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  • Michael Jordan’s “Flu Game” Shoes Sell For Record Price

    Michael Jordan’s “Flu Game” Shoes Sell For Record Price

    On June 11, 1997, Michael Jordan put up 38 points, seven rebounds, five assists, three steals, and one block while battling a serious stomach virus to help the Chicago Bulls defeat the Utah Jazz in Game 5 of the NBA Finals.  Following that epic game, which has become known as “the Flu Game,” Jordan gave […]

  • Ricky Rubio Nutmegs Nicolas Batum (Video + GIF)

    Ricky Rubio Nutmegs Nicolas Batum (Video + GIF)

    When Ricky Rubio is on the floor, you literally have to expect the ball to go anywhere at any time. The guy’s vision and his passing ability are that good. Unfortunately for Portland’s Nicolas Batum, last night he was not expecting this. The red hot Blazers, winners of five straight, were in Minnesota to take […]

  • NFL Players Share Their Favorite Celebration Dancers

    NFL Players Share Their Favorite Celebration Dancers

    It seems like every week we see several NFL players performing several different touchdown celebrations.  Some are obviously better than others, but which is the best? Pepsi was wondering the same thing, so they went to the source and asked the players themselves who they think has the best touchdown celebration in the league.  You […]

  • 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 […]

  • NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook: Week 15 Round-Up

    NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook: Week 15 Round-Up

    In a week when the Green Bay Packers’ improbable comeback against the Dallas Cowboys—from down 26-3 at the half—stole the spotlight, it only makes sense that the quarterback who made it all happen, Matt Flynn, starts off this week’s edition of the NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook, brought to us via ProFootballMock (check them out […]

  • 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 […]

  • Seven-Year-Old Bengals Fan Writes Letter to Injured Punter Kevin Huber

    Seven-Year-Old Bengals Fan Writes Letter to Injured Punter Kevin Huber

    Let this be a warning to you, Terence Garvin:  Seven-year-old Nicholas Andrew Johnson is a Cincinnati Bengals and Bearcats fan, and he doesn’t appreciate the illegal hit you laid on former Bearcats and current Bengals punter Kevin Huber during Sunday night’s game. In fact, he disapproves so much that the little guy actually hopes you lose your […]