‘Peanuts’ to fight Mike Tyson

Two-time heavyweight champ Tyson Fury says he was offered an opportunity to go toe-to-toe with the newly un-retired Mike Tyson — but the former champion wanted the lion’s share of the money. “I was contacted by Mike Tyson’s people,” the 31-year-old says. “Me and Mike had a FaceTime, we had a Zoom call, we had a phone call…MORE

San Francisco Giants to use cardboard cutouts to replace fans

Hopefully they don’t use your driver’s license picture. Even though Major League Baseball hasn’t made a decision on fans in the stands yet for its shortened season, the San Francisco Giants have said no way. ⁦@SFGiants⁩ program to display cutout images of fans in stands ⁦@MLB⁩ — Nuri Otus (@nuriotus) June 26, 2020 Instead,…MORE

NFL plans to sell ads in empty seats

The NFL is working on a plan to fill empty stadium seats with advertising. The league has reportedly informed teams that the first 6-8 rows of seating in every stadium must remain empty to allow for social distancing from players and coaches on the sidelines.  Instead, those rows will be tarped off and used for…MORE