Drone racing is coming to TV this fall. The International Drone Racing League and ESPN have come to terms on a three-year deal.
Sports April 14, 2016
The Golden State Warriors have succeeded in setting a new regular season record of 73-9, eclipsing the 72-10 record posted by the Michael Jordan-led '95-'96 Chicago Bulls. Stephen Curry also made history by ending the regular season with 402 three-point shots made.
Sports April 14, 2016
Here are the results of some of the matches in the recently concluded Wrestlemania 32. Undertaker, Roman Reigns, Baron Corbin won some of the titles in the event.
Sports April 4, 2016
The New York State Assembly passed a bill on Tuesday that effectively lifts the ban on mixed martial arts in the state. The sport had been prohibited in New York since 1997.
Sports March 24, 2016
Russian tennis superstar and five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova announced on Monday that she had failed a doping test for the Australian Open because of her use of a drug known as meldonium. The substance was included in the World Anti-Doping Agency's list of banned substances only in January.
Sports March 8, 2016
In a monumental upset, the Los Angeles Lakers handed the Golden State Warriors their sixth loss of the season. This was the first time that a below .200 team was able to beat an over .900 team in the history of the NBA.
Sports March 7, 2016
Conor McGregor was looking to make history in UFC 196 by becoming the first fighter to hold world titles in two divisions. That goal will no longer be possible, but McGregor will still be making history due to his disclosed purse.
Sports March 5, 2016
The golfer tweeted a video of himself trying to regain top form with the help of some technology.
Sports February 25, 2016
What made up this year's roster of Super Bowl 50 ads? A puppy-monkey-baby hybrid. A portrait of Steven Tyler made entirely of Skittles. A strange little pink intestine, and many more.
Sports February 8, 2016
Gainesville police officer Bobby White started the #HoopsNotCrime hashtag, that is why when he responded to a complaint about a group of kids being too loud, he did not scold them, instead he joined in their basketball game. White even brought a 7-foot backup.
Sports January 25, 2016
Legendary NBA superstar Kobe Bryant uploaded a poem on The Players' Tribune to announce his retirement after the end of the current season. The post received around 1 million clicks over the first two hours.
Sports December 2, 2015
Young athletes who suffered from a concussion may experience reduced cerebral blood flow even after the symptoms of the injury subside, a new study revealed. Researchers said the recovery goes beyond the manifestation of clinical symptoms.
Sports December 1, 2015
30 year old Football Player Cristiano Ronaldo said in an interview that the numbers say that he is a legend. He also said that he believes he is better than Messi.
Sports November 7, 2015
Daniel Norris uploaded a photo on Instagram and Twitter showing his surgical scar after a successful thyroid surgery. The Detroit Tigers pitcher was diagnosed with thyroid cancer early in 2015 but kept playing till the season's end.
Sports October 30, 2015
Baseball teams are now allowed to use iPads during the game. The latest decision from Major League Baseball will allow teams to gather information needed in a much faster and more convenient way.
Sports September 30, 2015
Andre Iguodala, this year’s MVP at the NBA Finals, said that one of the things that helped the team in winning the championship is wearable technology.
Sports September 25, 2015
Boxing matches in the future will be more intuitive as the speed and power of the players’ punches can already be measured, thanks to the new patent filing won by HBO.
Sports September 24, 2015
Researchers conducted a small study and found that taking caffeine supplements equivalent to one cup of coffee before each game helps golfers score better by two strokes. The caffeine group in the experiment also reported less fatigue and more energy.
Sports August 29, 2015
The NFL will reportedly let fans see data collected by RFID chips as instant replays and also give them a peek into players' statistics. The NFL app will give fans a 'Next Gen Stats' option, which will display the tracking data of a player.
Sports August 10, 2015
Japan's recently canceled plans for a new Olympic Stadium that didn't exactly go over well with people, and this probably won't make things better: seats from a beloved '60s stadium are now being sold as collectibles.
Sports July 24, 2015
Players, gamers, and tech aficianados made a pilgrimage to the NBA House to enjoy all things Samsung.
