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  • Sports Bling Larceny: 11 Cases of Stolen Championship Rings

    Sports Bling Larceny: 11 Cases of Stolen Championship Rings

    Did you here the one about Vladimir Putin and how he supposedly stole the Super Bowl XXXIX Championship Ring of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft? Yeah, that was classic—and, also, not a joke. According to Kraft, that’s what really happened. He let Putin put the ring on during a photo op, Putin put it […]

  • This Vine of Jose Bautista and Munenori Kawasaki Stretching Is Glorious (Video)

    This Vine of Jose Bautista and Munenori Kawasaki Stretching Is Glorious (Video)

    Have you found yourself wondering recently how Toronto Blue Jays hilarious utility infielder/outfielder Munenori Kawasaki stays limber while riding the pine and waiting for his chance to get in the game? Well, it’s all about the pregame stretching, apparently. And yesterday, Muno took time out of his busy pregame schedule (which I assume mostly involves […]

  • This Day In Sports History (June 18th) — Billy Martin

    This Day In Sports History (June 18th) — Billy Martin

    It was on this day in 1979 that George Steinbrenner re-hired Billy Martin to manage the New York Yankees.  This was Martin’s second of an incredible five stints as manager of the Yankees. Martin first began managing New York in 1975, when he took over for the fired Bill Virdon, and led the Yankees to […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 6/17/2013 — Tuukka Rask

    Stat Line of the Night — 6/17/2013 — Tuukka Rask

    Should the Boston Bruins go on to win the Stanley Cup, Gary Bettman and company could have a hard time deciding who to hand the Conn Smythe Trophy to as the playoff MVP.  The entire line of David Krejci, Nathan Horton and Milan Lucic could garner plenty of consideration, as they currently sit in first, […]

  • Frank Calhoun Is LeBron James’ Flopping Coach (Video)

    Frank Calhoun Is LeBron James’ Flopping Coach (Video)

    If you watch enough basketball, you may be tempted to suggest that no one knows the art of flopping quite as well as LeBron James, but you’d be wrong. You see, James wasn’t born with an inherent ability to flop.  Just like Luke Skywalker learned “the force” from Obi-Wan Kenobi, King James also had a […]

  • The 20 Best Pitching Games Scores in MLB History

    The 20 Best Pitching Games Scores in MLB History

    In baseball, when we talk about amazing pitching performances, we usually end up just talking about no-hitters and perfect games. However, not all no-hitters and perfect games are created equal. In fact, just last year we did a whole list of the worst no-hitters of all-time. So wouldn’t it be nice if there were some […]

  • Mario Balotelli Scores Goal, Tiziano Crudeli Loses His Mind (Video)

    Mario Balotelli Scores Goal, Tiziano Crudeli Loses His Mind (Video)

    I don’t know who first came up with the idea to put a TV camera on AC Milan play-by-play announcer Tiziano Crudeli, but it really must have been a no-brainer. I don’t think any announcer in sports today gets as worked up and gives as many over-the-top reactions as he does. Of course, Crudeli’s allegiance […]