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Everything in life is a sport. So you need people that live it to share it. From the field to the courts. From the flat screen to the movie screen. What we breathe is sports. Live it. Love it. Share it.

Everything in life is a sport. So you need people that live it to share it. From the field to the courts. From the flat screen to the movie screen. What we breathe is sports. Live it. Love it. Share it.
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Everything in life is a sport. So you need people that live it to share it. From the field to the courts. From the flat screen to the movie screen. What we breathe is sports. Live it. Love it. Share it.






Selina Majors From WOW Women Of Wrestling

Selina Majors grew up hearing that wrestling was a man’s sport—women were just the warm-up act, and never the main event. Joining up with a few other talented women with a penchant for professional wrestling, Selina set out to change that perception. Putting her Southern Pride on the line, Selina earned respect with her superior skills, vowing to never let any man or woman get the best of her in the ring. Selina quickly asserted herself as a true fan favorite, climbing up the global ranks in...


David McLane From WOW Women Of Wresting

McLane, the beloved ring commentator and impresario behind the iconic ‘80s TV series GLOW “Gorgeous Ladies Of Wrestling” brings his trademark voice to each event, providing insightful ringside commentary. Blanchard was born for the business and is a third-generation professional wrestler. A global wrestling presence, she has held the championship title in the U.S., Mexico and Japan. They will kick off an that season with a spotlight on the legendary WOW Superheroes. Each event features...


Abilene Maverick From WOW Women Of Wrestling

Born in College Station, Texas, Abilene Maverick knows a thing or two about pride, showmanship, tradition and family. Raised on sports and competition, Abilene had to vie against her siblings to earn her father’s attention—ultimately emerging victorious to take her place as the apple of the powerful patriarch’s eye. When her father passed away during her final year of college, Abilene was left devastated. It wasn’t until her mother—herself a cunning woman with a long career in the...


Oliver Luck The Commisioner And CEO Of The New XFL

The XFL will reimagine football for the 21st century when it kicks off in early 2020. In a major press event at Metlife Stadium on Wednesday, December 5, XFL Commissioner and CEO Oliver Luck will announce the inaugural eight markets new XFL teams will call home in season-one. On December 6, Luck – a former NFL and NCAA executive, quarterback for the Houston Oilers, and father of Indianapolis Colts star quarterback Andrew Luck – can discuss the new XFL, the eight cities and venues that were...


Chuck Liddell From The Film Silencer

Cinedigm has acquired North American distribution rights to Silencer, an action thriller starring Johnny Messner and Danny Trejo and longtime MMA rivals Tito Ortiz and Chuck Liddell. A September 4 on-demand and VOD release is planned. Timothy Woodward Jr.'s pic centers on a retired hitman (Messner) who must resurrect all of his deadly skills and fight a one-man war against his former employer who has kidnapped his step-daughter. Sean Mick penned the script, which pits Messner's and Ortiz's...


Jody Avirgan From 30 For 30 Podcast

Jody Avirgan is the host & producer of ESPN’s 30 for 30 Podcast series. As an extension of the acclaimed documentary films, ESPN 30 for 30 Podcasts offer captivating presentations of some of the world’s greatest sports stories. Among those featured this season – an in-depth look at Jose Canseco’s tell-all memoir “Juiced” that gave names of players taking performance-enhancing drugs and its impact on baseball; Rickey Henderson’s refusal to retire after registering his 3000th hit, ultimately...


Chris Chopper Hopper Head of North American Esports

The 2018 League of Legends World Championship is in South Korea with 24 teams from the 14 professional leagues from around the world competing. It began in Seoul on October 1st. The finals to take place at Incheon Munhak stadium on November 3rd. Last year, 57.6 million unique viewers watched the 2017 League of Legends World Championship from a packed Beijing National Stadium in China. League of Legends is the most-played PC game in the world, with over 100 million monthly active players and...


Dan Klores From ESPN's Basketball A Love Story

ESPN’s groundbreaking 20-hour, 10-part documentary series Basketball: A Love Story consists of more than 60 interconnected stories that explore the complex nature of love as it relates to the game of basketball. A labor of love from Peabody Award-winning director Dan Klores, the series features 165 exclusive interviews with basketball’s most prominent figures, from Bob Cousy, LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Dr. J, Yao Ming, Stephen Curry and Diana Taurasi, to Magic Johnson, Oscar Robertson, Bill...


Jackie Christie From VH1's Basketball Wives

VH1’s Basketball Wives follows the daily lives, drama-filled parties and outrageous fights that unfold between the wives, ex-wives and girlfriends of professional basketball players. With a cast that includes Shaunie O'Neal, Tami Roman, Evelyn Lozada, Jackie Christie, Malaysia Pargo and Jennifer Williams, there's never a dull moment on the home court. This season on Basketball Wives, family ties will be tested, emotions will explode louder than ever before, and friendships that once seemed...


