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UFC 164: Anthony Pettis Defeats Benson Henderson For Lightweight Title

Anthony Pettis Wins UFC Lightweight Title

An armbar submission at UFC 164 allowed Anthony Pettis to claim the lightweight title from Benson Henderson. Pettis (17-2) caught Henderson (18-3) in an armbar while on his back, effectively ending Henderson’s 18-month championship reign. After the Bradley Center match, Pettis told reporters: “It feels amazing to be here. I grew up coming to this… Read more »

Phillies Deal Michael Young To Los Angeles Dodgers

Michael Young Philadelphia Philies Trade

Popular Philadelphia Phillies third baseman Michael Young has been dealt to the Los Angeles Dodgers after less than one full season with Philly. The Dodgers acquired Young for LHP Rob Rasmussen and cash considerations. Young was hitting.272 with eight home runs and 41 RBIs. Young spent the first 13 seasons of his MLB career with… Read more »

Allen Iverson May Need To Pay $1.2 Million To Ex-Wife

Allen Iverson

Allen Iverson is waiting on a court ruling that could see him paying his ex-wife child support, upfront, for the next 13 years! Iverson avoided jail time back in June by paying his ex, Tawanna Turner, $40,000 in unpaid child support. He said he hadn’t paid it because he felt the couple could reconcile and… Read more »

Allen Iverson’s Ex-Wife Wants $1.2 Million Worth Of Child Support

Tawanna Iverson wants 13 years worth of child support

Allen Iverson’s ex-wife, Tawanna, wants the former NBA player to pay for 13 years worth of child support, totaling more than $1.2 million. Iverson was ordered to pay his ex-wife $8,000 a month in child support for their five children back in January. Tawanna Iverson has had to go to court on several occasions because… Read more »

Fernando Rodney Stuck In Tampa Bay Rays Dugout Bathroom [Video]

Fernando Rodney Stuck In Tampa Bay Rays Dugout Bathroom

Fernando Rodney got stuck in the Tampa Bay Rays dugout bathroom. Hilarity ensued. But even though Fernando Rodney was their closing pitcher the Rays started catching up, making the Rays manager muse: “We should have kept him in there.” As previously reported by The Inquisitr, August has been an odd month for the Tampa Bay… Read more »

Lamar Odom In Car Accident Days Before DUI Arrest

Lamar Odom in car accident last Sunday

Lamar Odom was in a car accident days before he was arrested for DUI Friday. The 33-year-old former Lakers player was the driver who caused a chain reaction collision last Sunday. The accident happened during the 72-hour period that Odom allegedly “went missing.” The crash wasn’t reported to police, so there was no record of… Read more »

Tim Tebow Released By Patriots

Tim Tebow Could Join Buffalo Bills If He's Cut By Patriots

Tim Tebow has been released by the New England Patriots. Tebow’s job was in jeopardy after a rough pre-season but many experts thought that he would make the cut after his performance on Thursday night. Tebow threw for two touchdowns and 90 yards to help the Patriots beat the Giants this week but it wasn’t… Read more »

Tim Tebow: Patriots Quarterback Job More Likely After Giants Game?

Tim Tebow: Patriots Quarterback Job More Likely After Giants Game?

The latest Tim Tebow news seems to say Tim Tebow’s quarterback job is more likely after throwing two touchdowns during last night’s Giants game. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the Patriots owner endorsed Tim Tebow but his spot on the play roster is still not guaranteed for this coming football season. The final preseason… Read more »

Striker Samuel Eto’o Signs With Chelsea

Samuel Etoo Moves Over To Chelsea

Cameroon striker Samuel Eto’o is leaving Russian club Anzhi Makhachkala and joining Chelsea. Eto’o follows in the footsteps of fellow Anzhi player Willian who on Wednesday signed a £32m deal with the club. Chelsea originally made two bids for Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney but ultimately ditched that effort in favor of the 32-year-old Eto’o. The… Read more »

NFL Settles Concussion Lawsuit With Former Players, Will Pay $765 Million

NFL Concussion Lawsuit Settled

More than 4,500 former NFL players have settled a $765 million lawsuit with the league. The money will be used to fund medical exams, pay out concussion-related compensation, and provide funds for new medical research. Under terms of the deal, the agreement “cannot be consider an admission by the NFL of liability, or an admission… Read more »

DuJuan Harris Placed On IR List

DuJuan Harris Out For Season at Green Bay

DuJuan Harris has been placed on the season-ending injured reserve list. Harris was expected to be a huge part of the team’s running game in 2013 but was injured while playing the Seattle Seahawks last week. The IR list addition was confirmed by Vic Ketchman of Packers.com. Following DuJuan’s injury coach Mike McCarthy said of… Read more »

Atlanta Hawks Coach Mike Budenholzer Arrested On DUI Charge

Mike Budenholzer

Atlanta Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer was arrested Wednesday night after being pulled over on suspicion of DUI. Budenholzer was released in the early Thursday morning hours after posting a $1,524.50 bond. According to an official police report from the Georgia State Patrol, the Hawks coach was pulled over at approximately 10:30 pm. An officer pulled… Read more »

Yasiel Puig Pulled From Game For ‘Disciplinary Reasons’

Yasiel Puig Disciplined During Game

Dodgers manager Don Mattingly pulled rookie Yasiel Puig in the fifth inning of of Wednesday’s 4-0 win against the Chicago Cubs. While Mattingly would not explain the exact cause of the decision, he called it a “disciplinary” move. Following the game, Mattingly and general manager Ned Colletti pulled Puig into the managers office for a… Read more »