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  • Duke’s Brandon Ingram Can Jump Really, Really High (Video)

    Duke’s Brandon Ingram Can Jump Really, Really High (Video)

    It seems that videos showing off basketball players’ vertical leaps are now a thing, as this Brandon Ingram video demonstrates. The Duke forward is 6’8, 200 pounds, but can JUMP. It’s a little hard to get a sense of the scale of the jump due to the slow motion B.S. set to rap music, but […]

  • The New NBA Alternate Uniforms Have Been Leaked (Pic)

    The New NBA Alternate Uniforms Have Been Leaked (Pic)

    As fans have seen in recent years, the league has made a pretty big meal out of marketing and selling NBA alternate uniforms to its fans. Some have been decent, some have been praised, but most have been viewed as unnecessary and a little ridiculous-looking. Namely, the “familiar” ones that had the players’ first names […]

  • ‘Space Jam 2′ Starring LeBron James Is One Step Closer to Happening

    ‘Space Jam 2′ Starring LeBron James Is One Step Closer to Happening

    Rumors about a possible Space Jam 2 starring LeBron James have been floating around the interwebs for a long time. However, now there’s news that suggests the project is actually on the verge of happening. And not just because LeBron was in Trainwreck. On Wednesday, Warner Bros. Entertainment announced that they had signed a “content […]

  • Bills WR Marquise Goodwin  Wins Long Jump Silver Medal at Pan Am Games

    Bills WR Marquise Goodwin Wins Long Jump Silver Medal at Pan Am Games

    Being a two sport-athlete is nothing new, but I think Marquise Goodwin should get extra points for managing to keep his moonlighting such a well-guarded secret. The Bills WR got second place in the Pan Am Games long jump competition, mustering up a distance of 8.27, but succumbing to the eventual winner, who tallied 8.54. Of […]

  • A Phillies Fan Took a Flying Bat to the Face Yesterday (Video)

    A Phillies Fan Took a Flying Bat to the Face Yesterday (Video)

    When Cody Asche stepped to the plate yesterday at Citizens Bank Park and knocked off a foul ball, the eyes of almost every Phillies fan followed the trajectory of the ball. However, in doing so, they failed to notice that the bat, too, had flown from his hands and was shooting towards the fans on […]

  • Mark Cuban’s Best Lines as President in ‘Sharknado 3′ (Videos)

    Mark Cuban’s Best Lines as President in ‘Sharknado 3′ (Videos)

    Mark Cuban, fresh off getting left at the altar by flaky Clipper DeAndre Jordan, showed off some of his acting chops last night for the SyFy premiere of Sharknado 3. For those unfamiliar, it’s about a shark that’s also a tornado. Or something. It’s an unapologetic C-movie that actually cast the Mavericks owner and Shark […]

  • Famed Ball Hawk Zack Hample Assaulted at Yankee Stadium (Pics)

    Famed Ball Hawk Zack Hample Assaulted at Yankee Stadium (Pics)

    Remember Zack Hample, the famous ball-hawk who caught A-Rod’s 3000th hit and became friends with former adult film star Lisa Ann? Well, he had quite the interesting night at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday. And it started with him getting assaulted by another fan during batting practice. First we’ll hear Hample’s side of the story: Unfortunately […]

  • Phillies Win! Papelbon is Tackling Teammates! (GIF)

    Phillies Win! Papelbon is Tackling Teammates! (GIF)

    The Philadelphia Phillies beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-4 Wednesday afternoon thanks to pinch-hitter Odubel Herrera‘s walk-off RBI single in the 10th inning. This made Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon a very happy man. So happy that he just wanted to tackle someone. So he did: #Walkoff at your own risk. http://t.co/4LY2PG5mvF pic.twitter.com/SB3XCXErCE — MLB (@MLB) […]

  • Reds Fan Runs Onto Field, Escapes Over Outfield Fence (Videos)

    Reds Fan Runs Onto Field, Escapes Over Outfield Fence (Videos)

    Over the years, we’ve brought you plenty of clips featuring people running onto a baseball field and disrupting play.  Many of those clips end in the same way—with security tackling the intruder and dragging them away.  But every once in a while we’re treated to a great escape. It happened a couple of years ago […]

  • Watch This James Harden Impersonation (Video)

    Watch This James Harden Impersonation (Video)

    Remember Twitter user @BdotAdot5, the dude who did the perfect Russell Westbrook impersonation (which even impressed Westrbook himself)? Well he’s back with a few more impersonations, and they may be even better than his last. First, there’s his James Harden impersonation: James Harden be like… Posted by BdotAdot5 on Wednesday, July 22, 2015   And if you […]

  • Lakers Press Conference Gets Awkward After Kobe Question (Video)

    Lakers Press Conference Gets Awkward After Kobe Question (Video)

    During a Los Angeles Lakers introductory press conference earlier today, Roy Hibbert, Lou Williams and Brandon Bass were all asked whether they had heard from Kobe Bryant.  And if so, what did he say? Listen to their answers: A video posted by Dave McMenamin (@davemcten) on Jul 22, 2015 at 11:29am PDT Did you hear that? […]