Andre Ward From The Contender On EPIX

Sixteen fighters will be facing off with one another this fall for the championship belt on the revival of Mark Burnett’s boxing franchise series The Contender. The 16 Contenders come from a wide variety of professional boxing backgrounds and stations in life, bringing their unique stories, personalities, strengths and motivations to the series. Each fighter will be vying to be declared the new 160-pound middleweight champion of The Contender and take home the winner’s six-figure purse — a...


Akbar From NBC's American Ninja Warrior

AKBAR GBAJABIAMILA - Host, "American Ninja Warrior" and "American Ninja Warrior: Ninja vs. Ninja" Akbar Gbajabiamila is host of NBC's two-time Emmy Award-nominated hit competition series "American Ninja Warrior," which begins its 10th season this summer. He is also the host of the show's spinoff, USA Network's "American Ninja Warrior: Ninja vs. Ninja," which will air new episodes in spring. Gbajabiamila is a former NFL star who also currently hosts one of NFL Network's highest-rated shows,...


Greg The Hammer Valentine From 350 Days

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the world of professional wresting featuring interviews and photographs with legendary wrestlers and rare in-ring footage! Starring former world champions Bret Hart and Billy Graham, it is a true look behind the curtains at the grueling life they led on the road 350 days a year and the effect that lifestyle had on their marriages, family, physical and mental health. Featuring Greg Valentine, Tito Santana, Paul "Mr. Wonderful" Orndorff, Abdullah The Butcher,...


Jeremy Wade 's Wild Rivers On Animal Planet

Is there a river anywhere in the world Jeremy Wade fears? Once you've seen Wild Rivers on Animal Planet you'll be convinced he's ready to scan the universe for his next challenge. From the studio we are Unplugged and Totally Uncut!!!


Ron Guidry Author Of Gator My Life In Pinstripes

Ron Guidry, known as Gator and Louisiana Lightning to his teammates, quickly rose in 1977 to become the ace of the Yankees' stellar pitching staff, helping the team regarded as the most famous and notorious in Yankee history win the World Series. In 1978, he went 25-3 with a 1.74 ERA and won the Cy Young Award as the best pitcher in baseball, helping to bring home the Yankees' second straight World Series championship. A four-time All Star and five-time Golden Glove winner, he played from...


Kofi Kingston The Big Booty

Please stop destroying our trombones. And with that, we're off and running. The book is vibrant and bursting with color on every page - just like the New Day! There are graphs and graphics breaking down New Day's 483-day tag title reign - which the book focuses heavily on - as well as getting-to-know-you Q and A sessions with all three members, infographics, New Day quizzes, and a bunch more. To be honest, this book more closely resembles a book-sized and book-length version of the dear,...


Colleen Kelly Alexander Gratitude In Motion

It was a beautiful fall day in Connecticut when Colleen Alexander, a lifelong competitive athlete, rode her bike home from work, having just learned her job with the nonprofit PeaceJam was secure. She had survived a diagnosis of lupus and brain surgery that almost took her life, and was married at last to the love of her life, Sean. Life was good as she met the eyes of a truck driver rolling up to the stop sign beside her. He didn't stop. The truck hit Colleen, running over her lower body...


Curt Menefee Is Back Losing Isn't Everything

Every sports fan recalls with amazing accuracy a pivotal winning moment involving a favorite team or player-Henry Aaron hitting his 715th home run to pass Babe Ruth; Christian Laettner's famous buzzer beating shot in the NCAA tournament for Duke. Yet rarely does the focus on the losing side of these moments extend beyond the post-game interview-lost are the stories of the people who experienced not the thrill of victory but the agony of defeat. For decades, the brightest moments in sports...


Michael Rapaport This Book Has Balls

An actor, director, and comedian, Michael Rapaport stars in "Atypical," just renewed by Netflix. Up next is "White Famous" on Showtime. He has also appeared on TV shows such as Friends, Justified, The War at Home, and Prison Break, and in films such as True Romance and Mighty Aphrodite. Rapaport also directed the award-winning 2011 documentary Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest and the ESPN 30 for 30 film When the Garden Was Eden, which premiered in 2014. Michael is a...


Kevin Cook Electric October

The 2017 Major League Baseball season ends in just under a month on October 1. The postseason begins 2 days later on October 3. And the 2017 World Series is set to begin October 24. And just in time for all this baseball excitement comes the new book ELECTRIC OCTOBER. And you don't have to be a baseball fan to pick up the book and enjoy it! KEVIN COOK - author of the award-winning Tommy’s Honor (now a feature film) - says: "I think of ELECTRIC OCTOBER as the best baseball story you never...


Derek Fisher Dancing With The Stars

Derek Fisher spent his entire pre-NBA life in Little Rock, Arkansas. His work ethic and determination were evident even from a young age, but basketball was always what drove him. A stand-out guard in high school, he starred for Parkview Arts and Science Magnet High. Even as a teenager, his leadership qualities were on display for all those who encountered him. In 1996 he was drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers and went on to play more than 18 seasons in the NBA, a majority with the Lakers,...