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The 5 Most Surprising, Bizarre Sports Arrests Ever

Tuesday marked the season finale of FX network’s “American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson,” and the reviews of the depiction of the dramatic events surrounding the Simpson trial…..

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Despite Changes, African-Americans Still Aren’t Watching Baseball

The annual discussion about the decline of African-American players in Major League Baseball may feel as cumbersome to write or talk about as it is to read or listen, but…..

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The Last Hurrah: Kobe Bryant Deserves A Better Farewell

The Kobe Bryant farewell tour has been riddled with injuries, bad shooting, off-the-court distractions and hideous basketball from Bryant’s fellow Lake Show counterparts. If you know me, I am not the…..

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Believing In Magic: How The 1990’s Orlando Magic Rekindled My Love For The Game

Because there are hundreds of thousands of fans of the Orlando Magic all for things they did over 20 years ago. All hail Neon Boudeaux and Butch McRae.

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Official Review: The Weekend In The Stanley Cup Playoffs

With the variety of quality viewing options during this sports spring — baseball, NBA playoffs, The Masters, hours upon hours of lead-up to the NFL Draft — we can forgive…..

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TSFJ’s 2016 Mock NFL Mock Draft

By Ronnie Hampston and Kyle Madson Everyone’s favorite worst part of the NFL season is almost here – the NFL Draft. The Draft itself is exciting as fans’ optimism bubbles…..

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The Future Of Bay Area Boxing

There are two standout young boxers in the Bay Area that might soon be joining Andre Ward as the elite talent from Oakland.

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WrestleMania 32: Previews & Predictions

There truly is nothing like WrestleMania. It is an event that has transcended being just a wrestling (or ‘wrassling’, depending on your angle) show. It is a cultural event along…..

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Six Reasons To Watch WWE SummerSlam

SummerSlam has become the second biggest night of the WWE year next to WrestleMania, and this year there is an all-out push to make sure that Sunday’s event registers on…..


TSFJ’s NBA Superlatives For the 2015-2016 Season

With the NBA awards set in stone, we at TSFJ offered consolation prizes to those who missed out on regular season awards. Now onto the podium to announce the awards......

The Big Ticket Goes For 40: We Reminisce On 22-Year Journey Of Kevin Garnett

Despite feeling some type of way about KG turning 40, we've been down with the Big Ticket since Day 1.

How Expectations Make This Portland Trail Blazers Team A Franchise Favorite

By Anthony Irwin // @AnthonyIrwinLA For some reason, sports have become less about entertainment and more about winning. Now, the immediate response is, obviously, “Winning is fun, isn’t it?” Yes,.....


Shock The World Chronicles: The Suite Life In Cleveland

For the last three years, my fiancée has been attending law school at the University of Akron. Somehow, I had failed to make the trek from Philadelphia for a visit,.....

The ‘Way Too Early’ 2016 MLB All-Star Game Rosters

It is entirely too early to consider who is and is not worthy of being a part of the 2016 MLB All-Star Game in San Diego, which is still off.....

Stephen Strasburg Just Got Paaaaiiiiiiddddd

The mammoth extension the Washington Nationals are giving Stephen Strasburg could be a relative bargain or red-hot bust. Give it time, we'll find out together.

Boxing & MMA

Andre Ward Clinches Victory But Not Imagination

On Saturday, Andre Ward continued a winning streak spanning decades, but he didn't capture the imagination of boxing fans the way others in the fight game are doing today.

5 Reasons Why Andre Ward vs. Sullivan Barrera Matters

Andre Ward is back in action on Saturday. You might not know the opponent, but there are a few great reasons you should tune in anyway.

Conor McGregor: A Legend In The Making?

Conor McGregor is knocking on the door of true greatness. Will he have the skill and convictions to walk through the door?



Don’t Look Now But The Oakland Raiders Are Good Again

For what seems like the hundredth time in the last 15 years, the Oakland Raiders find themselves at a crossroads. Each of the previous 99 times ended with the Raiders laying.....

A Buckeye’s Dozen: Ohio State Dominated the 2016 NFL Draft

A baker’s dozen is synonymous with the number 13, but a Buckeye’s dozen consists of the number 12. Last week, the Ohio State Buckeyes dominated the NFL Draft with 12.....

TSFJ’s 2016 Mock NFL Mock Draft

By Ronnie Hampston and Kyle Madson Everyone’s favorite worst part of the NFL season is almost here – the NFL Draft. The Draft itself is exciting as fans’ optimism bubbles.....