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Did This MLB Umpire Leave The Game After Swallowing His Chew?

In one of the more bizarre possible injuries in the MLB, home plate umpire Brian O’Nora had to exit the Philadelphia Phillies and New York Mets game on Friday in the bottom of the first inning because he reportedly swallowed some chewing tobacco.  O’Nora’s departure caused a nine minute delay during the first inning as first-base ump Adrian Johnson had to toss on the home...
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April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

LeBron’s Shoes Being Auctioned Off To Help Newtown families

LeBron James may still have a few haters in Cleveland stemming still from ‘The Decision,’ but folks need to realize that the phenom also does a whole bunch of great things which may go unnoticed. LeBron’s most recent good deed is donating his shoes to an auction which will have all proceeds help the Newtown families affected by the tragic incident at Sandy Hook Elementary...
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April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Rob Delaney Sang The National Anthem At Dodgers Stadium Quite Well

Rob Delaney who pleaded with the Dodgers about a month ago to get a chance to sing the National Anthem at Dodger Stadium was finally granted his wish.  One would think the funny man would not have followed through or struggled through the anthem, but as you can see below it was actually pretty good.  Who would have thought? #bbpBox_316219579632324609 a { text-decoration:none; color...
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April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Tim Duncun Trolls Dwight Howard in Slow Motion

Best animated gif of the San Antonio and Los Angeles series came from @cjzero on Twitter on Friday night. Tim Duncan is 97 years old and playing at a ridiculously high title-winning level; while Superman has had his struggles. It’s like the old bull watching the young bull pout after not realizing how hard trying to win an NBA Championship would be.   (via Twitter) Article found...
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April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

MASN Reporter Gets An Unexpected Gatorade Shower Two Days In a Row

Following the Washington Nationals beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-1 on Thursday night, sideline reporter Julie Alexandria took a very unexpected Gatorade shower courtesy of a celebration bucket meant for Gio Gonzalez.  Julie was working her very first game for MASN, and she handled the situation like a seasoned veteran. Gio was absolutely deserving of his portion of the Gatorade...
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April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Tim Duncan Finds Great Pleasure In Dwight Howard’s Misery

A full recap of San Antonio’s 120-89 win over the Los Angeles Lakers will be coming eventually. For now, Tim Duncan’s gleeful smirk is all you need to know about Friday night’s beatdown at Staples Center. Bonus: Jack yelling at referee Ed Malloy. [@CJZero] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Tim Duncan Sounds Just Like Tiger Woods

I was watching Sportscenter tonight and, during the recap of the abysmal Game Three between the Lakers and Spurs, I realized that Tim Duncan and Tiger Woods share a voice. Don’t believe me? Listen to Duncan’s presser highlight: Now listen to Tiger during one of his many interviews: AMIRITE???   Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Anibal Sanchez Channels Inner Bugs Bunny, Strikes Out 17 Braves

Detroit Tigers pitcher Anibal Sanchez, who approached twenty strikeouts, was convincingly dominant tonight while making the Atlanta Braves look like the Gashouse Gorillas of the old Bugs Bunny cartoon.  Sanchez, who couldn’t be happier he’s out of Miami, managed to strike out 17 Atlanta Braves hitters in eight innings of work this evening.  Only 18 pitchers have struck out...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

G’Night: A Painful Battle Of The Sexes

AsapSCIENCE explains, scientifically (of course), which is more painful: childbirth or a direct shot to the Man Zone. [Devour] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

A Collection of Mark Sanchez Tweets Immediately Following The Jets 2nd Round Pick of Geno Smith

By now it’s well known that Gino Smith waited a day longer than he expected to get accomplish his dream of getting drafted into the NFL. He was given words of encouragement by the highest paid player in NFL history and decided to stay in New York City for Friday’s events instead of going home to pout. Finally the West Virginia quarterback was drafted in the second round by...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Notre Dame Football To Play At Cowboys Stadium This Year

Notre Dame will be having a home game quite a long distance away from South Bend, IN.  Just off the announcement that Cowboy stadium will play host to the first championship game in the new College Football Playoff, the stadium will now also host the Irish and Arizona State.  Notre Dame will be the home team for the game which will be played on Oct. 5th.  The odd move is a part...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss
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NFL QB's funny reaction to Rodgers' extension

Christian Ponder texted his wife and ESPN reporter Samantha Ponder that Aaron Rodgers got a fairly large extension and the exchange was very human and wonderful. Aaron just inked a new deal with the Packers which makes it so he has the largest salary in NFL history, and meanwhile Christian who is quarterback for the Vikings and making quite less was running errands at Walmart for...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers Launch Aaron Rodgers Infographic Highlighting History of Photobombing

The Green Bay Packers released a new infographic on the team’s official website today highlighting Rodger’s storied career to date, as well as the quarterback’s penchant for photobombing. (via Packers.com)   Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

