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The Reason WNBA Stars like Brittney Griner Play Basketball Overseas? Money NBA The Reason WNBA Stars like Brittney Griner Play Basketball Overseas? Money , Contributor 6:45pm, May 23

In early March of 2022, news of WNBA superstar Brittney Griner being detained in Russia surfaced. The reason for her…

The 12 Best Ukrainian-Born Athletes Ever Boxing The 12 Best Ukrainian-Born Athletes Ever , 12:05am, March 5

Ukraine is a proud sovereign nation of 44 million people, as recent events have proven pretty conclusively. Once a part…

Anna Kournikova Started a Family With a Famous Singer After Tennis National Anna Kournikova Started a Family With a Famous Singer After Tennis , The League 11:00am, July 10

Anna Kournikova. It's a name practically synonymous with heat. From her serves to her outfits, Kournikova was hot. She came…

Female Fighter Knocks Out 529-Pound Man in First Round MMA Female Fighter Knocks Out 529-Pound Man in First Round , Staff Writer 12:19pm, December 2

First-round knockouts in UFC matches are far too common. Francis Ngannou once ended a fight with one swift uppercut punch.…

Powerlifter Breaks Both Knees Squatting Almost 900 Pounds National Powerlifter Breaks Both Knees Squatting Almost 900 Pounds , Staff Writer 12:32pm, August 14

I'm gonna warn you now: This video isn't for the faint of heart. It's easily every powerlifter, weight lifter and…

Slap Fighting is Breaking The Internet, And It’s Amazing Fights Slap Fighting is Breaking The Internet, And It’s Amazing , 4:19pm, May 12

Donkey basketball matches clueless riders with over-worked farm animals for complete mayhem. The International Pancake Day Race pits America vs.…

Man Spends 10 Hours Running 155 Miles Around His Bed National Man Spends 10 Hours Running 155 Miles Around His Bed , 12:07pm, April 22

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian man in the far eastern city of Vladivostok ran circles around his bed for more…

Russia Banned from 2020 Olympics Over Doping Scandal Olympics Russia Banned from 2020 Olympics Over Doping Scandal , 10:16am, December 9

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Russia was slapped Monday with a four-year ban from international sports events, including next summer's Tokyo…

Russian Hockey Team Gives AK-47 to Player of the Game, Because Why Not? NHL Russian Hockey Team Gives AK-47 to Player of the Game, Because Why Not? , 5:49pm, September 12

Hockey players are different breeds, man. They play games despite frozen discs clapping them in the mouth and knocking their…

New Evidence Reveals FIFA Knew Russia Cheated and Did Nothing Soccer New Evidence Reveals FIFA Knew Russia Cheated and Did Nothing 5:29pm, June 25

Russia, playing host to the 2018 FIFA World Cup, finds itself thrust onto the world stage in an attempt to…