Sports February 18, 2015
NBC cuts off footage of the Seattle Seahawks wide receiver pretending to defecate on a football. It's inappropriate to replay the clip with children watching the Super Bowl, the network says.
Sports February 2, 2015
Athletes looking for peak performance shouldn't ignore their internal body clocks, a study suggests. The time of day when a competition is held could affect how well you perform in it, researchers say.
Sports January 30, 2015
A new study on NFL players recently uncovered that those who played the sport under the age of 12 had more cognitive decline than their peers who started playing the sport later.
Sports January 29, 2015
Still looking for that very unique holiday gift? This bottle provides water, mobile power and can carry a tune. The multifunction water bottle plays audio routed to it via Bluetooth or a 3.5-mm connection.
Sports December 19, 2014
As football players face more concussion and traumatic brain injury-related tragedies, physicians, researchers and coaches are trying harder to understand how these can be prevented, or at least reduced. i1 Biometrics, a Seattle-based wearable technology company, introduces a mouth guard that can potentially change the face of football.
Sports December 3, 2014
Swiss division league football player, Ricardo Ferreira, won't be able to play in Switzerland ever again until he's 78-years-old. For some reason, he chose to kick the ball in the face of the referee, then squirt water at him.
Sports November 4, 2014
Football is a contact sport and players are well aware of the tolls. But now the NFL has released a report actually confirming risks of playing for the league.
Sports September 14, 2014
Wrestler Jake "The Snake" Roberts, who has been inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame, is in the ICU. Roberts collapsed on a flight to Las Vegas and was in coma for 24 hours.
Sports August 29, 2014
To say it was an upgrade is an understatement. Levi’s Stadium sets the bar high for stadiums all over the world, aims to transform fan experience.
Sports August 20, 2014
The USA Basketball men's national team cancels its scheduled trip to Senegal due to Ebola concerns. Team USA was scheduled to visit Dakar, Senegal on August 27.
Sports August 16, 2014
Mike Newman has set a new world record after reaching an astonishing speed of 200mph. Even more astonishing is the fact that he achieved all these despite being blind.
Sports August 17, 2014
In April, three girls who were diagnosed with cancer were photographed together. The girls gathered again this month for another photoshoot but this time to celebrate because they are now all on remission.
Sports August 13, 2014
Concussions and traumatic brain injuries from sports are incredibly dangerous, especially in high school athletes. A recent study says that where the concussion occurs though, is not as important.
Sports August 11, 2014
Players in the upcoming 2014 NFL season will be tracked more accurately with the new RFID transmitters. Real-time data such as the player’s precise location can now be measured.
Sports August 2, 2014
The National Audubon society wants the Minnesota Vikings to add more safety features to the new Minnesota Vikings football stadium. The request is aimed to save birds from fatal collisions.
Sports July 24, 2014
As GM announces more recalls, the company's June 2014 sales best those of June 2013. GM CEO vows to improve vehicle safety.
Sports July 1, 2014
Oscar Pistorius' murder trial will resume on Mon., June 30. A thorough examination of his mental health will be presented to determine whether or not he understood his actions on the night of the shooting.
Sports June 30, 2014
The International Space Station has caught World Cup Fever, with U.S. astronauts making a wager with a German astronaut on the recently concluded match between the two countries.
Sports June 27, 2014
The medical notes of racer Michael Schumacher were stolen and are up for sale. His manager warns that criminal charges will be pressed against those who purchase, use and make reference to the stolen records.
Sports June 25, 2014
The data gathered by the Wimbledon Social Command Centre, powered by IBM's SoftLayer cloud technology, will be used to adjust Wimbledon.com to display the most relevant information to the fans of the tournament.
Sports June 18, 2014
World Cup Fever has reached out-of the world proportions, as space travelers aboard the International Space Station support their favorite teams.
Sports June 12, 2014
Twitter brought back hashflags for the FIFA World Cup 2014 in Brazil. Now, Twitter users have organized, real-time updates about the event just by tapping on the hashtags or tweeting with hashflags.
Sports June 11, 2014
Google made it easier for FIFA World Cup 2014 fans to get advance peek of the stadiums in Brazil through its Google Maps Street View app. Now, feed your curiosity.
Sports June 7, 2014
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