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  • This Thai Boxing Knockout Looks Like Something Out of a Movie (Video)

    This Thai Boxing Knockout Looks Like Something Out of a Movie (Video)

    If you’ve watched Bloodsport, the Rocky series, or any other boxing, kickboxing or martial arts movie, you are probably well aware of what a fake punch looks like.  You know, the one that knocks an opponent off their feet, before sending their lifeless body to the canvas?  Well, apparently, sometimes that sort of knockout punch […]

  • 9 Memorable NBA Playoff Blowouts

    9 Memorable NBA Playoff Blowouts

    When the NBA playoffs roll around, you expect games to be a little closer than they might be in the regular season. Every game matters more, and every player should be playing like there’s no tomorrow. However, so far the 2013 NBA Playoffs have featured what seems like an inordinate number of blowouts. The Hawks […]

  • Viral Photo: Kid Steps in to Break Up Argument Between Coach and Referee

    Viral Photo: Kid Steps in to Break Up Argument Between Coach and Referee

    There are lots of reasons why we make kids play sports. It’s fun for them, it’s good for them, and it helps them make friends. However, perhaps the most important reason we have kids play sports is that it provides a way to teach them valuable life lessons and instill good values. Through sports, we can teach […]

  • This Day In Sports History (May 15th) — Cito Gaston

    This Day In Sports History (May 15th) — Cito Gaston

    It was on this day in 1989 that Cito Gaston was named the manager of the Toronto Blue Jays.  It was his first managerial job in the Majors and three years later he would go on to lead the club to their first ever World Series title. Gaston joined the Jays in 1982 as a […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 5/14/2013 — Carlos Gonzalez

    Stat Line of the Night — 5/14/2013 — Carlos Gonzalez

    After getting out to a 15-8 start this season, the Colorado Rockies have fallen on hard times, winning just five of their last 15 contests entering last night’s game against the Chicago Cubs.  They were looking to right the ship while closing the gap between themselves and the NL West-leading San Francisco Giants.  And they would do just that, […]

  • LFL Player Celebrates Tackle By Twerking On Opponent’s Head (Video)

    LFL Player Celebrates Tackle By Twerking On Opponent’s Head (Video)

    Here’s a tackle dance that you probably won’t be seeing during an NFL game anytime soon. It’s the twerk-on-your-opponent’s-head tackle dance, and it was showcased by Ogom Chijindu of the LFL‘s Los Angeles Temptation, following a tackle on  Riki Creger-Zier of the Seattle Mist. Check it out: That’s probably the first time you’ve seen someone celebrate […]

  • Bryce Harper Injures Himself Running Face First Into the Outfield Wall (Video)

    Bryce Harper Injures Himself Running Face First Into the Outfield Wall (Video)

    Warning tracks on baseball fields are intended to warn outfielders chasing down fly balls that they are approaching the outfield wall.  Whether or not they actually work is up for debate, but I can almost certainly state that Bryce Harper would argue against their effectiveness. With the Washington Nationals leading the Los Angeles Dodgers by a score […]

  • 30 Classic Hockey Hairdos

    30 Classic Hockey Hairdos

    There’s so much to celebrate about hockey players, from their incredible physical fitness to their utter disregard for dental health. Today, however, we’re going to focus on just one admirable trait of professional hockey players: awesome hair. For years these guys have had the best hair of any sport outside soccer, and while you would […]

  • Yet Another Bench-Clearing Brawl from a Russian Youth Hockey Game (Video)

    Yet Another Bench-Clearing Brawl from a Russian Youth Hockey Game (Video)

    For years and years, hockey hardliners in North America criticized European players as soft while praising the virtue of hard-nosed Canadians. However, judging by what we’re seeing at the youth level in Russia these days, the next generation of Russian NHLers will be pretty damn tough. A couple years back we saw a bunch of […]

  • Behold, the Saddest Toronto Maple Leafs Fan You Will See All Day (Video)

    Behold, the Saddest Toronto Maple Leafs Fan You Will See All Day (Video)

    Watching your team blow a three-goal lead midway through the third period, and a two-goal lead with less than 1:30 remaining in regulation is not easy, especially when it comes during Game 7 of their first NHL playoff series in nine years. Toronto Maple Leafs fans had to deal with such heartbreak following their epic […]

  • Will “Posterizing” Be the Next Big Meme?

    Will “Posterizing” Be the Next Big Meme?

    Hey, remember planking? How about Tebowing? Or maybe Te’oing? Well, if we’re lucky, the big internet meme of 2013 will be posterizing. Now, for the uninitiated, “posterize” is a basketball term which basically means “to dunk on someone in a memorable fashion.” The idea is that, when a guy does this it looks like one […]

  • This Day In Sports History (May 14th) – Lyle Alzado

    This Day In Sports History (May 14th) – Lyle Alzado

    It was on this day in 1992 that former NFL defensive end Lyle Alzado passed away.  Years of steroid abuse led to a cancerous brain tumor, which ultimately caused Alzado to die at the young age of 43. Lyle Alzado was known throughout the NFL as a very intense and intimidating player on the field.  […]