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Hawks mascot goes 'Uptown Funk' with show-stopping dance routine (Video)

Atlanta Hawks mascot Harry The Hawk recently performed this show-stopping choreographed dance routine while lip synching to Marc Ronson's "Uptown Funk" during a timeout in a recent home game at the Philips Arena.Harry The Hawk seems to have raised the bar for all other NBA mascots to live up to. Very impressive. Video via Atlanta Hawks. H/T BC. This post appeared first on Holdout...
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Penguins game program misspells Sidney Crosby's name (Photo)

The editors of the Pittsburgh Penguins game program for Tuesday night's game against Winnipeg made an unbelievably embarrassing error by misspelling the name of their superstar center (and captain) Sidney Crosby.Photo via Twitter/@Dejan_KovacevicCrosby's first name was spelled "Sindey" on the cover of the program, which had to be pulled off the arena stands once the mistake was caught...
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Marc Gasol tries to head ball into basket soccer style (Video)

Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol provided some impromptu entertainment for the home fans at FedExForum during a stoppage of play when he tried to head the ball into the basket soccer style.Gasol showed excellent ball control with his head as he managed to get a couple of shots off the backboard. Although Gasol wasn't able to make a basket, he came pretty close. We have to wonder...
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Anthony Davis throws down phenomenal alley-oop slam vs Sixers (Video)

New Orleans Pelicans power forward Anthony Davis threw down a phenomenal alley oop slam dunk during the first quarter of Monday night's game against Philadelphia.Tyreke Evans threw the alley oop way up high, and Davis reached up and grabbed it with one hand, then threw down the dunk all in one motion with incredible control. With just over three minutes left in the first half, Davis...
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Lakers making rookies bring baby dolls to home games (Video)

The Los Angeles Lakers are hazing rookies Jordan Clarkson and Tarik Black by making them bring baby dolls to home games or else risk being fined by their fellow veterans. Clarkson spoke to LakersNation about his fatherly responsibilities, which he seems to be taking very seriously.Video via LakersNation. H/T FTW. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter...
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Glen Davis crushes Suns fan with rear end (Video)

Los Angeles Clippers forward Glen Davis fell on top of a Suns fan in the front row after a hustling attempt to save a loose ball during the fourth quarter of Sunday night's game in Phoenix.Davis is 6'9" and 289 pounds, so it's hard to stop that momentum once he gets going. The female fan braced herself for the inevitable and a took a hit as Davis crushed her with his rear end. ...
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Watch all 29 goals scored in NHL All-Star Game (Video)

A record-setting 29 goals were scored in Sunday night's 2015 NHL All-Star Game in Columbus, and you can watch them all in less than two minutes with this video. WARNING: The goal horn is extremely loud, so you'll probably want to turn down the volume at some point. Video via NHL. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
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Clay Matthews celebrates Jordy Nelson's TD...as Pro Bowl opponent (GIF)

Green Bay Packers teammates Clay Matthews and Jordy Nelson were playing on opposing teams in Sunday night's NFL Pro Bowl, but that didn't stop Matthews from celebrating with Nelson after he scored a second quarter touchdown. Nelson and Matthews gave each other a flying bump after Nelson's 21-yard TD from Drew Brees. It's all about having fun at the Pro Bowl, and the end result...
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Stephen Curry dribbles, dunks, hangs on rim vs Celtics (Video)

Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry excited the home crowd at ORACLE Arena by throwing down a two-handed dunk and hanging on the rim during Sunday night's game against Boston.Curry had a clear path to the basket and move so quickly that he had to grab onto the rim after the dunk to avoid hurting himself.Curry had 22 points and 11 assists as the Warriors beat the Celtics...
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Odell Beckham Jr. makes 46-yard FG in Pro Bowl warmups (Video)

New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. showed some of his versatility by kicking a 46-yard field goal in warmups before Sunday's NFL Pro Bowl. Odell Beckham Jr. from 46 yards out.. Good from about 55... I assume he'll be "randomly" tested tomorrow #ProBowl #Unbelievable A video posted by patmcafeeshow (@patmcafeeshow) on Jan 25, 2015 at 3:37pm PST Beckham made...
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Richard Sherman rips NFL, Patriots over 'Deflategate' (Video)

The Seattle Seahawks arrived in Arizona Sunday to begin preparing for Super Bowl XLIX, and cornerback Richard Sherman didn't waste any time making headlines by taking shots at the NFL and the New England Patriots over "DeflateGate".Sherman was particularly blunt when he was asked about his perception of the Patriots and how they seem to keep getting too close to the line: “Will...
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Hassan Whiteside hopes triple-double vs Bulls will raise NBA2K rating (Video)

Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside had a standout performance in Sunday's 96-84 win in Chicago by scoring 14 points, grabbing 13 rebounds and blocking 12 shots.Whiteside was rewarded with a postgame interview after his unconventional triple-double and implied that at least part of the motivation for his performance was to raise his ratings in the NBA 2K video game.Well, Sunday's...
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'The Science Guy' says Bill Belichick 'didn't make any sense' (Video)

