New Nike commercial featuring P-Rod and Ice Cube

So today I was checking out the Maloof Money Cup on TV and saw this commercial set to the song “Today Was A Good Day” by Ice Cube. Since I loved the song, I decided not to change the channel as I usually do during commercial break. As I watched it, I saw pro skate […]

Preview: Cruz Azul vs. Tigres in Austin

Check out what will surely be the biggest soccer (futbol) game in Austin this year when Mexico’s Cruzl Azul play theTigres on Saturday, July 18. Tickets available at, (512) 471-3333 and all Texas Box Office Outlets- including all HEB locations. For more on professional soccer in Austin, check out: Austin Aztex Official Website

Column: Manny Pacquiao, Ricky Hatton, Oscar De La Hoya and Jesus Chavez

They say that mixed martial arts and the Ultimate Fighting Championship are crushing the sport of boxing.  The cage fighters get to brawl like two guys in a street fight.  The kings of the ring are limited to strictly punching with heavier padded gloves to find a way to out-point or knock out their opponent.  […]

Austin MMA champ Gonzalez to compete on ESPN Deportes

Check out our January cover boy, Nick “The Ghost” Gonzalez, on ESPN Deportes this Saturday, April 4.The fight is the 3rd as seen on the flier above, but airs Saturday. ESPN Deportes is channel 618 on Time Warner here in Austin. Check your local listings in surrounding areas or if you use a different cable […]

Interview: De La “Pickem” with FOX 7′s Dennis De La Pena

Fox 7 sports reporter, Dennis De La Pena, is Austin Vida’s sports feature for February. Not only has he been with Fox 7 going on ten years now, but he is the only sports personality cool enough to have his own segment on popular alternative rock station, 101X. His “De La Pickems” is what put […]

Interview: Nick “The Ghost” Gonzalez

Coming out of the Guy Mezger’s Combat Sports Club & Vasquez Academy training camp, Nick Gonzalez specializes in kickboxing, boxing, and jiu-jitsu. Gonzalez has fought in K-1 World Max, Elite XC, WCL and many others. Nick is currently signed with NCFC fight management and will be part of a new fight series airing in early […]