Posts Tagged“sports”

Colin Kaepernick’s decision to sit during the National Anthem has drawn a lot of criticism from all sectors of society, but especially the sports world. Why his protest has been received with so much disdain is not really an issue that should be discussed. Rather it should be why he protested that should be receiving all the air play. It seems more likely that the player’s actions will now be for nothing as most of the backlash to his actions is not even targeted at his actions. An interesting reaction to his sitting protest was from NFL player Harrison who…

For most people, winter is an absolute drag. Aside from freezing days, you feel like most of your time is spent in the dark and worrying about what to wear to keep yourself warm enough to survive the day. Well, out with the negative in with the positive! Winter can also be a glorious season, full of magic and excuses to indulge in guilty pleasures. Have a look at our list of 12 Glorious Things To Love About Winter and kick those winter blues to the curb. Embrace the chill! Winter Fashion Winter is the perfect excuse to pull out…

Whilst there may be plenty of systems that you can take advantage of when it comes to betting on virtual sports, there is nothing quite like following a simple system or procedure that ensures your complete comfort and attention to the game. There are various technical processes you can put in place to ensure a win, but often, it’s more about your own personal comfort, as well as your attitude and your discipline. Here, then, is your step-by-step guide to maximising your time at virtual sports betting – and possibly earning bigger rewards. What you need to remember The idea…

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Curious how today’s kits compare with those of past years? Here is a fascinating infographic comparing some of your favorite club’s kits, including the 2016 European Football Jerseys. National football kits are often a major source of pride and controversy. Have a look at this infographic and see how your country stacks up. Spain Spain’s 2016 kit is not different from previous years. Though now they are ditching the subtle stripes for a more classic, single color pattern. Italy Italy’s Puma kits are keeping the stripes but going for a more inspired vertical strip pattern when compared to the previous wave-like…

If you’re an avid adrenaline junkie who’s looking for their next fix, don’t book another holiday at a mediocre resort. You’ll only be disappointed as you’re slowed down by poor snow conditions and overcrowded runs. Leave behind a lacklustre experience and search out thrills with a heli skiing trip in British Columbia. Taken by helicopter to the untouched powder of the Canadian Rocky Mountains, you’ll be dropped off at the best location for snow, speed, and some of the best vertical in the world. This breathtaking landscape provides the shot of adrenaline you need. Far away from civilization, heli skiing…

Photo by CC user basketstreaming on Flickr Basketball is among one of the most popular U.S. sports. It’s viewed on TV partners ABC, ESPN, NBA-TV (the official channel) and TNT. Millions of Americans across the country tune in to watch NBA basketball games on their TVs, and with their their electronic devices. So to take advantage of today’s technology, the NBA launched “NBA League Pass” to live-stream the games online for when fans are unable to watch them on TV. NBA League Pass is offered to both U.S. and international subscribers, so its availability offers all subscribers the opportunity to view their favorite games.…

Want to embrace winter instead of hiding from it? By learning how to plan a ski trip, you can finally put years of animosity surrounding the calendar’s chilliest season behind you. Here’s what you need to watch for as you plot out a vacation to a winter wonderland near you… 1) Take care of transportation and accommodation logistics Given that many of your contemporaries had already booked their ski vacation months ago, take care of your flights and hotel/resort bookings first to ensure that you and your travel companions are not left out in the cold. Don’t lose heart though,…

At the end of this NFL season is the 50th iteration of the big championship game. This is a great time to remember the last 50 years. Herein I will focus on a few different types of the most noteworthy Super Bowls to happen. Whether it was the best shellacking, most competitive games, or noteworthy for some other reason, be sure that I’ll include it on this list. Super Bowl III: NY Jets 16 – 7 Baltimore Colts This game wasn’t a great game outside of the context, so let me set it up for you. The AFL, little brother…

The history of fantasy sports is an interesting one, as it has grown from a fun thing to do with your pals on the weekend to a serious business that some folks even make a living doing full time. To understand how we got to where we are now, let’s start at its origins and go from there… Post WWII: Some guys in Oakland decided to make their golf viewing experience a bit spicier… Looking to inject a spot of excitement into what is ordinarily a sedate spot to watch, Oakland businessman Wilfred Winkenbach created fantasy golf for him and…

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American Pharoah is the first horse racing Triple Crown Winner since 1978. This accomplishment is one of the most lauded accomplishments in sports and now all eyes look toward the 2015 Breeder’s Cup to see if this wunderkind can continue his racing dominance. According to officials at the Keeneland Race Course in Lexington, KY, the October 30-31 race is sold out in anticipation of what may be the most historic race of all-time. No Triple Crown winner has appeared at this prestigious event, as the Breeder’s Cup debuted in 1984, six years after the last horse Affirmed took the title.…