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  • Stat Line Of The Night — 3/27/12 — Brian Elliott

    Stat Line Of The Night — 3/27/12 — Brian Elliott

    Goaltending has been the story for the St. Louis Blues throughout most of the 2011-12 NHL season, and it was the story for them once again during last night’s game against the Nashville Predators. Heading into Tuesday night’s action, both Brian Elliott and Jaroslav Halak were ranked in the top five in the league in […]

  • Cricketer Kane Williamson Takes A Pitch To The Groin (Video)

    Cricketer Kane Williamson Takes A Pitch To The Groin (Video)

    “Oh that’s flush.” That was how the commentators of this cricket match between New Zealand and South Africa described the scene after watching replays of Kane Williamson taking an 86 m.p.h. pitch to the groin.  The impact was so hard that it was enough to break the protective cup (or as they call it in […]

  • Diego Maradona Does A Barrel Roll (Video)

    Diego Maradona Does A Barrel Roll (Video)

    Diego Maradona is by no means a conventional soccer coach.  In fact, one could argue that Diego Maradona is not a conventional human being.  That should have become quite evident for most after he ran over a reporter’s leg and kicked a fan in the hand, but for those who needed more proof, the former […]

  • 11 Fantastic Sports Statues

    11 Fantastic Sports Statues

    Sports statues are like pizzas: sometimes you don’t know how truly bad one is until you get a taste of the really good stuff. Thus, maybe you checked out our list of bad sports statues yesterday and thought to yourself, “these aren’t that bad, are they?” But they really are bad. And once you see […]

  • 7-Foot-8 Harlem Globetrotter Can Dunk Without Jumping (Video)

    7-Foot-8 Harlem Globetrotter Can Dunk Without Jumping (Video)

    They call him “Tiny,” but there is clearly nothing tiny about a man who can dunk a basketball on a regulation size net without even having to jump! While most of the other Harlem Globetrotters players are known for their superior dribbling skills and impressive leaping abilities, Tiny Sturgess is best known for his incredible […]

  • Tim Tebow Is “Excited” To Be A New York Jet (Video)

    Tim Tebow Is “Excited” To Be A New York Jet (Video)

    Tim Tebow sure does seem to be awfully excited about being a member of the New York Jets these days.  So how excited is he?  Excited enough that he couldn’t help but use the word “excited” a total of 45 times when he was introduced to the New York media during yesterday’s press conference. And […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 3/26/12 — Paul Pierce

    Stat Line Of The Night — 3/26/12 — Paul Pierce

    Entering the 2011-12 NBA season, many had written off the Celtics as being too old and washed up.  Well don’t look now, but suddenly those bunch of old guys are sitting tied with the Philadelphia 76ers for top spot in the Atlantic Division following last night’s 102-95 victory over the Charlotte Bobcats.  And they have […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Bollig Dominates Again — 3/25/12

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Bollig Dominates Again — 3/25/12

    Brandon Bollig’s busy month of March continued during last night’s game against the Nashville Predators, as the Chicago Blackhawks enforcer dropped his gloves for the sixth time in the past 20 days.  This time it was Jordin Tootoo taking his best shot at Bollig, and the results were not pretty, as the Predators’ forward was […]

  • Man Struck By 8-Inch Piece Of Rebar During Amway Arena Destruction (Video)

    Man Struck By 8-Inch Piece Of Rebar During Amway Arena Destruction (Video)

    Amway Arena in Orlando, Florida used to be the home of the NBA’s Orlando Magic, the NLL’s Orlando Titans, the AFL’s Orlando Predators and the WNBA’s Orlando Miracle.  Now the arena, which has also been called the “O-Rena” and “The Jungle” during its 21 years in existence, is home to a bunch of crumbles rocks, […]

  • Atlanta Thrashers Fans Protest By Throwing Jerseys On The Ice (Video)

    Atlanta Thrashers Fans Protest By Throwing Jerseys On The Ice (Video)

    Two surprising facts were unveiled during Saturday night’s game between Winnipeg Jets and the Nashville Predators.  The first is that the Atlanta Thrashers actually did have fans before being moved north of the boarder to Winnipeg prior to the start of this season.  The second is that those fans, although few in number, apparently still […]

  • Here Are Two Great Lacrosse Goals From The Past Weekend (Videos)

    Here Are Two Great Lacrosse Goals From The Past Weekend (Videos)

    It was quite the weekend for North American lacrosse fans, as they were treated to a brilliant goal from each of the two main variations of the sport. The first comes via an NCAA field lacrosse game between Johns Hopkins and Virginia on Saturday.  With the game tied 8-8, Zach Palmer put Johns Hopkins ahead […]