Jim Bowden attempts to be funny, isn’t funny and eventually realizes it

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What you see above is ESPN Baseball Analyst Jim Bowden attempting to be funny. A short time later, with the help of his followers, he realizes that his attempt wasn’t very funny.

Dick Vitale is pretty angry that Ryan Braun didn’t get banned from baseball

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The reactions from Ryan Braun’s suspension are rolling in. Still no word from Aaron Rodgers about this, but we’ll keep you updated on that matter. Anyhow, let’s turn our attention ESPN college basketball analyst Dick Vitale who furious about Braun’s suspension. Not because it was too harsh, but because he believes it was too soft.

Reggie Miller joined the Warriors in the locker room after series ending win over the Nuggets, says sh*t on live TV

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The Golden State Warriors eliminated the Denver Nuggets with a 92-88 win in Game 6 on Thursday night. Shortly after the game, something bizarre happened. Reggie Miller made his way to the Warriors locker room and gave the team a congratulatory speech complete with hugs for former teammate Warriors head coach Mark Jackson. Obviously, that’s […]

The Detroit Free Press wrote a book prematurely celebrating Michigan’s NCAA title and it’s for sale on Amazon

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With Michigan playing in the national title game on Monday, the Detroit Free Press apparently decided to get the early jump on all those Michigan fans looking to celebrate the school’s second national title by spending a little money. So they prematurely began selling a book entitled, “Blue Heaven: The A-Maize-Ing Story of the Michigan […]

ESPN The Magazine surveyed 110 MLB players and 5.4% of them said they knew of a gay MLB player

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Gay athletes in professional sports have become a hot topic lately. From a NFL team asking a draft prospect, “Do you like girls?” to the belief that a gay NFL player is close to coming out of the closet, the chatter about the thought of gay athletes is getting louder and louder.

Yahoo! used a picture of Trevor Ariza for its story about murder indictment of Javaris Crittenton

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Ex NBA player Javaris Crittenton was indicted on murder and gang charges on Tuesday. Predictably, the story spread all over the internet including the front page of Yahoo!. The only problem, as you can see above, is that the folks at Yahoo! used a photo of former Laker Trevor Ariza instead of Javaris Crittenton. [Reddit]

ESPN suspended Bill Simmons from Twitter for criticizing First Take

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Remember when Bill Simmons criticized First Take in the wake of Richard Sherman’s appearance? Well, apparently, ESPN didn’t like him criticizing the show so they decided to teach him a lesson by suspending him from Twitter. That’ll teach him to tell the truth about First Take.

Hot microphone catches Warren Sapp dropping a whispered f-bomb about Bill Belichick

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Live television has its downfalls. The biggest being people saying how they really feel without knowing that viewers can hear them. Hannah Storm and Mark Schlereth wouldn’t openly talk about Tim Tebow’s limited NFL future live on air. But when they think the camera isn’t rolling, they will. Likewise, Warren Sapp wouldn’t openly criticize the […]

Bill Simmons calls ESPN First Take’s Richard Sherman segment ‘awful and embarrassing’

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It’s almost every day that someone, somewhere criticizes ESPN’s debate show First Take. But it’s not every day that one of ESPN’s own criticizes the show. At least not publicly. But last night, Grantland creator and SI’s most powerful person in the sports media Bill Simmons, broke rank and criticized the show’s segment with Seattle […]

Here’s a Stephen A. Smith tweet that probably that should have been a DM

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What you see above is a tweet from our old friend Stephen A. Smith. As you can see, this certainly seems like a tweet that was supposed to consumer one lucky person he calls ‘Baby’ and not by all of his followers. Amazingly, the tweet has not been deleted. But we’ll just chalk that up […]