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  • Meet Abuelo Memo, the Uncle Drew of Soccer (Video)

    Meet Abuelo Memo, the Uncle Drew of Soccer (Video)

    If you’re not familiar with Uncle Drew, he’s a fictional old man played by the Cleveland Cavaliers’ Kyrie Irving who goes around schooling unsuspecting streetball whippersnappers in Pepsi MAX commercials. The commercials are supposed to make you think said streetball whippersnappers are totally shocked that this old man has game, but they’re obviously staged—which does not […]

  • Lovable Baseball Lifer Don Zimmer Passes Away at 83

    Lovable Baseball Lifer Don Zimmer Passes Away at 83

    You won’t find many people around Major League Baseball as universally liked and respected as Don Zimmer. There are tons of better players and many better managers, but few better people. Sadly, after gracing the game of baseball with his presence for 66 years, Zimmer passed away yesterday, June 4, at the age of 83. […]

  • NHL Logos Get “The Simpsons” Makeover (Gallery)

    NHL Logos Get “The Simpsons” Makeover (Gallery)

      Redesigning logos for sports teams is all the rage right now, but I’ll bet no one ever imagined it would result in the logos of several NHL teams getting a Simpson-themed makeover. But here we are, telling you about a bunch of NHL team logos that have been redesigned by Instagram user ak47_studios with a strong […]

  • NFL to Ditch Roman Numerals for Super Bowl 50

    NFL to Ditch Roman Numerals for Super Bowl 50

    Apparently, the NFL is not a fan of the letter “L,” unless it is preceded by the letters “N” and “F.” That’s one possible explanation for the league’s decision to drop roman numerals for Super Bowl 50 in 2016—which would have been Super Bowl L, had they stuck with the roman numerals. The league has been […]

  • Big Apple vs. Hollywood: A Complete History of New York-Los Angeles Championship Battles

    Big Apple vs. Hollywood: A Complete History of New York-Los Angeles Championship Battles

    Officially, the folks who run North America’s major professional sports leagues just want good championship series between deserving teams. However, everybody knows they’ll get better TV ratings and more advertising revenue if championships series feature the big market teams. So everybody also knows that, regardless of sport, a New York-L.A. matchup is pretty much the holy grail […]