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  • HS buzzer beater with a little help from the refs

    Rush-Henrietta’s Daniel Barley had all the ingredients for a picturesque buzzer beater in the team’s 57-54 win over Greece Athena (New York) Saturday night. Beyond half-court? CHECK In front of the home crowd? CHECK Against pressure from the opposing defense? CHECK From his knees? CHECK!!! There’s only one problem for Barley… under the rules of […]
  • Dikembe Mutombo wags his finger for GEICO commercial

    From 1991-2009 there was no NBA player more feared at the defensive end than center Dikembe Mutombo. Mutombo, who played for six teams during his career, went on to win four Defensive Player of the Year awards and made eight All-Star Game appearances, largely because of his ability to block shots. The Congo native currently […]
  • Darnell Dockett and AJ McCarron go at it…again

    It’s the Twitter squabble that just won’t end. Hours after Alabama claimed its second National Championship in as many years, Cardinals defensive lineman Darnell Dockett wasted little time putting the social media moves on Crimson Tide quarterback A.J. McCarron’s girlfriend, Katherine Webb. Of course, McCarron stepped in eventually, squashing any one-on-one time Dockett had hoped […]
  • Virginia Tech kicker pepper sprays local restaurant

    Virginia Tech’s junior kicker Cody Journell was not too shabby in 2013, making 20 of his 25 field goal attempts. The same can not be said for his recent display of table manners. While dining at a local Buffalo Wild Wings in Blacksburg, Va. this past week, Journell said he got the bright idea to […]
  • Pistons fan learns of trade the hard way (and on camera)

    Often times you’ll read a story about how a player learned he was traded. Sometimes the general manager or coach tells them, and sometimes they hear it from the media first. Either way, it can’t be easy to deal with. However, does anyone think of how the fans learn of the swap? What if, by […]
  • Second grade students edit NFL players’ tweets

    Let’s be honest, tweeting without typos or grammar issues can be a bit of a challenge. Given just 140 characters to work with, some find it difficult to express their thoughts in a correct and coherent manner. But athletes have a tendency to take this leeway to the extreme, often times appearing to have spent […]
  • Daryl Washington: Pro Bowl LB, songbird

    In case you need a reminder, Beyoncé will lip-sync perform at the halftime show of Super Bowl XLVII Sunday in New Orleans. And like other Super Bowl halftime performers, she’ll do a medley of her hits — which includes five number-one singles. got some players to talk about and perform their own favorite Beyoncé […]
  • NFL star marries six-year-old girl for a day

    The only people who should not like Houston Texans star JJ Watt are opposing quarterbacks. Watt, 23, tallied 20.5 sacks last season, and likely heard many marriage proposals from adoring ladies all across the country. As much as she wanted to marry Mr. Watt, one young lady really understood she had no chance. After all, […]
  • James Harden’s new Foot Locker commercial is quite funny

    Oh James Harden, you slay us. The first-time All-Star and Houston Rockets guard has quickly become a bit of a cult hero among NBA fans, and not at all because of his epic beard. No, that can’t be it. Anyway, Harden was previously in a funny commercial promoting shoes, though this was with now ex-Thunder […]
  • Tasker thinks Norwood’s miss changed Bills fortunes

    From 1990 to 1993, the Buffalo Bills accomplished something that no other team ever had and no other team has done since — they went to four straight Super Bowls. Sure, they lost all four, but to win four AFC championships in a row is still very impressive. The first of the four losses came […]
  • Darnell Dockett goes alligator shopping

    Darnell Dockett is an interesting dude. The Arizona Cardinals defensive lineman has put together a successful nine-year career in the desert, accumulating 36 sacks to go along with 413 tackles. But it’s what he’s trying to accumulate off the field that may have some raising their eyebrows and scared for the lineman’s life. Just watch […]
  • Manti Te’o interview gets autotuned

    By now you’ve probably seen Manti Te’o’s interview with talk show host Katie Couric. Filmed last week, the Notre Dame linebacker did his best to explain the saga surrounding his fake girlfriend. Whether the interview answered all your questions or not, the important thing is its existence led to an autotuned version being created. It […]
  • Let’s go to staff meteorologist, Charles Barkley?

    Is there anything Charles Barkley can’t do? We mean other than hit a golf ball… Sir Charles “took over” the newscast at ABC 15 Sunday night and that takeover included giving the weather report. Barkley had a little trouble locating Scottsdale on the green screen map of Arizona and was very concerned about the rain […]
  • ASU’s Carrick Felix puts an end to a bush league play

    The phrase is probably said too often, but during ASU’s 78-60 rout of UCLA Saturday afternoon, the Sun Devils quite literally played all 40 minutes. While ASU tried to dribble out of the clock in the waning seconds of its convincing victory, UCLA freshman Jordan Adams had other ideas. The Bruins’ highly-touted guard knocked the […]
  • Bat interrupts play in Marquette vs. Providence game

    The Providence men’s basketball team had plenty of trouble in Big East play before it made a trip to the BMO Harris Bradley Center to take on Marquette Saturday afternoon. However from the looks of it, the Friars (2-5 record in the conference) had more to contend with than Buzz Williams and the Golden Eagles. […]