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  • Goliath Finally Beats David in This Rugby Hit (Video)

    Goliath Finally Beats David in This Rugby Hit (Video)

    Sports narratives are dominated by the idea that anybody who puts the work in can beat anybody else.  It’s a crucial part of the thrill of competition, but it can also get a little dull, so sometimes it’s nice to see some big guy just clobber a little guy. And what better sport to see that than rugby, […]

  • LeBron James Records Rap Track Titled “Kingdom” (Audio)

    LeBron James Records Rap Track Titled “Kingdom” (Audio)

    No, this is not an April Fool’s Day prank. TMZ somehow got their completely respectable hands on a rap track called “Kingdom,” recorded by LeBron James and Sian Cotton in Ohio. And despite knowing that the world would not be able to handle LeBron spitting out an entire verse and hook, they released the song […]

  • Derek Jeter Gets Beaned in First At-Bat of 2014 Farewell Season (GIF)

    Derek Jeter Gets Beaned in First At-Bat of 2014 Farewell Season (GIF)

    With the 2014 MLB season being Derek Jeter‘s last, the New York Yankees shortstop is bound to receive a plethora of retirement gifts from teams, players, and fans as he travels through every Major League ballpark one last time. Some of those gifts will be awesome, while others will likely be downright strange.  But I’m […]

  • Nike Unveils 2014 Team USA Soccer Away Kit (Photos)

    Nike Unveils 2014 Team USA Soccer Away Kit (Photos)

      Thanks to Nike Soccer, the United States Men’s National Soccer Team will be heading to the 2014 FIFA World Cup in style.  And by “in style,” I mean that they kind of look like they’re wearing the French flag—France is stylish, right? The red, white, and blue color scheme of the new Nike United […]

  • This Day In Sports History (April 2nd) — MLB Players Strike

    This Day In Sports History (April 2nd) — MLB Players Strike

    It was on this day in 1995 that the Major League Baseball players’ strike officially came to an end.  The strike lasted 232 days and was responsible for the cancellation of over 900 games. The strike began on August 12th 1994 due to the fact that the owners wanted a salary cap to protect the […]

  • 11 Most Insane College Sports Riots of All Time

    11 Most Insane College Sports Riots of All Time

    On Saturday night, a small riot broke out on University Boulevard in Tucson, Arizona, when the Arizona Wildcats lost their Elite Eight battle against the Badgers from Wisconsin. It all started innocently enough, with drunk fans gathering in the streets after the game. However, once the riot cops gave the orders to disperse, a few […]

  • Cubs Catcher Welington Castillo Catches Ball With Groin (GIF)

    Cubs Catcher Welington Castillo Catches Ball With Groin (GIF)

    Ladies and gentlemen, we have the first nut shot of the 2014 MLB season. The lucky recipient is Welington Castillo, catcher for the Chicago Cubs, who took a foul tip off the bat of the Pirates’ Pedro Alvarez right to the crotch. Surprisingly, Castillo doesn’t seem particularly excited to be receiving this honor, instead standing straight […]

  • NBA2K and Make-A-Wish Team Up for 14-Year-Old’s Wish (Video)

    NBA2K and Make-A-Wish Team Up for 14-Year-Old’s Wish (Video)

    Treyvon Williams-King is 14-years-old and suffers from a hematologic disorder, making him a candidate for the Make-A-Wish Foundation‘s brand of magic. His wish was simply to visit the 2K Sports studios, but Make-A-Wish and 2K did him two or three better, arranging for him to be scanned and animated into the latest installment of NBA […]