NEWS

  • NFL to Ditch Roman Numerals for Super Bowl 50

    NFL to Ditch Roman Numerals for Super Bowl 50

    Apparently, the NFL is not a fan of the letter “L,” unless it is preceded by the letters “N” and “F.” That’s one possible explanation for the league’s decision to drop roman numerals for Super Bowl 50 in 2016—which would have been Super Bowl L, had they stuck with the roman numerals. The league has been […]

  • Big Apple vs. Hollywood: A Complete History of New York-Los Angeles Championship Battles

    Big Apple vs. Hollywood: A Complete History of New York-Los Angeles Championship Battles

    Officially, the folks who run North America’s major professional sports leagues just want good championship series between deserving teams. However, everybody knows they’ll get better TV ratings and more advertising revenue if championships series feature the big market teams. So everybody also knows that, regardless of sport, a New York-L.A. matchup is pretty much the holy grail […]

  • RoboCop Throws Out First Pitch at Detroit Tigers Game…Makes 172 Arrests (Video)

    RoboCop Throws Out First Pitch at Detroit Tigers Game…Makes 172 Arrests (Video)

    This year we’ve already seen a number of pretty crazy ceremonial first pitches, from t-rexes, to hero cats to 101-year-old grandmas. The trend continued on Tuesday night in Detroit, where RoboCop—star of the feature film RoboCop—did the honors prior to the Tigers game against the visiting Toronto Blue Jays. I’m sure it had nothing to do with the […]

  • Brazil’s Neymar Looks Ready for the World Cup (GIFs)

    Brazil’s Neymar Looks Ready for the World Cup (GIFs)

    With the start of the 2014 FIFA World Cup a week away, teams are now playing their final friendly tune-up matches, trying to finalize their lineups and strategies. And while some teams are still searching for answers—like Mexico, who lost 1-0 to Bosnia-Herzigovenia in Chicago last night—others are looking pretty sharp. Brazil certainly fits into that […]

  • The WWE Mocked Lance Stephenson and the Pacers Last Night (Video)

    The WWE Mocked Lance Stephenson and the Pacers Last Night (Video)

    When the WWE is making fun of you, it’s really time to re-evaluate what you’re doing. Such was the case in Indianapolis last night during the latest edition of WWE Monday Night Raw, when known bad guy Damien Sandow tormented the crowd, many of whom were still smarting from a Pacers loss to the Heat just […]