PGA Tour HD (Free)
The official PGA Tour app is completely free and highly polished. It’s dedicated to bringing you all the latest news on each tournament including play-by-play coverage. You’ll find real-time leaderboards, video feeds, golfer profiles and statistics, and even detailed course layouts. This is a well-designed app with the golfing fanatic in mind and it is simply packed to bursting with information.
Get ready to rumble with the official WWE iPad app. If you’re a fan of wrestling then this is a must-have app. You’ll get access to all of the latest news, video clips and highlights of top matches from yesterday and yesteryear, biographies and social media feeds from your favorite stars, and a whole lot more. What really elevates this app is the second-screen experience which allows you to participate in Monday Night Raw.
NBA Game Time Courtside (Free)
The iPad is now the perfect companion to a comfy chair, a big-screen plasma, and a cold beer. Courtside packs an unreal amount of stats and images into a modern, colorful interface, including video highlights, team performance stats, a live court view, bracket, and even player cards with post-season stats.
MLB at Bat 11 for iPad ($9.99)
With opening day just behind us and months of America’s national pastime still ahead, MLB at Bat doubtless makes one of the better purchase baseball-living iPad owners can make. It serves up reams of stats, a photorealistic “Live Game” simulation, and even live streaming games for MLB.tv subscribers.
If you’re a sports fan of any kind, perhaps the best app you can download is ESPN’s ScoreCenter XL. In a visually-appealing magazine layout, the app shows off top sports news, scores, and the latest information about your favorite sports and teams. The app covers hundreds of global leagues and features video highlights, live play-by-play, in-game statistics, game previews and recaps, and even the classic ESPN news and score ticker at the bottom of the screen. The myTeams section of the app gathers news, analysis and video only of your favorite teams, and users can choose to receive push alerts for scores and game starts.
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