NEWS

  • 25 Best Dressed Tennis Players at the 2012 US Open

    25 Best Dressed Tennis Players at the 2012 US Open

    Wimbledon is great and all, with those cute grass courts and the Queen and the strawberries and cream. But when it comes to Grand Slam tennis events, I’ll take the US Open. The crowds are downright rowdy (thanks, New York) and they play matches at night on prime time television. In short, there’s just a […]

  • Fans Brawl During 49ers-Texans Game (Video)

    Fans Brawl During 49ers-Texans Game (Video)

      After violence in the stands and two shootings marred a 2011 preseason game between the Oakland Raiders and the San Francisco 49ers, the NFL decided to discontinue the long-standing tradition that saw these two cross-town rivals play each other annually during exhibition play. That move by the league may have successfully prevented any future fights […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 9/3/12 — Kris Medlen

    Stat Line Of The Night — 9/3/12 — Kris Medlen

      This Kris Medlen guy is really something. The Braves’ 26-year-old pitcher entered yesterday’s game against the Colorado Rockies with a 28.1-inning scoreless streak intact, and while that streak would eventually end at 34.2 innings, Medlen’s streak of not allowing an earned run against is still alive and well, at a remarkable 37.1 innings. Medlen […]

  • 30 Classic Misspelled Sports Jerseys

    30 Classic Misspelled Sports Jerseys

    When it comes to branding and marketing a sports franchise, it all starts with the jerseys. When people watch a team play, that’s the primary way in which they will become familiar with the teams logos and colors, which are the building blocks of advertising and paraphernalia revenue. That’s why it’s important to have a […]

  • Dancing Fan At US Open Falls Down The Stairs (Video)

    Dancing Fan At US Open Falls Down The Stairs (Video)

      Falling appears to be a common theme at the 2012 US Open. Earlier in the day we provided you with footage of a ball boy taking a spill during last night’s second-round match between Roger Federer and Bjorn Phau at Arthur Ashe Stadium. And now we bring you this; an old man showing off […]

  • Texans Fan Dies At Reliant Stadium After Three-Story Fall From Escalator

    Texans Fan Dies At Reliant Stadium After Three-Story Fall From Escalator

    Sadly, we have another fan death to report this morning. Last night at Reliant Stadium in Houston, where the hometown Texans were taking on the Minnesota Vikings in their preseason finale, a 45-year-old man fell from a moving escalator and plunged three stories to the concrete below. He was quickly rushed to Houston’s Memorial Herman […]

  • US Open Ball Boy Takes A Spill (Video)

    US Open Ball Boy Takes A Spill (Video)

      Being a ball boy seems like such an easy job. Run across the court.  Pick up the ball.  Run to the other side.  Repeat another 200 times. How hard could it be, right? Well that seemingly simple sequence of tasks hasn’t stopped it from being one of the most eventful occupations in sports.  After […]

  • Here’s Novak Djokovic Acting Crazy (GIF)

    Here’s Novak Djokovic Acting Crazy (GIF)

      During his rise to the top of the tennis world, many of us have come to know Novak Djokovic as quite the entertaining character.  And it appears as though the people at ESPN were hoping to translate the Serbian’s humorous personality into an entertaining montage that they could air before going to a commercial […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 8/30/12 — Edwin Jackson

    Stat Line Of The Night — 8/30/12 — Edwin Jackson

      The Washington Nationals have a plethora of talented starting pitchers.  Those that easily come to mind are Stephen Strasburg and Gio Gonzalez, but we also shouldn’t forget about Edwin Jackson.  And for those who have forgotten about him, he was kind enough to provide us all with a simple reminder via a terriffic performance […]