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  • Watch Lance Stephenson Blow on Kevin Durant, Force a Turnover (Video)

    Watch Lance Stephenson Blow on Kevin Durant, Force a Turnover (Video)

    Kevin Durant‘s slip that resulted in a turnover with only 18 seconds remaining in regulation and his team trailing by one during Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals didn’t quite cost his Thunder the victory, but it didn’t help them either. You see, had Durant and the Thunder scored a basket on the play, they […]

  • The 12 Biggest Controversies in World Cup History

    The 12 Biggest Controversies in World Cup History

    The 2014 FIFA World Cup is just a few weeks away, so, quite understandably, people are started to get excited. This is, after all, the biggest sporting event on earth, and it will be filled with beautiful goals, breakout performances, dramatic upsets, and probably one or two triumphs of the human spirit. That being said, […]

  • 33 Classic Ceremonial First Pitches (GIFs)

    33 Classic Ceremonial First Pitches (GIFs)

    If it seems to you like there have been a number of noteworthy first pitches recently, you’re totally right. In the last few weeks alone we’ve seen a 101-year-old grandma, a major hip hop star, and a cat throw out the first pitch at professional baseball games. We’re basically living in the golden age of the ceremonial first […]

  • Tim Duncan Got Kicked in the Nuts by Russell Westrook (Video)

    Tim Duncan Got Kicked in the Nuts by Russell Westrook (Video)

    The San Antonio Spurs thrashed the Oklahoma City Thunder last night to take a 3-2 lead in the Western Conference Finals and move one win away from their second consecutive trip to the NBA Finals. So in the end they went home happy. However, Tim Duncan certainly wasn’t happy when Russell Westbrook kicked him in […]

  • Meet Jacob Williamson, the Most Over-the-Top Spelling Bee Kid Ever (Videos)

    Meet Jacob Williamson, the Most Over-the-Top Spelling Bee Kid Ever (Videos)

    Normally the kids you see competing in the Scripps National Spelling Bee are freakishly composed mini adults who wear sensible shoes and have 401 Ks. Jacob Williamson is not one of these kids. The 15-year-old from Cape Corporal, Florida, has absolutely no control over his emotions, and during the final round of the National Spelling Bee yesterday […]

  • Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer Buys Clippers for $2 Billion

    Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer Buys Clippers for $2 Billion

    Good news everyone. We are now one step closer to never having to write a story about Donald Sterling ever again. Late last night, his estranged wife Shelly Sterling signed an agreement to sell the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for $2,000,000,000. Yes, I could have written it $2 billion, but […]

  • Spurs’ Manu Ginobili Slaps Kevin Durant in the Face During Game 5 (GIF)

    Spurs’ Manu Ginobili Slaps Kevin Durant in the Face During Game 5 (GIF)

    While the San Antonio Spurs figuratively slapped around the Oklahoma City Thunder during Game 5 on Thursday, Manu Ginobili took a moment to literally slap Kevin Durant…right in the kisser!!! The slap from Ginobili was obviously unintentional, but that probably didn’t make Durant’s face feel any better. And the 117-89 loss and a 3-2 series deficit won’t […]

  • Donald Sterling Voted Most Hated Man in America

    Donald Sterling Voted Most Hated Man in America

    In what may very well be the most obvious news you’ve heard in a while, Donald Sterling was voted the most hated man in America. According to the study conducted by E-Poll Market Research, 92 percent of Americans hate the soon-to-be former owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, ranking him ahead of other despised individuals like Bernie […]

  • 2014 Scripps National Spelling Bee Ends in Tie

    2014 Scripps National Spelling Bee Ends in Tie

    Sports championships usually don’t end in ties.  Luckily for Sriram Hathwar of Painted Post, New York, and Ansun Sujoe of Fort Worth, Texas, the Scripps National Spelling Bee isn’t a sport. So how does the Scripps National Spelling Bee end in a draw, you ask?  Well, after Sriram, 14, and Ansun, 13, spelled 12 words correctly in a row, […]

  • Bird Narrowly Avoids Getting Blown Up By a Pitch in Padres-DBacks Game

    Bird Narrowly Avoids Getting Blown Up By a Pitch in Padres-DBacks Game

    Even though Randy Johnson made an example of one to show what happens when birds interfere with professional baseball (video available at bottom of page), it seems that these dense creatures continue to have no sense of their own mortality. In last night’s Padres-Diamondbacks game, a bird nonchalantly breezed in front of a Chase Anderson pitch, unknowingly […]