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Esports, Kansas City Chiefs, Los Angeles Rams, Patrick Mahomes, Sim Life, Todd Gurley -

Monday Night Football this week presents an opportunity to see two of the most explosive offenses in NFL history, the Los Angeles Rams and the Kansas City Chiefs, square off. Two young squads and a possible Super Bowl preview! What more can you ask for? Can’t lie, I’ve been waiting to do this Madden 19 […]

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Esports, Jayson Tatum, Kawhi Leonard, Kyle Lowry, Kyrie Irving, NBA LIVE 19, Sim Life -

Friday night on ESPN is going to be a great night for ball. With LeBron James now in the West, we have the two eastern favorites squaring off in Beantown (7 p.m. EST). The Toronto Raptors boast the league’s best record while the highly anticipated Boston Celtics are still trying to work out some chemistry […]

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Andrew Wiggins, Bradley Beal, Derrick Rose, Dwight Howard, EA Sports, Esports, Golden State Warriors, Jimmy Butler, John Wall, Karl-Anthony Towns, Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson, Minnesota Timberwolves, nba live, Oklahoma City Thunder, Russell Westbrook, Washington Wizards -

TGIF, NBA Live 19 fans. This week comes to an end with a star-studded doubleheader on ESPN (8 p.m. Eastern time). First, Russell Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder head to Washington, D.C., to face John Wall’s Wizards, who desperately need a win. Then the defending champion Golden State Warriors welcome the dysfunctional Minnesota Timberwolves […]

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Deandre Ayton, DeMar DeRozan, Devin Booker, Esports, Kobe Bryant, nba live, Phoenix Suns, San Antonio Spurs, Shaquille O'Neal -

OK, LIVE fans, Wednesday night’s Halloween hoops action features the red-hot San Antonio Spurs rolling into Phoenix to face the young Suns (10:30 p.m. Eastern). Should be an interesting look at how DeMar DeRozan has been adapting to life out west and how rookie Deandre Ayton is faring in Phoenix. SPURS AT SUNS Top things […]

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Atlanta Hawks, Ben Simmons, Dallas Mavericks, DeAndre Jordan, Esports, Future, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Joel Embiid, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Luka Doncic, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA LIVE 19, Philadelphia 76ers, Sim Life, Trae Young -

Welcome back, LIVE fans. As the NBA has returned, and is off to a strong start, that also signals the return of the hoop version of Sim Life. Our first two games should be pretty entertaining, with the young’uns kicking it off. Dallas Mavericks point guard Dennis Smith Jr. and his new running mate Luka […]

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Atlanta Falcons, EA Sports, Eli Manning, Esports, Julio Jones, Madden, New York Giants, NFL, Odell Beckham Jr., Saquon Barkley -

Two of the most disappointing teams this season square off in this week’s Monday Night Football feature, as the drama-filled New York Giants take a trip to “The A” to face the injury-plagued Atlanta Falcons. Giants at falcons Top things to ESPN’s Football Power Index gives the Falcons a 69.6 percent chance to beat […]

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Esports, Green Bay Packers, Jerry Rice, Jimmy Graham, Madden, monday night football, NFL, San Francisco 49ers -

To be honest, this matchup between the up-and-down Green Bay Packers and the struggling San Francisco 49ers doesn’t seem like it would be that competitive. But like the saying goes: “Any given Sunday” — or, in this case, Monday. You never know how Green Bay’s offense will produce with an Aaron Rodgers injury. 49erS AT […]

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Chris Bosh, Esports, Miami Heat, NBA -

The 2018-19 NBA season will be the last lap for Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade. And his former Heat teammate Chris Bosh acknowledges it will be his, too, if he doesn’t get a call this season. “I am still aspiring to play in the NBA,” Bosh told The Undefeated. “Obviously, if nothing happens in the […]

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Alvin Kamara, chris thompson, EA Sports, Esports, Madden, New Orleans Saints, NFL, Washington Redskins -

I must admit that, as a Washington Redskins fan, I don’t have a good feeling about this one. No. 1, the Skins hardly ever come out on the winning end of these Monday Night Football matchups. No. 2, trying to stop New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees at home in the Superdome is a truly […]

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Denver Broncos, EA Sports, ESPN, Esports, Kansas City Chiefs, Madden, NFL, Patrick Mahomes, Tyreek Hill, Von Miller -

I can’t lie. I’m extra geeked to sim this week’s matchup, as we have the hottest quarterback in the league so far this season, Mr. Patrick Lavon Mahomes II, who’s been putting up video game numbers. What makes this matchup between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Denver Broncos even juicier is trying to see […]

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Antonio Brown, Ben Roethlisberger, DeSean Jackson, EA Sports, Esports, Jameis Winston, JuJu Smith-Schuster, madden 19, Mike Evans, Pittsburgh Steelers, Tampa Bay Buccaneers -

Big game on tap this week as the drama-filled Pittsburgh Steelers hit the road to face one of the league’s biggest surprises. Will Tampa Bay Buccaneer Ryan Fitzpatrick’s magic continue and finally settle who’s the real QB1 in Tampa? Let’s see what Madden NFL 19 has to say. STEELERS at BUCS Top things to […]

