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  • 300-Pound Temple Football Recruit Can Run Ridiculously Fast (Video)

    300-Pound Temple Football Recruit Can Run Ridiculously Fast (Video)

    Freddie Booth-Lloyd is a recent recruit of the Temple University football team, and he’s got the 300 pound frame that will likely make him a solid defensive lineman. But, as a recently taken video proves, he also has a quality that most 300-pound (or even 200-pound) individuals don’t have: Serious speed. Freddie Booth-Lloyd’s speed was demonstrated […]

  • 9 Reasons Why the NCAA Tournament Is the Greatest Sporting Event on Earth

    9 Reasons Why the NCAA Tournament Is the Greatest Sporting Event on Earth

    Thank our lucky stars, the NCAA tournament is back. Which means about a hundred million Americans can shamelessly hop on the college basketball bandwagon for the next two weeks all because of a little blessing called a “bracket.” So everyone, hurry out there and root for your picks before 14 seeds decide to just sweep […]

  • Photo: George Washington Posterizes Kim Jong-un

    Photo: George Washington Posterizes Kim Jong-un

    Sports are great, but they sometimes fall short of capturing the wonders of our national imagination in the kind of vivid detail that a good painting can. Take, for instance, the sentiment expressed in this painting from a Reddit user: even if the United States were to play basketball against a North Korean team, it’s […]

  • Perfect Game!!! 81-Year-Old Man Bowls his First 300 (Video)

    Perfect Game!!! 81-Year-Old Man Bowls his First 300 (Video)

    Bowling is one of the few sports (if not the only one) in which true perfection is not only possible, but achieved on a pretty regular basis. But it’s still a huge deal when an 81-year-old bowler manages to score a perfect 300 game (and for the first time in his life, at that). And best […]

  • Minnesota Twins Mascot Catches Ball in Mouth (GIF)

    Minnesota Twins Mascot Catches Ball in Mouth (GIF)

    Sports mascots are often gifted with extraordinary “abilities” that we humans can only dream of.  But usually those same “abilities” are also pretty useless, like doing the Macarena during the 7th inning stretch, or getting into fights with Barney the Purple Dinosaur. However, at a recent spring training game between the Minnesota Twins and the […]

  • Check Out This 1 Second MMA Knockout From WCMMA 14 (Video)

    Check Out This 1 Second MMA Knockout From WCMMA 14 (Video)

    Got 30 seconds to spare?  Perfect.  That should be just enough time to allow you to watch this one-second knockout ten times, take a ten second coffee break to allow what you just witnessed to sink in, and then watch it another ten times. Ready?  You’re 30 seconds begins now.  Check it out: Hat Tip […]

  • 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 […]