The Nassau Coliseum Was Not A Dump: What The Isles Are Leaving Behind

In October 2012, a month into the NHL lockout, with the schedule already beginning to crumble, the New York Islanders made a big announcement: Upon expiration of their lease in 2015, the Isles would be leaving the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, their publicly owned home of 40 years, for Brooklyn's Barclays Center.… » 5/10/13 3:35pm 5/10/13 3:35pm

Megan Fox Tries On Ian Laperriere's Teeth In This Is 40

If you're a hockey fan looking to escape the pain of the lockout at the movies this holiday season, be sure to skip the certifiably mediocre This Is 40. Four then-Philadelphia Flyers make a cameo in the above scene. From left to right: Scott Hartnell, James van Riemsdyk (now of the Toronto Maple Leafs), Ian Laperriere… » 12/20/12 1:30pm 12/20/12 1:30pm

Why Did The Globe And Mail Take Down Its Story About How Kyle Turris…

After supposedly "returning" from the Finnish SM-Liiga, Kyle Turris complained about his lockout home to The Globe and Mail, in just the latest of a few such stories to come out recently. The Globe and Mail piece covered the usual stuff: the food sucked, the travel sucked, "they spoke a different language." » 12/18/12 6:50pm 12/18/12 6:50pm

Four 4chan Users Won A Contest To Meet Arian Foster

The above image shows five 4chan users, the one in the middle being a running back for the Houston Texans. Apparently the four guys in the zany animal t-shirts are posters from 4chan's /sp/ board, who, with the immense voting power of the 4chan behind them, won an internet contest to meet Arian Foster. And they used… » 12/18/12 1:33pm 12/18/12 1:33pm

Ilya Bryzgalov Can't Take Your Calls Right Now; He's About To Launch…

The Russian men's national hockey team recently removed Flyers' goalie and philosopher Ilya Bryzgalov from their roster before the start of the Channel One Cup, an annual tournament for Europeans playing in European leagues. During the NHL lockout, Bryzgalov has been playing for CSKA Moscow of the KHL. And he hasn't… » 12/11/12 2:10pm 12/11/12 2:10pm

Listen To A Possibly Shitfaced Bernie Kosar Ramble On A Cleveland…

Former NFL quarterback Bernie Kosar appeared on 850 WKNR, Cleveland's ESPN affiliate, this week for his regular spot on "The Hooligans" show. The segment had to be cut short, unfortunately, because Kosar sounded like he was completely wasted. Initially the two hosts laughed, thinking Kosar was playing around. Quickly,… » 12/06/12 1:50pm 12/06/12 1:50pm

Andre Johnson Spent $19,521.14 At Toys "R" Us For Kids In Child…

Here's one to get you in the spirit of the season. Renowned nice guy Andre Johnson went down to Toys "R" Us and bought toys for foster kids in Texas' Child Protective Services. We haven't verified whether $19,521.14, the amount cited by a random Instragram commenter, is exact, but with a receipt that long, does it… » 12/04/12 5:00pm 12/04/12 5:00pm

Russian Youth Hockey Game Features Non-Stop Brawling, About 30 People…

Russian players don't have the best reputation as fighters in the NHL, but the next generation of Russian hockey stars seems set on changing that. As you can see, this game got away from the referees a bit, with most of each team ending up in the penalty box at once:
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Interviewer Solicits Questions For Danica Patrick On Facebook; It Goes …

Before interviewing Danica Patrick yesterday, SBNation's Amy K. Nelson asked her Facebook fans to help her come up with questions for the famous driver. She got over 80 submissions, and right off the bat, they were about as awful as you'd probably expect. Toward the end, Nelson jumped in to express her disgust, but… » 11/27/12 2:05pm 11/27/12 2:05pm

Official Monday Night Football Twitter Account Accidentally Links To…

Apparently, ESPN's Monday Night Football broadcast runs some Twitter contest that amounts to "What player is Jon Gruden thinking of right now?" Last night, Gruden was thinking of San Francisco's NaVorro Bowman, which user @DanShedd correctly guessed. The MNF crew congratulated Dan on Twitter, told him what he won,… » 11/20/12 2:00pm 11/20/12 2:00pm