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  • This Day In Sports History (November 25th) — Alonzo Mourning

    This Day In Sports History (November 25th) — Alonzo Mourning

    It was on this day in 2003 that New Jersey Nets center Alonzo Mourning announced his retirement.  Mourning retired due to complications from his kidney disease. Just a few weeks after announcing his retirement, Mourning underwent a successful kidney transplant.  After months of rehab and getting back into shape, Alonzo began practicing with his former […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 11/24/2013 — Philip Rivers

    Stat Line of the Night — 11/24/2013 — Philip Rivers

    This edition of the “Stat Line of the Night” could have went to Knowshon Moreno of the Broncos (230 total yards, one touchdown) or Josh Gordon of the Browns (17 receptions, 237 yards, one touchdown), but both of their brilliant performance came in a losing effort.  That leaves the door open for San Diego Charges […]

  • Penn State Hockey Fan Dances to Bon Jovi (GIF and Video)

    Penn State Hockey Fan Dances to Bon Jovi (GIF and Video)

    Apparently dancing to Bon Jovi’s “Livin’ on a Prayer” at sporting events is the latest craze. It started here, and now it’s resurfaced in a slightly less polished form at a recent Penn State hockey game. What Penn State fan Devon Fields lacks in technical performance skill (it doesn’t look like he knows the lyrics […]

  • Mikhail Grabovski Gets Accidental Skate to the Face (GIF)

    Mikhail Grabovski Gets Accidental Skate to the Face (GIF)

    At Saturday’s NHL match-up between the Washington Capitals and the Toronto Maple Leafs, the Caps’ Mikhail Grabovski faced off against his old teammates in Toronto, and suffered a pretty nasty injury in the process. It happened when Maple Leafs forward David Clarkson‘s skate accidentally hit Grabovski in the face after a failed dive. The hit […]

  • Female Packers Fans Brave Cold in Bikinis (GIF + Video)

    Female Packers Fans Brave Cold in Bikinis (GIF + Video)

    One way to test your loyalty to your football team is to see how you react to bone-chilling temperatures, like the ones being experienced in Green Bay right now. Fair-weather fans might be bundled up to avoid frostbite, but take a look at these female Cheeseheads, who had bikini tops on during less-than-20-degree weather. It […]

  • Pistons-Knicks Game Becomes Site of Incredible Dance Battle (Video)

    Pistons-Knicks Game Becomes Site of Incredible Dance Battle (Video)

    Hardened veterans of the dance wars know that dance battles can break out any time, anywhere, between anyone. And yet the “Dance Cam” at basketball games is normally a peaceful place for civilian dancers to goof off in front of the camera. But that was not the case at a recent NBA game between the […]

  • 9 Reasons Why Brady vs. Manning is the Best Rivalry in the NFL

    9 Reasons Why Brady vs. Manning is the Best Rivalry in the NFL

    Yesterday, while clicking around the internet trying to avoid doing actual work, I came across an article talking about this weekend’s marquee NFL matchup between Tom Brady’s New England Patriots and Peyton Manning’s Denver Broncos. The main argument of that article? That the rivalry was overblown, and everyone is tired of hearing about it. Well […]

  • Brady vs. Manning XIV: Tale of the Tape (Graphic)

    Brady vs. Manning XIV: Tale of the Tape (Graphic)

    By now you’ve probably already heard that Tom Brady and Peyton Manning will be squaring off for the 14th time in their NFL careers when the New England Patriots host the Denver Broncos on Sunday Night Football this weekend.  You also may have heard a few of their head-to-head stats already, like Brady’s 9-4 record […]

  • Hockey Stick Gets Stuck in Visor of Oilers’ Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (GIF)

    Hockey Stick Gets Stuck in Visor of Oilers’ Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (GIF)

    These days, more and more NHL players are wearing those cute little half visors. Some of them (like the Sedin Twins) probably wear them to deter other guys from punching them, and a few others probably wear them because they thing it looks cool. The rest, however, are trying to prevent serious eye injuries. After […]

  • This Day In Sports History (November 22nd) – Wayne Gretzky

    This Day In Sports History (November 22nd) – Wayne Gretzky

    It was on this day in 1999 that Wayne Gretzky was inducted into the Hockey Hall Of Fame.  Gretzky became the tenth and last player to bypass the usual three-year waiting period. Wayne Gretzky being elected to the Hall-Of-Fame was a no-brainer, as he is considered by many to be the greatest player in hockey […]