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  • Watch Ozzie Guillen Take A Ball To The Face (Video)

    Watch Ozzie Guillen Take A Ball To The Face (Video)

    Somewhere in America there is a group of umpires sitting in front of a television drinking beers and celebrating as they watch this clip of Ozzie Guillen getting hit in the face with a ball over and over again. With the bases loaded and two outs in the bottom of the eighth, a foul ball […]

  • 9 Older Stadiums That Need To Go

    9 Older Stadiums That Need To Go

    For any huge sports fan, the stadium his or her team plays in, even if brand new, should be a of kind of shrine to legendary accomplishments, players, and memories. Unfortunately, some stadiums aren’t up to the task. Rather than serving as monuments to past achievements or future hopes, a handful of run-down stadiums suck […]

  • This Day In Sports History (July 21st) – Wayne Gretzky

    This Day In Sports History (July 21st) – Wayne Gretzky

    It was on this day in 1996 that Wayne Gretzky signed a two-year contract with the New York Rangers.  The signing reunited Gretzky with long-time Edmonton Oiler teammate Mark Messier. Wayne Gretzky and Mark Messier spent nine very successful years together in Edmonton winning four Stanley Cups.  However, their reunion in New York was short-lived, […]

  • D-Backs’ Stephen Drew Suffers A Nasty Ankle Break (Video)

    D-Backs’ Stephen Drew Suffers A Nasty Ankle Break (Video)

    It goes without saying that ankles are not supposed to bend the way Stephen Drew’s did last night. Standing on second base with one out in the bottom of the fourth inning of yesterday’s game between the Diamondbacks and the Brewers, Drew attempted to make it home on a single to left field, but during […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 7/20/11 — Clayton Kershaw

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 7/20/11 — Clayton Kershaw

    It is well known throughout the Majors that when Tim Lincecum is on the mound for the San Francisco Giants, the opposition isn’t going to be providing their pitcher with much run support.  That was the case for the Los Angeles Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw yesterday afternoon, but luckily for him and his team, one run […]

  • Ron Artest, a.k.a Metta World Peace, Is Now A Comedian (Video)

    Ron Artest, a.k.a Metta World Peace, Is Now A Comedian (Video)

    Ron Artest is a pretty funny guy.  Even when he isn’t trying to be funny, at times I can’t help but laugh at him.  For example, there was that interview following the Lakers NBA Championship victory in 2010, when Artest felt the need to give a shout-out to his psychiatrist. Well Artest is at it […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Hanging On By An Underwear Thread

    Picture Of The Day: Hanging On By An Underwear Thread

    I have both seen and heard of a shoe-string tackle before, but never have I witnessed an underwear-elastic tackle before in my life, until now. The player making the tackle can hang on all he wants, but it doesn’t appear as though an atomic wedgie is going to stop this Aussie rugby player from recording […]

  • Brandon Jennings Can Throw Down An Off-The-Backboard Dunk As Well (Video)

    Brandon Jennings Can Throw Down An Off-The-Backboard Dunk As Well (Video)

    With the possibility of the 2011-12 NBA season being locked out, players have been taking their frustrations out on the rim during Summer League games.  Kevin Durant did it one month ago when he threw down a nasty off-the-backboard alley-oop slam.  And now the Milwaukee Bucks’ Brandon Jennings has taken a page from the book […]

  • 11 Hotties to Watch in the 2011 Lingerie Football All-Fantasy Game

    11 Hotties to Watch in the 2011 Lingerie Football All-Fantasy Game

    Did you know the Lingerie Football League’s 2011 All-Fantasy Game is coming up on July 30? Well, you do now. And in case you aren’t too familiar with the 40 players on the game’s roster, I’ve pared them down to a more manageable list of 11 players to watch. Now, believe it or not, the […]

  • Shaq Says The Miami Heat Have A “Big 2″ (Video)

    Shaq Says The Miami Heat Have A “Big 2″ (Video)

    Last summer when the Miami Heat signed LeBron James and Chris Bosh to play with Dwyane Wade, everyone labeled that trio as “The Big 3.”  One year later, Shaq is looking to rename the South Beach Boys “The Big 2.”  So who is the odd man out?  Chris Bosh, obviously! Shaq only recently retired from […]

  • Peru’s Juan Manuel Vargas Delivers An Elbow To The Face (Video)

    Peru’s Juan Manuel Vargas Delivers An Elbow To The Face (Video)

    With Peru’s surprising run at the 2011 Copa America looking like it was about to come to an end, as they trailed Uruguay 2-0 during their semi-final match last night, Juan Manuel Vargas was not about to go out quietly.  Instead, he made some noise, in the form of an elbow to the face of […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 7/19/11 — Yuniesky Betancourt

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 7/19/11 — Yuniesky Betancourt

    With the Pittsburgh Pirates in the midst of a surprising run that has taken them to the top of the NL Central standings, the Milwaukee Brewers entered last night’s game against the Arizona Diamondbacks in need of a win if they wanted to keep pace with the current division leaders.  They would get that win, […]