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Charles Barkley Believes Tiger Woods Should Quit Taking The High Road, Claims Relationship With Michael Jordan Is Fine

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

Charles Barkley lost a bet with ESPN Chicago's Waddle and Silvy regarding the New England Patriots/Baltimore Ravens game earlier this season and he agreed to come on with the fellas for an exclusive two-hour edition of "Lunch with a Legend." Sir Charles sure didn't disappoint once again as he spoke about ...

Tyler Hamilton: Lance Armstrong Situation Will Make Cycling Better In The Future

Monday, October 22nd, 2012

The entire Lance Armstrong doping situation continues to be a black mark on the sport of cycling. For many general sports fans, the ongoing saga surrounding those who used performance-enhancing drugs in the past 10 to 15 years has tarnished the sport forever. But Armstrong's former teammate, Tyler Hamilton, who ...

USADA’s Travis Tygart: Evidence of Lance Armstrong Doping Will Be Presented on Paper Internationally

Monday, August 27th, 2012

Lance Armstrong won't be contesting the charges leveled against him by the United States Anti-Doping Agency, but that doesn't necessarily mean the evidence against him won't come out. USADA head Travis Tygart says his agency will be presenting a reasoned decision to the World Anti-Doping Agency in the coming weeks. Tygart ...

Lance Armstrong’s Representative Calls Tyler Hamilton’s Allegation “trash for cash from a washed up cyclist”

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

From 1999 to 2005, Lance Armstrong was one of the most recognizable sports figures in the world and accomplished a feat that will never again be duplicated. Winning seven straight Tour de France titles before retiring and overcoming cancer to do it was simply remarkable. With that kind of feat ...

Bruce Hildenbrand “Diehard Cycling Fans May Say ‘He (Armstrong) Desecrated the Tour de France By Cheating To Win.’ ”

Thursday, January 20th, 2011

Once again negative press continues to dominate the sport of cycling as Sports Illustrated revealed new information in a case pertaining to Lance Armstrong and an organized doping operation. The seven-time Tour de France winner is the central focus of a federal jury inquiry in Los Angeles, California. Jeff Novitzky ...

Lance Armstrong Responds to Tony Kornheiser’s Comments on Cyclists that Motorists Should “Run Them Down”

Monday, March 22nd, 2010

Tony Kornheiser, of Pardon the Interruption and Washington Post fame, is no stranger to controversy, especially lately with rants on his radio show in Washington D.C. Just a month ago, Kornheiser was suspended from ESPN for on-air comments he made about SportsCenter anchor Hannah Storm's attire. More recently, he decided ...

Floyd Landis Is Back in Cycling

Wednesday, February 11th, 2009

The vicious cycle (no pun intended) of sports scandals goes round and round.  While the A-Roid scandal is full frontal, the story of Floyd Landis being reinstated to professional cycling has flown under the radar.  He's back and ready to focus on winning races. Landis joined Scott and BR on XX Sports ...

Lance Armstrong Speaks

Thursday, October 23rd, 2008

It's not a surprise that cancer survivor and seven time Tour de France Champion Lance Armstrong will ride again in 2009, but if you're like me, you haven't heard from him in his own words. Armstrong sat down with Time Magazine to talk about his much anticipated return to cycling. [caption id="attachment_817" align="alignnone" width="192" caption="He's baaack!"][/caption] Listen ...