Kyle Lowry Gave Some New Shoes To That Fan Who Got His Ganked

You might remember the time the most cold-blooded and badass Bulls fan in history mercilessly snatched away two of Kyle Lowry's shoes from an eager Raptors fan named Alan Vale. Now you don't have to feel a tinge of guilt while laughing at that GIF, because Lowry and the Raptors tracked Vale down and gave him some… » 1/15/14 3:33pm 1/15/14 3:33pm

Missing Homeless San Francisco Giants Fan Found In LA

Known simply as Billy (with a last name believed to be Chamberlain), he had endeared himself to a number of people affiliated with the Giants—players, coaches, security, writers—by pleasantly hanging around the parking lot for years. And then Billy was gone, his absence noteworthy enough to make the papers and even… » 9/21/11 11:30am 9/21/11 11:30am

And This Is Why We Need Grantland

If you haven't yet read Charlie Pierce's Grantland essay about his time at The National, you should, and not just because it's Pierce hanging out in Bill Simmons's house, and not just because it's the best appreciation of the much-appreciated National you'll find. You should read it because it's essentially the… » 6/10/11 5:00pm 6/10/11 5:00pm

How These Two White Guys Wound Up In This Kendrick Perkins Family Photo

Like most white guys from suburban Boston, half-brothers Brian Johnson and Justin Tsouros had never hung out with an NBA player. So when they arrived at the condo in Waltham, Mass., one evening in the fall of 2007, they didn't quite know what to expect. The place was dark. The blinds were drawn. But they knocked,… » 4/20/11 1:45pm 4/20/11 1:45pm

See? Not All Footballers Are Cheating, Diving BLAH, BLAH, BLAHs

This bloody lovely bit of sportsmanship happened last Saturday when Havant & Waterlooville were playing Boreham Wood in the Blue Square South. » 1/28/11 11:45am 1/28/11 11:45am

"Golden Radio Voice" Guy Has A Job Offer From The Cavs

Columbus, Ohio, homeless man Ted Williams, which is American for "Susan Boyle," apparently has been offered a home and a job doing voiceover work for the Cavs. Dreams do come true, America, just so long as they go viral first. [Business Insider] » 1/05/11 10:45am 1/05/11 10:45am

Area Man Has One Night Stand With Hockey Team From Phoenix In Town On…

Former collegiate goaltender Tom Fenton (2008-2009 record: 1-12-1, 3.60 GAA) was plucked from a barber's chair yesterday and whisked to Madison Square Garden to play emergency backup for the Coyotes. "Kinda thought my friends were pulling a prank," he said. » 12/17/10 2:25pm 12/17/10 2:25pm