NEWS

  • This Day In Sports History (March 10th) — Batting Helmets

    This Day In Sports History (March 10th) — Batting Helmets

    It was on this day in 1941 that the Brooklyn Dodgers announced that all of their players would start wearing batting helmets permanently in the upcoming season.  It was not long after that many other teams would adopt this safety precaution as well. General Manager Larry MacPhail was the man behind this innovation; he also […]

  • 31 Best Shaq GIFs in the History of Shaq GIFs

    31 Best Shaq GIFs in the History of Shaq GIFs

    I don’t know if Shaquille Rashaun O’Neal has ever taught me a single thing about the game of basketball in his role as “studio analyst” for NBA on TNT, and I do not care. Shaq was not hired for his insightful observations or his ability to break down a team’s dribble drive motion offense. He […]

  • Pistons Mascot Scares the Heck Out of Joakim Noah (GIF)

    Pistons Mascot Scares the Heck Out of Joakim Noah (GIF)

    On Wednesday, Joakim Noah recorded his second triple-double in three games (10 points, 11 rebounds, 11 assists) to help his Bulls beat the Detroit Pistons at The Palace by a score of 105-94.  It was a tough home loss for a Detroit team that currently sits in ninth place in the Eastern Conference, just three […]

  • College Volleyball Player Takes Spike to the Face (Video + GIF)

    College Volleyball Player Takes Spike to the Face (Video + GIF)

    I’ve always thought volleyball was kind of an underrated sport. Or at least the indoor variety. I mean, what’s not to like? It’s extremely fast-paced and requires serious athleticism. Plus, every once in a while you get to see somebody get spiked in the face. Today that somebody is a setter for the Hannibal Lagrange […]

  • This Day In Sports History (March 7th) — NCAA Selection Sunday

    This Day In Sports History (March 7th) — NCAA Selection Sunday

    It was on this day in 1982 that the NCAA Tournament Selection, also known as Selection Sunday, was first broadcast on live television.  Since then, a live broadcast of the event, which takes place the weekend before the tournament begins, has been used to inform each school of whether they have made it into the […]

  • Former Pro Wrestler Buff Bagwell Is Now a Male Prostitute (Video)

    Former Pro Wrestler Buff Bagwell Is Now a Male Prostitute (Video)

    Apparently former pro wrestler Buff Bagwell is a gigolo now. So that’s pretty weird. The former 6x WCW tag-team champion now moonlights for Cowboys4Angels, the male prostitution ring at the heart of Showtime’s hit “reality” show cleverly titled Gigolos. And we know this because he recently appeared on the show, explaining how eager he was […]