Archive for April, 2013

CTE in Former NFL Players

For sometime now, a few scientists have been trying to study the brains of former NFL players.  Unfortunately, all that’s been found in the brains of these former players has been posthumously (after death).  It was said to be impossible to detect CTE (chronic traumatic encephalopathy) in living patients.  UCLA recently discovered brains scans which […]

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

2013 NFL Draft

Tonight at 8 PM, and continuing throughout the weekend, college football players from all over the country will be waiting patiently and hopeful to hear their names be called.  If their name is called, it is because they have been drafted by an NFL team.  For all the players, this means that their dreams have come true.  […]

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

2013 NHL Lockout

The 2013 NHL season was delay because of a lockout.  The owners of the teams locked out the players of the teams because the two sides could not come to an agreement on a new collective bargaining agreement after the old one had expired.  The new agreement was finally made and they agreed to play […]

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

Rutgers Coach in Hot Water

“Coach” Mike Rice was fired on April 3 for shoving, grabbing, throwing balls, and using gay slurs against players on the Rutgers basketball team. The video takes place over a long period of time and was not an isolated incident. Rice was investigated for this matter and was suspended 3 games, fined $50,000, and ordered […]

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013