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Tennessee basketball adds “alternative facts” section to game notes

The sports world is making the best of the controversial Trump White House. First Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr used his own “alternative facts” to embellish his playing career, and now Tennessee basketball has added an “alternative facts” section to its game notes. And they are quite funny. The only alternative fact they forgot is […]

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Hurricanes goalie Cam Ward sucker punches player laying on the ice

It was a long night for Cam Ward. The Carolina Hurricanes goalie’s frustration boiled over with his team trailing 6-1 in the third period, and he punched defenseless Pittsburgh Penguins player Patric Hornqvist right on the face while Hornqvist was laying on the ice. Here’s video of the incident: Ward was given a two-minute minor […]

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Power 5 schools vote against Harbaugh to ban off-campus spring break practices

Here comes the Harbaugh rule. After Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh took the Wolverines to Florida for a spring break practice last year, the Power Five conferences voted to prohibit such events. While teams can still practice off campus during winter breaks because that’s bowl season, they can longer do the same during spring breaks. Last […]

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The Cheat Sheet: Warriors level Thunder, and so many college basketball buzzer-beaters

Wednesday got wild. Oklahoma City and Golden State squared off once again, and the biggest head-to-head battle wound up being between Russell Westbrook and Zaza Pachulia. There were a handful of last-second thrillers across multiple sports, and finally finally finally that ridiculously bad Los Angeles Chargers logo is buried. We’ve got all that and much more […]

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FAA approves Inglewood stadium for Rams and Chargers

The Rams and the Chargers will have a new stadium in Inglewood after resolving concerns with LAX. The Federal Aviation Administration was concerned that the stadium could disrupt air traffic control radar signals, so the agreement has stadium developers paying $29 million to create a secondary aircraft trafficking system to resolve the issue, according to […]

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Joel Embiid has absolutely no shame when it comes to NBA All-Star voting

76ers rookie Joel Embiid has been shamelessly running a vigorous Twitter campaign to rack up All-Star Game votes, and nobody is going to slow him down. Not even Heat center Hassan Whiteside. Without calling out Embiid by name, Whiteside told the Miami Sun Sentinel that the voting system, in which retweets count as votes, is a […]

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Major League pitchers spar on Twitter over whether abstinence is good

It turns out even Major League pitchers can get caught up in bi-partisan political debates. With the U.S. Congress deciding whether to repeal Obamacare and with it take away contraceptive coverage, Brewers pitcher Matt Garza tweeted at Jessica Chastain that abstinence is “the best contraceptive” after the Oscar-nominated actress voiced her disapproval on the vote’s impact on women. Dodgers […]

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Dana White offers Floyd Mayweather $25 million to fight Conor McGregor

If Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor are going to fight, UFC president Dana White would likely be the one to make it happen. And after Mayweather said on ESPN’s “First Take” he would fight McGregor for a guaranteed $100 million while McGregor would make only $15 million, White countered with a “real offer” on Fox Sports 1’s […]

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A couple is naming their first born after DeMarcus Cousins thanks to Twitter

To anybody considering making a social media bet, just remember that Twitter is a powerful force. A Sacramento Kings fan tweeted last Friday that his wife would let them name their first child DeMarcus Cousins if he got 25,000 retweets. Well… Ivan Jauregui has only 261 followers, but the tweet went viral and has nearly 26,000 […]

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Regina woman’s paycheck sent to Vagina, but gets delivered correctly anyway

Ah, yes. Regina, Saskatchewan, the wonderful Canadian city known for not much else than sounding a lot like vagina. The most rhymable city in the world made the news again Thursday, as a local received her first paycheck from a new job addressed to “Vagina, SK.” But what makes this even better? Not only was the province […]

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Hawks rookie Malcolm Delaney gets his car washed, teammates then fill it with popcorn

It’s been done before — it even happened already today to a Carolina Hurricanes player — but that doesn’t mean it’s not still hilarious. After Atlanta rookie Malcolm Delaney had his car washed, his Hawks teammates filled the vehicle with popcorn. Delaney wasn’t particularly pleased when he found out: 🔫🔫🔫🔫🔫🔫 A video posted by Malcolm […]

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Keurig and Anheuser-Busch are teaming up for an in-home booze maker

Anheuser-Busch’s original in-home alcohol maker failed. And so did Keurig’s in-home soda maker. But maybe if they put them together… That’s the plan, at least, as the companies announced they are working together to make to create a new booze machine using Keurig’s Kold technology and Anheuser-Busch’s brewing and packaging. Keurig spent more than $1 […]

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