Monster Jam Monster Truck Racing will be all over the East Coast in the month July making stops in West Lebanon NY, Hagerstown MD, Stafford Springs CT, and Mobile AL. Driver of the Grave Digger, Dennis Anderson will put on a great show as always for the fans in July, making this a must see show in the summer with tickets coming at a great price.
Last year’s MLS Champions the Los Angeles Galaxy are sizzling in the summer heat this July. As they look to protect their title in the 2012 season, the Galaxy are getting back on track, with a win over the Chicago Fire, after losing two straight games vs. the San Jose Earthquakes and Philadelphia Union. They hope to carry this momentum from their previous game vs. the Chicago Fire into key matchups vs. the Portland Timbers, and FC Dallas.
The Brickyard 400 on July 26th will be a major stepping stone for NASCAR elite searching for a Sprint Cup Series Championship. As first place in Sprint Cup Series points Matt Kenseth looks to keep the rest of the pack in his rear view at the Brickyard 400. However, Jimmie Johnson and Tony Stewart will look to kiss the bricks, as in tradition for the winner to do so, as they have won the Brickyard 400 five times out of the last seven since 2005.
7) WWE Raw
As the Raw World Tour and Super Show continue to generate hype as it leads into the event of the summer the WWE Money in the Bank event, fans are getting wrestling fever. John Cena, CM Punk, and The Big Show will have their eyes on the Money in the Bank event and will be sure to cause drama in the nights leading up to the event on the Raw World Tour and Super Show. The result of WWE Raw super star AJ’s lip lock with CM Punk will also be on center stage Monday, July 9th, 2012.
6) Chelsea FC
Chelsea FC will travel from London to the United States in July to face the Seattle Sounders in CenturyLink Field (Seattle, WA), Paris-Saint Germain in Yankee Stadium (Bronx, NY), the MLS ALL-Stars in PPL Park (Chester, PA), and last but not least a premier matchup between Chelsea FC and AC Milan will take place in beautiful Miami, Florida at Sun Life Stadium. As the popularity of soccer sky rockets in America, hype is generating around teams such as Chelsea from the Premier League visiting. Causing ticket prices to rise along with the hype, as soccer tickets for teams such as Chelsea are coming in high demand, but you can still snag cheaper tickets this July, if you get them early!
The day planner is packed for the Seattle Sounders this July, along with playing a full MLS schedule the Sounders are also competing for the 2012 US Open Cup, and on top of that July 18th they will be hosting a friendly against Chelsea FC. The sounders advanced to the semis of the US Open Cup, with a win against the San Jose Earthquakes, their semis matchup will be vs. Chivas USA on July 11th, if the Sounders can pull out a win vs. Chivas USA they will advance to the finals, where they will face the winner of the Philadelphia Union Vs. Sporting Kansas City matchup for the championship.
The Boston Red Soxs ran into a big road block over the weekend vs. the New York Yankees, where they ended their series and the forgettable first half of their season with a 7-3 loss. The Boston Red Soxs go into the All-Star break 43-43 a .500 record, tied for last place in the American League East. Although it may look bleak for the Boston Red Soxs, Bobby Valentine the team’s owner says he still has faith the Boston Red Soxs will catch the New York Yankees, in the second half of the season. In the remainder of July the Boston Red Soxs face the Tampa Bay Rays and New York Yankees three more times each, hoping to start their run to the top of the American League East.
The Portland Timbers have one of the best, if not the best crowds in the MLS, and will look to ride that energy throughout the month of July. July will be a true test for the Portland Timbers as they have eight games all together, including four home games and four away games. These games will include teams such as the Los Angeles Galaxy, FC Dallas, and Chivas USA. The Timbers have had a tough time on the road this season, with zero road victories, but it will be pivotal for the Portland Timbers in the month of July to steal at least two or three victories on the road.
The US Men’s Olympic basketball team roster has been finalized and many familiar NBA star’s made the cut including: Kobe Bryant, Lebron James, Kevin Durant, and many other super stars. However, this year James Harden of the Oklahoma City Thunder will be added to the squad, with Anthony Davis first overall draft pick being a finalist to make the 2012 Olympic roster, but just barely missing the cut. The Olympic team will have the chance to repeat their 2008 gold medal run, and highly respected Coach K of the USA Olympic basketball squad and Duke University says that the team can be better than the 2008 squad. You can follow all the action as Lebron James and company go for back to back gold medals in the 2012 Olympics on twitter @usabasketball
They will need to reinforce their ladders at this year’s WWE Money in the Bank event on July 15 in Phoenix Arizona. A Ladder match between John Cena (@JohnCena), Chris Jericho (IAmJericho), Kane, and The Big Show (@WWETheBigShow), the world’s largest athlete is set to take place. The winner gaining the contract that will be dangling high above head in the US Airways Arena, granting the opportunity to fight for the Championship Title at the possessors time and place of choosing. (Follow on twitter @WWE)