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  • This Day In Sports History (June 28th) – 1995 NBA Draft

    This Day In Sports History (June 28th) – 1995 NBA Draft

    It was on this day in 1995 that the NBA Draft took place at the Skydome in Toronto, Ontario.  This marked the first occasion that the draft was held outside the United States. The 1995 NBA Draft was the first for the expansion Vancouver Grizzlies and Toronto Raptors, who held the sixth and seventh picks, […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 6/27/2013 — Derek Holland

    Stat Line of the Night — 6/27/2013 — Derek Holland

    After losing six in a row earlier this month, the Texas Rangers found themselves on a roll heading into yesterday’s game at Yankee Stadium, having won six of their last seven.  And their winning ways continued, thanks in large part to the pitching of Derek Holland. The Rangers’ lefty was at his best on Thursday, […]

  • Photo Emerges of Aaron Hernandez Flaunting His Gun in the Mirror

    Photo Emerges of Aaron Hernandez Flaunting His Gun in the Mirror

    Back when he was a 19-year-old playing tight end for the University of Florida football team, Aaron Hernandez took a selfie of himself brandishing a Glock handgun in the mirror.  He may have assumed that the photo would cause at least a bit of a stir when he posed for it, but he probably never […]

  • Neymar Was Diving Like a Brazilian Greg Louganis Yesterday (Video)

    Neymar Was Diving Like a Brazilian Greg Louganis Yesterday (Video)

    Brazilian superstar Neymar has looked pretty good during the 2013 Confederations Cup. He’s scored some goals, done some pretty nice trash-talking, and given the entire soccer-mad nation of Brazil reason to believe they might just win the World Cup next summer on home soil. Unfortunately, while he has proven himself to be a cut above […]

  • 19 Soccer Dancing GIFs

    19 Soccer Dancing GIFs

    You see lots of dancing in the world of sports. Sometimes it’s in an end zone; sometimes it’s in the clubhouse before the game; sometimes it’s on the charter flight after the game, and sometimes it’s up in the stands, courtesy of inebriated fans. However, I’d say that nobody in the world of sports likes to dance like soccer players. […]

  • This Day In Sports History (June 27th) — France Win 1984 Euro

    This Day In Sports History (June 27th) — France Win 1984 Euro

    It was on this day in 1984 that France won the UEFA European Football Championships.  It was the country’s first major international soccer tournament victory. As the hosts of the tournament, France automatically qualified for the eight-team tournament.  They would cruise through the Group Stage of the tournament, beating Denmark 1-0 in their opener, and […]