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  • 9 Most Pathetic Sports Franchises Right Now

    9 Most Pathetic Sports Franchises Right Now

    One of the hardest parts of being passionate about any sports team is that fortune and luck can fluctuate like the stock market, and you experience all the emotional fallout without having any control over the team that makes those emotions happen. So it might be a little cathartic to check out these nine teams, […]

  • Watch This Incredible Act of Fair Play From Werder Bremen’s Aaron Hunt (Video)

    Watch This Incredible Act of Fair Play From Werder Bremen’s Aaron Hunt (Video)

    During soccer matches, we often witness players taking dives before begging the officials to penalize the other team.  What we rarely see is a player take a dive before begging the official not to penalize the other team, but that’s exactly what unfolded during Saturday’s Bundesliga match between Nurnberg and Werder Bremen, as Bremen’s Aaron Hart […]

  • This Day In Sports History (March 10th) — Batting Helmets

    This Day In Sports History (March 10th) — Batting Helmets

    It was on this day in 1941 that the Brooklyn Dodgers announced that all of their players would start wearing batting helmets permanently in the upcoming season.  It was not long after that many other teams would adopt this safety precaution as well. General Manager Larry MacPhail was the man behind this innovation; he also […]

  • 31 Best Shaq GIFs in the History of Shaq GIFs

    31 Best Shaq GIFs in the History of Shaq GIFs

    I don’t know if Shaquille Rashaun O’Neal has ever taught me a single thing about the game of basketball in his role as “studio analyst” for NBA on TNT, and I do not care. Shaq was not hired for his insightful observations or his ability to break down a team’s dribble drive motion offense. He […]

  • Pistons Mascot Scares the Heck Out of Joakim Noah (GIF)

    Pistons Mascot Scares the Heck Out of Joakim Noah (GIF)

    On Wednesday, Joakim Noah recorded his second triple-double in three games (10 points, 11 rebounds, 11 assists) to help his Bulls beat the Detroit Pistons at The Palace by a score of 105-94.  It was a tough home loss for a Detroit team that currently sits in ninth place in the Eastern Conference, just three […]

  • College Volleyball Player Takes Spike to the Face (Video + GIF)

    College Volleyball Player Takes Spike to the Face (Video + GIF)

    I’ve always thought volleyball was kind of an underrated sport. Or at least the indoor variety. I mean, what’s not to like? It’s extremely fast-paced and requires serious athleticism. Plus, every once in a while you get to see somebody get spiked in the face. Today that somebody is a setter for the Hannibal Lagrange […]