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  • 20 Tough Athletes Who Played Through Injuries

    20 Tough Athletes Who Played Through Injuries

    Almost every pro athlete has played through painful injuries. In fact, depending on the sport, some are constantly playing through painful injuries. Nevertheless, some instances of athletes playing through injuries are more notable than others, whether it’s because of the extent of the injury or the circumstances surrounding it. And today we’re going to take […]

  • DeAndre Jordan Posterized ESPN’s Charissa Thompson (Video)

    DeAndre Jordan Posterized ESPN’s Charissa Thompson (Video)

    Remember last week when we suggested that “posterizing“—i.e., dunking a basketball over somebody in an unexpected place—might be the next big viral internet craze? Yeah, well, it’s happening. Before you know it this thing might reach “Harlem Shake” proportions. On May 15, the day after our first post on the subject, we saw this video […]

  • ‘Kronwalling’ Is All the Rage in Detroit (Video)

    ‘Kronwalling’ Is All the Rage in Detroit (Video)

    In Detroit, they sure do love watching dudes get “Kronwalled.” That’s when defenseman Niklas Kronwall obliterates an opponent with an epic open-ice hit, and it’s not to be confused with getting “cornholed,” which is…well, something very different. The term originated a couple of years ago as fans started taking note of the six-foot Swede’s proclivity […]

  • This Day In Sports History (May 22nd) — Annika Sörenstam

    This Day In Sports History (May 22nd) — Annika Sörenstam

    It was on this day in 2003 that Annika Sörenstam played in the Bank of America Colonial golf tournament in Fort Worth, Texas.  By taking part in the event, she became the first woman since Babe Zaharias in 1945 to compete against men on the PGA Tour. At the time, Sörenstam was coming off back-to-back […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 5/21/2013 — Mike Trout

    Stat Line of the Night — 5/21/2013 — Mike Trout

    During his rookie season in the Major Leagues, Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout put together quite the impressive resume, earning AL Rookie of the Year honors and finishing second to Triple Crown winner Miguel Cabrera in AL MVP voting.  And he has added yet another achievement to that list just two months into his […]

  • Max Domi Goes Through-the-Legs for Highlight Reel Assist (Video)

    Max Domi Goes Through-the-Legs for Highlight Reel Assist (Video)

    The London Knights of the OHL didn’t win their Memorial Cup round robin game against the Portland Winterhawks on Monday, but if it’s any consolation, they didn’t fail to impress during their 6-3 defeat, either. Specifically, we’re referring to Knight’s forward Max Domi, son of former NHL tough guy, Tie Domi.  With London trailing by […]

  • Is This Gorgeous Brunette Mario Balotelli’s New Girlfriend? (Pics)

    Is This Gorgeous Brunette Mario Balotelli’s New Girlfriend? (Pics)

    Think it would suck to be a coach or teammate of Mario Balotelli? Try being his brother. You see, last week said brother, Enoch Barwuah, was sitting next to an incredibly hot brunette at the San Siro watching Mario and AC Milan take on Roma. So what conclusion does everyone draw? Well, if Enoch were […]

  • 9 MLB Teams That Should Already Call It Quits

    9 MLB Teams That Should Already Call It Quits

    Yeah, I know there’s still a long way to go in the 2013 MLB season. After all, we’re over a month-and-a-half away from the all-star break. Mathematically speaking, anything can happen, and every division is still wide open. But let’s face it: Just because something is possible doesn’t mean it’s likely. There are plenty of teams that don’t have […]