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  • Rogue Bee Torments Kimiko Date-Krumm During U.S. Open Match (GIFs)

    Rogue Bee Torments Kimiko Date-Krumm During U.S. Open Match (GIFs)

    Life is full of hardships, and though professional athletes enjoy great money and fame, there are certain things that being rich and famous doesn’t protect you from. And one of those things is looking like an idiot when an insect no one else can see lands on you. If anything, being famous at that moment […]

  • Brittney Griner Delivers First Dunk in WNBA Playoffs History (Video)

    Brittney Griner Delivers First Dunk in WNBA Playoffs History (Video)

    Brittney Griner has made a lot of history in her relatively short professional basketball career. For starters, at 6’8″ she is the tallest woman in the WNBA and the fifth-tallest in the history of international women’s basketball. Then she came out as gay in 2013, and in 2014 she announced she is engaged to fellow […]

  • 9 Biggest NFL Players Already Out for the Season

    9 Biggest NFL Players Already Out for the Season

    Does it seem like there have been an unusually high number of season-ending injuries during the NFL preseason this year? Well, there’s a reason for that. According to one study, serious preseason injuries have been rising steadily for a decade. In 2004 there were 50 “serious” preseason injuries, while in 2012 there were 80. That’s a […]

  • Coby Fleener’s Post-Touchdown Pump Fake Fools Ref (Video)

    Coby Fleener’s Post-Touchdown Pump Fake Fools Ref (Video)

    Thanks to Saints wide receiver (okay fine, tight end) Jimmy Graham, who caused a 20-minute delay in a game last year when he broke the upright in Atlanta, the post-touchdown goal post dunk is now illegal in the NFL. And it won’t just cost a team 15 yards, either. Any player who does it will get a $10,000 […]

  • Here’s the First Sick Goal of the 2014-15 Hockey Season (Video)

    Here’s the First Sick Goal of the 2014-15 Hockey Season (Video)

    Did you know there is now a champions league of European hockey? Well there is. It’s called, cleverly enough, the Champions Hockey League. It features teams from Austria, the Czech Republic, Germany, Great Britain, Norway, France, Finland, Denmark, Switzerland, Slovakia, and Sweden. And 2014-15 is its inaugural season. So why do I bring this up? […]

  • Cameroonian Soccer Player Killed by Rock Thrown from the Stands

    Cameroonian Soccer Player Killed by Rock Thrown from the Stands

    Cameroonian soccer player Albert Ebosse died on Saturday after being hit by an object thrown by a fan. He was 24. Ebosse led Algeria’s Ligue Professionnelle 1 in scoring last season with 17 goals, leading his team, JS Kabylie, to a second place finish and a berth in the African Champions League. However, on Saturday JS […]

  • Michael Sam Mocks Johnny Manziel After Sacking Him (GIFs)

    Michael Sam Mocks Johnny Manziel After Sacking Him (GIFs)

    As you’ve probably heard by now, on Saturday night the two biggest stories of the 2014 NFL Draft had a pretty memorable encounter. College football superstar-turned-Cleveland Browns backup quarterback Johnny Manziel scrambled for a touchdown against the Rams in the third quarter and celebrated by making his signature “money” gesture. Then, in the fourth quarter, […]

  • Usain Bolt Still Is Still Really Fast, Sets Indoor 100M Record (Video)

    Usain Bolt Still Is Still Really Fast, Sets Indoor 100M Record (Video)

    It’s hard to remind ourselves that dominant Olympic athletes aren’t just frozen in carbonite for the time in between the quadrennial contest; they actually do lower profile events, and sometimes, their performances are just as compelling. Usain Bolt is one such athlete. A track star dominant in his event in a manner not seen since […]