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Rangers' John Moore suspended 5 games for vicious hit (VIDEO)

The NHL suspended New York Rangers defenseman John Moore five games without pay for his nasty and illegal check Monday on Minnesota Wild forward Erik Haula.Moore was assessed a match penalty for his cheap shot during the game, when he used his elbow to drill Haula in the head.The league considers Moore a repeat offender, having earned a two-game suspension during last season'...
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Jose Canseco tweets photo of hand with blown off finger (PHOTO)

Former baseball slugger Jose Canseco is known for shooting off his mouth. On Tuesday he accidentally shot himself through a finger on his left hand while cleaning a gun.Never one to pass up a chance to promote himself, the bedridden Canseco tweeted a photo of the injured hand on Wednesday presumably using one of his good digits."Hope I can keep my finger but grateful it wasn...
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22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Alex Rodriguez's season-long MLB ban comes to an end

Yankees fans don't have a lot of reasons to be happy about the World Series officially putting a bow on the 2014 MLB season. Besides the realization that Derek Jeter will never play in pinstripes again, there's also that uneasy feeling of knowing Alex Rodriguez is officially back on the team once again.Well ... at least A-Rod is celebrating.When Pablo Sandoval caught the...
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23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Joseph Randle cracked jokes during police booking (VIDEO)

As if getting busted for stealing underwear and cologne wasn't funny enough, Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle tried turning his police booking into a Saturday Night Live monologue — and it didn't get a lot of laughs.While being booked in the Frisco, Texas, city jail following his Oct. 13 arrest for shoplifting, footage obtained by CBS affiliate KTVT shows...
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Student who "never played basketball" wins $10K by making four shots in 30 seconds (VIDEO)

A college student who "never played basketball" made four consecutive baskets in 30 seconds during a school challenge to win $10,000.Gustavo Angel Tamayo sank four shots from various spots on the court — including a half-court buzzer-beater to win the tuition money.Tamayo, a senior at Bryan College in Dayton, Tennessee who grew up in London, England, later told NBC News...
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Soccer player wears weirdest warm-up onesie ever (PHOTO)

Soccer players are sometimes known for being thin-skinned, but a Scottish Premier League team really put one of their players to the test on Tuesday.Partick Thistle defender Jake Carroll, on loan from Huddersfield Town, was made to train in a grotesque onesie, before the team's Scottish League cup clash with Celtic.Carroll was being punished for being the "worst trainer...
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Two West Point cheerleaders made out with each other for recruits aboard VIP party bus: Report

Lurid new details have emerged about questionable recruitment practices at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, where prospective football recruits were taken by a VIP party bus to a bowling alley, offered drinks and watched as two cheerleaders made out with each other.The school has acknowledged the claims, which were first outlined in a news article published by The Gazette...
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Man who went missing from Broncos game found safe

The man who went missing Oct. 23 during the Denver Broncos-San Diego Chargers game has been located and is safe, police confirmed on Twitter Tuesday night.Denver police said that 53-year-old Paul Kitterman was found unharmed in Pueblo, Colo, after seemingly vanishing without a trace at halftime of the Thursday night game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High Stadium, reported...
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Carroll, Seahawks reach out to H.S. teams impacted by shooting

Usually out of the chaos of tragedy comes a little compassion and, in the case of the senseless shooting at a Washington high school, it also brings out the best in sportsmanship.Just days after the WesCo North Division title matchup was canceled — and the Oak Harbor football team offered to forfeit the game and give its rival Marysville-Pilchuck first place in tribute — the...
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Knee injury forces amputation of high school football player's leg: Report

A Florida high school football player who went down with a seemingly routine knee injury during a game Friday night had to have part of his leg amputated two days later.Northeast High School senior defensive lineman Leshawn Williams — who was stretchered off the field during Friday's game — woke up from surgery Sunday to find out part of his right leg had been removed just...
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Jets fan arrested for knocking out Bills fan at MetLife Stadium: Report (VIDEO)

New Jersey State Police have arrested the Jets fan who was videotaped knocking out another man wearing a Bills jersey during Buffalo's blowout of New York at MetLife Stadium Sunday.According to PIX11, the man wearing the Jets jersey — Christopher Fox from Peekskill, N.Y. — attempted to flee the scene after brutally punching out the fan in a No.81 Bills jersey, but was grabbed...
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Jets fan knocks Bills fan out cold at MetLife Stadium (VIDEO)

Jets players had plenty to feel punchy about while being blown out by the Bills at MetLife Stadium Sunday. And one Jets fan in the stands took out his manly frustration on a Bills spectator with a brutal, one-punch knockout of the visitor.TMZ posted a cell phone video of the Jets fan (in a No. 10 Chad Pennington jersey) throwing a punch in the stands in a fight with another dude...
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Bucs' cheerleaders attempt to distract Vikings during timeout (VIDEO)

