Raiders’ Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem

Another season, another controversy surrounding the national anthem. Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch remained seated during the national anthem prior to the team’s 20-10 loss to the Cardinals in their preseason opener. In his first game back since the 2015 season, Lynch was dressed in uniform but did not play. Instead of standing for the […]

Manu Ginobili attempts to miss foul shot, instead makes absurd free throw

The Spurs were down by three points with 2.5 seconds left in Wednesday night’s game against the Trail Blazers and Manu Ginobili was at the foul line. There wasn’t enough time left to let Portland have a possession, so Ginobili’s strategy was the following: Make the first free throw, intentionally miss the second free throw […]

We’ve come this far without mentioning the Wizards’ unsightly road record

During the game itself, Thomas and the Celtics had difficulty maintaining consistency on offense, and tight defense on both sides (Boston shot 43.0 percent, Chicago shot 42.9 percent) led to heightened emotions. Neither team led by more than five points in the first three quarters, and the tension of the game was amplified by the […]

Seattle will be without one of the team’s top defensive backs moving forward.

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner will miss 4-6 weeks after head coach Pete Carroll announced he suffered a groin pull that included tissue damage. Browner dealt with a hamstring injury early in the season and now has this groin pull. Appearing in eight games he has recorded 10 tackles and an interception. The time difference […]

There are bad calls by softball umpires, but this one takes the proverbial cake

Lindsey Harris may only be a sophomore at Fultondale High School in the suburbs of Birmingham, Ala., but she already may have weathered the worst sports call she will ever experience in her entire life. Harris gave the ball a smack to shallow infield in the Wildcats’ road game against Minor High School. She sprinted […]