Photo Credit: Orlando Sentinel It has been over a week since the East Carolina Pirates wrapped up their disappointing season with a 37-10 loss to the Temple Owls on Saturday, November 26th, 2016, and with a 3-9 record, they never had a chance to make a bowl game this season. Now that the bowl schedule is official and the Pirates will officially watch the games from … Continue reading Isaiah Jones Wraps Up NCAA Football Career On Top
Photo Credit: RantSports After being diagnosed with Marfan’s Syndrome, a rare connective tissue disorder as well as an abnormally large heart, at the 2014 NBA Draft combine, former Baylor Bears’ center Isaiah Austin’s basketball career appeared to be over after he was told to quit because of the diagnosis of the disorder. Now over two years removed from the diagnosis, Austin, 23, has been cleared by doctors … Continue reading Isaiah Austin Cleared to Return to Playing Basketball
Photo Credit: Sporting News Running back Isaiah Pead, 26, will never play in the NFL again after losing part of his left leg following a car accident that took place early last Saturday morning at 2:32 AM EST in Columbus, Ohio, when his car, which was traveling at over 90 miles per hour, spun out of control and veered off of the highway, ejecting Pead from … Continue reading Isaiah Pead Loses Part of Leg in Car Accident; NFL Career Over
Photo Credit: Telegraph ***FAIR WARNING: There are extremely graphic images used in this article!! Do NOT continue if you are sensitive to this type of material!!*** Fifteen years ago today, on September 15th, 2001, just four days after the tragic terrorist attacks on 9/11, former Formula One driver and 2-time CART champion Alessandro Zanardi was involved in one of the most wicked and horrific crashes … Continue reading Alex Zanardi: 15 Years Later
Original photo source: usatoday.com Design by: Isaiah Matute With the fifth pick of the 1995 NBA Draft, the Minnesota Timberwolves selected Kevin Garnett. Since then, Garnett’s 21 year career (and counting) has seen six presidential elections and 21 missions to the moon. In that same time span, the NBA has changed drastically, as the Washington Bullets became the Wizards, the Charlotte Hornets became the New … Continue reading A Look at Kevin Garnett’s Career
Photo Credit: bleacherreport.com San Antonio Spurs’ center Tim Duncan has announced his retirement from the NBA. He was a 5-time NBA champion, a 2-time NBA MVP, a 3-time NBA Finals MVP, and a 15-time NBA All-Star. Duncan, 40, was in the NBA for 19 seasons, all with the Spurs. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 61 games and averaged 25.2 minutes per game, … Continue reading Tim Duncan Announces His Retirement
Photo Credit: foxsports.com Just two days ago, an article was written on this Sports Pressbox site about Colorado Rockies rookie shortstop Trevor Story becoming the first MLB player in 116 years to hit a home run in each of his first 3 career MLB games. Then, about an hour ago, I wrote another article talking about how Story became the first player in MLB history to … Continue reading Hi-Story Again!!