The Toronto Raptors used to be a very bad basketball team. Now they’re a quite good basketball team. So good, in fact, they made the playoffs and will play the Brooklyn Nets in the first round. And playoff fever has struck everyone in the entire town, especially GM Masai Ujiri. He was turned all the […]


Mario Balotelli has been under a lot of criticism in Italy this season. As the talisman of a faltering AC Milan side, he has been blamed for many of the Rossoneri’s poor results and there have even been rumours the temperamental forward could be on the move this summer. But Balo appears to be putting his […]


Whether he is due criticism from fans or not, Eric Bledsoe of the Phoenix Suns doesn’t take too kindly to being trolled on Twitter. And the 24-year-old point guard ran a masterclass in how to deal with your social media critics yesterday as he shot down one brave fan. By Stuart Hynd – @supers0nic_ Bledsoe is averaging […]


Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard broke down in tears as Brendan Rodgers‘ side defeated Manchester City 3-2 at Anfield on Sunday. The result came just two days before the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster, which claimed the lives of 96 Liverpool fans. It was an understandably emotional day for Gerrard, and while it reminded us […]


Flopping has taken over the NBA, with the biggest stars finding it easier to fall to the ground and draw a foul than stay on their feet. And with Luis Scola of the Houston Rockets, Manu Ginobili of the San Antonio Spurs and Anderson Varejao of the Cleveland Cavaliers all recurring offenders, its no surprise young kids […]


Rajon Rondo decided to take a little tumble on Wednesday night in Atlanta, and he’ll now be fined by the NBA for it. You can actually see Rondo start falling backward as Atlanta point guard Jeff Teague races toward him. When Teague dodges Rondo, the Boston’s point guard continues to fall anyway. Well, at least […]


UMass guard Derrick Gordon has today announced that he is gay, making him the first openly homosexual player in Division I of NCAA basketball. The college sophomore made the announcement to his team-mates last week and went public in an interview with ESPN’s Kate Fagan. He cites Jason Collins, New Jersey Jets center and only […]


We often find ourselves feeling slightly jealous of Floyd Mayweather. He’s one of the most successful sportsmen in the world, has an estimated fortune of $34 million and regularly punches people we don’t like in the face. And we now have another reason to envy the multi-millionaire boxer, with Mayweather winning $75,000 on college basketball at the weekend […]


LA Lakers made a hilarious mix-up this week when they confused an unknown bearded man and his baby with Hollywood star Zach Galifianakis in their official magazine. Their ‘Faces In The Crowd’ section is used to highlight famous people who have taken in a recent Lakers game. But while they got Samuel L. Jackson, Ashton […]


Joakim Noah is on some serious form for the Chicago Bulls at the Washington Wizards. The center has 14 points as the Bulls lead 76-61 going into the fourth quarter but started it all off with this. And then he put the guns in the holster… We hope you’re the NBA‘s most entertaining player at […]