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  • 9 Awesome Videos of Animals Playing Sports

    9 Awesome Videos of Animals Playing Sports

    I’ll be the first one to admit that this daily piece is culturally biased. For almost a year now, I have been focusing almost exclusively on human athletes. Well, that stops now. I have overlooked a large segment of the sporting population, and with today’s piece, I would like to move the spotlight to some […]

  • Dunk FAIL! Spinal Cord Injury? (Video)

    Dunk FAIL! Spinal Cord Injury? (Video)

    Perhaps one day this kid will be able to soar through the air and dunk over a car like Blake Griffin, assuming that he didn’t sustain a serious spinal cord injury during this dunk attempt. When will these young kids learn that jumping off a friend’s back while attempting to throw down a basketball never […]

  • The Most Insane Base Jump Ever! (Video)

    The Most Insane Base Jump Ever! (Video)

    Those who play sports such as hockey, basketball and football will tell you that theirs is a game of inches.  That much is true, as an inch can often mean the difference between winning and losing. Base jumping can also be defined as a game of inches, although, in their case an inch can often […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 3/28/11 — Teemu Selanne

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 3/28/11 — Teemu Selanne

    If you take a trip to the National Hockey League’s official website, you will notice that they are currently holding a ballot which asks fans to vote for the player they feel is most worthy of the Mark Messier NHL Leadership Award.  The voting takes place in a bracket-style tournament where players go head-to-head with […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Thorburn vs. Smith — 3/27/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Thorburn vs. Smith — 3/27/11

    Neither the Atlanta Thrashers, nor the Ottawa Senators will be receiving an invitation to this year’s NHL playoffs, but that doesn’t mean they have packed it in for the season just yet.  Proof of that can be seen in the fight between Chris Thorburn and Zack Smith during yesterday’s game. With players from both teams […]

  • Skier Gets Swept Away By Avalanche, Records Entire Incident (Video)

    Skier Gets Swept Away By Avalanche, Records Entire Incident (Video)

    Chris Bilbao of Portland, Oregon recently took a trip to British Columbia to test the ski hills.  He almost didn’t return. While zig-zagging his way down a mountain with a video camera attached to his chest, Chris had his feet swept out from under him by an oncoming avalanche.  With the snow quickly piling onto […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Chris Pronger Is Winning

    Picture Of The Day: Chris Pronger Is Winning

    If the shirt being worn by Chris Pronger in this image (via Charlie Sheen’s facebook page) is true, the Philadelphia Flyers can’t wait to get the 36-year-old defenseman back in their line-up.  After all, it appears as though he has been doing a lot of winning, despite sitting out the past two weeks following surgery […]

  • 9 Worst TV/Movie Appearances By Athletes

    9 Worst TV/Movie Appearances By Athletes

    There are many, many, many horrible athlete cameos, stemming from the 1980’s, when athletes would show up on very special episodes to tell little kids not to smoke pot or start gambling. Which is ironic, because so many pro athletes love to smoke pot and gamble. Well, they also like to act, which isn’t always […]

  • Check Out This Punch To The Face During A Kids Soccer Match (Video)

    Check Out This Punch To The Face During A Kids Soccer Match (Video)

    It appears as though the parents of this kid on the red team have their child in the wrong sport.  If their little boy wants to chase down members of the opposition and throw blind-sided punches to their face, perhaps he should be playing hockey, rather than soccer. J.J. must have been so happy, running […]

  • The Phillies Hooters Ball Girls Are Back, And Looking Fantastic (Video)

    The Phillies Hooters Ball Girls Are Back, And Looking Fantastic (Video)

    Last year we were introduced to the Philadelphia Phillies’ interesting use of Hooters girls during their spring training games in order to help increase ticket sales.  That plan must have worked out well, as they gave yet another lovely lady the day off from delivering chicken wings to drunken men so that she could try […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 3/27/11 — Jamie Skeen

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 3/27/11 — Jamie Skeen

    When the NCAA Tournament selection committee announced that the Virginia Commonwealth Rams would be taking part in the Big Dance this year, many college basketball experts were up in arms over the decision.  “How could they make it over teams like Virginia Tech and Colordao” Dick Vitale asked?  He likely isn’t asking that question anymore […]

  • Look Out Below! (GIF)

    Look Out Below! (GIF)

    Some fans will do just about anything to meet their favorite sports star, including jumping from the stands into the players tunnel several feet below.  This woman was likely arrested shortly after “dropping in” on the action, but at least she was kind enough to avoid landing on any of the Argentine players.