14 Scandals That Made Us Ashamed to Be Sports Fans
This has been the worst PR week in the history of the National Football League.
Star Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has basically admitted to child abuse. Ray Rice knocked out then-fianee Janay Palmer with a punch, shedding light on other domestic violence cases in the NFL and the league's lax policy when it comes to alleged offenders.
Beyonce Tops Forbes Celebrity 100 List!
Beyonce famously sang that girls run the world and based on the results of Forbes annual list of the most powerful celebrities, it seems she was on to something.
Thanks in part to her On the Run tour with Jay Z, Queen Bey pulled in an estimated $115 million in the past year, nearly doubling the earnings of her rapper husband.
17 Memorable Celebrity Apologies: Forgive and Forget?
A couple A-listers demonstrated the art of the apology this week.
First, Justin Bieber was caught on tape telling a racist joke (when he was 15 years old) - but the singer quickly released a lengthy, heartfelt apology, dismissing his latest scandal far more easily than other recent slip-ups.
17 Stars Who Have Strayed: They Cheated!!!
Once a cheater, always a cheater?
If that's the case, you might wanna stay away from the following celebrities... no matter how attractive they are, no matter how well they dunk a basketball or how impressive they are in front of a camera.
Meryl Streep Poses with Fiddy and Kobe, Goes Gangsta
Here is a sentence we did not expect to write today:
Meryl Streep hung at at yesterday's Knicks-Lakers game with 50 Cent. No... really!
Kobe Bryant Fractures Kneecap, To Miss At Least Six Weeks
Count Kobe Bryant as someone who is looking forward to a fresh start in the new year.
The Lakers superstar, who has only played in six games this season after tearing his Achilles in April, suffered a fractured lateral tibial plateau Tuesday night and will miss at least six weeks of action.
Kobe Bryant Wishes Dwight Howard Well, Explains Twitter Unfollow
Following a disastrous season with the Los Angeles Lakers, Dwight Howard is now a member of the Houston Rockets.
He signed a four-year, $88 million contract with the team this week.
Kobe Bryant on Jason Collins Coming Out: We Have to Support Him
Earlier this week, Jason Collins came out as gay, making him the first openly homosexual active player in a major American sport.
And the outpour of support just keeps on coming!
Kobe Bryant Tweets Advice During Lakers Loss, Annoys Coach
Millions of fans tuned in to the Los Angeles Lakers' 91-79 defeat yesterday in the opening game of their Western Conference Playoff series against the San Antonio Spurs.
But one fan in particular stood out for his Tweeted opinions on the team's offense flow... or lackthereof.
Kobe Bryant Achilles Injury Prompts Epic Facebook Rant
For weeks, Kobe Bryant has been carrying the Los Angeles Lakers and their playoff chances on his back.
But it was a different body part that felled the NBA superstar last night, as Bryant tore his Achilles tendon, ending his season and possibly beyond.
Kobe Bryant Injury: Lakers Star Tears Achilles Tendon, Out For Season
L.A. Lakers star Kobe Bryant suffered a torn Achilles tendon late in the team's win over Golden State last night and is finished for the rest of the NBA season.
Standing on crutches in front of his locker, sweaty game uniform on his back and tears in his eyes, Kobe confirmed the news, and his disappointment.