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  • This Day In Sports History (May 28th) — Larry Bird

    This Day In Sports History (May 28th) — Larry Bird

    It was on this day in 1986 that Boston Celtics forward Larry Bird was named the regular season Most Valuable Player.  Bird joined Bill Russell and Wilt Chamberlain as the only players to win the award in three consecutive years. The 1985-86 season was one of the best in Larry Bird’s historic career.  He averaged […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 5/27/2013 — Tony Parker

    Stat Line of the Night — 5/27/2013 — Tony Parker

    Most basketball experts were probably thinking that the aging San Antonio Spurs could use as much rest as possible before they take on either the Miami Heat or the Indiana Pacers in the NBA Finals. And plenty of rest is exactly what they’ll get, thanks in large part to Tony Parker‘s performance during Game 4 […]

  • 13 Greatest Moments in Indianapolis 500 History

    13 Greatest Moments in Indianapolis 500 History

    This weekend, 400,000 people will file into the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the Indianapolis 500, which some people call “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing.” But is it the greatest spectacle in racing? Well, you could certainly make a strong case. And if nothing else, the Indy 500 is definitely on the short list with the Monaco […]

  • Tuukka Rask Falls, Carl Hagelin Scores (GIF)

    Tuukka Rask Falls, Carl Hagelin Scores (GIF)

    According to New York Rangers head coach John Tortorella, Carl Hagelin stinks (on the powerplay, of course).  But on this play during Game 4 of the Eastern Conference semi-finals at Madison Square Garden last night, Hagelin was only the second-stinkiest player involved. The first-stinkiest player involved would obviously have to be Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka […]

  • Serbian Soccer Referee Headbutts Player, Gets Arrested (Video)

    Serbian Soccer Referee Headbutts Player, Gets Arrested (Video)

    Remember the good old days when it was just soccer fans who were batsh*t insane? Back then, if somebody got viciously attacked on a soccer field, whether it be a player or a referee, you knew some lunatic fan was to blame. Today, that’s not the case. When you hear about some crazy attack at […]

  • This Day In Sports History (May 24th) — New York Islanders

    This Day In Sports History (May 24th) — New York Islanders

    It was on this day in 1980 that the New York Islanders won their first Stanley Cup in team history.  This would begin a string of four straight Stanley Cups for the Islanders. Just before the playoffs began, general manager Bill Torrey made a controversial decision to trade away long-time Islander veterans Billy Harris and […]