1. Capitals' Jaroslav Halak Won't Play Former Team, Has Bad Case of the Blues

    Washington Capitals goalie Jaroslav Halak won't be suiting up on Tuesday night against his former team because he has a bad case of the Blues. Seriously. UPDATE: Wednesday, April 9 at 12:55 p...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 8 months ago 40,995 reads 54 comments

  2. Team Fighting Championship Is 5-on-5 MMA Insanity You Have to See

    For those who find normal MMA dull, here is some five-on-five action that should get that heart pumping. Also, see a doctor, because your need for more action is a little disconcerting...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 8 months ago 176,774 reads 109 comments

  3. Rory McIlroy's GF Caroline Wozniacki Returns to Caddie Masters' Par-3

    Rory McIlroy will once again bring a plus-one to the Masters' far more whimsical event, welcoming his fianc é , tennis star Caroline Wozniacki , to caddie for him during the Par-3 Contest...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 8 months ago 10,469 reads 0 comments

  4. UConn Fan Who Failed to Pick Winner in Yahoo!'s Billion Dollar Challenge Speaks

    Corey Johnson could have been $100,000 richer tonight, but his billion-dollar bracket doesn't feature a winner, leaving the 28-year-old with heartbreak as well as an unsavory kind of Internet fame...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 8 months ago 569,250 reads 129 comments

  5. NYPD and FDNY Team Up for Enormous Brawl During Charity Hockey Game

    A good ol' fashioned bench-clearing brawl broke out during a charity game between the New York City Police Department and the New York City Fire Department on Sunday, proving that goodwill can indeed come in the form of precisely placed uppercuts...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 8 months ago 30,577 reads 23 comments

  6. Golfer John Daly Has Legendary Thirst for Diet Coke, Cut Back from 28 Cans a Day

    Golfer John Daly hasn't quite kicked the sauce; and by sauce, we mean Diet Coke. The Guardian's Ewan Murray (h/t The Big Lead ) spoke with Daly recently, garnering some insight into one of golf's most colorful characters...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 8 months ago 235,137 reads 60 comments

  7. This Week in Annoying: The Worst in Sports Right Now

    Let's pour one hot for Carlos Gonzalez 's inability to dip without swallowing. Welcome back to another edition of what's wrong in the sports world, a lighter look at some seriously entertaining stuff...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 9 months ago 899 reads 0 comments

  8. For the Win: The Coolest Stuff in Sports for the Week

    Ronda Rousey scared a Turtle, the Red Sox need new outfits to go with all their new jewelry and Derek Jeter is still one heck of a human being. Yes, we might say this was a very good week...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 9 months ago 21,386 reads 5 comments

  9. Amazing Softball Pitcher Decides to Switch Arms After Tommy John Surgery

    Tommy John surgery normally mandates pitchers take a great deal of time off to rehabilitate. In a remarkable turn, a high school softball player found a loophole in that sentiment, choosing to instead switch hands and become a southpaw after surgery...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 9 months ago 595 reads 0 comments

  10. Golf Digest's Paulina Gretzky Cover Sparks Controversy

    If you are in the business of moving magazines from checkout aisles, a controversial cover shot always come in handy. With that in mind, Golf Digest's Paulina Gretzky issue is already a roaring success...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 9 months ago 142,466 reads 196 comments

  11. 16 Athletes Who Celebrated Way Too Early

    According to the next few poor souls, success isn't actually needed to throw one heck of a wild party. For those who are looking for meaning or teachable moments, let this remind you that hubris is a horrible thing when it comes to sports...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 9 months ago 26,714 reads 12 comments

  12. Rob Ford Now Features in Silly Olympic Voting Controversy, Blames 'Stretching'

    According to a recent report, embattled Toronto mayor Rob Ford may or may not think honoring Olympic and Paralympic athletes is a good idea...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 9 months ago 7,377 reads 10 comments

  13. HS Pitcher Tosses Unbelievable Perfect Game, Strikes out All 21 Batters in Game

    As ridiculous as it sounds, terms like dominance , perfect game and no-hitter don't seem to paint the full picture here, because Mike Delio managed to strike out every single batter he faced in a game recently...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 9 months ago 47,534 reads 7 comments

  14. MLB Team Needs 2014: Arizona Diamondbacks

    The Arizona Diamondbacks front office collective must wince at the mere mention of Tommy John surgery, because they have suffered a rash of injuries demanding the famous procedure...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 9 months ago 401 reads 0 comments

  15. Amazing 16-Year-Old Baseball Player Helps Revive Umpire with CPR

    Quick thinking and handy CPR training made a huge difference recently when a 16-year-old first baseman helped save an umpire who collapsed on the field...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 9 months ago 79,961 reads 52 comments

  16. Auburn's Bruce Pearl Gets Dropped into Dunk Tank, Looks Absolutely Thrilled

    If you need Bruce Pearl , he is busy having the time of his life. At least, that's what seems to be the case thanks to a gorgeous image of the Auburn men's basketball head coach as he is dropped ever so vigorously into a dunk tank...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 9 months ago 12,440 reads 9 comments

  17. Giants Welcome New MLB Season with Instant Replay's 1st Controversy

    Going into the 2014 MLB season, baseball fans welcomed the advent of instant replay in the sport but knew there would be growing pains. Just a couple of games in, the Giants suffered growing anguish...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 9 months ago 2,015 reads 4 comments

  18. Best Athlete Photobombs

    If a picture is worth a thousand words, we could probably waste just a few of them discussing the finer points of the knuckleheads in the background...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 9 months ago 33,358 reads 4 comments

  19. Conan O'Brien Passes Dirk Nowitzki's Texas Test with Hilarious Answers

    For just this week , Conan O'Brien's show Conan is a Texas affair, so it makes sense that the host would welcome one of the state's biggest stars to garner huge laughs...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 9 months ago 64,600 reads 24 comments

  20. Hilarious Sports Pranks

    The calendar reads April 1, which means it's time to be walk through your respective office with the obvious paranoia that comes with another April Fools' Day. We are here to help...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 9 months ago 2,835 reads 1 comments

  21. Brian Wilson's Wild Mane of Hair Doing About as Well as His Young Season

    Brian Wilson 's transformation into an actual Wookiee is nearly complete. Sunday marked the Dodgers' domestic opener, pitting Los Angeles against the San Diego Padres...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 9 months ago 20,243 reads 27 comments

  22. Padres Ballgirl Astonishes with Magical Opening Night Web Gem

    This San Diego Padres ballgirl makes dazzling web-gem grabs in a single bound. By the bottom of the eighth inning, Padres fans were feeling rather wonderful about the budding season...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 9 months ago 9,697 reads 11 comments

  23. Alex Rodriguez's Nephew Slams 8 Home Runs in a Row in High School Tournament

    We imagine suspended Yankees star Alex Rodriguez is mighty proud of his 18-year-old nephew, who managed to hit a remarkable eight home runs in consecutive at-bats recently...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 9 months ago 181,775 reads 163 comments

  24. This Week in Annoying: The Worst in Sports Right Now

    It was a good week for sports shenanigans. Welcome back to another edition of all things wrong with the sports world. And by wrong , we of course mean so horrible it's downright entertaining...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 9 months ago 2,727 reads 1 comments

  25. R.A. Dickey's Amazing Life Story Optioned for Potential Movie

    R.A. Dickey has played the part of beguiling knuckleball artist to the tune of a Cy Young Award. However, if all goes according to plan, his entire life could just captivate a movie audience...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 9 months ago 12,580 reads 21 comments