LATEST STORIES FROM BUSH LEAGUE CHRONICLE

Video: Arkansas football commit ends game by shattering backboard glass with dunk

Jamario Bell of Junction City, Ark. will be taking his talents to the Arkansas Razorbacks football program in 2015. In the meantime, Bell is playing basketball and shattering backboards with ferocious dunks.Seen here is the Arkansas commit taking a lob pass and throwing dunk a wicked dunk during a recent game. The equipment failure ultimately ended the game with a few minutes to...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Canadian skier shows Team Canada beer fridge in action

There are a lot of amazing things to see at the Winter Olympics in Sochi. But one of the most interesting items to lay eyes on has been the exclusive beer fridge for Team Canada. Basically, the fridge only opens with a valid Canadian passport. Naturally, it has drawn envy from the rest of the world's athletes. On Monday, Canadian skier Mike Janyk provided us with a video of how the...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Williams: If you can dance, you can play infield

Have you ever lied in bed at night wondering to yourself what it takes to be a Major League Baseball infielder? If so, new Washington Nationals manager Matt Williams has the answer to your sleep-depriving question."If you can dance, you can play infield."This is what Williams said during a recent presser. More on the story from Dan Kolko of MASN Sports."I always ask the infielders...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Jonathan Papelbon: If I was a gambling man I would take us to go all the way

Jonathan Papelbon: "if I was a gambling man I would take us to go all the way" pic.twitter.com/Y1zd6il5wD— Jeff Skversky (@JeffSkversky) February 17, 2014Well, you can't fault Jonathan Papelbon for having faith in his team.Despite not posting a winning season since 2011, Papelbon believes the Philadelphia Phillies are primed to win the World Series this year, as Jeff Skversky of...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Ex-Ohio State lineman Marcus Hall signing, selling infamous double-bird shot

Last December, Ohio State Buckeyes offensive lineman Marcus Hall made a memorable exit during the rivalry game against Michigan, getting ejected and proceeding to flip off the crowd as he left the field.Now, Hall appears to be cashing in on that infamous moment, by lending his signature to a photograph being used as memorabilia.If you can look past the misspelling of the word "notable...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: College student nails halftime promotion, gets jobbed out of $10,000 prize by school

Jack Lavery, a freshman at West Chester University (PA), completed a remarkable feat during halftime of Saturday's game.Lavery made a layup, a free throw, a three-pointer, and a half-court shot within a matter of 25 seconds to win the $10,000 prize. Or did he?According to the school, Lavery will not receive the $10,000 he thought he was entitled to, on the account that the fine print...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Ditka to Matt Stafford: Wear your hat the right way

Matthew Stafford has the admiration of Mike Ditka when it comes to his playing ability. But the same cannot be said for the way Stafford wears his hats.“I think he can make all the throws,” Ditka, an ESPN analyst, told the Free Press. “He’s a smart kid. I wish he’d put the baseball cap on frontwards instead of backwards all the time.”Do you care to expand on that, coach...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Nike designer reveals power laces coming in 2015

In 2015, Nike will roll out shoes that boast power laces like the ones seen from Back to the Future II.The revelation was made by Nike designer Tinker Hatfield in New Orleans.From Sole Collector:During an appearance at the Jordan Brand's Flight Lab space in New Orleans earlier today, designer Tinker Hatfield was asked about the possibility of seeing power lacing next year, and his...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Adam Silver: NBA jerseys will have advertising one day

Adam Silver says sponsorship on jerseys will ultimately happen. "It makes good business sense."— Arash Markazi (@ArashMarkazi) February 16, 2014It all comes down to the money.According to Arash Markazi of ESPN.com, NBA commissioner Adam Silver says that advertising on uniforms is a matter of when and not if. The league just has to work out the logisitics.In a 2011 interview with...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Blind man wins McDonald's for a year after hitting 3-pointer

Springfield, Mo., native Michael Quin won free McDonald's for a year after nailing this 3-pointer on Saturday.Quin's feat came during halftime of the College of Ozarks-Bellevue game. The reaction from the crowd is simply great.Free McNuggets for everyone!Via The Big Lead
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

GIF: Pace car catches fire at Sprint Unlimited

The pace car for the Sprint Unlimited caught fire on Saturday.All was well during pace laps until the Chevrolet SS randomly started to blaze.The cause of the fire was determined to be a battery pack used to help power the external lights.Fortunately, no one was injured from the fire, but it undoubtedly caused some panic for driver Brett Bodine.Via Tireball
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Greatest putt on basketball court you will ever see

Patrick Burch is now the proud owner of a $15,000 car after sinking an improbable 95-foot putt during the Mississippi State-Auburn game on Saturday.As you can see, Burch had to successfully hole the shot from the other end of the court, a feat that he probably couldn't repeat if he tried.To make the story even better, it was apparently the first college basketball game Burch had...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Drew Pomeranz missed first day of spring training due to ingrown leg hair

