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New Jersey Bets Big on Sports Gambling, Loses - So Far...

The Associated Press reported on Sunday that the state of New Jersey has spent more than $2.8 million in attorney fees since Governor Chris Christie was forced to defend his initiative to issue sports gambling licenses. read more

Recreate the dumbest nickname proposal in sports history with NBA 2K16

This week, ESPN revealed the jaw-dropping story behind a sports nickname so stupid its own team cast the lone dissenting vote against its approval: The New Jersey Swamp Dragons, today known as the Brooklyn Nets, who were looking for an extreme makeover in the 1990s.Xbox One user "Da Infamous NY" painstakingly recreated the Swamp Dragons' proposed uniforms from the images included in ESPN's story, and has made them available here. read more

Two New Fighters Added To EA Sports UFC 2 Update Patch 1.05

05 has now been released for EA Sports UFC 2.The two new fighters being added are Patrick Cote and Louis Smolka. read more

Inside the truck: How ESPN handled Kobe Bryant's epic final game

Had the record not been at stake that night, Bryant and the Lakers would have aired as originally planned on ESPN.The Kobe game would prove to be a bonanza for ESPN2, with Wednesday night becoming the channel's most-viewed regular season NBA game ever. read more

Why You Might be More into Halo eSports than You'd Expect

Alright, so I know that eSports are already a tough sell for many, but hear me out.I totally get it - but I still think there might be something interesting for you American sports fans out there, specifically for these two reasons: 1. read more

NBA players can't stop checking their phones in the locker room at halftime

NBA players: They're just like us.They can't stop checking their phones — even, it turns out, at halftime of games in which they are playing. read more

One of many: Chyna's just the latest pro wrestling star to die way too young

But she's far from alone — recent years show a troubling trend of big names from wrestling's glory days passing away far too young.Back in 2003, HBO's Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel ran a segment about deaths in pro wrestling. read more

Press Row Podcast - NBA Live in For Another Shake-Up

Knowing that a shake-up was necessary EA yesterday confirmed the first report of Live being pushed back to 2017.Despite that acknowledgement uncertainty will continue to surround the series as there’s no guarantee it will again see the light of day on consoles. read more

EA Sports UFC 2 1.06 Update Patch Notes Revealed; New Fighters Added

06 has now been released for EA Sports UFC 2.Apart from the usual fixes, owners of the game will also be able to play as three new fighters. read more

Press Row Podcast - Photo Finish Horse Racing

The current state of sports games – on console, PC, and mobile devices – is ever-changing and evolving at a rapid pace.Former creative director of the Madden NFL series Ian Cummings returns to the Press Row Podcast to join host Bryan Wiedey and friend of the show Rich Grisham to discuss his own mobile game as well as the “bigger picture. read more

Juventus To Feature In FIFA 17 Demo As Club Is Exclusive To EA Sports

Italian football club, Juventus, has just announced that it has partnered with EA Sports to be exclusive for FIFA 17 and beyond.have agreed a three-year partnership making EA SPORTS the exclusive and official video game partner of the Serie A Champions, starting with FIFA 17. read more

Press Row Podcast - Revisiting MLB 16 With a Look to Next Season

With four months of MLB The Show 16 now in the books it’s time to evaluate just how developer Sony San Diego can improve on an all-around excellent game next year.From gameplay to the big modes (Diamond Dynasty, Franchise, Road to the Show) Press Row Podcast host Bryan Wiedey and panelists Owen Good and T. read more

EA Sports UFC 2 Free Trial Is Available Now

To celebrate UFC 200 this weekend, the EA Sports UFC 2 video game will be free for everyone.The free trial has actually already started. read more

Press Row Podcast - Madden NFL 17 Review Roundtable

One of the most anticipated Press Row Podcast episodes on an annual basis is here with the Madden NFL 17 Review Roundtable!The panel discusses various themes of this year’s game, examine where it excels, and identify the areas that need the most work going forward. read more