Jalen Rose hilariously ZINGS Clippers DeAndre Jordan


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ESPN on ABC Analyst Jalen Rose was on media conference call a couple days ago, and the tail end of it might have been the most entertaining and interesting part. There were not one but two international reporters calling, one from Turkey, the other from Greece.

One of the European NBA reporters asked Jalen Rose about the “hack-a-Deandre Jordan” strategy employed by Los Angeles Clippers opponents this season.

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Former NU Coach Bill Carmody takes new coaching gig


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Bill Carmody is back. The 2004 Big Ten Coach of the Year and the most successful Coach in Northwestern basketball history will be named special assistant at Fairfield.

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Super Bowl could be Darrelle Revis’ last game with Patriots


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Super Bowl XLIX could be the last time that Darrelle Revis suits up for the New England Patriots. Indeed it’s for real- Revis Island could be relocating away from Cape Cold and Martha’s Vineyard. (and Nantucket, can’t leave them out).

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Arsenal transfer rumors: Paulista, Pereira, Rami


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Here are the latest Arsenal transfer rumors circulating in the Twitterverse, blogosphere, cyberspace and media world. Not all of these will actually happen, but they are all interesting to read nonetheless. It’s always fun to speculate who might be coming to/leaving from The Emirates.

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Liverpool transfer rumors: Mario Balotelli, Raheem Sterling


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Here are the latest Liverpool transfer rumors circulating in the Twitterverse, blogosphere, cyberspace and media world. Not all of these will actually happen, but they are all interesting to read nonetheless. It’s always fun to speculate who might be coming to/leaving from Anfield.

We begin with tracking the saga of wayward striker Mario Balotelli.

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Manchester United battling Real Madrid for Aymeric Laporte


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It’s Manchester United versus Real Madrid, two giants of not just Europe, but world football, battling over the right to acquire Athletic Bilbao’s Aymeric Laporte, according to multiple reports. Where will he end up- with the Red Devils or Los Blancos?

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New app allows fans to keep up with Manchester United


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Manchester United fans comprise the largest and most passionate supporter group in the entire world. The latest surveys claim that Manchester United Football Club have 670,000,000 fans worldwide.

United have the most valuable kit licensing and corporate partnership deals out of any team in, in any sport across the globe.

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Ernie Banks public visitation, memorial service info


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We’re very sad to be discussing the news that Ernie Banks has passed away. The sweet persona of Mr. Cub was indeed the genuine article. His public image that exuded kindness and good works was also exactly who he was on the inside.

Here is a statement from Cubs Owner Tom Ricketts.

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PHOTO: Jay Cutler’s wife posts his surly texts on Instagram


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What goes on in your own home is your business. It’s between you and your family. Unless you or a family member decides to broadcast it on social media for the world to see. Thanks to the former reality show personality, and wife of Jay Cutler, we now get to see a glimpse inside their household.

Not that we should care, but apparently we do, cuz Deadspin decided to devote a whole post to this. Deadspin isn’t wrong either.

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Man United news: Fletcher, Januzaj, FA Cup


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Here are the latest Manchester United news stories circulating in the Twitterverse, blogosphere, cyberspace and media world. We begin with an update on the future of Adnan Januzaj’s future with the club.

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PHOTOS: NEW Carrie Underwood song for Super Bowl XLIX


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You heard it here first in May of 2013; a full day and a half before the actual announcement was made. Carrie Underwood became the new Sunday Night Football singer. She replaced Faith Hill last fall with the SNF on NBC theme song.

Also, it should be noted that no one, and I mean no one, cares about who breaks a news story first other than individual reporters. And really only the individual reporter cares about the stories that he/she broke first.

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Man United news: Van Persie, Beckham, summer tour


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Here are the latest Manchester United news stories circulating in the Twitterverse, blogosphere, cyberspace and media world. We begin with an update on the upcoming summer preseason tour in the United States. Manager Louis van Gaal wants to scale back the travel.

However, these tours are total cash cows and the club is beholden to very lucrative corporate sponsorships.

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