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Kid Loses at Call of Duty, Sends 70-Man Swat Team to Opponent’s House

Seems a tad bit excessive don’t you think? A sore loser sent a SWAT team storming to a Long Island home Tuesday as revenge against his teenage video game rival, officials said. About 3 p.m., the caller said his foe had killed his brother and mother, but cops arriving at the Long Beach address found his 17-year-old video game opponent playing “Call of Duty” in his own home,...
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Oscar Robertson: If I Were Carmelo, “I’d Leave Knicks Today”

Everyone seems to have some advice for New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony.  You can add Hall of Fame point guard Oscar Robertson to the list as well. While making an appearance on SiriusXM NBA Radio show, “Spike Lee’s Best Seat in the House,” which airs Thursday night at 7 p.m. ET, Robertson said he would bolt the Knicks today if he was in Anthony’s shoes. Oscar Robertson...
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4 Major League Baseball Players Who Should Think About Retirement

Most people would kill for the chance to retire before they turned 40. When you’re a pro athlete, however, retiring can feel like the end of your glory days. Although it’s hard to let go, sometimes a player’s retirement is in everyone’s best interests. Players can cut their losses, protect themselves from injury and go out before they lose all of their mojo. There are far...
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Steve Spurrier Thinks The Texans Have To Draft Clowney

South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier believes the Houston Texans only have one option with the first overall pick in the NFL draft: Select his former player, Jadeveon Clowney. Spurrier told Dan Patrick that the Texans have to take Clowney at No. 1.   “Yeah, I think you have to,” Spurrier said when asked by Dan Patrick if the Texans should take Clowney. Spurrier went on to say...
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Pacers GM Tweets That ‘Frank Vogel’s Job Is Safe’

Frank Vogel got that dreaded vote of confidence that usually means that most coaches are on their way out.   Thursday morning Pacers GM, Kevin Pritchard, sent out a tweet via Larry Birds sources to confirm that Frank Vogel’s job was safe as the teams basketball coach. Larry Bird just told me his sources say Frank Vogel's job is safe. @Pacers — Kevin Pritchard (@PacersKev...
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Richard Sherman Makes Time’s List Of 100 Most Influential People

Richard Sherman has made it. Sherman, the Seattle Seahawks All Pro cornerback, has transcended the sports world so greatly that  Time magazine has named him to their list of the world’s 100 most influential people.  Sherman’s rant solidified his reputation as one of the brashest and most candid players in the buttoned-up NFL. More important, it sparked a national conversation...
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Bernie Kosar Says Concussions Cost Him His Broadcasting Job

Bernie Kosar will no longer be doing play-by-play for the Cleveland Browns and he’s blaming it on all the hits he took in the NFL.  The former Browns great told Tom Reed of the Cleveland Plain Dealer that concussions suffered during his NFL career have resulted in his losing his job as the team’s color analyst for preseason games. “I was informed yesterday by the Cleveland...
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UNC’s Roy Williams Dancing to ‘Happy’ (Video)

Roy Williams dances exactly how you thought he would. Here is North Carolina’s Head Coach getting his groove on to Pharrell’s Happy. Marcus Paige got some help from other coaches at UNC to make this video of all these people dancing to Happy. I was waiting on him to break out “the robot”
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Countdown to Mayweather vs. Maidana Will Be Shown on Fox Sports

In preparation for what will be a matchup for the ages between undefeated 10-Time World Champion and current WBC Welterweight World Champion Floyd “Money” Mayweather and current WBA Welterweight World Champion Marcos “El Chino” Maidana, Mayweather Promotions, Golden Boy Promotions and Leigh Simons Productions will present “Countdown to THE MOMENT: Mayweather vs. Maidana...
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ESPN Blames Tony Romo For Pacers Struggles (Photo)

When in doubt just blame Romo. This was a pretty funny Tweet. Frank Vogel has sucked so bad in the final quarter of this season, ESPN just put this picture up out of habit: pic.twitter.com/tNVH3TNBfl — KorkedBats.com (@korkedbats) April 24, 2014 I am sure any time a team is struggling and need someone to blame the Romo Stock photo is ready to go.
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Phil Jackson Says Knicks Were Winning on Pure Talent Not Coaching

  The New York Post is reporting that several Knicks players had less flattering things to say  about Mike Woodson ability during their exit interviews with team President Phil Jackson. According to the report, most of the players in the Knicks locker room felt that they won games solely on talent alone. The Knicks finished 37-45, missing the playoffs for the first...
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RGIII Will Drive Nascar Pace Car At Richmond on Sunday

