Raiderettes to become first NFL cheerleaders to be paid minimum wage

7/2/14 in NFL   |   JoeKukura   |   492 respect

The great NFL cheerleading legal wars of 2014 have scored their first quiet victory. The Oakland Raiders cheerleaders, whom anyone with silver make...

Claude Giroux grabs buttocks, is arrested

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It's common in sports to see players congratulate each other with a slap to the ass.  Football, hockey, baseball, soccer - in every sport ...

Yasiel Puig doesn't need any tips on pimping homers, but in MLB 14 The Show, an ump helps him out anyway

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Yasiel Puig is infamous for his post-HR bat flips, and over-the-top celebrations whenever he hits a bomb. If anyone in the league knows how to p...

Did Warren Sapp stiff his waitress while watching the USA-Belgium game?

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According to ESPN's Darren Rovell, a restaurant server says that Warren Sapp came into their establishment to watch the USA-Belgium World Cup g...

Nick Kyrgios has shocked the world, beating #1 Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon

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There have been a few surprises at Wimbledon this year, but none quite as shocking as the world's top player losing to a 144th-ranked unknown i...

David Ortiz has an idea for the Cubs

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The Cubs' World Series drought is well documented. They haven't won a championship since 1908, and they've been the poster boys for med...

Now Johnny Manziel has gone too far: Tweets selfie with Justin Bieber

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Cleveland Browns fans can live Johnny Manziel spraying champagne at a Las Vegas nightclub. They can also live with Johnny Football pounding booze w...

It was a nice run, but the US is going home after a tough loss to Belgium

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After an extremely tough game against Belgium in which US goalie Tim Howard pulled a rabbit out of his hat time after time, the United States just ...

Calgary Flames acquire Jonas Hiller

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The World Cup seems to be overshadowing other sports to some extent, but as I am not a soccer fan, I'm finding it far more exciting to follow t...

Chilean striker Mauricio Pinillia has a permanent reminder of his missed shot against Brazil

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Chile came EXTREMELY close to advancing to the World Cup quarterfinals. They ended up losing to Brazil on penalty kicks after battling to a 1-1 dra...

Game On! World Cup open thread and more [Live Sports Thread]

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Greetings, sports fans! The United States will be taking on Belgium today in the round of 16. How do you think they'll do? Argentina/Switzerlan...

It's official: Jason Kidd will coach the Milwaukee Bucks

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The Milwaukee Bucks have gotten their man. Jason Kidd will be their head coach next year, after they agreed to send two second round picks to the N...

CFL Season openers are in the books

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While football fans have two more months to wait for the NFL season to start, those of us in Canada got to watch football all weekend.   Ac...

Report: LeBron James will demand max money on his next contract

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As NBA free agency 2014 kicks in, some news out of the LeBron James camp promises to affect nearly every free agent move this offseason. According ...

True summer lineup today in sports [Live Sports Thread]

6/30/14 in MLB   |   Jess   |   35115 respect

Greetings, sports fans! We have a true blue summer day in sports today, with only MLB, Soccer, and Tennis in the lineup. Baseball is simply everyda...