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  • 2014 Sochi Olympics: Loser Gets Bieber? Now THAT’S Motivation (Pic)

    2014 Sochi Olympics: Loser Gets Bieber? Now THAT’S Motivation (Pic)

    The American and Canadian Olympic men’s hockey teams don’t really need any extra motivation to get them pumped up for today’s semifinal showdown. This is the marquee event of the entire 2014 Winter Olympics, a rematch everyone has been waiting for since Sidney Crosby handed Team USA the silver medal in overtime four years ago […]

  • This Day In Sports History (February 21st) — Kristi Yamaguchi

    This Day In Sports History (February 21st) — Kristi Yamaguchi

    It was on this day in 1992 that Kristi Yamaguchi won an Olympic gold medal in women’s figure skating. It would be the first, and only, Olympic medal won by Yamaguchi during her figure skating career. Going into the ’92 Albertville Games, USA’s Tonya Harding and Japan’s Midori Ito held the advantage of being able […]

  • 10 Most Boring Winter Olympic Sports

    10 Most Boring Winter Olympic Sports

    I am what you might consider an Olympics junkie. Whether it’s the Summer Games or the Winter Games, if the Olympics are going on my TV hardly gets turned off. I’m a total sucker. That being said, there are some events that I simply cannot watch. It’s not that there’s anything inherently wrong with them, […]

  • 2014 Sochi Olympics: Phil Kessel Loves His Smelling Salts (GIF)

    2014 Sochi Olympics: Phil Kessel Loves His Smelling Salts (GIF)

    Phil Kessel‘s eight points in four games are the most among all players at the 2014 Sochi Olympics, while his five goals are tied for tops in the tournament with Austria’s Michael Grabner.  And more importantly, his offensive touch has helped Team USA earn a spot in tomorrow’s semi-final, where they will take on Canada. […]

  • 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 […]