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  • 21 GIFs of Basketball Players Getting Posterized

    21 GIFs of Basketball Players Getting Posterized

    In basketball, when a guy dunks over or, in some cases, through another guy, they call that “getting posterized.” The term is a reference to the fact that, if you took a photo at the right moment, the image would make an awesome poster fit for a kid’s (or a grownup’s) bedroom wall. If you’re a hardcore […]

  • Another Day, Another Amazing Playoff Goal by Sidney Crosby (Video)

    Another Day, Another Amazing Playoff Goal by Sidney Crosby (Video)

    How good was the goal Sidney Crosby scored against the Ottawa Senators last night? So good that it’s the only one of the Penguins’ seven that anyone will ever remember. After coming out on top in a must-win Game 3 earlier this week, the Sens managed to get to the third period of Game 4 […]

  • This Day In Sports History (May 23rd) — Tommy Greene

    This Day In Sports History (May 23rd) — Tommy Greene

    It was on this day in 1991 that Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Tommy Greene recorded a no-hitter against the Montreal Expos.  The Phillies would go on to win that game by a score of 2-0. Greene struck out ten batters and walked seven in the game.  At the age of 24, he was beginning to show […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 5/22/2013 — LeBron James

    Stat Line of the Night — 5/22/2013 — LeBron James

    With the Indiana Pacers leading the Miami Heat by one point with just 2.2 seconds remaining in Game One of the Eastern Conference Finals, everyone in the world knew that the Heat were going to put the ball in LeBron James‘ hands—especially when you consider the fact that Dwyane Wade had just fouled out. Do […]

  • 20 Tough Athletes Who Played Through Injuries

    20 Tough Athletes Who Played Through Injuries

    Almost every pro athlete has played through painful injuries. In fact, depending on the sport, some are constantly playing through painful injuries. Nevertheless, some instances of athletes playing through injuries are more notable than others, whether it’s because of the extent of the injury or the circumstances surrounding it. And today we’re going to take […]

  • DeAndre Jordan Posterized ESPN’s Charissa Thompson (Video)

    DeAndre Jordan Posterized ESPN’s Charissa Thompson (Video)

    Remember last week when we suggested that “posterizing“—i.e., dunking a basketball over somebody in an unexpected place—might be the next big viral internet craze? Yeah, well, it’s happening. Before you know it this thing might reach “Harlem Shake” proportions. On May 15, the day after our first post on the subject, we saw this video […]

  • ‘Kronwalling’ Is All the Rage in Detroit (Video)

    ‘Kronwalling’ Is All the Rage in Detroit (Video)

    In Detroit, they sure do love watching dudes get “Kronwalled.” That’s when defenseman Niklas Kronwall obliterates an opponent with an epic open-ice hit, and it’s not to be confused with getting “cornholed,” which is…well, something very different. The term originated a couple of years ago as fans started taking note of the six-foot Swede’s proclivity […]