Race Fans Disapprove Of ESPN's Botching Of The Indy 500 Finish

ESPN on ABC's coverage of the thrilling final laps of yesterday's Indy 500 left many viewers upset, as Bristol's repeated coverage of the race leaders' significant others battled that of the actual racing. Here's a comparison of what ESPN aired versus video from the international feed. » 5/26/14 12:10pm 5/26/14 12:10pm

France's Manager Sues Samir Nasri's Girlfriend For "Public Insult"

After Samir Nasri's girlfriend took to Twitter earlier this week to slam the French national team for leaving her man off the World Cup team, said France manager Didier Deschamps has brought a lawsuit against her for public insult. This is so French. » 5/16/14 5:29pm 5/16/14 5:29pm

Samir Nasri's Girlfriend Is Not Happy With France's World Cup Team

It's been a bit of an up and down week for French star Samir Nasri. On Sunday, his Manchester City team won the Premier League. Way up! But today, Nasri found out he was left off France's World Cup squad. Way down! » 5/13/14 5:32pm 5/13/14 5:32pm

Can We Talk About The Real Vanessa Bryant Quote That Makes Her Sound…

There's a New York Magazine article out on the perks and challenges of being a basketball wife, and it's required reading as long as you can get through sentences like these without killing yourself: » 8/17/12 1:25pm 8/17/12 1:25pm

Brits Placed First And Second At The Tour De France, Their Significant…

Remember foul-mouthed Bradley Wiggins—the cyclist that called would-be steroid accusers "cunts" and "fucking wankers" a couple weeks ago while he was leading the Tour de France? Well, he ended up winning, becoming the first British person to do so in the race's history. He made no mention of wankers in his victory… » 7/22/12 5:00pm 7/22/12 5:00pm

Lauren Tannehill Is Doing Maxim

Two weeks ago, photographer Roger Snider did a pair of shoots with Lauren Tannehill, the wife of Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill. He doesn't say for whom, but according to LobShots, it's for Maxim. Of course, Miami is the team on this year's Hard Knocks. It's possible HBO will have its biggest crossover star since Peter… » 6/01/12 1:55pm 6/01/12 1:55pm

Diego Maradona Got Into A Fight With U.A.E.-League Fans, Allegedly Over…

Argentine soccer legend Diego Maradona has been off the international radar somewhat since accepting the manager position of Al Wasl FC in the U.A.E. football league last year. Al Wasl hasn't done a whole lot under his leadership, either—they currently sit in sixth place in the 12-team league. » 3/30/12 1:12pm 3/30/12 1:12pm

Report: This Is Also (Probably Not) Terry Francona's New 20-Something…

Yesterday, Busted Coverage published photos of single and mingling former skipper Terry Francona at Foxwoods, alongside his "Alleged 20-Something Rebound Beef." It was a different lass than the one to your right. Today, Busted Coverage's post has been scrubbed from the internet, and we know they had been in contact… » 2/21/12 2:15pm 2/21/12 2:15pm

Robbie Keane Will Play For LA Galaxy, Import Sensational New WAG To…

Ireland, it is said, is a nation of begrudgers. 'Tis indeed. The only thing more brooding and begrudging than an Irishman is an Irishman crossed with a Russian Jew. And the current cause for begrudgery in Ireland is Robbie Keane. » 8/17/11 1:35pm 8/17/11 1:35pm

My Slow Grind With Landon Donovan's Ex: A Word From Our World Cup…

Luke O'Brien and his crew of irregulars will be filing occasional dispatches from South Africa for us. Today, a story of attraction and frottage, involving our correspondent and one Bianca Kajlich, then the future (and now the former) Mrs. Landycakes. » 6/07/10 2:45pm 6/07/10 2:45pm

NFL Players' Softer Sides Are Just As Dumb

Disclosure: thanks to a friend in editorial, I'm often one of the anonymous guys in the "men tell you what they really want" articles at Cosmo. That's my excuse for knowing that this month's issue features some football players. » 10/07/09 2:45am 10/07/09 2:45am

When Did Sportsy Wives and Girlfriends Get So Trashy? (Oh, the Mid 90s,…

The "English football" (f'ing soccer) team has banned the amazingly skanky wives-and-girlfriends club from hogging all the 2010 World Cup attention. America doesn't have the Posh Spice nightmare syndrome as bad—yet. But we're working on it. » 9/11/09 1:15pm 9/11/09 1:15pm

Why Sports Wives Don't Remain Sports Wives For Too Long

In the non-news category, professional athletes divorce far more often than the national average. The real question is why do they bother getting married in the first place? » 8/09/09 3:00pm 8/09/09 3:00pm

Mobster Doesn't Take Kindly To Soccer Players Who Insult His Girlfriend

It must have stung Bulgarian goaltender Nikolay Mihailov when his Playmate model girlfriend dumped him for a notorious mob boss—but it probably stings even more when the mob boss decides to attack you with acid. » 6/29/09 1:35pm 6/29/09 1:35pm

Congratulations, Cristiano Ronaldo Is Nailing Your Sister

Chelsea had a bit of a rough go of it this year, especially after losing a heartbreaker to Barcelona in the Champions League, but their Italian-Brazilian midfielder Juliano Belletti can take solace in the fact that his sister has found comfort in the arms of Man U coxswain Cristiano Ronaldo. » 6/02/09 3:30pm 6/02/09 3:30pm

And Now For A Bit Of WAG Sorbet

You’ve gotten a lot of poop and a lot of Philly today. I think you need a bit of a breather. And that’s why I’d like to thank Ryan over at The Spoiler for providing us with the world’s largest gallery of soccer WAGs » 10/30/08 3:00pm 10/30/08 3:00pm for all of your masturbatory needs. Because no day is complete without a healthy beat.