#Athletics Drew Pomeranz is absent from Day 1 Workouts due to an ingrown hair on his leg #AsTalk— Kate Longworth (@KLongworthCSN) February 15, 2014Like many others, Drew Pomeranz was expected to participate in the first full day of workouts with the Oakland Athletics on Saturday.Unfortunately, the right-hander was unable to due to an ingrown leg hair, according to Kate Longworth...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Missouri students overshadow religious protest of Michael Sam

The controversial religious group known as Westboro Baptist Church had plans to protest Michael Sam's recent revelation that he was gay on Saturday. However, Missouri students had other ideas when church members invaded the community.Instead of Westboro Baptist making headlines, the students stole the press by showing their support for the NFL bound Tigers football player.Seen here...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Montrezl Harrell throws down reverse alley-oop dunk

The defending champion Louisville Cardinals made quick work of the Temple Owls in Philadelphia Friday night thanks in large part to the individual performance of sophomore forward Montrezl Harrell.The NBA prospect recorded a double-double en route to collecting 10 rebounds and 22 points. Two of those points came on in this reverse alley-oop slam in the first half.Harrell tallied...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Bartolo Colon enters the spring looking hefty as usual

Bartolo Colon has developed a reputation around Major League Baseball as being one of the "bigger" pitchers in the league.Colon did nothing to compromise that notion when showing up to spring training with the New York Mets carrying the same body weight as years past. The 40-year-old Dominican native continues to be a marvel among the professional sporting arena. He notched 18 wins...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Chane Behanan reveals marijuana use led to Louisville dismissal

Not much reason was given when Chane Behanan was dismissed from the Louisville Cardinals basketball program six weeks ago. The school vaguely said the dismissal was due to a violation of university policy.Now, the troubled forward has come clean, revealing that the reason he was kicked out of Louisville was because of marijuana usage.From Jason King of the Bleacher Report:Behanan...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Presenter drops Andre Drummond's MVP trophy

Andre Drummond earned MVP honors of the NBA Rising Stars Challenge after dropping 30 points and grabbing 25 rebounds.After the game, BBVA president and COO Angel Cano was tasked with presenting Drummond the MVP trophy, but botched the hand off miserably, sending the trophy fumbling to the ground.Fortunately, no noticeable damage was done to the trophy, and all was well that ended...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 15, 2014  |  Discuss

American figure skater sends profane message to haters

American figure skater Jeremy Abbott lived through his worst nightmare not once, but twice this week, as he suffered two brutal falls during Olympic competition.The most recent fall came Thursday night in his individual short program when he went crashing into the wall. To his credit, he got back up and finished his routine, and actually performed quite well considering the circumstances...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Memphis suspends Dominic Woodson for using cuss words

Memphis Tigers freshman Dominic Woodson cut loose some cuss words during Wednesday's win over Central Florida and it's going to cost him some playing time.The forward has been suspended indefinitely after head coach Josh Pastner, who does not curse, sent Woodson packing during the second half of the game, apparently because Woodson was using inappropriate language.“I did not like...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Johnny Manziel: Texans not drafting me would be worst decision they've ever made

Johnny Manziel has made it crystal clear what he believes the Houston Texans should do with the No. 1 pick in the upcoming NFL Draft. Simply put, the former Heisman winner believes the Texans would be ill-advised to not draft him.“It would be the worst decision they’ve ever made,” he says, smiling. “I’d be in the same division playing against them twice a year. Sorry, but...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: DeSean Jackson gets Angels tattoo on neck

DeSean Jackson now has two MLB-inspired tattoos on his body after getting the Los Angeles Angels logo emblazoned on the back of his neck.It should be noted that Jackson was born and raised in Los Angeles before starring at the University of California. So, the gesture could be seen as a token of his devotion to the hometown team.Previously, the Philadelphia Eagles widely decided...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Spencer Hawes owns toilet paper with President Obama's face emblazoned on it

So, Spencer Hawes apparently owns toilet paper with President Barack Obama's face plastered all over it.This fact became known to the world when 76ers teammate Evan Turner recently had to use the bathroom in Hawes' home. It was there when he discovered the president-inspired TP and took to Instagram to report his findings.Using the toilet @spenceneedle crib and I noticed his toilet...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Norwegian cross country skier races in short, short sleeves

While most competitors in the Winter Olympics choose to bundle up, Norwegian cross country skier Chris Jesperson went against the grain in the men's 15km classic final, as he sported shorts and a short-sleeve shirt.The unconventional approach helped lead Jesperson to a respectable sixth place finish in the race. He came within 22 seconds of Sweden's Daniel Richardsson for bronze...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-Laker describes hazing Kobe Bryant received as rookie

Once upon a time, Kobe Bryant entered the NBA as a rookie just like everyone else.In 1996, the Los Angeles Lakers selected him in the draft, and as you might expect, Bryant was on the receiving end of some hazing.Appearing on the TMZ Sports show, former NBA All-Star Cedric Ceballos shed some light on what kind of hazing went down."We'd make him chase balls into the stands of the...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 14, 2014  |  Discuss
SITE INFORMATION
Bush League Chronicle
A blog featuring the most outrageous videos, pictures, and stories from the world of sports.
Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker