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  • Meet German Field Hockey Players Linus BUTT and Florian FUCHS (Pic)

    Meet German Field Hockey Players Linus BUTT and Florian FUCHS (Pic)

    With thousands of athletes from all corner of the world, there is never a shortage of funny names at the Olympics. However, sometimes there’s just no substitute for good old fashioned serendipity. On Saturday, Germany and Canada kicked off the men’s field hockey tournament at the 2016 Summer Olympics. The Germans won by a score […]

  • French Gymnast That Snapped His Leg Was Dropped While on Stretcher (Video)

    French Gymnast That Snapped His Leg Was Dropped While on Stretcher (Video)

    On Saturday during the Rio Olympics, French gymnast Samir Ait Said suffered one of the more horrible & horrific injuries you will ever see after a failed vault attempt.    My heart sank to my stomach watching this video of French gymnast #SamirAitSaid land.. https://t.co/PXpb4nff7Mhttps://t.co/wDhtvQ5AWi — Perez (@ThePerezHilton) August 7, 2016 His horrible ordeal got that much […]

  • U.S. Olympic Swim Team Treats World to Some Carpool Karaoke (Video)

    U.S. Olympic Swim Team Treats World to Some Carpool Karaoke (Video)

    Well, everyone but the lawyers at the Late Late Show should be pretty pleased with this video. The US Swim team decided to crib James Corden’s main gimmick and pile into a car to sing some hits while making their way to Rio. They drove around the streets of Atlanta singing Bieber, Miley, and The Zac […]

  • Canadian Swimmer Gives His Dad The Finger Before Every Race

    Canadian Swimmer Gives His Dad The Finger Before Every Race

    In sports, athletes have their own ways of motivating themselves to get ready for the moment, like shooting the bird to one of their parents. Wait, what? Canadian swimmer Santo Condorelli has an interesting way of pumping himself up before each race, and that’s giving his father the finger. It started early in life when an […]

  • Meet Russia’s Lone Olympic Golfer, Maria Verchenova (Pics)

    Meet Russia’s Lone Olympic Golfer, Maria Verchenova (Pics)

    There will be a lot fewer Russians at the 2016 Summer Olympics. To date over 110 of their athletes have been banned for doping, including the entire rowing, weightlifting, and track and field teams. That works out to just over 25% of their contingent. Fortunately the list of banned Russian athletes does not include golfer […]

  • Rio Drug Dealers are Selling Cocaine in Olympic Baggies

    Rio Drug Dealers are Selling Cocaine in Olympic Baggies

    Sure, Rio may be struggling to close out construction of its facilities in the last days leading up to the Olympic games, but that doesn’t mean other enterprising individuals aren’t leveraging the Olympics in the best (and most bizarre) ways they can. Police in the area recently seized 93 small bags of cocaine meant for […]

  • Pats Safety Nate Ebner Makes the U.S. Olympic Rugby Team

    Pats Safety Nate Ebner Makes the U.S. Olympic Rugby Team

    After taking the off-season to focus on rugby, it seems that Nate Ebner’s Olympic dream is coming true. The lifelong rugby player got permission from the Patriots to take a leave from the team to focus on training for the Rio Olympics, and he’s just received word that he’s made the team. Ebner’s been a […]