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  • Mike Napoli Mangles His Finger on Head-First Slide into Second (GIF + Pic)

    Mike Napoli Mangles His Finger on Head-First Slide into Second (GIF + Pic)

    Last week, Los Angeles Angels superstar Josh Hamilton taught us all a very important lesson about sliding into a base head-first, and that lesson was don’t do it. Hamilton tore a ligament in his left thumb while sliding head-first, and now the Halos will be without their $17 million left fielder for 4-6 weeks. Unfortunately […]

  • The 9 Longest Active Stanley Cup Droughts

    The 9 Longest Active Stanley Cup Droughts

    Tonight the NHL playoffs begin, and sixteen hockey teams will begin the quest for the game’s ultimate prize. Who will survive the most grueling championship tournament in profession sports and hoist the Stanley Cup two months from now? That’s hard to say. The last six teams to win hockey’s Holy Grail are all in the […]

  • These Joakim Noah Animations Are All Kinds of Amazing (GIFs)

    These Joakim Noah Animations Are All Kinds of Amazing (GIFs)

    Normally when I do a post like this, I try to introduce the video or GIF by saying something about the subject matter. The idea is to provide some sort of context so the video or GIF seems relevant to current events. In this case, however, there really is nothing to say to set up […]

  • Phoenix Suns Help Soldier Surprise His Son (Video)

    Phoenix Suns Help Soldier Surprise His Son (Video)

    You know who loves a good surprise military homecoming? Everybody. That’s why professional sports teams help arrange them so often. If a team’s only goal was to do something nice for a military family that makes a sacrifice for their country, they would just arrange the reunions at home, or maybe at the airport. But […]

  • This Day In Sports History (April 16th) — Chicago Bulls

    This Day In Sports History (April 16th) — Chicago Bulls

    It was on this day in 1996 that the Chicago Bulls set an NBA record with their 70th win of the season.  The Bulls broke the record previously held by the 1971-72 Los Angeles Lakers, who went 69-13.  As for Chicago, they finished the season with a 72-10 record. Including the playoffs, the Bulls won […]