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Jim Mora drops F-bomb at UCLA pep rally (Video)

UCLA Bruins head football coach Jim Mora surprised his own players by dropping an F-bomb during a rally speech at the school's annual Beat 'SC Bonfire and Rally Thursday night.Mora was trying to express that his team doesn't need a bonfire to get pumped up for Saturday night's game against their crosstown rival USC. However, Mora's unexpected "slip of the...
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Shaquille O'Neal fails the 'Cookie Challenge' (GIF)

Retired NBA star Shaquille O'Neal was given the "Cookie Challenge" by his colleagues at Inside the NBA during halftime of Thursday night's game on TNT. Shaq made a valiant attempt but failed in the end.H/T NIS. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
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Justin Tuck saves Raiders from embarrassing penalty (Video)

Oakland Raiders defensive lineman Justin Tuck saved the Oakland Raiders from what would have been an incredibly embarrassing penalty that would have seriously jeopardized their first win of the season during Thursday night's game against Kansas City.It happened with under a minute left in the fourth quarter as the Chiefs were running the hurry-up offense down 24-20 to the Raiders...
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Blake Griffin soars for monster one-handed alley oop slam (GIF)

Lob City was in full effect Thursday night as Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin soared finished the alley oop from Chris Paul with a monster one-handed slam dunk in the second quarter against Miami.Griffin scored 26 points and grabbed 7 rebounds, while CP3 also had 26 points and dished 12 assists, as the Clippers beat the Heat 110-93.Video via NBA. This post appeared first...
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Ukraine soccer midfielder Oleh Gusiev kicks ball into own face (GIF)

Ukraine soccer midfielder Oleh Gusiev suffered an embarrassing moment during Tuesday's friendly against Lithuania when he somehow managed to kick the ball into his own face.It happened during the first half of the match as Gusiev was apparently attempting to clear the ball by kicking it behind him. We're pretty sure Gusiev did not intentionally kick the ball into his own...
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Gonzaga student sinks half-court shot - off top of backboard (Video)

A Gonzaga student won $500 by sinking a half-court shot during a timeout in Monday night's game against SMU, but he probably deserved to win a lot more than that.The student's shot hit the top of the backboard, but took the luckiest bounce ever. The ball went at least 10 feet straight up into the air, and came down with nothing but net.Just like he called it (yeah, right). Definitely...
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Anthony Davis posterizes Robin Lopez on alley oop (Video)

New Orleans Pelicans power forward Anthony Davis finished a fast break alley oop with a monster slam dunk that posterized Portland Trail Blazers center Robin Lopez during the first quarter of Monday night's game at the Moda Center.Davis scored 31 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, but the Trail Blazers beat the Pelicans 102-93.Video via G4NBAVideos. This post appeared first on...
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Ben Zobrist wears wrong helmet during at-bat vs Japan (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.Tampa Bay Rays switch-hitting infielder Ben Zobrist started his sixth inning at-bat with a lefty helmet while batting from the right side in Sunday's game for the MLB All-Stars in Japan.Zobrist reached a 2-1 count when teammate Evan Longoria hooked him up with the appropriate right-handed helmet. Everyone involved, including Japan's...
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Shabazz Napier shows crafty ball handling skills vs Nets (Video)

Miami Heat rookie point guard Shabazz Napier was showing off his crafty ball handling skills during the second quarter of Monday night's game in Brooklyn.Napier had Deron Williams' head spinning with his behind-the-back dribbling and shake-and-bake moves.Napier scored 11 points as the Heat beat the Nets 95-83.Video via NBA. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check...
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Jason Zucker crashes into boards, Mark Stuart shoves him while he's down (Video)

Minnesota Wild defenseman Mark Stuart gave a few unnecessary shoves to Winnipeg Jets left winger Jason Zucker while he was down on the ice after crashing awkwardly into the boards during the first period of Sunday's game at the Xcel Energy Center.Zucker went shoulder first into the boards after trying to check Stuart from behind. Zucker stayed down as he was clearly in pain, but...
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Fake umpire shows off dance moves in Tokyo Dome (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.A fake umpire broke out some impressive dance moves on the third-base line between innings in the Tokyo Dome during Sunday's game as the MLB All-Stars faced Japan.The fake umpire did the worm (in forward and reverse) and rolled into a somersault followed by a split. Kids, don't try this at home.Video via MLB. This post appeared first...
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Ricardo Lockette ejected for throwing punch (Video)

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Ricardo Lockette was ejected in the third quarter of Sunday's game against Kansas City for throwing a punch at Chiefs free safety Kurt Coleman.It happened during a scrum after a 40 yard Chiefs punt return as Lockette threw a big right hand to Coleman's head, which was fortunately protected by his helmet. In addition to Lockette's ejection...
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Rude Saints fan rips football away from female Bengals fan (Video)

