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  • This Day In Sports History (March 19) — Brett Hull

    This Day In Sports History (March 19) — Brett Hull

    It was on this day in 1991 that Brett Hull became only the second player in NHL history to score 80 goals in a season.  Hull finished the year with 86 goals – the third most all-time, behind only Wayne Gretzky’s 92 in 1981-82 and Gretzky’s 87 in 1983-84.  Brett also became only the fifth […]

  • Shark Attack While Lionfish Hunting in Caribbean Caught on GoPro Cam (Video)

    Shark Attack While Lionfish Hunting in Caribbean Caught on GoPro Cam (Video)

    You may not have heard, but apparently there are too many lionfish in the Caribbean.  How many is too many, you ask?  According to the National Centers for Coastal Oceans Science, that number would be somewhere around 1,000 lionfish per square acre.  As a result, the Caribbean ecosystem has experienced a rather siginificant decline in the […]

  • 9 Biggest March Madness Cinderellas

    9 Biggest March Madness Cinderellas

    With St. Patrick’s Day being celebrated for the past three days or so, and Warren Buffett’s name back in the news, it’s clearly time for March Madness, the annual event in which people with little to no understanding of sports take home their office tourney jackpot, having gotten lucky on a couple dark horses that […]

  • KHL Fans Celebrate Playoff Win by Giving Star Player a Concussion (Video)

    KHL Fans Celebrate Playoff Win by Giving Star Player a Concussion (Video)

    Hockey fans in Astana, Kazakhstan, have never seen their local pro team win a KHL playoff series. So when Barys Astana swept Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg in the opening round last week, they were excited. How excited were they? So excited that a group of them went to meet the team’s plane at the airport, then proceeded […]

  • MLB Umpire Brad Myers Takes Scorching Line Drive to the Nuts (Video + GIF)

    MLB Umpire Brad Myers Takes Scorching Line Drive to the Nuts (Video + GIF)

    The vast majority of the time, you really don’t even notice where the umpires are on the field during a baseball game. They just kind of blend in and do their jobs. Unfortunately, during yesterday’s spring training game between the Reds and Indians, everyone noticed where third base umpire Brad Myers was. And that’s because […]

  • This Day In Sports History (March 18th) – Michael Jordan

    This Day In Sports History (March 18th) – Michael Jordan

    It was on this day in 1995 that Michael Jordan announced he would be returning to the NBA.  Jordan came back to the Bulls donning the number 45, as his familiar number 23 had already been retired following his initial retirement. In his two years away from basketball, MJ embarked on a baseball career.  He […]

  • “Tapped Out”: Check Out the Trailer for This MMA Flick (Video)

    “Tapped Out”: Check Out the Trailer for This MMA Flick (Video)

    The rise of mixed martial arts as a sport has influenced the creation of several MMA-themed movies, but none of those movies from the past have featured the same level of star power as the upcoming Lionsgate MMA movie titled, “Tapped Out.” With the likes of Anderson “Spider” Silva, Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida, and Krzysztof […]

  • 9 Biggest NCAA Tournament Snubs of All Time

    9 Biggest NCAA Tournament Snubs of All Time

    Every year the NCAA Tournament selection committee has it’s decisions scrutinized and questioned. However, the draw they came up with for the 2014 installment of March Madness has proven to be more controversial than most. For starters, Louisville is a No. 4 seed—which means the committee thinks they’re no better than 13th in the nation—despite […]