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The actual longest field goal in organized football was kicked by lovesick Swede | Record Book SB Nation
1 years back
Matt Prater may have kicked the longest field goal in the NFL but his 64 yarder is 5 yards shorter than the true longest field goal. Ove Johansson kicked a 69 yard ...
The youngest to 1,000: How LeBron and Kobe reached a scoring milestone in their teens SB Nation
5 days back
How do you score 1000 NBA points before your 20th birthday? Well, it helps to come into the league really young, which hasn't been possible since 2006. And it ...
J.R. Smith's NBA Finals blunder deserves a deep rewind | Warriors vs Cavaliers 2018 SB Nation
2 months back
The Cavaliers and Warriors battled in the NBA Finals four consecutive years. LeBron James versus Steph Curry and the Warriors just became an expected ...
How the Pistons went from the brink of a dynasty to over 10 years without a playoff win | Collapse SB Nation
2 months back
The Detroit Pistons and their president of basketball operations, Joe Dumars, had constructed a magnificent roster that went out every night and performed a ...
Allen Iverson stepping over Tyronn Lue in the NBA Finals requires a deep rewind | 2001 76ers-Lakers SB Nation
4 months back
The 2001 Philadelphia 76ers were doomed. They were a very good team with league MVP Allen Iverson as their leader, but their Finals opponent, the Los ...
The infamous "Malice at the Palace" fight needs a deep rewind | 2004 Pacers-Pistons SB Nation
7 months back
You probably remember plenty about the Malice at the Palace - Ron Artest charging into the stands, Ben Wallace and his brother getting involved, and Jermaine ...
If the NBA let Chris Paul get traded to the Lakers, James Harden wouldn’t be a Rocket SB Nation
9 months back
David Stern infamously blocked a trade in 2011 that would have sent Chris Paul to the Lakers, altering the course of NBA history. Paul ultimately ended up in ...
How NBA offenses got impossible to defend | Drawing Board SB Nation
1 years back
For four straight seasons from 2010 to 2013, no team in the NBA averaged 110 points per game. The 2014-15 Warriors did on their way to the title, then the ...
The Worst NBA Finals: 2002 - Episode 4 SB Nation
2 years back
When you think of the NBA Finals over the years, you likely imagine two juggernaut basketball teams littered with All-Stars and Hall of Famers competing ...
The pitcher who was a drunk, a killer, and an MLB record holder for most home runs given up SB Nation
1 years back
Charlie Sweeney was a pitcher who had a very tumultuous MLB career. He loved to drink and he hated to be taken out of games. This led him to set the record ...
What if the Hornets never traded Kobe Bryant to the Lakers? SB Nation
3 years back
In the wake of Kobe Bryant wrapping up his Hall of Fame career with a scintillating, 60-point outburst reminiscent of yesteryear, it's fair to wonder how his career ...
How the Chicago Bulls self-destructed after Michael Jordan and Phil Jackson left | Collapse SB Nation
3 months back
When the game's best player and best coach leave you in the same offseason, the only way to go is down. Fast. In 1998, the Chicago Bulls won yet another ...
Ray Allen's clutch three-pointer that saved Miami needs a deep rewind | 2013 Spurs-Heat Game 6 SB Nation
1 years back
You probably remember Ray Allen's corner three that kept the Heat alive in the 2013 NBA Finals. But there's a whole mini-universe behind this highlight moment ...
Kevin Garnett was Joakim Noah's idol ... until they had beef | Beef History SB Nation
1 years back
Joakim Noah modeled much of his game after Kevin Garnett, one of his basketball idols growing up. Garnett did things bigs weren't normally doing and played ...
How the NY Giants won two Super Bowls, then became a total mess | Collapse SB Nation
4 months back
When the NY Giants beat the Patriots for their second Super Bowl in five years, it felt like they were in a position to win in any situation. They weren't the best, but ...
A switch-pitcher faced a switch-hitter and chaos ensued | Weird Rules SB Nation
6 months back
Baseball games are already long, so why not just take all the time needed to sort out a rule when there's one-out left in a blowout victory? That's exactly what the ...
