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Twins pitcher Mike Pelfrey did something funky with his lips

Mike Pelfrey has some weird habits on the mound. The guys licks himself incessantly and was counted licking himself 89 times during a 2011 start. And when he’s not licking himself or the ball or his hand or whatever, he’s making funny motions with his lips. Is that how he settles himself down? It didn’t […]
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Roy Hibbert: I was wrong for calling out my teammates

Roy Hibbert publicly called out his teammates following a March 28 loss to the Washington Wizards, and now the Indiana Pacers center says that his actions were wrong. After the loss, which made the Pacers 8-9 in March, Hibbert called out his teammates by saying there were some “selfish dudes” in the locker room. Pacers […]
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Carmelo Anthony wants Phil Jackson to bring in second superstar

Carmelo Anthony was frustrated with the way the New York Knicks’ season went and called the 37-45 record that resulted in the team missing the playoffs a “failure.” He has the opportunity to become a free agent this summer and wants to return to the Knicks, but he also wants to win. Before committing to […]
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Did Ron Rivera take shot at Steve Smith with NASCAR analogy?

Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera spent some time recently with another successful coach in sports to try picking up some tips. That person is Chad Knaus, who is Jimmie Johnson’s crew chief and has helped his driver win six championships. While talking with ESPN’s David Newton about what he learned from Knaus, Rivera made […]
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James Harden has a cringe-worthy terrible defense lowlight video

Few will dispute that James Harden is one of the most explosive and talented offensive guards in the NBA, but we also acknowledge that he leaves a lot to be desired defensively. To cement that point, someone created a defensive lowlights video featuring some of Harden’s worst defensive moments from the season. In nearly every […]
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Thunder won’t sell playoff tickets to Tennessee residents

The Oklahoma City Thunder are doing their best to achieve a homecourt advantage during the NBA playoffs. To that end, they are limiting ticket sales during the playoffs to residents of Oklahoma and a few neighboring states. Those attempting to purchase playoff tickets for Thunder home games are met with the following note: All Sales […]
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Steve Kerr expects to be offered Knicks coaching job, would accept

Former Chicago Bulls sharpshooter and current TNT analyst Steve Kerr expects to be offered the New York Knicks coaching job and would accept the position, according to a report. The New York Post says Kerr has emerged as a top candidate for the position because of his ties to new team president Phil Jackson, who […]
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Nancy Grace being blackballed by WWE over Ultimate Warrior coverage

TV host Nancy Grace is being blackballed by the WWE over the way she covered The Ultimate Warrior’s death, according to a report. TMZ says past and present WWE wrestlers are being warned not to appear on Grace’s HLN show after she had Diamond Dallas Page on her program last week and strongly insinuated Warrior’s […]
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Craig Sager’s son tweets his father will begin treatment for acute Leukemia

The NBA playoffs will get underway this weekend. As usual, TNT will be front and center as it will be carrying three series in the first round. Unfortunately, it appears one of the network’s more well known personalities will not be present. Craig Sager’s son tweeted on Thursday that his father, who was thought to […]
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Eric Wood autographed the jockstrap a fan sent to him

After being selected in the first round of the 2009 NFL Draft, Eric Wood has played five seasons for the Buffalo Bills. Offensive linemen generally aren’t the most popular players on the team, but they still sign more than their fair share of autographs for fans. Footballs, helmets, jerseys, and photos are a few items […]
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Mike Tyson throws out weak first pitch at Pirates game (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. It’s safe to say that Mike Tyson packs a lot more punch on his legendary uppercut than his baseball throws. Iron Mike was in Pittsburgh Thursday to throw out the ceremonial first pitch before the Pirates-Brewers game. Tyson is in Pittsburgh because his promotion company, Iron Mike Promotions, is […]
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Blake Griffin won’t respond to Klay Thompson’s flopping comments

The Clippers and Golden State Warriors have engaged in one of the better NBA rivalries in recent years. Not only have they been two of the better teams in the Western Conference the last few seasons, but they always seem to mix it up when they play, which makes their upcoming first-round playoff series even […]
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Paulie Malignaggi: I don’t rate Manny Pacquiao as a very good or intelligent fighter

