LATEST STORIES FROM HOLDOUT SPORTS

Madison Bumgarner hits HR off Clayton Kershaw (Video)

San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner helped his cause with a solo home run against Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw during the third inning of Thursday's game at AT&T Park.Given that Clayton Kershaw won the National League MVP and Cy Young Award last year, Bumgarner's HR was an impressive feat.Bumgarner pitched 6 1/3 innings and struck out six, earning the...
Via Holdout Sports
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Hawks fan cries while meeting Shaquille O'Neal (Video)

A female Atlanta Hawks fan broke down in tears while meeting Shaquille O’Neal after Wednesday night’s Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Shaq used her phone to take a picture with her and gave her a big kiss on the cheek during a commercial break in TNT's Inside the NBA postgame show. As Shaq's colleagues teased him about it when they returned from the break, Shaq joked...
Via Holdout Sports
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Cubs pitcher Tsuyoshi Wada finds credit card on field (Video)

Chicago Cubs starter Tsuyoshi Wada played Good Samaritan when he found a credit card on the field during Wednesday night's game against San Diego. Wada picked up the card near the third base line and handed the card to a security guard so it could be returned to its rightful owner. Wonder who it belonged to and how it ended up on the field.[MLB] This post appeared first on...
Via Holdout Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

What the heck was Neil Everett talking about? (Video)

ESPN SportsCenter anchor Neil Everett had a really strange moment on live television Tuesday night following Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals.Wrapping up a discussion about the performance of the Golden State Warriors in their win over the Houston Rockets, Everett threw out this line, completely out of the blue:“It’s like the scarecrow in Oz.  You get too close to the...
Via Holdout Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Shaquille O'Neal plants kiss on Ernie Johnson on Hawks kiss cam (Video)

Shaquille O'Neal planted a big kiss on fellow TNT NBA analyst Ernie Johnson while captured on the Atlanta Hawks "Kiss Cam" at Wednesday night's Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals.It happened during a timeout late in the second quarter. The Hawks posted this Vine with the caption "It's a perfect match!"H/T TNLP. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Follow us on...
Via Holdout Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Stephen Curry's 2-year-old daughter steals postgame press conference (Video)

NBA MVP Stephen Curry may have been the star of Tuesday night's Western Conference Finals Game 1, leading the Golden State Warriors with 34 points in a 110-106 victory over Houston. However, Curry was upstaged by his 2-year-old daughter Riley during the postgame press conference.Riley had the room laughing and smiling with her adorable reactions, smiling and waving to the cameras...
Via Holdout Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Pedro Alvarez hits HR into boat on the fly (Video)

Pittsburgh Pirates first baseman Pedro Alvarez hit a home run out of PNC Park and into a small boat parked along the edge of the Allegheny River in the bottom of the fourth inning of Tuesday's game against Minnesota.The solo HR by Alvarez traveled about 450 feet and landed in the boat on the fly. A passer-by saw the baseball land and hopped into the boat to grab the souvenir for...
Via Holdout Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Andrew Shaw's soccer-style header OT goal disallowed (GIF)

Chicago Blackhawks center Andrew Shaw's soccer-style header was disallowed as the game-winning goal in OT of Tuesday's Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals, but it was still an impressive play nonetheless.Patrick Kane's shot from close range bounced off the shoulder of Anaheim Ducks goaltender Frederik Andersen and straight up into the air. Shaw saw it, jumped up and delivered...
Via Holdout Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Stephen Curry annoyed as Rockets send rookie for captains handshake (Video)

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry seemed a bit irritated after meeting Houston Rockets rookie Nick Johnson for the captain's handshake prior to Tuesday night's Game 1 of the Western Conference finals.Curry was probably expecting one of the Rockets star players, such as James Harden or Dwight Howard, to meet him at center court, not some virtually unknown player off the bench...
Via Holdout Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Lance McCullers wears Batman cleats during first MLB start (Video)

Houston Astros pitcher Lance McCullers got the attention of broadcasters and fans alike by wearing Batman cleats for his first major league start in Monday night's game against Oakland.[MLB] This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Follow us on Twitter and Like us on Facebook.
Via Holdout Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

NHL linesman injured in collision during Rangers-Lightning Game 2

An NHL linesman had to leave Monday night's Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals after suffering a sprained knee from a big hit along the boards.It happened in the second period as linesman Brad Kovachik was standing on the blue line in front of the boards. Tampa Bay Lightning superstar Steven Stamkos was just a few feet away when he knocked New York Rangers defenseman Kevin...
Via Holdout Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

NY Rangers fan photobombs Steven Stamkos following Game 2 (Photo)

Image via Twitter/@rmayertboA New York Rangers fan dropped this perfect photobomb of Tampa Bay Lightning superstar Steven Stamkos during a postgame interview following Monday night's Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals.Stamkos scored a power play goal in the third period as the Lightning beat the Rangers 6-2 to tie the series at 1 game apiece. This Rangers fan probably figured...
Via Holdout Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rude Phillies fan pushes woman aside for home run ball (Video)

A rude Philadelphia Phillies fan pushed a woman aside to grab a home run ball during the eighth inning of Sunday's game against Arizona.Phillies 3B Maikel Franco hit the HR into the left-center field stands to lead off the bottom of the eighth. The woman in the front row tried to catch the ball but it glanced off the edge of her glove and fell onto the floor in front of her. She...
Via Holdout Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Mariners fans taunt Red Sox with 'Brady cheated' chant (Video)

