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  • This Day In Sports History (July 23rd) — Floyd Landis

    This Day In Sports History (July 23rd) — Floyd Landis

    It was on this day in 2006 that the final stage for the Tour de France took place.  Floyd Landis was initially declared the winner, but after a failed drug test, he was stripped of the yellow jersey. Oscar Pereiro of Spain was named the 2006 Tour de France champion, as he finished second to […]

  • Badminton Fight! (Video)

    Badminton Fight! (Video)

    Hey, did you happen to catch the mens doubles finals of the Canada Open Badmintion Tournament on…um, I don’t know, ESPN 14 over the weekend?  No?  Well, me either. I don’t think it was actually on ESPN 14, or any other fictitious sports channel for that matter. And it’s a shame, too, because we missed […]

  • 25 Incredible Vintage Skateboard Ads

    25 Incredible Vintage Skateboard Ads

    Skateboarding has been around for quite a while now, and so too have skateboarding advertisements. As Green Label puts it, “advertising in skateboard culture is more than just a promotion tool; it is a creative calling card that created a vibe and lifestyle that spoke to youth culture around the word.” These characteristics were quite […]

  • Ultimate Warrior Featured in Intense WWE 2K14 Commercial (Video)

    Ultimate Warrior Featured in Intense WWE 2K14 Commercial (Video)

    In most instances, the objective of a commercial is to attract the attention of the viewer, and in some cases, nothing does that better than something that is loud and intense. That was probably the thought process that inspired the creation of 2K Sports’ WWE 2K14 commercial, starring the most intense wrestler that World Wrestling […]

  • Tyson Gay Tests Positive: You Think Sprinting Has a Doping Problem? (Image)

    Tyson Gay Tests Positive: You Think Sprinting Has a Doping Problem? (Image)

    Over the weekend it was reported that US sprinter Tyson Gay had pulled himself from next month’s world championships in Moscow after testing positive for a banned substance. At some point late last week, Gay was notified by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency that his May 16 out-of-competition test had come back positive.  He will have […]

  • Seven Hip-Hop Songs That’ll Be Your Motivation

    Seven Hip-Hop Songs That’ll Be Your Motivation

    Looking for something to help motivate you prior to your workout?  How about something that will help you get pumped up for your next company softball game? There’s no question that music is one of the best accelerants for energy, passion and strong will. Hip-hop is the genre that might be the best motivator. Maybe […]

  • ESPN The Magazine, “Body Issue”: Photos Unveiled

    ESPN The Magazine, “Body Issue”: Photos Unveiled

    The 2013 edition of ESPN The Magazine’s “The Body Issue” is out, which means it is about that time when we get to check out some of the world’s most popular athletes in the nude. Among those who have stripped down to nothing for this year’s issue are 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, Wizards guard John […]

  • Aussie Surfer Learns the Hard Way to Stay the Hell Away From Whales (Video)

    Aussie Surfer Learns the Hard Way to Stay the Hell Away From Whales (Video)

    Usually, when you think about all the dangers that lurk in the ocean for surfers, you’re thinking sharks. Then, after sharks, you think, maybe really big jellyfish, or possibly a deranged sea lion. You do not usually think of whales. After all, they’re mammals, we’re mammals—you’d think there would be some kind of mutual understanding […]