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Chicago Bears, Esports, Khalil Mack, Madden, Meek Mill, NFL, Russell Wilson, Seattle Seahawks, Tarik Cohen -

Welcome back, Sim Life fans. Our first venture for the NFL season sees the winless Seattle Seahawks and Chicago Bears squaring off on “Madden NFL 19” at historic Soldier Field. SEAHAWKS at BEARS Top things to Salute to Hall of Famer Brian Urlacher, who’s being honored at halftime. It’s not goodbye, it’s see you […]

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Derric Franklin, Esports, Gaming, Knicks Gaming, Miami Heat, Miami Heat Check, NBA2K, New York Knicks, Video Games -

On April 4, the day of the draft for the inaugural season of the NBA 2K League, Derric “Famous Enough” Franklin got the exact squad he wanted. The team operations coordinator (aka general manager/coach) for Miami’s Heat Check Gaming drafted Juan “Hotshot” Rodriguez at center, Stanley “MaJes7ic” LeBron at point guard, Basil “24k Dropoff” Rose […]

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Commentary, Esports, NFL -

Football will disappear. Maybe not tomorrow, but at some point, football will practically vanish from popular culture. Not like a snap of the fingers, but gradually it will recede from the horizon in a slow march away from its reign as America’s pastime. Too violent. Too many stories about ex-NFL players killing themselves to escape […]

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Basketball, Derric Franklin, Esports, Gaming, Miami Heat, NBA -

Four years ago, when Derric Franklin returned from Afghanistan, where he’d been deployed by the U.S. Army, he picked up NBA 2K15 and began playing the game with a virtually created avatar. The only thing is, he didn’t know to change the avatar’s name, “Russ Snow,” or its physical appearance, a 7-foot-3 center with a […]

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Diversity, Esports -

The professionalization of sports changed the math for millions of young African-Americans, both male and female, providing careers, scholarships and a pathway to fame and further fortune. Now esports is quickly rising to become the next iteration of big-stakes competitive play. Boasting a digital-first, broadly global audience, the esports marketplace raked in $696 million in […]

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Esports, Jim Valvano, V Week -

Can gamers help cure cancer? On Giving Tuesday, The Undefeated and ESPN are teaming up with Twitch to use esports and gaming to drive awareness of cancer research. For ESPN’s Don’t Ever Give Up Day, Marc Spears and Domonique Foxworth join Jared Jeffries, David Jacoby, Rachel Nichols, Marcellus Wiley and LZ Granderson for a 24-hour […]

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Anthony Davis, Carmelo Anthony, DeMarcus Cousins, Denver Nuggets, Esports, LaMarcus Aldridge, NBA Live 18, New Orleans Pelicans, Oklahoma City Thunder, Paul George, Russell Westbrook, San Antonio Spurs -

Fresh off a strong showing during Wednesday’s doubleheader, EA Sports’ NBA LIVE 18 has started a new streak after going 2-0, and it now sports a mark of 8-2 on the season for correctly picking winners. Friday night’s games feature Oklahoma City at San Antonio (8 p.m. EST) and, making their first appearances, New Orleans […]

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Alejandro Villanueva, Call of Duty, Christian McCaffrey, De'Aaron Fox, Detroit Lions, Eric Ebron, Esports, Gaming, Golden Tate, Hassan Whiteside, Justin Bour, Karl-Anthony Towns, Minnesota Timberwolves, MLB, NBA, NFL, Pittsburgh Steelers, PlayStation, Video Games -

Before stepping onto the line of scrimmage as a starting offensive tackle for the Pittsburgh Steelers, Alejandro Villanueva was on the front lines as a member of the U.S. Army. During his first tour in Afghanistan as a second lieutenant rifle platoon leader, he earned a Bronze Star Medal for Valor after moving forward, under […]

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Dwyane Wade, Esports, John Wall, Kevin Love, Kyrie Irving, LeBron James, NBA, NBA Live 18, Russell Westbrook -

First of all, we gotta salute EA Sports and the NBA Live 18 team for remaining UNDEFEATED on the season with a perfect 4-0 mark so far. Will the hot streak continue for Friday’s games? Kicking off the doubleheader to end the week we are in Washington, D.C., as the struggling Cleveland Cavaliers and the […]

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Esports, Evo, Keisha Howard -

What’s next for the fighting game community? The Undefeated wraps up three days at Evo with perspectives from the players.

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All Day, Allen Iverson, Daily Dose, Detroit, Esports, French Montana, Jim DeRogati, R. Kelly, ScHoolboy Q -

All right, all, I’ll be on The Ryen Russillo Show on Monday from 1-4 p.m. EST, which is also on ESPNews if you want to see me while I talk. But, if you want to hear The Morning Roast from Sunday, without pictures, there’s that too. Hey @Walmart what are you doing? pic.twitter.com/ermxukU5BX — Kwani […]

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Fans of esports know about Echo Fox, partially because of the fame of co-founder Rick Fox, the former Los Angeles Laker and actor. But behind the scenes, the Vision Venture Partners Team, the private equity firm behind Echo Fox, is quietly reshaping esports. Jace Hall, Stratton Sclavos and Amit Raizada are all aiming to leverage […]

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