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  • Slimmer, Juice-Free Barry Bonds Shows Up to Giants Spring Training

    Slimmer, Juice-Free Barry Bonds Shows Up to Giants Spring Training

    The final contract that MLB home run king (with an asterisk) Barry Bonds signed with the San Francisco Giants included a 10-year “services” deal, meaning the guy would have to earn some of his millions by serving as a spring training instructor after his playing days were done. Well, now his playing days are done, and […]

  • Kate Upton and Sports Illustrated Sue Over Fake Nude Pics

    Kate Upton and Sports Illustrated Sue Over Fake Nude Pics

    If you were thinking about maybe photoshopping a few fake nudes of Kate Upton and putting them on the interwebs, claiming they are outtakes from a Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue shoot, you should probably know that neither she nor the folks at Sports Illustrated are okay with that. So you might get sued. That’s what […]

  • This Day In Sports History (March 11th) — NFL Adopts Instant Replay

    This Day In Sports History (March 11th) — NFL Adopts Instant Replay

    It was on this day in 1986 that the National Football League announced it would use instant replay for the upcoming season. In 1986, the technology was nowhere near what it is today, which made instant replay unpopular with players, coaches and the fans.  As a result, in 1992 the NFL decided to abandon its […]

  • 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 […]