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  • 13 Tragic Cases Of Athletes Killed In Plane Crashes

    13 Tragic Cases Of Athletes Killed In Plane Crashes

    Tragedy struck yesterday when the passenger plane carrying Russian hockey team Lokomotiv of the KHL (Kontinental Hockey League) crashed just after take-off, killing 43 people. Added to the growing list of prominent athletes whose lives were cut short were former NHL players Pavol Demitra and Brad McCrimmon, the team’s coach. Sadly, this was hardly the […]

  • Italian Prison Inmates Sure Do Love Mario Balotelli (Video)

    Italian Prison Inmates Sure Do Love Mario Balotelli (Video)

    Gianluigi Buffon has won eight Serie A goalkeeper of the year awards, three UEFA Team of the Year honors, one European Footballer of the Year award, a Yashin Award, and most importantly, he backstopped the Italian national team to the World Cup title in 2006. Mario Balotelli has won…well, nothing really. So why would Balotelli […]

  • This Day In Sports History (September 8th) – Mark McGwire

    This Day In Sports History (September 8th) – Mark McGwire

    It was on this day in 1998 that Mark McGwire hit his 62nd home run of the season.  McGwire broke the record of Roger Maris, which held up for an incredible 37 years. In 1998, both Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa were hitting home runs at a record setting pace and it was a race […]

  • Unaware Fan Hit In The Neck By Home Run Ball (Video)

    Unaware Fan Hit In The Neck By Home Run Ball (Video)

    Watching balls fly into the stands at high speeds is all part of the game of baseball.  As a result, you will find plenty of signs around every Major League stadium reminding fans to “be aware of objects leaving the field of play.” Coincidentally, one man present at Petco Park for yesterday’s game between the […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 9/7/11 — Guillermo Moscoso

    Stat Line Of The Night — 9/7/11 — Guillermo Moscoso

    For the second time in the last three days, a Major League pitcher took a no-hitter into the eighth innings, and for the second time in three days they couldn’t hold on through the final two innings.  However, that didn’t stop us from awarding the White Sox Zach Stewart with “The Stat Line of the […]

  • Amir Sayoud Gives Us The Worst Penalty Kick Ever (Video)

    Amir Sayoud Gives Us The Worst Penalty Kick Ever (Video)

    Shooting a soccer ball on a goal that is 8-feet tall and 24-feet wide from only 36-feet away doesn’t seem like such a tough task for anyone with a reasonable amount of athleticism in their genes.  I therefore can’t help but wonder why professional soccer players, who have tons of athleticism and practice the game […]

  • Picture Of The Day: I Can See Your Brain Dude!

    Picture Of The Day: I Can See Your Brain Dude!

    Joey Diehl may have won his XFO 41 bout against Josh Epps on Saturday, but you probably wouldn’t have guessed that after taking a look at his face.  Diehl suffered a nasty gash during the bout, but was somehow able to continue and came away with the win via triangle choke. And now that the […]

  • 13 Hot NFL Cheerleaders To Watch In 2011

    13 Hot NFL Cheerleaders To Watch In 2011

    The 2011 NFL season starts this Thursday, and we here at Total Pro Sports have all the info you really need—like which hot cheerleaders you should keep your eye on this season. Now, everyone knows the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders are the NFL’s #1 squad, and sure enough, they are well represented on this list. But […]

  • Nick Hundley Takes A Spill Into The Photo Well (Update w/ Video)

    Nick Hundley Takes A Spill Into The Photo Well (Update w/ Video)

    His sacrifice may not have been as great as the one made by soccer player Julian Velazquez. However, when you consider the fact that Nick Hundley is playing for a San Diego Padres team that is 20 games under .500 and only one loss away from being mathematically eliminated from the playoffs in just the […]

  • Independiente’s Julian Velazquez Slides Crotch-First Into Post (Video)

    Independiente’s Julian Velazquez Slides Crotch-First Into Post (Video)

    Oy Oy indeed! If anyone ever questioned Julian Velazquez’s dedication to his soccer club before, they likely will never do so again after watching the clip below. If comes from an Argentine League game against Boca Juniors, as the Independiente defender sacrificed his manhood to save a goal, sliding crotch first into the goalpost in […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 9/6/11 — David Murphy

    Stat Line Of The Night — 9/6/11 — David Murphy

    David Murphy may wear the number seven on the back of his jersey, but four was clearly his lucky number during last night’s game against the Tampa Bay Rays.  The Texas Rangers’ right fielder stepped to the plate four times during the game, recording four hits on the night along with four RBIs.   Among […]