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  • Wild’s Cal Clutterbuck Punches A Referee (Video)

    Wild’s Cal Clutterbuck Punches A Referee (Video)

    One week ago I said that soccer, not hockey, may be the toughest sport to officiate.  After watching NHL linesman Darren Gibbs take a punch to the face from Cal Clutterbuck, I think I’d like to retract that statement. The incident occurred during a fight between the Wild’s Clutterbuck and the Vancouver Canucks’ Maxim Lapierre.  […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 11/3/11 — Pekka Rinne

    Stat Line Of The Night — 11/3/11 — Pekka Rinne

    To say that Pekke Rinne had quite the day yesterday would be an understatement.  In addition to celebrating his 29th birthday, the Predators goaltender signed the biggest contract extension in team history when he was inked to a seven-year extension worth $49-million.  And to top it all off, later that night he stopped all 35 […]

  • Sabres’ Patrick Kaleta Headbutts Flyers’ Jakub Voracek (Video)

    Sabres’ Patrick Kaleta Headbutts Flyers’ Jakub Voracek (Video)

    Hockey players wear helmets for protection, but Patrick Kaleta of the Buffalo Sabres has a knack for using his as a weapon. He has done it in the past, headbutting members of the opposition on two separate occasions last season.  He was at it once again last night, as he drove his head into the […]

  • Taiwanese Animation Explains The Sale Of The Dodgers (Video)

    Taiwanese Animation Explains The Sale Of The Dodgers (Video)

    I was well aware of the fact that Frank McCourt’s divorce settlement and the sale of the Los Angeles Dodgers was turning into quite the messy situation, but I had no idea it involved anal probes for $130-million checks, hand amputations by MLB Commissioner Bud Selig and Dodger players prostituting themselves on the streets of […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Brown vs. Mills — 11/2/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Brown vs. Mills — 11/2/11

    Mike Brown of the Toronto Maple Leafs has been keeping his fists awfully busy thus far this season.  He entered last night’s contest against the New Jersey Devils with three fights on the season, and one “Frozen Fisticuffs Fight of the Night” appearance, and he added another to his total after dropping the gloves with […]

  • Tony Beltran’s Head Saved Real Salt Lake’s Season (Video)

    Tony Beltran’s Head Saved Real Salt Lake’s Season (Video)

    Real Salt Lake entered the second leg of their Western Conference semi-final against the Seattle Sounders with a 3-0 aggregate lead, but they decided to make things interesting by spotting the Sounders a 2-0 lead in the opening 61 minutes of yesterday’s match at CenturyLink Field.  Their generosity almost came back to haunt them, as […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Too Soon?

    Picture Of The Day: Too Soon?

    Talk about confidence!  Midland, Texas resident Chris Brown certainly seems to have a lot of it when it comes to his Houston Texans. Super Bowl XLVI in Indianapolis may still be three months away, but that didn’t stop Chris from celebrating his Texans’ championship a little early, as he headed out to the local tattoo […]

  • Nani Take A Flying Boot To The Face In Fifa 12 (Video)

    Nani Take A Flying Boot To The Face In Fifa 12 (Video)

    Here’s something Manchester City fans and sports violence aficionados everywhere will enjoy.  It’s a clip of Nani taking a flying boot to the face. Watch as Nani catches the business end of some City cleats right in the kisser. Fortunately for Manchester United fans (not to mention Nani), this footage comes from the video game […]

  • 9 Most Significant Strikes And Lockouts In Pro Sports History

    9 Most Significant Strikes And Lockouts In Pro Sports History

    With the current NBA lockout threatening to ruin the entire 2011-12 basketball season, we thought it might be a good time to provide a little historical perspective so you can more accurately determine the severity of the situation. Thus, today we bring you a list of the 9 most significant work stoppages in the history […]

  • Was There A UFO On Sunday Night Football? (Video)

    Was There A UFO On Sunday Night Football? (Video)

    During the New Orleans Saints’ Sunday night beatdown against the Indianapolis Colts on October 23rd, Drew Brees touchdown passes weren’t the only thing soaring through the air in Louisiana.  NBC cameras caught something else flying around the Saint Louis Cathedral near the Superdome, and it certainly wasn’t a bird or a plane. A UFO, perhaps?  […]

  • Martin Brodeur Makes The Save Of The Year On Phil Kessel (Video)

    Martin Brodeur Makes The Save Of The Year On Phil Kessel (Video)

    Six minutes into the third period of last night’s game between the New Jersey Devils and the Toronto Maple Leafs, Devils’ goaltender Martin Brodeur made a stick save on Phil Kessel that is bound to land the 39-year-old on highlight packages around North America. Unfortunately for Marty, that save won’t be his only moment on […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 11/2/11 — Joffrey Lupul

    Stat Line Of The Night — 11/2/11 — Joffrey Lupul

    Joffrey Lupul has struggled to find consistency during his last two seasons in the NHL, but a change of scenery and playing on a line with Phil Kessel may have been exactly what he needed in order to turn things around.  The Toronto Maple Leafs’ right winger entered last night’s game against the New Jersey […]