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers need all the help they can get these days, so it's hard to believe the placement of the Bucs' cheerleaders during a timeout Sunday against the Vikings was not intentional.The Vikings started at their own 20-yard-line with 1:57 remaining, and during the two-minute warning, the Tampa Bay cheerleaders walked on the field and performed a pompom routine...
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Fan vanished without a trace during Broncos-Chargers game

Paul Kitterman was in the stands with his son, Jarod Tonneson, during the first half of the Denver Broncos game against the San Diego Chargers on Thursday night.Jarod got up and left his 53-year-old father sitting alone in their Mile High bleacher seats at halftime — but hasn't seen his father since.Friends and family are now searching for Kitterman — who was at the game...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Trainers save hockey player's life after gruesome injury

A Illinois hockey player who suffered a six-inch gash in his leg during a minor league game, forced the arena's medical staff to improvise with the materials on hand to save his life while blood pooled on the ice.Huntsville Havoc center Justin Cseter went down to the ice during the second period with blood spurting from a one-and-a-half inch deep gash on his leg, causing the...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-fan's tweet captures Jets' situation in one image (PHOTO)

It didn't take as long for Geno Smith to get benched against the Bills Sunday as it did against the Chargers a few weeks back and, while his backup, Michael Vick, inserted a little life into the Jets offense yesterday, his spark couldn't hide the fact that this Jets team just plain stinks.After the 41-23 blowout loss, they now have the worst record in the NFL, they'...
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Jets' Jeff Cumberland grimaces while getting finger popped back into place (VIDEO)

That snap, crackle and pop you heard on the sideline of MetLife Stadium Sunday wasn't just the whole Jets team falling apart against the Bills, it was also the sound of their tight end, Jeff Cumberland, having his dislocated finger twisted back into place.Cumberland had his finger popped back in by a member of the Jets' medical staff after an incomplete pass from Michael...
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Sammy Watkins celebrates TD prematurely, gets tackled before score (VIDEO)

Bills quarterback Kyle Orton hit Sammy Watkins behind a pair of Jets defenders Sunday and it looked like the speedster was off to six-point heaven. All Watkins had to do was keep running and it was a TD.Too bad Watkins, who must have assumed no Jets players were even chasing him, slowed down about 20 yards short of the goal line — with a celebratory finger in the air — and got...
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Jackets' Cam Anderson OK after taking skate to face (VIDEO)

There was a scary moment Friday night after Columbus Blue Jackets forward Cam Atkinson was bloodied by the skate of Anaheim Ducks forward Ryan Kesler with an inadvertent back-kick.This is how close Kesler's skate came to taking out one of Atkinson's eyes:Here's the video replay:Luckily for Atkinson, his cheek caught the brunt of the sharp blade and missed his peeper...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns' Andrew Hawkins 'evicts' son for liking Bengals players (VIDEO)

Andrew Hawkins plays for Cleveland Browns, but before signing there last winter, he spent three years with the Cincinnati Bengals.His son Austin, who is now two years old, really only knows his dad from his Bengals days. So when asked who his favorite player is, the little guy says A.J. Green and Mohamed Sanu. That answer gets him sent outside with his bags packed and a curt ...
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8-year-old scores first touchdown, earns a $500 fine and coach's suspension (VIDEO)

How do you tell an eight-year-old not to score a touchdown after you've been coaching him to take it to the house every chance you get all season?Well, unfortunately for Brooke Burdett, head coach of the Lawrenceville (Ga.) Black Knights, one little player's touchdown will cost him $500 and a week-long suspension. The play in question occurred with the Black Knights leading...
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Homeland Security confiscates bootleg Royals panties in Kansas City: Report

In what has to be the panty raid of all panty raids, Homeland Security descended upon a Kansas City lingerie shop and confiscated a number of undies accessorized with the Royals logo — all because they didn't have the expressed written consent of Major League Baseball.During the undercover underwear raid, the Department of Homeland Security confiscated the bootleg women'...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas mayor delays Halloween for Friday night football game

When Halloween falls on a Friday in a town where high school football is king, there's only one thing to do — reschedule the holiday.Facing an upcoming Friday night dilemma, one Texas mayor called an audible by postponing the trick-or-treating and moving it to the next day so it wouldn't interfere with the big game, reported KETK-TV.Van mayor Dean Stone made the Halloween...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Another high school cancels football season amid sexual hazing and 'waterboarding' allegations: Report

A second high school has cancelled its football season after freshman players were allegedly forced to sexually assault each other in humiliating hazing rites, according to officials from the Pennsylvania school district.The final two football games at Central Bucks High School West near Philadelphia, were cancelled after it emerged that players engaged in pre-season hazing rituals...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Peyton Manning calls out Mile High scoreboard operator for noise (VIDEO)

If Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning seemed a little irked at Broncos fans for making too much noise late in the fourth quarter during Thursday night's win over the Chargers, you weren't alone.Manning kept shaking his head and signaling the crowd to quiet down while it took the fans a little too long in bringing the noise level down:Peyton Manning needed Denver...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss
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