Posts Tagged ‘Lance Armstrong’


On Thursday night, the ultimate sports survivor gave up.

Lance Armstrong, seven-time winner of the Tour de France and cancer-fighting icon, stopped fighting the doping charges that have dogged him for years. He quit via press release.

There are only two logical conclusions to draw from this: Either the Texan truly is innocent or he’s trying out a new form of the non-admission admission. And we thought we’d heard them all before. (more…)

Advertisements

By Brett Hansen
Guest photog

The best thing about Kansas City is barbeque. No question.

But the second best thing might be Livestrong Park, the new home of Major League Soccer franchise Sporting Kansas City. Just opened this year, the joint seats 18,467 for soccer and cost around $200 million.

Rather than rattle off a bunch more facts, why don’t you take a look in the form of some recent pictures taken during a behind-the-scenes tour.

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

About the author: Hansen is a certified sports addict, who works in media relations in professional basketball. He also loves him some Twitter. Toss him a follow.