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The battle outside of the cage: UFC fighters detail the anxiety they face away from the Octagon

There’s no question that MMA fighters are tough. Physically, being okay with taking a punch to the face or a kick to the leg or being able to fight back … Continue Reading The battle outside of the cage: UFC fighters detail the anxiety they face away from the Octagon

‘Ballers’ series finale synopsis/review: ‘It was a magical run while it lasted’

After five seasons, we’ve officially reached the end for “Ballers” on HBO. As Lance said in the show’s series finale, “it was a magical run while it lasted.” As much … Continue Reading ‘Ballers’ series finale synopsis/review: ‘It was a magical run while it lasted’

‘Ballers’ Season 5, Episode 4 synopsis/review: ‘Best shot is to shoot straight’

Another week, another episode closer to the end of “Ballers” as the show quickly makes its way through its fifth and final season. The show has caught some flack in … Continue Reading ‘Ballers’ Season 5, Episode 4 synopsis/review: ‘Best shot is to shoot straight’

‘Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Oakland Raiders’ Episode 5 synopsis/review: Don’t cry because the season’s over, smile because it happened

The time has finally come: “Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Oakland Raiders” is officially over. This season has seen a lot of ups and downs, between the relentless repetition … Continue Reading ‘Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Oakland Raiders’ Episode 5 synopsis/review: Don’t cry because the season’s over, smile because it happened

‘Ballers’ Season 5, Episode 2 synopsis/review: Backstabbing changes course of one storyline as shooting adds wrinkle to another

Enjoy what you can, “Ballers” fans, because you’ve got less than a season left of HBO’s star-studded football drama before the cast says their final goodbyes in a few months. … Continue Reading ‘Ballers’ Season 5, Episode 2 synopsis/review: Backstabbing changes course of one storyline as shooting adds wrinkle to another

‘Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Oakland Raiders’ Episode 4 synopsis/review: While the field may fall short, Jon Gruden doesn’t

An 80-yard football field is usually one of those things that you’d ask Jon Gruden about jokingly just to hear what wild things would come out of his mouth about … Continue Reading ‘Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Oakland Raiders’ Episode 4 synopsis/review: While the field may fall short, Jon Gruden doesn’t

‘Ballers’ Season 5, Episode 1 synopsis/review: Have no fear, season premiere dives right into the water with big, bold moves

Just like NFL fans can get set for the start of the regular season around the end of August each year, football fans can count on “Ballers” to be back … Continue Reading ‘Ballers’ Season 5, Episode 1 synopsis/review: Have no fear, season premiere dives right into the water with big, bold moves

‘Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Oakland Raiders’ Episode 3 synopsis/review: Jon Gruden shines as ‘Enemy of the State’ Antonio Brown returns

If it seems like there’s been a new wrinkle every week with the drama surrounding Antonio Brown, it’s because that’s exactly what’s been happening, and Hard Knocks has been reaping … Continue Reading ‘Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Oakland Raiders’ Episode 3 synopsis/review: Jon Gruden shines as ‘Enemy of the State’ Antonio Brown returns

‘Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Oakland Raiders’ Episode 2 synopsis/review: Antonio Brown drama takes center stage

The action taking place on ‘Hard Knocks’ every year is certainly real, with players’ lives getting featured in a unique way and the behind-the-scenes elements giving a sneak peek into … Continue Reading ‘Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Oakland Raiders’ Episode 2 synopsis/review: Antonio Brown drama takes center stage

‘Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Oakland Raiders’ Episode 1 synopsis/review: Season premiere doesn’t disappoint

Antonio Brown, Derek Carr and Jon Gruden. If you didn’t know that the new Oakland Raiders trio would be the focus of the latest season of ‘Hard Knocks,’ you learned … Continue Reading ‘Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Oakland Raiders’ Episode 1 synopsis/review: Season premiere doesn’t disappoint