Tiger Woods Dropped Eldrick Name Legally More Than 10 Years Ago

MAY HE NOW REST IN PEACE, MR. ELDRICK “TIGER” WOODS: Our favorite golf blog WAGGLE ROOM has news that deeply saddens us. Apparently Eldrick “Tiger” Woods is no more. Woods dropped “Eldrick” and legally changed his first name to Tiger over 10 years ago.

CBS golf announcer Peter Kostis broke the news this week in his […]


Matt Vasgersian Curses On Air During Padres Cardinals Game

PADRES ANNOUNCER - ST. LOUIS IS “HOTTER THAN SH–“: One of our ol’ minor league baseball drinking buddies, Padres announcer Matt Vasgersian, was apparently caught telling the truth on the Padres-Cardinals teevee broadcast last night.

The muddled transcript (no audio or video yet) as sent to AWFUL ANNOUNCING: “Ninth inning Greene hits a double down the […]


Steve Nash Soccer Scrimmage In Central Park

WATCH NASH PLAY WITH BULLS’ BALLS IN CENTRAL PARK: SOCCER BY IVES reports today that “if you’re in New York City this afternoon and want a chance to sneak a peak at some Red Bulls, as well as NBA star Steve Nash, you might want to make your way to Central Park.”

“A handful of Red […]


SbB Cited In Las Vegas Review Journal On Kobe Bryant Divorce

MEDIA STARTING TO EMBRACE BARE FACTS ‘BOUT BRYANT? Looks like the main media collusion on the Kobe Bryant divorce story is loosening. SbB is cited by Vegas gossip guru Norm Clarke today in the LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL - in reference to the original MediaTakeOut.com report.

Bryant appears on Jimmy Kimmel tomorrow night. We’ll see if JK […]


Golfer Natalie Gulbis Hottest Female Athlete Alive

GOLF’S GULBIS BLOWS AWAY FINCH, BEARD & SHARAPOVA: We present to you Natalie Gulbis, the hottest female athlete in the world today (although we could do without the fake eyelashes and Hairspray cast member makeup job):


Portland Blazers Critic To Join Teams Flagship Radio Station

SQUEAKY WHEEL GETS PALMS GREASED BY TEAM STATION: A vocal and sometimes rabid critic of the Portland Trail Blazers will be joining the team’s flagship radio station:

John Canzano, columnist for the PORTLAND OREGONIAN, will be moving his “Bald-Faced Truth” radio show from KFXX to KXL-AM, a station owned by Blazers top man Paul Allen that […]


German Train Stopped To Replace Beer Tap For Soccer Fans On Board

BEER TAP MISHAP ALMOST DERAILS FUN FOR FOOTY TRAIN: A train carrying German soccer fans had to make an emergency stop to fix vital equipment. A derailed wheel? Hand brake problems?
How about a broken beer tap?

The LONDON GUARDIAN serves up news that a train carrying fans of the Bayer Leverkusen club was faced […]


Stevie Wonder To Be Grand Marshal at NASCAR Race

STEVIE WONDER NOT SUPERSTITIOUS TO STAR FOR NASCAR: Stevie Wonder has been chosen to serve as Grand Marshal for a NASCAR race in September:

RACING MILESTONES is on the fast track with the news that Wonder will shout (or hopefully sing) “Gentlemen, start your engines!” for the Sharp AQUOS 500, to be held at the California […]


Michigan Fans Get Chance To Play For Wolverines in Fantasy Football Camp

UM FANS GET CHANCE TO HAIL THEMSELVES AS VICTORS: The DETROIT NEWS reports how some Wolverine football fans got to live out their dream, as over 100 people attended a University of Michigan fantasy football camp:

This wasn’t fantasy football in the sense of scanning Street & Smith magazines and drinking beer during draft parties, but […]


Kobe Bryant Spotted At Topless Poll In Vegas Before Divorce Report

WHAT HAPPENED IN VEGAS DIDN’T STAY IN VEGAS FOR #24: In what now seems foreshadowing of the internet-born Kobe Bryant divorce report last Friday, Norm Clarke of the LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL on July 20 reported this sighting: “Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant, snacking on frozen grapes Thursday at Bare pool lounge, the topless venue […]