Gossip

Monday, September 15th, 2014

iPhone 6 Stock Shortage


Apple has confirmed the 24 hours following the opening of pre-orders for the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus saw over four million reserve their new handset, setting a record for the most day one pre-orders in the company’s history.

Sunday, September 14th, 2014

Adrian Peterson Arrested for Child Abuse


Adrian Peterson, who plays for NFL side Minnesota Vikings, turned himself in to the authorities early on Saturday. Hours earlier he had been charged with reckless or negligent injury to a child, and he is now being held on a $15,000 bond.

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Larry Bird: “Paul George’s tweets were thoughtless”


Indiana Pacers president Larry Bird issued the following statement on Thursday following Paul George‘s tweets about Ray Rice and domestic violence, via the team:

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

Police Sent NFL the Ray Rice Tape in April


Despite the NFL saying all week it had not seen the full video of Ray Rice punching and knocking out his then-fiancee last February, a source told the Associated Press that law enforcement had in fact sent the tape to someone at the league office in April.

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

#FireGoodell Floods Twitter


It didn’t take long for people – including celebrities and journalists — to react to the most talked about sports story of the day: Ray Rice.

Monday, September 8th, 2014

‘Elevator Video’ of Ray Rice Knocking Out His Fiancee Released, Shortly After Ray is Released from the Ravens and Is Suspended Indefinitely by the NFL


Ray Rice was let go by the Baltimore Ravens on Monday and suspended indefinitely by the NFL after a video was released that appears to show the running back striking his then-fiancee in February.

Friday, September 5th, 2014

Hines Ward Blasts Richard Sherman For Not Covering Top Receivers


At least one former NFL star isn’t impressed by Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman. Ex-Pittsburgh Steelers receiver Hines Ward blasted Sherman for calling himself the best when he doesn’t even cover the opposing team’s top receiver, as evident in Seattle’s win Thursday night against the Green Bay Packers.

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

Joan Rivers Dead in New York at 81


Joan Rivers, the brash comedian who enjoyed a five-decade career on stage and television, died Thursday.

She was 81.

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Responds to 50 Cent’s $750,000 Reading Challenge


Floyd Mayweather Jr. tells 50 Cent exactly where he can put his money. “Donate money to the Mike Brown family.” Let’s see who puts their money where there mouth is.

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Reveals His New Role, Black Adam (not Shazam)


The action star is going to play villain Black Adam in the upcoming superhero film, “Shazam.” “‘Kneel before his feet or get crushed by his boot..’ Its a true honor for me to become BLACK ADAM,” he wrote on Instagram.