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SOURCE SPORTS: Boxing Upstart Shakur Stevenson Dominates Joet Gonzalez to Win WBO Featherweight Title

The next young and bright boxing superstar has arrived. With only 13 fights into his professional boxing career, Shakur Stevenson is a world champion, defeating Joet Gonzalez to win the vacant WBO featherweight championship. THAT WORLD CHAMP FEELING! @ShakurStevenson ?#PhotoOfTheFight pic.twitter.com/Z7BuIts99B — Top Rank Boxing (@trboxing) October 27, 2019 The two men did not like […]

Stephen A. Smith Added to ESPN’s NBA Coverage

ESPN really just needs to rename the network after Stephen A. Smith. The most popular personality on the sports network will be on another show, as he is reportedly being added to the NBA studio coverage. The co-host of First Take will be added to the ESPN NBA roster in an effort for the show […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Michael Thomas Becomes Highest Paid Wide Receiver in NFL

Michael Thomas has signed a deal with the New Orleans Saints on a five-year, $100 million extension that includes $61 million guaranteed. That agreement makes him the NFL’s highest-paid wide receiver, according to ESPN. That’s the most guaranteed money for any non-quarterback offensive player in NFL history, Adam Schefter said. Thomas’ extension goes through the […]

Tracy Morgan to Host the 2019 ESPYS

Last O.G. star and acclaimed comedian Tracy Morgan has been tapped to host to the 2019 ESPY’S. “I am very excited to be hosting The ESPYS,” said Morgan. “I hope my Uncle Sidney Poitier is there with my biological father Tony Dorsett and my second cousin Herschel Walker. And Bo Jackson I want my two […]

Ciara To Host The ESPN Humanitarian Awards

Ciara is Accepted Into Harvard's Business of Entertainment, Media and Sports Program

Ciara has been selected to host the fifth annual Sports Humanitarian Awards presented by ESPN. The Sports Humanitarian Awards are a celebration of the impact made by athletes, teams and sports industry professionals who use the power of sports to make a difference throughout the world. The evening will feature a special performance by acclaimed […]

SOURCE SPORTS: ESPN Announces Plans to Open a New Studio in Las Vegas

As sports betting becomes more mainstream in the United States, it also becomes more relevant to networks like ESPN to capitalize off it. Relevant enough, for ESPN to venture off into Las Vegas permanently. Caesars Entertainment has struck a deal with ESPN to open an odds-making studio on the Strip. According to the release, ESPN will use […]

ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith Nominated for NAACP Image Award

The oldest civil rights organization in America, the NAACP, will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Image Awards later this month. Again, The NAACP Image Awards will be hosted by Anthony Anderson, star of ABC’s hit sitcom black-ish. One of the nominees this year is ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith in the category of Outstanding Talk […]