Tag Archives: death

  • Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn Dead at 54

    Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn Dead at 54

    Baseball has lost one of it’s greatest living players. Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn, one of the best pure hitters of all time, succumbed to cancer on Monday morning at the age of 54. Gwynn may have never hit more than 17 home runs in a single-season, but he hit .328 for his career, amassing […]

  • Snowmobiler Caleb Moore, Injured at Winter X-Games, Dies at the Age of 25

    Snowmobiler Caleb Moore, Injured at Winter X-Games, Dies at the Age of 25

    Caleb Moore, the snowmobile rider who was seriously injured performing a stunt at the Winter X-Games last Thursday, has died. The 25-year-old former X-Games bronze medalist succumbed to his injuries in a hospital in Grand Juntion, Colorado, Thursday morning. Moore was attempting a backflip in the freestyle event last week, but the skis on his […]

  • Three Dead After Speeding Ferrari T-Bones Taxi In Singapore (Video)

    Three Dead After Speeding Ferrari T-Bones Taxi In Singapore (Video)

    When Cheng Teck Hock, a 52-year-old Singapore taxi driver, saw the stop light in front of him turn green on Saturday night, he did what every driver has been trained to do – proceed through the intersection.  Little did he know that his adherence to that simple rule would result in a frightening accident that […]

  • Here Is The 911 Call Made By Junior Seau’s Girlfriend (Audio)

    Here Is The 911 Call Made By Junior Seau’s Girlfriend (Audio)

    With many still mourning the tragic loss of Junior Seau, 9-1-1 has released the audio tape of his girlfriend’s frantic call after she discovered his body with a gunshot wound through the chest and a gun next to his lifeless body on Wednesday. The thought of Seau taking his own life is already chilling enough […]

  • Junior Seau Dead At Age 43

    Junior Seau Dead At Age 43

    Earlier in the day we brought you a happy tale from the NFL, as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed paralyzed Rutgers defensive tackle Eric LeGrand. Now we bring you some very sad NFL news, as it has been reported that former Pro Bowl linebacker Junior Seau is dead at the age of 43. The news […]

  • Piermario Morosini Suffers Fatal Heart Attack During Serie B Match (Video)

    Piermario Morosini Suffers Fatal Heart Attack During Serie B Match (Video)

    Tragedy has stuck the sporting world once again. During an Italian Serie B soccer match between Livorno and Pescara, a frightening scene unfolded on the pitch, as Livorno’s Piermario Morosini collapsed while suffering a cardiac arrest during the 31st minute.  The medical staff quickly rushed onto the field in an attempt to resuscitate the 25-year-old, […]

  • NMA World Explains Aaron Ramsey’s Celebrity Death Goal Curse (Video)

    NMA World Explains Aaron Ramsey’s Celebrity Death Goal Curse (Video)

    The British tabloid, The Sun, has noticed something strange every time Arsenal’s Aaron Ramsey finds the back of the net.  When he scored last May against Manchester United, Osama Bin Laden was found and killed by US Navy SEALs and CIA operatives.  When he scored against the spurs back in October, Apple boss Steve Jobs […]

  • 74 Killed In Egyptian Soccer Riot (Video)

    74 Killed In Egyptian Soccer Riot (Video)

    At least 74 people were killed and 248 more were injured during a riot following an Egyptian soccer match between Al-Ahly and Al-Masry in Port Said.  After Al-Masry earned the surprising 3-1 upset victory at home over the Cairo-based Al-Ahly club, their fans proceeded to storm the pitch and attack the Al-Ahly players before eventually focusing […]

  • Dan Wheldon Dies In Fatal Crash At Las Vegas Indy 300 (Video)

    Dan Wheldon Dies In Fatal Crash At Las Vegas Indy 300 (Video)

    Yesterday’s Las Vegas Indy 300 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway was supposed to be the last race of the 2011 IndyCar season, but no one expected it to be the last race of Dan Wheldon’s life.  Sadly, that tragic scenario unfolded during the eleventh lap of the race, as Wheldon died following a fatal […]

  • Picture Of The Day: This One’s For You Al!

    Picture Of The Day: This One’s For You Al!

    The NFL lost one of its most recognizable faces, as Al Davis passed away at his home on Saturday at the age of 82.  Davis always encouraged his players to “Just Win Baby,” and his players did just that one day after his passing, as they rallied late and held on to beat the Houston […]

  • 9 Tragic Sports Fan Deaths

    9 Tragic Sports Fan Deaths

    When following your favorite team, it can be easy to get wrapped up in all the excitement and forget that, in the end, it’s all just a game. Unfortunately, sports fans around the world were given a sober reminder this week to keep things in perspective. I am of course referring to the tragic death […]

  • Angels Pitcher Nick Adenhart Killed In Car Crash

    Angels Pitcher Nick Adenhart Killed In Car Crash

    Total Pro Sports – Early this morning, 22 year old Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim starting pitcher Nick Adenhart was killed in a car crash.  this just after pitching a stellar 6 inning game against  the Oakland A’s last night.

  • Sensless Death – Max Gilpin

    Sensless Death – Max Gilpin

    Total Pro Sports – Let’s take you back to August 20th, 2008. Max Gilpin, an offensive lineman for the Pleasant Ridge Park high school football team in Kentucky, collapses at practice. It was a 94 degree day and as anybody who has ever put the pads on knows, unpleasant weather to be practicing football in. […]