Tour de France 101 By Katie Haskins July is upon us. That means the Tour de France is back. So, before the most famous cycling race begins, I thought I’d give you some Tour de France 101.
AARON JUDGE: THE SHINING STAR IN A SLUMPING LINEUP By Marc Auker New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge has taken the baseball world by storm this season. As a rookie, Judge has put himself into the All-Star and Most Valuable Player (MVP) Award conversation – spearheaded by his league-leading 26 home runs. Led by… Read More
TV IN HIGH HEELS: USA NETWORK’S SPORTS SCHEDULE MONDAY, JUNE 26 WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW (LIVE) – 8/7c WWE Superstars take the stage live in front of thousands in attendance at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. RAW Superstars include Kevin Owens, Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins, Charlotte, Big Show, Sasha Banks and The New Day.
TV IN HIGH HEELS: THE NEXT OLYMPIC HOPEFUL The US Olympic Committee is inviting elite American athletes of all sporting backgrounds to apply by June 24th to be a part of their new reality show: Scouting Camp – The Next Olympic Hopeful!
KEVIN DURANT: THE NBA’S NEWEST LOVE-TO-HATE PLAYER WINS BIG By Marc Auker The Golden State Warriors are the 2017 National Basketball Association (NBA) champions. Spearheading the squad’s historic championship season was small forward Kevin Durant, who took home Most Valuable Player (MVP) honors for his performance in the 2017 NBA Finals. There was a wave… Read More
TV IN HIGH HEELS: THE OLYMPIC CHANNEL STAMFORD, Conn. – June 15, 2017 – The International Olympic Committee, the United States Olympic Committee, and NBCUniversal announced today that the Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA will launch in one month — on Saturday, July 15 — in more than 35 million homes, allowing Olympic fans… Read More
TV IN HIGH HEELS: MICHAEL PHELPS TO BE HONORED Burbank, Calif.,–June 14, 2017—American competitive swimmer and most decorated Olympian of all time Michael Phelps has been chosen by Nickelodeon to receive the Legend Award at this year’s Kids’ Choice Sports 2017. Phelps, who has garnered 28 total medals, will receive the award in recognition of… Read More
SPORTS IN HIGH HEELS: THIS WEEK ON USA NETWORK
PITTSBURGH ROLLS PAST NASHVILLE IN GAME 5 OF STANLEY CUP FINAL By Marc Auker This one wasn’t even close. The Pittsburgh Penguins put on a show Thursday night as they dominated the Nashville Predators 6-0. The PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania housed a sold-out crowd that hoped for a home-ice win. The Penguins gave… Read More
STANLEY CUP IN HIGH HEELS: MEET THE NASHVILLE PREDATORS We are in game 4 of the Stanley Cup finals and each team is vying to win the big title. Last week, I gave some fun facts about the Penguins, now it is time to meet the Nashville Predators
THE CATFISH TOSS: THE TOTALLY REAL TRADITION IN NASHVILLE By Marc Auker Perhaps the most unique hockey town in America has arguably the most unique tradition: the catfish toss. The Nashville Predators’ participation in this year’s Stanley Cup Finals against the Pittsburgh Penguins has brought Nashville into the national spotlight; and this spotlight has highlighted… Read More
RKO OUTTA NOWHERE: CAN THE INTERNET SENSATION REGAIN THE TITLE? By Marc Auker World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) mega-star Randy Orton lost the WWE Championship to fellow wrestler Jinder Mahal at the Backlash pay-per-view (PPV) event back on May 21. Orton, commonly known as “The Viper,” squares off against Mahal at the upcoming Money in the… Read More
STANLEY CUP IN HIGH HEELS: TONIGHT’S GAME NEWS STAMFORD, Conn. – June 5, 2017 – P.K. Subban and the Nashville Predators attempt to even the 2017 Stanley Cup Final at two games apiece tonight, when they host Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 4 at 8 p.m. ET on NBC. The Penguins lead… Read More
HOCKEY IN HIGH HEELS: STANLEY CUP GAME 3 NEWS STAMFORD, Conn. – June 2, 2017 – The Nashville Predators host their first-ever Stanley Cup Final game in franchise history on Saturday night at 8 p.m. ET on NBCSN, when P.K. Subban and the Preds face off against Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game… Read More