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  • This Day In Sports History (May 24th) — New York Islanders

    This Day In Sports History (May 24th) — New York Islanders

    It was on this day in 1980 that the New York Islanders won their first Stanley Cup in team history.  This would begin a string of four straight Stanley Cups for the Islanders. Just before the playoffs began, general manager Bill Torrey made a controversial decision to trade away long-time Islander veterans Billy Harris and […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 5/23/2013 — Jimmy Howard

    Stat Line of the Night — 5/23/2013 — Jimmy Howard

    Last season the Los Angeles Kings won the Stanley Cup as the eighth-seed in the Western Conference.  This season, the Detroit Red Wings appear to be on the verge of making the same unlikely playoff run as the seventh-seed in the Western Conference, and much of their success thus far has to do with the […]

  • Andrew Garfield Plays Basketball in a Spider-Man Costume (Video)

    Andrew Garfield Plays Basketball in a Spider-Man Costume (Video)

    Actor Andrew Garfield is busy shooting scenes for The Amazing Spider-Man 2—which is expected to be released in theaters sometime in 2014—all over New York City.  But as busy as he may be, he’s not too busy to find time to shoot some hoops in Chinatown.  Although, he was apparently too busy to take off his Spider-Man […]

  • 21 GIFs of Basketball Players Getting Posterized

    21 GIFs of Basketball Players Getting Posterized

    In basketball, when a guy dunks over or, in some cases, through another guy, they call that “getting posterized.” The term is a reference to the fact that, if you took a photo at the right moment, the image would make an awesome poster fit for a kid’s (or a grownup’s) bedroom wall. If you’re a hardcore […]

  • Another Day, Another Amazing Playoff Goal by Sidney Crosby (Video)

    Another Day, Another Amazing Playoff Goal by Sidney Crosby (Video)

    How good was the goal Sidney Crosby scored against the Ottawa Senators last night? So good that it’s the only one of the Penguins’ seven that anyone will ever remember. After coming out on top in a must-win Game 3 earlier this week, the Sens managed to get to the third period of Game 4 […]

  • This Day In Sports History (May 23rd) — Tommy Greene

    This Day In Sports History (May 23rd) — Tommy Greene

    It was on this day in 1991 that Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Tommy Greene recorded a no-hitter against the Montreal Expos.  The Phillies would go on to win that game by a score of 2-0. Greene struck out ten batters and walked seven in the game.  At the age of 24, he was beginning to show […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 5/22/2013 — LeBron James

    Stat Line of the Night — 5/22/2013 — LeBron James

    With the Indiana Pacers leading the Miami Heat by one point with just 2.2 seconds remaining in Game One of the Eastern Conference Finals, everyone in the world knew that the Heat were going to put the ball in LeBron James‘ hands—especially when you consider the fact that Dwyane Wade had just fouled out. Do […]