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Navigating through the NBA Global Games’ ticket lottery

BRISTOL, England — Being from England, as well as a Pacers fan, I’d been waiting for Indiana to be selected to play a game over in London and had predicted that it may happen this season. Paul George has taken big steps forward but the Pacers aren’t a “premier” team in a league led by the…

On the NFL in London, tailgating culture, locals understanding of the rules, and whether it’s viable long term

[Editor’s Note: VigilantSports.com’s Aaron Eamer lives in Bristol, England, and he happily shared his thoughts and photos from the NFL International Series in London over the weekend.] LONDON — Before Sunday, I had not attended an American Football game before but I had watched a few and read enough that I thought I understood tailgating. Before the game, there was what…

Colts fan in London on the NFL across the pond

[Editor’s Note: VigilantSports.com’s Aaron Eamer lives in Bristol, England, and he happily shared his thoughts and photos from the NFL International Series in London over the weekend.] It was a Jacksonville Jaguars home game, and the Colts were a participant for the first time. The Colts lost 30-27. LONDON — The fan festival today was actually a really nice touch to…