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  • This Day In Sports History (February 20th) — Billy Smith

    This Day In Sports History (February 20th) — Billy Smith

    It was on this day in 1993 that the New York Islanders retired goaltender Billy Smith’s number 31.  In doing so, Smith became one of six former Islanders players to have his number retired by the organization. Billy Smith was originally drafted by the Los Angeles Kings, but in 1972 he was selected by the […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 2/19/2014 — Kevin Love

    Stat Line of the Night — 2/19/2014 — Kevin Love

    Rumors of Kevin Love‘s “inevitable” move to the Los Angeles Lakers continue to swirl around the NBA rumor mill.  But until that move happens, he still a part of the Minnesota Timberwolves, and last night the all-star forward was helping them earn a victory against the Indiana Pacers. Love torched the NBA’s best defensive team […]

  • Jimmy Kimmel Proves All Sports Look Gay in Slow Motion (Video)

    Jimmy Kimmel Proves All Sports Look Gay in Slow Motion (Video)

    Last week a couple of American lugers at the 2014 Winter Olympics took umbrage at a Canadian anti-discrimination commercial that basically called doubles luge gay. Was the commercial funny? Definitely. However, it was also a bit silly, and one of the athletes in question theorized that any sport looks gay if you watch certain parts of it […]

  • 17 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Models Who Dated Athletes

    17 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Models Who Dated Athletes

    Everyone knows the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue has nothing to do with sports, and most of us are fine with that. I mean, you could try to make a connection by pointing out that the women are wearing swimming suits, and swimming is a sport, so really this is a magazine devoted to sports uniforms. But why bother? Do […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 2/18/2014 — LeBron James

    Stat Line of the Night — 2/18/2014 — LeBron James

    Earlier in the week, LeBron James voiced his displeasure with the lack of days off during the All-Star break, but he didn’t seem to be all that tired during his team’s first game back from the break last night. Taking on the Dallas Mavericks in a repeat of the 2011 NBA Finals, LeBron showed everyone […]

  • 9 Biggest Upsets in Olympic Hockey History

    9 Biggest Upsets in Olympic Hockey History

    There are a number of thrilling events at the Winter Olympics. However, with all due respect to downhill skiing, snowboard cross, and short track speed skating, it’s pretty clear that the most exciting event of all is ice hockey. So what is it about hockey? Well it’s not just the fast pace, the skill, the rivalries, […]

  • 2014 Sochi Olympics: Brazilian Bobsled Involved in Scary Crash (GIF)

    2014 Sochi Olympics: Brazilian Bobsled Involved in Scary Crash (GIF)

    The bobsled track at the 2014 Olympics Games in Sochi has proven to be awfully tricky for most of the athletes competing on it throughout the course of the past week.  That has especially been the case for the less-refined bobsled teams taking part in the Winter Olympics, like Brazil’s two-women bobsled team, who were involved […]