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WATCH: Andre Iguodala Named NBA Finals MVP

The casual observer probably expected Steph Curry to be named the NBA Finals MVP, but that was not the case at all. Instead it was a guy that did not start a single game in the regular season or any other till the Finals--Andre Iguodala. He's the first player to win the award while playing with the regular season MVP since Magic Johnson during his rookie season in 1980.He received...
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Concert Security Lays Out Fan on Stage With Tremendous Flying Tackle

This is only remotely related to sports since it involves a flying tackle that most defensive coordinators would be happy to see their guys make. Otherwise, it is just something that looked freaking hilarious to me. Yeah--it's a little old, but so what?It's too damn funny. Read more »
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PHOTO: Warren Sapp Looks Like An Idiot in Golf Pants a Drunk John Daly Wouldn't Wear

Oh Warren. Have things gone so far down hill for you that you have resorted to wearing atrocious pants at a charity golf tournament in order to get people talking about you? Come on man. Those things are horrendous. Is the public ridicule really that important to you?Heck, if you need it that bad you can pay to have chicks ridicule you for hours on end while wearing a dog collar...
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WATCH: Brock Holt Becomes First Boston Red Sox Player To Hit For the Cycle Since 1996

Getting four hits in one night is not a very easy thing to do. When you consider that most players don't get a hit in seven of ten at-bats just getting four hits alone in a game is pretty incredible. However, to hit for the cycle--get a single, double, triple, and home run--is an accomplishment unto itself.No one else in baseball had done it since 2014 and no Red Sox had completed...
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WATCH: Houston Astros SS Carlos Correa With An Awesome Diving Catch

When you are a team that has been on the bottom for as long as the Astros have it is real easy to sink back down whenever something bad happens. Of course what is concerning when that happens is that one bad thing may develop in to another and the team may lose a game. So when Carlos Correa made a tremendous diving catch early on against the Rockies Tuesday afternoon he did more...
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Texas Rangers Slugger Prince Fielder Has a Little Trouble Rounding Third (wipes out)

Usually whenever something funny happens involving one of the Texas Rangers Adrian Beltre's head is being rubbed by someone, but not this time. No, this time the laughs come courtesy of hard-hitting slugger Prince Fielder. It appears that Prince thought he was going to round third and head home during Tuesday's game against the Dodgers. However, fate and the third base bag had something...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Minicamp Kicks Off For Several NFL Teams Across the Nation

Tuesday was a great day for NFL fans across the nation. It was the day that many of their favorite teams took the field for Day One of mandatory minicamp. It was the first real step towards achieving glory in the coming season. Not every team can achieve of course and most of them probably will not, but for now each and every team has just as good a chance as the next.For now--everybody...
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WWE Superstar John Cena Doesn't Skip Leg Day

Wrestlers have to be in incredible shape. There is no way these guys can do what they do without being in incredible physical condition. That, of course, means they have to work out a lot. Fans of WWE superstar John Cena know that he is a gym rat thanks to all the video clips he likes to post on Twitter of himself lifting serious weight.Like 480 pounds on bench press. Set new goals...
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WATCH: Cam Newton and Greg Olsen Looking Good in Minicamp

Last season Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen ended up being one of the top targets for Cam Newton with 84 receptions and 1008 yards (tied for first with Kelvin Benjamin). Will he be as popular a target next season? Olsen and his fantasy owners probably hope so, but chances are that he will not.With Kelvin Benjamin getting better and the additions of Ted Ginn Jr. and Devin Funchess...
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Vince Wilfork: It Feels Like I've Been Here For Years

For fans of the Houston Texans it is a welcome sight to see big Vince Wilfork walking across the field. He is going to give the interior of the Texans defensive line a presence that it has not had before. He is going to be tough to move; disruptive to both the passing and running game.So this might be a nightmarish sight for buffet owners, but for Texans fans on the first day of...
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WATCH: Cleveland Browns WR Taylor Gabriel With the Great Catch of a Johnny Manziel Pass in OTAs

Taylor Gabriel had a strong rookie campaign for the Cleveland Browns gaining 621 yards (second on team) on his 36 receptions (third) for an impressive 17.3 yards per reception (first) and one touchdown. Not bad for a guy that is only 5'8" and weighs in at just 167 pounds.He will be looking to improve off of those numbers in his second season in the NFL whether it is Josh McCown behind...
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WATCH: Free Agent Guard Evan Mathis Pushing Around Some Serious Weight

For the last few seasons Evan Mathis has graded out as one of the better offensive lineman in the NFL, but for some reason the Eagles seem to think that their offensive line is better off without him. That's like saying the Rolling Stones don't need Mick Jagger, the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue doesn't need babes to be popular, and the Olive Garden would do just fine without...
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Duncan Keith Named Unanimous Winner of the Conn Smythe Trophy After Blackhawks Win Stanley Cup FInals

