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  • Here’s a List of the Sponsors That Are Bailing on Donald Sterling and the Clippers

    Here’s a List of the Sponsors That Are Bailing on Donald Sterling and the Clippers

    As quickly as the public and NBA fans reacted to Donald Sterling‘s racially charged comments, it only took the business world one working day to react with their checkbooks. Unsurprisingly, sponsors are hauling ass away from the Clippers, some simply suspending their sponsorship (pending an NBA investigation) and some terminating it altogether. While this is […]

  • This Day In Sports History (April 29th) — Roger Clemens

    This Day In Sports History (April 29th) — Roger Clemens

    It was on this day in 1986 that Roger Clemens became the first pitcher in MLB history to strikeout 20 batters in a nine inning major league game.  Clemens accomplished the feat against the Seattle Mariners in a game played at Fenway Park. Clemens would achieve this mark in only his third full season, at […]

  • Emotional Brewers Fan Cries After Meeting Carlos Gomez (Video)

    Emotional Brewers Fan Cries After Meeting Carlos Gomez (Video)

    If you’re not a hardcore Milwaukee Brewers fan, you might be unaware that Sunday was Carlos Gomez Appreciation Day. That’s when the team honored one of their most beloved players by presenting fans with gold Carlos Gomez bobbleheads.  But one lucky fan in particular got to meet her favorite player in the flesh, and she […]

  • President Barack Obama Weighs In On Donald Sterling Controversy (Video)

    President Barack Obama Weighs In On Donald Sterling Controversy (Video)

    President Barack Obama was one of many to give his opinion on the ongoing Donald Sterling racist audio controversy. While his statement wasn’t quite as strong and to the point as Snoop Dogg‘s, it identified in no uncertain terms where Obama stands on the matter: “When ignorant folks want to advertise their ignorance, you don’t really […]

  • Barcelona’s Dani Alves Eats Banana Thrown At Him by a Fan (Video)

    Barcelona’s Dani Alves Eats Banana Thrown At Him by a Fan (Video)

    Racial tensions can run high in the sport of soccer, with some dumb fans doing things like throwing bananas on the field as a taunt toward Brazilian players. But at a recent game between FC Barcelona and Villarreal, Barcelona’s Dani Alves found the perfect response to the gesture: Pick up the banana, eat the banana, […]