1. Ohio State Band Member Earns Football Tryout by Booting 55-Yard Field Goal

    A bet with his friends led to an Ohio State band member earning a football tryout. The stakes were high for junior Austin Brizee. If he converted a 55-yard field goal, his buddies would pay for his Chipotle meal...

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  2. Nerlens Noel Says Goodbye to Joel Embiid After Getting Traded to Mavericks

    Hours before the NBA trade deadline, the Philadelphia 76ers commenced Thursday's action by shipping Nerlens Noel to the Dallas Mavericks , as first reported by The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski ...

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  3. Syracuse Students Receive 3 Bonus Points on Exam After John Gillon's Game-Winner

    The Syracuse Orange stunned the Duke Blue Devils on Wednesday night when John Gillon banked a game-winning three-pointer as time expired. In addition to helping his team, the clutch shot earned extra credit for one lucky class...

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  4. 7-Year-Old Rapper Young Dylan Interacts with NBA Players During All-Star Weekend

    Before partaking in a messy exhibition game, the NBA 's top players schmooze with media, celebrities and fans during All-Star Weekend...

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  5. Twitter Roasts Training Camp Photo of Rays' Colby Rasmus and His Neckbeard

    Not afraid of standing out on a new team, Colby Rasmus entered the Tampa Bay Rays ' training camp sporting some noteworthy facial hair...

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  6. Magic Johnson's Old Tweets Gain New Life After Lakers Name Him Executive

    The Los Angeles Lakers announced a major front-office shakeup Tuesday when they officially named Magic Johnson president of basketball operations...

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  7. Minor League Hockey Team Hangs Jersey Upside Down in Botched Retirement Ceremony

    Many athletes dream of watching his or her jersey ascend into the rafters. For minor league hockey player Colin Chaulk, the moment didn't go according to plan. The Fort Wayne Komets of the ECHL retired his No...

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  8. Joe Mande Compares Kevin Durant to Beyonce at B/R All-Star Comedy Jam

    [ Warning: Video contains profanity .] As the NBA 's best assembled in New Orleans for All-Star Weekend, the B/R All-Star Comedy Jam gathered a top-tier squad of comedians...

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  9. Magic Johnson's Old Tweets Gain New Life After Lakers Name Him Executive

    The Los Angeles Lakers announced a major front-office shake-up Tuesday when they named Magic Johnson president of basketball operations...

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  10. Isaiah Thomas Tweets Emoji, Everyone Obsesses over Meaning

    The internet reads too much into pro athletes' motives. This was proved when everyone impersonated Sherlock Holmes after Isaiah Thomas' emoji post on Monday. Yes, it's just a symbol of eyeballs...

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  11. Kevin Garnett Says 'AAU Has Killed Our League' in Interview with Kevin McHale

    Kevin Garnett recently sat down with fellow former Boston Celtics great Kevin McHale for an in-depth interview on NBA TV. The Big Ticket offered his candid thoughts on various topics, including his dislike of AAU basketball...

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  12. Sacramento Kings Reddit Becomes 'Lion King' Page After DeMarcus Cousins Trade

    The Sacramento Kings stunned NBA observers by trading star center DeMarcus Cousins to the New Orleans Pelicans shortly after Sunday's All-Star Game...

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  13. BCMMA Fighter Joe Harding Gets Knocked Out with Kick to Head While Taunting

    In the middle of a BC MMA interim 145-pound amateur title fight Saturday, Joe Harding decided to dance in the ring. His hubris proved costly. Harding left his head unblocked while taunting and allowed Johan Segas to knock him down with a vicious kick...

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  14. B/R Looks Back at the NBA Dunk Contest's Greatest Moments with #DunkDominators

    On Saturday night, four competitors will look to etch their names into Slam Dunk Contest immortality at the Smoothie King Center. Given the event's rich history, Aaron Gordon, DeAndre Jordan, Glenn Robinson III and Derrick Jones Jr...

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  15. Grizzlies Trick Fans into Discussing Zach Randolph's Slam Dunk Contest Chances

    Anyone who has ever watched the Memphis Grizzlies ' Zach Randolph play basketball knows he would never receive an invitation to the NBA 's Slam Dunk Contest...

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  16. North Carolina Fan's Sign Mocks Duke for Kyrie Irving's Flat-Earth Remarks

    Kyrie Irving caused a stir during NBA All-Star Weekend by expressing his belief that the Earth is flat. (It's not...

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  17. NBA All-Star Game 2017: Latest Rosters, TV Schedule and MVP Odds for Sunday

    With all the familiar NBA superstars making another All-Star Game appearance, this year's festivities offer scarce new blood. The Eastern and Western Conference will each roster two first-time participants...

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  18. IMG Academy 5-Star PG Trevon Duval Throws Down Nasty Dunk

    Five-star prospect Trevon Duval submitted one more highlight to his high school portfolio Friday night. The IMG Academy senior, Scout's No. 1-rated point guard, posterized a defender who was in the wrong place at the wrong time...

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  19. EA Sports Mocks Vince Young's Comeback Attempt by Offering Him Copy of Madden 17

    Vince Young is attempting an NFL comeback. Young last threw an NFL pass in 2011, so not everyone is buying the quarterback's chances of a successful return...

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  20. B/R Presents: 'Great Question' with Ice Cube

    Before the release of his new movie Fist Fight , Ice Cube faced an interview with stronger punches than any co-star Charlie Day could throw...

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  21. Oregon Ducks to Debut 'Electric Green' Uniforms vs. Utah

    If the lights go out at Matthew Knight Arena, the Oregon Ducks are covered. The basketball team will don new uniforms during Thursday night's home game against the Utah Utes...

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  22. Rays' Nick Franklin Works as Uber Driver During Offseasons

    Even though his $507,500 2016 salary is paltry by MLB standards, Tampa Bay Rays infielder Nick Franklin didn't necessarily need extra income. Yet he spent a few days during the offseason making side cash as an Uber driver...

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  23. Arizona Coyotes Prospect Dylan Strome Scores Goal with Opponent's Stick

    A bizarre sequence unfolded in Wednesday's Ontario Hockey League matchup between the Erie Otters and London Knights . After losing his stick, Knights defenseman Brandon Crawley stole Dylan Strome's apparatus...

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  24. Tom Brady Makes Snorlax Pokemon Card with His Huge Sideline Coat

    On his way to another Super Bowl triumph, Tom Brady became an internet joke. During the New England Patriots ' AFC Championship Game victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers, the ...

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  25. Clemson Football Players Feed Sleeping Teammates Sour Patch Kids

    Clemson football players should think twice about sleeping on the team bus. Courtesy of linebacker Ben Boulware, some Tigers players passed the time by placing Sour Patch Kids in the mouths of slumbering teammates...

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