After all the movement and new contracts that the Miami Heat completed throughout the summer, many believe that they are dark-horse contenders in the NBA's Eastern Conference.
With the core of Dwyane Wade, Goran Dragic, Chris Bosh, Luol Deng and Hassan Whiteside coming back after a year of adjustments and playing together, it seems that there is an air of positivity in Florida that the Heat have created a great reoster in order to return as one of the top teams.
Add the fact that they got a steal draft pick in Justise Winslow and it has been a great summer in South Beach. With the schedule recently released, the NBA will give them a stern test in their first four matches of the season. more >>
With the NBA regular season set to start in the final week of October, the league has recently unveiled the team's schedule for the year.
For the Los Angeles Lakers, they have been tipped to face the Minnesota Timberwolves. The match will be held at Staples Center and it should be a much-anticipated game for multiple reasons. One of the most obvious is the return of Kobe Bryant.
He has been out for most of last season after suffering injuries. However, he believes he still has so much left in the tank that he can have another go and play different roles if possible. more >>
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson insists he's blessed after having to overcome scrutiny when he was accused of physically assaulting his child last year.
Peterson, 30, made headlines in September 2014 when news broke claiming that he abused his 4-year-old son whom the football star struck with a stripped tree branch, resulting in severe lacerations. Although his no-contest plea allowed him to continue with the 2014-2015 NFL season, the league officially decided he would remain suspended without pay until April 2015.
"I look at everything and I'm just like, 'Here I am, still standing,'" Peterson, who's back with the Vikings and gearing up for his 2015-2016 NFL season, told the Star Tribune. "I'm stronger than I was before. My son loves me. I'm still blessed at the end of the day. more >>
The Philadelphia Eagles' quarterback saga continues even as the preseason game and the new NFL season begins.
With Chip Kelly at the helm, there have been some major changes, with Nick Foles leaving and the Sam Bradford looking like the starting quarterback for the team.
However, it seems like there are still a few concerns regarding the overall health and performance of Bradford. more >>
Southampton host Everton at St. Mary's Stadium in the English Premier League.
Their match is on August 15, 2015 at 7:45 AM ET.
Both teams are looking for their first wins in the season as they settled for draws in their first Premier League matches in the previous week. more >>
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Tim Tebow has autographed his share of sports paraphernalia throughout the years but one fan recently handed him a Bible to sign during a training camp practice.
Tebow, 28, made numerous media headlines for signing the Bible after Phillyvoice.com sports reporter Matt Mullin tweeted about the incident.