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Athletes in trouble with the law in 2014

These jocks ran afoul of the law in 2014.
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What is the future of streaming live sports?

One of the highlights from last week’s official announcement of the NBA’s extension of broadcasting agreements with ESPN/ABC and Turner Sports was that both groups will bring more regular-season and playoff games online thanks to the increasingly prevalent “TV Everywhere” offerings from cable operators and networks. Prior to the announcement, Awful Announcing’s Ken Fang...
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October 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Are sports leagues finally getting serious about domestic violence?

As said often since the NFL was put on blast for its handling of the Ray Rice ordeal, plenty of us had never actually seen a man strike his significant other outside of movies and television. Though we don’t have to be detectives to conclude that something happened when a sports figure is at least […] The post Are Sports Leagues Finally Getting Serious About Domestic Violence...
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October 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Man Running From Maine To Florida To Raise Money For Sick Niece (Video)

Some people stress about jogging around their neighborhood for exercise, but one man from Maryland is a wired a little bit differently. Al DeCesaris is a lawyer by trade, but he’s spending the next few months running down the East Coast for a cure for his sick niece. The Maryland man is running more than 1,900 miles from Lubec, Maine to Key Largo, Fla. to raise money and awareness...
October 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Casey Affleck To Star In Movie About 2013 Boston Marathon Bombings

In 2013, two bombs exploded at the Boston Marathon in one of the most traumatic and tragic events in the city’s history. Those events now will be depicted on the big screen, with a Massachusetts native playing the lead role. Actor Casey Affleck will co-produce and star in an upcoming film about the 2013 Boston Marathon, according to an exclusive report from Variety magazine. The...
October 07, 2014  |  Discuss

ESPN reporter announces she has breast cancer

October is breast cancer awareness month where the worlds of sports and entertainment will go pink to support the cause.  On the first day of October, longtime ESPN reporter Shelley Smith revealed on Twitter that she has breast cancer. I now join the one in eight women who are battling breast cancer. Early detection will save my life. Tell loved ones. — Shelley Smith (@ShelleyESPN...
Via Awful Announcing
October 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Wiffle ball umpire takes line drive below the belt

Every man knows the feeling. They’re standing and minding their own business or just doing their job when a flying projectile strikes them below the belt and between the legs. It hurts. What makes it worse is that while they’re in pain, everyone else can’t help but laugh. The most recent victim is Hal Ward, a wiffle ball umpire in the Potomac Wiffleball League. Unfortunately...
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Man makes emergency landing during a softball game

A dude's paramotor engine belt broke forcing an emergency landing during a softball game. The only way this could be better would be if he had landed safe at home.**Follow us on Twitter, Subscribe by Email, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return Home
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March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Felix Baumgartner's GoPro video from his record space jump

This GoPro video of Felix Baumgartner's record space jump is both terrifying and awe-inspiring. It's the best eight minutes you'll spend all day.
Via Gamedayr
January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

New Zealand runner runs 310 miles without sleeping

Would somebody mind getting get Kim Allan some fresh linens, a fluffy pillow and a nice down comforter? The New Zealand ultra-marathoner could probably use a little rest after she ran 310 miles in four days without sleeping. On Sunday evening, Allan broke the previous women’s world record of 486 sleepless kilometers when she ran […]
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December 27, 2013  |  3 Comments

WATCH: Youth football player lays big block on TD run

Akron, OH -- 10-year-old Martavien 'K.O.' Johnson scores an 80 yard rushing touchdown for his Canton Bills at Fawcett Stadium. Breaking ten or so tackles on his way...he's helped by a scary bone crushing block 30 yards from the endzone. **Follow us on Twitter, Subscribe by Email, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return Home
Via Bob's Blitz
December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Fisherman catches 800-pound stingray

What in the blue hell is this? According to Bleacher Report, Mark Quartiano aka The Last Shark Hunter reeled in Dactylobatus clarkii, also known as a Hookskate. Sounds like the next movie coming out on the Syfy channel. It is freaking me out.
Via BlackSportsOnline
November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Glory 12: Ristie KO’s His Way to a $150,000 Payday

  Once again Glory WS delivered another night of explosive kickboxing action with Glory 12 New York. The action went down in the Theatre Room of MSG and was filled with upsets, surprises and a come from behind last second KO. It was the second Glory WS card to air on Spike TV with a third to go down on December 21st from Tokyo. With events like the first two kick boxing will continue...
Via Fight Booth
November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

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