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4 of the Strangest Things to Happen in Basketball

4 of the Strangest Things to Happen in Basketball

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Basketball is a fast-paced and hectic sport full of larger than life characters – often quite literally. Personalities (and bodies) clash on the court, and it isn’t surprising that the sport has produced some truly surreal moments. Some odd moments have shocked people in the bleachers and left people staring at their basketball live streaming service in disbelief. Here are some of the strangest things to happen in the world of basketball. The 2014 Shoe War Conventionally, basketball is played with, well, a ball. In a 2014 game between the Golden State Warriors and the Dallas Mavericks, a parallel sport was played – with Marreese Speights’ shoe. Speights lost his shoe during play and was forced to hobble around awkwardly while opposition players tossed it around in order to thwart ...
Tennis News:Gaming Tips for Australian Open

Tennis News:Gaming Tips for Australian Open

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2021 Aussie Open Unlike Any Other The first of the four Grand Slam events will take place on February 7th through the 21st and more than a quarter of the players have been confined to their respective hotel rooms due to coronavirus cases that were detected on three of the 17 charter flights. More than a thousand people were being lifted into several of the major metropolitan Australian airports when it occurred. In order to allow the competitors to better prepare, several changes have been made to the lead-in events, “This has been a particularly challenging time for the athletes in hard lockdown and we, along with the WTA and ATP, aim to do everything we can to help," Australian Open tournament director Craig Tiley said. "These changes to the lead-in events have been made to give...
Super Bowl History: Winners and Memorable Moments

Super Bowl History: Winners and Memorable Moments

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Over the past 50 years, there have been more than a few Super Bowls that can only be described as epic and unforgettable. In fairness, there have also been a few Super Bowls that were absolute duds in terms of entertainment value. However, most of the recent Super Bowls have been close and compelling games. Either way, when you buy Super Bowl tickets, there’s always a chance that you’ll be there to witness history. With that in mind, let’s look back at some of the most memorable moments in Super Bowl history. Titans Come Up One Yard Short (Super Bowl XXXIV) With the Titans trailing 23-16 and time running out, late quarterback Steve McNair helped Tennessee orchestrate a drive into the red zone. On what would end up being the final play of the game, McNair threw a short pass to Kevin D...
Should You Choose Jet Ski to Stay Fit and Happy?

Should You Choose Jet Ski to Stay Fit and Happy?

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Jets skies, also widely known as personal watercraft (PWC), are famous for a wide range of water activities. Initially, this vehicle’s name belonged to a Kawasaki model, a pioneer of high-speed small vessels for sports and entertainment. The jet ski resembles snowboards with their construction, sliding on water instead of snowdrifts. The runabout is the best way to indulge in a day of adventures and adrenaline excitement, especially when it comes to Miami jet skis. Health Benefits from Regular Jet Skiing PWC-related watersports bring a lot of fun and help people stay strong and healthy. Thrill-seekers may combine the pleasant with the useful, increasing their happiness with a trim body and good health. So, why is jet skiing valid? It stabilizes blood circulation. Oxygen and n...
PGA tour, country club and golf course facts

PGA tour, country club and golf course facts

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The PGA Tour schedule has some rich traditions that give glimpses into not only the history of golf but also the history of the locations where tournaments are held. Waialea Country Club, on Oahu, site of what is now known as the Sony Open in Hawaii, is one of those. Tourism? In Hawaii? As the PGATour website explains, the Royal Hawaiian Hotel and Waialea Golf Course, which opened for play in 1927, were built as part of a promotion to develop luxury travel to Hawaii. Given its position as one of today's top tourist destinations, it’s difficult to imagine that Hawaii tourism ever needed a boost to get off the ground. Waialea stands as a reminder that even a paradise-like Hawaii needed some in putting itself on the map, so to speak. The venerable old Waialea grounds, upon which ...
US Open: Serena Williams defeated in semi-final by Azarenka

US Open: Serena Williams defeated in semi-final by Azarenka

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US Open: The start was favorable for Serena Williams in the US Open semi-final on Thursday, but her left ankle injury pressurized to get defeated by 1-6 6-3 6-3 against Victoria Azarenka. The US Open final match is scheduled to be played on Saturday against Japanese Naomi Osaka. The Belarusian Victoria Azarenka last won a grand slam seven years ago. She said, "Mentally I'm in such a different place... I think seven years ago, after I won the Australian Open and stuff, and playing kind of consistently with good results, it was kind of expected for me to be in the final. I don't think that was the case this year." Ahead of the US Open final match between Victoria Azarenka and Naomi Osaka, let us discuss some of the competitive Strategies needed in tennis. Although many tou...