It must be great to be RGIII right now. The Washington Redskins got rid of strict coach Mike Shanahan, brought in a dynamic weapon in DeSean Jackson, and now he’ll drive the pace car at Sunday’s Nascar race at Richmond International Speedway. That’s what I’d call a good offseason. Here’s some details courtesy of SportingNews: RGIII — Washington Redskins quarterback Robert...
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Richard Sherman Says Respect in the NFL is Shown Through Dollars

Sherman is going to get paid and he should, he has outperformed his contract. But, just in case you were wondering if he would take any type of hometown discount, he put that to rest pretty quickly. Richard Sherman feels the best way the Seattle Seahawks could show him their appreciation is by showing him the money. “Whatever they feel I am due. I will take it as respect,...
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Teyana Taylor Cries When She Meets Michael Jordan (Video)

I never understood the concept of crying over meeting a celebrity, but I guess if it is your idol, you could be overcome with emotion. Teyana Taylor wasn’t too overcome with emotion because she was still able to ask for some custom Jordans from MJ.   FLIP THE PAGE TO CHECK OUT WHY JORDAN WAS SMILING SO HARD AT TEYANA…
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Ohio St. Releases ‘Gameday Experience’ Hype Video

Ohio State has put together a video of 2013 highlights basically from a players perspective that includes great plays, crowd shots, and even speeches from coaches. The point of the video is to feel what it’s like to be a Buckeye. No matter how you feel about Ohio State, The Horseshoe is one of the iconic venues in college football. This video is well done. [Ohio State Athletics]
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Nicki Minaj Back Twerking on Instagram (Video)

She says it is her friend, looks like her booty to me and in the grand scheme of things does it really matter? FLIP THE PAGE FOR MORE NICKI MINAJ TWERKING…
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James Harden Calls Reporter ‘Weirdo’ After Argument (Video)

James Harden is one of the most dynamic shooting guards in the NBA during the regular season.  The playoffs are a different story all together. Harden is shooting just 14-for-47 from the field in the Rockets first two playoff games, both losses.  Harden for his part said his offense wasn’t the issue, but the team’s defense is.  That doesn’t help Harden’s case at all, because...
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Nick Young Throws out Terrible 1st Pitch at Dodgers Game (Video)

At this point you can’t control Swaggy P…. you can only hope to contain him. Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young continues to make the rounds in the sports world and his latest stop was a Dodgers game to throw out the ceremonial first pitch. He even received tips from pitching great Orel Hershiser, which would make you think his first pitch would be great. Unfortunately, the...
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Iverson’s New ‘White Noise’ Reebok Shoe (Photos)

We all used to love The Answer’s shoes but this one might be a bit too far. Allen Iverson has a new shoe coming out called the ‘White Noise’ because Iverson used to channel the voices of detractors into a blur of motivational white noise. The shoe drops next month and will be $140. I think the missed an opportunity to drop these right before Easter. FLIP THE PAGE TO SEE MORE OF THE SHOE 
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BSO Review: ‘We Could Be King’

Wednesday night I had the honor of attending the premier of We Could Be King.  The 80-minute documentary chronicles the most recent football season for the Martin Luther King High Cougars and the personal journeys of their diverse and troubled players. The background story is rich with sentiment, MLK High was forced to merge with their rival school Germantown, after Germantown was...
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Dwight Howard Posterizes Robin Lopez (Video)

Dwight Howard said he was going to demand the ball in game 2 against the Blazers and sure enough he’s started the game off 3-3.  Howards most lethal opening basket came on this strong drive into the lane where he dunked on Robin Lopez. Howard must feel some type of way about LaMarcus Aldridge going for 48. H/T GIFDSPORTS
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Josh McRoberts Flying Elbow to LeBron’s Throat (Video)

  That look like it hurt. That flying elbow reminded me of the Bad Boys 30 for 30. [gifdsports]
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Packers-Seahawks Kick Off NFL Season On Sept. 4

This is why some believe the NFL is the best thing going in sports today.  The NFL released it’s 2014 schedule, dates and times for all the teams and fans to rejoice over.  The Super Bowl champions always the get the honor of kicking off the NFL season and we definitely won’t be disappointed this season. The Packers will travel to Seattle to face the Seahawks in the 2014...
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Graphic Details From New Mexico RB Alleged Gang Rape of Woman

If any of this is true, I hope Crusoe Gongbay and his friends spend the rest of their lives in jail. We reported yesterday that Gongbay who has been suspended from the team after being accused of gang rape. TMZ now has the graphic details from the police report. According to court docs, obtained by TMZ Sports, the alleged victim told police … Gongbay, along with 2 other men, approached...
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Gerald Henderson Skies To Block Udonis Haslem’s Dunk (Video)

Gerald Henderson has an incredible vertical leap and he showed on this play when he rejected a sure Udonis Haslem dunk at the rim to prevent the easy basket. Henderson and the Bobcats are trying to avoid going down 0-2 to the Miami Heat.  
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