Archive for the ‘General’ Category

Minnesota lawmaker makes baseless NBA crime claim

Monday, March 10th, 2014

People say the media has a liberal bias, but I personally respect the hell out of hard-core Republicans. They stay true to their guns both literally and figuratively. This especially seems to be the case when it comes to matters that can involve thinly-veiled references to race and totally unverifiable ...

Video: High schooler shatters backboard with alley-oop dunk

Saturday, January 11th, 2014

Very rarely do you see a high school basketball player capable of shattering a backboard with a dunk, let alone doing that in the flow of an actual game. On Friday night it actually happened. Nubian Spann, a senior at Panther Creek High School in Cary, North Carolina, raced down the ...

The 2013 Un-Sportsmen of the Year

Thursday, December 19th, 2013

Peyton Manning was named Sports Illustrated's "Sportsman of the Year," and it's easy to see why. The man helped thousands of college students stave off starvation by forcing Papa John to give away all those free pizzas. But who resides at the opposite end of this year's sporting spectrum? The way ...

The top 10 fights boxing fans are clamoring for

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

Being a boxing fan can be frustrating at times. While a big boxing match is one of the best things in all of sports - especially if you love sports betting - fans rarely get to see the matchups they truly dream of watching. Below is our look at the ...

Weird Sports Fads: Remembering Looney Tunes sportswear

Monday, June 24th, 2013

As I was grocery shopping around 10 p.m. on Sunday night -- a lesson I learned to not soon repeat as I saw a kid no older than nine driving around in one of those George Costanza electric scooters before I was accosted by a man looking to give me ...

Yuichiro Miura becomes oldest man to climb Mount Everest at 80

Thursday, May 23rd, 2013

Yuichiro Miura, an 80-year-old Japanese mountaineer, became the oldest man to reach the top of the world's tallest mountain on Thursday. Miura reached the summit of Mount Everest (which stands 29,035 feet tall) in the early morning hours. It is the third time Miura has summited the peak three times now. ...

Tamerlan Tsarnaev was an amateur boxer

Friday, April 19th, 2013

Tamerlan Tsarnaev, the alleged Boston Marathon bombing suspect killed on Thursday night, was an aspiring amateur boxer who hoped to try out for the United States Olympic team. Tsarnaev came to the U.S. from Chechnya in 2003, and won a Golden Gloves novice fight in the 178-pound weight division in 2004. ...