Taiwanese animation explains the SEC Bag Man

Last week at SBNation, Steven Godfrey wrote an excellent piece about the SEC Bag Man and how they funnel money to recruits and players. The article was the topic of the latest Taiwanese animation video of American news, and the results were pretty spectacular. Why do all of the bag men featured look like Jabba the Hutt?!


Cameraman bites the dust tracking home run trot

Fox Sports 1 is televising Angels-Tigers this afternoon.  After a home run by J.B. Shuck of the Angels, FS1 went to a very typical shot of a cameraman tracking him around 3rd base.  Lest you think this is as easy as it sounds, here’s your reminder that carrying a giant camera while trying to run […]


WWE is blacklisting Nancy Grace

Any current and former WWE wrestlers (er, superstars) are persona non grata on Nancy Grace’s HLN show after the wrestling world fell into an uproar over Grace’s segment last week about the death of the Ultimate Warrior. Warrior passed away last Tuesday, hours after making an appearance on Raw following his Saturday induction into the […]


Stephen A. Smith yells about hockey on SportsCenter… again

I get that this is supposed to be facetious and funny, but there’s a little truth in every bit of sarcasm.  At the beginning of SportsCenter Saturday morning, Sara Walsh and Bram Weinstein were teasing highlights from baseball and (GASP!) the NHL Playoffs. Stephen A. Smith then appeared on screen yelling about the NBA… because […]


The Toronto Sun trolls the Brooklyn Nets

Game one of the Easten Conference Quarterfinals between the Brooklyn Nets and Toronto Raptors is set to take place today. But before the game on Saturday morning, the Toronto Sun trolled the Nets in the most perfect of ways. You see the Nets have a lot of old players, and a Raptor is a type […]

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Craig Sager’s statement on leukemia treatment

This week Craig Sager’s son revealed on Twitter that his father was to undergo treatment for leukemia just as the NBA Playoffs were set to begin.  Turner Sports has yet to have an official statement on the matter, but they have released a statement from Sager himself. It’s a short statement, but it possesses his […]


Jay Onrait proves that there is a kid named Fox Sports One!

The best part of Fox Sports Live and Fox Sports One are the entertaining Canadian anchor duo of Jay Onrait and Dan O’Toole.  So when an ESPN executive bashed FS1 during Disney Investor Day at Bristol, you knew the boys of fun would have the last laugh. Referencing all the morons who have cursed their […]


MLB Network is crushing ratings records this April

No one told MLB Network that baseball is scuffling on a national scale. During the first two weeks of the 2014 MLB season, MLB Network set records for total day viewership. From March 31-April 6, MLB Network’s total day viewers averaged 130,000, the highest mark in network history. That high watermark lasted for all of […]


Viewing Picks for April 19, 2014

ALL TIMES EASTERN Arena Football Los Angeles Kiss at Iowa Barnstormers — CBS Sports Network, 8 p.m. Australian Rules Football Sydney Swans vs. Fremantle Dockers — Fox Soccer Plus, 2:30 a.m. Essendon Bombers vs. St. Kilda Saints — Fox Sports 2, 5:30 a.m. Boxing Showtime Championship Boxing, Washington, DC Light Heavyweight Championship Unification Bout Bernard […]


Your NBA Playoffs Announcing Schedule for 4/19 – 4/24

Saturday, April 19 G1: Brooklyn Nets at Toronto Raptors (ESPN 12:30 p.m.) Dave Pasch, Jon Barry & Chris Broussard G1: Golden State Warriors at Los Angeles Clippers (ABC 3:30 p.m.) Mike Breen, Jeff Van Gundy & Lisa Salters G1: Atlanta Hawks at Indiana Pacers (ESPN 7 p.m.) Mark Jones, Doris Burke & Israel Gutierrez G1: Memphis Grizzlies […]


Hawk Harrelson is BLEEPIN EXCITED for this double play

Chicago White Sox announcer Hawk Harrelson has been given a new lease on life so far this season, what with his team actually finding ways to win games and not being crushed by one walkoff defeat after another. Last night during the 8th inning, the White Sox turned an important double play to quash a […]

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The Green Bay Packers oddly went after Aldon Smith this week

The ongoing situation with Aldon Smith is sad. Over the last two plus years, he’s been arrested for DUI twice, been stabbed at his house, entered rehab, and most recently, been arrested after an incident with the TSA at LAX. There’s really no need for any more dirt to be piled onto him, yet that’s […]


Athletes and celebs are strangely excited to see A Haunted House 2

Marlon Wayans’ comedy horror film A Haunted House 2 comes out in theaters today.  I know you all can hardly contain your excitement. But a weird thing happened today.  Two of sports’ biggest stars – Redskins QB Robert Griffin III and Angels OF Mike Trout both tweeted to their oodles of followers to go see […]