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  • Lionel Messi Stood Up Fans Who Paid $2500 Just to Meet Him (Video)

    Lionel Messi Stood Up Fans Who Paid $2500 Just to Meet Him (Video)

    When Lionel Messi announced that he’d be spending a good part of the soccer offseason touring America with some of his international soccer pals in order to raise money for charity, that sounded like a brilliant PR move. They could sell regular tickets to people who just wanted to sit in the stands, and they […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 7/11/2013 — Freddie Freeman

    Stat Line of the Night — 7/11/2013 — Freddie Freeman

    Yesterday night, Freddie Freeman learned that Braves fans had helped him earn enough votes to secure the final spot on the National League All-Star team, and he decided to repay them by using his bat to guide their team, and his, to a victory over the Cincinnati Reds. The All-Star first baseman started things off […]

  • 9 College Basketball Coaches Who Failed in the NBA

    9 College Basketball Coaches Who Failed in the NBA

    Last week, the Boston Celtics continued their major offseason overhaul by making the bold decision to hire Butler coach Brad Stevens to replace Doc Rivers. Now, Brad Stevens was quite possibly the most highly regarded coach in the NCAA, and no one doubts his acumen with the Xs and Os. However, there are stark contrasts […]

  • Little Dutch Kid Leads PSV Eindhoven Chants Like a Boss (Video)

    Little Dutch Kid Leads PSV Eindhoven Chants Like a Boss (Video)

    When I was a kid, my friends and I would always try to start chants at baseball games, and we were never successful. One time we almost started the wave, but that’s about it. The reason for our failures? We were kids, and thus, we simply were not loud enough or drunk enough to inspire […]

  • Fan Takes Anthony Rendon’s Homer Off the Face (Video)

    Fan Takes Anthony Rendon’s Homer Off the Face (Video)

    Every time I attend a Major League Baseball game, I can’t help but wonder how we don’t see more fans suffer injuries, or even die, from balls flying into the stands.  After all, if a professional like Twins left fielder Oswaldo Arcia can be the victim of a ball-to-the-face on a lazy fly ball, you’d […]

  • Streetballer Puts on Spider-Man Suit and Shows Off His Skills (Video)

    Streetballer Puts on Spider-Man Suit and Shows Off His Skills (Video)

    Back in May, while filming scenes from The Amazing Spider-Man 2 in Manhattan, Andrew Garfield decided to kill some time on the set by shooting hoops with some kids on a basketball court in Chinatown—while still wearing his Spidey suit. It made for quite the memorable scene. Well, apparently a street baller who goes by […]

  • This Day In Sports History (July 11th) — España ’82

    This Day In Sports History (July 11th) — España ’82

    It was on this day in 1982 that the World Cup of Soccer finals were played at the Estadio Santiago Bernabéu in Madrid, Spain.  Italy would go on to claim their third World Cup title with a 3-1 victory over West Germany. Italy finished the round robin stage with three draws, tying them with Cameroon […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 7/10/2013 — Francisco Liriano

    Stat Line of the Night — 7/10/2013 — Francisco Liriano

    Despite owning the second-best record in the National League (53-36) heading into last night’s contest against the Oakland Athletics, the Pittsburgh Pirates still somehow ranked just 26th out of 30 MLB teams in runs scored.  So, what gives?  How can a team be so successful with such an inept offense? The Answer to that question […]

  • Ian Desmond Shaved His Beard Between At Bats Last Night (Video)

    Ian Desmond Shaved His Beard Between At Bats Last Night (Video)

    With a .278 ERA, 15 home runs and 49 RBIs on the season, Ian Desmond has earned himself a spot on the ballot for the final roster position on the National League All-Star team; however, things haven’t been going well for the Nats’ shortstop as of late, as he was without a hit in two […]