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  • NCAA March Madness GIF: UNC Cry Baby

    NCAA March Madness GIF: UNC Cry Baby

    The North Carolina Tar Heels and their fans have done plenty of celebrating at the NCAA Tournament over the years, as they have won three championships over the past two decades (1993, 2005 and 2009).  Only Kentucky and UConn have had that much success at the March Madness tourney over the course of the past […]

  • 50 of the Most Gruesome Sports Injuries of All-Time

    50 of the Most Gruesome Sports Injuries of All-Time

    Nobody likes seeing their favorite player go down with a groin injury or a high ankle sprain. However, while those kinds of injuries can keep players on the disabled list for a long time, at least they usually don’t endanger their careers. Not all sports injuries are so mild. In fact, some are so gruesome […]

  • Streaker Interrupts Ski Jumping World Cup Final (Video)

    Streaker Interrupts Ski Jumping World Cup Final (Video)

    Apparently streakers are getting tired of interrupting baseball games and tennis matches and are now setting their sites on more exotic sporting events. Just a couple of weeks ago, we told you about a brazen fellow who dashed out onto the ice during the intermission at a Calgary Flames game. That was pretty different. And […]

  • See Why They Call this Fat Guy the “Welsh Maradona” (Videos)

    See Why They Call this Fat Guy the “Welsh Maradona” (Videos)

    We all know you aren’t supposed to judge a book by its cover. However, let’s be real, here: when we’re talking about a guy with long greasy hair who looks to be about 100 pounds overweight and is wearing a dumpy-looking sweatsuit, who on earth would think, “Hmm, I bet this guy has absolutely amazing […]

  • This Karate Kick Knockout Is Absolutely Ridiculous (Video)

    This Karate Kick Knockout Is Absolutely Ridiculous (Video)

    So I came across this clip on YouTube called “Karate Knockout The greatest ever.” It was uploaded on March 22, 2013, and it had no description at all—doesn’t say when the clip was shot, what event it came from, or who the combatants are. Obviously, I’m thinking, “Greatest ever? Sure, right.” Then I start watching […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 3/24/2013 — Jeff Withey

    Stat Line of the Night — 3/24/2013 — Jeff Withey

    Two of college basketball’s most storied programs squared off at the 2013 NCAA Tournament yesterday, as North Carolina took on Kansas with a spot in the Sweet 16 on the line.  And while it was the Tar Heels who headed into the locker room at halftime with a nine-point lead, in the end it was […]

  • Here are Some of the Funniest Fan Signs in NCAA Basketball History (Video)

    Here are Some of the Funniest Fan Signs in NCAA Basketball History (Video)

    Sports fans can be a creative bunch, and NCAA basketball fans are certainly no exception to this rule. Whether they are from Duke, North Carolina, Indiana or Lehigh University (yes, even Lehigh), these college kids seem to have a knack for thinking of the wittiest insults to hurl at their bitter rivals, and of course, they […]

  • 12 Coaches with a Lot of Money at Stake in the 2012 NCAA Tournament

    12 Coaches with a Lot of Money at Stake in the 2012 NCAA Tournament

    Tens of millions of people around the world are financially invested in the outcomes of NCAA Tournament games. The schools stand to reap major financial windfalls via surging TV revenue, merchandise sales, and ticket sales if their teams do well. Individual players could see their NBA draft stock skyrocket with a couple of clutch performances, which […]

  • NCAA March Madness GIF: Basketball to the Groin

    NCAA March Madness GIF: Basketball to the Groin

    In the past, we’ve seen athletes get hit in the groin by a number of objects, including baseballs, rugby balls, footballs, Aussie footballs, cricket balls, and even pucks. And now we can add basketballs to that list following yesterday’s first round NCAA Tournament match-up between UNLV and California, as Bryce Dejean-Jones‘ attempted save on a […]

  • JaVale McGee Gives Us the Block of the Year (Video)

    JaVale McGee Gives Us the Block of the Year (Video)

    While everyone has been busy talking about the Miami Heat’s historic 24-game (and counting) winning streak, the Denver Nuggets have put together a pretty nice little winning streak of their own. After their last loss, which came against the Wizards of all teams on February 22, Denver was a respectable 34-22. Now, 14 straight wins […]