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Watch NBA Players Read Mean Tweets About Themselves

Having people read tweets is one of Jimmy Kimmel’s favorite styles of bits – whether it be forcing little kids to read vulgar tweets from Twitter comedians, or having Kenyans read inane celebrity tweets. One of the best bits on …

Keith Olbermann to Host MLB Show on Cable Keith Olbermann to Host MLB Show on Cable

Turner Broadcasting today announced that veteran news anchor Keith Olbermann will be hosting postseason Major League Baseball (MLB) coverage on TBS later this year. Olbermann will host the cable TV station’s studio show along with MLB hall-of-famer Dennis Eckersley. In …

Long Snappers Can Make Cool Trick Shot Videos Too

Zach Smith is a senior at Menlo School – a prep school in Atherton, California. He’s set to attend USC next year and play football. He’s just put out a trick school video showcasing his skills. Oh yeah, and he’s …

Epy Guerrero Dies: Famed MLB Scout Was 71

Epy Guerrero, the famed MLB scout in the Dominican Republic who is credited with dozens of high-profile signings, has died. He was 71. Guerrero began his career with the Houston Astros, where he famously signed Cesar Cedeno out of his …

Seahawks QB Waived: Josh Portis Cut Following DUI Arrest

After reports emerged that Seattle Seahawks backup quarterback Josh Portis has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence, news comes that he has now been waived. The report comes from John Boyle at the Everett Herald: Reports claimed …

Tony Romo: Cyst Removal Will Have ‘No Effect on Training Camp’

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo says he hopes to be out on the field for the team’s mini-camp next month after undergoing a minor procedure to removal a cyst on his back. The cyst removal, however, will keep Romo out …

Ray Rice Robbed: Burglar Stole $2000 and Two Guns

According to police, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice was robbed over the weekend. Reports indicate that Rice’s home was burglarized some time between the hours of 8:30 pm Friday and 12:50 am Saturday. In the end, $2000 and two …

Falcons: $200 Million Loan Approved for New Stadium
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NFL Team owners have voted to approve $200 million in NFL G-4 stadium financing that will help the Atlanta Falcons construct a brand new multi-purpose stadium. Falcons Owner and Chairman Arthur Blank will put up most of the funding for …

Marshalls: Tiger Lied About Garcia Interference
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Marshalls in the Players Championship say Tiger Woods lied about getting their clearance to take the shot that interfered with Sergio Garcia’s last weekend. Woods readied his next shot before Garcia was finished, and when the crowd saw him take …

Geno Smith: Jay-Z Could Become His Agent
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Last month, rapper/producer Jay-Z began selling off his share of the NBA’s Brooklyn Nets. The move was part of the artist’s launch of his Roc Nation Sports venture, a new sports representation company. Jay-Z is reportedly looking to becoming a …

David Moyes To Take Over As Manager Of Manchester United

It looks like Manchester United officially has its replacement for Alex Ferguson, who stepped down as manager this week. Ferguson’s replacement will reportedly be David Moyes, who is said to have signed a long-term six-year deal, and will take over …

Barkley: Gay Players Were “No Big Deal” In The NBA
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Charles Barkley knows a thing or two about the NBA. He was a player for more than 15 years so surely he would know something about gay players in the league, right? In a radio interview on the Dan Patrick …

Woods With Vonn In Public For The First Time
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Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn made their couple debut last night at the Costume Institute Gala at the Met, grabbing headlines as they walked the red carpet together for the first time. Of course, the two made it official in …

Here’s Metallica Performing The Star-Spangled Banner

Metallica frontman/guitarist James Hetfield and guitarist Kirk Hammett played “The Star-Spangled Banner” at the Giants/Dodgers game a few days ago, in a segment that in some ways felt like it could have been the intro to a Metallica album of …

High School Runner Points At God, Gets Team Disqualified
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A high school track team from Columbus, Texas was disqualified when a runner pointed to the sky after crossing the finish line. The issue is being discussed as possible religious discrimination, though the reason given for disqualification was not based …

Tim Tebow: Dolphins Aren’t Interested
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Quarterback Tim Tebow gained notoriety for his skills on the field with the Denver Broncos, as well as for his outspoken Christian beliefs. Now, an injury and decreased playing time with the New York Jets has led to him being …

MLV TV Worker Dies of Heart Attack in Atlanta
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The Washington Nationals, who are finishing a four-game series with the Atlanta Braves today, are reporting that MLB TV cameraman Reuben Porras has died. The 61-year-old Porras suffered a heart attack at Turner Field in Atlanta on Wednesday while setting …

Tulsa’s Football Field Turf Cool Play Installation In Timelapse

There are two college football stadiums so far taking advantage of FieldTurf Cool Play, “the world’s first high performance field cooling solution”. Tulsa is one of them (the other one is Maryland). Check out this timelapse video of the installation: …

Suspended 50 Games: Minor Leaguer Tests Positive For Steroids
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With an entire decade of Major League Baseball scandals, Olympic athletes losing medals, and Lance Armstrong having his life’s work erased, Americans couldn’t be blamed for assuming that up-and-coming athletes have learned from the mistakes of others. Unfortunately, they would …

The Tim Tebow Situation (Taiwanese Animation Style)

Taiwanese animation firm Next Media Animation has a special style when it comes to covering events in popular culture. We’ve seen provocative takes on the Presidential Election, the Super Bowl halftime show, and the firing of Groupon CEO Andrew Mason, …

MLB Expands Its Video Offerings on YouTube MLB Expands Its Video Offerings on YouTube

MLB.com’s YouTube channel is just got a lot better. Today, MLB Advance Media announced that they’re expanding the licensed content offerings on the channel. You can expect more highlight clips from every MLB game – available two days after the …