1. Lionel Messi Is Stuck in Doping Control During Argentina Celebration

    Lionel Messi happily would have been in the changing room celebrating with his team-mates after Argentina clinched their spot in the World Cup final. But he was stuck taking his mandatory doping test in the aftermath...

    Sean  Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 18 hours ago 259,016 reads 127 comments

  2. Adam Lind Injury: Updates on Blue Jays DH's Foot and Return

    It was bad enough news for the Toronto Blue Jays when Edwin Encarnacion went to the disabled list with a strained right quadriceps, but Shi Davidi of Sportsnet updated ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 19 hours ago 1,315 reads 3 comments

  3. Spain's Gerard Pique Up 140,000 Tournament Chips at World Series of Poker

    Gerard Pique would much, much prefer to be preparing to defend Spain's World Cup title this coming Sunday than playing poker in Las Vegas. But Spain crashed out of the World Cup after just two matches, so to Las Vegas Pique went...

    Sean  Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 18 hours ago 4,656 reads 17 comments

  4. Report: UFC Star Rashad Evans Interested in WWE Deal

    Per a recent report, one UFC fighter is interested in making the transition from MMA to WWE very soon...

    Sharon Glencross Written by Sharon Glencross about 18 hours ago 53,173 reads 125 comments

  5. Mets' Jacob DeGrom 3rd in Franchise History with 2 11-K Outings in 1st 11 Starts

    With an 8-3 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night, rookie pitcher Jacob deGrom of the New York Mets emerged victorious after striking out 11 batters over seven shutout innings, improving his record to 2-5 on the season...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 18 hours ago 989 reads 0 comments

  6. Kobe Bryant Talks Carmelo Anthony, Byron Scott, More During Kobe Academy Presser

    Prior to his youth summer basketball camp at UC Santa Barbara on Wednesday, Kobe Bryant took time out to answer questions from the media, addressing everything from Carmelo Anthony to his physical fitness...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 18 hours ago 122,571 reads 485 comments

  7. Lionel Messi's Joy as He Realises He'll Lead Argentina into a World Cup Final

    Lionel Messi 's Argentina held their nerve to beat the Netherlands on penalties and go through to the 2014 World Cup final. And the joy on Messi 's face was there for all to see...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 20 hours ago 20,513 reads 59 comments

  8. Arjen Robben Consoles His Crying Son After the Dutch Are Eliminated by Argentina

    Say what you will about Arjen Robben , the Dutch lightning rod had a touching moment after his Netherlands side crashed out of the World Cup on penalties at the hands of Argentina...

    Sean  Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 20 hours ago 189,383 reads 59 comments

  9. Belgium Fan Lands Modeling Gig After World Cup Image Takes Off

    When an image of a Belgian fan went viral, the 17-year-old received a modeling opportunity with L'Oreal as a result...

    Sean  Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 18 hours ago 573 reads 0 comments

  10. Report: Daniel Bryan Facing Serious Shoulder Issues Too

    There's some more bad news for Daniel Bryan . Just two weeks after he announced at the Money in the Bank pre -show that his neck injury was more serious than previously thought ...

    Sharon Glencross Written by Sharon Glencross about 18 hours ago 24,685 reads 119 comments

  11. Empire State Building Lights Up to Celebrate Argentina's Victory

    The Empire State Building has World Cup Fever too. On Wednesday night, after Argentina clinched their spot in the World Cup final, the iconic New York building was lit up in the Argentine colours in tribute to the Albiceleste ...

    Sean  Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 19 hours ago 1,465 reads 0 comments

  12. Raiders in Talks to Get Rid of Coliseum Despite A's Attempt for New 10-Year Deal

    Baseball may be America's pastime, but the NFL has taken over as the most popular professional sport. That could potentially lead to O.co Coliseum being destroyed in favor of a new stadium for the Oakland Raiders...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 19 hours ago 11,667 reads 120 comments

  13. Pablo Zabaleta Takes Subdued Selfie of Bashed Face After Argentine Victory

    Poor Pablo Zabaleta . All he wanted to do was post your standard I-just-made-the-World-Cup-Final selfie . Surely, he was still jovial after Argentina advanced 4-2 on penalties after a 0-0 draw with the Netherlands...