Bill Nye "The Science Guy" was not impressed with Bill Belichick's attempt to explain how the footballs used by the New England Patriots in the first half of last week's AFC Championship game were deflated two pounds below regulation.In a Saturday press conference, Belichick claimed that the team's normal practice of rubbing the footballs somehow caused the footballs to lose pressure...
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Saturday Night Live tackles Patriots and 'DeflateGate' (Video)

The New England Patriots have been an easy target this week with "DeflateGate", so naturally Saturday Night Live couldn't help but make them the subject of their opening sketch this week.SNL parodied Thursday's press conferences, with Bill Belichick blatantly throwing Tom Brady under the bus while Brady played dumb (really dumb for the purposes of this sketch). As the sketch moves...
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Zach Johnson's shot from rock pile goes backwards into water (Video)

After Zach Johnson drove his tee shot on the par-4 10th into a rock pile during Friday's second round of the Humana Challenge, he tried to hit the ball out of the rocks instead of taking a drop and a penalty stroke. Big mistake.Johnson’s attempt to salvage par backfired, literally, as his second shot caromed backwards off the rocks and into the water on his way to a double bogey...
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Tom Brady gets burned by White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest (Video)

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest couldn't resist taking a jab at New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady over his responses to questions about "DeflateGate" during a Thursday press conference.“The one thing I can tell you is that for years it’s been clear that there was no risk that I was going to take Tom Brady’s job as quarterback of the New England Patriots, but...
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Watch Klay Thompson's record-setting 37-point third quarter (Video)

To say that Golden State Warriors shooting guard Klay Thompson was on fire during the third quarter of Friday night's game against Sacramento would be an understatement. In the third, Thompson made all 13 of his shots from the field, including 9-for-9 from 3-point range, combined with two foul shots for a total of 37 points. In the process, Thompson set NBA records for most points...
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Watching NHL stars display their skills with GoPro cameras is pretty cool

You've watched the NHL's best players on the ice, but you've probably never watched them display their skills from the unique perspective that a GoPro camera offers...until now.Back in September, the NHL's Player Media Tour made a stop in Newark, NJ and filmed some superstars showing their stuff on the ice while equipped with GoPro's HERO3+ and HERO4 cameras.  The resulting video...
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Bucks mascot busted deflating basketballs (Video)

The New England Patriots have made themselves an easy target with #DeflateGate, and the Milwaukee Bucks couldn't help piling on with their humorous take on the situation.On Thursday, the Bucks posted an incriminating Vine featuring their mascot Bango deflating some basketballs. Let's hope NBA teams are staying away from this type of nonsense.Vine via Milwaukee Bucks. This post...
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Sixers prank rookie JaKarr Sampson by wrapping SUV in tin foil (Video)

The Philadelphia 76ers veteran players pranked rookie forward JaKarr Sampson on Thursday by wrapping his SUV in tin foil.Cameras captured Sampson's reaction when he returned to his vehicle to find it covered in Reynolds Wrap. Tough day, rook. pic.twitter.com/rJwH2UUtqG— Philadelphia 76ers (@Sixers) January 22, 2015The Sixers may have one of the worst records in the NBA, but it...
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Miami fan shoves NC State's Anthony 'Cat' Barber (Video)

An unidentified Miami Hurricanes basketball fan appeared to give a little shove in the back to North Carolina State Wolfpack guard Anthony "Cat" Barber during the late stages of Thursday night's ACC college basketball game in Coral Gables.Barber was getting up from the floor when he was shoved in the back by the Miami fan. Barber turned towards the fan and stared in disbelief, but...
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Manu Ginobili dishes slick behind-the-back pass to Patty Mills (Video)

San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili dished a slick behind-the-back pass to Patty Mills as part of a give-and-go scoring play during the first quarter of Thursday night's game in Chicago.Ginobili's perfect pass set up Mills for the layup, and even the hometown Bulls fans expressed their appreciation for the play.Unfortunately, it was one of the few highlights for the Spurs in the...
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Bad Lip Reading revisits NFL with hysterical 2015 edition (Video)

Bad Lip Reading has triumphantly revisited the NFL with its 2015 edition of highlights, and it proves to be just as hysterical as the videos from the past two years.Highlights of the video include Dez Bryant's love for Funyuns, Robert Griffin III sniffing hot soup, Tom Brady catching a mouse and Cam Newton discussing why he's so angry. Video via BadLipReading. This post appeared...
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Kevin Durant bruises elbow on breakaway dunk (Video)

Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Kevin Durant suffered a bruised elbow when he used it to brace his fall after a breakaway dunk during the fourth quarter of Monday night's game in Miami.Durant remained down on the court for a few minutes, but was OK and stayed in the game. Durant said afterwards that the injury was just a stinger and did not expect to miss any games due to the injury...
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Alex Ovechkin shatters net cam with blazing slapshot (Video / GIF)

Washington Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin shattered a goal camera with a blazing slapshot on a power play goal during the first period of Monday night's game against Edmonton.Ovechkin shot the one-timer right through the lens of the net cam behind the Oilers goaltender to give the Caps a 2-0 lead. The goal was Ovechkin's second of the game and fifth goal in his last three games....
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