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Napoli fan wins $3,000 for seeing banners badmouthing his city

Napoli fan wins $3,000 for seeing banners badmouthing his city

King Ing August 6, 2008 1

Italian soccer club Inter Milan has to pay $3,000 to a Napoli fan for “existential damage” caused by banners calling Naples the “sewer of Italy” displayed at San Siro last October. “Ciao cholera sufferers!”

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Mitch Maier kind of robs Jason Bay of a home run

Mitch Maier kind of robs Jason Bay of a home run

King Ing August 6, 2008 0

A similar play happened earlier this year when Kevin Youklis hit a ball that Johnny Damon nearly caught. In that game, the ball spun on top of the wall before dropping down. Now last

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The United States Masked Marauders

The United States Masked Marauders

California Correspondent August 5, 2008 0

With the Olympics starting in just a few days, US cyclicsts have been spotted rolling into Beijing sporting specially designed surgical-type masks to protect them from the air pollution. These masks raise three questions

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Jocks with a start-up itch

Jocks with a start-up itch

California Correspondent August 5, 2008 1

By way of Valleywag (Deadspin’s sister site) comes a list of the worst athlete-funded start-ups of all time, including: WePlay.com: Peyton Manning, Derek Jeter and LeBron James this week announced they’ve thrown $8.6 million

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Who do the Yanks call up for Joba?

Who do the Yanks call up for Joba?

California Correspondent August 5, 2008 4

Last night Joba Chamberlain strained his shoulder and could be out for a game or more. With the Yankee’s struggling rotation, who do they call up? Peter Abraham has a list of top contenders,

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British motorcycle racer Craig Jones dies from crash

British motorcycle racer Craig Jones dies from crash

King Ing August 5, 2008 1

British World Supersport rider Craig Jones died in hospital following his crash at Brands Hatch on Sunday. Jones was challenging for the lead when he suddenly fell off his bike and then was hit

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Who’s The Biggest Douche in Sports?

Who’s The Biggest Douche in Sports?

Justin August 5, 2008 6

We’ve had a little break from our douchefest, but it’s time to jump right back into the competition by presenting our next candidate. But first, here’s a rundown of the first six nominees. Candidate

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Manny Ramirez Animated Hollywood Press Conference

Manny Ramirez Animated Hollywood Press Conference

King Ing August 4, 2008 0

Pete Handelman comes up with this funny little piece on Manny Ramirez and his new sizzling start in Los Angeles

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Jessica Simpson loves stripping on the webcam

Jessica Simpson loves stripping on the webcam

King Ing August 4, 2008 1

My guess is Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo doesn’t mind sitting in front of his laptop when girlfriend Jessica Simpson decides to dance on her webcam. “Jess has no problem showing Tony her favourite

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AC Milan’s Kalac shows you how not to play goal

AC Milan’s Kalac shows you how not to play goal

King Ing August 4, 2008 1

In the third/forth place game of the Russian Railways Cup, Chelsea defeated an undermanned AC Milan squad 5-0. The Blues played a great game, but the story was AC Millan’s goalkeeper Kalac and his

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