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WATCH: MLS reporter gets drilled in head with a stray ball

MLS sideline reporter Kelli Tennant was hit in the back of the head with a stray soccer ball during pregame warmups before Saturday's Vancouver Whitecaps game against the L.A. Galaxy.Tennant was doing a remote segment for Time Warner Cable (TWC) SportsNet when she was hit, despite the best efforts of a colleague who was unable to stop the ball from hitting her: The scene was...
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BREAKING NEWS: Russell Westbrook likes the color red (Photo)

On Saturday, Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook posted an Instagram photo of himself wearing red clothes from head to toe, featuring a red T-shirt, red pants and red sneakers.Not sure what Westbrook is going for here, but the Thunder won their Western Conference playoff series opener against Memphis, so whatever works. H/T LBS. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports...
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Paul Pierce after clutch jumper: 'That's what I do' (Video)

Brooklyn Nets forward Paul Pierce hit a clutch jumper in the late stages of the fourth quarter in Saturday's Eastern Conference playoff series opener in Toronto and, not surprisingly, had some things to say about it.After hitting an outside jumper to give the Nets an 88-81 lead, microphones near the court could pick up Pierce screaming "That's why they got me here! ...
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Pirates prank Gerrit Cole with bubblegum-on-the-hat routine (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole fell victim to the bubblegum-on-the-hat prank by his teammates during Friday night's game against Milwaukee. Cameras captured Cole in the dugout during the third inning having no idea about the gum (with a huge bubble) attached to his cap. No word as to how long it took for Cole to catch on.Video via...
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Rays fan faceplants on field reaching for foul ball (GIF)

A Tampa Bay Rays fan faceplanted onto the field while reaching for a foul ball during Friday night's game against the New York Yankees.The unidentified fan reached over the railing in the 7th inning as the foul ball rolled into the corner, and he totally went for it. The fan lost his balance as he left his feet and reached for the ball with both hands, faceplanting and landing...
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Dodgers pitcher Chris Withrow throws wild pitch on intentional walk (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Chris Withrow gave up the go-ahead run in the ninth inning of Friday night's game at Dodger Stadium against Arizona with a wild pitch...on an intentional walk.In the top of the ninth with one out and a Diamondbacks pinch runner Tony Campana on third, Withrow had a 2-0 count on Martin Prado when the decision was...
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WATCH: Avs' Erik Johnson saves empty net goal at last second

Colorado Avalanche defenseman Erik Johnson racing back and made an incredible play to stop an empty net goal and save the game in the late stages of the third period during Thursday night's Western Conference playoff series opener against Minnesota.The Avalanche were down 4-3 when they pulled their goalie for an extra skater with three minutes left in regulation. With the Avalanche...
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Mike Tyson pretends to bite Tony Sanchez's ear (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.Retired heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson threw out the ceremonial first pitch at Thursday night's Pittsburgh Pirates game. Tyson threw a high strike to Pirates catcher Tony Sanchez, then posed with Sanchez for a few photos. During a couple of them, Tyson pretended to bite Sanchez's ear, an obvious reference to that infamous Evander...
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Yankees pull off around-the-horn triple play vs Rays (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.The New York Yankees pulled off an around-the-horn triple play to get out of a jam during the second inning of Thursday night's game against Tampa Bay.It happened with nobody out and Rays runners on first and second as Sean Rodriguez hit a sharp chopper down the line to Yanks third baseman Yangervis Solarte. Solarte stepped on the bag at...
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WATCH: Giants fans hold letter for 'BEAT LA' out of order

Your browser does not support iframes.Some San Francisco Giants fans had an embarrassing mishap during Wednesday night's game against the visiting L.A. Dodgers when they mistakenly held up the letters to "BEAT LA" in the wrong order.The group of five Giants fans were captured on camera holding up the letters during the top of the seventh. Unfortunately, no one bothered...
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Phil Pressey 'snaps' ball to Brandon Bass for slam (Video)

Boston Celtics rookie point guard Phil Pressey delivered a between-the-legs pass to teammate Brandon Bass that looked more like a football-style snap from center during the second quarter of Wednesday night's regular season finale against Washington.Pressey dribbled into the lane and found himself double-covered, so he "snapped" the ball through his legs. Bass happened...
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Soccer player in Sweden stuffs ball under his shirt (Video)

On Monday, a soccer player in the Swedish second division earned himself a yellow card for catching a soccer ball underneath his shirt. It happened late in the game as Hammarby was running out the clock with a monumental 5-0 lead over Degerfors. The big lead may have caused Norwegian Jan Gunnar Solli, a defender for Hammarby, to get a little carried away when accepting a pass...
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Chris Paul uses 'spin cycle' move for score (Video)

Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul used an incredible "spin cycle" move to shake Denver Nuggets guard Evan Fournier on his way to a score during the first quarter of Tuesday night's game at the Staples Center.With Fournier, CP3 started to drive baseline, then turned around and took a dribble back out before spinning around and finishing his drive to the basket...
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WATCH: Shaq sings, smashes Brent Barry's guitar

During Tuesday night's Inside the NBA halftime show on TNT, Shaquille O'Neal took part in a skit where he smashed guest analyst Brent Barry's guitar after complaining that he wanted to hear more songs like Rick Springfield's "Jessie's Girl".After the segment, Shaq tried to sing Mister Mister's "Broken Wings" and Bruce Springsteen's...
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Damian Lillard disses retired stars with 'no rings' in Foot Locker ad (Video)

Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard stars in a new Foot Locker commercial promoting their new adidas gear. In the hilarious ad, Lillard talks about not wanting to be "one of those guys that never won a ring". Unfortunately, that gets Lillard into trouble not only with retired NFL running backs Barry Sanders and LaDanian Tomlinson, but with retired NBA stars Chris...
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Dwight Howard shows no mercy blocking shots by little kid (Video)

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard didn't show any mercy to a little kid taking shots at the basket during pregame warmups before Monday night's game against San Antonio. Based on a recent Instagram video, Howard wasn't trying to be nice, as he stuffed the kid every chance he got.The extra work paid off for Howard, as he had a monster game with 20 points and 17 rebounds...
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Travis Snider fails to catch fly ball with his face (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.Pittsburgh Pirates right fielder Travis Snider had a bit of a mishap in the outfield when he was hit in the face with a fly ball during Monday night's game in Cincinnati.In the bottom of the fourth, Reds batter Todd Frazier hit a popup down the line into short right field. Snider made a sliding attempt to catch the ball as he crossed into...
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J.P. Arencibia nearly tumbles into camera well chasing foul ball (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.Texas Rangers catcher J.P. Arencibia nearly tumbled into a camera well while trying to catch a foul popup during Monday night's game against Seattle.It happened in the top of the sixth with one out and two men on as Mariners batter Dustin Ackley popped up a 3-1 pitch into foul territory. Arencibia appeared to make the catch, but the ball...
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Bubba Watson celebrates Masters win with dinner at Waffle House (Photo)

Pro golfer Bubba Watson celebrated Sunday's win at the Masters tournament with a late-night dinner with his wife and a few friends at a local Waffle House.Photo via Twitter / @bubbawatson.Looks like a golden opportunity for an endorsement deal. Whether it's a few commercials or adding a "Bubba Watson Special" to the menu, this is too good to pass up. Get it done...
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Fan caught sleeping during Yankees-Red Sox game (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.A fan who attended Sunday night's game between the New York Yankees and visiting Boston Red Sox was caught sleeping by ESPN cameras during the top of the fourth inning.Not sure how long the fan had been asleep at that point or how long he stayed asleep afterwards. We wouldn't blame him for taking a nap in order to be more awake for the...
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Orioles ball girl makes great play....on fair ball (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.A Baltimore Orioles ball girl made a great play to field a ground ball in foul territory during Sunday's game against Toronto which will unfortunately be overshadowed by the fact that the ball was fair.It happened in the fourth inning with a Blue Jays runner on first base as Edwin Encarnacion hit the ball that curved sharply down the line...
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Local TV reporter videobombed during live report by rowdy Minnesota hockey fans (Video)

Minneapolis FOX television affiliate KSMP-TV (a.k.a. Fox 9) sent reporter Jonathan Choe to cover postgame rioting within the Dinkytown community on the north side of the University of Minnesota campus on Saturday night after UM lost the NCAA men's hockey national championship game 7-4 to Union College. Choe did his best to provide live reports from the chaotic scene but had...
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Orioles fan snags foul ball with oversized glove (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.A Baltimore Orioles fan snagged a foul ball with a humongous glove during the early innings of Saturday's game against Toronto.The ball bounced right to the fan, and it would have been nearly impossible for the fan to miss with the glove he brought to the game, which was at least three times the size of a regular glove. Just imagine if major...
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Knicks receive 'One Shining Moment' tribute for disappointing season (Video)

On Saturday night, the New York Knicks were officially eliminated from playoff contention. To fully capture the ups and downs of the team's disappointing season, Youtube user @World_Wide_Wob released a "One Shining Moment" tribute video for the 2013-14 Knicks. If you're a Knicks fan, you'll laugh, you'll cry, but you likely won't want to see it again...
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This L.A. Kings fan was pumped up for overtime (Video)

On Saturday night, Prime Ticket television cameras caught a Los Angeles Kings fan in the crowd who seemed particularly excited as the game against the Anaheim Ducks headed into overtime. But seriously, how can you listen to the intro to Metallica's "Enter Sandman" and not get pumped up?Unfortunately, the fan likely went home disappointed as the Ducks beat the Kings...
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