Manny Pacquiao’s win over Timothy Bradley last weekend helped boost the Filipino fighter’s status among the best in the world, but Paulie Malignaggi remains unimpressed. Malignaggi (33-5, 7 KOs) is coming off a win over Zab Judah and will face Shawn Porter (23-0-1, 14 KOs) on Saturday in Washington DC. He’s doing some interviews to […]
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Donovan McNabb served a day in jail for DUI

A mugshot of Donovan McNabb circulated around the web Thursday seemingly without reason, but now we know why: he was released from jail after serving one day. McNabb was pulled over on Dec. 15 and arrested in the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community for speeding (TMZ says he was doing 81 in a 65 zone). […]
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Jeff Van Gundy picking Rockets to win NBA title

Anyone who has listened to Jeff Van Gundy call NBA games for ABC/ESPN this season or heard him providing analysis on the radio knows that the former Houston Rockets coach is a big backer of his former team. Van Gundy has long supported Dwight Howard as a defensive stalwart and has believed in the Rockets […]
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WATCH: Yasiel Puig drops fly ball, then guns out runner

The extremes you experience when dealing with Yasiel Puig are pretty incredible. During the bottom of the second inning between the San Francisco Giants and Los Angeles Dodgers Thursday, Brandon Hicks hit a fly ball to right with one out and a man on first. Puig was there to field it and tried to do […]
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Report: Incident may have derailed Kaepernick's new deal

The San Francisco 49ers supposedly were prepared to give Colin Kaepernick a $100 million deal prior to his involvement in the sexual assault case. During a visit on “The Dan Patrick Show” Thursday, San Jose Mercury News columnist Tim Kawakami told DP that the Niners were prepared to give Kaepernick a $100 million deal prior […]
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Donovan McNabb arrested in January in criminal traffic case

Donovan McNabb was arrested in January in Arizona, and the arrest is making headlines Thursday because his mugshot was just released. The Maricopa County justice website says the case type is “criminal traffic” and that McNabb received a citation on Jan. 6. According to the record, there were three times when a change of plea […]
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Chad Johnson signs with CFL’s Montreal Alouettes

Chad Johnson is set to continue his football career next year, but those of us who live in the United States will not be watching him play on TV. The former NFL wide receiver officially signed a contract with the CFL’s Montreal Alouettes on Thursday. Alouettes general manager Jim Popp said over the weekend that […]
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Tucker Max paid $25,000 to hang out with John Calipari

A lot of people feel that John Calipari is an insufferable jerk who thinks way too highly of himself. Award-winning author Tucker Max, who has chronicled his raunchy sexual encounters with women through his best-selling book and popular website, openly admits that he is a narcissist who thinks too highly of himself. Together, they make […]
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Nina Agdal has basketball skills (Video)

Nina Agdal is currently one of the most popular swimsuit models in the world. The 22-year-old Danish beauty was one of three women to grace the cover of this year’s 50th Anniversary Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. Would you believe that Agdal is actually a decent all-around basketball player? On the Instagram page that is typically […]
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Jabari Parker will enter NBA draft

Jabari Parker has decided to give up his final three years of eligibility at Duke and enter the NBA draft. The 19-year-old consensus first-team All-American announced his decision on Thursday in a column he wrote for Sports Illustrated. “On Tuesday I thanked Coach K for preparing me to become a professional,” Parker wrote. “I expressed […]
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Nick Young says what he’ll do to Iggy Azalea ‘shouldn’t be legal,’ possibly leaks Mike D’Antoni’s firing

The NBA regular season has ended, and the Los Angeles Lakers are not in the playoffs. That means it’s party time for Nick Young. On Wednesday night, TMZ caught up with Young and it appeared as though he had just enjoyed several cocktails. He was heading home with his girlfriend Iggy Azalea, and all indications […]
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Xander Bogaerts accidentally tweeted picture of girl in a thong

Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts has been billed as the next big thing in baseball. The 21-year-old Aruba native hit .269 in 12 postseason games last year, helping the Red Sox en route to a World Series championship. He’s a phenomenal fielder and a great hitter, but he needs to improve at Twitter. After […]
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Gregg Popovich takes no questions in season-ending press conference

Gregg Popovich said goodbye to the regular season on Wednesday night the only way he knows how — by hardly giving writers and reporters the time of day. After his team lost a meaningless game to the Los Angeles Lakers and finished with the best record in the Western Conference, the San Antonio Spurs coach […]
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