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Conor McGregor Tweets he is Retiring

In a tweet that shocked the sports and MMA world, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor seemingly announced his retirement on Tuesday afternoon from the sport just months before his scheduled rematch against Nate Diaz at UFC 200. 575 more words

MMA

Darren Rovell Swims, Fans Middle Fingering & Jets Ride The Subway

Here we go with the college kids trying to save the Riviera in Vegas from the wrecking ball

Just when you thought you heard it all out of college kids fighting for social and commercial justice, a Nevada State College student has come up with a… 80 more words

Morning Twitpics

Twitter is Abusive and Declining, But Still Dominates The Sports Media

I wrote about Twitter in 2014. The upshot of that piece: Twitter was a vital sports media tool, with serious issues for both the individual and the collective. 3,604 more words

Media

Kobe Bryant: Least Compelling Great Athlete Ever?

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Ty Duffy and Kyle Koster return with the “Duffy and Koster” podcast to discuss the week that was in sports media.

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Daaaamn Adam (Silver), Back At It Again!

Commissioner (and sports governing wizard) Adam Silver is back at it again folks. According to reports, NBA owners voted to approve uniform advertising for the 2017-2018 season last night. 320 more words

SPORTS

Pirates Introduce Caramel JalapeƱo Hot Dog

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Pirates are raising some eyebrows with a new menu item.

PNC park has unveiled a startling twist on the hot dog. The creation consists of cracker jacks, macaroni and cheese, caramel sauce and jalapeƱos. 49 more words

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