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  • This Day In Sports History (February 22nd) – Miracle On Ice

    This Day In Sports History (February 22nd) – Miracle On Ice

    It was on this day in 1980 that the United States Men’s Olympic hockey team shocked the world by beating the heavily favored Soviet team.  Mike Eruzione scored the winner with ten minutes to go in the third period for a 4-3 victory. What most people do not realize is that this game did not […]

  • The Orcs Win! (GIF)

    The Orcs Win! (GIF)

    Okay, so those aren’t actually Orcs celebrating an IIHF World Junior Championship gold medal.  That would actually be Team Russia, as they were busy celebrating a 5-3 victory over Canada Wednesday night after trailing 3-0 heading into the third period. Although they may not be Orcs, some of the Russian players do bear a striking […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Have You Not Heard of Michael Phelps?

    Picture Of The Day: Have You Not Heard of Michael Phelps?

    Interesting choice by the National Drugs Campaign to pick a somewhat chubby swimmer to serve as its “marijuana wastes potential” poster child.  You know, because there’s this guy whose won a zillion gold medals and just so happens to smoke the reefer, too.  I’m not entirely sure, but that guy certainly looks like the chiseled, […]

  • In Canada, Flying takes a Back Seat to Hockey

    In Canada, Flying takes a Back Seat to Hockey

    When it comes to airline flight delays, some common causes you are likely to hear are weather conditions, or mechanical problems.  As for the least likely cause for a delay, we take you back to Vancouver for the 2010 Olympic Games, where an Air Canada flight was forced to remain on the ground because passengers […]

  • What Sidney Crosby Was Thinking after Winning Gold (Voice Dub)

    What Sidney Crosby Was Thinking after Winning Gold (Voice Dub)

    Athletes give plenty of generic and and cliched answers when it comes to post-game press conferences and interviews. You’ve heard them all before: “Just wanted to help the team”. “We’re out there giving 110 percent”. “There was a blond with big knockers in the corner”. Wait — what? Where did that last one come from? […]

  • Gold Medal Winning U.S. Junior Hockey Team’s Winning Chant

    Gold Medal Winning U.S. Junior Hockey Team’s Winning Chant

    You thought you were excited about the U.S. Junior National Team ending Canada’s 5-year championship streak last night?  Well you should see how excited the kids that actually won it are.  This video features the heroes from last night celebrating in the locker room.  It’s fun to see people at any level win a title […]

  • 2010 Vancouver Olympic Medals Unveiled (Pics)

    2010 Vancouver Olympic Medals Unveiled (Pics)

    Until now, the only thing most of us had heard about the 2010 Winter Olympics was that the torch sort of looked like a joint.  Well, the 2010 Olympics in Vancouver are right around the corner, and the design for the medals that will be awarded for those Olympics have been released.  They very different […]

  • Michael Phelps Back On Party Scene In New York City

    Michael Phelps Back On Party Scene In New York City

    Total Pro Sports  – After laying low for a couple of months because he was busted for smoking pot. Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps is back in the swing of things and was spotted arriving at Club Tenjune in New York at 2 a.m. Wednesday to get his party on.

  • Canada Rejects Phelps For Some Guys Named Oz And Sheen

    Canada Rejects Phelps For Some Guys Named Oz And Sheen

    Total Pro Sports- One picture with a bong will get you in trouble in many places these days.  At least that’s the way it seems to be for Michael Phelps, but of all the places you would expect, Canada? According to The Globe and Mail, Power Within Inc, has decided to drop Phelps from two […]