Triple-double tracker: Russell Westbrook and James Harden chasing “The Big O”

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Perhaps no stat speaks as viscerally to a basketball player’s all-around game like the triple double, and for more than half a century no […]

By | April 13th, 2017|

Bye bye, Black Mamba: Kobe Bryant’s top ten totally-awesome quotes

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A year ago today, Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant played in his 1,346th and final regular-season game. Before Bryant took the court, Flea […]

By | April 12th, 2017|

What’s My Line? Mickey Mantle, Ted Williams, Willie Mays and Yogi Berra as game show guests

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What’s My Line? was an Emmy-winning game show which originally ran in the United States on the CBS television network from 1950 to 1967. […]

By | April 12th, 2017|

NHL Points Parade: Connor McDavid, Patrik Laine and Auston Matthews lead youth movement

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The NHL’s future looks bright for years to come with a trio young stars having made a significant impact this season. Edmonton Oilers centre […]

By | April 12th, 2017|

Boxing Grandy twins leave Steve Harvey sucking wind, eating ice cream on ‘Little Big Shots’

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Decades before he became the host of a youth talent show, Steve Harvey dabbled in boxing. That experience has come in handy NBC’s Little […]

By | April 11th, 2017|

The future of the NFL looks a lot like ‘Minority Report’

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Think of the movie Minority Report and the scene that immediately comes to mind is Captain John Anderton (Tom Cruise) conducting an investigation by […]

By | April 10th, 2017|

Paul Rabil Live! lacrosse tour parodies classic album covers from Nirvana, Green Day and more

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Legendary lacrosse player Paul Rabil has been posting reworked classic album covers to Instagram in promotion of his 2017 cross-country, lacrosse-camp tour. We’ve pitched […]

By | April 10th, 2017|

Tony Romo retires as Cowboys’ top-rated QB ahead of Roger Staubach, Troy Aikman

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With Tony Romo announcing his retirement from football, a new era of Dallas Cowboys football is both officially and retroactively under way with Dak […]

By | April 9th, 2017|

Cap Anson headlines Chicago Cubs all-time roster by Wins Above Replacement

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One hundred forty years before Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo, there was Adrian “Cap” Anson. When the Chicago Cubs franchise was founded in 1876, […]

By | April 9th, 2017|

Top Ten Fan Cards — April 15, 2017

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This week’s Top Ten Fan Cards chart sees a hockey card taking over the top spot. The card tally by sport has baseball with […]

By | April 9th, 2017|

Green Bay’s “Skateboard Cop” patrols city on tricked-out longboard

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On the not-so-mean streets of Green Bay, Wisconsin, Officer Joel Zwicky is better known by the sobriquet: “Skateboard Cop”. While his departmental peers patrol […]

By | April 8th, 2017|

1952 Topps Mickey Mantle and the top ten most valuable baseball cards

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In November of 2015, a 1952 Topps baseball card of Yankees slugger Mickey Mantle sold for $486,100, setting a record for the greatest amount […]

By | April 8th, 2017|

Poker Potpourri: Funniest players, top controversies, and best fights

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Our friends over at the View On Poker channel have put together a series of videos with a lil’ sumpin’ sumpin’ for poker fans […]

By | April 7th, 2017|

Daniel Cormier employs terry-ific towel trick to make weight for UFC 210 date with Anthony Johnson

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With five minutes to go for the official weigh in, neither Daniel Cormier nor Anthony Johnson had yet appeared, raising the specter that both […]

By | April 7th, 2017|

Lionel Messi-Bojan Krkic and other soccer stars you didn’t know were related

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In an earlier piece we looked at the little-known siblings of soccer stars, but here we take a look at famous footballers that are […]

By | April 7th, 2017|

Pole vaulter Allison Stokke reaching new heights on her own terms

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Pole vaulter Allison Stokke unwittingly rocketed to fame in 2007, after her photo from a high school track meet appeared on a popular sports […]

By | April 7th, 2017|

Adam Salomon (aka Speed Bag Scissorhands) is a maestro with his mitts

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With his bronzed skin and chiseled physique, Adam Solomon looks like he could be a missing cast member from MTV’s Jersey Shore. Yet, despite […]

By | April 6th, 2017|

Baseball Ninja: Real-life samurai Isao Machii uses sword to slice 100 mph fastball in half

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The Meiji reform in the late 19th century abolished Japan’s samurai class, and a western-style national army was established. It seemed, for a time, […]

By | April 6th, 2017|