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NOT THAT KIND...

D-Wade underwent shock treatment?

Heat superstar Dwyane Wade revealed that he underwent OssaTron shock treatment on his knee in the hopes that it would help with his tendinitis.

Via Pass The Pill
August 16, 2013  |  1 Comment
THEY NAMED NAMES

A-Rod's people leaked documents?

Members of Alex Rodriguez's inner circle reportedly leaked names of players implicated in the Biogenesis scandal, including Ryan Braun, to the media.

Via Midwest Sports Fans
August 16, 2013  |  Discuss
PAY THE MAN

AP: Manziel should get 'to make money'

The 2012 MVP spoke out in a recent interview on whether Johnny Football and other college athletes should be able to capitalize on their own fame.

Via Sports-Glory
August 16, 2013  |  Discuss
MONIKER CONTROVERSY

Wisc. HS to be fined for nickname?

Mukwonago High School in Mukwonago, Wisc. is defying a state deadline to change their Native American nickname, and could face penalties for doing so.

Via NESN.com
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss
NOT ON HIS WATCH

White: "No way" Rousey retires

Referencing recent comments by the women's bantamweight champion, UFC President Dana White declared his disbelief in a recent interview that Ronda Rousey would retire in the next 2-3 years.

Via IMAGE CPR SPORTS
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss
GRIP IT AND GAH!

Giroux suffers freak golfing accident

Flyers star Claude Giroux is expected to miss the preseason after suffering a bizarre accident on the golf where a club shattered and splintered in his hands.

Via Puck Drunk Love
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss
EAT UP!

Lions LB had an interesting summer

Lions linebacker DeAndre Levy spent some time this summer roughing it in the Amazon rainforest and some of the things he ate leave a lot to be desired.

Via Sportress of Blogitude
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss
HANGING AROUND

Mark Sanchez to start next game

The Jets announced that Mark Sanchez will be starting under center when the team takes on the Jaguars on Saturday in its second preseason game.

Via Midwest Sports Fans
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss
BETTER LATE THAN NEVER?

MLB to expand instant replay

Pending approval from all parties, Major League Baseball announced that expanded instant replay on virtually all aspects of the game, save balls and strikes, is on its way.

Via The Biz of Baseball
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss
IN MY DAY...

Rodgers feels bad for Johnny Manziel

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers says things were much different when he was in college and the way it is now makes him feel bad for Johnny Manziel.

Via Pro Football Zone
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss
SHOUT IT OUT

KISS bringing pro football to L.A.?

Legendary rock band KISS has teamed up with the AFL and it has been announced that the band will be owners of an expansion arena league team based in Anaheim.

Via The Other Paper
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss
PUT ME IN COACH

Florida offers spot to one-handed player

Zach Hodskins nails threes at 60% clip despite only having one hand, and now Billy Donovan is offering a chance for him to walk-on with the Gators. 

Via The Victory Formation
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss
SAY WHAAA?

A-Rod: 'There is no pressure on me'

Despite all the turmoil and controversy swirling around him, Alex Rodriguez insists that this is the calmest he has felt since his days with the Seattle Mariners.

Via Larry Brown Sports
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss
NOT EXEMPT

Toews weighs in on PED use in NHL

Blackhawks star Jonathan Toews says given PED use in other sports, "It would be naive to say that there’s no one in the NHL that is trying to get the edge in that fashion."

Via Around The Rink
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss
AIM HIGH

Watt wants a ’20-20-20 club’

Texans dominant defensive force J.J. Watt wants to create "20-20-20 Club," which would mean a player notched 20 in sacks, tackles for loss and batted balls.

Via Helmet2Helmet
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss
WE'RE COMING FOR YA

49ers defense has warning for Smith

The 49ers face the Chiefs on Friday and cornerback Carlos Rogers says the team is looking forward to facing former teammate Alex Smith, saying, "Now we’ll get a chance to hit him."

Via Sports-Glory
August 15, 2013  |  1 Comment
WON'T GET ANIMATED

A-Rod cut from Yankees cartoon

Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez has been cut from "Henry & Me," an animated family film where the slugger has a voice role and hits a home run for a cancer patient.

Via The Victory Formation
August 14, 2013  |  Discuss
BOLD MOVE

Pro wrestler Darren Young comes out

Darren Young, one-half of pro wrestling's Prime Time Players, recently announced that he is gay, the first openly gay wrestler in the WWE.

Via With Leather
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss
'JUST PASSING THROUGH'

Buss: Howard was never really a Laker

Lakers executive vice president of player personnel Jim Buss believes that Dwight Howard's heart was never really in L.A., saying, "He was never really a Laker."

Via Players View
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss
TEARS OF JOY

Coach cried after getting job

A coach was so overwhelmed when he got a big job offer that he reportedly cried tears of joy. Louisville's Rick Pitino made it happen

Via College Spun
August 14, 2013  |  Discuss
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