Category Archive: General Sports

Jun 16

Chinese soccer fan dies of sleep deprivation while watching World Cup

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Sir Winston Churchill once said that “a fanatic is a person who can’t change his mind and won’t change the subject.” It’s safe to say that the 25-year-old, as of yet unidentified, Chinese man who died of sleep deprivation from watching the World Cup is a soccer/world football fanatic. Yes a fan was found dead …

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Jun 11

SportsJabber 2014 FIFA World Cup Pick ‘Em

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We’re running it through Yahoo.com. Sign up is pretty quick and simple. Group name: SportsJabberWorldCup Password: gousa SportsJabber WorldCup Pick ‘Em

Jun 09

The Sports Bank.net: FIFA World Cup: Full TV schedule

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The 2014 FIFA World Cup from Brazil will be broadcast live on ABC, ESPN and ESPN2. Here’s the full schedule with channel assignments First Round Thursday, June 12 4 p.m.: Brazil vs. Croatia at Arena Corinthians, Sao Paulo (ESPN; Univision/Univision Deportes Network) Friday, June 13 12 p.m.: Mexico vs. Cameroon at Estadio das Dunas, Natal …

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Jun 08

The Sports Bank.net: Twitter reacts as Maria Sharapova wins French Open again

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Maria Sharapova is a French Open champion yet again. Sharapova came to Roland Garros and conquered, winning for the second time in the last three years. This time it was fourth-seeded Simona Halep 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-4 who Maria Sharapova took down in the final. “This is the toughest Grand Slam final I’ve ever played,” …

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Jun 05

Can England really win the World Cup?

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It’s been a topic of debate ever since Roy Hodgson revealed his controversially young England team last month – but can England really win the World Cup?   Odds such as Coral’s betting predictions for the World Cup have Brazil and Argentina as the hot favourites, but some England fans are clinging onto the dream …

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Jun 02

The Sports Bank.net: Landon Donovan over protected, restricted by L.A. Galaxy

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Landon Donovan started out poorly this MLS season, but since he was shockingly cut from the U.S. World Cup team, he’s been on a tear. Three days after being left off the U.S. National Team, Landon Donovan scored his 135th career MLS goal; making the LA Galaxy forward the all-time leading scorer in Major League …

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May 31

SportsJabber 2014 FIFA World Cup Pick ‘Em

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SportsJabber 2014 FIFA World Cup Pick ‘Em We’re running it through Yahoo.com. Sign up is pretty quick and simple. Group name: SportsJabberWorldCup Password: gousa SportsJabber WorldCup Pick ‘Em http://forums.sportsjabber.net/sjforums/showthread.php?t=145682  

May 28

The Sports Bank.net: Tottenham Hotspur making a £25m surprise bid for Adam Lallana

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Lots of transition going on with Tottenham Hotspur right now. Moving out of White Hart Lane and into a new stadium that should begin construction this year; and be ready by 2017. A new Manager is confirmed in Mauricio Pochettino, and he may be bringing Saints Captain Adam Lallana with him. http://forums.sportsjabber.net/sjforums/showthread.php?t=145582

May 27

VenomStrikes.com: What should the Diamondbacks do with the 16th pick?

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The 2014 First Year Player Draft is just 8 days away and knowing that its time to start taking a look at the Diamondbacks needs in this draft and who they should take at no.16 with their first round selection. The draft order reveals that the Snakes have four picks in the first two rounds. …

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May 20

The Sports Bank.net: Did Barcelona overpay for Lionel Messi?

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Argentine superstar Lionel Messi has signed a new contract with Barcelona, the club announced on Monday. While Barcelona did not officially announce details of the new contract, unconfirmed reports say that Lionel Messi will be paid 20 million euros per season, and that his new contract will keep him with Barcelona through the 2018 season. …

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