A New Orleans Saints fan rudely stole a football away from a female Cincinnati Bengals fan that it was intended for during the third quarter of Sunday's game at the Superdome.Bengals tight end Jermaine Gresham had just scored his second touchdown of the game when he saw the Bengals fan in the front row and tossed it to her. However, the elder Saints fan stepped in, grabbed the...
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Evgeni Malkin delivers huge hit on Dan Girardi (GIF)

Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin delivered a huge hit on New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi during the third period of Saturday night's game at the CONSOL Energy Center.Girardi was following the puck behind the Rangers net and didn't see Malkin, who was coming at full speed and laid his shoulder right into Girardi's chest, knocking him flat on his back. ...
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Mercer offensive lineman celebrates TD catch with cartwheel (Video)

Mercer Bears offensive lineman Thomas Marchman demonstrated his athletic ability by catching a touchdown pass and celebrating it with a cartwheel in Saturday's game against Warner.There was a bowling celebration that immediately preceded this which was flagged for an excessive celebration penalty. However, Marchman's cartwheel was very impressive for a man his size.Video...
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Lance Stephenson flops after slapping himself in face (Video)

It was bad enough that Charlotte Hornets guard Lance Stephenson flopped after bumping into an opposing Indiana Pacers player during Saturday night's game, but he went above and beyond trying to sell the contact by slapping himself in the face. You would think that Stephenson was auditioning for The Three Stooges:Vine via warriorsworld. H/T TNLP.Related posts: Lance Stephenson...
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Justin Peters' whiff leads to easy goal for David Backes (Video)

Washington Capitals goaltender Justin Peters whiffed on an attempt to clear the puck from behind his own net, leaving it open for St. Louis Blues forward David Backes to score an easy goal to open the third period of Saturday night's game at the Scottrade Center.Peters made contact with the puck, but ended up hitting it right to Backes in front of the goal. Peters tried in vain...
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Mavericks fan hits half-court shot, wins big screen TV (Video)

A lucky Dallas Mavericks fan banked in a half-court shot to win a brand new Starpower 70-inch big screen TV.The Mavs fans loved it, and so did the players.BTW, where did the woman with the microphone go? It looked like the fan was going to give her a high five when suddenly the other guys came in and she completely disappeared.Video via NBA. This post appeared first on Holdout...
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Florida offensive linemen block each other on run play (GIF)

Florida Gators offensive linemen Trip Thurman and Max Garcia found themselves in the awkward position of blocking each other during a run play in Saturday's game against South Carolina. Something tells us they won't be looking forward to watching the film of that play in the meeting room.H/T NIS. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter, Facebook...
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Did LeBron James elbow Jeff Green in the groin? (Video / GIF)

LeBron James' scored a clutch basket and-1 with 1:18 left in Friday night's game in Boston, but he may have used an illegal elbow to the groin of Celtics forward Jeff Green to clear the way for the driving layup.LeBron used a hook move with his left arm to get around Green, but the replay shows that LeBron appeared to get Green in the groin area with his elbow or lower arm...
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WATCH: Gary Harris' mom misses son's first NBA dunk

Denver Nuggets guard Gary Harris saw his first action of the season in Friday night's blowout win over Indiana and scored 13 points, highlighted by a monster one-handed slam dunk in the fourth quarter. Harris' mom, WNBA great Joy Holmes-Harris, was in the crowd. What did she have to say about it? Well, she was stunned...because she missed Gary's dunk.Fortunately for...
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Hulk Hogan tries pumping up Warriors fans (Video)

Pro wrestling legend Hulk Hogan made a surprise appearance on the court before Thursday night's Golden State Warriors game to get the crowd pumped up for their game against Brooklyn - or at least try to, anyway.Although Hogan delivered a quality speech, he seemed a bit out of place in an NBA arena.Also appearing with Hogan was "The Mouth of the South" Jimmy Hart, who...
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Jason Dufner playfully teased by baby elephant that steals his hat (GIF)

American pro golfer Jason Dufner was teased by a baby elephant that stole his hat while in Thailand competing in this week's Chiangmai Golf Classic on the Asian Tour. The elephant was clearly playing around, as it only held on to the hat for a few seconds before perfectly placing the hat right back on Dufner's head.H/T DBG. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check...
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USC fan defaces UCLA's Bruin bear statue (Photo)

An apparent USC Trojans football fan defaced the Bruin bear statue on the UCLA campus with the message "SC Runs LA" sometime during the late hours of Wednesday night or Thursday morning.Photo via Twitter /@UCLARivals.The annual USC-UCLA rivalry game does not take place until next weekend, but this person couldn't wait for Thursday night's game against Cal to be...
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Damian Lillard's "Swingman" takes role as body double too seriously (Video)

Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard is the latest athlete to get his own body double as part of the advertising campaign for the Adidas Swingman line of NBA jerseys.In this online commercial, Lillard respects his "Swingman" body double's commitment to his craft, as both are perfectionists.  However, watching the "Swingman" copy his every move, both...
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