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  • This Day In Sports History (April 21st) – NFL Draft

    This Day In Sports History (April 21st) – NFL Draft

    It was on this day in 2001 that the first day of the NFL draft was held at Madison Square Garden in New York.  The draft is most remembered for the trade that took place between the Atlanta Falcons and the San Diego Chargers. The Falcons traded their first round pick (5th overall), along with […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 4/20/11 — Marcus Johansson

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 4/20/11 — Marcus Johansson

    For a moment it seemed like Déjà Vu all over again.  The Washington Capitals qualified for the playoffs as the top team in the Eastern Conference, but after taking a 2-0 series lead, they were only 20 minutes away from allowing the New York Rangers to get right back in the series with a Game […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Which Way To The Golf Course?

    Picture Of The Day: Which Way To The Golf Course?

    It appears as though this guy had himself a ten o’clock tee time, but at some point during his journey from his house to the golf course, he got lost inside the local Walmart. While he’s there, perhaps he should consider making a stop in the men’s department for a wardrobe makeover.  Not even John […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 4/19/11 — Dave Bolland

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 4/19/11 — Dave Bolland

    Facing a must-win situation, the Chicago Blackhawks welcomed Dave Bolland back to their line-up for the first time since he sustained a concussion six weeks ago.  His return would prove to be a triumphant one, as his incredible effort helped keep the Hawks’ season alive. Bolland made his mark on a series against the Canucks […]

  • Picture Of The Day: An Unpleasant Stain

    Picture Of The Day: An Unpleasant Stain

    The last time I did a post on roller derby, I had the entire roller derby community coming after me.  In an effort to avoid having that happen this time around, I will not comment on the fact that I believe roller derby is just as fake as wrestling, nor will I question the validity […]

  • Fan Joins In During Canada vs. Russia Hockey Brawl (Video)

    Fan Joins In During Canada vs. Russia Hockey Brawl (Video)

    The rivalry between Canada and Russia on the ice appears to be so intense that even the fans can’t keep themselves from getting involved. During a minor league game between teams from the two countries, tempers began to flare, causing players from both teams to exchange shoves, punches and headlocks, much like you would expect […]

  • 9 Greatest ‘Barns’ To Watch An NHL Playoff Game

    9 Greatest ‘Barns’ To Watch An NHL Playoff Game

    The season is upon us. The Stanley Cup Playoffs are back. But not all playoff environments are created equal. Their exists an upper echelon that combines the proper elements of technology, history, passionate fans, and pure beauty to create an environment that surpasses most every other hockey venue. So if you are lucky enough to […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 4/18/11 — David Price

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 4/18/11 — David Price

    The Tampa Bay Rays struggled out of the gate this season, losing their first six games and eight of their first nine, but they have since turned things around, and entered yesterday’s game against the Chicago White Sox with a 6-9 record.  David Price’s season can be described in a much similar manner – seven […]

  • Punching Bag Game 2, Asian Males 0 (Video)

    Punching Bag Game 2, Asian Males 0 (Video)

    According to stereotypes, aren’t all Asians supposed to be precision-punching martial artists? Yes, there are those Asian males that do pack quite the punch, like Bruce Lee, Jackie Chan and Kazushi Sakuraba.  And then there are these two young males, who decided to test their might on this punching bag game.  Let’s just say they […]

  • Great Rugby Try Is Followed By Even Greater Celebration (Video)

    Great Rugby Try Is Followed By Even Greater Celebration (Video)

    The commentator of this Australian Rugby Union match between the Reds and the Bulls predicted that “lovers of YouTube will love the post-try” celebration from the Reds’ Digby Ioane.  They were right! Following a brilliant 80 meter run down the pitch, Ioane was able to pounce on the loose ball for the try, and he […]

  • Picture Of The Day: The Name Says It All

    Picture Of The Day: The Name Says It All

    The name of this chess computer pretty much tells you what you can expect to get for the next ten years after purchasing such an item: NO-VAG! If the well-known stereotypes regarding chess players are true, the makers of the NOVAG chess computer should not have any problems dealing with claims of false advertisement in […]

  • Check Out This Matrix Referee (Video)

    Check Out This Matrix Referee (Video)

    In the sport of wrestling, it appears as though the wrestlers aren’t the only ones who can put their incredible athleticism on display.  As indicated by the video below, the referees can do the same when given the opportunity, as was the case during this match, when the official in the black suit was required […]

  • PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker, and Absolute Poker Indicted For Fraud

    PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker, and Absolute Poker Indicted For Fraud

    Three of the biggest online poker companies have been indicted for fraud and money laundering.  According to reports released on Friday, the United States Attorney has made public the indictment of eleven individuals, including the founders of PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker, and Absolute Poker. The 52-page indictment claims that the offshore companies used “fraudulent methods” […]