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Facebook Picks a NCAA Tourney Winner Based on Team Buzz Facebook Picks a NCAA Tourney Winner Based on Team Buzz
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There’s no telling who’s going to be left standing in a couple weeks when the NCAA tournament comes to a close. This season has been a showcase of true parity, with a bunch of good teams but no standout dominating …

Awesome Karate Knockout Scores One for the Little Guy

Dude’s got skills. And it’s always nice to see the little guy prevail – especially with a twisting, spinning, flying face-kick. I’m not sure you try this move in a real fight, but this is a Karate match. And there, …

Google Updates Sports Search Results with More Detailed Info Google Updates Sports Search Results with More Detailed Info

It looks like that full NCAA Bracket isn’t the only sports-related information that Google is adding to search results. They have just announced an update that will display interactive info cards for various sports-related queries. This includes schedules, stats, and …

Watch President Obama Fill Out His NCAA Bracket

President Obama, self-proclaimed avid college basketball fan, has just made his predictions for how March Madness will play out. ESPN calls it “Barack-etology. Cute. This year, the President selects Louisville, Ohio St., Florida, and Indiana to advance to the Final …

‘NCAA Bracket’ Google Search Returns Bracket On Results Page ‘NCAA Bracket’ Google Search Returns Bracket On Results Page

Google has a new March Madness feature for basketball fans. When you search “NCAA Bracket” in Google, the search engine will return a bracket on the actual page, so you can see where all the teams are at in the …

A Simple Demonstration on Why You’ll Never Pick the Perfect NCAA Bracket

With the NCAA Tournament fast approaching, people are beginning to fill out their brackets with the hopes of stunning their office buddies with the perfect pick of all 63 games. Too bad it’s simply not going to happen for you. …

Gonzaga Is LinkedIn’s Pick to Win the Tourney Based on ‘Dedication Score’ Gonzaga Is LinkedIn’s Pick to Win the Tourney Based on ‘Dedication Score’
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LinkedIn thinks that they know who will will this year’s NCAA Tournament, and they don’t even need to consider basketball. Well, they need to consider the word “basketball,” but that’s about it. In alternative method to fill out a bracket …

Marathon Runner Dies After Barcelona Race
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A runner died of a heart attack at the age of 47 in Barcelona on Sunday after competing in the big marathon. The Associated Press (via ESPN) is reporting that the man died shortly after arriving at the hospital, after …

The Cast of Mad Men Talk College Basketball in ‘March Mad Men’

All it takes is a little bit of editing and the cast of Mad Men come alive to discuss… March Madness of course! Check on Don, Betty, Pete, Peggy, Roger, and Bert discuss their pool, brackets, and all the upsets. …

Jack Curran Dies; Basketball Coach Was 82
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Jack Curran, the winningest high school sports coach in the U.S., has died. Curran reportedly died in his sleep at his home in Rye, N.Y. on Thursday. He was 82 years old. Curran coached both baseball and basketball at Archbishop …

Chipper Jones Yankees Rumors Shot Down

Earlier this week, the New York Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman stated that Larry “Chipper” Jones would be “perfect” for the Yankees. Now, Chipper Jones himself has shot the rumors down, much to the delight of Atlanta Braves fans. The …

Insane Buzzer Beater Nets State Title for New York High School

On Sunday, New Rochelle high school beat Mount Vernon in the New York Section 1 Class AA championship. But that’s only half the story. What makes it extra special is the incredible way that it all went down. Good lord, …

Miami Heat Do the Harlem Shake, and It’s an Extended Cut
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Yeah, I know. I KNOW, OK? But it’s the Heat and it’s a pretty good one… Ah hell, you can send me hate email. Fine. [MiamiHeat]

Mike Krzyzewski Done With Team USA, Twitter Reacts

It appears that after seven years of coaching the Team USA basketball team, Duke Coach Mike Krzyzewski (otherwise known as Coach K) will not be coaching it any longer. Krzyzewski said on ESPN’s Mike & Mike in the Morning, “I’ve …

Meet Eddie, the Slam-Dunking Sea Otter

Eddie the geriatric sea otter, other than being really cute, also likes to play a bit of basketball. The Oregon Zoo had to find some way to get Eddie to work those arthritic elbows, and they thought what better way …

You’ll Never Hit a Ping Pong Shot This Awesome

Quentin Robinot is better at table tennis than you are, and here’s the proof. I love that all his opponent can do is clap. Oftentimes, that’s all you can do. [H4ks3IR via Clip Nation]

Nine Balls, One Hole Is Totally Just a Cool Golf Video, I Promise

Trust me, this is SFW. “Every month the PGA Golf Management program at Campbell University has a competition between the different classes. The January competition was to see how many people could line up and make a putt at the …

Google Gives Us A Street View Tour Of Lucas Oil Stadium Google Gives Us A Street View Tour Of Lucas Oil Stadium
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Google has posted an interactive photo tour of Lucas Oil Stadium, home of the Indianapolis Colts. The company says this is the first imagery of of inside an NFL stadium in Google Maps, leading us to believe there will be …

NBA: Sleeved Uniforms Announced For the Warriors

Adidas and the Golden State Warriors this week unveiled a new uniform with “modern” short sleeves. The uniform is also the team’s lightest uniform ever – 26% lighter than current Warriors uniforms. “Players on every court like to have a …

Olympics Drops Wrestling From Its Core Sports Lineup
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The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced its 25 “core sports” for the 2020 Summer Olympic Games. Notably absent from the list was wrestling – a sport that has been part of the olympic games since the very first olympics …

Tony Romo Plays Golf, Twitter Makes Fun Of His Football Skills
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Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo has been golfing over the weekend at Pebble Beach, and reportedly (along with his partner) lost a lead during the final day of the Pro-Am. Some NFL fans see a familiar pattern. “So apparently, Thursday, …