1. Memphis' Shaq Goodwin Recreates Vince Carter's 'Cookie Jar' Dunk During Game

    There are some dunks strictly reserved for dunk contests. The "Cookie Jar" dunk made famous by Vince Carter isn't one you typically see during games—but Memphis Tigers forward Shaq Goodwin doesn't care...

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  2. NBA Referees Bravely Read Mean Tweets Sent by Angry Fans

    Anyone who is in the public eye knows that while social media can be fun, it also gives random people a way to anonymously spew hate. That's why it's wise for referees, umpires, line judges and others in major sports leagues to stay off of Twitter...

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  3. 6'4" Kentucky G Jamal Murray Throws Down, Puts South Carolina Defender on Poster

    Wherever Kentucky Wildcats head coach John Calipari was watching the rest of his team's game against the South Carolina Gamecocks on Saturday after he was ejected less than three ...

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  4. Kobe Bryant Drives to the Hoop Against Gregg Popovich During All-Star Weekend

    As Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant prepares to play in his 18th and final All-Star Game, he got the one-on-one matchup everyone has always wanted to see. The Black Mamba against San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich...

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  5. Tom Brady, Bill Belichick Receive Votes for President in New Hampshire Primary

    Tom Brady and Bill Belichick are both still focused on bringing another championship home for the New England Patriots, but when the time comes for each of them to move on from football, they could have a future in politics if they wanted one...

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  6. Jason Pierre-Paul Uses X-Ray of Injured Hand as Avatar on Twitter and Instagram

    It took a while for the public to get a look at the hand New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul injured in a fireworks accident July 4, but at this point, he is comfortable being open about it...

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  7. Jordan Brand Gives Kobe Bryant Air Jordan Collection as Retirement Gift

    As Kobe Bryant enters the stretch run of the final season of his 20-year career, the Jordan Brand has come up with an amazing way to honor the Los Angeles Lakers legend...

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  8. Rhode Island G Jarvis Garrett Wears Wicked Mask to Protect Jaw Injury

    It's not uncommon for basketball players to wear masks on the court to protect facial injuries, but Rhode Island Rams guard Jarvis Garrett has taken the mask game to a whole new level...

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  9. Denver Broncos' Super Bowl Victory Parade Leads to 24,000 Absences from School

    There's no denying that a child's education is important, but sometimes, there is an event that will lead to a lifetime memory and makes it worth missing a random Tuesday of school...

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  10. Washington Nationals Honor Bryce Harper's Hair with Chia Pet Giveaway

    A year after teammate Jayson Werth received the unique honor , Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper is getting the Chia Pet treatment. Like Werth, Harper is known for, among other things, his hair...

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  11. Fenway Park Adds 140-Foot Snow Ramp to Stadium for Big Air Event

    Fenway Park was built for baseball games, but for the next couple of days, it's going to be put to use for a different sport as the offseason hits the stretch run. And the legendary Green Monster is going to be overshadowed in a big way...

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  12. 8-Year-Old Fan Sends Cam Newton Letter, Trophy After Panthers Lose Super Bowl

    Some people have gone out of their way to hate on Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton after his rough Super Bowl 50 performance and abrupt exit at his postgame press conference...

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  13. Bengals' Andy Dalton Uses Twitter to Recover Lost Luggage That Fell Out of Truck

    The power of social media never ceases to amaze. On Wednesday morning, Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton took to Twitter to ask his followers for some help: And thus, "Bag Search 2016" began...

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  14. Peyton Manning Plays Egg Russian Roulette with Magic Johnson on 'Tonight Show'

    Fresh off winning his second career Super Bowl championship, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning celebrated by having some fun on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon ...

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  15. Kobe Bryant Signs Game-Worn Shoes for LeBron James After Final Game in Cleveland

    After playing his final game in Cleveland on Wednesday night, Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant gave the Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James something to remember the occasion. His game-worn shoes, complete with a message and an autograph...

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  16. Brewers Association Hooks Up Peyton Manning with Beer After Budweiser Shoutout

    While celebrating the second Super Bowl title of his career last Sunday, all Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning could think about was being with his family...and drinking Budweiser...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 3 days ago 82,376 reads 102 comments

  17. Michigan Coach Jim Harbaugh Questions the Attractiveness of Whining in Tweet

    When Michigan Wolverines coach Jim Harbaugh has something on his mind, he's going to say what he is thinking. Fortunately for the rest of us, we get to see those thoughts whenever they pop up thanks to social media...

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  18. 'Terrible' Turf Had Panthers OT Michael Oher Sliding Around During Super Bowl

    The turf at Levi's Stadium has always been an issue, including during Sunday's Super Bowl between the Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers. Some players had to change cleats during the game...

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  19. Canucks D Matt Bartkowski's Mom Overcome with Joy in Interview After Son Scores

    When the family of a professional athlete attends a game, it's always great to see their reactions when the player does something notable. Those takes are brought to the next level when it's the athlete's parents giving them...

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  20. Chad Johnson Said He Used Teammates' Urine to Help Recover from Sprained Ankles

    Former Cincinnati Bengals star Chad "Ochocinco" Johnson did a lot of crazy things during his NFL career, but nothing will top his bizarre rehab process. Johnson made the rounds at ESPN on Wednesday with his buddy Terrell Owens ...

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  21. High School Basketball Team Stuns Opponent with Full-Court Shot at Buzzer

    Just seconds after the Wilmington Area Greyhounds of New Wilmington, Pennsylvania, took the lead, the Reynolds Raiders of Greenville, Pennsylvania, found a way to stun the home team with a last-second shot during Tuesday's game...

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  22. Dancing Kentucky Fan Takes a Tumble Down Steps While Carrying Young Fan

    Some people have a hard time walking down steps without getting hurt, but this dancing Kentucky Wildcats fan felt confident enough in his abilities to try to carry a young girl down the aisle at Rupp Arena on Tuesday night...

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  23. Suns Veterans Fill Rookie Devin Booker's Car with Packing Peanuts

    It appears as though someone got a hold of Phoenix Suns rookie Devin Booker's car keys. The suspects: any Suns veteran. On Tuesday afternoon, Booker found his car filled with packing peanuts...

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  24. NBA Honors Vince Carter with Ultimate Highlight Reel of Former Raptors Star

    It may not be "Throwback Thursday," but with Vinsanity , there's never a bad time to throw back the clock. There have been very few NBA players who were more entertaining to watch than the Toronto Raptors version of Vince Carter...

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  25. Panthers TE Greg Olsen Shows Step-by-Step Process of Shaving Off His Beard

    Now that his team's season has come to an end, Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen is in offseason mode. That means he waved bye-bye to his beard. Olsen gave fans a shot-by-shot look at the beard-removal process on Tuesday afternoon...

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