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  • The Gretzky Trade Gets an Autotune Remix From DJ Steve Porter (Video)

    The Gretzky Trade Gets an Autotune Remix From DJ Steve Porter (Video)

    How big was the trade that sent Wayne Getzky from Edmonton to Los Angeles in 1988? Well, considering the fact that, even then, Gretzky was in the running for “greatest hockey player of all-time,” is was kind of huge. Gretzky was the Jordan of hockey before Michael Jordan was even the Jordan of basketball, and […]

  • Football Is Back, and Judging by this Touchdown, So Is CJ2K (Video)

    Football Is Back, and Judging by this Touchdown, So Is CJ2K (Video)

    When Titans running back Chris Johnson ran a 4.24 forty at the NFL Combine in 2008, eyebrows were raised. And when he rushed for 2,006 yards in his second year in the league, nicknames were handed out. Chris Johnson was no longer Chris Johnson. He was CJ2K, only the 7th player in the history of […]

  • Batter Gets Hit by Pitch, So He Throws Bat at Pitcher (GIF + Video)

    Batter Gets Hit by Pitch, So He Throws Bat at Pitcher (GIF + Video)

    When you’re playing baseball and you get hit by a pitch, and you think it was on purpose, you could charge the mound and challenge the pitcher to some hand to hand combat—like a man. However, there’s always the risk that this could happen—and you don’t want that. So what can you do that could […]

  • This Day In Sports History (August 9th) — Wayne Gretzky Is Traded

    This Day In Sports History (August 9th) — Wayne Gretzky Is Traded

    It was on this day in 1988 that the Edmonton Oilers did the unthinkable and traded Wayne Gretzky.  “The Great One” was traded to the Los Angeles Kings along with Marty McSorley and Mike Krushelnyski in exchange for Jimmy Carson, Martin Gelinas, the Kings first round draft picks in 1989, 1991 and 1993 and $15 […]

  • Watching Justin Rose Take a Massive Divot is Hypnotic (GIF)

    Watching Justin Rose Take a Massive Divot is Hypnotic (GIF)

    With 35 players under par after the first round of the 2013 PGA Championship and two players—Adam Scott and Jim Furyk—recording rounds of 65, you might be tempted to assume that the Oak Hill Country Club in Rochester, New York, is quite the forgiving course.  But you’d be wrong. In addition to some narrow fairways, […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 8/8/2013 — Tim Lincecum

    Stat Line of the Night — 8/8/2013 — Tim Lincecum

    Tim Lincecum entered Thursday’s action in search of his first win since recording a no-hitter back on July 13th of this season.  The Giants have lost each of his three starts since he accomplished the feat, but that skid came to an end thanks to another near-perfect performance from “The Freak.” Lincecum stymied the Brewers […]

  • Argentine Soccer Coach Dislocates Shoulder While Celebrating (Video)

    Argentine Soccer Coach Dislocates Shoulder While Celebrating (Video)

    A coach getting injured? That’s not weird. After all, depending on the sport, they are often participating in practice sessions to some degree.  And even if they’re not taking part in the action, they are standing right there on the sidelines. Now, a coach getting injured while performing a celebratory high-five to no one? Yeah, […]

  • 27 Badass Shark GIFs

    27 Badass Shark GIFs

    I don’t know about you, but I’m enjoying the hell out of Shark Week. There’s no better way to unwind after a long day at work than watching terrifying sea creatures tear cute sea creatures to bits with their ferocious teeth, amiright? Of course, like all good things, Shark Week is going to come to […]

  • Kobe Bryant Goes to China and Makes Grown Men Weep (Video)

    Kobe Bryant Goes to China and Makes Grown Men Weep (Video)

    What’s Kobe Bryant been up to while recovering from that terrible torn achilles—besides tweeting pictures of his smoking hot wife, I mean? Well, right now he’s doing a publicity tour in—where else?—China. No, it’s not an NBA publicity tour. It’s a Kobe publicity tour. He does them pretty much every summer, in part because he […]

  • This Day In Sports History (August 8th) — Pete Rose

    This Day In Sports History (August 8th) — Pete Rose

    It was on this day in 1990 that Pete Rose began serving his five month prison sentence at Marion (Ill.) Federal prison camp. The MLB all-time hits leader pleaded guilty to two charges of tax evasion on April 20, 1990, after filing false income tax returns and not showing income he received from selling autographs […]

  • NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook: Let the Games Begin!!!

    NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook: Let the Games Begin!!!

    With the Hall of Fame Game in the books and week one of the preseason set to kick off today, another NFL season is officially upon us.  That means it’s time for training camp scuffles and bad rookie haircuts, and it also means that it’s about time the quarterbacks of the National Football League begin […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 8/7/2013 — Matt Harvey

    Stat Line of the Night — 8/7/2013 — Matt Harvey

    Matt Harvey has been one of the lone bright spots for the New York Mets this season, as he was named the starting pitcher for the National League during the 2013 All-Star Game at Citi Field, and he entered last night’s contest with an 8-3 record and a 2.21 ERA.  However, there was still one […]