Bonnie-Jill Laflin ...

I realize it’s probably not “professional” to leave an interview with hopes of one day calling the subject your new Los Angeles BFF, but perhaps I’m not as professional as I once thought because I desperately want to refer to Bonnie-Jill Laflin as my new LA Bestie. Yes, she’s that...

Victor Ortiz of ...

With Expendables 3 hitting the theatres August 15th, it looks like it may be time for Victor Ortiz to change his Twitter bio (@VICIOUSortiz) which currently reads: “I’m a champion. I’m a boxer. That’s it. Period.” Now he’ll have to add “actor.” And a pretty damn good...

Acho Studies Playbooks, Textbooks Aug02

Acho Studies Playbo...

Acho studies playbooks, textbooks Former Texas Football standout moves forward on the field and in the classroom. The determination and dedication that Emmanuel Acho, linebacker for the Philadelphia Eagles, shows both on and off the field was instilled in him from an early age, thanks to his...

Texans Cheer Swimsu...

Steamy Texans Cheerleaders Swimsuit Calendar Revealed: This year’s edition has a Puerto Rican flair. While the actual temperature didn’t quite hit three digits, Sunday night at the Houston Texans Grille was undoubtedly heating up as Houston’s Sweethearts, the Houston Texans...

Athletes – Th...

Athletes, no matter where they rank on the elite scale of NBA MVPs, Super Bowl Champs, Olympic Gold Medalists, X Games record-breakers and more, are a lot more like us than we think – at least off the field. The Blonde Side was able to have a front row spot at the inaugural Nickelodeon...

ESPYS Red Carpet Su...

*The full piece ran on Women’s Health. Click here to read more. Sure, everyone has strange habits. But when a sports competition is your job, it makes sense that you might take your superstitions to the next level. So, we caught up with the athletes below at the 2014 ESPY Awards (short...

Jennie Finch Talks ...

The ESPYS are known for awarding elite men and women in their respective sports. Different awards mean different things to different people. This year I was a tearjerker-sucker for Michael Sam receiving the Arthur Ashe Award, as well as Stuart Scott’s acceptance speech for the Jimmy V Award...

Minute Maid Park: Baseball Gameday Guide Jun27

Minute Maid Park: B...

Maximize your baseball experience with our guide to what to do before a Houston Astros game, where to eat at the stadium and things to do nearby after the game. Welcome to Minute Maid Park Minute Maid Park (also known as “The Juice Box”), home of the Houston Astros, is located in...

First Female NBA Sc...

What It Was Like to Be the First (and Only!) Female Scout in the NBA How Bonnie-Jill Laflin scored her dream job and her advice to any women hoping to do the same. Being the first at anything can be a bit scary, but a little intimidation couldn’t stop Bonnie-Jill Laflin from going...

Dash Power | Houston’s New Women’s Soccer Team Apr11

Dash Power | Housto...

Houston’s new women’s soccer team grabs celebrity supporters — thanks to a kick start from Alex Morgan There’s a new team in town and it may surprise you who some of its biggest cheerleaders are — many already with season tickets in hand. For starters, retired Houston Dynamo...