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Game Changer Wrestling Moves to FITE+

FITE and Game Changer Wrestling announced today that all GCW events will now be available exclusively on FITE+, the rapidly expanding subscription service. The price for subs remains the same, at $4.99/month, despite the massive addition ofindie-wrestling’s most prolific promotion: GCW puts on approximately 75 shows a year, live andinternational. The first live event under […]

Washington Spirit Battle to 1-1 Draw in the Windy City

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following Post Match Press Conference featuring Head Coach Richie Burke along with stars Trinity Rodman and Tori Huster The Washington Spirit drew their sixth match of the 2021 NWSL regular season on Saturday night at SeatGeek Stadium in Chicago, IL, 1–1. In front of their home fans, the […]

St. John’s University star Julian Champagnie Accepts Invitation to NBA Combine

Following an outstanding sophomore season for the St. John’s University Men’s Basketball team, Julian Champagnie has accepted an invitation to participate in the Microsoft Surface NBA Draft Combine, which is set to begin on June 21 in Chicago.  At the combine, players will interview with NBA teams and participate in five-on-five games.  Prospects will also undergo shooting, […]

New York Liberty rebound in 83-85 victory over Chicago

The New York Liberty (4-1) rebounded from the first loss of the WNBA season in fine style, as the team defeated the Chicago Sky (2-1) by a final of 93-85 in WNBA action on Sunday. These are the teams first meeting of the 2021 Season. New York recorded a season-best 93 points in the Commissioner’s […]

Joe Smith Jr Talks about his Rise in Light Heavyweight Division

This Saturday night (April 10), JOE “THE BEAST” SMITH JR. (26-3 21KO’S) will challenge for the vacant WBO World Light Heavyweight Title in the main event on ESPN against Russian veteran, MAXIM VLASOV (45-3 26KO’s). The fight was rescheduled from February 13, to April 10, due to Vlasov testing positive for COVID-19.  The WBO world title is up for grabs […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Heads to Marquette for Sunday Matinee on FOX

Winners of three straight and four of the last five, the St. John’s Red Storm will hit the road once again for a Sunday matinee in Milwaukee against the Golden Eagles of Marquette. Tip-off from Fiserv Forum is set for 3:30 p.m. ET on FOX and 570 AM WMCA. Brandon Gaudin and Nick Bahe will […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Visits to DePaul on Wednesday Night

After winning back-to-back games and three of its last four overall, the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team will return to BIG EAST action on Wednesday, traveling to Chicago for a showdown against DePaul at Wintrust Arena. Tip-off between the Blue Demons and Red Storm is set for 9 p.m. on FS1 and Kevin Fitzgerald and […]