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Brent Musburger approves of AJ McCarron's girlfriend (Video)

ESPN college football broadcaster Brent Musburger was very complimentary about Katherine Webb, the girlfriend of Alabama Crimson Tide quarterback A.J. McCarron, during Monday night's broadcast of the BCS National Championship game against Notre Dame. As ESPN displayed a shot of Webb in the stands, Musburger pointed her out and said "You quarterbacks get all the good looking...
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January 08, 2013  |  Discuss

ESPN's Lee Corso picks Notre Dame to upset Alabama while dressed as leprechaun (Video)

ESPN college football analyst Lee Corso made his final pick of the season before Monday night's BCS National Championship game. To continue his tradition of dressing up in the costume of the mascot for the team he thinks will win, Corso dressed as a leprechaun as he picked Notre Dame to upset Alabama, throwing in a little Irish jig for good measure. Corso also dressed...
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January 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Trent Williams shoves Richard Sherman in the face (Video)

Washington Redskins offensive tackle Trent Williams pushed Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman in the face after Sunday's NFL game at FedEx Field, where the Seahawks defeated the Redskins 24-14. After the shove, Sherman did not retaliate, as he simply backed away and waved bye-bye to Williams and the rest of the Redskins. DISCLAIMER: Holdout Sports does not condone...
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January 07, 2013  |  Discuss

San Antonio pizza parlor makes giant Texas A&M pizza (Video)

Big Lou's Pizza in San Antonio made a giant pizza with the Texas A&M logo that measured 62 inches in diameter. You have to wonder where they found an oven big enough to cook that pizza. The pizza was made in honor of the Aggies playing in the Cotton Bowl last week. If you like this, you'll love the Johnny Manziel Heisman pizza from Hungry Howie's. H/T...
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January 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Minneapolis reporter tackled by own cameraman on live TV (Video)

Minneapolis television reporter Lee Valsvik was on location at a local restaurant for a live TV segment to get fans ready for Saturday night's Minnesota Vikings playoff game against the rival Green Bay packers. Beforehand, someone thought it would be a good idea to have Valsvik's cameraman behind her carrying a football and run straight past Valsvik towards the camera. ...
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January 06, 2013  |  Discuss

NHL lockout coverage videobombed by Big Bird. Seriously. (GIF)

A live report by SportsNet Canada covering Day 111 of the NHL lockout outside the league offices in New York City was videobombed by Big Bird. In all seriousness, this may be the most positive story to come from the NHL lockout since it started nearly four months ago.  Is it a sign?  We'll find out soon enough. H/T Sports Grid. Visit us at holdoutsports.com and...
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January 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Redskins grocery store cake has major spelling fail (Photo)

This unidentified grocery store's attempt to make a Washington Redskins cake was a good effort, except for one small detail. Unfortunately, it's the most critical detail of the cake: they misspelled the team name. Sorry, it's not spelled "Reskins". Since the cake apparently hasn't been sold yet, maybe it can still be fixed. Or, maybe the...
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January 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Blake Griffin wants you to 'Be Amazing' in Gamefly ad (Video)

Los Angeles Clippers star Blake Griffin currently stars in a new commercial for GameFly, a video game rental service. In the ad, Griffin shows you what GameFly offers, along with some other ways on "How to Be Amazing". The commercial was filmed about a month ago, but is starting to get more airplay now as the new year has started. Check it out to see how you can get...
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January 05, 2013  |  Discuss
STITCH IT UP

Lin suffers nasty cut after bumping heads

Houston Rockets point guard Jeremy Lin suffered a nasty cut when he banged heads with Milwaukee Bucks center Larry Sanders during Friday night's NBA game at BMO Harris Bradley Center. Early in the third quarter, Lin and Sanders were chasing down a loose ball on the Rockets defensive end of the court. Lin got to the ball first but the collision with Sanders opened up a cut on...
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January 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Mike Francesa opens radio show complaining about messy studio (Video)

WFAN sports radio talk show host Mike Francesa started Friday's show with a rant about how messy the studio was as he came on the air, claiming that other radio personalities who share the studio are not cleaning up after themselves. Francesa threw fellow WFAN radio hosts Joe Benigno and Evan Roberts under the bus for apparently leaving coffee stains and garbage everywhere...
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January 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Cotton Bowl ref trips, falls on backside (Video)

A referee had an embarrassing mishap when he tripped and fell on his rear end in full view of fans and television cameras during the fourth quarter of Friday night's Cotton Bowl between Texas A&M and Oklahoma. Umpire Keith Roden had spotted the ball for Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel and the Texas A&M offense. Roden was retreating to his regular spot on the...
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January 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Tom Thibodeau takes charge from LeBron James (Video)

Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau found himself having to catch Miami Heat forward LeBron James as the superstar fell out of bounds during the third quarter of Friday night's NBA game at the American Airlines Arena. It happened as Heat guard Mario Chalmers was drawing a foul on Bulls guard Kirk Hinrich. After Hinrich bumped Chalmers, Chalmers then bumped into LeBron...
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January 05, 2013  |  Discuss

FOX misses opening kickoff of Cotton Bowl during sideline interview (Video)

FOX Sports had an embarrassing mishap during the opening of Friday night's broadcast of the AT&T Cotton Bowl between Texas A&M and Oklahoma when they missed the opening kickoff of the game while conducting a sideline interview. Sideline reporter Julie Alexandria was interviewing Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin as the kickoff took place, so Sumlin missed the opening...
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January 04, 2013  |  Discuss
POW! RIGHT IN THE KISSER!

