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The 2012 NCAA Basketball tournament is all set for blast off. 68 teams have earned their spot in the famous Final Four bracket... have you filled out your guesses yet? Here is a little March Madness preview to help you get up to date on your college hoops!
Sports are supposed to be fun, but not all the time. Unfortunately some people take some things a little bit too far and it ruins the games for the rest of us. Here are Kidzworld’s Top 10 Things Wrong With Sports.
It’s a new month and March is everyone’s favorite time of the year. The NHL and NBA playoffs are approaching and every game is a crucial two points. And of course it’s March Madness, the most exciting sports tournament full of single game knockouts, Cinderella stories and last second buzzers beaters. Here is Kidzworld’s March 2012 Sports Preview!
Who is the most popular player in the NBA right now? Jeremy Lin!!! What? Who? That’s right! There’s no doubt about it but an undrafted point guard from Harvard, #17 Jeremy Lin, has climbed the ranks from the New York Knicks bench warmer to a starting international superstar sensation.
The 2012 NBA All-Star weekend in Orlando, Florida was so jam-packed with entertainment, Disney World reported their lowest numbers in years! From Friday night’s Shaq vs Chuck Rising Stars’ Showdown to Sunday’s All-Star game, the NBA’s All-Star Weekend had more ups and downs than Magic Mountain Roller Coaster!
Jeremy Abbott began skating when he was only two years old, but it was after watching a figure skating performance by Olympic Gold Medalist when he was only 4 that inspired him to become what he is today… a member of the 2010 U.S. Olympic team.
Sometimes the Super Bowl commercials are more entertaining than the game. Well it's pretty important that they are as captivating as possible because those companies advertising during this year's Super Bowl were paying 2.6 million dollars for a 30-second ad space. Here are the 2012 top 10 Superbowl Commercials
Super Bowl XLVI belongs to the New York Giants after they stuck it to the New England Patriots… again. It was a rematch of Super Bowl XLII and this year had a very similar result… Eli Manning sneaking the Giants into the lead late in the game giving Tom Brady no chance for his 3rd Super Bowl victory.
It’s February and the Super Bowl is upon us, but don’t let the hype get to you. Basketball, hockey and soccer are also heating up this month.
Just when you thought tennis was getting boring, the 2012 Australian Open brings forth the most exciting tennis match ever… 6 hours long!!! Catch 22… how can anyone stand to watch something 6 hours long? It’s best just to read about it here on Kidzworld.
Ever heard of a young football player named Robert Griffin… the third? Well he just won the NCAA College Football Heisman Trophy and has been called “the most interesting man in football.”
Power forward for the Vancouver Canucks, Ryan Kesler is becoming one of the big names in the NHL. Ryan is definitely a star in Vancouver where he carried the Canucks on his back to the Stanley Cup Finals in 2011. Let’s find out how this glamorous dude became such a big hockey star!
It’s a new year and it’s time to look at the Sports Calendar for the month of January. If you’re a football fan, you have to love January, as every weekend will have down to the wire NFL playoff games. Hockey fans can look forward to the all-star break at the end of the month. Let’s take a look at what else is going on in the world of sports this month.
Many NBA fans lost interest in the NBA this year after the lockout was announced, but just because this year has a 66-game season instead of the normal 82-game season doesn't mean you shouldn't give it another chance if you love basketball.
Everybody is home for Christmas time so that means lots of eating, resting, and relaxing while watching your favorite game on the tube. Let’s find out all the different sports that will be on TV this 2011 holiday season.
Besides a foot-long hotdog and a goal by the home team, the mascot is probably the next best thing at a sporting event. Who’s the greatest mascot ever? Obviously the Philly Phanatic.
Michael Jordan, Wayne Gretzky, Muhammad Ali, Mary Lou Retton, Sheryl Swoopes are names of the past. What do they all have in common? Super human powers!!! And they were all considered great athletes . So who is the greatest athlete in the world today? Find out in Kidzworld’s Top 10 Greatest Athletes.
Superstition in sports is like peanut butter and jam. The two go hand in hand, but just because almost all the pros have superstitions doesn't mean they’re real. This year the St Louis Cardinals were led to a Major League title thanks to a squirrel running across home plate, totally changing the momentum of the game. Let’s take a look at Kidzworld’s Top 5 Sports Superstitions
Yoga is a growing phenomenon and more pro athletes are doing it every year. The competition is pretty tough these days in the World of Sports, so athletes are trying to find ways like yoga to advance their fitness and mentality to improve their game.
The Texas Rangers have never won a World Series title and it looks like they might win leading the Series 3-2… wait a second! Apparently the St. Louis fans are calling in a squirrel to the Cardinals roster for game 6. Can the famous Rally squirrel help the Cardinals come from behind again to steal the World Series from the Rangers?