Jeremy Lin has been vocal about his issues on the basketball court this season, but now it seems the Christian Los Angeles Lakers point guard is surrendering his game to God.
Lin, the 26-year-old Los Angeles Lakers guard, has been having some struggles with his game this season. Lakers coach Byron Scott took the point guard out of the team's starting lineup last Dec, and the basketball player has been vocal about his on court frustrations on his blog.
Now, it seems Lin is turning things around while averaging 16.2 points and 4.2 assists after the All-Star break. He recently spoke up about his faith playing a part in his improved game. more >>
Jarryd Hayne, a Christian superstar rugby player formerly of Australia's National Rugby League, announced Tuesday that he's signed a futures contract with the San Francisco 49ers worth $100,000 in a bid to become the rare player to successfully transition to the NFL after spending most of his career playing a different sport overseas.
Hours before making the announcement, Hayne, 27, tweeted: "Today a dream becomes a reality. With God anything is POSSIBLE."
Hayne, who was named the top player in the NRL in Australia for the second time last year, quit the league in October 2014 walking away from a contract worth approximately $1 million to pursue his dream of playing in the NFL. He's trying to make the NFL as a running back after selecting the 49ers over the Detroit Lions and Seattle Seahawks. more >>
A new spring kid's sports season is almost here. Soon the local sports fields will be filled with beehives of red-cheeked kids chasing soccer balls. Players will be rounding bases in baseball games. The sound of aluminum bats will be pinging the air. And there will be the welcome smell of fresh cut, dewy grass on Saturday mornings at sporting complexes across America.
And I, for one, love it. Well, most of the time.
Over the last 30 years, kid's sports have changed from having 12 games in the summer for little league ; to having kids play 50 to 70 and up to 90 games a season in competitive sports such as baseball and soccer. What are Christian parents to do when these activites interfere with Church and family life? more >>
MMA fighter, Ronda Rousey has chosen sides in the Floyd Mayweather, Jr. – Manny Pacquiao Fight on May 2, and she's betting on the Filipino boxer.
Mixed martial arts number one female, Ronda Rousey has unanimously chosen the boxer to cheer for at the May 2 Las Vegas superfight between undefeated American, Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and pound-for-pound number three ranked fighter, Manny Pacquiao.
Rousey says she's cheering for the Filipino underdog. more >>
Michael Schumacher's family has sold their holiday property in Norway for £2 million while he continues to recover in his Swiss lakeside home. The sale follows months after his wife Corinna sold his private jet for 25 million pounds, which as reported, were intended for the renovation of some parts of his Swiss home into a medical facility.
The 6,940 sq. ft. lodge located in Trysil, north of Oslo, was owned by the 46-year-old racer since 1990s, where it was used as a base for a number of their skiing excursions.
A report from Express U.K. indicated that the property features a spa, a gym, and other luxurious amenities like whirlpool baths. The house is also said to feature a fully-equipped kitchen and a garage space which can hold up to seven cars. more >>
Tony Snell is not among the most popular players in the Chicago Bulls roster today, but when he does play well, he even outshines the ball club's most celebrated player.
On Monday, the Bulls handed the Milwaukee Bucks their second loss in the last three games since the team traded leading-scorer Brandon Knight to Phoenix.
Snell was another major factor in the Bulls' sixth win in its last seven games. The 6-foot-7-inch guard led Chicago with 20 points, and shot 4-out-of-6 from behind the three-point line. Meanwhile, Euroleague MVP Nikola Mirotic added 16 points, and grabbed a career high 14 boards. more >>