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  • This Day In Sports History (May 2nd) — Lou Gehrig

    This Day In Sports History (May 2nd) — Lou Gehrig

    It was on this day in 1939 that Lou Gehrig’s consecutive games streak ended.  The streak was halted at 2,130 after Gehrig sat out a game against the Detroit Tigers, which the Yankees would go on to win by a score of 22-2. Gehrig’s consecutive games streak would be one of his greatest achievements and […]

  • Alabama Grocery Store Advertises “Jameis Winston King Crab Legs”

    Alabama Grocery Store Advertises “Jameis Winston King Crab Legs”

    When Jameis Winston got busted for trying to steal crab legs from a Publix grocery store, I imagine that everyone in the crab industry immediately started seeing dollar signs and hearing cash register sounds. But the first retailer to cash in on crab leg mania is Jack’s Foodland in Alabama. The manager of Jack’s Foodland is reportedly […]

  • ‘Oklahoman’ Newspaper Apologizes for Kevin Durant “Mr. Unreliable” Headline

    ‘Oklahoman’ Newspaper Apologizes for Kevin Durant “Mr. Unreliable” Headline

    Kevin Durant disappointed many with his 40 percent shooting in the first five games of the Oklahoma City Thunder’s playoff series against the Memphis Grizzlies—including, apparently, hometown paper The Oklahoman, which dubbed Durant “Mr. Unreliable” in a big, bold headline earlier today. The headline drew a storm of controversy, enough so that the paper released a […]

  • This Minor League Prank Is Pretty Funny, Unless You’re A Chicken (Video)

    This Minor League Prank Is Pretty Funny, Unless You’re A Chicken (Video)

    To be clear, I wasn’t using the figurative use of “chicken” like “coward,” in the title—but rather chicken like, “that animal we order at restaurants when we don’t really know what we want.” Allow me to explain… When you’re a minor league team situated in El Paso, you can’t really expect fun to come to […]

  • North Carolina A&T Linebacker Jermane Clark Shot Dead Outside His Home

    North Carolina A&T Linebacker Jermane Clark Shot Dead Outside His Home

    On Tuesday night, North Carolina A&T linebacker Jermane Clark was shot and killed outside his home in Greensborough, NC. Police don’t know, or at least have not revealed, much about the shooting so far. All we know is that Clark was “approached” by one or more people around 11 p.m. ET. Shortly thereafter an argument […]

  • Toronto Raptors Give Away Drake x OVO Lint Rollers at Game 5 vs. Nets

    Toronto Raptors Give Away Drake x OVO Lint Rollers at Game 5 vs. Nets

    As part of the worldwide fascination with all things Drake, the internet recently caught fire when the OVO figurehead was seen using a lint roller during a Toronto Raptors playoff game—and for good reason, because the idea of Drake using a lint roller at a basketball game is hilarious. Anyway, the phenomenon of Drake Lint Roller Mania […]