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Harry Zolnierczyk ejected for launching himself into Mike Lundin (Video)

Philadelphia Flyers forward Harry Zolnierczyk was ejected in the first period of Saturday's game against the Ottawa Senators for launching himself into Senators defenseman Mike Lundin and laying him out on the ice. Lundin suffered a concussion and did not return to the game. Zolnierczyk received a five minute major for charging and a ten minute game misconduct. It did...
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March 02, 2013  |  Discuss

ESPN UK doesn't know their own Twitter handle (Photo)

ESPN UK had a really embarrassing moment during Saturday's Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and Wigan when they asked viewers to tweet questions to them, but they displayed the wrong Twitter handle. The correct Twitter handle is @ESPNUK, but they displayed @ESPUNK. Looks like someone else is going to end up with a bunch of new followers. H/T 101gg. Visit...
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March 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Nuggets mascot hires 'security team' for Russell Westbrook's return to Denver (Video)

Back in January, Denver Nuggets mascot Rocky had a couple of his traditional half-court shots blocked by visiting Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook. On Friday night, the Thunder returned to the Pepsi Center in Denver, and Rocky was prepared. This time around, Rocky had a team of security guards and children line up on both sides of the key to prevent Westbrook, or...
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March 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Novak Djokovic and Juan Martin del Potro hit between-the-leg shots...on same point (Video)

During a Friday semifinal match at the 2013 Dubai Tennis Championships, Novak Djokovic and Juan Martin del Potro gave fans their money's worth when both players hit between-the-leg shots on the same point. It happened in the second set, first with del Petro chasing down a shot over his head and making a successful return between the legs. A few seconds later, Djokovic chased...
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March 01, 2013  |  Discuss
THUMBS UP

McKayla Maroney is finally impressed

U.S. Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney has just signed an endorsement deal for the new 7-Up Ten soda, and she recently gave an interview with Business Insider to discuss the deal. Maroney also talks about the "not impressed" face, returning to the gym after some surgeries, and her acting role in an upcoming episode of the CW network series "Hart of Dixie". ...
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March 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Jamie Benn ejected for crosschecking Ryan Jones (Video)

Dallas Stars left winger Jamie Benn was ejected from Thursday night's game for crosschecking Edmonton Oilers for crosschecking Edmonton Oilers forward Ryan Jones. It was a real cheap shot as there were only 4 minutes left in the third period and the Oilers had a 5-1 lead. Benn apparently took exception as he watched from the bench as Jones got tangled up with Stars goalie...
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March 01, 2013  |  Discuss

David Beckham fixes his hair before confronting opponent after being tackled (Video)

In Wednesday night soccer action from France, Paris Saint-Germain midfielder (and English international superstar) David Beckham confronted Marseille forward Andre Ayew after Ayew knocked him over and landed on him. However, Beckham wasn't ready to get in Ayew's face until he was sure his hair was back in place. Beckham got an assist in PSG's 2-0 victory. H...
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March 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Jay Bruce pranks MLB Fan Cave finalists (Video)

A group of 2013 MLB Fan Cave finalists were each given a chance to ask one rapid fire question to Cincinnati Reds right fielder Jay Bruce recently during spring training, but they didn't know it was a setup for an elaborate prank. Bruce sat next to a folding table with his "Silver Slugger trophy", but the trophy was a fake, and the table had faulty legs. It was...
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February 28, 2013  |  Discuss
FORE!

David Feherty crashes his bike into bushes

Golf Channel television host David Feherty had a little accident during a recent taping of his show "Feherty" when he crashed a bicycle into some bushes while riding down Paul Azinger's driveway. Feherty borrowed a helmet from Azinger, who had just drove off with his motorcycle.  However, as Feherty headed down the driveway, he began complaining about the visibilityÂ...
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February 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Miami Heat break out their 'Harlem Shake' (Video)

On Thursday, the Miami Heat made public their version of the viral "Harlem Shake". Starting out with Chris "Birdman" Andersen doing a "fly" dance, the Heat really have fun with it. The costumes for "King" LeBron James and "Super" Mario Chalmers are perfect, but not sure why Dwyane Wade chose to wear the bear head. Video...
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February 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Joey Barton thinks Zlatan Ibrahimovic has a big nose (Video)

In Wednesday night pro soccer action from France, Marseille midfielder Joey Barton cursed out Paris Saint-Germain forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic and mocked him by making a gesture implying that Ibrahimovic has a big nose. It happened as both players were challenging each other for possession of a goal kick and Barton ended up on the ground. Not very professional on Barton's part...
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February 28, 2013  |  Discuss
BLIND DIMES

Tyreke Evans makes nifty no-look pass

Sacramento Kings point guard made a beautiful no-look, over-the-shoulder pass to teammate Patrick Patterson for the slam dunk during the first quarter of Wednesday night's game against the Orlando Magic. The play was so fantastic that it prompted a Comcast broadcaster to exclaim "If you don't like that, you don't like NBA basketball!" Evans had 17 points and...
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February 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Red Wings defenseman Kyle Quincey scores goal off Jonathan Bernier's head (Video)

