Blake Griffin’s “Tearaway Pants” and the best poetry from each sport

March 24th, 2017|

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If Blake Griffin weren’t known as a hoopster, his name would be perfectly suited for a slam poet’s stage persona — a mashup of […]

Ted Williams headlines Boston Red Sox all-time roster by Wins Above Replacement

March 19th, 2017|

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Hall-of-fame Boston Red Sox outfielder Ted Williams retired from baseball in 1960 with a mind-boggling .344 career batting average. “The Splendid Splinter” leads the […]

Lessons in sport: Did you recognize Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Muggsy Bogues?

February 27th, 2017|

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How good are you at deciphering visual sports puzzles? Instagram user @lessonsinsport renders stark graphics that hint at legendary sports figures (like the image […]

Arizona Wildcats baseball team pays tribute to ‘Major League’ with pitch-perfect reenactment

February 18th, 2017|

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Arizona’s baseball season got underway last night with a 6-0 victory, and the Wildcats were already at the top of their game even before […]

Top ten sports rants starring John McEnroe, Mike Tyson, Richard Sherman, Hal McRae and more

February 17th, 2017|

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Under certain conditions, the competitive fire that fuels top-flight athletes and coaches can transform into epic rants. WatchMojo’s “Top Ten Sports Rants” compilation video […]

Chicago Cubs slugger Kris Bryant gets pranked by Hall of Fame pitcher Greg Maddux

February 17th, 2017|

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All’s fair in love and baseball. Chicago Cubs star and pro prankster Kris Bryant got a taste of his own medicine served up by […]

Babe Ruth headlines New York Yankees all-time roster by Wins Above Replacement

February 13th, 2017|

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Perhaps no franchise in the history of sport has been more consistently revered — and feared — than the New York Yankees, and no […]

MLK Day: Sports stars from Dwyane Wade to Bryce Harper remember King

January 16th, 2017|

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day is celebrated the third Monday of January to mark MLK’s January 15 birthday, but more importantly to remember the […]

From Cavs to Cubs: Can you spot 2016’s top sports stories in epic Beutler Ink graphic?

January 1st, 2017|

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For all of 2016’s bumps and bruises, it’s been a remarkable year in the realm of sports. From the Cleveland Cavaliers and Chicago Cubs […]

Lessons in sport: Did you recognize Pistol Pete Maravich’s floppy socks?

December 26th, 2016|

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How good are you at deciphering visual sports puzzles? Instagram user @lessonsinsport renders stark graphics that hint at legendary sports figures and events (like […]

Best Mannequin Challenge videos from baseball, basketball, football, hockey and soccer

December 17th, 2016|

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The almost eerie stillness of the Mannequin Challenge has stood in stark contrast to the frenetic fads that preceded it (see: Ice Bucket Challenge, […]

Baseball explored as performance art on Japan’s insanely-creative ‘Masquerade’ talent show

December 7th, 2016|

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When it comes to creative game shows, one would be hard pressed to find any nation that can compete with Japan’s myriad offerings. Case […]