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Russian hockey referee fights player on the ice (Video)

In this hockey clip from Russia, a referee fights a player who knocked him down from behind after he sent that player to the penalty box. You know this ref really lost it because he took off his helmet before attacking the player. No word if the referee sent himself to the penalty box after the fight. H/T Cosby. Visit us at holdoutsports.com and follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.
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February 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Logan Couture celebrates goal against Oilers by 'Kaepernicking' (Video)

San Jose Sharks center Logan Couture celebrated his goal in the second period of Thursday night's NHL game against the Edmonton Oilers by "Kaepernicking", borrowing the trademark celebration move of San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Seemed appropriate, since San Francisco is only about 45 miles away and the Niners will be playing in Super Bowl XLVII...
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February 01, 2013  |  Discuss
WENT ALL OUT

Player falls through goal after clearing ball

Cricumia defender Fabio Ferreira made an unbelievable goal-line clearance to prevent a Chapecoense goal during a Serie B soccer match in Brazil Wednesday night. Unfortunately, Ferreira was off balance while making the play and when his momentum carried him into the back of the net, the posts came out and the entire goal collapsed on top of him. The match was delayed for half an...
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February 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Rob Gronkowski pays kid $100 for lemonade at Super Bowl (Photo)

On Thursday, New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski showed his charitable side Thursday during his visit to New Orleans for the Super Bowl week festivities when he paid a kid $100 for some lemonade without asking for any change back. The kid gave Gronk as many cups as lemonade as he could fit on a single tray, but the positive vibe that Gronk gave this kid with his generosity...
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January 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Bosh's three-point flop draws foul on Reggie Evans (Video)

Miami Heat center Chris Bosh drew a foul call on Brooklyn Nets forward Reggie Evans with a flop on a three-point shot in the third quarter of Wednesday night's game at the Barclays Center. Bosh threw his head back and shot the ball about 30 feet up in the air as he pretended he was hit by Evans, who may have grazed Bosh after the shot was taken. However, the refs called the...
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January 31, 2013  |  1 Comment

Samsung Super Bowl ad teaser features Seth Rogen and Paul Rudd (Video)

Samsung Mobile USA has released a teaser featuring Seth Rogen and Paul Rudd for their commercial that will air during Super Bowl XLVII this coming Sunday. In the ad, Rogen and Rudd try to pitch their ideas for "The Next Big Thing" from Samsung, but quickly realize there are certain limitations in what they can say because of NFL trademark issues. Video via SamsungMobileUSA...
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January 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Michael Phelps hangs out with Phoenix Suns dancers (Photo)

U.S. Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps hung out with the Phoenix Suns dancers at the US Airways Center after Wednesday night's 92-86 Suns victory over the Los Angeles Lakers. Phelps was in town to take part in the Annexus Pro-Am day at the Waste Management Phoenix Open golf tournament, where he was paired with Bubba Watson. After the Suns win, this was a great way for...
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January 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Robin Williams plays football coach in new Snickers commercial (Video)

Robin Williams applies his brand of humor to a new Snickers commercial where he plays a football coach who's become a little loopy from being hungry. When Williams starts asking his team to make balloon animals and tea cozies, the players know he's lost it. Fortunately, Snickers comes to the rescue. Bobcat Goldthwait makes a brief cameo at the end as a hungry cheerleader...
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January 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Derek Morris attacks Ryan Whitney during Oilers' OT victory celebration (Video)

Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Derek Morris attacked Edmonton Oilers defenseman Ryan Whitney as he celebrated teammate Nail Yakupov's game-winning overtime goal in Wednesday night's 2-1 Oilers victory. Whitney got the assist on Yakupov's power play goal at 3:52 into overtime, but Morris thought the puck deflected off Whitney's glove, which would have been a hand...
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January 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Ricky Rubio dishes between the legs to Andrei Kirilenko (Video)

Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio dished a beautiful bounce pass between his legs to teammate Andrei Kirilenko for a fast break basket during the first quarter of Wednesday night's game at the Staples Center against the L.A. Clippers. Unfortunately, Rubio's 9 points and 4 assists weren't enough to lead the Timberwolves to victory, as the Clippers won 96-90....
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January 31, 2013  |  Discuss
COLLISION COURSE

Western Illinois mascot takes out cheerleader

Western Illinois Leathernecks mascot Rocky accidentally took out a cheerleader recently when he wandered into her path while she was doing backflips on the court during a practice session. We can only surmise that the person inside the Rocky costume did not see the cheerleader coming. Fortunately both of them were OK, except for the humiliation of enduring the embarrassment from...
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January 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Little kid runs onto court during Baylor vs Oklahoma basketball game (Video)

Wednesday night's NCAA basketball game in Waco, Texas between Baylor and Oklahoma was briefly interrupted in the second half when a little kid ran onto the court. Granted that the kid was only about five, but rules are rules and they should apply to everyone, so this should be an automatic ejection from the arena, shouldn't it? Fortunately, the kid was removed from...
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January 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Super Bowl Media Day revelation: Dennis Pitta is moderately ticklish (Video)

