Sometimes, the most valuable player doesn’t need to be on the field.When the Boston Red Sox play an exhibition game Tuesday against Boston College, both teams will be wearing No. 3 jerseys in support of Pete Frates, the former BC team captain who wore that number and later helped popularize the Ice Bucket Challenge while fighting ALS.
Welcome to Big Monday! We'll bring you live coverage as No. 14 Baylor hits the road for a huge late-season game against in-state rival Texas. The Bears (22-7, 10-6 Big 12) are playing some of their best basketball of the season and are the winners of four straight. Show More Summary
That's it. No need to play the games. We can just call this whole thing now Danny Espinosa's mustache already won the 2015 Major League Baseball season, which hasn't even officially started yet See also: Is this the funniest photo in...Show More Summary
When a team is looking to pull off an upset, plays like this one by UConn's Rodney Purvis provide a nice spark. Early in the second half of Sunday's game against No. 21 SMU, Purvis blew by one Mustangs defender and exploded to the rim. Show More Summary
After a big loss, Morris calls out the Phoenix fanbase. The Suns played a miserable game from start to finish against the Spurs on Saturday, shooting 20.3 percent in the first three quarters and losing 101-74 at home. One of the problems...Show More Summary
Sorry to break it to you, but your dog probably has no recollection of that fun game of fetch the two of you played yesterday. And that yummy treat you gave him just minutes ago? Even that has probably gone poof! The truth is, a dog's memory just isn't very good. Show More Summary
It's no secret that pop sensations Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran are good friends, but this week their knowledge of each other was put to the test. BBC Radio 1's Nick Grimshaw had the duo play a game of "Eds or Taylz" in which they were...Show More Summary
Launching a video game has become a challenge akin to launching a major feature film. Tons of money is invested up front, a release date is set, and gamers play. One ambitious videogame CEO, however, is taking a risk and turning this...Show More Summary
It’s no surprise that some Green Bay Packers fans felt like they wanted to kill ex-tight end Brandon Bostick after he botched an onside kick recovery in the NFC Championship game against the Seattle Seahawks last month. But it might be a surprise to know that some of these nice Midwestern fans apparently meant it. “I […]
No really, you should. If anyone asks why you’re up at 3am playing your favorite shooter-MMO-hybrid, you can point them right to this article and say, “See? See!?” We should all be playing multi-player and co-op games because, like it or not, our business isn’t only about websites. It’s also about people. Others have written […]
Baseball fans know that spring training gets started in February every year. While no games played until later in the spring, the players use those first few weeks to get back into shape after a seasonal break and the coaches have a chance to see how their players, new and old, are working together. The...
It's the team that Vegas doesn't know what to do with. Missouri isn 't favored to win in nearly every game it plays but somehow has pulled off top recruits and 23 wins over the last two seasons, a number eclipsed only by Alabama. ItShow More Summary
Google has built an artificial intelligence system that can learn – and become amazing at – video games all on its own, given no commands but a simple instruction to play titles. The project, detailed by Bloomberg, is the result of research...Show More Summary
Since Google acquired the artificial intelligence company DeepMind for $628 million last year, it's put the software to hard work...playing Atari 2600 video games. But no really, learning how to play 49 different Atari games showcases the promises—and the weaknesses—of DeepMind's software. Read more...
"Elder Scrolls Online," a subscription-only online multi-player role playing game recently announced that it will become free to play by March 17. This means that newcomers who wish to play the game no longer need to pay regular subscription fees, but will still be required to make a one-time purchase of the game's software. Show More Summary
In 1995, No. 1 Massachusetts visited Smith Center to play my George Washington Colonials. President Bill Clinton made the short trip from the White House for the game. The Colonials won, and the court was stormed. I fell and hurt my knee on my way from the stands to the court, but I was a […]
Legend of Zelda Yahtzee - due out late Spring - no price set yet TACDEX: Super Mario - similar to playing War - battle marker that allows you to suddenly change the game dynamics - change from ‘win with a high card’ to ‘win with a low card.’ - two players - ages 8 and up - $9.95 - due out this Winter Thanks to GrubberGamer for the heads up! Link
One advantage of the NHL's trade deadline occurring so late in the season, with most teams having less than 20 games to play before March 2, is it leaves no middle ground. You are either a contender or not by this stage of the year. There...Show More Summary
Scott Wolf from Party of Five was an adorable, all-around good sport on Watch What Happens Live last night. Your teenage crush not only played Andy Cohen's silly trivia games, but also endured Vanderpump Rules cast member Scheana Shay. Read more...
You can start to feel Kentucky freshman Karl-Anthony Towns' NBA draft case strengthening. He's played at least 20 minutes in four of the Wildcats' last six games. And in those four games, he's averaged 16.2 points, 11 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 2.5 blocks. Show More Summary