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  • Kansas Basketball: Ben McLemore Declares for the NBA Draft

    April 9, 2013 7:57 PM 170

    Kansas freshman guard Ben McLemore will forfeit his remaining three years of eligibility and declare for the NBA draft, as reported by KSHB Action News. McLemore and head coach Bill Self held a press conference at Allen Fieldhouse this afternoon to announce his decision. The 6'5" St. Louis native is expected to be a top five selection in the NBA draft

  • What’s Ailing the New Jersey Devils?

    April 9, 2013 6:06 PM 194

    The question is what is ailing the New Jersey Devils? Well, the answer is quite simple. They cannot score goals. However, the cure may not be so easy. Essentially, the team has the same components as the one that got all the way to the Stanley Cup Finals last year. They are also the same group that started this lockout shortened NHL season on fire. Yet, they endured

  • Jimmie Johnson tweets back to conspiracy theorists

    April 9, 2013 4:11 PM 209

    Jimmie Johnson tweets are usually pretty boring. And his team probably wants it that way. Jimmie Johnson interviews with the media are almost always dull and dry. Everyone in NASCAR has to do the “thanking the sponsors” bit, but sometimes it can seem like Jimmie Johnson takes it up a notch. And Johnson winning over and over and over again has an element

  • NBA Playoff race: L.A. Lakers only missed the postseason five times in franchise history

    April 8, 2013 11:17 PM 186

    As the 2012-13 NBA regular season nears the end, the Los Angeles Lakers are on the verge of missing the playoffs for just the sixth time in franchise history. The Los Angeles Lakers began in Minneapolis in 1947. The name Lakers came from Minnesota's nickname,"The Land of 10,000 Lakes." Since starting up, the Lakers have made playoff appearances in all but five seasons

  • 5 Things We Learned From Visiting A Football Helmet Factory

    January 1, 1970 12:00 AM 120

    In November, football is at a fever pitch in America at every level of the sport – in high school bleachers, collegiate stadiums and professional domes across the country. As you watch your favorite team break from the huddle or approach the line of scrimmage, you may notice a name on the back of the players’ helmets: Schutt. It’s pretty clear that Schutt