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Alex Ovechkin wipes out during goal celebration against Maple Leafs (GIF)

Washington Capitals left winger Alex Ovechkin wiped out during a goal celebration in the opening minute of the first period during Sunday's game against Toronto.Ovechkin scored his 40th goal of the season just 33 seconds into the game. Ovechkin threw himself into the boards in excitement, then promptly lost his balance and wiped out. Fortunately, he didn't hurt himself, or that...
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Danilo Gallinari drains 60-foot buzzer-beater against Pelicans (Video)

Denver Nuggets big man Danilo Gallinari sank a 60-foot buzzer-beater to end the third quarter of Sunday night's game against New Orleans.It was an impressive play as Gallinari stole a Pelicans pass with 1.8 seconds left and had just enough time to launch the shot, hitting nothing but net. The three-pointer tied the game at 65 apiece.Gallinari led the Nuggets in scoring with 21 points...
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Jonathan Quick butt-ends Jacob Trouba in the groin (GIF)

Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick used the butt end of his stick to deliver a low blow to Winnipeg Jets defenseman Jacob Trouba during Sunday's game at the MTS Centre.After Trouba took a big hit from Jarret Stoll and took Quick down with him, Quick retaliated with the cheap shot to Trouba's groin. Trouba gave Quick a shove, but kept his cool and skated away. No penalties...
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Sidney Crosby leveled by Ryan Johansen (GIF)

Pittsburgh Penguins forward Sidney Crosby was crushed with a big hit by Columbus Blue Jackets forward Ryan Johansen in the opening seconds of Sunday's game at the CONSOL Energy Center.Johansen intercepted a pass intended for Crosby and knocked him to the ice all in one motion.Johansen also had a goal and an assist in the game, but it wasn't enough as the Penguins beat the Blue Jackets...
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James Harden kicks LeBron James in the groin (GIF)

Houston Rockets guard James Harden kicked Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James in the groin during the fourth quarter of Sunday's game at the Toyota Center. Harden had fallen to the ground with the ball, and James was trying to grab the ball from him.  Harden kicked his leg out directly at James' crotch and was immediately given a flagrant foul. Harden and James finished the...
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NIU center Pete Rakocevic takes down hoop with dunk (GIF)

Northern Illinois center Pete Rakocevic threw down a slam dunk that took down the hoop and caused a delay in the game during Saturday's win over Central Michigan. Rakocevic's dunk was strong enough to cause the stantion support to come loose. A Central Michigan player was about to make the inbounds pass when he had to move quickly to avoid the backboard coming down on his head...
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Monta Ellis scores with 360 reverse layup against Nets (Video)

Dallas Mavericks guard Monta Ellis scored with the nifty 360 reverse layup during the first quarter of Saturday night's game against Brooklyn.Rajon Rondo found Ellis along the baseline and set him up with a great pass for the score:H/T TNLP. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
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Wichita State's Tekele Cotton brings down the house with windmill dunk (Video)

Wichita State Shockers guard Tekele Cotton put the exclamation point on Saturday's 74-60 win over Northern Iowa with a windmill dunk that brought down the house with 1:10 remaining.Cotton scored 11 points in the win, which gave Wichita State the Missouri Valley Conference regular season title.H/T TheScore. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter, Facebook...
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Borussia Dortmund celebrates goal with Batman and Robin masks (Video)

In Bundesliga soccer action, Borussia Dortmund's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Marco Reus put on Batman and Robin masks to celebrate a goal in the 78th minute against Schalke.The move was obviously planned in advance as the masks were conveniently stashed in a bag behind the net, making it easier to play superheroes after Aubameyang opened the scoring with his goal in the late stage...
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Mitch McGary loses Blazers defender with sweet fake (Video)

Oklahoma City Thunder rookie forward Mitch McGary made a pretty play with a drive to the basket and a sweet fake to lose the defender for the easy layup during the second quarter of Friday night's game in Portland.McGary's move got Trail Blazers center Chris Kaman in the air and brought the Thunder bench to their feet.McGary finished with 20 points and grabbed 9 rebounds coming off...
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Tyler Hansbrough, Festus Ezeli ejected after scrap (Video)

Toronto Raptors forward Tyler Hansbrough and Golden State Warriors center Festus Ezeli were ejected after getting into a scrap during the final seconds of the third quarter in Friday night's game at the Air Canada Centre.It started with Hansbrough and Ezeli were jockeying for position during a Warriors offensive position. After the Warriors scored, the trash talk continued up the...
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Alexey Shved's shot skies into the stratosphere (Video)

New York Knicks guard Alexey Shved drove in for the layup during Friday night's game in Detroit, but he sent his shot up so high that it went over the backboard and into the stratosphere.That shot by Shved was JUST a bit high. As far as we can tell, the ball hasn't come back down yet.H/T FTW. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
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Nerlens Noel has block party against Wizards (Video)

Philadelphia 76ers center Nerlens Noel led the way during Friday night's 89-81 win over Washington with 14 points and 13 rebounds. Noel also had three blocks, including these two tremendous stuffs of Nene and Marcin Gortat:It's good to see the Sixers fans getting a good show for their money.H/T TNLP. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
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Shawne Williams throws loose ball into Lou Amundson's groin (Video)

