D-backs hold Chase Field’s first cow milk-off for a good cause
Haboob Blog | May 23, 2017 3:36 pm
There was a charitable reason the Arizona Diamondbacks held Chase Field’s first cow milk-off on Tuesday.
Aaron Rodgers saves the day, gets students out of exam with retweet
Haboob Blog | May 20, 2017 6:01 am
Perhaps one teacher now regrets the deal she made with her students, who got out of an exam when Packers QB Aaron Rodgers gave them a re-tweet on Twitter.
Big Baller Brand accused of plagiarism by Argentine company
Haboob Blog | May 19, 2017 3:30 pm
The Ball family has been at the center of controversy for a while, but it appears that the reach of that controversy has extended down to South America.
Shaq plays pick-up with regular folks, thinks he’s playing Chris Dudley
Haboob Blog | May 18, 2017 9:13 pm
Shaquille O’Neal plays regular pick-up games like he does NBA games, and that means he was shoving people out of his way a la his famous Chris Dudley play.
Cubs pitcher John Lackey eats children — wait, what?
Haboob Blog | May 17, 2017 12:42 pm
We find it very unlikely that this statistic shown on the screen during John Lackey’s recent outing against the Cincinnati Reds is accurate.
Suns fans felt a familiar pain after the 2017 NBA Draft Lottery
Haboob Blog | May 16, 2017 6:35 pm
The Phoenix Suns, who have never picked first, will select fourth in the 2017 NBA Draft after the Lakers and Sixers jumped over them in the lottery.
The Celtics’ Kelly Olynyk is not the NBA playoff hero we expected
Haboob Blog | May 15, 2017 7:57 pm
The Celtics’ Kelly Olynyk playing hero in Game 7 against the Washington Wizards certainly wasn’t something easily predicted in these NBA playoffs.
Tom Brady doesn’t believe in curses, graces new Madden cover
Haboob Blog | May 12, 2017 7:57 pm
Brady said he doesn’t believe in curses, and decided to flirt with danger in a video on his Facebook page by smashing a mirror and walking under a ladder.
Mike D’Antoni gets roasted after another series loss to Gregg Popovich and the Spurs
Haboob Blog | May 11, 2017 7:57 pm
Houston Rockets head coach Mike D’Antoni is 32-38 in his playoff career. Against the San Antonio Spurs and Gregg Popovich? 6-20.
Arizona man is actually not Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander
Haboob Blog | May 10, 2017 10:17 pm
A man taking in the Arizona Diamondbacks’ game against the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday turned out not to be pitcher Justin Verlander.
Snake freaks out D-backs’ Triple-A players in the middle of a game
Haboob Blog | May 10, 2017 4:59 pm
When his Triple-A Reno team was in Sacramento taking on the Rivers Cats on Monday, Jack Reinheimer happened upon a small snake near second base.
Sports Illustrated trolls Mets’ Harvey with ‘Ferris Bueller’ video
Haboob Blog | May 9, 2017 7:02 am
New York Mets pitcher Matt Harvey was recently suspended by his own team for failing to show up to a game. So Sports Illustrated played him on Twitter.
Soccer linesman gets sick, crowd cheers and referee shows red card
Haboob Blog | May 8, 2017 7:49 pm
The rigors of soccer — also known as football, to many — can be taxing on the body. But the physical strain of the sport hit one ref right in the gut.
D-backs announcers freak out over lightning strike during weather delay in Colorado
Haboob Blog | May 7, 2017 3:01 pm
The Arizona Diamondbacks and Colorado Rockies nearly made it through their game Sunday afternoon before some major lightning hit Coors Field.