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  • This Day In Sports History (April 26th) – Coors Field

    This Day In Sports History (April 26th) – Coors Field

    It was on this day in 1995 that the Colorado Rockies played their first ever game at Coors Field.  The Rockies would beat the New York Mets 11-9 to earn their first victory in their new ballpark. Coors Field is known as a hitters’ ballpark due to the fact that it is located in Denver, […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 4/25/2013 — Gio Gonzalez

    Stat Line of the Night — 4/25/2013 — Gio Gonzalez

    After putting together a 21-8 record and a 2.89 ERA in 2012, Gio Gonzalez stumbled out of the gate in his second year with the Washington Nationals.  He has failed to last more than six innings in any of his first four starts in 2013, and he entered last night’s contest with a 1-1 record […]

  • QMJHL Playoff Game Ends in Massive Bench-Clearing Brawl (Video)

    QMJHL Playoff Game Ends in Massive Bench-Clearing Brawl (Video)

    The Quebec Major Junior Hockey League playoffs have been underway for quite a while now—36 days and three rounds, to be exact.  And if you haven’t been paying attention, you may want to start. Why, you ask?  Because if you don’t, you might miss another bench-clearing brawl, much like the one that unfolded following last […]

  • 13 Biggest Steals in the History of the NFL Draft

    13 Biggest Steals in the History of the NFL Draft

    Every time the NFL draft rolls around, everyone starts analyzing stats and assessing risks in an attempt to figure out which prospects are the real deal and which are bound to go down in history as major draft busts. Ultimately, however, after all the studying and thinking and discussing, success and failure balance each other […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 4/24/2013 — Robert Lewandowski

    Stat Line of the Night — 4/24/2013 — Robert Lewandowski

    While the first UEFA Champions League semi-final match-up was being pegged as a battle between two powerhouse clubs in Barcelona and Bayern Munich, the second was being viewed more so as a battle between two powerhouse strikers in Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Borussia Dortmund’s Robert Lewandowski. And at the moment, it is Lewandowski who […]

  • This Fan of Chris “Birdman” Andersen Was Pretty Excited Last Night (Video)

    This Fan of Chris “Birdman” Andersen Was Pretty Excited Last Night (Video)

    When the Miami Heat picked up Chris “Birdman” Andersen midway through the 2012-13 NBA season, it reminded me a lot of the Bulls picking up Dennis Rodman in 1995. Here you had a team that already had championship-winning superstars, adding a flamboyant defensive specialist. Well, that signing is looking pretty good these days. The Heat […]