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Video: Japanese baseball player slowly grasping English gives one of the best interviews ever

While his command of the English language still needs a little working on, he more than makes up for it with his enthusiasm. What a guy.

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Video: Japanese baseball player slowly grasping English gives one of the best interviews ever

While his command of the English language still needs a little working on, he more than makes up for it with his enthusiasm. What a guy.

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Video: The top five funnies from the just-finished NBA season

Shaquille O’Neal presents his bloopers of the season.

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Pic: Sports Illustrated’s cover to mark the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing is just great

As the city prepares for this year’s race on Easter Monday, Sports Illustrated produced a special cover to commemorate the strength of Boston and its people.

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Video: Baseball team prank new signing into believing his team-mate is deaf…for over a month

It took Major League Baseball veteran Jeff Francoeur a whole month to realise that he was being pranked.

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Video: Medium-sized ice-hockey player levels giant ice-hockey player with brutal left hook

As the great Homer Simpson once said: “It’s like David and Goliath, only this time David won.”

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Video: NFL star detained in airport for claiming that he had a bomb

San Francisco 49ers star Aldon Smith might be facing a bit of time behind bars after this latest incident

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Video: This incredible indoor somersault catch might be the best American football catch you’ll ever see

Johnny Lester, take a bow. Well, do a few more somersaults first and then take a bow.

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Video: Check out this brilliant hurling-style goal from the KHL ice hockey league

This lad might be a bit of use with a hurl if this goal is anything to go by

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Video: A 7’5″ 18-year-old is ridiculously taller than everyone else in high school basketball

Meet Tacko Fall, a young man who only began playing basketball last year. He might have a future in it.

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Pics: Some of the most gruesome ice-hockey injuries of all time [Warning: Graphic content]

Yep, safe to say ice-hockey is not a sport for the faint-hearted.

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Video: Baseball fan brilliantly uses tub of popcorn to make a perfect catch

Baseball glove, baseball shmove – sure I’ll just use my popcorn bucket instead…

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Pic: Ice-hockey player shows the gruesome aftermath of a puck hitting him full force in the mouth

We highly recommend not reading on if you’re currently eating your lunch. At least you still can eat your lunch. This guy, on the other hand…

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Video: LeBron James threw down a particularly spectacular dunk last night

Poor Ekpe Udoh, there isn’t a basketball player alive who would have stopped that. Boom.

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Video: Check out this amazing GoPro footage of a sky diver landing in a baseball stadium

Being a Navy Seal means you’re a seriously tough b**tard. Sky diving is the least of their worries

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Video: Baseball coach breaks his leg catching the ceremonial Opening Day pitch

In a bizarre incident, Don Baylor went over on his leg awkwardly and ended up with a broken femur

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Vine: Ice hockey player attempts to header the puck into the net

Boston College’s Johnny Gaudreau tries an innovative, and very brave, way to score in ice hockey. We can’t see this catching on.

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Pics: Ice-hockey player suffers horrendously dislocated finger after taking a puck to hand

We’re no doctors or anything but fingers just aren’t supposed to bend that way. Ugh.

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Video: NBA player provides a classic example of why premature celebration is always a bad idea

This man goes by the nickname of Swaggy P, which he gave to himself. That should be all you need to know about him

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Pic: This is why the NFL has banned slam dunk celebrations…

The NFL is quickly gaining a reputation for being the No Fun League as they recently passed a pair of rule proposals that will outlaw dunking the goal posts in celebration for the 2014/15 season.

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Pic: Check out these brilliant Star Wars themed baseball uniforms

Everyone loves Star Wars and baseball, right? Right?

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Video: Relive all the action of the 2013 NFL season in just six minutes

Are your memories of the last NFL season already fading? Here’s a quick refresher course in just six minutes

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Video: Watch this ridiculous dunk from a 6’2″ 12-year-old kid

Our alternative title is: “World’s tallest 12-year-old dominates basketball game”

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Video: Forget March Madness, these are definitely the best slam dunks of the weekend

Feast your eyes on some quality dunking, and we don’t mean donuts

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Pic: Baseball player shares crazy post-op picture of his head after being hit in the face by ball

Aroldis Chapman needed surgery after being hit in the face with a baseball during a game last week. This is what they did to repair the damage caused.

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Video: San Jose Sharks make an incredible gesture to teenage fan with life-threatening heart condition

This is going to hit you right in the feels folks; we think there’s something in our eye.

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A billion dollar maybe; Why you should definitely get into March Madness this year

There is a lot wrong with college sport in America, but the NCAA’s end-of-season basketball tournament is all but perfect.

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GIF: Baseball umpire takes an incredibly painful hit to the groin

This is one that he will definitely, definitely be feeling this morning

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Pics: The Under Armour ‘Alter Ego’ superhero boots look class

Under Armour’s latest range of footwear won’t give you superhuman abilities, but at least they’ll make you look (kind of) like one.

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Minor League Baseball team designs radical Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles jerseys

Novelty jerseys are all the rage with Minor League teams at the moment and the Fresno Grizzlies from California may have designed the best novelty jersey yet.

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