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  • Jared Allen Announces His Retirement in Most Jared Allen Way Possible (Video)

    Jared Allen Announces His Retirement in Most Jared Allen Way Possible (Video)

    Earlier today, former Chiefs, Vikings, Bears and Panthers defensive end Jared Allen took to Twitter to announce his retirement.  And he did it in the most Jared Allen way possible—decked out in cowboy gear while sitting atop a horse in a snowy field. Check it out: Riding off into the sunset pic.twitter.com/wZXovseGKS — Jared Allen […]

  • D-League Team to Wear Obama Jerseys for Black History Month (Pic)

    D-League Team to Wear Obama Jerseys for Black History Month (Pic)

    The Utah Jazz D-League team, the Idaho Stampede, are donning some new uniforms in honor of Black History Month. On February 20th, the players will be wearing jerseys emblazoned with the likes of Maya Angelou, Barack Obama, and Frederick Douglas on them. Their faces will be laid against an all-black background, and all three likenesses […]

  • Gary Bettman Upholds Dennis Wideman Suspension Based on Text Message Sent to Teammate

    Gary Bettman Upholds Dennis Wideman Suspension Based on Text Message Sent to Teammate

    Nobody was shocked on Wednesday when NHL commissioner Gary Bettman upheld the 20-game Dennis Wideman suspension. What was surprising was Bettman’s reasoning—specifically, his reliance on a text message in determining whether Wideman was truly sorry for colliding with linesman Don Henderson. The text Dennis Wideman sent to his teammate: “(t)he only problem and the only […]

  • Mike Tyson Dressed Up Like Clubber Lang is as Great as it Sounds (Pics)

    Mike Tyson Dressed Up Like Clubber Lang is as Great as it Sounds (Pics)

    Mike Tyson might be taking the self-parody stage of his career to amazing new highs (lows?). The former heavyweight champ made an appearance on his pal Jimmy Kimmel’s TV show, and showed up decked out as Rocky III‘s Clubber Lang, complete with a too-tall mohawk. Unfortunately, we don’t have the actual video of the skit, […]

  • Nike Drops Manny Pacquiao Over Derogatory Comments About Gay People

    Nike Drops Manny Pacquiao Over Derogatory Comments About Gay People

    Well here’s a shocker. One day after boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao told a Filipino television station that gay people were “worse than animals,” Nike dropped the guy like a hot potato. The Swoosh officially terminated its endorsement contract with Pac-Man on Wednesday. The 37-year-old boxer had endorsed Nike for eight years, but apparently his Instagram […]

  • Report: Dwight Howard and James Harden Tried to Get Each Other Traded

    Report: Dwight Howard and James Harden Tried to Get Each Other Traded

    According to a report from Fran Blinebury of NBA.com, Houston Rockets stars Dwight Howard and James Harden tried to get each other traded in 2014. If you follow the NBA at all, this probably does not come as a huge shock. However, it does illustrate just how broken the Rockets actually are. Everybody knew what […]