The Chicago Blackhawks are most certainly the team to beat in the NHL looking ahead to the next few seasons. After beating the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-0 Monday night the team won its third Stanley Cup in the last six years. If that doesn't make them a target...Defenseman Duncan Keith was awarded the Conn Smythe Trophy for being the most valuable player throughout the playoffs by a...
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WATCH: Final Moments of Decisive Stanley Cup Win for Chicago Blackhawks

You don't have to be a hockey fan to appreciate this moment in time. With seconds left on the clock the players from both teams know who is going to win and that the season is over. Tampa Bay is just trying to avoid the shutout and the Blackhawks just want to start celebrating their third Stanley Cup title in six seasons. When the final seconds do tick off the clock a bunch of grown...
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WATCH: Dallas Cowboys WR Dez Bryant Sidesteps the Champagne Shower Just in Time at the Club

Dez Bryant has been all over the web lately since he confirmed the rumor that he is contemplating staying away from Dallas through the season opener. Few believe he is foolish enough to do it, and no one thinks he is dumb enough to do it. While the bloggers, journalists, and fans were fretting over the rumor he was out and about with teammate Anthony Hitchens having a good time.For...
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Mississippi State Head Coach Dan Mullen Throws Some Serious Shade at Jim Harbaugh

You have to love it when college coaches start getting snippy with each other. New Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh has a heck of a resume, but Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen doesn't care. He doesn't like Harbaugh appearing at all these satellite camps so he decided to comment on it.Oh what a comment it was!via RedditRead more »
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WATCH: San Francisco 49ers TE Vernon Davis Hits the Weight Room in Disguise as Old Man Otis

Using Kyrie Irving's Uncle Drew character as inspiration San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis decided to hit the gym dressed up as Old Man Otis. He wasn't filming a commercial or anything. He was just aiming to mess with some unsuspecting weight lifter and have a little fun in the process.Overall the video is kind of funny and worth a watch. However, it could have been better...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Johnny Manziel Gets Some Love on WWE Raw in Cleveland

If there is one event that every guy wants to take in someday it is a live WWE event (RAW or one of the pay-per-views). There is just something about the energy of the crowd that is intoxicating. As for the actual wrestling--entertainment at its finest.So with WWE RAW in town and plenty of money in his pocket Johnny Manziel joined the audience. Of course being Johnny he was not treated...
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PHOTO: How Navy Football Trains On the Weekends

We have seen other teams train in similar situations during the off-season with one major difference. Those teams were training for football and with football in mind. Navy's football players have a larger purpose in mind--protecting us.Thank you for your service gentlemen. Go Navy. Beat Army.@NavyAthleticsRead more »
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Have the Dallas Cowboys and Dez Bryant Lost Their Ever Loving Minds?

When the off-season began the Dallas Cowboys expected to lose someone. There was no way they could pay Dez Bryant and DeMarco Murray appropriately.via RedditRead more »
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WATCH: Funny or Die Video on Judd Apatow Directing Athletes Like LeBron James and Tony Romo

LeBron James is going to make his feature film debut in this summer's comedy Trainwreck directed by Judd Apatow. They don't ask too much of him; he just plays himself, but for athletes it can be a bit of a challenge to just be themselves on film--or at least that's what Judd Apatow wants us to believe in this Funny or Die video.Find the time to watch this video. You'll laugh. You...
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PHOTO: Beware the Wrath of Ohio State Head Coach Urban Meyer if You Take His Parking Spot

When you've led two different teams to three national titles including the defending college football champions you've earned the right to expect a few things--a great paycheck, the adoration of millions of fans everywhere, and a parking spot at your team's facility. Urban Meyer has all of those things, but someone was foolish enough to take his parking spot.Meyer could have parked...
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WATCH: Buffalo Bills WR Chris Hogan Bashing a Home Run During LeSean McCoy's Home Run Derby

It is charity softball season in the NFL as teams gather for OTAs and mini-camp throughout the league. While he may not be holding it in Philly anymore LeSean McCoy held his over the weekend with many of his new teammates helping him out.When it comes to football players playing softball it's a great chance to see some of the most powerful guys in the game knock a few balls out of...
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Pittsburgh Steelers LB Terence Garvin With the One-Handed Pick During OTAs

When we think of one-handed catch videos we think of the NFL's best wide receivers first, but they are not the only guys that get in on the fun. Defensive backs and linebackers have been known to make a grab or two from time to time (can be a great way to stop an offense from scoring).It's something they have to work of course and the Steelers linebackers were doing just that during...
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WATCH: Pittsburgh Steelers LB James Harrison Still Works Out Much Harder Than You

To play the game of football at a high level for any period of time, but especially as long as James Harrison has been playing, requires an intense dedication to one's body. To take the physical punishment that the game puts the body through and be able to do it week in and week out (and walk afterwards) a person has to be in great physical shape. This of course becomes even more...
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