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  • 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 […]

  • 9 Reasons LeBron James Should Go Back to Cleveland

    9 Reasons LeBron James Should Go Back to Cleveland

    The 2013-14 NBA season underway, and there are lots of interesting storylines to follow. Will the Miami Heat three-peat? Will the return of Derrick Rose make the Bulls serious contenders? Will Stephen Curry and the Warriors take the next step? Can Kevin Durant keep the Thunder going all by himself while Russell Westbrook recuperates? Will […]

  • Shocking Video: Everyone Survives After Two Skydiving Planes Collide in the Air

    Shocking Video: Everyone Survives After Two Skydiving Planes Collide in the Air

    For most, skydiving is already one of the most extreme, thrill-seeking adventures one can take part in, but for nine skydivers in Superior, Wisconsin, their skydiving experience took the notions of “extreme” and “thrill-seeking” to a whole new level. Saturday evening, during what was supposed to be the final jump of the day, two pilots […]

  • Belligerent Hockey Fan Brutally Attacks Beloved Mascot…Really (Video)

    Belligerent Hockey Fan Brutally Attacks Beloved Mascot…Really (Video)

    This year, Marty the Marmot, mascot of the Victoria (British Columbia) Royals of the Western Hockey League, was officially named “Favorite Mascot of the Year” by mascotinsider.com, defeating such world famous mascots as Benny the Bull (Chicago Bulls) and the Sausages (Milwaukee Brewers) in the final round of voting. So that should tell you how […]

  • Kentucky’s James Young Scores In His Own Basket During Highlight Reel Play (Video)

    Kentucky’s James Young Scores In His Own Basket During Highlight Reel Play (Video)

    The college basketball season doesn’t even officially begin until this Friday, but it’s quite possible we’ve already seen one of the best highlights of the year. Last night, the preseason No. 1 Kentucky Wildcats “played” the Division II Montevallo Falcons in an exhibition game at Rupp Arena. While the game itself wasn’t particularly exciting—UK barely […]