Posts tagged sports

Kevin Smith talks about selling the game of hockey, and why he thinks it’s the greatest sport.

Ralph Nader’s latest crusade: taking on labor protections and concussions in pro sports, starting with the most preventable form: fighting in pro hockey

Must have been a long night for this sports fan, taking their own anti-St. Louis walk-of-shame. As spotted on the Metrolink last night…

As a hockey and baseball guy, @jessespector will understand the pain this guy is going through tonight. pic.twitter.com/d8COTwvp0j
— Jeff Quirin (@HockeybuzzBlues) October 10, 2013

Must have been a long night for this sports fan, taking their own anti-St. Louis walk-of-shame. As spotted on the Metrolink last night…

The coolest St. Louis Cardinals fan in Pittsburgh?

GIF visualizing ESPN’s SportsCenter TV show by time dedicated to each sport, illustrating seasonal patterns in news coverage
via ilovecharts:

What I Learned From A Year Of Watching SportsCenter

GIF visualizing ESPN’s SportsCenter TV show by time dedicated to each sport, illustrating seasonal patterns in news coverage

via ilovecharts:

What I Learned From A Year Of Watching SportsCenter

How fast is “fast”? Find out is the infographic using stats from the Runkeeper app

How fast is “fast”? Find out is the infographic using stats from the Runkeeper app

Can someone please tell me what was wrong with the Georgia Dome, where the Atlanta Falcons currently play?  There is a growing body of research to show that stadium construction does little to boost the local economy, and at great expense to the tax payers…
via sbnation:

The Falcons’ insane new stadium — aka The Stankonia Dome — is actually happening.

Can someone please tell me what was wrong with the Georgia Dome, where the Atlanta Falcons currently play?  There is a growing body of research to show that stadium construction does little to boost the local economy, and at great expense to the tax payers…

via sbnation:

The Falcons’ insane new stadium — aka The Stankonia Dome — is actually happening.

"Miami Heat Win the NBA Championship", an NPR sports parody (by OfficialComedy)

How Chicago Blackhawks fans reacted to watching their team win the Stanley Cup!
For comparison’s sake, here’s how most Boston Bruins fans likely reacted once it settled in:

How Chicago Blackhawks fans reacted to watching their team win the Stanley Cup!

For comparison’s sake, here’s how most Boston Bruins fans likely reacted once it settled in:image

While lots of people are excited that the first gay male pro athlete is officially out, women in pro sports were way ahead of the men, as shown in this timeline.

While lots of people are excited that the first gay male pro athlete is officially out, women in pro sports were way ahead of the men, as shown in this timeline.