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  • This Day In Sports History (August 26th) — 1972 Olympics

    This Day In Sports History (August 26th) — 1972 Olympics

    It was on this day in 1972 that the opening ceremonies were held for the 20th Summer Olympic Games.  The games were held in Munich in what was then West Germany. The 1972 Summer Olympic Games are most remembered for a great performance by an American swimmer, as well as a horrific tragedy which took […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 8/25/2013 — Ryan Vogelsong

    Stat Line of the Night — 8/25/2013 — Ryan Vogelsong

    It had been over three months since Ryan Vogelsong had last earned a victory on the mound, but that streak of futility came to an end following a terrific performance against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday. The Giants’ righty was nearly flawless, allowing just two hits and one walk while striking out five over the […]

  • Here’s the First Great Hockey Highlight of the 2013-14 Season (Video)

    Here’s the First Great Hockey Highlight of the 2013-14 Season (Video)

    Seems a little odd to have a hockey highlight today, doesn’t it? I mean, it’s still August. NHL training camps don’t get under way until the second week of September, and the season is still over six weeks away. However, over in Russia, the KHL season kicks off on September 4, which means those teams’ […]

  • The 9 Least Valuable Teams in the NFL

    The 9 Least Valuable Teams in the NFL

    Whenever the rankings of the value of NFL franchises come out, most of the attention is given to the big guys at the top. Today, however, we’re going to do things in reverse. Instead of counting down the most valuable NFL teams, we’re going to countdown the least valuable NFL teams. Why? Well, for one, doing lists of the […]

  • Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Beat Hulk Hogan in an Arm Wrestling Match Today (Video)

    Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Beat Hulk Hogan in an Arm Wrestling Match Today (Video)

    The Fan Expo Canada is currently taking place this weekend in Toronto and as part of the festivities, the people hosting the event referred to as “Comic-Con North” invited Hulk Hogan to take on Toronto Mayor Rob Ford in an arm wrestling match between the world’s most famous professional wrestler and the world’s most famous crack-smoking […]

  • This Day In Sports History (August 23rd) — Bobby Bonds

    This Day In Sports History (August 23rd) — Bobby Bonds

    It was on this day in 2003 that former Major Leaguer Bobby Bonds passed away.  Bonds died of complications from lung cancer and a brain tumor at the age of 57. Bonds was a great leadoff hitter, who had the rare combination of raw power and blazing speed.  In 1969, he became only the fourth […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 8/22/2013 — Clayton Kershaw

    Stat Line of the Night — 8/22/2013 — Clayton Kershaw

    Clayton Kershaw appears to be well on his way to earning the 2013 NL Cy Young award, and last night’s performance may have just solidified that status for the Dodgers’ lefty. Kershaw seemed to be up to his usual routine against the Marlins on Thursday, as he allowed just five hits and three walks while […]

  • Arsenal’s Laurent Koscielny Gets Kicked in the Face (GIF)

    Arsenal’s Laurent Koscielny Gets Kicked in the Face (GIF)

    Arsenal’s 2013-14 Premier League campaign got off to an awfully rough start on Saturday, as they were defeated by Aston Villa at home, by a score of 3-1.  Thankfully, things improved dramatically for them on Wednesday when they defeated Fenerbahçe, 3-0, in the first leg of their Champions League qualifier. However, there was one member […]

  • Fan From the Stands Challenges MMA Fighter, Knocks Him Out (Video)

    Fan From the Stands Challenges MMA Fighter, Knocks Him Out (Video)

    Accepting a challenge from a fan in the stands may seem like an easy fight for any MMA fighter, but as you’ve probably heard many times before, things aren’t always what they seem. Max Baltrushin found that out the hard way during an Arrows MMA bout in Russia, as some dude by the name of […]