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America's Lamoureux Twins Take Down The Canadian Hockey Dynasty America's Lamoureux Twins Take Down The Canadian Hockey Dynasty

In the third straight edition of USA vs. Canada in the women’s Olympic hockey gold medal game, the Americans flipped the script. Team USA rode a Jocelyne Lamoureux winner in a six-frame shootout to break a dramatic 80-minute 2-2 deadlock and earn a gold medal for the first time since 1998. Shootouts suck, but the…

St. Joe's Must Be Sick Of Getting Owned By Cool Buzzer-Beaters St. Joe's Must Be Sick Of Getting Owned By Cool Buzzer-Beaters

A mad scramble and a stunning three gave St. Joe’s and George Mason a case of deja vu in their second meeting of the season tonight. Ian Boyd hit a game-winning, buzzer-beating three that put his GMU Patriots over the Hawks.

Michigan's Jordan Poole Is A Badass Freshman Dunk Hound Michigan's Jordan Poole Is A Badass Freshman Dunk Hound

Michigan Wolverine freshman Jordan Poole has been one of the very pleasant surprises of this Big Ten season, but normally, he does his job with buckets from outside the three-point arc. Against Penn State tonight, however, Poole showed off some tremendous above the rim ability, stuffing home an and-one while…

Fired Mavericks Employee: I Signed A Contract That Said I Would Stay Away From Female Co-Workers Fired Mavericks Employee: I Signed A Contract That Said I Would Stay Away From Female Co-Workers

Sports Illustrated dropped a lengthy story Tuesday night that outlines a culture of sexual harassment, abuse, and misconduct in the Dallas Mavericks organization. One of the employees implicated is Mavs.com beat writer Earl Sneed, who worked full time for the team from the 2010-11 season until Tuesday. Here’s what the…

Czech Republic's Shootout Win Sends The U.S. Men Home

A shootout win by the Czech Republic broke a 2-2 tie in the men’s hockey quarterfinals and knocked Team USA out of the Olympics. Goaltender Pavel Francouz was the hero, stopping all five U.S. attempts, while Petr Koukal got the lone shootout goal against American goalie Ryan Zapolski.

Report: Mavericks Former President And CEO Was A Serial Sexual Harasser Report: Mavericks Former President And CEO Was A Serial Sexual Harasser

Sports Illustrated dropped a lengthy dive tonight into what it called the Dallas Mavericks’ “corporate culture rife with misogyny and predatory sexual behavior.” The report went into detail on the various ways male Mavericks employees behaved inappropriately toward female co-workers, and why female employees felt…

Mavericks Release Very Weird Statement About Some Sort Of Employee Misconduct Mavericks Release Very Weird Statement About Some Sort Of Employee Misconduct

The Dallas Mavericks have released an official team statement that appears to preempt an upcoming Sports Illustrated article detailing at least one case of alleged workplace misconduct against women by a former team employee. The statement is vague about who the employee is and what exactly this person is accused of…

Red Wings Trade Former Franchise Goalie For Melted Ice Red Wings Trade Former Franchise Goalie For Melted Ice

It’s not that the Red Wings’ trade of goalie Petr Mrazek to Philadelphia was any massive surprise, or even that the Flyers screwed Detroit with an unfair deal. But when you look at what the Red Wings got in return for a guy who was once thought the be the team’s future cornerstone, it’s pretty depressing.

Panthers Reinstate Marty Hurney After Domestic Violence Investigation Panthers Reinstate Marty Hurney After Domestic Violence Investigation

The Carolina Panthers have reinstated interim GM Marty Hurney after the NFL found no evidence of a violation of the league’s personal conduct policy, according to the team.

