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  • 9 Celebrity Sports Stars Spotted At The 2013 Kentucky Derby

    9 Celebrity Sports Stars Spotted At The 2013 Kentucky Derby

    Last weekend’s 139th running of the Kentucky Derby brought out a fair amount of celebrities, and there was no shortage of well-known athletes among them. Coaches and players, college players and professional retirees: Everybody wanted to be in on the action. And why not? If they let Jason Biggs strut around the red carpet like […]

  • CBC Camera Catches a Leafs Fan Smoking a Joint (Video)

    CBC Camera Catches a Leafs Fan Smoking a Joint (Video)

    According to a survey conducted by UNICEF on child well-being in rich countries, “Canada’s young people have the highest rate of cannabis use” among “developed countries,” at 28%.  And falling within that 28% of young Canadian pot smokers is this Toronto Maple Leafs fan, who was caught by CBC’s camera taking a puff from a […]

  • This Day In Sports History (May 7th) — Denver Nuggets

    This Day In Sports History (May 7th) — Denver Nuggets

    It was on this day in 1994 that the No. 8 seeded Denver Nuggets upset the top ranked Seattle SuperSonics in the first round of the NBA playoffs.  It was the first time that a No. 1 seed fell to a No. 8 seed since the first round of the NBA playoffs went to a […]

  • Female Spurs Fan Has Busy Hands (Video)

    Female Spurs Fan Has Busy Hands (Video)

    With just four minutes remaining in the fourth quarter, it appeared as though the Golden State Warriors were in complete control of Game One of their Western Conference Semifinal series against the San Antonio Spurs.  They were leading by a score of 104-88 at the time, and Stephen Curry was on fire. But the Spurs […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 5/6/2013 — Andrelton Simmons

    Stat Line of the Night — 5/6/2013 — Andrelton Simmons

    The Atlanta Braves have plenty of big names and big bats in their line-up, but on Monday night in Cincinnati, it was one of their lesser known players that was carrying the offense. Batting in the eighth spot of the Braves’ line-up, shortstop Andrelton Simmons stepped up to the plate four times, and two of […]

  • 9 Famous Cases of MLB Pitchers Who Were Caught Cheating

    9 Famous Cases of MLB Pitchers Who Were Caught Cheating

    The Red Sox currently have the best record in Major League Baseball. The biggest reason for this is the resurgence of their once great starting rotation, led by Clay Bucholz and his 1.01 ERA and 6-0 record through his first six starts. However, it seems not everybody is willing to believe that Bucholz could be […]

  • Dangerous Winds Cause Soccer Net To Steamroll a Fan in Norway (Video)

    Dangerous Winds Cause Soccer Net To Steamroll a Fan in Norway (Video)

    When I was a kid playing soccer, the most exciting thing about playing in championship games was getting goals with nets on them. We never had that luxury during league games because, yes, it was a pretty pitiful league. But for interleague championship games they pulled out all the stops, and we felt like pros. […]

  • This Day In Sports History (May 6th) — Hartford Whalers

    This Day In Sports History (May 6th) — Hartford Whalers

    It was on this day in 1997 that Hartford Whalers owner Peter Karmanos officially announced that the team would be relocated to Raleigh, North Carolina, and be known as the Carolina Hurricanes. Karmanos was frustrated with the team’s poor attendance figures as well as a lack of corporate support, which prompted the move to North […]

  • Canadiens and Senators Engage in Epic Playoff Line Brawl (Videos)

    Canadiens and Senators Engage in Epic Playoff Line Brawl (Videos)

    You generally don’t see as many hockey fights during the playoffs as you do in the regular season. The reason is that, during the playoffs, every single minute is crucial, and every single player is needed. If a guy isn’t deemed absolutely crucial to his team, then he isn’t in the lineup. So teams just […]