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  • Check Out This Thrilling Play At The Plate To End A Kickball Game (Video)

    Check Out This Thrilling Play At The Plate To End A Kickball Game (Video)

    Hipsters were the ones who started the whole “grownups playing kickball” fad. But it was the yupsters—young urban professional hipsters—who organized it and created a national tournament circuit with a $10,000 championship payout. So in other words, in case you hadn’t noticed, people take their kickball pretty seriously these days. Thus, when a national open […]

  • 11 Horses That Almost Ended The Triple Crown Drought

    11 Horses That Almost Ended The Triple Crown Drought

    This past Friday, sports fans everywhere (and probably more than a few gambling addicts) had their hearts broken when it was announced that I’ll Have Another—winner of the both the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness—would not be going for American horse racing’s Triple Crown in the Belmont Stakes. The champion horse had a nagging tendon […]

  • Brawl At Brazilian Club Soccer Match Results In 12 Red Cards (Video)

    Brawl At Brazilian Club Soccer Match Results In 12 Red Cards (Video)

    One of the dangers inherent in soccer’s “no hands” dictum is that, when a brawl breaks out on the field, players are very likely to do what comes most natural to them. And of course, that means lots of kicking and, thanks to cleats, a fair amount of stitches. This past Sunday, such an incident […]

  • Kings Captain Dustin Brown Drops F-Bomb On Live TV After Cup Win (Video)

    Kings Captain Dustin Brown Drops F-Bomb On Live TV After Cup Win (Video)

    The Stanley Cup Playoffs constitute the most intense, grueling, physically demanding, and psychologically draining competition in professional sports—at least for the two teams who make it all the way to the end. The only thing that can compare would be the Tour de France, except even there the highs aren’t quite as high and the […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 6/11/12 — Andriy Shevchenko

    Stat Line Of The Night — 6/11/12 — Andriy Shevchenko

    Andriy Shevchenko has had quite the football career, but at the age of 35, few expected him to still be playing at a world class level.  However, with the 2012 European Football Championships taking place in his home country of Ukraine, the former AC Milan striker promised to do everything he could to make the […]

  • Complex Lists the 100 Greatest Internet Memes of All Time

    Complex Lists the 100 Greatest Internet Memes of All Time

    There are two things that make the internet go round: X-Rated movies and internet memes. If you’re looking for the former, you came to the wrong place.  As for those who are looking for the latter, you’ll be happy to hear that Complex has scoured the internet for the 100 Greatest Internet Memes of All […]

  • Turns Out Female Euro Fans Are Pretty Attractive (Videos)

    Turns Out Female Euro Fans Are Pretty Attractive (Videos)

    Euro 2012 may only be 4 days old, but it has already given the sports world so much to talk about. There have been accusations of racist slurs, topless protesters, amazing goals, big upsets, and, of course, several outbreaks of fan violence. Oh, and did I mention all the attractive women? Cause we’ve already spotted […]

  • Much-Hyped “Dream Team” Documentary Airs This Wednesday (Video)

    Much-Hyped “Dream Team” Documentary Airs This Wednesday (Video)

    Hey, remember the Dream Team? You do? Well sorry, but you’re old. This summer, the 2012 London Olympics will mark the Dream Team’s 20th anniversary. In case you’re not old and have no idea what the Dream Team is, I’m talking about the 1992 United States men’s Olympic basketball team. It was a big deal […]

  • Stephen Leicht Runs Over A Groundhog At Pocono (Video)

    Stephen Leicht Runs Over A Groundhog At Pocono (Video)

    A race track is no place for a small animal.  We learned that when NASCAR driver Brad Coleman hit a coyote a few years ago, causing it to become part of his bumper.  And we were reminded of this once again over the weekend, as Stephen Leicht sent a groundhog flying off the track and […]

  • 9 Most Controversial Boxing Decisions of All Time

    9 Most Controversial Boxing Decisions of All Time

    People have always been a little suspicious of boxing. Maybe it’s because the sport relies on the interpretation of judges to pick a winner when nobody gets knocked out. Maybe it’s because of shady characters like Don King. Or maybe it’s because half the fights take place in Vegas, the sports-betting capital of the world. […]

  • Russian Fans Attack Stadium Workers After Euro 2012 Victory (Video)

    Russian Fans Attack Stadium Workers After Euro 2012 Victory (Video)

    On Friday night, the Russian soccer team opened their Euro 2012 campaign with a resounding 4-1 victory over the Czech Republic in Wroclaw, Poland. Unfortunately, the huge win wasn’t enough to quell the angst of some (presumably drunk and/or high) Russian fans. After the game, in the concourse area, stadium officials tried to apprehend a […]

  • Promotor Bob Arum Rips Decision In Pacquiao-Bradley Fight (Video)

    Promotor Bob Arum Rips Decision In Pacquiao-Bradley Fight (Video)

    Nobody was really expecting all that much from the Pacquiao v. Bradley fight this weekend. We all thought Timothy Bradley was overmatched, and our beliefs were confirmed as the fight went on, with Manny Pacquiao winning round after round after round. But then something really funny happened: the official judges for the fight lost their […]