Posts Tagged“sports”

With the NFL season now done and dusted until September, American sports fans will be focusing on the NBA, NHL and MLB throughout the spring. But there is life to sport outside of the United States. In fact, some of the biggest and most prestigious events will take place in Europe this year and none come bigger than the FIFA World Cup. All eyes will be on Russia this summer but there are various other competitions and major tournaments that deserve our attention. In this article, we profile a few of those events – you won’t want to miss out…

Whenever the football season starts, new high school players join the various football teams and start to change the face of the game. Most of them are just sophomores or freshmen, and they have big dreams of glory and fame, perhaps even reaching the NFL at some point. And, once they become juniors and even seniors, the lucky few will start to get singled out by coaches who try to attract them to come to the big league of college football. They love this recruitment period, seeing it as fun and exciting. Indeed, it is something Jack Elway looks forward…

The time is almost here for this year’s Super Bowl, one of the most anticipated and most watched sporting events in the world. This time 5 years ago, my buddy S R Buzzi and myself were preparing our flat to host 6 friends to watch the Super Bowl. Such was the success of that party that here I am in my new home, planning to host for 36 people for this year’s Super Bowl. Over the years we have learned just what it take to host the perfect Super Bowl party and I wanted to share with you some of…

When I was a kid, all I ever wanted to do was play basketball, preferably in the NBA and preferably with the New York Knicks, but I would have been happy playing just about anywhere. I was doing pretty well throughout my school years and very often I’d have scouts come to see me. Unfortunately my dream was cut short because of a cartilage issue which I had, a shattering blow for me at that age. Thankfully at that time I had an amazing basketball coach David Giunta Newport Beach resident like myself, and a fantastic coach. I didn’t want…

2018 promises to be another exciting year for sports fans with the usual annual events as well as some other big tournaments. Getting involved with sports tournaments 2018 Watching sport is a national pastime in the U.S., and never before has there been so many ways in which fans can be involved. The action is screened across multiple channels and is available to stream digitally in a wide variety of ways. The Internet allows sports fans to keep up with live scores and follow the action play by play. Of course, this ease of access hasn’t stopped many of us…

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith has the chance to earn redemption this season as he attempts to win the Super Bowl for the first time in his career. The 33-year-old was selected with the first-overall pick in the 2005 Draft, but for five seasons struggled immensely with the San Francisco 49ers. Jim Harbaugh brought out the best in the quarterback in a run to the NFC Championship game in the 2011 campaign. However, the contest ended in defeat to the New York Giants, and although the 49ers would reach the Super Bowl in the following term, Smith had lost…

One of the key elements of college life is sports, something that Kevin Rolle, Executive Vice President and COO of Alabama A&M University (AAMU) feels is incredibly important. Colleges across the nation, including AAMU, therefore have basketball jerseys available, something that many students buy and wear for the rest of their lives. Why Do People Wear Basketball Jersey? There are many reasons why people wear this type of apparel. A need to fit in is one of those reasons. Everybody seems to wear them, showing their support for the team, and for their school. However, there is far more to…

Sports athletes like Jack Elway are great physical specimens who spend hours each day refining their physical skills to compete in their chosen sport. If you went into a locker room of a professional football team and look at all of the players it would be difficult based on physical attributes to tell who are the standouts or stars of the team because their physical appearances would be similar. If you also read their statistics about strength and speed, and their on-paper measurements you would still not know who the stars are. It would only become obvious when you saw…

If you are a sports expert and you know how to recognize good value bets, you have a high chance to make some extra cash from sports betting. There have been a lot of stories of punters across the world actually making a living out from sports betting, but this requires a lot of dedication, time and patience. Many would say that the most important thing here is to follow the strategy and rules from the start without any exceptions. What many players don’t know is that it is necessary to use promotions ran by the bookies and price boosts…

May is National Water Safety Month! Swimming pools may seem like innocent fun, but they can be dangerous for little ones. Parents are often shocked to learn that drowning is the number one cause of accidental death for children under age five. Thankfully drowning is preventable with a water safety plan that includes layers of protection such as adult supervision and pool fencing. As the industry leader in glass pool fencing, Aquaview merges safety with style. Check out their infographic below to learn the facts on child drowning and simple tips to keep your family safe this summer in their…