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Spurs Refuse to Allow Manu to Participate in FIBA WC

  The San Antonio Spurs are refusing to grant permission to Manu Ginobili to participate in this year’s FIBA World Cup in Spain. Spurs sent @manuginobili a letter — citing stress fracture and recovery time, they will not grant him permission to play @FIBA. #Spurs — Buck Harvey (@Buck_SA) July 28, 2014 In the days following the Spurs More...

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By Robert Littal On Saturday, July 26th, 2014

Volleyball Team Upset Their Teammate is Prettier Than Them (Photos)

Meet 18-Year-Old Sabina Altynbekova. Poor Sabina, she was just a random 18-Year-Old Volleyball player when this happened. Sabina Altynbekova was just another 18-year-old girl before she turned up in the Taiwanese More...

By Vashti Hurt On Friday, July 25th, 2014

Crown Royal Recognizes Veteran With John Wayne Walding 400

Every year, in conjunction with the Brickyard 400, Crown Royal sponsors a contest where an American Hero is honored by having the race held at historic Indianapolis Speedway named after him or her. The namesake More...

By Vashti Hurt On Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

Interview: Former Women’s Pro Bball Player Turned NASCAR Intern Chloe’ Kerr

Chicago native, Chloe’ Kerr, who helped ignite an era of basketball dominance at Bolingbrook High School within the past ten years, has switched gears from the basketball courts to the world of racing. After More...

By Robert Littal On Sunday, July 20th, 2014

Cyclist Avoided Both Malaysian Airlines Tragedies By Changing Tickets Last Minute

How strange is this? Maarten de Jonge a cyclist with Malaysia’s Terengganu Cycling Team avoided tragedy not once, but twice by simply changing his travel plans to compete in races at the last minute. Back in More...

By Zack Williford On Friday, July 18th, 2014

105-Year-Old Woman To Throw First Pitch at Padres Game (Video)

Usually if you’re lucky enough to live until over 100 years of age, the average person is taking it easy; relaxing around loved ones and living out their golden age in a quiet, eventless, comfortable atmosphere. But More...

By Zack Williford On Thursday, July 17th, 2014

Tracy McGrady Throws First Strikeout Before Retiring From Baseball

It took a while, but Sugar Land Skeeters flamethrower Tracy McGrady has finally thrown his first strikeout. After somehow starting the Atlantic League All Star game Wednesday at Constellation field, McGrady struck More...

By Zack Williford On Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Korean Baseball Player’s Slide May Be Worst of All Time (Video)

Most baserunning coaches teach their players to slide feet first, and amongst the many reasons why; here’s one of the more obvious ones: The Lotte Giants’ Hwang Jae-Gyun probably will remember this More...

By Zack Williford On Monday, July 7th, 2014

Aussie Rules Football Player Nearly Chokes Opponent to Death (Video)

A public assault that bordered on attempted murder was witnessed by Australian Rules Football fans and television viewers watching  Friday night’s match between the Hawthorn Hawks and North Melbourne Kangaroos. Watch More...

By Robert Littal On Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

BACARDI Untameable Fans Sacrifices for The Cup

This post brought to you by BACARDÍ. All opinions are 100% mine. Sports brings out the passion in people.  No sports have more passionate fans than soccer.  You see that passion when you are watching More...

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