Before the WWE Smackdown taping in Knoxville, TN WWE Superstar Dean Ambrose stopped by HOT 104.5 and I was able to chop it up with him. During the interview we talked about what it was like to debut at the top of the WWE and stay there, how much of the Dean Ambrose we see on TV is the real Dean Ambrose, what he does in his off time and why this song is significant:
With exactly seven days until the top of the 2014-2015 NBA season, the Orlando Magic have come to terms with their center of the future, Nikola Vucevic. Vuc, who was sent to the Magic from Philadelphia as part of the Dwight Howard trade two years ago, has averaged a double-double for the team in his two seasons.
As a Jaguars fan, I was more than ecstatic to learn the team drafted Bortles with the third overall pick over the summer. Bortles proved that he was the most NFL-ready quarterback to come out of the draft after opting to throw at the Combine and there was hope for Jaguars fans.
Wes Welker has been the topic of debate in NFL circles for the past few weeks after suffering his fourth concussion in less than a year, with some calling for him to retire from the NFL. Well the NFL has given Mr. Welker a break for the first four games of the NFL season, but it has nothing to do with his concussions.
Following UCF’s 26-24 loss to Penn State on Saturday, many were left wondering where to point the blame. A team not used to losing seems to have more questions than answers, and luckily the Knights have just under two weeks to regroup and find those answers.
The 2014-2015 NFL season is right around the corner and Super Bowl XLIX will be here before we know it. February 1, 2015 will be here sooner then you expect which leads to the question, “Who will be performing at the biggest concert of the year?”
If they are going for current acts there are four artists who I could legitametely see performing at “the big game.”
Before Ronda Rousey took over the MMA scene in the UFC, Gina Carano was the face of women’s MMA in the United States. The former Strikeforce champion was on a similar path as Rousey; undefeated with a budding movie career, until she lost to Christine “Cyborg” Justino back in 2009. Carano hasn’t had an MMA fight since then, but according to UFC President Dana White, that is going to change soon.
It looks like Rob Hennigan is assembling his veteran leadership for the Orlando Magic roster to help bring the young team along. First with the signing of Ben Gordon last week and now the team has come to terms with Forward/Center Channing Frye.
After Lebron James‘ The Decision four years ago we all remember the rant that Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert went on. Not only was Gilbert criticized for the rant, but the comic sans font that it was written in. Well apparently the letter disappeared last night.
Soccer fever has swept the nation during the World Cup and many Americans who wouldn’t care otherwise are openly rooting for Team USA. While the team made it to the round of 16, there was one international superstar rooting against them, Rihanna.
It’s been less than a week since Carmelo Anthony opted out of his contract with the New York Knicks, and while teams can’t make their official pitches for his services until July 1, celebrity fans of those teams have a green light to pitch as they please. Cue R. Kelly, who was being interviewed after performing at WGCI Chicago’s Summer Jam concert and got down on his knees to to beg for Melo to sign with the Bulls.
Were less than 12 hours from the NBA draft, and the landscape of the league possibly changing again. Between what is being heralded as the deepest draft since 2003 and Carmelo Anthony and Lebron James already opting out of their respective deals, with the possibly of Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh doing the same next week there are a lot of moving pieces over the next few weeks. It looks like Kobe Bryant might have put his two cents in, as the Lakers are rumored to make a pitch for both James and Anthony.
Soccer fever has swept the United States because the World Cup is currently taking place, well we have a bit of negative soccer news to report. One of the most recognizable soccer players in the US has been arrested for domestic violence.