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  • Padres Announcers Are Big Fans of Hot Dogs and Hot Chicks (Video)

    Padres Announcers Are Big Fans of Hot Dogs and Hot Chicks (Video)

    Want to know how to get on camera at a baseball game? Well, start by being female and attractive. That right there gives you about a 10% chance. Next, get yourself some seats behind home plate, because that will increase your chances by another 75%. Finally, to really seal the deal, go ahead and throw […]

  • Not Pumped for the NBA Finals? This Ad from ABC Might Help (Video)

    Not Pumped for the NBA Finals? This Ad from ABC Might Help (Video)

    What’s a professional sports championship without a slick, sentimental promotional advertisement? Not much, apparently. Last month, CBC’s Hockey Night in Canada dropped a nice ad for the Stanley Cup Playoffs that tugged at a fan’s heartstrings. Now ESPN and ABC have come up with one promoting their coverage of the NBA Finals. The ad features […]

  • 30 Bold Fashion Statements from the 2013 French Open

    30 Bold Fashion Statements from the 2013 French Open

    The French Open is played in Paris, which just might be the most fashionable city in the world. Thus, you would expect the players to go the extra mile with their on-court attire and try extra hard to look tres chic…and they do. Some players looked awesome, while some looked ridiculous. Either way, most made […]

  • This Day In Sports History (June 5th) — Count Fleet

    This Day In Sports History (June 5th) — Count Fleet

    It was on this day in 1943 that Johnny Longden aboard Count Fleet won the 75th running of the Belmont Stakes.  With the win, Count Fleet became just the sixth horse in history to win horse racing’s triple crown. After putting forth dominant performances during his previous three races, only two horses dared line up […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 6/4/2013 — Yasiel Puig

    Stat Line of the Night — 6/4/2013 — Yasiel Puig

    Yasiel Puig has been quite the revelation for the Los Angeles Dodgers.  Nearly one year after signing a seven-year/$42-million deal, the 22-year-old Cuban made his first start for the Dodgers on Monday, and he helped them secure the victory by doubling off the Padres’ Chris Denorfia at first with a frozen rope from deep right […]

  • Pierre McGuire Making Love to a Penguin Is Hilarious (GIF)

    Pierre McGuire Making Love to a Penguin Is Hilarious (GIF)

    Pierre McGuire broke into the NHL with the Pittsburgh Penguins, where he won Stanley Cup rings in 1991 and 1992 as the team’s scout and assistant coach.  He has since translated that coaching gig (as well as stints in Hartford and Ottawa), into a broadcasting job with the NHL on NBC, where he can be […]

  • 15 Most-Ejected MLB Managers of All-Time

    15 Most-Ejected MLB Managers of All-Time

    In most sports, if the coach or manger went ballistic, got up in the official’s face, and screamed at him at the top of his lungs, that person would get suspended and/or fined. Baseball, however, is different. It’s expected that managers will go apesh*t from time to time. It’s part of the game. When it […]

  • Brazilian Soccer Fan Proves That Not All Brazilians Can Dance (Video)

    Brazilian Soccer Fan Proves That Not All Brazilians Can Dance (Video)

    I always thought that every Brazilian had the inherent ability to dance…until I saw the video below. It comes to us via Sunday’s international soccer friendly between England and Brazil at the Estádio do Maracanã in Rio de Janeiro. With “Pump It,” by the Black Eyed Peas blaring over the loudspeaker during a break in […]