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  • Stat Line of the Night — 3/7/2013 — Alex Ovechkin

    Stat Line of the Night — 3/7/2013 — Alex Ovechkin

    After starting off the lockout-shortened 2012-13 NHL season with just four points in his first eight games, and ten points in his first 16, many wondered whether we had seen the last of Alex Ovechkin‘s dominance at the offensive end of NHL rinks.  Apparently, we haven’t. The Russian sniper entered last night with three goals […]

  • Swiss Hockey Player Ronny Keller Paralyzed After Being Checked Into Boards (Video)

    Swiss Hockey Player Ronny Keller Paralyzed After Being Checked Into Boards (Video)

    A frightening scene unfolded in Switzerland on Tuesday during a second division hockey match, as Olten’s Ronny Keller was left paralyzed after being checked hard into the boards by Langenthal’s Stefan Schnyder while the two were racing full-speed for a loose puck in Olten’s zone. The play occurred in overtime, and caused a lengthy delay as Keller […]

  • Gold Replica of Lionel Messi’s Foot On Sale For $5.25-Million (Video)

    Gold Replica of Lionel Messi’s Foot On Sale For $5.25-Million (Video)

    Towards the end of 2012, Japanese jeweler Ginza Tanaka brought a cast of Lionel Messi‘s foot home with him following his trip to Spain.  The purpose was to create a replica of the Argentine star’s foot, which is set to go on sale for $5.25-million, with proceeds going towards the Leo Messi Foundation, a global charity for […]

  • MMA Fighter Knocked Out Cold Just 8 Seconds Into Round One (Video)

    MMA Fighter Knocked Out Cold Just 8 Seconds Into Round One (Video)

    I’ve got to hand it to MMA fighters. Regardless of their actual skill or fitness level, these men and women are brave. I’d definitely be way too scared that, upon entering the octagon, I’d get kicked in the head and knocked unconscious within the first ten seconds…kind of like the guy in the video we’re […]

  • Streaker Jumps Onto Ice at Calgary Flames Game (Video)

    Streaker Jumps Onto Ice at Calgary Flames Game (Video)

    Just last week we told you about a drunk hockey fan that hopped over the glass and onto the ice at a Canadian college hockey game, and at that time we commented on how we rarely, if ever, see streakers interrupt hockey games. So of course, just over a week later, another example comes along […]

  • 19 Funny Ball Boy GIFs

    19 Funny Ball Boy GIFs

    In the world of pro sports, athletes get 99% of the attention. And that’s probably fair, since without them nobody would watch. But there are a lot of other people involved in making sports happen, and every once in a while it’s nice to give them a shout-out. A few months back we tried to […]

  • Cricket Fan Take a Ball to the Head (Video)

    Cricket Fan Take a Ball to the Head (Video)

    Cricket and baseball are a lot alike. They employ very different terminology, of course, but basically both sports have bats, batters, pitchers, infielders, outfielders, outs, home runs, and strikeouts. The fans can be kind of similar, too. Sometimes baseball fans are alert and make amazing catches when the ball comes flying into the stands. Sometimes […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 3/6/2013 — Kobe Bryant

    Stat Line of the Night — 3/6/2013 — Kobe Bryant

    Kobe Bryant went into last night’s game against the New Orleans Hornets with a nagging elbow injury.  He came out of it with one of his most impressive performances of the season. The Lakers trailed the Hornets by as much as 25 points, and with 6:22 remaining in the game they found themselves trailing by a score […]