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Andrew Wiggins 'Swingman' wears wrong jersey in Lids commercial (Video)

Lids is promoting the new Adidas Swingman line of NBA jerseys with this commercial featuring Minnesota Timberwolves rookie Andrew Wiggins and his "body double". However, the first meeting between the two was a bit awkward as Wiggins' body double missed the memo about the trade from Cleveland, so he came out of the locker room wearing a Cavaliers jersey:Video via Lids4Hats. H/T...
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November 07, 2014  |  Discuss

James Harden posterizes Aron Baynes with monster dunk (Video)

Houston Rockets guard James Harden brought his teammates on the bench to their feet by throwing down a monster one-handed dunk over San Antonio Spurs center Aron Baynes during the second quarter of Thursday night's game at the Toyota Center.Harden drove the baseline and was set up perfectly with the pass from Donatas Motiejunas, and Baynes had no chance to stop him.Harden scored...
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November 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Daniel Winnik leaves game on stretcher after head hits ice

Toronto Maple Leafs right winger Daniel Winick left Thursday night's game against Colorado on a stretcher after being knocked off balance from a collision and landing onto the ice head first in the very first minute of the game.Winick chipped the puck past defenseman Jan Hejda into the Avalanche zone when Hejda took him out of the play. Unfortunately, Winick fell so awkwardly that...
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November 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Charles Barkley will not eat again until Lakers win...or will he? (Video)

Charles Barkley kicked off Thursday night's NBA Tip-Off on TNT by declaring that he would not eat another meal until the Los Angeles Lakers win a game...but quickly decided that he better rethink that.On top of the fact that the Lakers are currently 0-5, it would be especially hard for them to win a game anytime soon considering that they don't play again until Sunday. There's no...
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November 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Nikola Pekovic says Timberwolves will 'forget this win', confuses Ricky Rubio (Video)

Minnesota Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic confused teammate Ricky Rubio with a comment he made during postgame interviews after Wednesday night's 98-91 win over Brooklyn.Pekovic, who scored 16 points and grabbed 11 rebounds in the victory, had this to say afterwards: "We're gonna forget this win and go after the next one."We believe Pekovic meant that the Timberwolves shouldn...
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November 06, 2014  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith suspended for punching Glen Rice Jr. in groin (Video)

New York Knicks shooting guard J.R. Smith was suspended for Wednesday night's game against Detroit for striking Glen Rice Jr. in the groin during the previous night's game against the Washington Wizards.The incident occurred just after the midway point of the fourth quarter as Smith tried to dribble around Rice with his right hand while delivering a backhand punch with his left hand...
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November 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Gordon Hayward crosses up LeBron James for layup (GIF)

Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward broke out a killer crossover move which made LeBron James look foolish during the first quarter of Wednesday night's game against Cleveland.Hayward was dribbling near the three-point line waiting for the screen, but when LeBron tried to move around the screen, Hayward saw the open lane and drove to the basket.Hayward scored 21 points and topped it...
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November 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Tulane football players forced to hold hands as punishment for fighting (Photo)

Tulane Green Wave head football coach Curtis Johnson came up with an unusual punishment when right tackle Sean Donnelly and defensive tackle Tanzel Smart got into a fight during Wednesday's practice: Johnson made Donnelly and Smart walk around the field for 20 minutes...while holding hands.Apparently #tulane RT Sean Donnelly and DT Tanzel Smart working on their friendship. Holding...
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November 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Tim Tebow left hanging by Kacey Musgraves at CMAs (Video)

Tim Tebow was left hanging by country music star Kacey Musgraves during Wednesday night's CMA Awards as he tried to lend a hand to help her onto the stage to accept the Song of the Year award.Not necessarily an intentional move on Musgrave's part, but that probably didn't make Tebow feel any less awkward.Vine via Eric Brunella. H/T FTW. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports...
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November 05, 2014  |  Discuss

KJ McDaniels skies for alley oop slam dunk vs Magic (Video)

Philadelphia 76ers guard K.J. McDaniels displayed his huge hops by leaping high into the air for the one-handed slam dunk to finish an alley oop during Wednesday night's game against Orlando.McDaniels threw it down after receiving the perfect pass from teammate Tony Wroten, and the dunk brought the home crowd to their feet.Vine via Jake Pavorsky. H/T TNLP. This post appeared first...
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November 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Rick Nash scores goal with his butt vs Red Wings (GIF)

New York Rangers left winger Rick Nash was credited with a power play goal in the first period of Wednesday night's game against Detroit, but he didn't use his stick for the score.  The goal came off a slapshot by Rangers center Derick Brassard which ricocheted off Nash's butt into the net.Like they say, sometimes it's better to be lucky than good.H/T NIS. This post appeared first...
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November 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Gerald Green slam dunks all over the Lakers (Video, GIFs)

Phoenix Suns guard Gerald Green came off the bench to lead the team with 26 points in Tuesday night's game against the L.A. Lakers, highlighted by three monster slam dunks.In the second quarter, Green went around the back of the Lakers defense for the tremendous alley oop.In the fourth quarter, Green drove down the lane and threw down the one-handed rim rocker.Later in the fourth...
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November 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant draws contact, sinks circus shot (Video)

