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Professional Wrestler Jimmy Snuka Dead At 73

Jimmy “Superflu” Snuka, who gained fame for his high-flying moves as a professional wrestler for Vince McMahon’s WWE (previously known as the WWF), died Saturday. Snuka’s death was announced by his daughter Tamina Snuka on Instagram. He was 73. Snuka, whose real name is James Wiley Smith, wrestled alongside other wrestling greats like “Macho Man” […]

January 15th, 2017 | Posted in New,Sports | Read More »

Russia Commits $30M To Construction Of Acrobatic Rock’N’Roll Complex

Russia is going to build a $30 million center for Acrobatic Rock’N’Roll, which is the offbeat sport that President Vladimir Putin’s daughter competes in. 30-year-old Katerina Tikhonova is the Russian president’s youngest daughter. She and Dmitry Alekseev, her dance partner, are noted as being the sixth-best rock’n’rollers in Russia; 11th best in the world. Tikhonova […]

December 11th, 2016 | Posted in New,Sports | Read More »

Hydrogen Peroxide To Blame For Green Rio Swimming Pools

Olympic officials finally gave a definitive reason as to why the water in two of its competition pools turned green. According to officials, on Aug. 5, someone accidentally added 160 liters of hydrogen peroxide, which neutralized the chlorine and let organic compounds grow including algae. Saturday, the diving pool water still had a murky bottle […]

August 14th, 2016 | Posted in New,Sports | Read More »

Brazilian Health Officials: Zika Isn’t As Concerning As Once Was

Zika virus

Brazilian health officials claim the chance for Zika virus infections at the Olympic Games in Rio is low. The word comes five days before the first Games are set to start in the South American city. Daniel Soranz, health secretary for Rio de Janeiro, said Zika shouldn’t stop folks from traveling to the country, as […]

August 2nd, 2016 | Posted in Featured,Health,New,Sports | Read More »

Saints Ex-Defensive Coordinator Finds New Home In Buffalo

Rob Ryan, ex-defensive coordinator for the New Orleans Saints, has found a new home… under the wing of his twin brother Rex Ryan, who’s the coach of the Buffalo Bills. According to the Bills announcement, Rob Ryan will be an assistant head coach with responsibility for the team’s defense. This will be the second time […]

January 11th, 2016 | Posted in New,Sports | Read More »

Mayweather/Pacquiao Fight Ticket Prices Fetch Pretty Penny

Boxing match

The Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight is going to happen, and there has been a mad rush to get the tickets necessary. And, because of that, the marketplace has become a feverish. Frida, one ticket for the MGM Grand floor, listed by secondary ticket seller StubHub, is selling for $128,706. The cheapest seat […]

April 26th, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment,Featured,Sports | Read More »

Missing NASCAR Vehicle Found, But Not In Time For Race

NASCAR driver Travis Kvapil’s No. 44 car was missing Friday after somebody thieved the hauler that contained the vehicle while it was parked at a hotel parking lot located on the outskirts of Atlanta. Unfortunately, the No. 44 Team Xtreme had to remove itself from the weekend Atlanta race since the car wasn’t located before […]

February 28th, 2015 | Posted in New,Sports | Read More »

Cardinals Still Struggling For Understanding In Death Of Another Team Member

St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny didn’t know what to say about the unexpected Sunday death of one of the team’s players… Oscar Taveras. Taveras, 22, was in the Dominican Republic and died Sunday in an automobile accident. At the time of the accident, the roads were wet, but the investigation is still ongoing and […]

October 28th, 2014 | Posted in New,Sports | Read More »

Former NFL Kicker Dies In One-Vehicle Accident Near Nashville Home

Rob Bironas, a former kicker for the Tennessee Titans, died following an overnight car wreck in Nashville. Metro police said Birona, 36, got into a one-vehicle accident around 11 p.m. Saturday after he lost control over his speeding SUV. The vehicle left the roadway and hit many trees before it landed upside down in a […]

September 21st, 2014 | Posted in New,Sports | Read More »

Peterson May Face Longer Deactivation From Vikings

Minnesota Vikings deactivated Adrian Peterson from its Sunday game against the New England Patriots after he was accused of reckless or negligent injury to a child in Texas. However, this deactivation of the running back could extend beyond the Sunday game. According to Ian Rapoport, an NFL media insider, a Vikings source said the outcome […]

September 14th, 2014 | Posted in New,Sports | Read More »

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