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  • This Is What They Call A “Dome Shot” In Volleyball

    This Is What They Call A “Dome Shot” In Volleyball

    A dome shot can be defined as “any infliction or damage done to the head, cranium, or any other central area,” or “taking something to one’s own head.”  I am pretty sure this spike from a high school volleyball game between Needham and Newton fits both of those descriptions to a tee. Get your hands […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Welcoming The Cup With A Water Cannon Salute

    Picture Of The Day: Welcoming The Cup With A Water Cannon Salute

    It has been 49 years since the Stanley Cup last arrived in Chicago, so when the plane carrying the Cup touched down at O’Hare International Airport at 3:55 am local time this morning in the Windy City, it was greeted in a rather dramatic fashion. Awaiting Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane, Duncan Keith, and the rest […]

  • Keep Your Boogers To Yourself Kobe! (Video)

    Keep Your Boogers To Yourself Kobe! (Video)

    When the final buzzer sounded in Game 3 of the NBA Finals between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Boston Celtics, Kobe Bryant had already scored 29 points in a 91-84 victory, but he still had one more shot, or should we say “snot”, left in his arsenal. Poor Ric Bucher!  I don’t think this […]

  • Are These Zidane Inspired Commercials Really To Violent For TV?

    Are These Zidane Inspired Commercials Really To Violent For TV?

    Four years ago in Germany, French captain Zinedine Zidane was penalized for headbutting Italian defender Marco Materazzi during extra time of the 2006 World Cup final.  Zidane would be sent off the pitch with a straight red card, Italy would win in a shootout, and the image of his head driving into the chest of […]

  • Most Awkward Stanley Cup Winning Celebration Ever? (Video)

    Most Awkward Stanley Cup Winning Celebration Ever? (Video)

    The wait is finally over!  Last night at the Wachovia Center, the Chicago Blackhawks became the first team in this year’s Stanley Cup Finals to win on the road.  As a result, they were rewarded with their first Stanley Cup since 1961 and judging by their initial celebration, it sure does appear as though it […]

  • The Stat Line of the Night – 6/9/10 – Chicago Blackhawks

    The Stat Line of the Night – 6/9/10 – Chicago Blackhawks

    Here in Chicago last night, fireworks were crackling, car horns were honking and I think I even heard some banging on pots and pans. It was long overdue. The Chicago Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup for the first time since 1961 with a thrilling overtime victory in Philadelphia, beating the Flyers 4-3. Both teams played […]

  • Coolest Tricycle Stunt Ever (GIF)

    Coolest Tricycle Stunt Ever (GIF)

    Perhaps it is a good thing that I did not see footage of this stunt when I was younger, else it is a very real possibility that I would have taken my tricycle for a disastrous ride that would have ended in a rather painful manner (a scene that we have become all too familiar […]

  • Scariest Halloween Mask Ever?

    Scariest Halloween Mask Ever?

    First it was the mask of Friday The 13th villain Jason Voorhees that was a best seller every October.  Then it was the ghostly mask featured on the movie Scream being used to terrorize children during Halloween.  This time around, don’t be surprised to see these Khloe Kardashian masks flying off shelves as October 31st […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Ballsy Move

    Picture Of The Day: Ballsy Move

    It takes a lot of balls to strap on this tee-embedded jock-strap, and needless to say, Stewart Cink is clearly not lacking in testicular fortitude. The 37-year-old reigning British Open Champion held his breath as he donned this device, at the request of a trick-shot artist, during a charity event for The Healing Place last […]

  • David Kalb Hits Amazing Drive-By Trick Shot (Video)

    David Kalb Hits Amazing Drive-By Trick Shot (Video)

    David Kalb has proven himself before when he beat LeBron James in a game of H-O-R-S-E (not an easy feat when you consider what we have seen from King James in the past).  That was almost two years ago, but the former member of Capital University’s basketball team has once again taken his act to […]

  • Weightlifter Attempting To Squat 1008 lbs. Projectile Vomits On Judge Before Passing Out

    Weightlifter Attempting To Squat 1008 lbs. Projectile Vomits On Judge Before Passing Out

    Barbell with 1008 pounds of weight attached?  Check!  Hard rock-n-roll music playing in the background?  Check!  Team of five spotters standing by?  Check!  Breathing?……Yeah, I though he forgot something. This 21-year-old was preparing to assert himself among the top powerlifters at the Sr. Nationals in Chicago when he forgot one simple and incredibly important rule; […]

  • Chicago Media Takes A Shot At “Chrissy” Pronger

    Chicago Media Takes A Shot At “Chrissy” Pronger

    After stealing the pucks at the conclusion of each of the Blackhawks first two wins in their best-of-seven Stanley Cup Finals series with the Philadelphia Flyers (Ben Eager nabbed it after their third victory in Game 5), it is no secret that Chris Pronger has become public enemy No. 1 in the Windy City.  With […]

  • The Stat Line of the Night — 6/8/10 — Stephen Strasburg

    The Stat Line of the Night — 6/8/10 — Stephen Strasburg

    It’s being called the most hyped Major League debut by many people in and around baseball.  Just take a look for yourself, however.  Stephen Strasburg’s minor league games have been televised and every stat of his has been analyzed on ESPN and other national media outlets.  When it was announced that he would be making […]