Shaq and Olajuwon’s Game 1 battle in the 1995 NBA Finals deserves a deep rewind SB Nation
5 months back
The 1995 Finals had a ton of star power - a very young Shaq and Penny for the top seeded Orlando Magic, Hakeem and Drexler having a mini Phi Slama Jama ...
Michael Jordan's life-saving dunk from Space Jam gets a deep rewind SB Nation
3 months back
Everyone remembers Michael Jordan's arm-stretching dunk from the end of Space Jam. How could you not? It was the most important play of his career, since it ...
How the Marlins accidentally won another World Series in the middle of falling apart | Collapse SB Nation
4 months back
The Florida Marlins became the fastest MLB expansion team to win the World Series when they won it all in 1997, their fifth season in Major League Baseball.
Shaq broke so many baskets that the NBA had to change their rules | Weird Rules SB Nation
9 months back
The NBA had had enough. Shaq broke enough of their baskets, shattered backboards, snapped supports, that they changed their rules and made it so any ...
How the Nets wasted a prime championship opportunity, then fell apart and left the state | Collapse SB Nation
4 months back
In the mid-2000s, the NBA's Western Conference faltered a bit, allowing for the Eastern Conference to swoop in and win a couple championships. Heading into ...
"The Decision" deserves a deep rewind | LeBron James' free agency 2010 SB Nation
1 years back
Everyone remembers "taking my talents to South Beach," but the weeks leading up to The Decision had several twists and turns and rumors that really did make ...
A disgraced ref, the FBI, and the Kings-Lakers 2002 Western Conference Finals conspiracy theory SB Nation
10 months back
When the Kings lost Game 6 of the 2002 Western Conference Finals to the Lakers, Sacramento fans and a lot of the national media immediately thought ...
Quentin Richardson vs. Paul Pierce was a confusing, embarrassingly one-sided NBA feud | Beef History SB Nation
9 months back
In his 13 years in the NBA, Quentin Richardson played for 5 franchises, led the league in three pointers one season, was traded for Darko and Andrea Bargnani, ...
The NBA decided the 1980s with a coin flip | If Then SB Nation
1 years back
In 1979, the Lakers drafted Magic Johnson first overall, but it was far from that easy. The Bulls had a chance at him, he could've returned to college, the Celtics ...
How the Buccaneers fell apart after dominating the 2002 Super Bowl | Collapse SB Nation
4 months back
In 2002, Jon Gruden was hired away from the Oakland Raiders and became the new head coach for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He was hired to take the Bucs ...
Chris Paul annoys everyone, but especially DeMarcus Cousins SB Nation
1 years back
Chris Paul and DeMarcus Cousins are surprisingly similar - both had a reputation for being competitive to a possible fault coming out of college, both struggled ...
The worst quarterbacked game was a cursed display of spectacular ineptitude SB Nation
5 months back
There have been tons of football games where quarterbacks look like they have never thrown a ball in their life, but when Mark Sanchez and Ryan Lindley ...
How pregame dunks used to give the other team a chance to score before tipoff | Weird Rules SB Nation
8 months back
The NCAA used to not let you dunk at all. Then they realized their idiocy and allowed it, but under one condition - it could never be done during dead ball ...
Michael Jordan's "The Shot" demands a deep rewind | Bulls-Cavaliers 1989 NBA Playoffs SB Nation
8 months back
You've probably seen a photo or short clip of Michael Jordan's famous shot over Craig Ehlo that sent the Cavaliers packing in the first round of the 1989 NBA ...
Kobe and Shaq's super-hyped Christmas Day battle gets a deep rewind | 2004 Lakers vs. Heat SB Nation
7 months back
The NBA's Christmas Day tradition has given us plenty of great, down to the wire battles. But the 2004 Heat-Lakers Christmas game had even more drama than ...