Kobe Bryant showed Tuesday night that he's still got skills as he stole a pass, drove into two defenders, drew contact and sank a circus shot during an amazing sequence in the third quarter of Tuesday night's game against Phoenix.Bryant led the Lakers with 39 points, but it wasn't enough as the Suns came away with the 112-106 victory.Video via NBA. This post appeared first on Holdout...
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November 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Blues forward Vladimir Tarasenko scores incredible one-handed power play goal (GIF)

St. Louis Blues forward Vladimir Tarasenko skated through the New York Rangers defense and scored an incredible one-handed power play goal in the second period of Monday night's game at Madison Square Garden.The moves that Tarasenko makes on the Rangers defenders, as well as the finishing move on goaltender Cam Talbot, just have to be seen to be believed:Tarasenko later added an...
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November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Celtics rookie Marcus Smart flops despite no contact (GIF)

Boston Celtics rookie point guard Marcus Smart failed to draw a foul with an obvious flop during Monday night's game against Dallas.Smart tried to pretend he was hit in the face with an elbow by Mavericks forward Chandler Parsons, but the refs didn't buy it. Sorry, rookie.GIF via @CJZero. H/T NIS. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
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November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Nerlens Noel denies James Harden with huge block (Video)

Philadelphia 76ers forward Nerlens Noel denied Houston Rockets guard James Harden's slam dunk attempt with a monster block to end the third quarter of Monday night's game at the Wells Fargo Center.Sixers fans won't have much to cheer about this season, but Noel gave the fans some hope for the future with his huge stuff of Harden.GIF via Deadspin. H/T NIS. This post appeared first...
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November 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Maddon buys round of drinks at Cubs introductory press conference (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.Joe Maddon kicked off his tenure as new manager of the Chicago Cubs with a generous offer to buy a round of drinks for the members of the media attending his introductory press conference Monday."Where's the bartender? Bartender here? Barkeep anywhere? I got the drinks right now. Okay? I got - what do I got?...Theo (Epstein) says I got one...
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November 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Terrell Suggs flagged for cheap shot on LeGarrette Blount (Video)

Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs received an unnecessary roughness penalty for taking a cheap shot to the back of the legs of Pittsburgh Steelers running back LeGarrette Blount during Sunday night's game.In the third quarter, Blount was being slowed down by two Ravens defenders after a six yard run when Suggs delivered the illegal hit. Fortunately for Blount, the hit wasn...
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November 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Terrell Suggs strums air guitar on sidelines (GIF)

Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs, a.k.a. "Sizzle", was seen strumming his air guitar on the sidelines during Sunday night's game at Pittsburgh.Suggs was apparently trying to console himself as the Ravens were on their way to losing to the Steelers 43-23.GIF via @CJZero. H/T NIS. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
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November 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Klay Thompson posterizes Robin Lopez with one-handed dunk (GIF)

Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson threw down a monster one-handed dunk in the fourth quarter of Sunday night's game at Portland and posterized Trail Blazers center Robin Lopez in the process.Thompson faked out Steve Blake at the 3-point line and drove all the way in for the slam.Thompson led the Warriors with 29 points as they beat the Blazers 95-90.Video via G4NBAVideos...
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November 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Josh McRoberts rips his jersey nearly in half (Video)

Miami Heat backup forward Josh McRoberts ripped his jersey down the middle in frustration and had to leave the game during the fourth quarter Sunday against Toronto.McRoberts appeared to be angry at himself for failing to grab a rebound that he had both hands on as Raptors forward Tyler Hansbrough wrestled it away. After the ball ended up out of bounds on Miami, McRoberts broke...
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November 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Tom Sestito slams into glass after missing target with bodycheck (Video)

Vancouver Canucks right winger Tom Sestito looked real silly when he took himself down by slamming into the glass after missing his intended target with a bodycheck during Saturday's game at Edmonton.Fortunately, Sestito connected more often than not, as he was credited with six hits in the game as well as an assist as the Canucks beat the Oilers 3-2.Vine via Craig MacTavish. H...
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November 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Larry Sanders nearly shoots on wrong basket (Video)

Milwaukee Bucks center Larry Sanders nearly scored on his own basket after winning a jump ball in his own end during the fourth quarter of Friday night's game against Philadelphia. Fortunately, Sanders caught himself just in time, saving head coach Jason Kidd from a heart attack:H/T NIS.Related posts:Bucks center Larry Sanders gets misspelled hand tattoo (Photo) This post appeared...
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November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Dortmund goalkeeper blasts goal kick into back of teammate's head (GIF)

In German soccer action from the Bundesliga, Borussia Dortmund goalkeeper Roman Weidenfeller blasted a goal kick into the back of the head of teammate Henrikh Mkhitaryan, who went down immediately, during Saturday's match against Bayern Munich.Ouch. With plays like this, it's no wonder that Dortmund is in the bottom three of the league.Bayern won the match 2-1.H/T WhoAteAllThePies...
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November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Jimmy Fallon pokes fun at Russia's World Cup 2018 logo (Video)

Jimmy Fallon used the "Thank You Notes" segment of Friday night's episode of Tonight Show to poke fun at Russia's World Cup 2018 logo:"Thank you, the logo for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, for looking like Pablo Picasso painted a Norelco electric shaver."Looks like Fallon may have a point: Video via TonightShowStarringJimmyFallon. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check...
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November 01, 2014  |  Discuss
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