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Professional basketball has been around for quite some time here in the United States. To be exact, the Basketball Association of America was started in 1946, featuring 11 teams. A lot of things have changed since those days. Now, in 2014, we have 30 teams and the rules are a bit different from how they stood during the early days of the league. Most notably, the 3-point...

The New England Patriots are facing a tough decision on rather to give Aqib Talib another contract extension or to let him go. Last year, they gave him a one year, $5 million deal, but it expires next month. The market looks to be very tough this year, which mean the Patriots will have to step up and might have to give him big money in order to keep them in their hands....

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are coming off another disappointed season and have now started their offseason looking. Tampa Bay signed Lovie Smith as their new head coach and one thing the Bucs need help on is the special teams. One player who would fit just that is Devin Hester. “We have to have great special teams. When we send our kicker on the field, we expect him to...

This article was originally written at BestTickets.com.    Super Bowl XLVIII promises to be a game for the ages, but what can history tell us about which of the teams will emerge victorious? We took a different approach to predicting this year’s winner: mascots. We separated all of the NFL mascots into the following classes: Birds: Ravens, Eagles, Seahawks, Cardinals,...

The Cincinnati Bengals vs. Minnesota Vikings game wasn’t all that entertaining today, but the halftime show certainly was. The Bengals sent out a monkey riding a dog to herd some sheep. Talk about entertainment. This may be the best halftime show in the history of sports. Sign this monkey up for the Super Bowl! By Mike Lucas ...

The New York Jets have struggled this season, going 6-8. This marks the third straight non-winning season and non-playoff season. Needless to say, head coach Rex Ryan is on the hot seat and fighting for his job. And when I say fighting, I mean Rex Ryan screams at a referee. Take a look: By AJ Henneberger ...

The Texas Rangers made a big splash in free agency today by signing Shin-Soo Choo to a seven-year, $130 million contract. The Shin-Soo Choo deal is a straight seven-year, $130M deal with a limited no-trade clause and no opt-outs or options. — Jeff Passan (@JeffPassan) December 21, 2013 Earlier in the week, Passan reported that Choo turned down a seven-year, $140...

Ben McLemore, welcome to the NBA. LeBron James baptized the Sacramento Kings rookie shooting guard on Friday night with a ferocious poster dunk in the first quarter of the game. Holy hell: It’s early in the season, but this might be the dunk of the year. ...

Bill Belichick definitely has a way with the media. Some love his uninterested remarks while others hate it. But when one reporter asked the New England Patriots head coach what his favorite holiday song was, not even Belichick could hold back a smile. In a way that only Belichick can, he answered the simple question with an interesting answer: Of all the things that...

Oregon point guard Jonathan Lloyd is a generous 5-foot-8 in shoes. UC-Irvine center Mamadou Ndiaye is 7-foot-6, nearly two feet taller than Lloyd. But that didn’t stop the Ducks point guard from trying to front the post yesterday in the game between the two squads. While Lloyd’s defense may not have been the most effective, it certainly led to a fantastic picture. Talk...