Thursday June 29, 2017

Archive for the ‘Sports’ Category

Tennis legend: The sport is ‘full of lesbians’

Tennis legend Margaret Court has added fuel to her anti-gay controversy by claiming “tennis is full of lesbians” and transgender children are the work of “the devil.” She insisted she was not against gay people, but wanted to help them.  More…

Tiger Woods ‘arrogant’ during DUI arrest in Florida

Legendary golfer Tiger Woods was busted on a DUI charge in Florida early Monday after cops pulled him over for driving erratically — and he refused to take a breath test and behaved arrogantly, according to a report.  More…

Tiger Woods ex-mistress: This is ‘kind of sad’

Cori Rist, one of Tiger Woods’ many mistresses during his wild sexcapades in the late 2000s, told The Post on Monday that she feels sorry for the golfing legend after his DUI arrest in Florida.  More…

Ex-MLB all-star found guilty of insider trading

Former baseball star Doug DeCinces was convicted Friday of insider trading for a stock buy that earned him more than $1 million. The ex-Baltimore Orioles and California Angels third baseman was convicted of 14 federal charges and could face decades in prison.  More…

ESPN Legend Chris Berman’s Wife Katherine Killed In Car Accident

The wife of ESPN legend Chris Berman was killed in a bad crash in Connecticut on Tuesday when her car slammed into another vehicle, killing both drivers. According to police, 67-year-old Katherine Berman was driving her 2003 Lexus around 2:15 PM when she slammed into the back of a Ford Escape.  More…

Chicago Cubs World Series Rings Have Billy Goat Curse Reminder

The Chicago Cubs finally got their World Series bling Wednesday night complete with 214 diamonds, rubies, sapphires … and a BILLY GOAT More…

Caitlyn Jenner kept rudely interrupting Kelly Ripa on ‘Live’

It’s “Live with .?.?. Caitlyn!” On Tuesday morning’s “Live with Kelly” show, Caitlyn Jenner was a guest — and possibly one of the rudest ever. Jenner, who appeared to promote her memoir, “The Secrets of My Life,” continuously cut off Kelly Ripa and guest co-host, John Leguizamo.  More…

Aaron Hernandez Kills Himself In Prison

Former New England Patriot and convicted killer Aaron Hernandez killed himself in prison overnight, authorities said Wednesday morning. Just last week Hernandez was acquitted of murder charges in the shooting deaths of two men in the South End in July 2012.  More…

Lawsuit: I paid $4,500 for a ‘worthless’ Eli Manning helmet

Diehard Giants fan Michael Jakab started to smell a rat shortly after paying $4,300 for a Giants helmet signed by quarterback Eli Manning and inscribed “Game Used 2007-08 Superbowl Season.” Jakab’s research concluded the helmet “had never been used in a game by Manning” and “was actually worthless to collectors,” his suit says.  More…

‘Proof’ Eli Manning was in on Giants memorabilia scheme

A smoking gun email from Eli Manning proves he quarterbacked a conspiracy to defraud collectors by pawning off phony game-worn gear as the real deal, according to court documents obtained by The Post.  More…

Golf world in a tizzy after TV viewer costs LPGA star a title

Lexi Thompson had no idea why LPGA Tour rules official Sue Witters was approaching her on the way to the 13th tee at the ANA Inspiration. A television viewer’s email had alerted officials to a day-old rules violation by Thompson for a 1-inch ball placement error. Her three-shot lead had just been wiped out by a four-shot penalty.  More…

US government sues Lance Armstrong for $100 million

A federal judge on Monday refused to block the government’s $100 million lawsuit against Lance Armstrong, putting the former cyclist on course for trial in a 2010 case stemming from his performance-enhancing drug use.  More…

Huffington Post writer admits cheating in half marathon

A Huffington Post lifestyle writer and food blogger saw her blazing-fast marathon time go up in smoke after an investigation revealed she cut part of the 13.1-mile course. Jane Seo — a 24-year-old Harvard-educated writer later admitted that she went back and biked the entire course to cover her tracks by GPS, the Miami New Times reports.  More…

Security arrests Charles Oakley at Knicks game

Charles Oakley, the bruising forward who more than anyone displayed the grit and physical play of Pat Riley’s ’90s Knicks, was arrested and taken out of Madison Square Garden during Wednesday’s game against the Clippers following an altercation with security guards.  More…

This is what 300 drones flying in sync looks like

Land of the free, home of the…drone? The Super Bowl halftime show opened with Lady GaGa singing “God Bless America” and “This Land Is Your Land” with some special guests — hundreds of dancing drones, which formed the shape of the American flag.  More…