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Filed Under:Sports
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Archived Since:March 6, 2008

Blog Post Archive

Orioles Augment Drills With Fake Crowd Noise; Neighbors Call The Cops

yesterdaySports : Deadspin

Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter came up with a fun new spring training drill by forcing his players to field pop-ups while piping loud-ass fake crowd noise through the stadium's PA system. Unfortunately, some sensitive baby called the cops on them: Read more...

Oh My God Oh My God I Think Russell Westbrook Could Beat Up My Dad

yesterdaySports : Deadspin

Last night, while we were all arguing about a black-and-blue dress, Russell Westbrook and a gaggle of tall men who were not Kevin Durant were a half-hour down the road from where the llamas were dodging the cops, playing the Phoenix Suns. Show More Summary

Remember When Shitting Birds Got A Kings Of Leon Concert Canceled? 

yesterdaySports : Deadspin

Let's take a little stroll down memory lane, back to the halcyon summer days of 2010, when Kings of Leon cancelled a show in St. Louis after just five songs because a bird shit in the bassist's mouth. Yes, Jared Followill (seen above, in much happier times) got Hot Carled by a pigeon. Read more...

After not playing in 2014 and not catching on anywhere this spring, Juan Pierre officially announced

yesterdaySports : Deadspin

After not playing in 2014 and not catching on anywhere this spring, Juan Pierre officially announced his retirement. He played 14 seasons, and I guarantee everyone will find something to be surprised by in his stats. Read more...

This Kevin Garnett/Stephon Marbury Ad For ESPN The Mag Was Good

yesterdaySports : Deadspin

On the occasion of, I don't know, Kevin Garnett returning to Minnesota (okay, not really, it's because reader Chris emailed us to remind us of its existence), watch this 1998 commercial for the launch of ESPN The Magazine, featuring KG and then-Wolves teammate Stephon Marbury. Read more...

"Sports Analytics" Is Bullshit Now

yesterdaySports : Deadspin

The 9th annual MIT Sloan Sports Analytics conference takes place this weekend, and you've likely noticed all the coinciding and ongoing coverage of the analytical side of sports. Some of these stories are illuminating explanations of...Show More Summary

Action Bronson Does The Splits, Dunks On Godzilla

yesterdaySports : Deadspin

You know what? Action Bronson's new video for "Actin' Crazy," a song off his upcoming major-label debut, Mr. Wonderful,is... wonderful. Sue me! Who doesn't want to play a game of one-on-one with Godzilla and power-dunk a basketball in...Show More Summary

Pittsburgh Pirates Want You To Know That They Do Not Support ISIS

yesterdaySports : Deadspin

Sky News published a photo today of Mohammed Emwazi, the London man believed to be the ISIS executioner known as "Jihadi John," in an old college photo wearing a Pittsburgh Pirates baseball cap. Thankfully, the team made a statement saying that they do not support Emwazi. Phew. Read more...

?Kendrick Perkins Had A Very Kendrick Perkins Game

yesterdaySports : Deadspin

LeBron James was amazing, but I would like to draw your attention to another remarkable performance from last night's game between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors: That of Kendrick Perkins, a rusty tugboat that washed up onto a basketball court during a hurricane. Read more...

Will Smith Is A Blank Slate Now, And Focus Doesn't Help

yesterdaySports : Deadspin

Most movie stars charm us by creating the illusion that we know them. Tom Cruise's appeal comes in large part from our identification with his intense, full-throttle performances; the Rock, his eyebrow always arched in a self-mocking...Show More Summary

Pascal Dupuis, on getting the shocking news that he had a blood clot in his lung.

yesterdaySports : Deadspin

Pascal Dupuis, on getting the shocking news that he had a blood clot in his lung. And then, 11 months later, a second one. Read more...

NASCAR Driver Without A Ride After Stock Car Stolen From Parking Lot

yesterdaySports : Deadspin

Travis Kvapil was supposed to be driving the #44 at Atlanta Motor Speedway this weekend. Instead, he's withdrawn from the race after thieves made off with his Sprint Cup car. Watch Kvapil's interview on Fox Sports 1 today above, and read Jalopnik's full story below. Read more...

Bulls GM Says Derrick Rose Will Be Back In Time For The Playoffs

yesterdaySports : Deadspin

Bulls general manager Gar Forman held a press conference today to debrief everyone on Derrick Rose's latest knee surgery, and from the sound of things, Rose may not be effectively dead (again) after all. Read more...

How Did A Texas A&M Recruit's Dad End Up With A Trademarked Hashtag?

yesterdaySports : Deadspin

Texas A&M is known for promoting both football and its brand to the point of absurdity, and so it was more than fitting that they won the competition to land Daylon Mack, a coveted recruit from the Class of 2015. Mack, you see, managed...Show More Summary

How To Tell If You're Being A Crank On The Internet, And How To Stop

yesterdaySports : Deadspin

Man, you sure are het up! Agitated. Can you believe these goddamn coddled athletes/P.C. Police/Now Finaglin' Cheatriots/Twitter-celebrated pop stars of possibly dubious talent/people talking about the colors on a dress when we haven't even solved all The Problems yet ? I mean, cheese and rice! Where do they get off! Your e-guns are blazin'. Show More Summary

Kyle Lowry And DeMar DeRozan: We Are Trash

yesterdaySports : Deadspin

The Toronto Raptors have hit a bit of a rough patch this month, and the team's struggles have a lot to do with backcourt duo Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan playing like trash. Their words, not mine! Read more...

What Are We Being Ordered To Care About Instead Of That Goddamn Dress?

yesterdaySports : Deadspin

The Rule of the Internet is that when people argue about something silly, like the color of a goddamn dress, an army of remarkably irritating people will amass to counter that phenomenon and remind you that you are a shallow cock for worrying about the color of a dress. Let's meet these smarm merchants now, shall we? Read more...

Teuvo!

yesterdaySports : Deadspin

Alright, so maybe it's unrealistic to expect Blackhawks prospect Teuvo Teravainen to fill the skates and the scoresheets of the injured Patrick Kane. But the heralded 20-year-old, in his return to the big club, scored on his very first shift. And it was nasty. Read more...

Paul George Is Practicing Again

yesterdaySports : Deadspin

Pacers star forward Paul George participated in a full practice with his team for the first time si nce gruesomely snapping his leg in a FIBA World Cup scrimmage this past summer. There's still no official timetable for when he might be ready to play in a game, but it is possible that he'll be back on the floor before the end of this season. Read more...

An oral history of the 2010 Olympic gold-medal game.

yesterdaySports : Deadspin

An oral history of the 2010 Olympic gold-medal game. I'm sure the part after Zach Parise tied things up is as good as the rest of the piece, but I stopped reading there. Read more...

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