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  • Giancarlo Stanton Is Getting a Weird, Expensive New Helmet This Season (Pic)

    Giancarlo Stanton Is Getting a Weird, Expensive New Helmet This Season (Pic)

    Safety first. That’s apparently the motto that Giancarlo Stanton has adopted after he took a fastball to the face that looked downright terrifying. Schutt Sports, noted makers of football helmets, has introduced a prototype helmet for the Marlins outfielder. You’ll be quick to notice that the helmet offers an extension across the face that serves […]

  • Markel Brown RSVPs To Next Year’s Dunk Contest with a 360 Jam (Video)

    Markel Brown RSVPs To Next Year’s Dunk Contest with a 360 Jam (Video)

    The name Markel Brown might not resonate with anyone other than hardcore Nets fans, but the 6’3″ guard averaging just 3 PPG and shooting just 36% from the field may find another way to enter our hearts: With sick jams. In last night’s game against the Pelicans, Markel Brown tipped a pass for a fastbreak, […]

  • Formerly Homeless Baylor RB Silas Nacita Says NCAA Ruled Him Ineligible

    Formerly Homeless Baylor RB Silas Nacita Says NCAA Ruled Him Ineligible

    After Sports Illustrated profiled Baylor walk-on Silas Nacita ahead of the Cotton Bowl back in December, he immediately became one of the feel-good stories of the 2014 college football season. The kid had a scholarship to play football at Cornell but left after one season to be closer to home. Friends at Baylor said he […]

  • Dez Bryant Video: Cowboys WR Involved in 2011 Walmart Parking Lot Incident

    Dez Bryant Video: Cowboys WR Involved in 2011 Walmart Parking Lot Incident

    Please enable Javascript to watch this video We still don’t have the Dez Bryant video that apparently shows him doing something horrible, but we may be getting closer to finding out exactly where this video came from. On February 17, the NFL Media received an incident report filed by the Lancaster (Texas) Police Department that […]

  • Josh Hamilton Facing MLB Discipline After Suffering Drug Relapse

    Josh Hamilton Facing MLB Discipline After Suffering Drug Relapse

    Yesterday news broke that Josh Hamilton was in New York on Wednesday meeting with MLB officials over an unspecified “disciplinary issue.” Today we know that this “issue” is a drug relapse Hamilton suffered in the offseason. Hamilton, of course, had his superstar career delayed and nearly derailed by his addiction to drugs and alcohol. Drafted […]

  • Craig Sager Beat Cancer, Will Return to TNT March 5

    Craig Sager Beat Cancer, Will Return to TNT March 5

    A few weeks ago it occurred to me that we haven’t heard anything about Craig Sager in a while. And upon realizing that, I immediately feared the worst. That’s how it went with the late great Stuart Scott. The man gave a moving speech at the 2014 ESPY awards, then we didn’t hear anything about […]

  • Brawl Breaks Out In Penguins Bench During Game vs. Caps (Video)

    Brawl Breaks Out In Penguins Bench During Game vs. Caps (Video)

    It’s no secret that the Washington Capitals and the Pittsburgh Penguins don’t like each other.  That was quite evident Wednesday night when the two teams met for the fourth and final time this season at the Verizon Center. With no more regular season meetings on the schedule and no certainty that they’ll meet in the […]

  • Tonight’s Kevin Garnett Homecoming Will Give You Goosebumps (Video)

    Tonight’s Kevin Garnett Homecoming Will Give You Goosebumps (Video)

    Six days ago, KG was traded from the Brooklyn Nets to the Minnesota Timberwolves in exchange for Thaddeus Young.  Tonight at the Target Center, the Kevin Garnett homecoming finally took place and it was just as extravagant as you’d expect. It started with a “Welcome Home” video, followed by a standing ovation, an elaborate pregame […]

  • Maryland Flash Mob Sparks Terps’ Win Over Wisconsin (Video)

    Maryland Flash Mob Sparks Terps’ Win Over Wisconsin (Video)

    Last night, a exciting battle between the Big Ten’s top two teams unfolded at XFINITY Center, as the No. 14 Maryland Terrapins upset the No. 5 Wisconsin Badgers, 59-53. How exactly did the Terps pull off the upset?  With hard work, determination, and a Maryland Flash Mob that seemed to get the crowd behind them in […]

  • This Sidney Crosby GoPro Video Is Mesmerizing

    This Sidney Crosby GoPro Video Is Mesmerizing

    There are plenty of words you can use to describe Sidney Crosby‘s stick-handling abilities.  One of them is “mesmerizing.” You’ll likely agree with that assessment after watching the Sidney Crosby GoPro video below: Perhaps not as mesmerizing as watching the lovely Allison Stokke do her thing on the pole vault with the help of a […]