NEWS

  • Atlanta Braves Set American Flag on Fire at Home Opener (Pic)

    Atlanta Braves Set American Flag on Fire at Home Opener (Pic)

    See that photo above? That’s Turner Field, home of the Atlanta Braves. If you look closely, out in center field, above the giant video board, you’ll see the American flag. Here’s what it looks like up close: Now, there’s nothing special about this particular American flag. It’s not unusually large, and as far as I […]

  • Sacramento Kings Fan Wins a Kia by Sinking Half-Court Shot (Video)

    Sacramento Kings Fan Wins a Kia by Sinking Half-Court Shot (Video)

    The Sacramento Kings are nothing if not consistent. Unfortunately, they’re consistently bad rather than consistently good, or even consistently decent. In each of the past four seasons the team has won between 22 and 28 games, and this year, with four games remaining, they sit at 27. Now, this kind of consistency can take a toll […]

  • Group MMA Fighting Is Absolutely as Terrible as It Sounds (Video)

    Group MMA Fighting Is Absolutely as Terrible as It Sounds (Video)

    In it’s current form, MMA is one of the hottest, fastest-growing sports in the world. So obviously there are geniuses out there who think they can do better than Dana White by tweaking the format. The holy grail of new MMA formats? It’s group fighting, apparently. People just keep trying to make it work, even […]

  • Batkid Throws Out Ceremonial First Pitch at Giants’ Home Opener (Video)

    Batkid Throws Out Ceremonial First Pitch at Giants’ Home Opener (Video)

    You might have forgotten about the Batkid, but the Batkid hasn’t forgotten about you. In fact, 5-year-old Miles Scott is still prowling the mean streets of San Francisco, looking for wrongs to make right. Or, in this case, Giants’ ceremonial first pitches to make right, which also falls under the Batkid duty umbrella. In typical […]

  • Ultimate Warrior Dead at 54

    Ultimate Warrior Dead at 54

    The Ultimate Warrior, one of the biggest stars in the history of professional wrestling, died on Tuesday. He was just 54. There’s no official word yet as to the cause of death. However, TMZ has reported that he collapsed outside a hotel in Arizona while walking to his car with his wife, and that obviously […]

  • Bartolo Colon Shakes His Belly, Much to Our Delight (GIF)

    Bartolo Colon Shakes His Belly, Much to Our Delight (GIF)

    New York Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon reminded us all that he is still a pretty good pitcher on Monday, as he went seven innings, allowing only six hits, no walks, and no runs during a 4-0 victory over the Braves in Atlanta. And in the midst of his dominant outing, he also remind us of […]