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Baylor Player Jumps To Defend Art Briles, Attempts To Tweet Through It

4 days agoSports : Deadspin

Baylor junior linebacker Taylor Young is not taking Art Briles’s firing very well. The football player defended his former head coach and even admitted that he was blindly doing so, because college football is all about following the leader. Read more...

Investigation Finds Baylor Made Life Hell For Sexual Assault Accusers

4 days agoSports : Deadspin

The law firm hired to investigate Baylor University’s repeated failure o properly handle sexual assault accusations against its football players has delivered a report, based on which Baylor’s Board of Regents has prepared its Findings of Fact. Show More Summary

This Is Why Billionaire Peter Thiel Wants to End Gawker

4 days agoSports : Deadspin

Why has Silicon Valley billionaire Peter Thiel spent upwards of $10 million funding third-party lawsuits against Gawker? If you believe his interview with the New York Times, Thiel’s willingness to bankroll litigation brought by Hulk...Show More Summary

Don't Miss This Flash Sale on Tiny LED Flashlights

4 days agoSports : Deadspin

Miniature Cree LED flashlights belong in every glovebox and drawer, and you can get two for just $7 today, one of the best deals we’ve ever seen. Read more...

The NHL Threatened To Fine The Lightning If They Didn't Shut Down Their Watch Party 

4 days agoSports : Deadspin

The Tampa Bay Lighting hosted a very well-attended viewing party on Sunday for Game 5 of their Eastern Conference Finals series with Pittsburgh. Thousands went to the public showing (around 8,000 attended an analogous event last year),...Show More Summary

Hell Yeah, Julio Urias Is Coming 

4 days agoSports : Deadspin

The Dodgers just announced that their starting pitcher for tomorrow’s game agains the Mets will be Julio Urias, a 19-year-old prospect who has pitched a grand total of 45 innings at Triple A. That’s not a typical path to the big leagues, and that’s because Urias is anything but typical. Read more...

Tony La Russa Invades Pirates' Broadcast Booth During Game

4 days agoSports : Deadspin

Tuesday’s lopsided Diamondbacks-Pirates game had drama. Arizona’s Jean Segura and Nick Ahmed and Pittsburgh’s David Freese were plunked within three frames, and the Diamondbacks’ chief baseball officer, Tony La Russa, invaded the Pirates’ TV broadcast booth to argue with the commentators about it. Read more...

Reports: Baylor Fires Football Coach Art Briles

4 days agoSports : Deadspin

According to a number of local and national media reports, Baylor University will announce the firing of head football coach Art Briles in just a few minutes: Read more...

Here's The 'Milk List' For The 100th Running Of The Indy 500 

4 days agoSports : Deadspin

The Indianapolis 500 doesn’t greet winners with a big bottle of champagne as most races do. They hand the winner an ice cold bottle of milk. This creates a curious artifact every year : a list of driver’s milk preferences. Who wants the whole experience? Who’d rather water it down? Behold! Here’s this year’s list. Read more...

The Thunder Are What's Wrong With The Warriors

4 days agoSports : Deadspin

So every frontrunner’s favorite twee basketball unicorns, the Golden State Warriors, the best regular-season NBA team of all time, got duffed by a combined 52 points in two blowout losses in Oklahoma City by the Thunder, previously every frontrunner’s favorite twee basketball unicorns. Show More Summary

David Backes Chokes Up Talking About The Blues' Run

4 days agoSports : Deadspin

It was a very good season for a very good Blues team, a balanced roster that did everything well enough to get past two of the conference’s favorites and to make the NHL’s final four, but didn’t do anything quite well enough to make it further. Read more...

Now David Wright Is Publicly Scolding Matt Harvey 

4 days agoSports : Deadspin

Matt Harvey, nominal ace of the New York Mets, didn’t stick around to talk to reporters after his most recent disaster of a start, and the local press reacted to the snub in predictable fashion. Now they have moved into Phase 2 of their war with Harvey by trolling the locker room for teammates willing to talk shit about the struggling pitcher. Show More Summary

The Sharks Are In The Finals, Finally

4 days agoSports : Deadspin

Joe Thornton and Patrick Marleau were the first two picks in the 1997 draft. They’ve played a couple thousand games in teal. They’ve both been captains, and both stripped of the “C” for perceived leadership failures and criticisms that for however good their Sharks were, they were never quite good enough to go all the way. Show More Summary

Report: Minnesota Wrestling Coach Found Students Dealing Xanax, Told Them To Write Essay About It

5 days agoSports : Deadspin

When Minnesota’s wrestling coach found out that a few of his athletes were dealing Xanax out of their dorm, he didn’t tell the university or the police. Instead, he took what was left of the drugs and made the offenders write a one-page essay about their feelings and what they had learned, the Star Tribune reported tonight. Read more...

Jose Bautista Murders Beverage

5 days agoSports : Deadspin

The Blue Jays beat the Yankees tonight and the Blue Jays’ best slugger even had the nerve to take it out on Yankees fans, smashing a beverage (presumably beer?) showering the upper chunk of a section in suds (or maybe soda! who knows!). Read more...

Even Cavs Fans Are Owning The Raptors

5 days agoSports : Deadspin

The Cleveland Cavaliers took a 100-60 lead into the fourth quarter of tonight’s Eastern Conference finals game, and that’s all you need to know and all I’ll say about what’s happening on the court. Or at least with the basketball players...Show More Summary

Compounding Throwing Errors Turn Wild Pitch Into Three Stooges Routine

5 days agoSports : Deadspin

Look, baseball is hard. You have to catch and throw a little tiny white ball past someone who wants to murder it with a stick that was expressly made to murder the ball. If your opponent clobbers it, you have to scramble around and shit. Show More Summary

FiveThirtyEight has a cool breakdown of American soccer fandom and the huge lead Manchester United,

5 days agoSports : Deadspin

FiveThirtyEight has a cool breakdown of American soccer fandom and the huge lead Manchester United, who suck, have. Somehow, Leo Messi only has more American fans than 14 MLS teams. Read more...

A Rowdy Warriors Fan Tried To Fight Charles Barkley Because He Picked The Thunder

5 days agoSports : Deadspin

Warriors fans got to enjoy their team winning a championship last year then 73 regular season games this year, so they’re understandably shaken up by their team’s unfolding capitulation to the mighty Oklahoma City Thunder . When fans...Show More Summary

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