Tag Archives: rocky

  • Russell Westbrook Has a Few Choice Words for the Nuggets Mascot (Video)

    Russell Westbrook Has a Few Choice Words for the Nuggets Mascot (Video)

    Did you know that Russell Westbrook has something resembling a feud going on with Rocky, the Denver Nuggets mascot? I didn’t either, but the news is delightful. Apparently the lights-out Thunder guard screwed the mascot out of a half-court shot a couple years back, and it seems that things haven’t gotten any more congenial since then. […]

  • A Philly Fan Mashes Up a Sam Bradford Highlights with ‘Rocky’ (Video)

    A Philly Fan Mashes Up a Sam Bradford Highlights with ‘Rocky’ (Video)

    You can tell that we’re getting close to NFL kickoff because fans are starting to behave pretty strangely. Take for instance, Philly fan and YouTube user Chipadelphia, who mashed up a Sam Bradford hype video/mixtape with scenes and audio from the classic Philly-based movie series, Rocky. Here’s the video. It might not get you goosebumps, but […]

  • The Trailer for the ‘Rocky’ Prequel ‘Creed’ Hits Hard (Video)

    The Trailer for the ‘Rocky’ Prequel ‘Creed’ Hits Hard (Video)

    It would have been pretty easy for the producers and cast behind the Rocky prequel Creed to just coast on name recognition. That’s what they did for Rocky 5 and Rocky Balboa. But taking a look at the son of Rocky’s mentor, Apollo Creed, allowed for a reboot with a new (kinda, not really) character and […]

  • Classic Photo: Rocky and Drago, Together Again

    Classic Photo: Rocky and Drago, Together Again

    Remember in Rocky IV, when Rocky Balboa went to the USSR and showed those commies the error of their ways, single-handedly punching a hole in the iron curtain and bringing freedom to Russia? Man that was awesome. Ivan Drago was like, “I must break you,” and Rocky was like, “nuh uh, beotch.” They were basically […]

  • 9 Most Sinister Sports Movie Villains

    9 Most Sinister Sports Movie Villains

    In both sports and movies, while it’s always great to have someone to root for, it’s even better if you also have someone to root against. It’s only logical, therefore, that a lot of great sports movies would have truly great villains. Sure, sometimes these characters are over the top with their sinister plots and […]

  • 9 Oscar Winning Sports Films

    9 Oscar Winning Sports Films

    Last night marked the 83rd annual Academy Awards, and for the first time in a long time, a sports-related film took home two Oscars. And while they may be few and far between, sports films have won several Oscars throughout the years. Here are nine examples. The Fighter – Best Supporting Actress and Best Supporting […]