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  • This Day In Sports History (April 23rd) — New York Mets

    This Day In Sports History (April 23rd) — New York Mets

    It was on this day in 1962 that the New York Mets earned their first franchise win.  After losing the first nine games of the season, the Mets would finally get their first win by beating the Pittsburgh Pirates 9-1 in a game played at Forbes Field. The 1962 New York Mets were one of […]

  • Tyler Seguin’s Used Jock Strap is For Sale on eBay

    Tyler Seguin’s Used Jock Strap is For Sale on eBay

    Auction site eBay is one of the premier places for scoring sports memorabilia online, but even the most hardcore collectors might have a tough time putting down their precious cash for this gem. It’s a “used jock strap” (with the strap cut away, leaving only the cup), used by none other than the Dallas Stars’ […]

  • 20 Dirtiest Hits in NHL History

    20 Dirtiest Hits in NHL History

    Every spring we see at least one vicious headshot in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, and this year we didn’t have to wait very long. On Saturday, during Game 2 of the Western Conference battle between the Chicago Blackhawks and St. Louis Blues, Chicago’s Brent Seabrook went out of his way to drive his shoulder straight […]

  • Artist Micah Coles Redesigns NBA Team Logos With Pokemon (Pics)

    Artist Micah Coles Redesigns NBA Team Logos With Pokemon (Pics)

    The NBA is full of colorful team names and mascots, but most of them are refugees from an earlier, pre-Pokemon era. So artist Micah Coles took it upon himself to reimagine every NBA team as being represented by a Pokemon instead. I never got into Pokemon, so I won’t comment on the appropriateness or inappropriateness […]

  • This Day In Sports History (April 22nd) — Pat Tillman

    This Day In Sports History (April 22nd) — Pat Tillman

    It was on this day in 2004 that ex-NFL player turned soldier, Pat Tillman, was killed by friendly fire in the mountains of Afghanistan.  Tillman joined the United States Army Rangers in May of 2002 in the aftermath of the September 11 attacks. Pat Tillman attended the Arizona State University, where he excelled as a […]