Hard to believe, but we are almost halfway through 2015. If you have been killing it thus far this year continue to do so and if you’ve been slacking you better step it up. As we move into June the word of the week is “change”.
FIFA’s need for change was the big headline this week with the U.S. government finally pulling the plug on the longest running sports bracket. Despite many top FIFA execs getting put in cuffs and extradited to the U.S. on corruption charges head of the family Sepp Blatter managed to get re-elected as president—and we thought Roger Goodell was a jackass.
On a much more positive note the NBA Finals and Stanley Cup Finals matchups have been set and they are what fans dreamed of when the season started. Both championship series will be fan pleasers featuring high-profile athletes that will do wonders for the marketing of both leagues to the world. Find out those matchups and what else went on this week in this edition of Sporting*Goods.