Vince Carter’s iconic Dunk Contest deserves a deep rewind | 2000 NBA Slam Dunk Contest SB Nation
5 months back
You may know about Vince Carter's incredible performance at the 2000 NBA Slam Dunk Contest, but do you know how crucial that night was to the future of a ...
How fast can you foul out of an NBA game? | High Score SB Nation
3 weeks back
Why would someone foul out of an NBA game really fast? One of the NBA's strangest leaderboards features all kinds of players who, on one night or another, ...
Dee Gordon’s emotional home run for Jose Fernandez deserves a deep rewind SB Nation
4 months back
When Jose Fernandez passed away unexpectedly, the Marlins and all of MLB were stunned. Ahead of their next game, Miami did all they could to honor their ...
Wimbledon's greatest men's final gets a deep rewind | Federer vs. Nadal 2008 SB Nation
1 years back
Even though Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have combined for 20 Slams since, their epic battle in the 2008 Wimbledon men's final remains a defining point in ...
The Bob Emergency: a study of athletes named Bob, Part I | Chart Party SB Nation
3 months back
More than 10000 people named Bob have entered the world of sports. Today, there are only nine. Bobs are special people, and in losing them to retirement, we ...
Russell Westbrook and Patrick Beverley's beef includes knee injuries, Jay-Z quotes, and baby cradles SB Nation
7 months back
Russell Westbrook vs. Patrick Beverley is a pretty straightforward beef. Westbrook arrived in the NBA as a touted lottery pick. Beverley was a stashed ...
The Butt Fumble, Mark Sanchez's greatest legacy, deserves a deep rewind | Jets - Patriots 2012 SB Nation
12 months back
We all remember where we were when we first saw the butt fumble. With his NFL career already gaining heavy downward momentum, Mark Sanchez put a big ...
An NBA player once played for both teams in the same game. We can explain. | Weird Rules SB Nation
3 months back
When the 76ers and Nets played in 1978, it felt like any other game. But after referee Richie Powers started giving out technicals to everyone in sight, it went off ...
The 2011 USA-Japan Women's World Cup final had a wild finish that needs a deep rewind SB Nation
3 weeks back
The 2011 Women's World Cup in Germany was a rollercoaster, and that includes the two teams that made it to the final. Still mourning the effects of a devastating ...
Antonio Brown's beef with Ben Roethlisberger was heated, sudden, and so avoidable SB Nation
3 months back
For more Pennsylvania-based quarterback-wide receiver beef, check out the episode starring Donovan McNabb and Terrell Owens ...
Chris Webber’s ongoing beef with Jalen Rose has kept Michigan’s legendary “Fab Five” from reuniting SB Nation
3 months back
Chris Webber and Jalen Rose were recruiting rivals growing up in Detroit, but that didn't stop them from being close friends. They were so close, in fact, that ...
Gordon Hayward’s half-court attempt for the National Championship deserves a deep rewind SB Nation
4 months back
Duke is leading Butler by two in the closing seconds of the National Championship. The Bulldogs have no timeouts but they still have one final chance at ...
The worst college basketball game was so historically awful, a ranked team scored just 24 points SB Nation
4 months back
Do you ever forget where you put your keys? Or the name of a friend-of-a-friend? What about how to play a game that you've been practicing, thinking about, ...
Appalachian State’s historic upset over Michigan deserves a deep rewind SB Nation
9 months back
2007 was one of the weirdest seasons in college football, ever. It got started when Appalachian State rolled into Ann Arbor to take on the Michigan Wolverines.
LeBron and the Cavs defied all logic to silence the Warriors SB Nation
3 years back
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David Freese's epic World Series walk-off demands a deep rewind | 2011 Cardinals-Rangers Game 6 SB Nation
1 months back
Against all odds, the St. Louis Cardinals qualified for the 2011 MLB postseason. Against all odds, they reached the 2011 World Series. Against all odds, they ...
Tiki Barber beefed so much with the Giants that everyone forgot how great he was SB Nation
1 months back
Make sure you subscribe to SB Nation and don't forget to hit the bell so you never miss an episode of Beef History. If you actually want to relive the Super Bowl ...