Detroit Red Wings defenseman Kyle Quincey was credited with an unassisted goal in the first period of Wednesday night's game on a fluke play after his shot bounced into the air and off the back of Los Angeles Kings goalie Jonathan Bernier's head into the net. Bernier stopped Quincey's slap shot with his glove, but the puck went into the air and took an unlucky bounce...
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February 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Mike Milbury trashes Alex Ovechkin's play against Flyers (Video)

NBC Sports Network NHL analyst Mike Milbury completely trashed Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin for his lack of effort during Wednesday night's game against the Philadelphia Flyers. During the second intermission, Milbury said that Oveckin "should be ashamed of himself" for his "awful display of hockey" during the first two periods. Among the lowlights...
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February 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Roy Hibbert ejected after brawl between Pacers and Warriors (Video)

Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert was ejected for his role in a brawl with the Golden State Warriors during the fourth quarter of Tuesday night's game at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse. The fight started with Warriors forward David Lee pushing Hibbert underneath the Pacers basket. Hibbert pushed back and things got heated quickly. Warriors guard Stephen Curry tried to come...
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February 27, 2013  |  Discuss
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Matt Stajan drilled up high by Charlie Coyle

Minnesota Wild rookie forward Charlie Coyle received a five-minute major for elbowing after hitting Calgary Flames center Matt Stajan in the head during the second period of Tuesday night's game at the Xcel Energy Center. Stajan was dumping the puck out of the Flames zone when he was checked by Coyle. Interestingly enough, it was Coyle's shoulder that made contact with...
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February 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Brent Musburger autographs Iowa State fan's Katherine Webb poster (Photo)

Brent Musburger was broadcasting Monday night's college basketball matchup with Iowa State hosting Kansas, and one of the home fans asked him to sign his Katherine Webb poster. Musburger not only obliged, but added the caption "She's a 10!" Photo via @MattMumlISU. H/T USA Today. Related Posts: Brent Musburger approves of AJ McCarron's girlfriend...
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February 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Toronto's Raptor mascot flirts with Rachel McAdams (Video)

Canadian-born actress Rachel McAdams, who has starred in noteable films such as The Notebook and Wedding Crashers, sat courtside during Monday night's Toronto Raptors game at the Air Canada Centre. As her presence was announced to the crowd by the PA announcer, McAdams was approached by Toronto's mascot, The Raptor, who came bearing gifts of roses and a plush Raptor...
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February 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Miguel Cabrera and Adam Jones star in parody of Rihanna's 'Diamonds' (Video)

Detroit Tigers slugger (and 2012 American League MVP) Miguel Cabrera stars in the latest MLB Fan Cave video to get you ready for a new season of major league baseball. The video, which also stars Baltimore Orioles center fielder Adam Jones, borrows the tune of the Rihanna hit "Diamonds" while using baseball-themed lyrics and some autotuning to welcome the major leaguers...
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February 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Kenneth Faried finishes alley-oop with monster slam over Dwight Howard (Video)

Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth "The Manimal" Faried finished an alley-oop from teammate Andre Iguodala with a powerful slam dunk over Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard to punctuate their 119-108 victory Monday night. Faried scored 10 points and grabbed 12 rebounds in the win. Video via NBA. Visit us at holdoutsports.com and follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.
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February 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Sean Payton forgets how to use binoculars at NFL combines (Video)

New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton is getting back to his regular routine after being suspeneded from the NFL last season. However, it's possible Payton may still be a little rusty, which may explain why he had an embarrassing at the NFL combines on Monday when he temporarily forgot how to use his binoculars. H/T OTB. Visit us at holdoutsports.com and follow us...
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February 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Blue Jays outfielders Ryan Langerhans and Mike McCoy collide (Video)

The first scary collision of the major league baseball season occurred in a spring training game Saturday when Toronto Blue Jays outfielders Mike McCoy and Ryan Langerhans collided while chasing down a fly ball in right-center field. Langerhans came down with the ball and managed to hold on to it, but both players went down and took their time getting up. McCoy took the worst...
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February 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Portsmouth defender ejected for smacking opponent in groin...twice (Video)

In a Football League One soccer match from the UK, Portsmouth defender Sam Sodje was given a straight red card for smacking Oldham striker Jose Baxter in the groin...twice. It happened in the 50th minute as Sodje and Baxter were having words. After the first low blow, Baxter covered up and pushed Sodje away, but Sodje came back and hit him even harder. Not clear what was said...
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February 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Curtis Granderson hit by pitch, out 10 weeks with broken forearm (Video)

New York Yankees outfielder Curtis Granderson was hit by a pitch on his right forearm in his first at-bat during Sunday's spring training game against the Toronto Blue Jays. X-rays revealed his forearm is broken and he will be out for 10 weeks, meaning Granderson all of spring training and the first month of the regular season. Your browser does not support iframes. ...
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February 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Erin Andrews caught off-guard by 50 Cent's kiss at Daytona 500 (GIF)

FOX Sports reporter Erin Andrews was caught in the middle of an incredibly awkward moment before the start of Sunday's Daytona 500 when rapper 50 Cent went in for a kiss. Andrews was surprised enough to see 50 Cent (a.k.a. Curtis Jackson) on pit road and invited him over for a live interview. Andrews was clearly caught off-guard by 50 Cent's move, but backed away just...
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February 24, 2013  |  Discuss
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