    Sean  Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 19 hours ago 20,477 reads 17 comments

  14. What the World Would Be Like If People Reacted the Way Soccer Players Do

    If society responded to the little things in life the way soccer players react to what happens during matches, there would be a lot more drama in our daily lives...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 20 hours ago 88,753 reads 126 comments

  15. Chandler Parsons Signs Offer Sheet with Mavericks: Contract Details, Analysis

    Updates from Thursday, July 10 Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports reported on the latest surrounding Chandler Parsons and the Dallas Mavericks: Video also emerged ...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 20 hours ago 177,781 reads 659 comments

  16. Twitter Reacts as Sergio Romero Sends Argentina to World Cup Final with PK Saves

    It wasn't pretty. It wasn't exciting. Heck, for much of the match it was darn hard to watch. But for Argentina, well, it was a masterpiece in the end...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 19 hours ago 2,489 reads 7 comments

  17. Pirates' Pedro Alvarez Hits 100th Home Run of Career

    With Tuesday's fourth-inning long ball off the St. Louis Cardinals ' Carlos Martinez, Pedro Alvarez of the Pittsburgh Pirates reached 100 career home runs, per MLB.com ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 19 hours ago 379 reads 0 comments

  18. Twitter Reacts to Lionel Messi, Maxi Rodriguez's Performances vs. Netherlands

    Although the match was scoreless for 120 minutes, Argentina were able to finally defeat the Netherlands on penalty kicks, 4-2, to advance to the 2014 World Cup finals against Germany...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 20 hours ago 4,021 reads 0 comments

  19. Twitter Reacts to Robin Van Persie, Arjen Robben's Performances vs. Argentina

    The Netherlands lost a penalty shootout 4-2 to Argentina in Wednesday's 2014 World Cup semi-final, after 120 scoreless minutes...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 20 hours ago 4,057 reads 0 comments

  20. World Cup Semifinal Results 2014: Final Score, Latest Fixture Info After Day 28

    You would be hard-pressed to come up with a more pressure-packed scenario in the entire sports world than playing in the World Cup...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 20 hours ago 7,878 reads 0 comments

  21. Mike Woodson Reportedly to Join Clippers' Coaching Staff

    While other teams across the Association are targeting big-name free agents, Doc Rivers is working on improving his coaching staff...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 21 hours ago 16,683 reads 105 comments

  22. Website Shows What the Score Would Be If Germany and Brazil Were Still Playing

    If we thought that 7-1 scoreline of Germany's beatdown of Brazil got out of hand, one website took it one step further. Based on the amount of goals scored, the website brasilalemanhaeterno ...

    Sean  Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 21 hours ago 4,678 reads 9 comments

  23. Twitter Reacts to Javier Mascherano Playing on Despite Apparent Head Injury

    Argentina's Javier Mascherano clashed heads with Georginio Wijnaldum of the Netherlands in the first half of Wednesday's World Cup semi-final...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 22 hours ago 12,943 reads 30 comments

  24. Ezequiel Garay Makes a Clearance While Holding One of His Boots

    Ezequiel Garay did something you don't see every day: He made a clearance with one of his boots in his hand. Garay had lost his boot earlier in the play but recovered to pick it up and still do his job in the process...

    Sean  Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 22 hours ago 3,063 reads 3 comments

  25. Gregg Popovich and Spurs Agree to Extension: Latest Contract Details, Reaction

    As the world prepares for LeBron James' next decision, the man who may have helped expedite his departure from Miami got a fat new contract of his own...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 22 hours ago 41,746 reads 105 comments