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Taylor Swift Joing The Rolling Stones On Stage In Chicago

Not exactly sure why we are even showing you this video, but it feels like a smart thing to do? Can’t say that Taylor exactly sounds perfect next to someone who could be her great grandfather, but definitely an ‘A’ for effort here on both sides. Also, I have a massive crush on Taylor and she looks smokin’. *I laughed at myself as I wrote this thing* [Scott Galupo] Article...
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June 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Shaq Nearly Falls Off The Set Of “Inside The NBA”

Shaquille O’Neal is a big dude, so when he leans back in a chair you should expect bad things to happen most of the time. While goofing around on the set of “Inside the NBA” on TNT last night, Shaq fell back in his chair and nearly tumbled off the stage and down a very large flight of stairs. Fortunately for the Diesel, some very quick crew members rushed to his aid and prevented...
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June 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Flo Rida’s Manager Tossed From Game 7 In Miami?

As if Miami Heat’s win over the Indiana Pacers in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals needed another pop culture storyline. On top of Justin Bieber immediately becoming the butt of the Internet’s jokes as LeBron and the rest of the big three actually played a good game another pop star made headlines (or at least his manager did). Flo Rida’s manager Lee Prince REPORTEDLY...
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June 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Getting Fined for Being Honest

In today’s politically correct world I get tired of athletes getting fined because they cursed at a press conference.  Usually when that happens there will be a media outlet somewhere (because there’s always one) that will have a headline such as ”Brian Behnke curses at press conference”.  And when I see a headline like that I think to myself one thing ’Whoop-dee...
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June 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Deacon Jones Dead At Age 74

Hall of Fame defensive end Deacon Jones died of natural causes Monday at age 74. Drafted in 1961, Jones spent most of his 14-year career with the Los Angeles Rams, before joining the Chargers and Redskins for short stints. The appointed “Secretary of Defense” notched eight Pro Bowl elections and five All Pro honors during his career, and was a member of the “Fearsome Foursome”...
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June 04, 2013  |  Discuss
GETTING SOME HEAT

Twitter slamming Justin Bieber

When you show up to Game 7 of the Heat-Pacers series dressed like this, a whole lot of people are going to take to Twitter to react to it.  Apparent Heat fan Justin Bieber is getting some heat.

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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Paul George Tells Mario Chalmers To “Stop Flopping” And Then Some

  The Pacers-Heat Series has been an absolute war. The two teams have grown to really hate each other over the course of their 7 game battle. Aside from the back and forth play on the court, the talk off the court mostly surrounds the Heat’s propensity to massage calls by flopping and the emergence of everybody’s new favorite player, Paul George. The two came together head...
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Yankees Fan Snags Grand Slam Ball In Hat And Freaks Out

Mark Teixeira has only been back for four games since recovering from a wrist injury, but he already looks in midseason form. Teixeira connected on a grand slam, which is also his first home run of the season, in the fourth inning of Monday night’s Yankees game and a young fan made a catch of a lifetime on it. Check out how the young Yankees fan used his hat to catch the slam...
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss
NEVER A GOOD IDEA

Why boxers shouldn't taunt their opponent

We have seen videos like this time and time again, but it seems like some folks just don’t get the message. A fight in Florida which went down on Saturday between Daquan Arnett and Miguel Zuniga featured an ill advised taunt by Zuniga. Check out the video showing Zuniga asking for more, and he immediately got more. [Deadspin] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Rare Footage Of Kobe Bryant In 1995 Unearthed

Some ‘rare’ footage of a 17 year-old Kobe Bryant playing in a Gym Rat Midnight Madness High School Showcase in 1995 has been unearthed and Kobe looks as dominant as he usually does in the video. Kobe is rocking the #32 jersey and you can check out his pretty nifty layup in the first ten seconds and right at the 1 minute and 50 second mark he takes flight and throws down a between...
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

A Compilation Of The Internet’s Best LeBron James Flop Memes

The Internet has had about enough of LeBron James’ flopping and they have taken to memes to show that. We are pleased to present some of the best memes out there regarding LeBron James and his tendency to flop, especially during the Playoffs. The first to lead it off is one of the best Vine’s to ever be made. [Richard Liew] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Indiana Football Team Reacts To Their New Helmets Being Revealed

Indiana University revealed five new shiny helmets today, and the players were just as surprised as I was. IU taped the unveil so you can take a look in real-time at what the players actually think of the new accessory. In all the university showed off 5 new helmets, of which the team will chose one for the 2013 season. [Lost Letterman] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Some Great Photos Of Gregg Popovich As a Student At The Air Force Academy

