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  • This Day In Sports History (November 7th) — Magic Johnson

    This Day In Sports History (November 7th) — Magic Johnson

    It was on this day in 1991 that Magic Johnson announced he has the HIV virus and would be retiring from the NBA. Earvin “Magic” Johnson discovered he had the HIV virus following a physical prior to the 1991-92 NBA season.  Johnson made the discovery public during a press conference on November 7, 1991.  During […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 11/6/2013 — Nikola Vucevic

    Stat Line of the Night — 11/6/2013 — Nikola Vucevic

    Who needs Dwight Howard when you’ve got Nikola Vucevic?  Right, Orlando? Vucevic may not come with the same hype or popularity as Howard, but he does the same job with similar results, and in a much quieter manner.  Take last night’s game against the Los Angeles Clippers, for example.  All Vucevic did was record an […]

  • NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook: Week 9 Round-up

    NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook: Week 9 Round-up

    The NFL season is heating up, as the contenders sort themselves out from the pretenders and division races take shape.  And while this happens, the injuries continue to roll in. The latest star to fall is Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, but just because you won’t be seeing him on the gridiron for the […]

  • Behold, the Worst Call in College Football History (GIFs)

    Behold, the Worst Call in College Football History (GIFs)

    First, I’ll start off by allowing you to watch the play. It comes from Tuesday’s Mid-American Conference tilt between the University at Buffalo and Ohio University, as Ohio quarterback Tyler Tettleton was faced with 3rd & 7 from his own 27-yard line. Here’s what happened next: You probably couldn’t tell, but Tettleton was flagged for […]

  • The 30 Most Iconic Hairdos in NBA History

    The 30 Most Iconic Hairdos in NBA History

    Last Wednesday, Allen Iverson announced his retirement from the NBA, making official what had been unofficial for three whole years. Most people, of course, will miss Iverson’s killer crossover, his clutch shooting, and his insane determination to win. And that’s fine. But me? I’m going to miss his sweet hair. Sure, technically the NBA is losing an […]

  • LeBron James Gets Posterized by Jonas Valanciunas (Video)

    LeBron James Gets Posterized by Jonas Valanciunas (Video)

    Last night, the Miami Heat won their first road game of the year and pulled above .500—and yes, that sounds as crazy to me writing it as it does to you reading it. They did it in Toronto, without the help of former Raptor Chris Bosh, but most definitely with the help of LeBron James. […]

  • This Day In Sports History (November 6th) — Fan Man

    This Day In Sports History (November 6th) — Fan Man

    It was on this day in 1993 that Evander Holyfield went toe-to-toe with Riddick Bowe for the second time in their respective careers.  Holyfield would win the rematch, recapturing the WBA and IBF heavyweight titles in the process. One year earlier, Bowe and Holyfield stepped into the ring together in Las Vegas, and on that […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 11/5/2013 — Alex Ovechkin

    Stat Line of the Night — 11/5/2013 — Alex Ovechkin

    After missing a couple of games due to a lower-body injury, Alex Ovechkin returned to the Washington Capitals line-up for their game against the New York Islanders, and it appears as though he didn’t miss a beat. Ovechkin was at his best on the powerplay, scoring both of his goals and adding an assist in […]

  • Hot Chick + GoPro Camera + Yoga Pants + Motorcycle = Must-See Video

    Hot Chick + GoPro Camera + Yoga Pants + Motorcycle = Must-See Video

    GoPro cameras have provided us with some pretty amazing extreme sports footage over the years. And I’m not just talking about people skydiving or bungee jumping either. We’ve seen footage of a guy water skiing through the streets of New York after Hurricane Irene, and more recently we’ve seen footage shot by a GoPro cam […]