What The Raiders’ Move To Vegas Means For The Push To Legalize Sports Betting

From the nation’s capital to the global capital of gambling, advocates for the legalization of sports betting celebrated the NFL’s decision this week to allow the Oakland Raiders to relocate to Las Vegas. “We congratulate the Raiders and the National Football League on today’s historic decision to place a team in Las Vegas,” Geoff Freeman, the […]

Holy Moly, Serena Williams Is A Goddess In Sports Illustrated

The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and its three covers debuted on Wednesday, but we’re most excited about one particular lady inside the mag: the one and only Serena Williams. The recently engaged tennis champion looks sexy, strong and fierce as ever in the spread, wearing a teeny-tiny high-cut white Swim Like A Mermaid one-piece with […]

Where To Try 8 Awesome Adventure Sports On Your Caribbean Vacation

If your idea of a great vacation involves adventure, adrenaline, and taking a break from the ordinary, then the Caribbean islands are calling your name. While the region’s pristine white sand beaches and turquoise waters tend to call to mind images of lounging on the beach with a colorful cocktail in hand, the islands are […]

Serena Williams Dances For The Sheer Joy Of It In Berlei Sports Bra Ad

Serena Williams has shown off her magical dance moves before and she’s doing it again in a new ad posted this week.  In a viral clip posted on YouTube Wednesday, Williams dances in a commercial for the lingerie brand Berlei. In it, she wears one of the company’s sports bras and freely prances around a studio to […]

Club Sports Are Hurting Young Athletes

Kids love the Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry. They are mesmerized by his skills and they want to grow up and “Be like Steph.” Youth coaches — most notably club sports coaches — are well aware of Curry’s popularity with young athletes. And too many of these coaches utilize Curry’s popularity to persuade young athletes […]

In A Crappy Year, These Sports Moments Brought Us Joy

Dear 2016, kindly slink off into the abyss and never show your face again.  This year, the U.S. saw its worst mass shooting in history. A zoo gorilla got executed. David Bowie and Prince died. Donald Trump got elected. The list is painfully long. Yet amid the persistent doom and gloom, we had sports to thank […]

Michael Phelps Wears All 23 Gold Medals On Sports Illustrated Cover

Michael Phelps is considered the greatest Olympic athlete of all time, and Sports Illustrated’s latest issue shows why. Phelps appeared on his 12th cover for the magazine wearing all 23 Olympic gold medals for the first time (he left the five non-gold medals at home, it seems). The most decorated Olympic athlete in history sat […]

Samantha Ponder Is Living Her Sports Dream In Sports

Samantha Ponder has become one of ESPN’s most versatile on-air talents and a staple of its most popular college football show, “College GameDay.” More recently though, the 30-year-old Phoenix native has cut back her basketball responsibilities to focus more on her daughter ― Ponder is married to San Francisco 49ers quarterback Christian Ponder ― and […]

LeBron James Wears A Safety Pin On The Cover Of Sports Illustrated

NBA star LeBron James graced the cover of Sports Illustrated’s December issue proudly bearing the title of Sportsperson of the Year ― and sporting what appears to be a safety pin on his lapel. LeBron’s childhood journey is still a source of inspiration #SISportsperson (by @SI_LeeJenkins) https://t.co/iNJqLek1nU pic.twitter.com/6eij2zUN6n — Sports Illustrated (@SInow) December 12, 2016 During […]

How To Be A Great Sports Agent–Signing Prospects Part 2

By: Leigh Steinberg ORIGINAL POST on Forbes.com There are thousands of people who possess the skill set to help athletes in their careers, but without the ability to attract and sign athletes, actually practicing as a sports agent will simply stay an unfulfilled dream. The first step is to have a philosophy and principles which […]