Gregg Popovich is prepping for his Spurs’ NBA Finals appearance, and as that was happening some great old photos of Pop have surfaced.   Rae Cabello Tweeted out a few images of Pop during his time as a student and player at the Air Force Academy during the late 1960s.  As FTW points out, it looks like his nickname at that time was ‘Popo.’  Random fact of the day would be...
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

10 Ridiculous Jason Kidd Passes

Another NBA great has decided to call it quits this week. First it was Grant Hill, and now J. Kidd. When fans think of Jason Kidd they immeditaley think of his ability to distribute the rock. Kidd was the quintessential point guard – he would find his playmakers wherever they were. And a lot of times we would find them when they didn’t look open. Here’s a collection of 10 J...
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Flashback: The Anatomy of a Poster

If you’ve been on a sports website at anytime in your life, you know all about “the poster” or “posterizing”. Nowadays, when you get dunked on, the world is going to know and they’re going to meme the moment. Before Twitter and Instagram  Michael Jordan was putting guys in posters and those guys had the luxury of not having their vulnerable moments frozen in time by...
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Jason Kidd Retiring After 19 Seasons

In honor of Jason Kidd hanging up his sneakers, here is a little reminder of how good he was.  Eyes everywhere. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather May Have $5.9 Million Down On The Miami Heat In Game 7

We have yet to confirm if this is true or not, but if history is any precedent then we would not doubt it. Floyd Mayweather has reportedly bet on the Miami Heat to the degree of $5.9 Million. It looks like he got them at -7. **ALERT** Good source from my #HeavyHitters Vegas crew alerted me that Floyd Mayweather has laid over $5,900,000 on Heat -7 tonight in Vegas — Vegas Gambling...
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Marine Proposes After Throwing Out First Pitch

Sunday at Petco Park during the Padres’ game a great scene played out after a marine made a surprise proposal to his girlfriend after tossing out the ceremonial first pitch. You have to love that it played out picture perfect as Sgt. William McGregor had a great first pitch and an even better proposal to his girlfriend. [BLC] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

USC Recruit Makes a Rare Long-Snapper Trick Video

Zach Smith is a USC recruit who will be a Trojan come this August, but he is already making big news with his long-snapping talents. Zach is a senior at Menlo School in Atherton, CA and compiled a trick shot video featuring him long snapping a football into a variety of situations, and it is mesmerizing. This may not be the first long snapper trick video ever, but it sure looks...
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Here Is a Reason To Bring An Umbrella To a Ballpark

Bringing an umbrella to a ballpark, or any sporting event, is not a smart idea usually given the fact that it usually just angers the people behind you. A poncho is a better choice, however we were proved wrong this weekend. Check out the innovative use of an umbrella by an O’s fan to grab a foul ball. [Hot Clicks] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Man Halts Robbery With Epic Ninja Kick On Woman

If you saw an elderly woman in a wheelchair possibly getting robbed by her daughter would you intervene? Would you call the police? Would you put your self in danger by physically removing the assailant from the situation? Well this amateur crime fighter decided he had seen enough and took matters into his own hands, err feet. It’s not exactly clear what the situation is here,...
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Picture Of Taco Bell Employee Licking Taco Shells Goes Viral

This undated photo of a Taco Bell employee licking a bunch of the fast food restaurant’s taco shells has gone viral in the past 24 hours and will undoubtedly create a firestorm of controversy for the company. The photo was posted yesterday evening to the Taco Bell Facebook page along with the caption, “This sure says a lot about your employees, food treatment, and what they...
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Reporter Has Freudian Slip While Trying To Congratulate Cliff Lee

Cliff Lee recorded his 1600th career strikeout yesterday, and Philadelphia reporter Sigourney McCreaf attempted to congratulate him on the accomplishment while doing her report yesterday. Unfortunately for McCreaf, she was pretty unsuccessful in doing so. See for yourself above. [Deadspin] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Oregon State Centerfielder Makes Unreal Diving Grab

Oregon State Beavers centerfielder Max Gordon may have made the play of the NCAA tourney yesterday when he made an amazing head over heels diving catch near the warning track during the fifth inning of yesterday’s game against Texas A&M. After taking an initial step in, Gordon sprinted towards the outfield fence to make the eventual grab that would save a run. OSU would go...
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Rangers-Royals Celebrate “Farm & Ranch Day” Before Sunday’s Game

Texas and Kansas City know a thing or two about farming, so they decided to turn that expertise into one of the stranger baseball promotions I’ve ever seen this past weekend. Before their game on Sunday in Arlington, the Rangers and Royals players participated in “Farm & Ranch Day” activities at the ballpark, including an egg toss and cow milking challenge. Check out some...
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June 03, 2013  |  Discuss
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