South African Man killed For watching World Cup

Apparently not everyone in South Africa is excited that the nation was chosen to host the World Cup; this is the first time the tournament has been played in Africa.In a story that resembles one of a bad movie, 61-year-old David Makoeya was killed … [Read on]

Darrelle Revis Is About To Get Paid, Maybe

And when I say paid, I mean PAID. Well, that’s if you want to believe the notorious “sources” that always have the info that we all want to know. But if the “sources” turn out to be right, Darrelle Revis will be a happy camper.According to sources … [Read on]

A Vuvuzela Makes An Appearance At A Yankees Game And Is Promptly Asked Not To Make An Appearance Ever Again

It was only a matter of time before we heard a story of the dreaded vuvuzela wreaking havoc on American soil. The first told story took place last night at Yankees stadium. Anthony, 27, purchased several vuvuzelas months ago for $6 apiece on a … [Read on]

The Glory Lines 6/17/10

It's time for the daily linkage. You know the drill, here's some stories from around the 'net that we like and you SHOULD too! Records Presents: The Soothing Sound Of The Vuvuzela (Tauntr)Pac-10 Extends Invitation to the University of Utah … [Read on]

Child Cries When Faced With The Reality Of Being Kyle Orton

Growing up, we’ve all pretended to be a professional athlete. And if we’re honest, we’ve all had to pretend to be a professional athlete that we really didn’t want to be. It’s called taking one for the imaginary team.That lesson is one that today’s … [Read on]

Are You Ready For The iPhone App That Has Everyone Buzzing?

If you’re not one of the millions of people that have been annoyed by the constant blowing of vuvuzelas while you’re trying to take in a match during the World Cup, well my friend, you need to have your head examined. And since you obviously need to … [Read on]

The Glory Lines 6/16/10

It's time for the daily linkage. You know the drill, here's some stories from around the 'net that we like and you SHOULD too!They make it 'cause we buy it: NASCAR fruit baskets (From the Marbles)Albert Haynesworth will skip minicamp, wants trade … [Read on]

Why history favors the Celtics

The Boston Celtics franchise is the most storied in NBA history. Since joining the NBA in 1950, the Celtics have won 17 NBA championships and been a part of over 31 conference finals.Larry Bird, Bob Cousy, Bill Russell are just a few of the Hall of … [Read on]

As If There Aren’t Enough Stats To Track, We’re Now Keeping Track Of Who Complains The Most About Fouls

It should be pretty obvious that I’m not much of stats guy. I prefer to make my judgment about a player or a team because of what I see. Besides, I have enough numbers to obsess over in my real life. So I have no need for ERAs, YAC, and PPG in my … [Read on]

Avery Johnson Introduced As Nets’ New Coach

Avery Johnson was officially introduced as the New Jersey Nets new head on coach earlier today.Johnson accrued an overall record of 194-70 overall as a head coach, with all of his previous head coaching experience coming with the Dallas Mavericks; he … [Read on]