Errant pass from LeBron hits guy in the face

Miami Heat superstar LeBron James accidentally hit a photographer in the face with a bad pass during the third quarter of Wednesday night's NBA game against the Dallas Mavericks. It happened as LeBron tried to connect with Dwyane Wade for the backdoor pass underneath the basket, but Wade was not ready for it, and the pass went out of bounds. The photographer was sitting in...
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January 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Jim Irsay's 'Monster' wardrobe leaves a little to be desired (Photo)

On Wednesday, Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay sent out this photo to his Twitter followers expressing his excitement for the upcoming Colts playoff run: It's time to let The Monster get out of it's cage to feed!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! twitter.com/JimIrsay/statu…— Jim Irsay (@JimIrsay) January 3, 2013 Although we appreciate the enthusiasm, we're not a fan of the...
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January 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Super Marion Bros. places Shawn inside the Nintendo video game (Video)

Someone in the Dallas Mavericks organization wondered what it would be like if Shawn Marion could play inside the original Nintendo Super Mario Bros. video game. Haven't we all wondered what that would be like? In this case, that someone in the Mavericks organization came up with the video to share their vision: Super "Marion" Bros., featuring Shawn wearing the...
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January 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Stephen Jackson sprains ankle falling on courtside waitress (Video)

San Antonio Spurs forward Stephen Jackson sprained his ankle in the first quarter of Thursday night's game at Madison Square Garden against the New York Knicks when he fell on a courtside waitress. The waitress was crouched down by the front row and reportedly in the midst of serving NYC mayor Michael Bloomberg when Jackson stepped backwards after taking a 3-point shot and...
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January 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant ejected as Thunder lose to Nets (Video)

Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Kevin Durant was ejected from an NBA game for the first time in his career during the team's 110-93 loss to the Brooklyn Nets at Chesapeake Energy Arena. It happened with 1:57 left in the fourth quarter as teammate Kendrick Perkins was called for an offensive foul. Durant lost his cool and verbally expressed his frustration to referee Danny...
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January 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Amir Johnson gets away with blatant double dribble (Video)

Toronto Raptors forward Amir Johnson got away with what may be the most blatant double dribble in the history of the NBA during the first quarter of Wednesday night's game against the Portland Trail Blazers. It's not even close how obvious this double dribble was. Johnson dribbles to his right, stops, fakes the shot to juke the defender, then dribbles again and makes...
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January 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Northern Illinois gets short end of bad fumble ruling by Orange Bowl officials (Video)

Northern Illinois knew it was up against a tough opponent as it prepared to face Florida State in the Orange Bowl on New Year's Day. What the Huskies didn't know is that it would have to be prepared to face some questionable officiating in the game. In the fourth quarter, NIU ended up on the short end of a bad call by the officials when wide receiver Da’Ron Brown lost...
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January 02, 2013  |  Discuss

JaVale McGee's first career 3-pt FG is "finger-lickin' good" (Video)

Denver Nuggets center JaVale McGee hit his first career 3-point shot at the buzzer to end the third quarter during Tuesday night's 92-78 win over the Los Angeles Clippers. McGee hit a 27-foot 3-pointer and then pretended to mix something up and taste it with his fingers, a celebration move referred to by game commentators as "finger-lickin' good". The win...
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January 02, 2013  |  Discuss
TABLE TENNIS TANDEM

Williams sisters play ping-pong in iPhone ad

On New Year's Day, Apple released a new iPhone 5 commercial starring tennis pros Venus and Serena Williams to promote the phone's Do Not Disturb setting. In the ad, the narrator dreams that he's beating the Williams sisters in a ping-pong match. Ironically, users were reporting glitches with the Do Not Disturb setting as the new year began. Talk about bad timing. ...
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January 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Copeland wears pink girl pajamas as part of Knicks rookie hazing (Photo)

New York Knicks rookie forward Chris Copeland had to wear pink girl pajamas as the team returned home from their West Coast trip as part of the team's harmless rookie hazing. As Copeland is 6-foot-8, we're surprised they found girl pajamas big enough to fit him. Photo via teamswish Instagram. H/T TNLP. Visit us at holdoutsports.com and follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.
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January 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook bloodied by Luis Scola's elbow (Video)

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook was caught by an elbow from Phoenix Suns forward Luis Scola during the second quarter of Monday night's NBA game at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Westbrook ended up with a bloody cut above his right eye and headed to the locker room to receive eight stitches, but returned to the game in the third quarter. Westbrook finished the game...
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January 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Vanderbilt D-lineman Jared Morse tackles teammate during interception return (Video)

Vanderbilt Commodores defensive lineman Jared Morse accidentally tackled his teammate during an interception return in the third quarter of the Music City Bowl on New Year's Eve. Vandy cornerback Trey Wilson intercepted the pass thrown by NC State quarterback Mike Glennon in the end zone and returned it 65 yards. Unfortunately, Morse ran right into Wilson's path, and...
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January 01, 2013  |  Discuss
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