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  • 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 […]

  • Boxer Taunts Opponent, Promptly Gets Knocked Out Cold (Video)

    Boxer Taunts Opponent, Promptly Gets Knocked Out Cold (Video)

    I’m not a boxing expert or anything, but I imagine one of the cardinal rules of the sport would have to be something like, “when you have your opponent on the ropes, don’t let up in order to taunt him.” Unfortunately, nobody ever told this to Miguel Zuniga, and he’s obviously not one of our regular […]

  • This Day In Sports History (June 4th) — Detroit Red Wings

    This Day In Sports History (June 4th) — Detroit Red Wings

    It was on this day in 2008 that the Detroit Red Wings beat the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 6 to win the Stanley Cup.  The Red Wings won the game, 3-2, to capture their 11th Stanley Cup in franchise history. The Red Wings won the Presidents trophy for having the most points during the regular […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 6/3/2013 — LeBron James

    Stat Line of the Night — 6/3/2013 — LeBron James

    Heading into Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals last night, LeBron James held the NBA record for highest average point total in game sevens among all players who have played in at least two Game 7s.  He entered the contest just ahead of Michael Jordan, and he would leave just ahead of MJ after […]

  • The 13 Greatest Game 7s in the History of the NBA Playoffs

    The 13 Greatest Game 7s in the History of the NBA Playoffs

    Last year, the Boston Celtics took the powerhouse Miami Heat to seven games in the Eastern Conference Finals. This year the Indiana Pacers have done the same. Will the outcome in 2013 be different than the outcome in 2012? Will Roy Hibbert and the Pacers oust LeBron and the defending champs? The people of the […]

  • NBA Fines Roy Hibbert $75,000 for Homophobic Slur (Videos)

    NBA Fines Roy Hibbert $75,000 for Homophobic Slur (Videos)

    Indiana Pacers’ center Roy Hibbert has had what some people might call a “coming out party” during the 2013 NBA Playoffs. Though he’s been a fan-favorite in Indianapolis for several years now, it has taken some remarkable defensive performances in the Eastern Conference Finals against the mighty Miami Heat to get the attention of the […]