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Aaron Hernandez, Alvin Gentry, Beyonce, Colin Kaepernick, Floyd Mayweather, Jimmy Butler, John Calipari, Karl-Anthony Towns, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Kobe Bryant, Kyle Kuzma, Lonzo Ball, Manny Pacquiao, Mary Bono, Nathan Peterman, NBA G League, Nick Bosa, Odell Beckham Jr., Paul George, Simone Biles, The Week That Was -

Monday 10.15.18 Famed sports sociologist and future Hallmark greeting card writer Harry Edwards told his wife, “Well, lady, first of all, I’m a leg and a– man myself” after her mastectomy. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers, placing blame on someone other than the person responsible for calling an intentional lateral play from the 21-yard line with […]

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Aaron Rodgers, Adrian Peterson, Colin Kaepernick, Draymond Green, Floyd Mayweather, Green Bay Packers, Jerry Jones, Jim Brown, LeBron James, Manu Ginobili, Mychal Kendricks, Teddy Bridgewater, The Week That Was -

Monday 08.27.18 San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili, looking around and realizing what Kyle Lowry never did, announced his retirement after 16 seasons. New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, refusing to answer questions as if he were accused of orchestrating a covert operation to underinflate footballs, hung up on a radio interview after the hosts […]

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50 Cent, Beef, Boxing, Entertainment, Floyd Mayweather, Hip Hop, News, Video -

Not since the “great” Taylor Swift vs Katy Perry feud have I wanted to see two obnoxious celebrities both lose in a beef against each other as I do this ongoing madness with 50 Cent and Floyd Mayweather.

The post 50 Cent and Floyd Mayweather are beefing (again), but can we throw away both of them? appeared first on theGrio.

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Diego Maradona, Floyd Mayweather, Kyrie Irving, LaVar Ball, LeBron James, Lonzo Ball, Magic Johnson, New England Patriots, Sammy Sosa, The Week That Was, Tom Brady -

Monday 06.25.18 Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving, smiling through the pain, said “it doesn’t matter” that the Cleveland Cavaliers gave away his old No. 2 jersey to rookie Collin Sexton just one year after Irving left the team. Cavs forward LeBron James, orchestrator of “The Decision” and “I’m Coming Home,” “has no intention of hearing […]

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Ben Simmons, Donovan Mitchell, Floyd Mayweather, James Harden, Kevin Durant, Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Lil B, Master P, The Week That Was -

Monday 04.09.18 NBA players, who are apparently just like us, don’t play hard for all 48 minutes of any given game and have “gentleman’s pacts” for taking plays off. Former Miami Heat forward LeBron James, being his normal passive-aggressive self, once indirectly asked for the firing of Heat coach Erik Spoelstra by asking team president […]

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Bill Belichick, Blake Griffin, Conor McGregor, Donald Trump, Floyd Mayweather, Kirk Cousins, LaVar Ball, LeBron James, New England Patriots, Steve Kerr, The Week That Was -

Monday 01.29.18 Part-time Lithuanian basketball coach and star of Eddie II LaVar Ball called Steve Kerr, who is likely headed to his fourth straight NBA Finals, the “Milli Vanilli of coaching” because of the number of All-Stars on the Golden State Warriors roster. Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins, essentially asking the timeless question “who brought […]

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Donald Trump, Floyd Mayweather, Johnny Manziel, Jon Gruden, LaVar Ball, NFL, Stan Van Gundy, The Week That Was -

Monday 01.08.18 The agent for former NFL quarterback Johnny Manziel, displaying the art of the deal, gave the Canadian Football League’s Hamilton Tiger-Cats, who both own Manziel’s contractual rights and appear to be the only professional team that wants to hire him, until Jan. 31 to “work out a fair deal” with his client or […]

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Aaron Rodgers, Ben Roethlisberger, Diddy, Floyd Mayweather, Jerry Jones, Odell Beckham Jr., The Week That Was, Will Smith -

Monday 12.18.17 Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, not reading the room, called Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson, accused of sexual harassment and using a racial slur in the workplace, one of the “really, really, really outstanding men of football that I’ve ever met” and said he is “saddened by any of the stories or things […]

