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  • Pats’ Brandon Spikes Brings Us This Interesting Fumble Dance (GIF)

    Pats’ Brandon Spikes Brings Us This Interesting Fumble Dance (GIF)

    The Patriots and their fans had plenty of reasons to dance last night during their 41-28 thumping of the Houston Texans.  It appeared as though one of those reasons had taken place less than five minutes into the third quarter, as a reception by Texans’ tight end Owen Daniels one yard behind the line of […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 1/13/2013 — Shane Vereen

    Stat Line of the Night — 1/13/2013 — Shane Vereen

    When the New England Patriots and the Houston Texans met at Gillette Stadium during week 14 of this season, it was Tom Brady who emerged as the star of the show, throwing for 296 yards and four touchdowns during the Pats’ 41-14 victory.  And while the Pro Bowl quarterback had another impressive showing against the […]

  • Ryan Whitney Is Shocked SI’s Power Rankings Place Oilers Third (Video)

    Ryan Whitney Is Shocked SI’s Power Rankings Place Oilers Third (Video)

    The Edmonton Oilers have accumulated a lousy 84 wins over the past three seasons.  As a result, they have finished in last place in the NHL’s Northeast Division in each of those seasons, and they have actually finished dead last in two of those season (the other, last season, saw them finish second-last, ahead of […]

  • Watch This Kid Drain An Impressive Backwards Buzzer Beater (Video)

    Watch This Kid Drain An Impressive Backwards Buzzer Beater (Video)

    In basketball there are buzzer beaters, and then there are backwards, over-the-head, two-handed buzzer beaters taken by clumsy-looking chubby kids. The video you are about to watch is of the latter variety. Recently, an eighth grade kid named Matt DeMember made such a shot while playing a game in a co-ed hoops league at Greenridge […]

  • 11 Big Questions Heading Into the 2013 NHL Season

    11 Big Questions Heading Into the 2013 NHL Season

    Well here’s something I didn’t think I was going to get to write this year—a list of the biggest storylines for the upcoming NHL season. Just three weeks ago I had pretty much given up all hope that the groundless and maddening NHL lockout would ever end. Now here I am, very pleasantly surprised to […]

  • Check Out These Dancing Gonzaga Fans (GIF)

    Check Out These Dancing Gonzaga Fans (GIF)

    What is it about a live sporting event that makes people want to dance? Have you ever wondered that? Is the energy and excitement of the crowd just so intoxicating that you have to shake your hips and flail your arms? Is there perhaps a deep abiding desire to maybe get on television? Is it […]

  • Peruvian Goalkeeper Makes Not One, But Two Insane Saves in a Row (Video)

    Peruvian Goalkeeper Makes Not One, But Two Insane Saves in a Row (Video)

    When a player on your favorite team exercises poor judgment or makes a major blunder, heartburn and hairpulling is often the result. However, every once in a while a boneheaded play actually sets up something truly remarkable. And that’s what we have for you here. During a recent match between Peru and Uruguay at the […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 1/10/2013 — Paul George

    Stat Line of the Night — 1/10/2013 — Paul George

    In the world of fantasy basketball, Paul George is what we like to call, “a stat filler.” Why do we refer to the Pacers’ forward as a “stat-filler,” you ask?  Take last night’s game against the New York Knicks, for example, as George was filling the stat sheet to the tune of 24 points, 11 […]

  • Johnny Manziel’s 47 Touchdowns In One Video

    Johnny Manziel’s 47 Touchdowns In One Video

    Johnny Manziel, a.k.a. Johnny Football, scored a remarkable 47 touchdowns during his Freshman year at Texas A&M.  It was quite the impressive season for the first-year quarterback, as he broke the FBS Freshman record and the SEC record for total offense in a season, with an incredible 4,600 yards.  As a result, he was an […]

  • Brandon Paul of Illinois Posterized Trevor Mbakwe of Minnesota (Video)

    Brandon Paul of Illinois Posterized Trevor Mbakwe of Minnesota (Video)

    Last night in Champagne, Illinois, the #8 Minnesota Golden Gophers showed the Big Ten and the rest of the country that they are not a fluke by spanking the #12 Illinois Fighting Illini 84-67 on their home court. This convincing victory extended the Gophers’ record to an impressive 15-1 (and 3-0 in the Big Ten), […]