20 Sports Moments That Will Make You Instantly Happy

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20 Sports Moments That Will Make You Instantly Happy
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Why do we love sports? It's impossible to explain.

For the same reasons it can ruin our day when Julio Jones goes down with an injury right before we were about to use him as a trade chip in fantasy, it can make our week when the Red Sox tie a playoff game on a wild pitch. Or when the Pirates make the playoffs for the first time in more than two decades. Or when a Conn Smythe winner scores a goal on himself (because that's just funny).

The reasons are inexplicable, and most of us take it way too seriously, but sports can make us really, really happy. They give us sunshine on a cloudy day. Here are some of the moments that make us smile the biggest.

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