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  • Meet Takanoyama Shuntaro, World’s Skinniest Champion Sumo Wrestler (Video)

    Meet Takanoyama Shuntaro, World’s Skinniest Champion Sumo Wrestler (Video)

    Meet Takanoyama Shuntaro, the skinniest man in the top division of professional sumo wrestling. This 29-year-old wasn’t born Takanoyama Shuntaro, as you may have guessed. His parents back in the Czech Republic called him Pavel. Pavel Bojar, to be exact. But when he moved to Japan to pursue a career as a professional sumo wrestler, […]

  • 22 Goofy Sports Faces (GIFs)

    22 Goofy Sports Faces (GIFs)

    There are 43 distinct muscles in the human face. Thus, any time you exert yourself, any time you are emotionally invested in something, or any time something completely unexpected happens, your face tells the story. And since the world of sports produces a lot of exertion, emotions, and unexpected events, it also produces a lot […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 9/12/12 — A.J. Griffin

    Stat Line Of The Night — 9/12/12 — A.J. Griffin

    The Oakland Athletics have been quite the pleasant surprise this season, and the same can certainly be said about their 24-year-old starting pitcher, A.J. Griffin. While the A’s entered last night’s game with an impressive 81-60 record (good enough for sole possession of the first AL Wild Card spot), Griffin entered the contest with an […]

  • Clint Dempsey Mocks Jamaican Player During USA MNT Victory (Video & GIF)

    Clint Dempsey Mocks Jamaican Player During USA MNT Victory (Video & GIF)

    The USA men’s national soccer team earned an important 1-0 victory at home against Jamaica in a CONCACAF World Cup Qualification match yesterday, thanks to a brilliant free kick from Herculez Gomez.  However, it isn’t Gomez’s impressive game-winning strike that has everyone talking today.  Instead, it’s the odd facial expression used by Clint Dempsey to […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 9/11/12 — J.J. Hardy

    Stat Line Of The Night — 9/11/12 — J.J. Hardy

    Heading into last night’s MLB action, the Baltimore Orioles found themselves in a highly unlikely position, as they were one game up on the Tampa Bay Rays for the final wild card spot in the American League, while sitting just one game back of the New York Yankees for top spot in the AL East […]