Nathan Chen Has Four Very Long Years Ahead Of Him Nathan Chen Has Four Very Long Years Ahead Of Him

American figure skater Nathan Chen came into Pyeongchang with the promise of a possible coronation. He’ll leave, instead, with a whole lot of work left to do. The 18-year-old winner of back-to-back U.S. national titles, who was many people’s pick to win gold at the men’s individual competition in his first Olympics,…

What The Hell Is Sweden Doing With Its Phenom? What The Hell Is Sweden Doing With Its Phenom?

The Swedish men’s hockey team just barely squeaked by Germany this morning, riding an early goal from Victor Stahlberg to win 1-0 despite getting outshot 28-26. Two games into the Olympics, that win plus a 4-0 defeat of Norway in their opening game suggest that things are going smoothly. They aren’t.

Mikaela Shiffrin Failed To Medal In Her Best Event Mikaela Shiffrin Failed To Medal In Her Best Event

Fresh off a a gold-medal win less than 24 hours prior in the giant slalom, Team USA’s Mikaela Shiffrin seemed poised to build momentum with another gold in her best event: the (regular) slalom. However, Shiffrin couldn’t even get to the podium, finishing fourth with a total time across two runs of 1:39.03 while Frida…

Report: Two Baylor Football Players Are Connected To Sexual Assault Investigation Report: Two Baylor Football Players Are Connected To Sexual Assault Investigation

Two redshirt Baylor football team freshmen are under investigation in connection with a sexual assault report involving members of the university’s equestrian team, according to KWTX in Texas.

Adam Rippon Isn't Quite The Best, But He Is The Most Fun Adam Rippon Isn't Quite The Best, But He Is The Most Fun

Figure skater Adam Rippon, the undisputed breakout American star of these Olympic games, finally got to show off his long-awaited short-form performance today in Pyeongchang. It’s modern, it’s fun, it’s soundtracked by, in Rippon’s own words, “a trashy club mix,” and it does not disappoint. Here’s a version of it from…

Anthony Rizzo At Vigil For Parkland Mass Shooting: "Something Has To Change" Anthony Rizzo At Vigil For Parkland Mass Shooting: "Something Has To Change"

The day after a former student with an AR-15 killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo returned to his alma mater and gave an emotional speech at a candlelight vigil.

The Youngest American Olympian, Vincent Zhou, Nailed The Games' First-Ever Quad Lutz The Youngest American Olympian, Vincent Zhou, Nailed The Games' First-Ever Quad Lutz

Seventeen-year-old Vincent Zhou, the youngest American competing in any event at these Winter Olympics, pulled off a move tonight that no one at the Games had ever landed cleanly before: the quad lutz. It’s the most difficult move currently recognized as achievable, and it requires four rotations after a jump from the…

The U.S. Women Were This Close To Taking Canada To Overtime The U.S. Women Were This Close To Taking Canada To Overtime

The U.S. women’s hockey team were so close to pulling off what would have been a very fun comeback. They controlled the majority of their final group-stage battle against Canada—which didn’t really matter but served as a preview of the expected gold-medal game—but the Americans still found themselves down 2-0 after a…

The Knierims Heard About The Florida School Shooting Moments Before Taking The Ice The Knierims Heard About The Florida School Shooting Moments Before Taking The Ice

At least 17 people were killed today by a man with an AR-15 at a Florida high school, with a still-unconfirmed number of people injured. It is the 18th school shooting of 2018.

Isaiah Thomas And Rajon Rondo Ejected After Feisty Dance Routine Isaiah Thomas And Rajon Rondo Ejected After Feisty Dance Routine

This is far from one of the most interesting beefs of the NBA season, but you might remember that last month, former Celtics champion Rajon Rondo had a pretty sick burn on former Celtics non-champion Isaiah Thomas.

Kyrie Irving Has No Concern For Earthly Matters Like TV Families Kyrie Irving Has No Concern For Earthly Matters Like TV Families

The Celtics ran one of those cute commericial-break videos at their game tonight where players answer innocuous questions about their pop culture faves. Naturally, it served as another opportunity for Kyrie Irving to show off that he is way cooler than everyone else.

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