U.S. tennis apologizes after Nazi-era verse sung during German national anthem

U.S. tennis apologizes after Nazi-era verse sung during German national anthem

The United States Tennis Association issued an apology this weekend after a performer at the USA-Germany Federation Cup tie sung an obsolete verse of the German national anthem that hasn’t been used since the Nazi era. A singer used the lyrics from the first verse of Deutschlandlied – which includes the words “Germany, Germany above all, above all in […]

Former Syracuse star Fab Melo dies at age 26

Former Syracuse star Fab Melo dies at age 26

Fab Melo, a center who played at Syracuse and with three different NBA organizations, passed away in his native country of Brazil, according to multiple reports. He was 26 years old. According to the Military Police, Melo, who had been playing professionally in his home country, was found dead in his home Saturday morning. “We don’t know […]

Draymond Green records first triple-double in NBA history with fewer than 10 points

Draymond Green records first triple-double in NBA history with fewer than 10 points

Draymond Green made a statement on Friday night as his Golden State Warriors defeated the Memphis Grizzlies, 122-107. The statement didn’t just reinforce the hypothesis that he is the “do it all” man for the NBA’s best team, it didn’t just reinforce that the Warriors have no problem anymore going into “The Grindhouse” (a.k.a. Memphis’ home arena, The […]

Colin Cowherd reveals why the Cavaliers will still win the NBA title

Colin Cowherd reveals why the Cavaliers will still win the NBA title

Despite LeBron James, Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving all taking the floor in Oklahoma City on Thursday night, the Cleveland Cavaliers came up short against the Thunder — and the hand-wringing commenced almost immediately. Forget the fact that LeBron’s team had won four straight games with Kyle Korver finally looking comfortable prior to their defeat […]

Norman police release video of their interview with victim in Joe Mixon case

Norman police release video of their interview with victim in Joe Mixon case

Norman police on Thursday released a video of their interview with Amelia Molitor in the days after she was punched by Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon in a local restaurant in July 2014. In the 52-minute video, Molitor claims that Mixon and his friends were harassing her and her friends prior to the incident at Pickleman’s Gourmet Cafe […]