Does Roger Goodell deserve a contract extension from the NFL?

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s contract runs out in 2019, and Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is reportedly threatening to sue the league if Goodell's contract is extended. Goodell has overseen the expansion of international operations for the NFL, and the league has seen growth in revenue every year he has been commissioner. But some owners believe he is getting paid “way too much money”, and…

Is pro wrestling a fake sport?

The WWE is definitely entertaining to watch, but sports fans have long debated if pro wrestling is a "fake" sport. On one hand, fans argue wrestlers are extremely athletic and, like boxing, it's a fighting sport. You can't be out of shape and compete at a high level. But detractors say wrestling is choreographed, pre-determined for the winner. Some would even say it's completely fake. Is it time t…

Is Colin Kaepernick a hero?

When Colin Kaepernick kneeled during the national anthem for racial injustice, he received a landslide of praise and harsh criticism. Many people feel Kaepernick is a hero for bringing attention to the racial inequality people of color face in the United States, even if it cost him his job. Others look at Kaepernick as a disrespectful malcontent who is unpatriotic for protesting during a national…

Most beloved WWE wrestler: Hulk Hogan or Ric Flair?

Even as elder statesmen, Hulk Hogan and Ric Flair are still two of the most popular wrestlers of the WWE. Hulk Hogan was the company’s first mainstream star who embodied everything that was patriotic and heroic for generations of wrestling fans. Ric Flair didn’t let the role of being the bad guy stop him from being one of the best characters in the league, with his charismatic promos and dangerous…

Who should start at quarterback for the Minnesota Vikings: Case Keenum or Teddy Bridgewater?

The Minnesota Vikings will reportedly activate Teddy Bridgewater to the 53-man roster and he could start for the team relatively soon if necessary. Bridgewater hasn’t started a regular season game since 2015, but led the team to an 11-5 record and a playoff appearance in his last full season. Case Keenum has been starting in his stead in 2017, leading the Vikings to a 6-2 record and in control of…

Is the NFL exploiting black players?

Some people feel NFL players are exploited for their physical prowess by wealthy owners, who make billions on the blood, sweat, and tears of black players. Still, these athletes are often being paid millions of dollars, and to compare a legitimate organization as a plantation is a gross overstatement, and cheapens the disturbing experience of slaves. What do you think? 🏈…

Who is the Los Angeles Lakers' most valuable rookie: Lonzo Ball or Kyle Kuzma?

Los Angeles Lakers’ fans have a lot to be excited about, and a lot of their delight stems from the two rookies—Lonzo Ball and Kyle Kuzma. But who is the team’s most valuable rookie so far? Ball is the wunderkind 20-year-old point guard with an unmatched feel for the game. Kuzma is third amongst NBA rookies in scoring and is contributing immediately off the bench. Who is the Lakers’ MVR? 🏀…

Is a hockey barbaric sport?

Hockey is the only non-combat sport where fighting is not only allowed but looked upon favorably by fans and players. Fighting is a special part of the sport that swings momentum and helps protect the skill players who make the game fun to watch. Others feel fighting is barbaric, and shouldn't be allowed in the sport anymore. What do you think? 🏒…

Should the NBA let players smoke marijuana?

Former NBA Commissioner David Stern told Uninterrupted that marijuana should be taken off the banned list. Marijuana has medicinal properties that help with pain and anxiety, properties that could benefit NBA players. For big men with chronic knee pain, the sticky icky is a godsend. However, marijuana is still illegal at the federal level and promoting marijuana use to minors who look up to the pl…

Are ‘super teams’ good for the NBA?

NBA legend Michael Jordan spoke out against ‘super teams' in the league, saying that a collection of All-Stars on one team is bad for overall competition. These super teams can generate a lot of interest, show fans some of the best basketball they can ever see. However, making the NBA this top heavy is not good for small market teams, and is ruining the competitive balance. What do you think? 🏀…