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2018 NBA All-Star Game, Dennis Rodman, Donald Trump, Floyd Mayweather, LeBron James, Robert Griffin III, The Week That Was -

Monday 12.11.17 Indianapolis Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri may have cost himself $500,000 after attempting and missing two field goals during a blizzard in Buffalo, New York, on Dec. 10. Whoever had 26 games in the “When will Carmelo Anthony get fed up in Oklahoma City?” office pool has won. After Chicago Bulls forwards Bobby Portis […]

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Alex Rodriguez, Brock Osweiler, Carmelo Anthony, Colin Kaepernick, Conor McGregor, Deshaun Watson, Ezekiel Elliott, Floyd Mayweather, Jerry Jones, Klay Thompson, Kyrie Irving, MLB Playoffs, Papa John's, Paul Wall, Robert Griffin III, Shaquille O'Neal, The Week That Was, Tom Brady, Tyrod Taylor, Yasiel Puig -

Monday 10.30.17 Former NFL quarterback Robert Griffin III, fumbling with the truth like he used to fumble the ball, said the Washington Redskins, who traded three first-round draft picks and a second-rounder to move up to draft him in 2012 and started him for 35 games, weren’t “sold on me.” With hindsight 20-20, or 19-22, […]

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Conor McGregor, Errol Spence Jr., Floyd Mayweather, Mayweather-McGregor, Sugar Ray Leonard -

Had you asked me to define Floyd Mayweather’s boxing legacy before Saturday’s fight against Conor McGregor, I would have been at a loss. If this was indeed his swan song, Mayweather will be remembered as a skillful, though not particularly compelling, defensive fighter with a flair for selling the undramatic. But after spending an afternoon […]

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Boxing, Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather, Mayweather-McGregor, MMA -

UPDATE—The recent tragedy in Las Vegas that has left 59 people dead — including Carrie Barnette, a valued member of The Walt Disney Company community — and more than 500 wounded has traumatized the entire country. Just weeks ago, The Undefeated traveled to the town known as the entertainment capital of the world for one […]

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Boxing, Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather, Style, UFC -

Get out those red-bottomed Louboutins, fight fans. The boxing match everyone has been talking about, Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Conor McGregor, is finally going down in Sin City on Saturday night. Many of the biggest names in sports, business and entertainment have been jetting into Las Vegas for the most glamorous, high-fashion sporting event of […]

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Colin Kaepernick, Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather, Jerry Rice, Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Los Angeles Dodgers, Rich Hill, What Had Happened Was -

Game. Blouses. Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Rich Hill lost his no-hit bid in the 10th inning after a walk-off home run from Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman Josh Harrison. Hill had a perfect game going in the ninth inning of the eventual 1-0 loss before an error from Dodgers infielder Logan Forsythe ended that possibility, although […]

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Boxing, Commentary, Conor McGregor, Domestic Violence, Floyd Mayweather -

He might be a coarse, past-his-prime boxer, but plenty of people are still willing to pony up the paper to see 40-year-old Floyd “Money” Mayweather fight again and risk his unblemished record of 49-0. And even if boxing spectators are aware of the physical and emotional damage he’s inflicted on the black women in his […]

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Boxing, Commentary, Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather, MMA -

Who do you like? Mayweather or McGregor? A recent visit to two vastly different gyms in Oakland, California, revealed a range of stark emotions and hardened viewpoints, from Floyd is crafty/arrogant/unbeatable to Conor is out of his depth/brash/stands an underdog’s chance. By and large, the rooting for either fighter did not seem to turn on […]

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Boxing, Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather, Muhammad Ali, UFC -

After a year in the making, Saturday’s breathlessly anticipated bout between former five-division boxing champion Floyd (Money) Mayweather and UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor pits perhaps one of the greatest boxers of all time against one of the leading mixed martial artists. Despite the hype, there is no belt at stake. It’s something more important […]

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Boxing, Commentary, Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather, Jack Johnson, Race -

Follow the unprecedented money and hype flowing to the upcoming match between ring great Floyd Mayweather Jr. and mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor and you quickly come to one of the most pernicious archetypes in boxing, if not all of sports: the Great White Hope. Surely, fight fans no longer believe that the status […]

