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  • Visa “NFL Draft Stories” Commercial Stars Michael Sam (Video)

    Visa “NFL Draft Stories” Commercial Stars Michael Sam (Video)

    As I write this, Michael Sam is waiting in the wings of the 2014 NFL Draft to see, along with the rest of the world, who the first NFL team to sign an openly gay player will be. But he’s already signed with another entity—Visa, who recently unveiled a powerful new commercial starring Sam. The […]

  • Imagining Past NFL Drafts With Walk-Up Music (Video)

    Imagining Past NFL Drafts With Walk-Up Music (Video)

    Yesterday, the NFL announced that they would allow draftees at tonight’s NFL Draft to select their own walk-up music, which will play over the speakers at the Radio City Music Hall in New York as they make their way to the stage after being selected. That has caused some to wonder what it would have been like […]

  • Evgeni Malkin Gets His Caricature Drawn on the Streets of New York (Photo)

    Evgeni Malkin Gets His Caricature Drawn on the Streets of New York (Photo)

    It looks like the Pittsburgh Penguins had themselves a fantastic time in New York this week. Not only did the team earn two important road victories over the New York Rangers, giving them a 3-1 series lead over the Broadway Blueshirts, but they also had enough energy left in the tank to take a stroll through the streets […]

  • Soccer Player Goes Into Stands to Applaud Himself After Scoring a Goal (Video)

    Soccer Player Goes Into Stands to Applaud Himself After Scoring a Goal (Video)

    Forget everything you thought you knew about Lithuanian soccer celebrations. That whole database of information…throw it out. Dzimitry Koob (pictured above) raised the bar for clever goal celebrations with an antic that took him off the field and into the stands. To applaud. Himself. For the goal he scored. No one can accuse the guy of […]

  • Sonny Gray Fools A’s Fans With ‘Ball On a String’ Trick (GIF)

    Sonny Gray Fools A’s Fans With ‘Ball On a String’ Trick (GIF)

    Sonny Gray is apparently unable to resist biting the hand that feeds him. The Oakland A’s player took to toying with the richest patrons in the building by luring young, closely-seated fans with the promise of a souvenir ball, only to shatter their dreams when they realize that Gray has the ball on a string. […]