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  • Stat Line of the Night — 2/14/2013 — LeBron James

    Stat Line of the Night — 2/14/2013 — LeBron James

    Before they head into the weekend’s All-Star break, the NBA provided its fans with a rematch of last year’s NBA Finals, as the Miami Heat took on the Oklahoma City Thunder in front of a national television audience.  And just like last year, it was the Heat emerging victorious, thanks in large part to the […]

  • The 27 Best GIFs from the First Half of the 2012-13 NBA Season

    The 27 Best GIFs from the First Half of the 2012-13 NBA Season

    While we actually reached the midway point of the 2012-13 NBA schedule a couple of weeks ago, the event typically viewed as the official midseason break—NBA All-Star Weekend—starts tomorrow night in Houston. So with the festivities almost at hand, it’s the perfect time to take a look back at the season so far. And what […]

  • Orlando Magic Mascot and Fans Do the Harlem Shake (Video)

    Orlando Magic Mascot and Fans Do the Harlem Shake (Video)

    Brace yourselves: a tidal wave of Harlem Shake videos are coming. This latest internet meme is somewhere between 9 and 14 days old, depending on which YouTube video you want to pinpoint as the originator. However, in that short amount of time, the trend is already everywhere, including the newsroom at TSN’s SportsCentre. Now it’s […]

  • Erik Karlsson’s Achilles Was Severed by Matt Cooke’s Skate (Video)

    Erik Karlsson’s Achilles Was Severed by Matt Cooke’s Skate (Video)

    Well, here’s some terrible news for the Ottawa Senators and pretty much anyone who enjoys watching exciting and creative hockey: the reigning Norris Trophy winner, Erik Karlsson, is sidelined indefinitely with a lacerated Achilles tendon. Going for the puck in the corner of his own zone last night against the Penguins in Pittsburgh, Karlsson got […]

  • Michael Jordan: Sports Illustrated “The 50th Cover” Unveiled (Photo)

    Michael Jordan: Sports Illustrated “The 50th Cover” Unveiled (Photo)

    On February 17th of this year (which is this Sunday), Michael Jordan will be celebrating his 50th birthday.  As a result, Sports Illustrated is celebrating the occasion by placing Jordan on the cover of next week’s issue, which just so happens to be his 50th appearance on the magazine’s cover—as Sports Illustrated themselves have stated, […]

  • Flames Fans Pay Priceless Tribute to Jaromir Jagr (Video)

    Flames Fans Pay Priceless Tribute to Jaromir Jagr (Video)

    Last night the Dallas Stars, the only NHL team in Texas, traveled north to the Texas of Canada, Alberta, to take on the Calgary Flames. Of course, being Canadians, the Flames’ fans were well aware that they were getting one of their last chances to watch one of the most prolific point-produces in NHL history: Jaromir Jagr. […]

  • Oscar Pistorius Charged with Murdering His Girlfriend

    Oscar Pistorius Charged with Murdering His Girlfriend

    You know how you’ve read all those moving, inspirational stories about double-amputee Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius, and what a hero he is? Yeah, well, never mind. All that stuff has been undone. The fact that this guy became the first double-amputee in history to compete in the Olympics against able-bodied athletes doesn’t really matter any […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 2/13/2013 — Mike Cammalleri

    Stat Line of the Night — 2/13/2013 — Mike Cammalleri

    Mike Cammalleri suited up for the first time in four games last night when the Calgary Flames hosted the Dallas Stars, and despite the layoff, the Flames’ winger didn’t seem to miss a beat. Cammalleri had been dealing with a hip injury, but that didn’t hamper him one bit on Wednesday, as he recorded a […]

  • TSN SportsCentre Crew Does the Harlem Shake (Video)

    TSN SportsCentre Crew Does the Harlem Shake (Video)

    You know what the Harlem Shake is, right? It’s only the latest dance craze/internet meme. Basically people get a camera and film themselves dancing to a song by this electronic musician named Baauer, and all the videos basically go the same way: they start off with just one person dancing in a creepy mask amidst […]

  • Rick Nash Delivers ‘Assist of the Year’ Candidate (Video)

    Rick Nash Delivers ‘Assist of the Year’ Candidate (Video)

    Thomas Vanek of the Buffalo Sabres and Patrick Kane of the Chicago Blackhawks were early candidates for “Assist of the Year” honors when they each delivered their own behind-the-back passes, which set up goals by Jason Pominville and Marian Hossa, respectively, earlier in the season. Unfortunately for both Vanek and Kane, they have since been […]