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  • 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 […]

  • The 35 Best Sports GIFs of 2013

    The 35 Best Sports GIFs of 2013

    I hope you’re not already sick of end-of-year lists yet, because today we’ve got a good one for you: the best animated GIFs from the world of sports in 2013. Now, don’t go confusing this with a “top plays” list. A great play can make a great GIF, but not necessarily. Funny, unlikely, terrible, weird, embarrassing, or […]

  • This Day In Sports History (December 19th) — Wayne Gretzky

    This Day In Sports History (December 19th) — Wayne Gretzky

    It was on this day in 1984 that Wayne Gretzky recorded his 1000th career point.  At the age of 23, he would become the youngest player in NHL history to reach that mark. Gretzky entered the 1984-85 season with 914 points, and therefore only needed 86 points to reach 1000 for his career.  He would […]

  • Stat Line of the Night – 12/18/2013 – Kevin Love

    Stat Line of the Night – 12/18/2013 – Kevin Love

    Few teams have been able to stop the Portland Trail Blazers this season, and the same can probably be said about Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love.  Well last night, these two unstoppable forces squared off and it was the former who couldn’t slow down the latter on this occasion. Love was once again in MVP […]

  • 23 Times Tom Brady Looked Like a Complete Idiot

    23 Times Tom Brady Looked Like a Complete Idiot

    I don’t hate Tom Brady. A lot of people do, and that’s fine, but I don’t. Not even in a fun, sports-hate kind of way. I actually like watching him play, and despite the fact that I do hate Bill Belichick, I even secretly root for the Patriots to win sometimes. However, despite my respect for Brady, […]

  • This Day In Sports History (December 18th) — NFL Playoffs

    This Day In Sports History (December 18th) — NFL Playoffs

    It was on this day in 1932 that the first NFL Playoff game was played.  It took place between the Chicago Bears and the Portsmouth Spartans, and the Bears would go on to win by a score of 9-0. The NFL’s first playoff game wasn’t originally scheduled at the beginning of the season, but it […]

  • Stat Line of the Night – 12/17/2013 – Damian Lillard

    Stat Line of the Night – 12/17/2013 – Damian Lillard

    Last night’s game between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Portland Trail Blazers featured a battle between two of the NBA’s best young point guards in Kyrie Irving and Damiam Lillard.  And in the end, it was the latter who would come out on top thanks to some late heroics. After hitting the game-winning shot one […]