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  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Shelley vs. Yonkman — 2/22/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Shelley vs. Yonkman — 2/22/11

    If you want haymakers, we’ve got haymakers, courtesy of the Philadelphia Flyers’ Jody Shelley and the Phoenix Coyotes’ Nolan Yonkman.  These two giants went toe-to-toe last night at the Wells Fargo Center and the end result was a dazed Yonkman, a bloody face for Shelley, and thousands of amped-up fans screaming for more.  That is […]

  • Kate Messler Gives Us Our Feel Good Story Of The Week (Video)

    Kate Messler Gives Us Our Feel Good Story Of The Week (Video)

    As a member of the Oyster River High (New Hampshire) basketball team for the past four years, Kate Messler never had the opportunity get into a game.  Much of that was due to a developmental disorder she has, called Trisomy 9P, which can cause dysmorphisms in the skull, nervous system, and mental retardation. The disorder […]

  • Picture Of The Day: NBA All-Star Weekend, a.k.a. Black Thanksgiving?

    Picture Of The Day: NBA All-Star Weekend, a.k.a. Black Thanksgiving?

    So does this mean I spent my “Black Thanksgiving” watching Blake Griffin dunk over a Kia Optima and Kobe Bryant dominate the Eastern Conference in front of a sellout crowd at the Staples Center?  No Turkey?  No stuffing?  No cranberry sauce and sweet potato pie?  Am I the only one who was unaware of this […]

  • Rope Swinging Looks Like Fun (Video)

    Rope Swinging Looks Like Fun (Video)

    Find yourself feeling rather bored these days?  Looking to add a little excitement to your life?  We may have just the thing for you.  All you need is some rope, a giant cliff, water, and a whole lot of balls (or guts, for the ladies). Okay, so perhaps you need a little more than that, […]

  • 15 Female Athletes Who Were Born to Wear Spandex

    15 Female Athletes Who Were Born to Wear Spandex

    Of all the professions I would like to see wearing spandex, it’s no surprise that “athlete” tops the list. One must be pretty taught to wear the which is basically an extra layer of skin. However, athletic bodies aren’t always the hottest, despite almost always being the fittest. Fortunately, athletic uniforms tend to run tight […]

  • No Brotherly Love Here: Eric Staal Crushes Brother Marc (Video)

    No Brotherly Love Here: Eric Staal Crushes Brother Marc (Video)

    While growing up under the same roof in Thunder Bay, Ontario, there were likely several occasions that saw Eric Staal get physical with his younger brother Marc while playing hockey out on the pond.  That is what brothers do.  They dish out punishment on one another, but they do it out of love. Last night, […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 2/22/11 — Nicolas Anelka

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 2/22/11 — Nicolas Anelka

    Chelsea has struggled thus far this season, currently sitting in fifth in the Barclays Premier League and having already been eliminated in the FA Cup after losing to Everton in the fourth round on penalty kicks.  Perhaps the only thing that can salvage what has been an incredibly disappointing season for the Blues would be […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Bradley vs. Craig — 2/21/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Bradley vs. Craig — 2/21/11

    Revenge doesn’t always work out quite like it was originally planned.  The Pittsburgh Penguins’ Ryan Craig learned that the hard way last night during a game against the Washington Capitals.  After watching teammate Matt Cooke take a hard check along the boards midway through the second period from Matt Bradley, Craig attempted to exact some […]

  • DJ Steve Porter Made A Heritage Classic Remix (Video)

    DJ Steve Porter Made A Heritage Classic Remix (Video)

    DJ Steve Porter is back once again, and this time he has taken his talents north of the boarder to Canada, where the Heritage Classic at McMahon Stadium was taking place on Sunday between the Montreal Canadiens and the hometown Flames. For all of you Hockey Night in Canada fans out there who have waited […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Great Point Of View

    Picture Of The Day: Great Point Of View

    Ever wonder what it is like to ride some of the ocean’s largest waves on a surfboard?  You may never get to feel what it is like, but thanks to this image, you can experience that brilliant sight.  It is quite remarkable to think that one can sustain enough concentration to successfully ride these waves […]

  • Holy Family University Coach Hits, Kicks Player During Practice (Video)

    Holy Family University Coach Hits, Kicks Player During Practice (Video)

    Playing with Holy Family University in Philadelphia, Matt Kravchuk has been involved in plenty of battles for rebounds and loose balls, but none were quite as vicious as what he endured during an intense practice last month. During a rebounding drill, Kravchuk and a fellow teammate were going hard at one another, but apparently it […]

  • 9 Things Blake Griffin Should Jump Over At Next Year’s Dunk Contest

    9 Things Blake Griffin Should Jump Over At Next Year’s Dunk Contest

    Jumping over a car ain’t so great. Don’t misunderstand though: Blake Griffin is great. In what’s essentially his rookie year, he has been the poster boy for excitement in a league that offers a lot of excitement to begin with. So what’s so exciting about hurdling a compact(ish) car? A Kia, nonetheless? Nothing. There’s nothing […]