Ronda Rousey physically recovered a long time ago from the beating she caught at the hands of Holly Holm but her reputation as a sore loser will be hanging around for a while. According to Miesha Tate, Rousey got all emotional and crazy on fellow fighter, Paige VanZant, for simply congratulating Holm via twitter after the two fought last November.
Remember when we thought Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquaio was the mega fight of the century? Well if this fight with Floyd & Conor McGregor pans out, it will put the pre fight hype Mayweather/Pacquiao had to shame! Reports are indicating the two super stars are in the works to make the fight happen in Vegas and sooner than you think!
Le’Veon Bell takes rap almost as serious as he does his NFL Career and being a member of the Steelers is about to pay off. Bell, who is a huge Snoop Dogg fan, recently said he would basically do anything to get in the studio with the legend. Snoop, who happens to be a Steelers diehard fan, got wind of the news and didn’t even hesitate to say he will make it happen.
The sexual abuse scandal that rocked Penn State and the country as a whole is back in the news again and as you might expect, it’s not good. It is now being reported that former coach Joe Paterno, as well as the school itself, knew that assistant coach Jerry Sandusky was molesting children as early as 1976!
The Miami Heat lost game two against the Raptors last night but that almost wasn’t the worst thing to happen to Luol Deng. He was almost murdered by his coach, Erik Spoelstra, when he took too long to inbound the ball from the sideline. Spoelstra literally lost his freaking mind as his body contorted in all different ways, wildly yelling at Deng, who did just get the ball in play just in the nick of time.
Still in a wheelchair as the result of the shooting that killed her husband and injured her, Racquel Smith accepted her husband’s degree from the University of Miami, which was being awarded to Smith posthumously. As the tears rolled down her face, she remained strong for Will, who as you know lost his life during a road rage incident last month.
Kyle Lowry has some apologizing to do to this security guard at Air Canada Center. Lowry was walking into the arena ahead of game two for the Raptors against the Pacers when this security guard just tried to give him some dap. As he extends his arm, Lowry just happens to look away at the same time and keeps on walking and the guard is left to wonder what just happened. It obviously wasn’t done purposely but the timing was hilarious. The expression on his face is priceless.
Luke Walton will officially become the next head coach of the Lakers once the Warriors season ends and Steve Kerr couldn’t be happier for him. He explained how he found out that Walton got the job and in the midst of congratulating him he threw a funny jab at him as well.
President Obama borrowed a page from Kobe Bryant last night as he finished off the White House Correspondents Dinner. The POTUS had the crowd eating from the palm of his hands as he addressed them for the final time of his presidency and will likely be one of the final big gatherings before he leaves office. The President closed his speech with “Obama Out” and even went all out with the mic drop. Kobe Bryant must have been watching from home because he responded on twitter shortly after.