Articles in the category Social Sports

Controversial Football Players on Social Media

Social media has provided us with a lot of entertaining moments, with brands, movie stars, sports celebrities, and Internet sensations joining the fray. There are some (many?) instances, however, when social media amplifies the naughty side of people – celebrity or not. The world of sports has had its fair share of social media mishaps, […]

Stephen Curry Shows Why His Nickname Is The ‘Baby Faced Assassin’ [Video]

Time after time, Golden State Warrior, Stephen Curry has proven himself on the NBA hardwood. During Sunday’s matchup against the Los Angeles Clippers, Stephen Curry did it again. After watching this play, you will agree Curry deserves to be called the ‘baby faced assassin.’ Surrounded by four Clippers defenders, Stephen Curry doesn’t even flinch as […]

5 Best Super Bowl Commercials of All Time

These days, the commercials that play during the Super Bowl are part of the rich tradition of the event. Of course, they’re there to sell products — but they’re also an entertaining component of the show in their own right. We’ve already seen hype beginning to build around commercials set to air this Sunday — […]

Tom Brady: #Deflategate Is Ridiculous

Did the New England Patriots use deflated football in order to gain an advantage over the Indianapolis Colts in the AFC Championship game? Maybe. Probably not. The NFL did open an investigation into #DeflateGate this morning. This is what the Patriots are playing for. Allegedly. #DeflateGate — Jim Rome (@jimrome) January 19, 2015 Bill […]

POV + Parkour + Germany = This Highflying Video.

Alexandr Zhurkov is parkour athlete from Latvia. In this video he takes his ridiculous parkour and free running skills to Germany: Zhurkov described his German journey in the YouTube description of his video: In the end of year 2013 [I] had an amazing opportunity to visit Germany and train around the country. Visited Frankfurt, Wurzburd […]

Husain Abdullah Posts Touchdown Celebration Photo On Instagram

The NFL just can’t get anything right these days. The league flagged Husain Abdullah this weekend for getting down on his knees for a quick prayer after scoring a touchdown for a Kansas City Chiefs. You might be asking yourself: What’ wrong with that? Athletes are always thanking god after scoring touchdowns, hitting home runs, […]

Michael Phelps Arrested For DUI

Michael Phelps was arrested this morning in Baltimore for a DUI. According to TMZ, the most decorated athlete in Olympic history was pulled over at around 2 am this morning in his white Land Rover. Officials said that Phelps was pulled over after he was clocked going 84 mph in a 45 mph zone. Once […]

Trey Burke Is Trending But It’s Not About Basketball

You may have noticed the name Trey Burke on your Twitter trends list today. You may have clicked on his name to see if he was traded or injured. You may have regretted that decision. That’s because Trey Burke isn’t trending for any basketball reasons. He’s trending because someone leaked nude photos of the NBA […]

EA Bans Luis Suarez in Fifa 15

The FIFA soccer series is known for its realism but with the latest installation in the series they have gone a step further. Anyone playing FIFA 15 and trying to search for Luis Suarez in the transfer market will not be able to find him and any player taking charge of Spanish club Barcelona will […]

Charlie Weis Fired As Kansas Coach [Twitter Reacts]

Charlie Weis is no longer the head football coach for the Kansas Jayhawks. The former Notre Dame coach was fired this weekend after the Jayhawks lost 23-0 to Texas. The Jayhawks are 2-2 this season and just 6-22 under Weis. Athletic director Sheahon Zenger said: “I normally do not favor changing coaches mid-season … But […]

NCTC Bus Crash: Softball Players Mourned On Twitter

It’s a sad day in Texas. Four members of the North Central Texas College softball team were killed in a car accident on Interstate 35 in Oklahoma. According to NBC, the team was traveling by bus on Friday night when a tractor trailer crossed over the median and hit their vehicle. Three young women died […]

The Greatest Dunk Ever: Vince Carter’s Olympic Slam Turns 14

Vince Carter’s dunk in the 2000 Olympics over 7’2″ center Frédéric Weis was spectacular. It’s been declared by some as the “greatest dunk ever” and rightfully so. I mean, how many other dunks get celebrated on a yearly basis? Fourteen years ago today, Vince Carter jumped OVER the 7’2 French center at the 2000 Olympics and slammed […]

Metta World Peace Unveils Panda Friend Sneakers

Ron Artest, AKA Metta World Peace, AKA The Panda’s Friend, AKA guy who desperately wants the spotlight pointing in his direction, unveiled his new sneaker today on Instagram. The shoe is… well it’s… well I guess you just have to see it for yourself. Initial reports claimed that the panda head was detachable. The plan […]

Cutest Yellow Card Ever: Alessandro Florenzi Gets Penalized For Hugging Grandma

Everyone likes to celebrate after scoring a goal. Some people take off their shirts and run down the field. Some people do strange little dances. Allessandro Florenzi hands out hugs. The 23-year-old midfielder scored his first goal of the season when Roma took on Cagliari this weekend and he only wanted to celebrate with one […]

Former Titans Kicker Rob Bironas Mourned On Twitter

Rob Bironas was killed last night in a car crash in Nashville, Tennessee. He was 36. Metro Police report that the former Tennessee Titans kicker was involved in a single-vehicle crash at around 11 pm last night. Bironas lost control of his SUV, went off the road and crashed into a tree. It’s w/ heavy […]

Should Hope Solo Still Be Playing? Twitter Weighs In

Ray Rice was suspended indefinitely from the NFL. Adrian Peterson was benched by the Minnesota Vikings. So why is Hope Solo still playing for the women’s soccer team? Hope Solo was arrested earlier this year after she allegedly attacked her sister and her 17-year-old nephew after the young man said that she was “two fat […]

Devin Hester Is The All-Time Greatest, Says Deion Sanders

Devin Hester made history last night and no one was happier for him than Deion Sanders. Hester broke Sanders record last night when he returned a punt for a touchdown. It was Hester’s 20th return touchdown of his career. Deion Sanders was on the sidelines when Hester broke through the gap for a 62-yard touchdown […]

Police Report On Jonathan Dwyer Is Sickening

Another day, another disturbing report of domestic violence from the NFL. Arizona running back Jonathan Dwyer was arrested earlier this week for aggravated assault. The police report, which was released today, gives some disturbing details about the incident. According to the report, Dwyer head-butted his wife and broke her nose after she refused to have […]

Tom Brady Posts Pre-NFL Resume On Facebook

Before Tom Brady was an NFL quarterback, he was just another kid looking for a job. The New England Patriots QB recently found his old resume and decided to share it with his fans on Facebook. Post by Tom Brady. Back in 2000, Tom Brady was just another NFL hopeful. And when the draft went […]

Reggie Bush Defends Child Abuse Comments On Twitter

Where’s the line? Reggie Bush hasn’t hit his one-year-old daughter yet but he did say that he didn’t have problem with a little physical discipline. Bush was on a radio show last night when he started talking about Adrian Peterson’s recent indictment for child abuse. Bush said that he would obviously try not to leave […]