The ‘Gay Grimace’ Mets are the hottest team in baseball

On June 12, the New York Mets’ entire season took a shift. Entering the day eight games under .500 despite having the payroll of a world superpower, the Mets were struggling and on the brink of digging themselves into a hole that they couldn’t get themselves out of. Then a hero came along. A purple … Read more

PBA Finals loss fuels CJ Perez to get better

San Miguel Beer guard CJ Perez during Game 6 of the PBA Philippine Cup Finals.–MARLO CUETO/ MANILA, Philippines—The hard work never stops for CJ Perez in the offseason especially after San Miguel Beer lost in the PBA Philippine Cup Finals. Even after coming off his best PBA season yet, Perez, the Best Player of the … Read more

Falcons’ Kirk Cousins tampering penalty, explained

The Atlanta Falcons made a massive move this free agency period, including signing quarterback Kirk Cousins to take over under center. However, a misstep in that process now sees the Falcons forfeiting a draft pick. The NFL announced on Thursday that as a result of an investigation into allegations of tampering regarding the Cousins signing, … Read more

Iga Swiatek reinforces top spot in WTA rankings

Poland’s Iga Swiatek poses with the trophy the day after she won the women’s final match against Italy’s Jasmine Paolini, on day fifteen of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros Complex in Paris on June 9, 2024. (Photo by EMMANUEL DUNAND / AFP) French Open champion Iga Swiatek of Poland cemented her … Read more

Canadian Grand Prix’s biggest crowd pleasers are … groundhogs?

Formula 1 is back in Montreal for this weekend’s Canadian Grand Prix. And as the grid makes its way to Circuit Gilles Villeneuve there are no shortage of storylines to ponder, from the potential title fights shaping up in both the Constructors’ and the Drivers’ Championships, to the ongoing intrigue regarding the 2025 driver lineup. … Read more

UFC 302, Things to Watch: Fun storylines, must-see fights and … curses? | Islam vs. Poirier

After a rare weekend off, the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns for its sixth pay-per-view (PPV) show as the promotion heads to Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. In UFC 302’s main event, Islam Makhachev defends his lightweight title against Octagon legend Dustin Poirier, while former Middleweight roost-ruler, Sean Strickland, takes on Paulo Costa in the … Read more

Determined to win, Bong Quinto does it all for Meralco

SCHEDULE: 2024 PBA Philippine Cup semifinals Meralco Bolts’ Bong Quinto during the PBA Philippine Cup semifinals game against Ginebra Gin Kings. –PBA IMAGES MANILA, Philippines—Bong Quinto dug down deep to help Meralco stun Ginebra in Game 6 and force a rubber match in the PBA Philippine Cup semifinals at Araneta Coliseum on Wednesday. With nothing … Read more

Jia De Guzman leadership brings Alas Pilipinas together

Alas Pilipinas’ star setter Jia de Guzman during the Philippines’ first game in the AVC Challenge Cup. –MARLO CUETO/ MANILA, Philippines — Angel Canino, Eya Laure, and Sisi Rondina formed a potent trio for Alas Pilipinas’ first AVC Challenge Cup game, but they all gave credit to  leadership and playmaking of veteran setter Jia De … Read more