Seattle Mariners fans taunted the Boston Red Sox by chanting "Brady cheated" during the sixth inning of Saturday night's game at Safeco Field.The chant was, of course, a reference to New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and his suspension for his role in the "DeflateGate" scandal. The Patriots beat the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX back in February, and Seattle fans...
Via Holdout Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Phillies pitcher hit in throat with throwback from catcher (Video)

Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Sean O'Sullivan was accidentally hit in the throat with the throwback from catcher Cameron Rupp during the top of the sixth in Sunday's game against Arizona.It happened with two outs and D-backs runners on first and third after O'Sullivan had delivered his 2-2 pitch high for ball three. O'Sullivan was looking to first base, so he wasn't ready when...
Via Holdout Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Adam Jones faces off with Seth Rollins in staredown (Video)

Baltimore Orioles outfielder Adam Jones faced off with WWE Champion Seth Rollins in a playful staredown prior to Sunday's game against the L.A. Angels.Rollins was in attendance to throw out the ceremonial first pitch, as well as to promote Sunday evening's live WWE Payback pay-per-view event, taking place in Baltimore. Jones is a big fan and has his own WWE Championship belt that...
Via Holdout Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

DeAndre Jordan blows alley oop dunk vs Rockets (Video)

Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan's blown alley oop dunk attempt during the fourth quarter of Sunday's Game 7 against Houston perfectly summed up their disappointing performance to end their playoff run.The Rockets defeated the Clippers 113-100 to advance to the Western Conference finals, completing a comeback from a 3-1 series deficit.[FTW] This post appeared first...
Via Holdout Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Miguel Cabrera chats with Cardinals fans while on deck (Video)

Detroit Tigers superstar Miguel Cabrera was busy chatting with St. Louis Cardinals fans while on deck in the ninth inning of Saturday's game at Busch Stadium. This was a pretty cool scene. No heckling going on, just people talking baseball. Cabrera seemed to take genuine interest in the fans and made them laugh. That's what baseball is all about.[MLB] This post appeared...
Via Holdout Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Stephen Curry hits buzzer-beater from 3/4 court vs Grizzlies (Video)

NBA MVP Stephen Curry added another incredible shot to his resume with a buzzer-beater from 3/4 court to end the third quarter of Friday night's Game 6 against Memphis.With under three seconds left in the third, Andre Iguodala blocked a desparation 3-point attempt by Grizzlies forward Jeff Green. Curry was right there to grab the loose ball and gently threw it up towards the other...
Via Holdout Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Gregory Polanco's outfield stumble gives Cubs extra-inning win (GIF)

With the bases loaded and two outs in the bottom of the 12th of Friday's 2-2 game at Wrigley Field, Chicago Cubs batter Matt Szczur hit a routine fly ball to short right field. Or so it seemed...until Pittsburgh Pirates right fielder Gregory Polanco slipped on the outfield grass, lost his footing and fell to the ground, along with the baseball.That's all it took to give the Cubs...
Via Holdout Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Soccer player attacked with flying kick during live interview (Video)

In Venezuela, Carabobo FC striker Aquiles Ocanto was attacked during a live postgame interview by a fan who delivered a flying kick into his back. INCREIBLE. Sólo en Venezuela.... pic.twitter.com/ktYxhy21O7 — MercaGol (@MercaGol) May 14, 2015Ocanto was talking with Maria Alexandra Bastidas of Meridiano Televisión following his team's scoreless draw with Aragua when the assault...
Via Holdout Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Padres groundskeeper dances, slides on tarp during rain delay (GIF)

A Petco Park groundskeeper provided entertainment to San Diego Padres fans during a rain delay in the top of the first inning of Thursday's game against Washington. After covering the infield, the groundskeeper danced up a storm (pardon the pun) and played slip-and-slide with the tarp.The game resumed after a rain delay of 1 hour and 55 minutes. Interestingly enough, it was only...
Via Holdout Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Cubs fan dresses as Wrigley Field ivy (Video)

A Chicago Cubs fan attended Thursday's game against the New York Mets dressed in costume as the Wrigley Field ivy. Why would he do such a thing? We have no idea, although considering he was sitting in the front row, he certainly wasn't being shy. To each his own, we guess.[MLB] This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Follow us on Twitter and Like us on Facebook.
Via Holdout Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

John Wall tosses over-the-head no-look pass to Bradley Beal (GIF)

Washington Wizards guard John Wall made a steal and tossed an amazing no-look pass over his head to teammate Bradley Beal for a fast break layup during the third quarter of Wednesday night's Game 5 against Atlanta.Wall was hustling to chase down the Hawks fast break and managed to make the steal, then had the awareness to know that Beal was behind him all by himself for the score...
Via Holdout Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Hayes yanks tooth out on Rangers bench (Video)

New York Rangers right winger Kevin Hayes yanked his tooth out after having it knocked loose during Wednesday night's Game 7 in their playoff series against Washington.Hayes took a shot to the mouth from the stick of Capitals forward Joel Ward. When he finished his shift, Hayes picked out his tooth like it was no big deal.Hayes had an eventful game, scoring a power play goal in...
Via Holdout Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss
SITE INFORMATION
Holdout Sports
A fan looking for some higher standards, and maybe a few laughs, in today's world of sports.
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.