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Boxing, Commentary, Conor McGregor, ESPN The Magazine, Floyd Mayweather -

An ESPN The Magazine collaboration. Admit it: We all love Cersei Lannister. The arrogance, the ruthlessness, the way she sipped wine from her goblet as her enemies burned. We want her on the Iron Throne, in the same way we wanted Walter White to escape the DEA and we admired Gordon Gekko’s command of that […]

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Boxing, Commentary, Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather -

An ESPN The Magazine collaboration. I love boxing: the craft, skill, conditioning, the physical genius, and most of all the absolute commitment to compete no matter the challenge, no matter the odds. I have loved boxing since I was a boy watching Gillette Cavalcade of Sports matches with my father. Boxing is the poetry of […]

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Boxing, Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather, What Had Happened Was -

GAME. BLOUSES. Floyd Mayweather, trying his best to sell his Aug. 26 boxing match against UFC fighter Conor McGregor, told ESPN that the mixed martial artist has a fighting chance because “I’m not the same fighter I was two years ago. I’m not the same fighter I was five years ago. I lost a step.” […]

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#DrivebyDunkChallenge, Conor McGregor, Derrick Rose, Floyd Mayweather, Kyrie Irving, LeBron James, Robert Griffin III, What Had Happened Was -

GAME. BLOUSES. Derrick Rose has reached an agreement to join the Cleveland Cavaliers. The free-agent point guard and 2011 NBA MVP will sign a one-year deal, worth the veteran minimum of $2.1 million, after choosing the 2016 champion Cavaliers over the Los Angeles Lakers. In the wake of Cavs point guard Kyrie Irving requesting to […]

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Boxing, Commentary, Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather, MMA, Race -

The stench began in Los Angeles and eventually spread to London, a four-act, one-week malodorous play designed to promote their August mismatch. In one corner, a 49-0, five-time world boxing champion from Las Vegas. In the other, a mixed martial artist who’s never gloved up for anything past five rounds in his life. Floyd Mayweather […]

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Boxing, Commentary, Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather, MMA, Race -

Race and racism have been front and center in the promotional campaign for the upcoming Floyd Mayweather Jr. versus Conor McGregor fight, with McGregor performing a mutated version of the Great White Hope and Mayweather playing his accustomed role of the brash and boisterous black heel. However, boxing’s checkered history of capitalizing on racial and […]

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All Day, Brian Custer, Carmelo Anthony, Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather, Kirk Cousins, Kristaps Porzingis, Lonzo Ball, New York Knicks, Richard Sherman, The Morning Roast, Wimbledon, X Games -

Mina Kimes was back from assignment, Clinton Yates was back from the Midwest and Domonique Foxworth decided to go to McDonald’s for breakfast instead of the usual bagels and coffee. It was a great show. Hour 1 Mina managed to make it to the ESPY Awards, which apparently has a standby list that I didn’t […]

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Commentary, Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather, Pots And Pans -

I don’t know what will happen when Floyd Mayweather Jr. fights Conor McGregor in August, but I have always thought of Mayweather as one savvy dude. A master of defense in the ring, Mayweather has earned hundreds of millions of dollars from boxing. Now 40, past his prime and two years removed from his last […]

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50 Cent, All Day, Beyonce, Conor McGregor, Daily Dose, Floyd Mayweather, Oakland Raiders, The Bachelor, Vic Mensa -

All right, kiddos. It’s been quite the week here in Minneapolis. The X Games got underway Thursday night, but Friday is the first full day and I’ll be taking over The Undefeated Instagram page for the afternoon. This should be ridiculous. https://twitter.com/GirlPosts/status/885731092984102912/photo/1 Someone in our newsroom is actively hating on Beyoncé. “Does her photographer always […]

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California, Compton, DeMar DeRozan, Drake, Floyd Mayweather, Gangs, NBA, Toronto Raptors -

​COMPTON, California — It’s nearly noon on a warming Thursday outside DeMar DeRozan Gymnasium at Lueders Park, and eight cops are mysteriously congregating nearby and putting gear on as a helicopter flies overhead. A homeless man and a woman are slowly trying to figure out what to do on separate benches. Nearby, children are in […]

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