Category Archives: Sports

Deployed Dad Surprises Kids At Baseball Game In Emotional Video

When two siblings got the chance to throw the opening pitches at a baseball game, they didn’t know they were in for a big surprise.  On Wednesday, Cameron and Karley Daigle were the honorary first pitchers at a Carolina Mudcats

Former WWE Superstar Melina Perez: My LGBTQ Friends Helped Me Through Being Bullied

Melina Perez knows more about bullying than most might expect. During her red-hot World Wrestling Entertainment career, fans saw “Melina,” a confident, conniving superstar. Behind-the-scenes, though, gossip and innuendo undermined the five-time champion’s self-esteem and made her question her pro

Sports Fan Videobombs Live TV Interview With Delicious Dr. Evil Impression

Dr. Evil strikes again!  An ice hockey fan channeled Austin Powers’ nemesis after finding himself in the background of a live TV interview. The cameras may have been focused on NBC’s Pierre McGuire interviewing Pittsburgh Penguins coach Mike Sullivan after his

‘Napercise’ Is The New Workout Of Your Dreams

This could be the workout for 2017. David Lloyd Clubs revealed it’s trialling “Napercise” — where participants do nothing but sleep on single beds for 45 minutes inside an exercise studio in England this weekend. The fitness chain is targeting “exhausted parents” for the hour-long

This Guy Really Hates Adults Who Steal Foul Balls From Kids

The way this Australian sees it, baseball isn’t our national pastime ― stealing foul balls from kids is! “Ozzy Man” has gained internet fame for acerbic commentary on sports videos and such. Now, he’s hurling brickbats at greedy grown-ups who snatch

No, ESPN's Layoffs Aren't A Result Of Its 'Politicization' Of Sports

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Active NFL Star Joe Thomas, Just 32, Says He Already Has Memory Loss

At age 32, Joe Thomas doesn’t remember things like he used to. That could be annoying, even disconcerting, for the average person. But when you’re a 10-year NFL veteran, it can be downright scary. “I’m already seeing memory loss,” Thomas,

ESPN To Lay Off More Than 100 Employees — Many Of Them Familiar Names

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Marshawn Lynch's 2-Year Deal With Raiders Has $9 Million Base And Up To $16.5 Million In Incentives, Sources Say

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NBA's Jeremy Lin Gets Real About 'Yellow Fever' And Asian Masculinity

Jeremy Lin, who ignited “Linsanity” on the court, may be one of today’s most recognized names in professional basketball, but it wasn’t always easy for the 28-year-old athlete. Like many Asian-American men, stereotypes have set him back in both his