Detroit Pistons forward Shawne Williams threw a loose ball into the groin of New York Knicks forward Lou Amundson during Friday night's game at The Palace of Auburn Hills.On a Pistons offensive possession, Williams saved a ball as it was about to go out of bounds, but his momentum was carrying him past the baseline, so he tossed it at Amundson, the closest defensive player. The...
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ECHL's Rapid City Rush to wear Dr. Suess jerseys (Photo)

The ECHL's Rapid City Rush will be holding Dr. Suess Night on Saturday, and not only will they be having a book drive for a local charity, but they will be wearing awesome Dr. Suess jerseys.Photo via Twitter @RapidCityRushSo if you happen to be in South Dakota Saturday night and are in the mood to catch some minor league hockey action, this should be right up your alley.H/T NIS....
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Marshawn Lynch vs llama: Who has better moves? (Video)

Runaways llamas in Arizona took social media by storm Thursday, and the elusive moves that they displayed prompted the NFL Youtube channel to compare them with moves made by Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch.One thing's for sure:  As much trouble as those llamas caused, we'll bet that they're not getting fined. Video via NFL. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports...
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Sidney Crosby uses stick to catch teammate's stick in mid-air (Video)

Pittsburgh Penguins superstar Sidney Crosby used his stick to catch his teammate's stick in mid-air during Wednesday night's game against Washington.Left winger Patric Hornqvist lost his stick as he tried to block a shot on the defensive end, and his stick went flying about 10 feet away. Crosby was following the puck when Hornqvist's stick landed on his own, and he simply held up...
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Beijing Guoan's Erton Fejzullahu ejected for stomping on opponent's chest (GIF)

In Chinese Super League soccer action Wednesday, Beijing Guoan FC’s Erton Fejzullahu was sent off in the 28th minute of their match against Brisbane Roar for stomping an opposing player in the chest. Roar midfielder Adam Sarota was pushed to the ground by Fejzullahu as he tried to keep the ball away from him, and Fejzullahu added insult to injury with the foot stomp. Fejzullahu...
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Rex Ryan tricks out truck with Bills colors and logo (Video)

Rex Ryan is clearly "all in" with the Buffalo Bills as head coach, and he is continuing to set the tone by updating his truck with the Bills colors and logo.Rex Ryan rollin' in style @buffalobills pic.twitter.com/QSjBWXcBJg— Brandon Baker (@ShakeNBakez) February 26, 2015And just in case you're wondering, it's real.The photo going around of Rex Ryan's new Bills truck is the real...
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Andre Iguodala drops Matthew Dellavedova with nasty crossover (Video)

Golden State Warriors guard Andre Iguodala sent Matthew Dellavedova falling to the floor with a nasty crossover move during the second quarter of Thursday night's game in Cleveland.Iguodala finished the play with a behind-the-back dish to David Lee for the layup.H/T TNLP. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
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DeMarcus Cousins kicks defenseless chair in frustration vs Grizzlies (Video)

Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins lost his temper and kicked a chair on the bench after being called for his third foul early in the second quarter of Wednesday night's game against Memphis.The outburst from Cousins shocked a female fan sitting in the second row. Fortunately, Cousins stayed out of trouble for the rest of the game, finishing with 19 points and 9 rebounds ...
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Jusuf Nurkic earns technical foul for taunting Markieff Morris (Video)

Denver Nuggets rookie center Jusuf Nurkic earned a technical foul for taunting Suns forward Markieff Morris during the third quarter of Wednesday night's game against Phoenix.After knocking Morris to the floor on the post-up move, Nurkic slammed it down, caught the ball and handed it to Morris while he was still on the ground. The official called the technical immediately.This may...
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Zach Randolph hits halftime buzzer-beater from beyond half court vs Spurs (GIF)

Memphis Grizzlies big man Zach Randolph beat the halftime buzzer with a three-pointer from beyond half court during Wednesday night's game in Sacramento.Randolph had 0.9 seconds to work with as he took the inbounds pass and heaved it up from 62 feet away, yet he was able to bank it in.Randolph is getting good at these long range halftime buzzer-beaters, as he banked one in from half...
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Markel Brown gets steal, throws down 360 degree slam (Video)

Brooklyn Nets guard Markel Brown made a great play in the first quarter of Wednesday night's game in New Orleans with a steal that he turned into a score with a 360 degree slam dunk.Unfortunately, Brown's play wasn't able to inspire a Nets rally, as they lost to the Pelicans 102-96.Video via NBA. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
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Timberwolves fans welcome Kevin Garnett back home (Video)

On Wednesday night, Kevin Garnett returned to the Target Center for the first time as a member of the Minnesota Timberwolves since being traded to Boston back in 2007. After being drafted by the Timberwolves in 1995 and playing for the team for 12 seasons, Garnett clearly still felt a strong bond with the team, which probably explains why he was willing to be traded from Brooklyn...
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