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  • Stat Line of the Night — 11/21/2013 — Jonathan Toews

    Stat Line of the Night — 11/21/2013 — Jonathan Toews

    The Chicago Blackhawks may have been playing on the road against the Winnipeg Jets last night, but for Jonathan Toews it must have felt at least somewhat like a home game.  You see, Toews was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and if his performance is any indication, I’d say he had a little extra motivation for […]

  • 29 GIFs of Ridiculously Terrible Basketball Shots

    29 GIFs of Ridiculously Terrible Basketball Shots

    When it’s played well, basketball is graceful and beautiful and a joy to watch. And of course, when it is played poorly, it is downright ugly. Fortunately, the absurd is funny, and ugly things can sometimes be just as amusing as beautiful things—especially when you group all those ridiculous ugly things together in one place. […]

  • This Day In Sports History (November 21st) — Pete Rose

    This Day In Sports History (November 21st) — Pete Rose

    It was on this day in 1973 that Pete Rose was awarded the NL MVP.  It was the only regular season MVP award he would earn during his Major League career. Rose enjoyed one of the best seasons of his career in 1973, recording 230 hits and a .338 batting average (both league-highs) in 160 […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 11/20/2013 — Monta Ellis

    Stat Line of the Night — 11/20/2013 — Monta Ellis

    Last night, during a Texas-sized battle between the Houston Rockets and the Dallas Mavericks, there were plenty of impressive lines filling the stat sheet.  Two of those lines belonged to Dwight Howard (33 pts, 11 reb) and Dirk Nowitzki (35 pts, 7 reb, 4 ast), but neither of them would earn “Stat Line of the […]

  • Every NFL Team’s Biggest Celebrity Fan

    Every NFL Team’s Biggest Celebrity Fan

    The NFL, as everyone knows, is the biggest pro sports league in the world. Sure, no one outside North America really knows anything about it, but 20 of the 30 most valuable sports franchises in the world are NFL teams, and all 32 teams are in the top 50. Even the Jaguars. So in economic […]

  • This Day In Sports History (November 20th) — Walter Payton

    This Day In Sports History (November 20th) — Walter Payton

    It was on this day in 1977 that Walter Payton rushed for 275 yards during a game against the Minnesota Vikings.  That stunning performance on the ground would set the NFL record for most rushing yards in a single game. The previous NFL record for most rushing yards in a game was held by Bills […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 11/19/2013 — Max Pacioretty

    Stat Line of the Night — 11/19/2013 — Max Pacioretty

    After losing to the Minnesota Wild earlier in the month, the Montreal Canadiens were looking for redemption when the two teams squared off again last night at the Bell Centre.  And the redemption they were looking for would be had, thanks in large part to a scoring outburst from Habs forward Max Pacioretty. Pacioretty entered […]

  • Weightlifter Drops 545 Pounds On His Chest, Doesn’t Die (Video)

    Weightlifter Drops 545 Pounds On His Chest, Doesn’t Die (Video)

    Can you even fathom bench pressing 545 pounds? Do you think you even have any idea what 545 pounds feels like? Because I sure as hell don’t. The guy you’re about to see in this video does, though. And he also knows exactly what it feels like when you drop 545 pounds on your chest—and walk away […]

  • 14 Awesome NHL Player of the Game Trophies

    14 Awesome NHL Player of the Game Trophies

    You may not have realized it if you don’t follow the NHL that closely (or if your team is no fun), but there’s a really awesome trend sweeping the league these days: player of the game trophies. I’m not talking about official awards handed out by media or the league. I’m talking about handmade and/or found items […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 11/18/2013 — Cam Newton

    Stat Line of the Night — 11/18/2013 — Cam Newton

    Many have questioned the Carolina Panthers’ ability to beat the league’s top teams during their current winning streak, but after beating the San Francisco 49ers in week 10, they had a chance to earn another eye-opening victory against the 7-2 New England Patriots on Monday Night Football in week 11. That victory would come thanks […]