Lamar Odom may be blaming the issues in his soon to be dissolved marriage to Khloe Kardashian on his friends.
Odom, the 34-year-old NBA free agent, has made headlines in recent months for allegedly stepping out on his marriage and battling with a drug addiction. While numerous media outlets have speculated about the possibility of the 29-year-old "Keeping Up With The Kardashians" star's marital woes, she officially filed for divorce due to irreconcilable differences Friday, according to The Hollywood Life reports.
The basketball player is reportedly placing some blame on his friends for his infidelities by "supporting me the wrong way by bringing girls around," a source close to the situation reportedly told TMZ. more >>
Adrien "The Problem" Broner, is speaking up after the first loss of his professional boxing career at the hands of Marcos "El Chino" Maidana Saturday night and receiving advice from Floyd Mayweather.
Maidana (35-3, 31 KOs) stripped the WBA welterweight title from 24-year-old Broner (27-1, 22 KOs), shocking the boxing world by stopping the outspoken young fighter who looks to veteran Floyd Mayweather as a mentor. After Broner was knocked down twice and left visibly shaken after the bout, the fight began to trend on Twitter with memes created to make fun of his defeat.
Although a usually flamboyant Broner left the ring hastily following his first career loss, he did react to the loss in a message for fans. more >>
Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight Vitor Belfort, nicknamed "The Phenom," has taken on a new role as "The Values Enforcer" in a comedic commercial recently released by Steven's Furtick's Elevation Church in North Carolina.
The commercial, narrated by the megachurch's creative pastor, c, shows the church's new solution to dealing with apathetic churchgoers: kidnap them from their Sunday service and dump them in a UFC ring with Belfort, who physically punishes them into being attentive and focused at church.
The commercial begins with Hubatka explaining that his team has decided to take a creative approach to communicating the Gospel each week, but they have run into small problems in the process, mainly churchgoers who remain unfocused during the Sunday sermons. more >>
The CEO of the upcoming Super Bowl XLVIII announced Monday that tailgating will be banned from the 2014 sporting event at MetLife Stadium at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in New Jersey.
Super Bowl CEO Al Kelly announced Monday that all those attending the game, which will be held in February 2014, will not be allowed to partake in the football tradition of tailgating before the game, where people gather in the stadium's parking lot to drink and grill food before entering the stadium.
"You will be allowed to have food in your car and have drink in your car," Kelly announced, according to ESPNNewYork.com. "And provided you're in the boundaries of a single parking space, you'll be able to eat or drink right next to your car. However, you're not going to be able to take out a lounge chair, you're not going to be able to take out a grill, and you're not going to be able to take up more than one parking space. And it'll all be watched very carefully." more >>
Kobe Bryant feels blessed that he has been give return back to the NBA.
Bryant, the 35-year-old Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard, recently signed a two year extension with the team that he joined on the court Sunday. Although he was not aggressive in his on court debut this season, Bryant seemed to be improving in the Lakers' 114-108 loss to the Phoenix Suns Tuesday.
The star veteran shooting guard contributed 20 points, 3 assists, 2 boards and 3 turnovers in 29 minutes of play. While Bryant shot 6 of 11 from the field and made 8 of 8 free throws, he let it be known that he was not taking the opportunity for granted. more >>
Dwight Howard, Houston Rocket forward-center, visited Pastor Kerry Shook's Woodlands Church over the weekend to share his testimony of coming to faith in Jesus Christ, and how an encounter with what he believes was the voice of God solidified his course to the NBA.
Howard, a seven-time All-Star who joined the Houston Rockets in July of this year after a brief stint with the L.A. Lakers and eight years with the Orlando Magic, spoke with Pastor Shook on the issue of divine guidance and honoring God in every area of one's life.
"He's honoring God with his talents in a major way," Shook said while introducing the 28-year-old Atlanta native to those at the Houston-area megachurch and others watching via a live online stream. more >>