Baltimore Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta was asked this burning question at Super Bowl XLVII Media Day: "On a scale from 1 to 10, how ticklish are you?" Pitta's response: "I'm probably a 5 or 6, you know, moderately ticklish". Pitta deserves credit for answering the question with a straight face. Ravens receiver Anquan Boldin's reponse to...
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January 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock pays off bet with Ray Lewis dance (Video)

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock agreed to film a video of himself doing the Ray Lewis dance to pay off a bet with Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake after the Ravens beat the Broncos in the AFC playoffs. After allegedly hurting himself while practicing the move, Mayor Hancock finally delivered on his promise. This video showing Hancock doing the Ray Lewis dance while Nelly...
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January 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Mavericks caught playing with six men on court (Video)

The Dallas Mavericks were called for a technical foul right before halftime of Tuesday night's game against the Portland Trail Blazers for playing with six men on the court at the same time instead of five. To top things off, the Blazers came back from a 21-point deficit to beat the Mavs 106-104 on a game ending buzzer-beater, so not a good night for the Mavericks. ...
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January 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard blows slam dunk against Hornets (Video)

Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard blew an easy dunk in the third quarter of Tuesday night's NBA game at the Staples Center against the Portland Trail Blazers. Kobe Bryant dished what would have been the perfect assist to Howard near the basket, but Howard's two-handed slam dunk attempt bounced off the back of the rim. Howard made up for it in the end, however...
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January 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Ray Lewis flees Disney 'crime scenes' in 2001 SNL animated sketch (Video)

Last Saturday, Saturday Night Live parodied Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis during their Weekend Update segment, making light of his ultra-emotional state as he approaches the final game of his career this coming Sunday in Super Bowl XLVII. However, it should be noted that this was not the first time that SNL has parodied Ray Lewis, as SNL also did so in animated form after...
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January 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Kyle O'Quinn hits Andray Blatche in face with basketball (Video)

Brooklyn Nets forward Andray Blatche was hit directly in the face by a ball thrown by Orlando Magic forward Kyle O'Quinn from close range during the fourth quarter of Monday night's NBA game in the Barclays Center. As O'Quinn was near the sideline with his momentum was carrying him out of bounds, he threw the ball at Blatche in an attempt to save Magic possession....
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January 29, 2013  |  Discuss

The autotuning of the Katie Couric / Manti Te'o interview is stupendous (Video)

The Manti Te'o interview with Katie Couric has now been autotuned by the Gregory Brothers, and it is stupendous. It starts out a bit slow, but the rap by Manti's father Brian steals the show. H/T Buzzfeed. Visit us at holdoutsports.com and follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.
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January 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Hockey coach mimics blind man to mock referees (Video)

Chris Clark, assistant coach of the WAHL's Wenatchee Wild, was ejected from Saturday's game against the Kenai River Brown Bears for gross misconduct when he came out onto the ice pretending to be a blind man to express his opinion of the game's officiating. With the Wild down 2-1 and under seven minutes left in the third period, the officials gave the Brown Bears...
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January 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Paul Pierce hears news of Rajon Rondo's torn ACL during postgame interview (Video)

Boston Celtics forward Paul Pierce probably wished he had more time to enjoy Sunday's double-overtime victory over the Miami Heat. Unfortunately, ESPN reporter Doris Burke broke the bad news to Pierce in a postgame interview that teammate Rajon Rondo has a torn ACL and is done for the year. Rondo was already sitting out for Sunday's game against the Heat, but the news about...
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January 27, 2013  |  1 Comment

Algerian soccer player slaps linesman after disallowed goal (Video)

An Algerian soccer player crossed the line when he slapped a linesman in the face after a tying goal was disallowed during Saturday's match between USM Alger and MC Oran. With Alger up 1-0, visiting MC Oran thought they had scored the tying goal on an injury time free kick, but the linesman made a controversial offside call which disallowed the goal. Oran players surrounded...
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January 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Brad Stuart lays out Gabriel Landeskog with crushing hit (Video)

San Jose Sharks defenseman Brad Stuart laid out Colorado Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog with a bone-crushing hit during the first period of Saturday's NHL game at the HP Pavilion. The hit set off a critical sequence in the game, as Avs defenseman Ryan O'Byrne retaliated by instigating a fight with Stuart. As a result, O'Bryne was assessed 19 penalty minutes...
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January 27, 2013  |  Discuss
TEMPORARY TATTOO

Cal-Poly player gets shoe print on his face

Cal-Poly Mustangs junior guard Jamal Johnson had his face accidentally stepped on by teammate Reese Morgan as they were both chasing a loose ball during Friday's basketball practice. Johnson was not seriously injured, but the bottom of Morgan's sneaker managed to leave an imprint on the right side of Johnson's face. The imprint may only last a couple of days, but...
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January 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Cal-Poly b-ball player gets (Video)

Cal-Poly Mustangs junior guard Jamal Johnson had his face accidentally stepped on by teammate Reese Morgan as they were both chasing a loose ball during Friday's basketball practice. Johnson was not seriously injured, but the bottom of Morgan's sneaker left an imprint on Johnson's face that will last a few days, and Cal-Poly coach Cal-Poly Photo via...
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January 26, 2013  |  Discuss
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