Tag Archives: Retirement

Australian Open: Naomi defeats Serena, ‘retirement’ becoming a real possibility

Naomi Osaka has Serena’s number.  Blog King, Mass Appeal MELBOURNE — Close, but no cigar. Just moments after getting her ass kicked by Naomi Osaka in the Australian Open semifinals, Serena Williams choked back tears then abruptly concluded her press conference — raising speculation her métier has finally reached cessation. Serena, who was seeking a record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles ...

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Marshawn “Beast Mode” Lynch calls out irresponsible players for blowing money

Kuechly is done, Lynch speaks out.  Blog King, Mass Appeal CHARLOTTE — Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly became the latest NFL player in his 20s to say, “F*ck it, I quit,” while retiring prematurely. Reminiscent of Andrew Luck, the 28-year-old All-Pro has decided to hang up his cleats after eight concussion-filled seasons. “There’s only one way to play this game ...

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Indianapolis Colts star Andrew Luck said injuries drove him to an early retirement

Andrew Luck abandons Colts.  Blog King, Mass Appeal INDIANAPOLIS — After spending the past few years rehabilitating one excruciating ailment after another, Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck is calling it quits. The 29-year-old signal caller blindsided everybody Saturday night when he announced his retirement during the Colts’ preseason matchup with the Chicago Bears. The natives are understandably pissed. As security ...

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Conor McGregor calling it quits… again? Embattled Irish fighter says he’s retired

Conor McGregor retiring… again?  Blog King, Mass Appeal NEW YORK — After profiting from a maniacal career of knocking people’s teeth out, Irish fighter Conor McGregor (21-4) is calling it quits…. again. The 30-year-old UFC star announced his retirement via Twitter on Monday, just five months after getting his ass kicked by Khabib Nurmagomedov during a title bout in Las ...

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