What You Shouldn’t Have Missed This Week

We have taken the liberty of compiling the top stories which you shouldn’t have missed this week. Lots to choose from as we had a sports heavy week with MLB, good NHL coming down the wire, NBA playoffs and the NFL Draft. Just click on the images or the links above the images to be taken to the top stories from the week. NEXT >> Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers Give Aaron Rodgers Highest Salary in NFL History

Joe Flacco is no longer the Biggest Willy in the NFL QB bunch. Aaron Rodgers has blow Flacco’s 6 year $120M deal out of the water. Aaron Rodger’s new contract extension is $110M over 5 years with $40M worth of guaranteed money coming in year one and $62M coming in the first 3 years. Doing the math? Rodgers will be making $22M in annual salary, now the highest paid player...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Nike Releases Goose-Bump Inducing Extended Kobe Bryant ‘You Showed Us’ Ad

Kobe Bryant is out for the remainder of the Playoffs with a torn ACL, and Nike has done a phenomenal job launching a campaign entitled “you showed us.’ The campaign goes back throughout Kobe’s career and highlights his best moments with the tag-line “you showed us.” The payoff comes at the end when Nike asks Kobe: “Now, Show Us Again.” It is nearly impossible to...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

McDonald’s CEO Says Breakfast All Day Is a Possibility

Recently CNBC sat down with McDonald’s President and CEO Don Thompson and chatted about the future of the company. During the interview there were plenty of tasty nuggets of information but one stood out like a beacon of shining light in a dark rainy sea to me. According to CNBC: When asked whether there was potential for McDonald’s to serve breakfast all day, Thompson replied...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

These Lion, Tiger And Hyena Cubs Are The Cutest Things Ever

Yeah, yeah, we’re mostly about sports and guy stuff around these parts, but we just can’t ignore the giant, fuzzy ball of cute which currently co-exists at the Akwaaba Lodge in Rustenburg, South Africa. Sure, the lions and tiger will grow into massive beasts that would naturally tear each other to shreds (with the hyena feeding on their mangled carcasses, of course), so let...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Grading The 2013 NFL Draft Day Suits

Growing up, my parents always told me, ” You can tell a lot about a man by the way he dresses.” For that reason, I always try to keep an eye out for the different draft day suits worn by athletes about to be welcomed into the world of professional sports. With the first round of the NFL Draft taking place last night, here’s a breakdown of the fashion statements made by the...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Man Accidentally Shoots Self With Harpoon Gun, Survives

I am not a gun owner, so I’m not familiar with the gun cleaning process, but I imagine things like “make sure it’s not loaded” and “don’t point it at your head” are highly recommended. Bruno Coutinho of Petrópolis, Brazil, did not heed such advice when cleaning his harpoon gun recently, and the trigger accidentally fired, launching a four-foot metal spear through his...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

3 Pitt Football Players ‘Detained’ in Heroin Drug Bust

This is definitely a good look for the Pittsburgh football team. According to Pittsburgh’s local CBS affiliate station, three players (two of which are starters) were detained in an Oakland, Pa. drug bust. The players who were detained were Drew Carswell, Khaynin Mosley-Smith and Eric Williams. According to SB Nation: Police, undercover officers and SWAT members raided an Oakland...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

The World’s Oldest MLB Player Just Turned 102 Years Old

The world’s oldest living former Major League Baseball player Conrado Marrero just celebrated his 102nd birthday and it still looks like he has plenty of gas left in the tank. I can’t recall someone who chomps a cigar with that kind of intensity. According to SNTV: Marrero is the oldest living former Major League Baseball player, and he celebrated with family and friends at...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Oregon Football Unveils Yet Another Set Of New Uniforms

Oregon has unveiled their new uniforms for their 2013 Spring game and they do an outstanding job of honoring service men and women.  You can see the uniforms sport a heavy ”Support Our Troops” theme, and they don’t look too shabby either.   You can view the full gallery of photos on the Oregon football facebook page. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace Shows The World What Is Inside a ‘Bakers Cyst’

Metta World Peace had a ‘Bakers Cyst’ drained this morning and he was kind enough to let the world know exactly what was found inside of his knee.  Ron Ron took to Twitter to post a picture of the needle which was filled with some disgusting contents.  Thanks, Ron. #bbpBox_327814608826028034 a { text-decoration:none; color:#F76300; }#bbpBox_327814608826028034 a:hover { text...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Comedian Frank Caliendo Nails Hilarious Mel Kiper Jr. Impression

Love him or hate him you will get a steady diet of Mel Kiper Jr. when the NFL Draft comes around. Well even if you hate Mel Kiper. Jr. you will absolutely love this delightful impression of the the fast-talking NFL Draft guru. You know former Fox NFL Sunday prognosticator Frank Caliendo for his spot-on impersonations of celebrities such as Charles Barkley, John Madden, and President...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss
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