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  • 25 Gorgeous Female Athlete GIFs

    25 Gorgeous Female Athlete GIFs

    Gorgeous female athletes are awesome, and animated GIFs are awesome. Combining the two really is a no-brainer, so it’s kind of surprising we haven’t done it until now. However, as the old saying goes, better late than never. Right? Right. But that’s enough chit chat already. You don’t really need me to explain why you should […]

  • This Day In Sports History (June 6th) — Stump Merrill

    This Day In Sports History (June 6th) — Stump Merrill

    It was on this day in 1990 that Stump Merrill replaced Bucky Dent as the manager of the New York Yankees.  With the hiring, Merrill became the 31st manager in Yankees history. Merrill replaced Dent, who had the Yankees out to an 18-31 record to start the 1990 season.  Dent was hired late in the […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 6/5/2013 — Julio Teheran

    Stat Line of the Night — 6/5/2013 — Julio Teheran

    There were quite a few athletes who put forth impressive stat lines in the sports world yesterday.  Among them was Carlos Gonzalez, who hit three-home runs; Troy Tulowitzki, who went 5-for-5 with two homers; R.A. Dickey, who pitched 8.1 innings of two-hit shutout ball; and Tuukka Rask, who stopped 53 of 54 shots during a […]

  • Check Out This Rugby Fight Between Paul Gallen and Nate Myles (Video)

    Check Out This Rugby Fight Between Paul Gallen and Nate Myles (Video)

    The Queensland Maroons have dominated their annual State of Origin rugby series against the New South Wales Blues, having won each series since 2006.  But 2013 is shaping up to be an entirely different story compared to what’s unraveled in recent years. The Blues got off to a great start by winning the first match […]

  • 30 Bold Fashion Statements from the 2013 French Open

    30 Bold Fashion Statements from the 2013 French Open

    The French Open is played in Paris, which just might be the most fashionable city in the world. Thus, you would expect the players to go the extra mile with their on-court attire and try extra hard to look tres chic…and they do. Some players looked awesome, while some looked ridiculous. Either way, most made […]

  • This Day In Sports History (June 5th) — Count Fleet

    This Day In Sports History (June 5th) — Count Fleet

    It was on this day in 1943 that Johnny Longden aboard Count Fleet won the 75th running of the Belmont Stakes.  With the win, Count Fleet became just the sixth horse in history to win horse racing’s triple crown. After putting forth dominant performances during his previous three races, only two horses dared line up […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 6/4/2013 — Yasiel Puig

    Stat Line of the Night — 6/4/2013 — Yasiel Puig

    Yasiel Puig has been quite the revelation for the Los Angeles Dodgers.  Nearly one year after signing a seven-year/$42-million deal, the 22-year-old Cuban made his first start for the Dodgers on Monday, and he helped them secure the victory by doubling off the Padres’ Chris Denorfia at first with a frozen rope from deep right […]

  • 15 Most-Ejected MLB Managers of All-Time

    15 Most-Ejected MLB Managers of All-Time

    In most sports, if the coach or manger went ballistic, got up in the official’s face, and screamed at him at the top of his lungs, that person would get suspended and/or fined. Baseball, however, is different. It’s expected that managers will go apesh*t from time to time. It’s part of the game. When it […]

  • Boxer Taunts Opponent, Promptly Gets Knocked Out Cold (Video)

    Boxer Taunts Opponent, Promptly Gets Knocked Out Cold (Video)

    I’m not a boxing expert or anything, but I imagine one of the cardinal rules of the sport would have to be something like, “when you have your opponent on the ropes, don’t let up in order to taunt him.” Unfortunately, nobody ever told this to Miguel Zuniga, and he’s obviously not one of our regular […]

  • This Day In Sports History (June 4th) — Detroit Red Wings

    This Day In Sports History (June 4th) — Detroit Red Wings

    It was on this day in 2008 that the Detroit Red Wings beat the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 6 to win the Stanley Cup.  The Red Wings won the game, 3-2, to capture their 11th Stanley Cup in franchise history. The Red Wings won the Presidents trophy for having the most points during the regular […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 6/3/2013 — LeBron James

    Stat Line of the Night — 6/3/2013 — LeBron James

    Heading into Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals last night, LeBron James held the NBA record for highest average point total in game sevens among all players who have played in at least two Game 7s.  He entered the contest just ahead of Michael Jordan, and he would leave just ahead of MJ after […]

  • The 13 Greatest Game 7s in the History of the NBA Playoffs

    The 13 Greatest Game 7s in the History of the NBA Playoffs

    Last year, the Boston Celtics took the powerhouse Miami Heat to seven games in the Eastern Conference Finals. This year the Indiana Pacers have done the same. Will the outcome in 2013 be different than the outcome in 2012? Will Roy Hibbert and the Pacers oust LeBron and the defending champs? The people of the […]

  • This Day In Sports History (June 3rd) – Darryl Strawberry

    This Day In Sports History (June 3rd) – Darryl Strawberry

    It was on this day in 1980 that the New York Mets selected outfielder Darryl Strawberry with the #1 overall pick in the Major League Baseball draft.  Darryl’s older brother, Michael, was also selected in the draft, by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 31st round. Strawberry had a great start to his career, winning […]