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  • Shaun White Captures Double Cork 1440 With GoPro (Video)

    Shaun White Captures Double Cork 1440 With GoPro (Video)

    Pro snowboarder Shaun White recently put the “pro” in GoPro, showing off in a new video released by GoPro (who just so happen to be sponsors of White) as he demonstrates his skills on a custom-built half-pipe in Perisher, Australia. During the video—which shows Shaun White in action from a variety of angles, not just […]

  • This Day In Sports History (December 27th) – Barry Zito

    This Day In Sports History (December 27th) – Barry Zito

    It was on this day in 2006 that the San Francisco Giants signed free agent starting pitcher Barry Zito to a seven-year deal worth $126 million.  Zito’s contract made him the highest paid pitcher in Major League history at the time of the signing. Barry Zito had a terrific season in 2002 when he had […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 12/26/2013 — Danny Green

    Stat Line of the Night — 12/26/2013 — Danny Green

    Every NBA player has those days when they simply can’t miss.  Danny Green of the San Antonio Spurs is no exception. Taking on the Dallas Mavericks at the American Airlines Center, Green was perfect.  He made all seven of his field-goal attempts, including five from three-point land, and he also went 3-for-3 from the free-throw […]

  • Skier Captures Horrifying Avalanche on GoPro (Video)

    Skier Captures Horrifying Avalanche on GoPro (Video)

    Two Colorado skiers were recently at the East Vail Chutes backwoods, when the worst came close to happening. It was an avalanche, and luckily for the skier who got caught in it, his friend was there to find him and dig him out of the more than neck-deep snow he ended up buried under. And […]

  • The Russians Have Mastered Twerking (Video)

    The Russians Have Mastered Twerking (Video)

    In the 1964 Cold War comedy Dr. Strangelove, George C. Scott’s General Buck Turgidson continually advises the president of the United States against allowing the Russians to catch up or exceed the US in a variety of fields. After seeing this video of a Russian woman twerking, I’m confident that if General Turgidson were alive […]

  • Pro Mountain Biker Jumps Across Canyon, Captures It Via GoPro (Video)

    Pro Mountain Biker Jumps Across Canyon, Captures It Via GoPro (Video)

    The last GoPro video I wrote about was a horrifying near-tragedy, so it’s nice to see a much more triumphant one come around the bend in time for Christmas. The photographer/mountain biker/superhero in the video is Brendan Fairclough, who captured his awesome ride through a canyon at the Red Bull Rampage 2013 and uploaded it to […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 12/23/2013 — Tyreke Evans

    Stat Line of the Night — 12/23/2013 — Tyreke Evans

    Tyreke Evans spent the first three years of his NBA career in Sacramento, but after departing for New Orleans during the off-season, he made his return to the place he used to call home when the Kings hosted the Pelicans at Sleep Train Arena last night. And what a return it was for Evans. Coming […]

  • 12 Athletes Who Made Pretty Disturbing Santas

    12 Athletes Who Made Pretty Disturbing Santas

    Around this time of year, you can’t go to a sporting event without seeing at least one person dressed up as good old Santa Clause, whether it’s just some random fan in the crowd or someone the team has hired to make the fans merry. However, you rarely see the actual athletes dressed as Santa. […]

  • This Day In Sports History (December 23rd) — Immaculate Reception

    This Day In Sports History (December 23rd) — Immaculate Reception

    It was on this day in 1972 that the Pittsburgh Steelers and Oakland Raiders played in the AFC Divisional playoff game at Three Rivers Stadium in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  The game is most remembered for the “Immaculate Reception” made by Steelers running back Franco Harris. The play occurred when the Steelers faced a fourth-and-10 from their […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 12/22/2013 — Peyton Manning

    Stat Line of the Night — 12/22/2013 — Peyton Manning

    Peyton Manning‘s numbers against the Houston Texans were pretty impressive, as he passed for 400 yards and four touchdowns.  But this “Stat Line of the Night” is about more than just what Manning did this past Sunday.  It’s about what Manning has done throughout the entire 2013 NFL season, and all that he’s done is […]

  • Wrestler Watercolor Paintings by Patrick Krzyzanowski

    Wrestler Watercolor Paintings by Patrick Krzyzanowski

    Are you a fan of the fine arts who also enjoys a bit of WWE on the side?  If so, you’ll be happy to hear that Patrick Krzyzanowski has created a series of watercolor paintings depicting some of the WWE’s most popular stars, past and present, engaging in acts that are even wilder than what you’d […]

  • The 13 Best Feel-Good Sports Stories of 2013

    The 13 Best Feel-Good Sports Stories of 2013

    There were a lot of really depressing stories from the world of sports this year. Famous athletes were exposed as cheaters, racists, and even murderers. And at times, it seemed like we couldn’t go more than a couple of days without doing a story about something tragic or disheartening However, for nearly every negative story, […]

  • This Day In Sports History (December 20th) — Hideo Nomo

    This Day In Sports History (December 20th) — Hideo Nomo

    It was on this day in 2001 that starting pitcher Hideo Nomo signed a contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers.  The signing meant a return to the organization where Nomo’s Major League career began nearly seven years earlier. Hideo Nomo’s Major League career got off to a great start, as he had a very solid […]

  • Stat Line of the Night – 12/19/2013 – Claude Giroux

    Stat Line of the Night – 12/19/2013 – Claude Giroux

    After getting out to a slow start this season, it appears as though Claude Giroux has finally found his form. The Philadelphia Flyers’ star forward was riding a four-game point streak heading into last night’s contest against the Columbus Blue Jackets, and he extended that streak to five games by recording two goals and two […]